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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 101 118 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +18
Permanent jobs citing BDD 112 95 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.35% 1.95% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.27% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 91 36
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 £37,850 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4218 4177 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.32% 85.73% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3360 3303 2283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 106 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Bradford -20 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £37,500 -
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 172 (89.12%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (83.42%) TDD
3 87 (45.08%) SQL
4 81 (41.97%) JavaScript
5 76 (39.38%) Scrum
6 71 (36.79%) C#
7 69 (35.75%) HTML
8 68 (35.23%) .NET
8 68 (35.23%) MVC
9 67 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (34.20%) PHP
10 66 (34.20%) Java
11 62 (32.12%) CSS
12 59 (30.57%) OO
13 57 (29.53%) Software Engineering
14 51 (26.42%) Linux
14 51 (26.42%) MySQL
15 45 (23.32%) Web Services
16 43 (22.28%) Unit Testing
17 42 (21.76%) Kanban
18 40 (20.73%) Automated Testing
19 36 (18.65%) Ruby
19 36 (18.65%) XML
19 36 (18.65%) Relational Database
20 34 (17.62%) Windows
21 33 (17.10%) SQL Server
21 33 (17.10%) SDLC
22 31 (16.06%) Open Source
23 30 (15.54%) Retail
23 30 (15.54%) Mentoring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (11.40%) Node.js
2 7 (3.63%) Apache
3 6 (3.11%) NServiceBus
4 4 (2.07%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.07%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (6.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.07%) IaaS
4 4 (2.07%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.74%) Internet
2 6 (3.11%) Broadband
3 4 (2.07%) HTTP
3 4 (2.07%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (26.42%) MySQL
2 36 (18.65%) Relational Database
3 33 (17.10%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.81%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (6.74%) Redis
7 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (5.18%) Big Data
9 6 (3.11%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.59%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.07%) HBase
11 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) Cucumber
2 20 (10.36%) Maven
3 15 (7.77%) Selenium
4 14 (7.25%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (4.66%) JUnit
7 8 (4.15%) Behat
8 7 (3.63%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.63%) Moq
8 7 (3.63%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.59%) JMeter
9 5 (2.59%) NeoLoad
10 4 (2.07%) Grunt
10 4 (2.07%) Mockito
11 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.55%) Subversion
12 2 (1.04%) HP UFT
12 2 (1.04%) Xcode
12 2 (1.04%) RSpec
General
1 30 (15.54%) Retail
2 26 (13.47%) Finance
3 17 (8.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.15%) Games
5 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.07%) Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (52.85%) Developer
2 28 (14.51%) Software Engineer
2 28 (14.51%) PHP Developer
3 25 (12.95%) Applications Developer
4 23 (11.92%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.84%) Senior PHP Developer
6 18 (9.33%) Senior Applications Developer
7 17 (8.81%) Web Developer
8 16 (8.29%) Software Developer
9 15 (7.77%) Automation Engineer
10 12 (6.22%) .NET Developer
11 11 (5.70%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.70%) Tester
11 11 (5.70%) Lead Software Engineer
12 9 (4.66%) Front-End Developer
12 9 (4.66%) Analyst
12 9 (4.66%) Test Engineer
13 8 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (4.15%) QA Engineer
13 8 (4.15%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (35.75%) HTML
2 68 (35.23%) .NET
3 62 (32.12%) CSS
4 45 (23.32%) Web Services
5 36 (18.65%) XML
6 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET
6 29 (15.03%) HTML5
7 26 (13.47%) Symfony
8 25 (12.95%) Doctrine
9 23 (11.92%) RESTful
9 23 (11.92%) AngularJS
10 22 (11.40%) jQuery
11 21 (10.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (9.84%) Spring
13 18 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (8.29%) CSS3
16 13 (6.74%) WinForms
16 13 (6.74%) WCF
16 13 (6.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.81%) NHS
2 9 (4.66%) RIA
2 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.63%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.07%) Replication
6 3 (1.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.04%) Online Games
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.42%) Linux
2 34 (17.62%) Windows
3 14 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 13 (6.74%) CoreOS
4 13 (6.74%) Android
5 6 (3.11%) UNIX
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (89.12%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (83.42%) TDD
3 76 (39.38%) Scrum
4 68 (35.23%) MVC
5 67 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (30.57%) OO
7 57 (29.53%) Software Engineering
8 43 (22.28%) Unit Testing
9 42 (21.76%) Kanban
10 40 (20.73%) Automated Testing
11 33 (17.10%) SDLC
12 31 (16.06%) Open Source
13 30 (15.54%) Mentoring
14 28 (14.51%) Test Automation
15 22 (11.40%) DevOps
16 20 (10.36%) Coaching
17 17 (8.81%) Line Management
18 15 (7.77%) Test Scripting
18 15 (7.77%) Mobile Development
19 14 (7.25%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (45.08%) SQL
2 81 (41.97%) JavaScript
3 71 (36.79%) C#
4 66 (34.20%) Java
4 66 (34.20%) PHP
5 36 (18.65%) Ruby
6 22 (11.40%) Python
7 21 (10.88%) C++
7 21 (10.88%) T-SQL
8 13 (6.74%) Scala
8 13 (6.74%) Go
9 10 (5.18%) Groovy
10 8 (4.15%) VB6
10 8 (4.15%) VBScript
10 8 (4.15%) VB
10 8 (4.15%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.59%) XQuery
12 4 (2.07%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.55%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (7.77%) Degree
2 5 (2.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (6.74%) Docker
2 7 (3.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.07%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.07%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (6.74%) Puppet
1 13 (6.74%) Vagrant
1 13 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (6.74%) Ansible
1 13 (6.74%) Salt
1 13 (6.74%) Nagios
2 4 (2.07%) ZABBIX
2 4 (2.07%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (14.51%) Zend
2 22 (11.40%) Oracle
3 15 (7.77%) Google
4 13 (6.74%) SaltStack
4 13 (6.74%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.74%) VMware
4 13 (6.74%) Splunk
5 4 (2.07%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.07%) New Relic
6 2 (1.04%) Perforce
7 1 (0.52%) Intel
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter
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