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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 100 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 113 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.42% 1.42% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.68% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 68 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
Yorkshire

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
4167 4109 3101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.21% 84.63% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3322 3182 2444
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +38 103 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bradford -5 3 £60,000 +114.28%
Halifax - 1 £42,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £37,500 -
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 171 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (80.95%) TDD
3 86 (45.50%) JavaScript
4 77 (40.74%) Java
5 72 (38.10%) Scrum
6 71 (37.57%) HTML
6 71 (37.57%) SQL
7 70 (37.04%) PHP
8 66 (34.92%) Continuous Integration
9 63 (33.33%) CSS
10 61 (32.28%) MySQL
11 59 (31.22%) .NET
12 58 (30.69%) C#
12 58 (30.69%) Linux
13 55 (29.10%) MVC
14 49 (25.93%) Software Engineering
15 46 (24.34%) Ruby
16 44 (23.28%) OO
17 41 (21.69%) Kanban
17 41 (21.69%) Open Source
18 39 (20.63%) Unit Testing
18 39 (20.63%) Web Services
18 39 (20.63%) XML
19 38 (20.11%) Automated Testing
20 33 (17.46%) Mentoring
21 32 (16.93%) Relational Database
22 31 (16.40%) SDLC
23 30 (15.87%) Cucumber
23 30 (15.87%) Node.js
23 30 (15.87%) C++

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (15.87%) Node.js
2 7 (3.70%) Apache
3 4 (2.12%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.12%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.06%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.06%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.12%) IaaS
4 4 (2.12%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.59%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.99%) Internet
2 6 (3.17%) Broadband
3 4 (2.12%) HTTP
3 4 (2.12%) DNS
4 2 (1.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.28%) MySQL
2 32 (16.93%) Relational Database
3 23 (12.17%) MongoDB
4 21 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 19 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (10.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (9.52%) Redis
7 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.17%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.17%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.12%) HBase
9 4 (2.12%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.06%) Big Data
10 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (15.87%) Cucumber
2 29 (15.34%) Maven
3 28 (14.81%) Selenium
4 20 (10.58%) Jenkins
5 15 (7.94%) Git (software)
6 14 (7.41%) JUnit
7 12 (6.35%) Behat
8 9 (4.76%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.65%) JMeter
10 5 (2.65%) NeoLoad
10 5 (2.65%) JBehave
11 4 (2.12%) Mockito
11 4 (2.12%) Grunt
11 4 (2.12%) Xcode
12 3 (1.59%) Subversion
12 3 (1.59%) PHPUnit
13 2 (1.06%) JIRA
13 2 (1.06%) Hudson
13 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (13.23%) Retail
2 17 (8.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (7.94%) Finance
4 12 (6.35%) Games
5 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.17%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 90 (47.62%) Developer
2 25 (13.23%) Software Engineer
2 25 (13.23%) Senior Developer
3 24 (12.70%) PHP Developer
4 21 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 18 (9.52%) Senior Applications Developer
5 18 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
6 17 (8.99%) Test Engineer
7 15 (7.94%) Automation Engineer
8 14 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.41%) .NET Developer
8 14 (7.41%) Analyst
9 11 (5.82%) Lead Software Engineer
10 10 (5.29%) Test Analyst
10 10 (5.29%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.76%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
12 8 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (37.57%) HTML
2 63 (33.33%) CSS
3 59 (31.22%) .NET
4 39 (20.63%) Web Services
4 39 (20.63%) XML
5 28 (14.81%) RESTful
6 27 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 23 (12.17%) HTML5
8 22 (11.64%) Symfony
8 22 (11.64%) jQuery
9 20 (10.58%) Doctrine
10 19 (10.05%) Spring
11 18 (9.52%) JSON
11 18 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (8.47%) CSS3
13 15 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (6.35%) AngularJS
14 12 (6.35%) LAMP
14 12 (6.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) NHS
2 13 (6.88%) RIA
3 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.17%) User Experience
5 6 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.12%) Replication
6 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.06%) Online Games
7 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.69%) Linux
2 27 (14.29%) Windows
3 18 (9.52%) CoreOS
4 14 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 13 (6.88%) Android
6 11 (5.82%) UNIX
7 4 (2.12%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Debian
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (80.95%) TDD
3 72 (38.10%) Scrum
4 66 (34.92%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (29.10%) MVC
6 49 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 44 (23.28%) OO
8 41 (21.69%) Kanban
8 41 (21.69%) Open Source
9 39 (20.63%) Unit Testing
10 38 (20.11%) Automated Testing
11 33 (17.46%) Mentoring
12 31 (16.40%) SDLC
13 29 (15.34%) Test Automation
14 23 (12.17%) DevOps
15 22 (11.64%) Coaching
16 21 (11.11%) Test Scripting
17 19 (10.05%) Line Management
17 19 (10.05%) Regression Testing
18 18 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (45.50%) JavaScript
2 77 (40.74%) Java
3 71 (37.57%) SQL
4 70 (37.04%) PHP
5 58 (30.69%) C#
6 46 (24.34%) Ruby
7 30 (15.87%) Python
7 30 (15.87%) C++
8 18 (9.52%) Scala
8 18 (9.52%) Go
9 9 (4.76%) Groovy
9 9 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.17%) XQuery
10 6 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.65%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.65%) VB6
11 5 (2.65%) VBScript
11 5 (2.65%) VB
11 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.82%) ISEB
1 11 (5.82%) Degree
2 6 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.29%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (9.52%) Docker
2 4 (2.12%) HDFS
2 4 (2.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (9.52%) Puppet
1 18 (9.52%) Vagrant
1 18 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (9.52%) Ansible
1 18 (9.52%) Salt
1 18 (9.52%) Nagios
2 4 (2.12%) ZABBIX
2 4 (2.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (15.87%) Oracle
2 24 (12.70%) Zend
3 22 (11.64%) Google
4 18 (9.52%) VMware
4 18 (9.52%) Splunk
4 18 (9.52%) SaltStack
5 6 (3.17%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.12%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.12%) New Relic
7 2 (1.06%) Perforce
8 1 (0.53%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £650,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago