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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 122 148 183
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +35
Permanent jobs citing BDD 134 107 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.83% 1.55% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.88% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 128 79 41
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
6371 5704 4595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.08% 82.83% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5186 4318 3694
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 £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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 +17 96 £38,000 +1.33% 15
South Yorkshire +4 17 £47,500 +25.82% 1
East Yorkshire +12 11 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +9 10 £40,000 +6.66% 3
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 197 (83.12%) TDD
2 175 (73.84%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (44.30%) MVC
4 95 (40.08%) SQL
5 91 (38.40%) JavaScript
6 89 (37.55%) OO
7 87 (36.71%) C#
8 85 (35.86%) SQL Server
9 80 (33.76%) .NET
10 69 (29.11%) HTML
11 68 (28.69%) CSS
12 66 (27.85%) Git (software)
13 62 (26.16%) ASP.NET
14 60 (25.32%) AngularJS
15 59 (24.89%) Node.js
16 56 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
17 54 (22.78%) Java
18 53 (22.36%) ASP.NET MVC
19 49 (20.68%) jQuery
19 49 (20.68%) PHP
20 45 (18.99%) Linux
20 45 (18.99%) Software Engineering
21 42 (17.72%) Symfony
21 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
22 41 (17.30%) RESTful
23 38 (16.03%) Scrum
23 38 (16.03%) .NET Framework
24 37 (15.61%) WCF
24 37 (15.61%) Web Application Development
25 36 (15.19%) Degree

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (24.89%) Node.js
2 14 (5.91%) Apache
3 13 (5.49%) nginx
4 10 (4.22%) NServiceBus
5 6 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.11%) JBoss
6 5 (2.11%) CMS
6 5 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.42%) Drupal
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (8.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.53%) Internet
2 5 (2.11%) FTP
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (35.86%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.08%) MySQL
3 29 (12.24%) MongoDB
3 29 (12.24%) NoSQL
4 23 (9.70%) Big Data
5 14 (5.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (27.85%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 29 (12.24%) Behat
4 28 (11.81%) Jasmine
5 22 (9.28%) Selenium
6 19 (8.02%) ReSharper
6 19 (8.02%) SoapUI
6 19 (8.02%) Moq
7 14 (5.91%) PHPUnit
8 12 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (4.64%) JUnit
10 9 (3.80%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.38%) Maven
11 8 (3.38%) FitNesse
12 7 (2.95%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.53%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.69%) Subversion
14 4 (1.69%) Xcode
15 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
15 3 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 35 (14.77%) Finance
2 27 (11.39%) Advertising
3 24 (10.13%) Retail
4 7 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.69%) Games
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 150 (63.29%) Developer
2 40 (16.88%) .NET Developer
3 32 (13.50%) Tester
4 30 (12.66%) Software Engineer
5 29 (12.24%) PHP Developer
5 29 (12.24%) Front-End Developer
6 27 (11.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (10.55%) Web Developer
8 21 (8.86%) Java Software Engineer
9 19 (8.02%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.33%) Functional Tester
11 13 (5.49%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Analyst
12 9 (3.80%) Test Leader
12 9 (3.80%) Senior PHP Developer
13 8 (3.38%) Test Manager
14 7 (2.95%) Software Developer
14 7 (2.95%) Lead Developer
14 7 (2.95%) Test Team Leader
14 7 (2.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (33.76%) .NET
2 69 (29.11%) HTML
3 68 (28.69%) CSS
4 62 (26.16%) ASP.NET
5 60 (25.32%) AngularJS
6 53 (22.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (20.68%) jQuery
8 42 (17.72%) Symfony
8 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (17.30%) RESTful
10 38 (16.03%) .NET Framework
11 37 (15.61%) WCF
12 35 (14.77%) Web Services
13 34 (14.35%) HTML5
14 30 (12.66%) XML
15 29 (12.24%) Backbone.js
15 29 (12.24%) Sass
15 29 (12.24%) LESS
16 25 (10.55%) Spring
16 25 (10.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.69%) N-Tier
1 4 (1.69%) iPhone
2 3 (1.27%) Open Source
2 3 (1.27%) Tandem
2 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.99%) Linux
2 18 (7.59%) Windows
3 17 (7.17%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.22%) Android
5 4 (1.69%) UNIX
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (83.12%) TDD
2 175 (73.84%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (44.30%) MVC
4 89 (37.55%) OO
5 56 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (18.99%) Software Engineering
7 38 (16.03%) Scrum
8 37 (15.61%) Web Application Development
9 33 (13.92%) Test Automation
9 33 (13.92%) E-Commerce
10 31 (13.08%) Unit Testing
11 26 (10.97%) SOA
12 25 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (10.55%) Automated Testing
13 21 (8.86%) UML
14 20 (8.44%) Waterfall
14 20 (8.44%) Analytics
15 19 (8.02%) Manual Testing
15 19 (8.02%) OOA/OOD
16 17 (7.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (40.08%) SQL
2 91 (38.40%) JavaScript
3 87 (36.71%) C#
4 54 (22.78%) Java
5 49 (20.68%) PHP
6 30 (12.66%) Ruby
7 20 (8.44%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.49%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.22%) VB
9 10 (4.22%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.69%) VB6
10 4 (1.69%) VBScript
11 2 (0.84%) PHP5
12 1 (0.42%) Groovy
12 1 (0.42%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (15.19%) Degree
2 25 (10.55%) ISEB
3 9 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.11%) VCP4
5 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (11.81%) Varnish
2 19 (8.02%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle
3 14 (5.91%) Zend
4 7 (2.95%) Apple
5 3 (1.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.84%) Coverity
6 2 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.42%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) Twitter
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