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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 164 127 209
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +82
Permanent jobs citing BDD 93 98 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.84% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.15% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 86 93 26
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £48,750
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
6086 4551 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.25% 85.30% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 3578 3838
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,495
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -35 57 £38,000 +8.57% 7
North Yorkshire -2 23 £42,500 +88.88% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £41,000 - 3
East Yorkshire -17 4 £26,750 -14.40% 3
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 219 (86.56%) TDD
2 212 (83.79%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (47.43%) Scrum
4 110 (43.48%) C#
5 97 (38.34%) SQL
5 97 (38.34%) Java
6 91 (35.97%) .NET
7 89 (35.18%) MVC
8 86 (33.99%) Selenium
9 75 (29.64%) SQL Server
10 72 (28.46%) RESTful
11 70 (27.67%) Cucumber
12 68 (26.88%) Web Services
13 62 (24.51%) Spring
14 61 (24.11%) Hibernate
15 59 (23.32%) Maven
16 58 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (22.53%) Spring MVC
18 56 (22.13%) JUnit
19 55 (21.74%) REST
20 53 (20.95%) ASP.NET
21 49 (19.37%) MySQL
21 49 (19.37%) Tomcat
22 47 (18.58%) Dependency Injection
23 46 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
23 46 (18.18%) Linux
24 45 (17.79%) Oracle
24 45 (17.79%) HTML
25 44 (17.39%) JavaScript
25 44 (17.39%) JBoss

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (19.37%) Tomcat
2 27 (10.67%) WebSphere
3 22 (8.70%) IIS
3 22 (8.70%) Node.js
4 11 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.19%) CMS
5 3 (1.19%) Apache
5 3 (1.19%) nginx
6 2 (0.79%) WordPress
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.07%) Internet
2 5 (1.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (29.64%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.37%) MySQL
3 37 (14.62%) Big Data
4 33 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 22 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (5.53%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.56%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.98%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.19%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.19%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 86 (33.99%) Selenium
2 70 (27.67%) Cucumber
3 59 (23.32%) Maven
4 56 (22.13%) JUnit
5 44 (17.39%) JBehave
6 34 (13.44%) JMeter
7 31 (12.25%) Git (software)
8 16 (6.32%) Jenkins
9 14 (5.53%) Subversion
10 13 (5.14%) SoapUI
11 12 (4.74%) Behat
11 12 (4.74%) WebDriver
12 10 (3.95%) Hudson
13 7 (2.77%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.98%) Jasmine
14 5 (1.98%) Eclipse
15 4 (1.58%) PhpStorm
16 3 (1.19%) PHPUnit
17 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 2 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 26 (10.28%) Telecoms
2 23 (9.09%) Finance
3 18 (7.11%) Games
4 6 (2.37%) Back Office
5 5 (1.98%) Advertising
6 3 (1.19%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (58.50%) Developer
2 54 (21.34%) Java Developer
3 48 (18.97%) .NET Developer
4 34 (13.44%) Senior Developer
5 28 (11.07%) Analyst
6 25 (9.88%) Software Developer
7 24 (9.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 22 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 22 (8.70%) Test Manager
9 15 (5.93%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.14%) Tester
10 13 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (5.14%) Team Leader
10 13 (5.14%) Agile Business Analyst
11 9 (3.56%) Automation Tester
11 9 (3.56%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (3.56%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (3.56%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.56%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.16%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (35.97%) .NET
2 72 (28.46%) RESTful
3 68 (26.88%) Web Services
4 62 (24.51%) Spring
5 61 (24.11%) Hibernate
6 57 (22.53%) Spring MVC
7 55 (21.74%) REST
8 53 (20.95%) ASP.NET
9 46 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (17.79%) HTML
11 44 (17.39%) AngularJS
12 43 (17.00%) JSON
13 39 (15.42%) XML
14 38 (15.02%) ActiveMQ
15 36 (14.23%) SOAP
15 36 (14.23%) JDBC
16 35 (13.83%) Apache Wicket
16 35 (13.83%) JPA
16 35 (13.83%) Apache Camel
17 32 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.51%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.93%) Social Media
3 11 (4.35%) Open Source
4 10 (3.95%) BBC
4 10 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.37%) User Experience
5 6 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.19%) Economics
6 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.79%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) DTV
8 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.18%) Linux
2 33 (13.04%) Windows
3 29 (11.46%) UNIX
4 13 (5.14%) Android
5 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (86.56%) TDD
2 212 (83.79%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (47.43%) Scrum
4 89 (35.18%) MVC
5 58 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (18.58%) Dependency Injection
7 40 (15.81%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (15.02%) OO
8 38 (15.02%) Web Application Development
9 37 (14.62%) Enterprise Architecture
10 36 (14.23%) Unit Testing
11 34 (13.44%) Kanban
12 28 (11.07%) UML
13 26 (10.28%) Complex Event Processing
14 23 (9.09%) Web Development
14 23 (9.09%) Software Engineering
15 22 (8.70%) Information Management
15 22 (8.70%) Test Strategy
15 22 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
16 21 (8.30%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 110 (43.48%) C#
2 97 (38.34%) SQL
2 97 (38.34%) Java
3 44 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 28 (11.07%) T-SQL
5 25 (9.88%) Ruby
6 22 (8.70%) PHP
7 11 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.77%) VB
8 7 (2.77%) C++
9 6 (2.37%) PHP5
10 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) Groovy
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (8.70%) ISEB
2 16 (6.32%) Degree
3 10 (3.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.30%) QA
2 4 (1.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Varnish
Vendors
1 45 (17.79%) Oracle
2 44 (17.39%) JBoss
3 26 (10.28%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.53%) Google
5 10 (3.95%) Apple
5 10 (3.95%) Sony
5 10 (3.95%) Yahoo!
5 10 (3.95%) Facebook
6 6 (2.37%) Zend
7 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.19%) Coverity
7 3 (1.19%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£55K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £19000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £19000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 per annum + full benefits inc bonus
Posted: 18 days ago