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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 88 155 146
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 196 117 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.12% 1.64% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 1.86% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 179 106 111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,275 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -2.43%
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
5535 6291 6454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.21% 88.29% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4541 5008 5046
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +55 130 £45,000 +20.00% 32
North Yorkshire +21 29 £30,000 -25.00% 3
South Yorkshire +21 24 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Yorkshire +8 13 £35,000 - 2
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 325 (84.20%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (75.13%) TDD
3 142 (36.79%) Java
4 138 (35.75%) C#
5 123 (31.87%) Selenium
6 110 (28.50%) .NET
7 96 (24.87%) SQL
8 94 (24.35%) Scrum
9 91 (23.58%) SQL Server
10 90 (23.32%) JavaScript
11 84 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
12 83 (21.50%) MVC
13 80 (20.73%) Spring
14 77 (19.95%) Microsoft
15 65 (16.84%) Cucumber
16 64 (16.58%) AngularJS
17 63 (16.32%) RESTful
18 61 (15.80%) ISEB
18 61 (15.80%) ASP.NET
19 60 (15.54%) QA
20 58 (15.03%) SoapUI
21 56 (14.51%) HTML
22 54 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
23 52 (13.47%) Hibernate
23 52 (13.47%) ISTQB
24 51 (13.21%) Test Automation
24 51 (13.21%) Web Services
25 49 (12.69%) Finance
26 48 (12.44%) Node.js
27 47 (12.18%) Linux

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 48 (12.44%) Node.js
2 10 (2.59%) Confluence
3 9 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.07%) Apache Solr
4 8 (2.07%) CMS
4 8 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.07%) Liferay
4 8 (2.07%) Magnolia
5 5 (1.30%) Apache
5 5 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.37%) PaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.70%) Internet
2 7 (1.81%) HTTP
3 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.25%) MySQL
3 25 (6.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (5.70%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.63%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.85%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.30%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.04%) Big Data
11 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.52%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.52%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.52%) Redis
13 1 (0.26%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 123 (31.87%) Selenium
2 65 (16.84%) Cucumber
3 58 (15.03%) SoapUI
4 46 (11.92%) JUnit
5 41 (10.62%) SpecFlow
6 40 (10.36%) WebDriver
7 35 (9.07%) Maven
8 33 (8.55%) JIRA
9 29 (7.51%) Visual Studio
10 26 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (6.22%) Git (software)
11 24 (6.22%) Jenkins
11 24 (6.22%) JMeter
12 20 (5.18%) FitNesse
13 18 (4.66%) NUnit
14 17 (4.40%) NeoLoad
15 16 (4.15%) Bugzilla
16 15 (3.89%) Moq
17 14 (3.63%) Mockito
18 13 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 49 (12.69%) Finance
2 16 (4.15%) Retail
3 13 (3.37%) Games
4 3 (0.78%) Marketing
5 2 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.26%) Advertising
6 1 (0.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Billing
6 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 168 (43.52%) Developer
2 81 (20.98%) Java Developer
3 74 (19.17%) Analyst
4 70 (18.13%) Test Engineer
5 69 (17.88%) Test Analyst
6 54 (13.99%) .NET Developer
7 42 (10.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 39 (10.10%) Senior Developer
8 39 (10.10%) Tester
9 36 (9.33%) Test Automation Engineer
10 31 (8.03%) Agile Developer
11 26 (6.74%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 24 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
13 22 (5.70%) C# Developer
13 22 (5.70%) QA Analyst
14 21 (5.44%) QA Test Analyst
15 19 (4.92%) Automation Tester
15 19 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
16 18 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
17 17 (4.40%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (28.50%) .NET
2 80 (20.73%) Spring
3 64 (16.58%) AngularJS
4 63 (16.32%) RESTful
5 61 (15.80%) ASP.NET
6 56 (14.51%) HTML
7 54 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (13.47%) Hibernate
9 51 (13.21%) Web Services
10 42 (10.88%) CSS
10 42 (10.88%) XML
11 40 (10.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 39 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 39 (10.10%) SOAP
13 37 (9.59%) J2EE
14 31 (8.03%) JSON
15 27 (6.99%) KnockoutJS
16 26 (6.74%) .NET Framework
17 25 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 25 (6.48%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 17 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.81%) User Experience
8 6 (1.55%) RIA
9 5 (1.30%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.04%) BBC
10 4 (1.04%) Social Media
11 3 (0.78%) iPad
11 3 (0.78%) Online Games
12 2 (0.52%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.26%) Blog
13 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.26%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.18%) Linux
2 30 (7.77%) Windows
3 28 (7.25%) Android
3 28 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.70%) Unix
5 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (84.20%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (75.13%) TDD
3 94 (24.35%) Scrum
4 84 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (21.50%) MVC
6 51 (13.21%) Test Automation
7 46 (11.92%) Software Testing
8 44 (11.40%) Software Engineering
8 44 (11.40%) Test Scripting
9 43 (11.14%) SDLC
10 42 (10.88%) SOA
11 39 (10.10%) Mentoring
12 35 (9.07%) User Stories
13 33 (8.55%) ATDD
13 33 (8.55%) Automated Testing
13 33 (8.55%) Test Management
14 32 (8.29%) Pair Programming
14 32 (8.29%) Web Development
15 31 (8.03%) Performance Testing
16 29 (7.51%) OO
Programming Languages
1 142 (36.79%) Java
2 138 (35.75%) C#
3 96 (24.87%) SQL
4 90 (23.32%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.33%) Ruby
6 26 (6.74%) PHP
7 20 (5.18%) VB.NET
8 15 (3.89%) Scala
9 14 (3.63%) VB
10 13 (3.37%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.85%) Python
12 10 (2.59%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.30%) C++
14 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.52%) Groovy
15 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.26%) C
15 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 61 (15.80%) ISEB
2 52 (13.47%) ISTQB
3 42 (10.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 38 (9.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (15.54%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) SDET
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.59%) Puppet
2 8 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.04%) Salt
4 1 (0.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 77 (19.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.11%) Oracle
3 7 (1.81%) Facebook
3 7 (1.81%) Progress
3 7 (1.81%) Sony
4 6 (1.55%) Google
5 4 (1.04%) Apple
5 4 (1.04%) Yahoo!
6 3 (0.78%) Splunk
6 3 (0.78%) Twitter
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
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Posted: Yesterday
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