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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 133 115 151
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +36
Permanent jobs citing BDD 69 109 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 2.17% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.53% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 96 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
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
3885 4304 3009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.70% 85.77% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 3497 2344
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -11 65 £40,000 - 12
Wakefield 0 2 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 - 1
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 145 (89.51%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (80.86%) TDD
3 79 (48.77%) SQL
4 69 (42.59%) C#
5 66 (40.74%) MVC
6 61 (37.65%) Scrum
6 61 (37.65%) JavaScript
7 58 (35.80%) .NET
8 57 (35.19%) HTML
9 56 (34.57%) OO
10 55 (33.95%) Software Engineering
11 45 (27.78%) PHP
12 44 (27.16%) CSS
13 42 (25.93%) SQL Server
14 36 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (21.60%) Java
16 34 (20.99%) SDLC
17 33 (20.37%) HTML5
18 32 (19.75%) Kanban
19 31 (19.14%) Unit Testing
19 31 (19.14%) Retail
20 30 (18.52%) XML
21 29 (17.90%) Automated Testing
22 28 (17.28%) Finance
22 28 (17.28%) Web Services
22 28 (17.28%) T-SQL
22 28 (17.28%) AngularJS
23 27 (16.67%) Test Automation
23 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET
24 25 (15.43%) Windows

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (4.94%) Node.js
1 8 (4.94%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.62%) Drupal
3 1 (0.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Heroku
2 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) HTTP
1 1 (0.62%) Intranet
1 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.20%) MySQL
3 21 (12.96%) Big Data
4 20 (12.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (11.73%) ReSharper
1 19 (11.73%) Moq
1 19 (11.73%) SoapUI
2 17 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.41%) Selenium
4 8 (4.94%) FitNesse
4 8 (4.94%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.94%) SpecFlow
5 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.70%) Behat
7 3 (1.85%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.23%) JUnit
8 2 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.23%) Subversion
8 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.23%) JIRA
9 1 (0.62%) Maven
9 1 (0.62%) NUnit
9 1 (0.62%) WATIR
General
1 31 (19.14%) Retail
2 28 (17.28%) Finance
3 17 (10.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.23%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (54.32%) Developer
2 30 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 23 (14.20%) Web Developer
4 22 (13.58%) PHP Developer
5 21 (12.96%) Tester
6 19 (11.73%) Front-End Developer
7 17 (10.49%) Applications Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Functional Tester
8 12 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Lead Software Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) Senior Applications Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) Software Tester
11 7 (4.32%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Test Leader
12 6 (3.70%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (35.80%) .NET
2 57 (35.19%) HTML
3 44 (27.16%) CSS
4 33 (20.37%) HTML5
5 30 (18.52%) XML
6 28 (17.28%) Web Services
6 28 (17.28%) AngularJS
7 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 24 (14.81%) WPF
9 20 (12.35%) Symfony
10 19 (11.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (11.11%) Doctrine
12 17 (10.49%) .NET Framework
12 17 (10.49%) WCF
12 17 (10.49%) WinForms
13 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (8.02%) RESTful
14 13 (8.02%) jQuery
14 13 (8.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.73%) Private Cloud
2 10 (6.17%) NHS
3 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.43%) Windows
2 23 (14.20%) Linux
3 16 (9.88%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.56%) Android
5 3 (1.85%) UNIX
6 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.62%) Debian
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.62%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (89.51%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (80.86%) TDD
3 66 (40.74%) MVC
4 61 (37.65%) Scrum
5 56 (34.57%) OO
6 55 (33.95%) Software Engineering
7 36 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (20.99%) SDLC
9 32 (19.75%) Kanban
10 31 (19.14%) Unit Testing
11 29 (17.90%) Automated Testing
12 27 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 24 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (12.96%) Analytics
15 20 (12.35%) SOA
16 18 (11.11%) Agile Testing
16 18 (11.11%) DevOps
17 17 (10.49%) Line Management
17 17 (10.49%) Coaching
17 17 (10.49%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.77%) SQL
2 69 (42.59%) C#
3 61 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 45 (27.78%) PHP
5 35 (21.60%) Java
6 28 (17.28%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.79%) Ruby
8 7 (4.32%) VBScript
8 7 (4.32%) VB
8 7 (4.32%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.32%) C++
8 7 (4.32%) VB6
9 5 (3.09%) Groovy
10 3 (1.85%) PHP5
11 2 (1.23%) Python
12 1 (0.62%) C
12 1 (0.62%) Scala
12 1 (0.62%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.62%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (14.20%) Degree
2 17 (10.49%) ISEB
3 4 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 19 (11.73%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Nagios
1 1 (0.62%) Puppet
1 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.62%) Ansible
1 1 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.96%) Zend
3 9 (5.56%) Oracle
4 7 (4.32%) Apple
5 2 (1.23%) Perforce
5 2 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.62%) VMware
6 1 (0.62%) Google
6 1 (0.62%) Splunk
6 1 (0.62%) Intel
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT - EMIS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £38-45k DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Circa £36,000 DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, Leeds
Inter-Vention UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Bonus!
Posted: 27 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago