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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 97 115 176
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +61
Permanent jobs citing BDD 97 110 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 2.32% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.55% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 82 52
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
3497 4322 4447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.93% 91.01% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 3416 3436
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 91 £43,000 -4.44% 20
Wakefield -11 2 £26,500 -29.33%
Halifax -12 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 167 (86.53%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (79.27%) TDD
3 85 (44.04%) C#
4 77 (39.90%) Scrum
5 73 (37.82%) Java
6 72 (37.31%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (33.16%) .NET
8 56 (29.02%) Selenium
9 55 (28.50%) Cucumber
10 46 (23.83%) SQL Server
10 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
11 43 (22.28%) Finance
11 43 (22.28%) Jenkins
12 42 (21.76%) Software Engineering
13 40 (20.73%) MVC
14 38 (19.69%) SQL
15 36 (18.65%) Ruby
16 33 (17.10%) HTML
17 32 (16.58%) OO
18 31 (16.06%) ASP.NET
18 31 (16.06%) Open Source
18 31 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (15.54%) Automated Testing
20 29 (15.03%) AngularJS
21 28 (14.51%) Git (software)
22 27 (13.99%) WebDriver
22 27 (13.99%) Puppet
23 26 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
23 26 (13.47%) WPF
24 25 (12.95%) 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 3 (1.55%) CMS
2 2 (1.04%) Confluence
2 2 (1.04%) Drupal
2 2 (1.04%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.04%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.11%) Google Apps
3 6 (3.11%) Office 365
3 6 (3.11%) PaaS
3 6 (3.11%) Slack
4 5 (2.59%) GitHub
5 2 (1.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.22%) Internet
2 6 (3.11%) HTTP
3 5 (2.59%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.66%) MySQL
4 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.59%) CouchDB
6 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.52%) Redis
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (29.02%) Selenium
2 55 (28.50%) Cucumber
3 43 (22.28%) Jenkins
4 28 (14.51%) Git (software)
5 27 (13.99%) WebDriver
6 19 (9.84%) SoapUI
7 18 (9.33%) SpecFlow
8 14 (7.25%) Travis CI
9 13 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (5.18%) TeamCity
11 9 (4.66%) Appium
12 8 (4.15%) Eclipse
12 8 (4.15%) Jasmine
13 7 (3.63%) FitNesse
13 7 (3.63%) JUnit
14 6 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (3.11%) JMeter
14 6 (3.11%) Maven
14 6 (3.11%) Mockito
14 6 (3.11%) Ranorex
General
1 43 (22.28%) Finance
2 13 (6.74%) Retail
3 4 (2.07%) Electronics
4 2 (1.04%) Advertising
4 2 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Automotive
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (47.67%) Developer
2 32 (16.58%) Analyst
2 32 (16.58%) Test Analyst
3 28 (14.51%) .NET Developer
4 22 (11.40%) Software Engineer
5 21 (10.88%) Java Developer
5 21 (10.88%) Senior Developer
6 20 (10.36%) Automation Test Analyst
7 17 (8.81%) Test Engineer
8 16 (8.29%) C# Software Engineer
9 14 (7.25%) Developer in Test
10 13 (6.74%) .NET Software Engineer
11 12 (6.22%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.18%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.18%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (4.66%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 8 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (33.16%) .NET
2 33 (17.10%) HTML
3 31 (16.06%) ASP.NET
3 31 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (15.03%) AngularJS
5 26 (13.47%) WPF
6 25 (12.95%) CSS
7 24 (12.44%) Node.js
8 23 (11.92%) Web Services
9 21 (10.88%) React
10 20 (10.36%) Spring
11 15 (7.77%) XML
12 13 (6.74%) Hibernate
12 13 (6.74%) SOAP
13 11 (5.70%) Gherkin
13 11 (5.70%) HTML5
14 9 (4.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (4.15%) Polymer
15 8 (4.15%) REST
15 8 (4.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.95%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.07%) iPad
3 4 (2.07%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) RIA
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.88%) Linux
2 13 (6.74%) Windows
3 8 (4.15%) Unix
4 7 (3.63%) VMS
5 3 (1.55%) Android
6 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (86.53%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (79.27%) TDD
3 77 (39.90%) Scrum
4 72 (37.31%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (21.76%) Software Engineering
6 40 (20.73%) MVC
7 32 (16.58%) OO
8 31 (16.06%) Open Source
9 30 (15.54%) Automated Testing
10 23 (11.92%) DevOps
10 23 (11.92%) Pair Programming
11 22 (11.40%) Automation Testing
11 22 (11.40%) Software Testing
12 21 (10.88%) Performance Testing
12 21 (10.88%) Test Automation
13 17 (8.81%) Manual Testing
13 17 (8.81%) SOA
14 16 (8.29%) E-Commerce
15 15 (7.77%) Integration Testing
15 15 (7.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 85 (44.04%) C#
2 73 (37.82%) Java
3 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
4 38 (19.69%) SQL
5 36 (18.65%) Ruby
6 17 (8.81%) PowerShell
7 16 (8.29%) PHP
7 16 (8.29%) Scala
8 13 (6.74%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.18%) C
10 9 (4.66%) C++
10 9 (4.66%) Python
11 7 (3.63%) ES6
12 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.52%) Elixir
13 1 (0.52%) Go
13 1 (0.52%) Groovy
13 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (12.44%) ISEB
1 24 (12.44%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.04%) Degree
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.07%) Firmware
3 2 (1.04%) Docker
3 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (13.99%) Puppet
2 18 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.04%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.52%) Marathon
4 1 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.70%) Google
3 9 (4.66%) Cisco
3 9 (4.66%) EMC
3 9 (4.66%) NetApp
3 9 (4.66%) VMware
4 7 (3.63%) F5
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle
5 3 (1.55%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.04%) HP
6 2 (1.04%) Splunk
7 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits (inc. Relocation Assistance)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens + Great Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago