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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 170 127 193
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +66
Permanent jobs citing BDD 105 113 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.39% 1.92% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.26% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 101 102 34
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6432 5007 4862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.24% 84.89% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5152 3906 4021
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 November 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 27 November 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
(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 -35 58 £40,000 +23.07% 6
East Yorkshire -11 17 £35,000 +12.00%
North Yorkshire - 16 £45,000 - 4
South Yorkshire -28 14 £47,500 +26.66% 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 171 (83.41%) TDD
2 144 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (44.88%) SQL
4 90 (43.90%) MVC
5 84 (40.98%) Java
6 68 (33.17%) Web Services
7 63 (30.73%) JavaScript
7 63 (30.73%) C#
8 62 (30.24%) RESTful
9 61 (29.76%) Spring
10 59 (28.78%) Spring MVC
10 59 (28.78%) Selenium
10 59 (28.78%) Hibernate
10 59 (28.78%) AngularJS
11 57 (27.80%) MySQL
11 57 (27.80%) Linux
12 53 (25.85%) Scrum
13 52 (25.37%) Oracle
13 52 (25.37%) .NET
13 52 (25.37%) HTML
14 49 (23.90%) Maven
15 48 (23.41%) JUnit
15 48 (23.41%) SQL Server
16 47 (22.93%) Git (software)
17 46 (22.44%) REST
17 46 (22.44%) OO
18 45 (21.95%) CSS
19 44 (21.46%) ASP.NET
19 44 (21.46%) XML
19 44 (21.46%) Cucumber

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 40 (19.51%) JBoss
1 40 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 39 (19.02%) Node.js
3 27 (13.17%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (4.88%) Apache
5 10 (4.88%) nginx
6 5 (2.44%) IIS
7 4 (1.95%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.95%) CMS
8 2 (0.98%) WordPress
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.80%) Internet
2 5 (2.44%) FTP
2 5 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (27.80%) MySQL
2 48 (23.41%) SQL Server
3 35 (17.07%) Big Data
4 25 (12.20%) NoSQL
5 19 (9.27%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.46%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.46%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (28.78%) Selenium
2 49 (23.90%) Maven
3 48 (23.41%) JUnit
4 47 (22.93%) Git (software)
5 44 (21.46%) Cucumber
6 38 (18.54%) JBehave
7 30 (14.63%) JMeter
8 24 (11.71%) Jenkins
9 19 (9.27%) Behat
9 19 (9.27%) Jasmine
10 10 (4.88%) PHPUnit
11 8 (3.90%) Subversion
11 8 (3.90%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.93%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.95%) Hudson
14 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
15 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
15 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
15 1 (0.49%) NUnit
15 1 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.27%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Advertising
3 5 (2.44%) Games
4 2 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 134 (65.37%) Developer
2 45 (21.95%) Java Developer
3 34 (16.59%) .NET Developer
4 33 (16.10%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.27%) Software Engineer
6 17 (8.29%) PHP Developer
6 17 (8.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (8.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (7.80%) Test Manager
8 15 (7.32%) Web Developer
8 15 (7.32%) Tester
9 13 (6.34%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (6.34%) Front-End Developer
10 12 (5.85%) Analyst
11 10 (4.88%) Team Leader
12 9 (4.39%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.90%) C# Developer
13 8 (3.90%) Lead Java Developer
13 8 (3.90%) Senior PHP Developer
13 8 (3.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (33.17%) Web Services
2 62 (30.24%) RESTful
3 61 (29.76%) Spring
4 59 (28.78%) Spring MVC
4 59 (28.78%) Hibernate
4 59 (28.78%) AngularJS
5 52 (25.37%) HTML
5 52 (25.37%) .NET
6 46 (22.44%) REST
7 45 (21.95%) CSS
8 44 (21.46%) ASP.NET
8 44 (21.46%) XML
9 42 (20.49%) JSON
10 37 (18.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (17.56%) ActiveMQ
11 36 (17.56%) jQuery
12 33 (16.10%) Apache Wicket
12 33 (16.10%) Apache Camel
12 33 (16.10%) JDBC
12 33 (16.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.44%) Open Source
3 4 (1.95%) Social Media
4 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.98%) Economics
6 1 (0.49%) NHS
6 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (27.80%) Linux
2 27 (13.17%) UNIX
3 15 (7.32%) Windows
4 7 (3.41%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (83.41%) TDD
2 144 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (43.90%) MVC
4 53 (25.85%) Scrum
5 46 (22.44%) OO
6 43 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (17.07%) Enterprise Architecture
9 33 (16.10%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (12.68%) Web Application Development
11 24 (11.71%) Complex Event Processing
12 23 (11.22%) Test Strategy
12 23 (11.22%) E-Commerce
12 23 (11.22%) UML
13 20 (9.76%) Software Engineering
13 20 (9.76%) Waterfall
14 18 (8.78%) Unit Testing
15 17 (8.29%) Test Automation
15 17 (8.29%) Domain-Driven Design
15 17 (8.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (44.88%) SQL
2 84 (40.98%) Java
3 63 (30.73%) JavaScript
3 63 (30.73%) C#
4 30 (14.63%) PHP
5 20 (9.76%) Ruby
6 13 (6.34%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.37%) VB
8 10 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.98%) PHP5
11 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (8.78%) Degree
2 14 (6.83%) ISEB
3 7 (3.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 19 (9.27%) Varnish
Vendors
1 52 (25.37%) Oracle
2 12 (5.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.90%) Zend
4 4 (1.95%) Google
5 3 (1.46%) IBM
5 3 (1.46%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.46%) Coverity
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum c£30K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Complete Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago