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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 150 134 200
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +66
Permanent jobs citing BDD 109 86 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 1.59% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.92% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 30
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,450 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
5767 4490 4575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.15% 82.76% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4476 3515 3765
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 0 77 £38,750 +10.71% 9
North Yorkshire 0 23 £37,500 +66.66% 5
South Yorkshire -17 3 £40,000 +23.07% 4
East Yorkshire -11 2 £30,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 235 (89.02%) TDD
2 144 (54.55%) Scrum
3 121 (45.83%) C#
4 114 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (38.26%) .NET
6 97 (36.74%) Java
7 92 (34.85%) MVC
8 90 (34.09%) SQL
8 90 (34.09%) SQL Server
9 88 (33.33%) Selenium
10 70 (26.52%) RESTful
11 66 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 66 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (21.59%) JUnit
13 56 (21.21%) Spring
14 55 (20.83%) Web Services
15 54 (20.45%) Hibernate
15 54 (20.45%) Maven
16 52 (19.70%) ASP.NET
17 50 (18.94%) Spring MVC
18 49 (18.56%) REST
19 48 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 47 (17.80%) Dependency Injection
21 45 (17.05%) Unit Testing
21 45 (17.05%) MySQL
21 45 (17.05%) Tomcat
21 45 (17.05%) Web Application Development
22 43 (16.29%) Linux
23 42 (15.91%) Kanban
24 41 (15.53%) Windows

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 45 (17.05%) Tomcat
2 28 (10.61%) IIS
3 21 (7.95%) WebSphere
4 20 (7.58%) Node.js
5 9 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.52%) Drupal
7 2 (0.76%) WordPress
7 2 (0.76%) nginx
7 2 (0.76%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.36%) Internet
2 5 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 45 (17.05%) MySQL
3 41 (15.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (11.74%) Big Data
5 27 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (8.71%) NoSQL
8 15 (5.68%) Relational Database
9 11 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.14%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.14%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 88 (33.33%) Selenium
2 66 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 57 (21.59%) JUnit
4 54 (20.45%) Maven
5 39 (14.77%) JBehave
6 29 (10.98%) Git (software)
6 29 (10.98%) JMeter
7 17 (6.44%) SoapUI
8 15 (5.68%) Subversion
9 14 (5.30%) Jenkins
10 12 (4.55%) WebDriver
11 11 (4.17%) Hudson
12 9 (3.41%) SpecFlow
12 9 (3.41%) Behat
13 6 (2.27%) PhpStorm
13 6 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.89%) Eclipse
15 3 (1.14%) NUnit
16 2 (0.76%) PHPUnit
16 2 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 23 (8.71%) Finance
2 22 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.20%) Games
4 8 (3.03%) Back Office
5 3 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (54.55%) Developer
2 50 (18.94%) Java Developer
3 49 (18.56%) .NET Developer
4 33 (12.50%) Analyst
5 30 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 29 (10.98%) Senior Developer
7 28 (10.61%) Business Analyst
8 23 (8.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 22 (8.33%) Test Manager
10 18 (6.82%) Tester
11 17 (6.44%) Agile Business Analyst
12 15 (5.68%) Software Engineer
13 14 (5.30%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (4.92%) Team Leader
15 11 (4.17%) PHP Developer
15 11 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
16 10 (3.79%) Automation Tester
17 9 (3.41%) Selenium Tester
17 9 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
18 8 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (38.26%) .NET
2 70 (26.52%) RESTful
3 56 (21.21%) Spring
4 55 (20.83%) Web Services
5 54 (20.45%) Hibernate
6 52 (19.70%) ASP.NET
7 50 (18.94%) Spring MVC
8 49 (18.56%) REST
9 48 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 38 (14.39%) WCF
12 37 (14.02%) JSON
12 37 (14.02%) HTML
13 36 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 35 (13.26%) AngularJS
15 34 (12.88%) XML
16 32 (12.12%) SOAP
16 32 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
17 30 (11.36%) JDBC
17 30 (11.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.06%) Social Media
3 12 (4.55%) Open Source
4 11 (4.17%) BBC
5 8 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.27%) NHS
7 5 (1.89%) DTV
7 5 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.14%) Economics
9 2 (0.76%) Social Network
10 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.29%) Linux
2 41 (15.53%) Windows
3 26 (9.85%) UNIX
4 11 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (89.02%) TDD
2 144 (54.55%) Scrum
3 114 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (34.85%) MVC
5 66 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (17.80%) Dependency Injection
7 45 (17.05%) Unit Testing
7 45 (17.05%) Web Application Development
8 42 (15.91%) Kanban
9 40 (15.15%) OO
10 34 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 31 (11.74%) RUP
12 31 (11.74%) DSDM
13 29 (10.98%) UML
14 28 (10.61%) Information Management
15 27 (10.23%) Software Engineering
15 27 (10.23%) Low Latency
16 24 (9.09%) Test Strategy
16 24 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (45.83%) C#
2 97 (36.74%) Java
3 90 (34.09%) SQL
4 37 (14.02%) T-SQL
5 33 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 26 (9.85%) Ruby
7 24 (9.09%) PHP
8 9 (3.41%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.03%) PHP5
10 7 (2.65%) C++
11 5 (1.89%) VB
12 4 (1.52%) C
13 2 (0.76%) F#
13 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (11.36%) ISEB
2 22 (8.33%) Degree
3 15 (5.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.47%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Varnish
Vendors
1 39 (14.77%) JBoss
2 36 (13.64%) Oracle
3 33 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.68%) Google
5 13 (4.92%) Facebook
6 11 (4.17%) Apple
6 11 (4.17%) Sony
6 11 (4.17%) Yahoo!
7 7 (2.65%) Zend
8 3 (1.14%) Coverity
8 3 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (0.76%) Twitter
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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