The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 131 146 185
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +39
Permanent jobs citing BDD 130 117 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.75% 1.60% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.92% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 122 91 38
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
BDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6470 6102 4643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.92% 83.53% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 4731 3646
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +2 93 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South Yorkshire +12 20 £47,500 +18.75% 1
North Yorkshire +11 11 £40,000 +6.66% 3
East Yorkshire +6 6 £35,000 +2.94%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 192 (80.33%) TDD
2 179 (74.90%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (46.03%) MVC
4 93 (38.91%) OO
5 92 (38.49%) JavaScript
6 91 (38.08%) SQL
7 89 (37.24%) C#
7 89 (37.24%) SQL Server
8 82 (34.31%) .NET
9 69 (28.87%) CSS
9 69 (28.87%) HTML
10 65 (27.20%) Git (software)
11 63 (26.36%) AngularJS
12 62 (25.94%) Node.js
13 61 (25.52%) ASP.NET
14 54 (22.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (21.34%) Java
16 50 (20.92%) PHP
17 44 (18.41%) jQuery
17 44 (18.41%) WCF
17 44 (18.41%) Web Application Development
17 44 (18.41%) ASP.NET Web API
18 43 (17.99%) Software Engineering
18 43 (17.99%) Linux
18 43 (17.99%) Scrum
19 42 (17.57%) Symfony
20 40 (16.74%) .NET Framework
21 39 (16.32%) HTML5
22 38 (15.90%) RESTful

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 62 (25.94%) Node.js
2 15 (6.28%) Apache
3 13 (5.44%) nginx
4 11 (4.60%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.26%) JBoss
6 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.84%) CMS
8 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.42%) Drupal
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (10.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) FTP
1 3 (1.26%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) Intranet
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (37.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.55%) NoSQL
3 29 (12.13%) MySQL
3 29 (12.13%) MongoDB
4 21 (8.79%) Big Data
5 15 (6.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (27.20%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.97%) Jenkins
3 28 (11.72%) Behat
4 27 (11.30%) Jasmine
5 22 (9.21%) Selenium
6 19 (7.95%) Moq
6 19 (7.95%) ReSharper
6 19 (7.95%) SoapUI
7 14 (5.86%) PHPUnit
8 12 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (4.60%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.35%) FitNesse
10 8 (3.35%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.35%) JUnit
11 7 (2.93%) WebDriver
12 5 (2.09%) Subversion
12 5 (2.09%) Maven
13 4 (1.67%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.67%) Xcode
14 2 (0.84%) NUnit
General
1 37 (15.48%) Finance
2 27 (11.30%) Retail
3 26 (10.88%) Advertising
4 7 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.67%) Games
6 2 (0.84%) Banking
6 2 (0.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 151 (63.18%) Developer
2 42 (17.57%) .NET Developer
3 32 (13.39%) Tester
3 32 (13.39%) Front-End Developer
4 30 (12.55%) PHP Developer
5 27 (11.30%) Software Engineer
5 27 (11.30%) Web Developer
6 26 (10.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (7.95%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.28%) Functional Tester
9 12 (5.02%) Analyst
10 11 (4.60%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.18%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Software Tester
12 8 (3.35%) Test Leader
12 8 (3.35%) Senior PHP Developer
13 7 (2.93%) Lead Software Engineer
13 7 (2.93%) Applications Developer
14 6 (2.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (34.31%) .NET
2 69 (28.87%) HTML
2 69 (28.87%) CSS
3 63 (26.36%) AngularJS
4 61 (25.52%) ASP.NET
5 54 (22.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (18.41%) jQuery
6 44 (18.41%) WCF
6 44 (18.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 42 (17.57%) Symfony
8 40 (16.74%) .NET Framework
9 39 (16.32%) HTML5
10 38 (15.90%) RESTful
11 31 (12.97%) XML
12 28 (11.72%) Web Services
12 28 (11.72%) Sass
12 28 (11.72%) LESS
12 28 (11.72%) Backbone.js
13 26 (10.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (9.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.51%) Tandem
2 4 (1.67%) iPhone
3 3 (1.26%) Open Source
3 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.99%) Linux
2 19 (7.95%) Windows
3 18 (7.53%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.60%) Android
5 3 (1.26%) UNIX
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Debian
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (80.33%) TDD
2 179 (74.90%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (46.03%) MVC
4 93 (38.91%) OO
5 54 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (18.41%) Web Application Development
7 43 (17.99%) Scrum
7 43 (17.99%) Software Engineering
8 33 (13.81%) E-Commerce
8 33 (13.81%) Test Automation
9 32 (13.39%) Unit Testing
10 27 (11.30%) Automated Testing
10 27 (11.30%) SOA
11 23 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (8.37%) Analytics
13 18 (7.53%) Waterfall
14 17 (7.11%) Manual Testing
14 17 (7.11%) UML
14 17 (7.11%) Software Testing
15 16 (6.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 92 (38.49%) JavaScript
2 91 (38.08%) SQL
3 89 (37.24%) C#
4 51 (21.34%) Java
5 50 (20.92%) PHP
6 33 (13.81%) Ruby
7 22 (9.21%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.44%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.93%) VB
9 7 (2.93%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.67%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.67%) VB6
10 4 (1.67%) Groovy
10 4 (1.67%) VBScript
11 2 (0.84%) PHP5
12 1 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (13.81%) Degree
2 25 (10.46%) ISEB
3 9 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.09%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (11.30%) Varnish
2 19 (7.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.11%) Oracle
3 15 (6.28%) Zend
4 7 (2.93%) Apple
5 3 (1.26%) Coverity
5 3 (1.26%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) Intel
6 1 (0.42%) Twitter
6 1 (0.42%) Nuxeo
6 1 (0.42%) Perforce
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