The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 46 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.64% 1.92% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.17% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 323 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 81.06% 88.74% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 292 186 308
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in York

BDD
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the York region.

BDD Salary Trend in York

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 25 (96.15%) MVC
1 25 (96.15%) TDD
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) Games
4 13 (50.00%) Internet
4 13 (50.00%) C#
4 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (50.00%) REST
4 13 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (46.15%) HTML5
5 12 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 12 (46.15%) Maven
5 12 (46.15%) Subversion
5 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
5 12 (46.15%) HTML
5 12 (46.15%) Java
5 12 (46.15%) Scrum
6 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
6 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) Spring
6 11 (42.31%) Ajax
6 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
6 11 (42.31%) Apache Flex
6 11 (42.31%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 12 (46.15%) Cucumber
1 12 (46.15%) Maven
1 12 (46.15%) Subversion
2 11 (42.31%) Selenium
2 11 (42.31%) Hudson
3 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Capybara
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (73.08%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
1 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (50.00%) REST
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
3 11 (42.31%) Spring
3 11 (42.31%) Ajax
3 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
3 11 (42.31%) Apache Flex
3 11 (42.31%) Spring Integration
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (26.92%) Razor View Engine
4 7 (26.92%) WCF
5 6 (23.08%) RESTful
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) JRuby
6 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (42.31%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
1 11 (42.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) MVC
1 25 (96.15%) TDD
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (46.15%) Scrum
5 11 (42.31%) Android Development
6 7 (26.92%) CQRS
6 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (26.92%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Kanban
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VB
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Coverity
1 1 (3.85%) IBM
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
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