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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 83 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 128 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.01% 1.71% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 1.93% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 115 71 87
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,600
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
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
3833 4194 4489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.10% 88.48% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3249 3625
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +35 123 £45,000 +18.42% 28
Bradford - 2 £41,250 -
Huddersfield 0 1 £40,000 -11.11%
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 235 (84.23%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (69.18%) TDD
3 108 (38.71%) Selenium
4 104 (37.28%) C#
5 101 (36.20%) Java
6 80 (28.67%) .NET
7 72 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 68 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (22.94%) SQL
10 63 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 61 (21.86%) Scrum
12 58 (20.79%) JavaScript
12 58 (20.79%) Cucumber
13 54 (19.35%) Spring
14 52 (18.64%) SoapUI
15 46 (16.49%) ISEB
16 45 (16.13%) MVC
17 44 (15.77%) HTML
17 44 (15.77%) QA
18 42 (15.05%) Test Automation
19 41 (14.70%) SpecFlow
20 40 (14.34%) SDLC
20 40 (14.34%) Node.js
21 39 (13.98%) SOA
21 39 (13.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 38 (13.62%) CSS
22 38 (13.62%) Linux
23 36 (12.90%) XML
23 36 (12.90%) Hibernate
24 35 (12.54%) Web Services

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 40 (14.34%) Node.js
2 10 (3.58%) Confluence
3 4 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (3.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.66%) PaaS
3 2 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.51%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) HTTP
3 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.32%) MySQL
3 11 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.58%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.58%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.36%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.36%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 108 (38.71%) Selenium
2 58 (20.79%) Cucumber
3 52 (18.64%) SoapUI
4 41 (14.70%) SpecFlow
5 35 (12.54%) JUnit
5 35 (12.54%) WebDriver
6 29 (10.39%) Visual Studio
7 25 (8.96%) Maven
8 24 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (7.89%) JMeter
10 20 (7.17%) FitNesse
10 20 (7.17%) Git (software)
11 17 (6.09%) Jenkins
12 16 (5.73%) JIRA
12 16 (5.73%) NeoLoad
12 16 (5.73%) NUnit
13 15 (5.38%) Moq
14 13 (4.66%) Octopus Deploy
15 11 (3.94%) JBehave
16 8 (2.87%) Subversion
General
1 27 (9.68%) Finance
2 10 (3.58%) Games
3 9 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.36%) Advertising
5 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (41.22%) Developer
2 68 (24.37%) Test Engineer
3 56 (20.07%) Java Developer
4 53 (19.00%) Analyst
5 52 (18.64%) Test Analyst
6 38 (13.62%) Automation Test Analyst
7 35 (12.54%) Test Automation Engineer
8 34 (12.19%) .NET Developer
9 30 (10.75%) Senior Developer
10 26 (9.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 24 (8.60%) Agile Developer
11 24 (8.60%) Senior .NET Developer
12 22 (7.89%) Tester
13 19 (6.81%) C# Developer
13 19 (6.81%) QA Analyst
13 19 (6.81%) QA Test Analyst
13 19 (6.81%) Technical Engineer
14 18 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 17 (6.09%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (28.67%) .NET
2 54 (19.35%) Spring
3 44 (15.77%) HTML
4 38 (13.62%) CSS
5 36 (12.90%) Hibernate
5 36 (12.90%) XML
6 35 (12.54%) Web Services
7 34 (12.19%) ASP.NET
8 33 (11.83%) SOAP
9 30 (10.75%) AngularJS
9 30 (10.75%) RESTful
10 29 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (9.32%) .NET Framework
12 25 (8.96%) JSON
13 23 (8.24%) J2EE
14 22 (7.89%) Backbone.js
15 21 (7.53%) Entity Framework
16 20 (7.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (6.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (6.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.81%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.79%) Cybercrime
7 5 (1.79%) RIA
8 4 (1.43%) BBC
8 4 (1.43%) Social Media
9 3 (1.08%) iPad
9 3 (1.08%) Online Games
10 2 (0.72%) User Experience
11 1 (0.36%) Blog
11 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.62%) Linux
2 29 (10.39%) Windows
3 20 (7.17%) Android
3 20 (7.17%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.58%) Unix
5 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (84.23%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (69.18%) TDD
3 68 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (21.86%) Scrum
5 45 (16.13%) MVC
6 42 (15.05%) Test Automation
7 40 (14.34%) SDLC
8 39 (13.98%) SOA
9 33 (11.83%) Software Testing
9 33 (11.83%) User Stories
10 32 (11.47%) ATDD
10 32 (11.47%) Test Scripting
11 30 (10.75%) Test Management
12 29 (10.39%) Automated Testing
13 28 (10.04%) Performance Testing
13 28 (10.04%) Software Engineering
13 28 (10.04%) System Integration Testing
14 26 (9.32%) Test Planning
15 23 (8.24%) DevOps
15 23 (8.24%) OO
Programming Languages
1 104 (37.28%) C#
2 101 (36.20%) Java
3 64 (22.94%) SQL
4 58 (20.79%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.60%) Ruby
6 19 (6.81%) PHP
7 13 (4.66%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.58%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.51%) Python
10 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.43%) C++
12 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.72%) Scala
13 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.36%) C
13 1 (0.36%) Groovy
13 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 46 (16.49%) ISEB
2 39 (13.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 35 (12.54%) ISTQB
4 29 (10.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (15.77%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 72 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.94%) Oracle
3 7 (2.51%) Facebook
3 7 (2.51%) Progress
3 7 (2.51%) Sony
4 6 (2.15%) Google
5 4 (1.43%) Apple
5 4 (1.43%) Yahoo!
6 3 (1.08%) Splunk
6 3 (1.08%) Twitter
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 12 days ago
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William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits Package + Bonus
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Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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