The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 41 67 130
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +63
Permanent jobs citing BDD 187 169 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.24% 3.85% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 4.35% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 159 157 92
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3197 3885 4397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.55% 88.56% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 3233 3539
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the West Yorkshire region.

BDD Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +14 166 £45,750 +10.24% 12
Halifax - 18 £40,000 - 2
Bradford +9 2 £33,750 - 4
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 282 (88.96%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (88.01%) TDD
3 153 (48.26%) C#
4 116 (36.59%) .NET
5 111 (35.02%) Java
6 109 (34.38%) Selenium
7 104 (32.81%) Scrum
8 92 (29.02%) JavaScript
9 85 (26.81%) Test Automation
10 77 (24.29%) ISEB
11 76 (23.97%) MVC
12 71 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (21.14%) Finance
13 67 (21.14%) Cucumber
14 66 (20.82%) Automated Testing
15 64 (20.19%) ASP.NET
16 62 (19.56%) Jenkins
17 59 (18.61%) ISTQB
18 58 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC
19 57 (17.98%) OO
20 52 (16.40%) SDLC
21 51 (16.09%) System Integration Testing
21 51 (16.09%) SQL
22 50 (15.77%) HTML
23 48 (15.14%) Test Scripting
24 47 (14.83%) SoapUI
25 46 (14.51%) SQL Server
26 44 (13.88%) XML
26 44 (13.88%) Software Engineering
27 41 (12.93%) CSS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.58%) NServiceBus
2 4 (1.26%) Umbraco
3 3 (0.95%) Apache
3 3 (0.95%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.95%) Confluence
3 3 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.63%) IIS
4 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.99%) GitHub
2 9 (2.84%) G Suite
2 9 (2.84%) Office 365
2 9 (2.84%) Slack
3 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.63%) IaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Loggly
5 2 (0.63%) SaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) HTTP
2 4 (1.26%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 19 (5.99%) MySQL
4 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.15%) CouchDB
6 8 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.21%) Redis
7 7 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.63%) Big Data
10 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.63%) HBase
10 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.63%) Riak
11 1 (0.32%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 109 (34.38%) Selenium
2 67 (21.14%) Cucumber
3 62 (19.56%) Jenkins
4 47 (14.83%) SoapUI
5 35 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (10.41%) Git (software)
6 33 (10.41%) WebDriver
7 31 (9.78%) JMeter
8 22 (6.94%) SpecFlow
9 14 (4.42%) FitNesse
10 13 (4.10%) JUnit
11 12 (3.79%) JIRA
11 12 (3.79%) Visual Studio
12 11 (3.47%) Maven
13 10 (3.15%) TeamCity
14 9 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.84%) LoadRunner
15 8 (2.52%) Appium
15 8 (2.52%) Buildbot
15 8 (2.52%) Ranorex
General
1 67 (21.14%) Finance
2 21 (6.62%) Retail
3 19 (5.99%) Advertising
4 11 (3.47%) Banking
5 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.95%) Games
7 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 113 (35.65%) Developer
2 63 (19.87%) Test Engineer
3 51 (16.09%) .NET Developer
4 50 (15.77%) C# Developer
5 49 (15.46%) Analyst
6 44 (13.88%) Test Analyst
7 40 (12.62%) Tester
8 38 (11.99%) Automation Tester
9 36 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (9.46%) Test Automation Engineer
11 28 (8.83%) Senior Developer
12 26 (8.20%) Software Engineer
13 19 (5.99%) Software Developer
14 18 (5.68%) Java Developer
15 16 (5.05%) Automation Test Analyst
16 15 (4.73%) .NET Software Developer
16 15 (4.73%) Development Engineer
16 15 (4.73%) Senior Test Engineer
16 15 (4.73%) Software Development Engineer
16 15 (4.73%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (36.59%) .NET
2 64 (20.19%) ASP.NET
3 58 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (15.77%) HTML
5 44 (13.88%) XML
6 41 (12.93%) CSS
7 38 (11.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (11.67%) .NET Framework
9 32 (10.09%) Entity Framework
10 27 (8.52%) AngularJS
10 27 (8.52%) SOAP
11 23 (7.26%) WPF
12 22 (6.94%) Gherkin
13 21 (6.62%) Node.js
14 18 (5.68%) Web Services
15 16 (5.05%) Spring
16 15 (4.73%) RESTful
17 11 (3.47%) JSON
18 10 (3.15%) Symfony
18 10 (3.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.26%) Virtual Team
4 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.95%) User Experience
5 2 (0.63%) iPad
5 2 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.63%) NHS
5 2 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.32%) Blog
6 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.32%) Fintech
6 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.21%) Apple iOS
2 6 (1.89%) Linux
3 3 (0.95%) Android
4 2 (0.63%) CoreOS
4 2 (0.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) CentOS
5 1 (0.32%) Fedora
5 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (88.96%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (88.01%) TDD
3 104 (32.81%) Scrum
4 85 (26.81%) Test Automation
5 76 (23.97%) MVC
6 71 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (20.82%) Automated Testing
8 57 (17.98%) OO
9 52 (16.40%) SDLC
10 51 (16.09%) System Integration Testing
11 48 (15.14%) Test Scripting
12 44 (13.88%) Software Engineering
13 39 (12.30%) Automation Testing
14 38 (11.99%) Performance Testing
15 36 (11.36%) Kanban
16 35 (11.04%) Software Testing
17 33 (10.41%) Mentoring
18 32 (10.09%) Configuration Management
19 30 (9.46%) Integration Testing
20 26 (8.20%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (48.26%) C#
2 111 (35.02%) Java
3 92 (29.02%) JavaScript
4 51 (16.09%) SQL
5 36 (11.36%) Python
6 29 (9.15%) Ruby
7 24 (7.57%) PHP
8 18 (5.68%) Scala
9 12 (3.79%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.47%) C
11 10 (3.15%) C++
12 5 (1.58%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.58%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.26%) VB
13 4 (1.26%) VB6
14 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.63%) F#
15 2 (0.63%) Groovy
15 2 (0.63%) Haskell
15 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (24.29%) ISEB
2 59 (18.61%) ISTQB
3 24 (7.57%) Degree
4 18 (5.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 14 (4.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.62%) QA
2 10 (3.15%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (0.63%) Docker
1 2 (0.63%) HDFS
1 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
1 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) Puppet
2 3 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.63%) Ansible
3 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.63%) Nagios
3 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.63%) Salt
3 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.47%) Google
3 9 (2.84%) HP
4 8 (2.52%) Oracle
5 4 (1.26%) Zend
6 3 (0.95%) Splunk
7 2 (0.63%) New Relic
7 2 (0.63%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.63%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.63%) VMware
8 1 (0.32%) Apple
8 1 (0.32%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.32%) TOWER Software
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