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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 141 141 188
Rank change year-on-year
0 +47
Permanent jobs citing BDD 118 115 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.67% 1.78% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.14% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 111 84 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £39,750
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
6119 5366 4715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.76% 82.89% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5012 4094 3893
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 -7 76 £39,000 +11.42% 17
South Yorkshire -8 17 £47,500 +25.00% 3
East Yorkshire +2 15 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +17 10 £45,000 +12.50% 4
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 174 (80.93%) TDD
2 156 (72.56%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (42.79%) MVC
4 83 (38.60%) SQL
5 78 (36.28%) JavaScript
6 71 (33.02%) OO
7 69 (32.09%) C#
8 68 (31.63%) SQL Server
9 63 (29.30%) .NET
9 63 (29.30%) Git (software)
10 61 (28.37%) HTML
11 58 (26.98%) CSS
12 56 (26.05%) ASP.NET
12 56 (26.05%) Java
13 53 (24.65%) Node.js
14 51 (23.72%) AngularJS
15 48 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (21.40%) jQuery
16 46 (21.40%) Linux
17 45 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (20.00%) RESTful
19 40 (18.60%) PHP
20 37 (17.21%) Software Engineering
21 36 (16.74%) Symfony
21 36 (16.74%) Web Services
21 36 (16.74%) ASP.NET Web API
22 33 (15.35%) MySQL
22 33 (15.35%) HTML5
23 32 (14.88%) Test Automation
23 32 (14.88%) Spring MVC

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 53 (24.65%) Node.js
2 13 (6.05%) Apache
2 13 (6.05%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.58%) nginx
4 11 (5.12%) JBoss
4 11 (5.12%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.79%) NServiceBus
6 5 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.33%) CMS
7 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Heroku
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.19%) Internet
2 5 (2.33%) FTP
3 3 (1.40%) HTTP
4 2 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (31.63%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.35%) MySQL
3 29 (13.49%) NoSQL
4 26 (12.09%) MongoDB
5 22 (10.23%) Big Data
6 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.93%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.93%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (29.30%) Git (software)
2 29 (13.49%) Jenkins
3 27 (12.56%) Selenium
3 27 (12.56%) Behat
4 26 (12.09%) Jasmine
5 19 (8.84%) JUnit
6 16 (7.44%) Maven
7 13 (6.05%) SoapUI
7 13 (6.05%) Cucumber
7 13 (6.05%) PHPUnit
8 12 (5.58%) Moq
8 12 (5.58%) ReSharper
9 10 (4.65%) JBehave
9 10 (4.65%) JMeter
10 8 (3.72%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.72%) FitNesse
11 7 (3.26%) WebDriver
12 5 (2.33%) Subversion
12 5 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.40%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (12.09%) Finance
2 25 (11.63%) Advertising
3 14 (6.51%) Retail
4 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.86%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 136 (63.26%) Developer
2 38 (17.67%) .NET Developer
3 29 (13.49%) Software Engineer
4 27 (12.56%) Front-End Developer
5 25 (11.63%) Tester
5 25 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 24 (11.16%) PHP Developer
7 22 (10.23%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.77%) Java Developer
9 19 (8.84%) Java Software Engineer
10 18 (8.37%) Web Developer
11 14 (6.51%) Test Manager
12 11 (5.12%) Functional Tester
13 9 (4.19%) Test Leader
14 8 (3.72%) Senior PHP Developer
14 8 (3.72%) Analyst
14 8 (3.72%) Test Team Leader
14 8 (3.72%) Team Leader
15 7 (3.26%) C# Developer
15 7 (3.26%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.30%) .NET
2 61 (28.37%) HTML
3 58 (26.98%) CSS
4 56 (26.05%) ASP.NET
5 51 (23.72%) AngularJS
6 46 (21.40%) jQuery
7 45 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (20.00%) RESTful
9 36 (16.74%) Symfony
9 36 (16.74%) Web Services
9 36 (16.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (15.35%) HTML5
11 32 (14.88%) Spring MVC
11 32 (14.88%) Spring
12 29 (13.49%) XML
12 29 (13.49%) Hibernate
12 29 (13.49%) .NET Framework
13 27 (12.56%) Backbone.js
13 27 (12.56%) Sass
13 27 (12.56%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.86%) N-Tier
1 4 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.40%) Open Source
2 3 (1.40%) iPhone
3 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.40%) Linux
2 15 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.05%) Windows
4 10 (4.65%) UNIX
5 9 (4.19%) Android
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (80.93%) TDD
2 156 (72.56%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (42.79%) MVC
4 71 (33.02%) OO
5 48 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (17.21%) Software Engineering
7 32 (14.88%) Test Automation
7 32 (14.88%) Scrum
8 31 (14.42%) Web Application Development
9 30 (13.95%) E-Commerce
10 23 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (10.23%) Waterfall
12 21 (9.77%) Test Strategy
13 20 (9.30%) UML
13 20 (9.30%) Unit Testing
13 20 (9.30%) Automated Testing
14 18 (8.37%) SOA
14 18 (8.37%) Line Management
15 17 (7.91%) Manual Testing
15 17 (7.91%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 83 (38.60%) SQL
2 78 (36.28%) JavaScript
3 69 (32.09%) C#
4 56 (26.05%) Java
5 40 (18.60%) PHP
6 28 (13.02%) Ruby
7 12 (5.58%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.65%) VB
8 10 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.40%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.93%) PHP5
11 1 (0.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) VB6
11 1 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (13.49%) Degree
2 20 (9.30%) ISEB
3 9 (4.19%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.86%) QA
System Software
1 26 (12.09%) Varnish
2 12 (5.58%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (13.95%) Oracle
2 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.65%) Zend
4 7 (3.26%) Apple
5 3 (1.40%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.93%) Coverity
6 2 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter
7 1 (0.47%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £4 bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35k depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35k depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 24 days ago