The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 134 179 205
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +26
Permanent jobs citing BDD 132 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.73% 0.77% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.97% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 107 39 15
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6247 4541 4366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.70% 79.08% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 3528 3643
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
BDD
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +34 92 £40,000 -20.00% 12
North Yorkshire +6 31 £37,500 +7.14% 6
East Yorkshire - 5 £34,000 -
South Yorkshire -23 4 £41,250 +17.85% 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 223 (89.92%) TDD
2 131 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (48.39%) Scrum
4 109 (43.95%) SQL Server
5 107 (43.15%) C#
6 102 (41.13%) .NET
7 89 (35.89%) SQL
8 78 (31.45%) Selenium
9 72 (29.03%) MVC
10 70 (28.23%) Microsoft
11 69 (27.82%) Java
12 66 (26.61%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (22.98%) Windows
14 54 (21.77%) DSDM
15 50 (20.16%) SOAP
16 49 (19.76%) Linux
17 47 (18.95%) Unit Testing
18 46 (18.55%) JavaScript
18 46 (18.55%) T-SQL
19 45 (18.15%) Web Services
19 45 (18.15%) ASP.NET
19 45 (18.15%) RUP
20 44 (17.74%) ISEB
21 43 (17.34%) WCF
22 41 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
23 40 (16.13%) QA
23 40 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
24 39 (15.73%) Low Latency
25 38 (15.32%) HTML
25 38 (15.32%) Spring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (13.31%) Tomcat
2 32 (12.90%) IIS
3 20 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.45%) Apache
5 10 (4.03%) Node.js
6 6 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.21%) Drupal
7 3 (1.21%) CMS
8 2 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.81%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.81%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 25 (10.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) Intranet
2 2 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (14.52%) MySQL
4 36 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (4.84%) NoSQL
8 10 (4.03%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.63%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (31.45%) Selenium
2 38 (15.32%) Cucumber
3 34 (13.71%) Maven
4 29 (11.69%) MSTest
5 28 (11.29%) JUnit
6 25 (10.08%) SoapUI
6 25 (10.08%) NUnit
7 20 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (7.66%) SpecFlow
9 17 (6.85%) WebDriver
9 17 (6.85%) Subversion
10 16 (6.45%) Jenkins
10 16 (6.45%) Git (software)
10 16 (6.45%) Hudson
10 16 (6.45%) Visual Studio
11 15 (6.05%) JBehave
12 14 (5.65%) FitNesse
13 11 (4.44%) Eclipse
14 8 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
15 6 (2.42%) PhpStorm
General
1 33 (13.31%) Finance
2 12 (4.84%) Games
3 5 (2.02%) Back Office
4 2 (0.81%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.40%) Billing
5 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 140 (56.45%) Developer
2 59 (23.79%) Analyst
3 39 (15.73%) .NET Developer
4 33 (13.31%) Java Developer
5 31 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 28 (11.29%) Test Analyst
7 24 (9.68%) Agile Business Analyst
8 23 (9.27%) Software Developer
9 19 (7.66%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 16 (6.45%) CRM Developer
11 16 (6.45%) Tester
12 14 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (4.84%) LAMP Developer
14 11 (4.44%) J2EE Developer
15 10 (4.03%) Test Manager
16 9 (3.63%) PHP Developer
16 9 (3.63%) Team Leader
17 8 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (41.13%) .NET
2 50 (20.16%) SOAP
3 45 (18.15%) Web Services
3 45 (18.15%) ASP.NET
4 43 (17.34%) WCF
5 38 (15.32%) HTML
5 38 (15.32%) Spring
5 38 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (14.11%) Hibernate
7 34 (13.71%) REST
7 34 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 33 (13.31%) jQuery
9 29 (11.69%) XML
10 27 (10.89%) Spring Integration
11 25 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (10.08%) RESTful
11 25 (10.08%) HTML5
12 24 (9.68%) J2EE
13 19 (7.66%) Ajax
13 19 (7.66%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.08%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.85%) Open Source
3 9 (3.63%) NHS
4 8 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.42%) BBC
5 6 (2.42%) Social Media
5 6 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.02%) DTV
7 3 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.81%) DataPower
8 2 (0.81%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.98%) Windows
2 49 (19.76%) Linux
3 18 (7.26%) Android
3 18 (7.26%) UNIX
4 7 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (89.92%) TDD
2 131 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (48.39%) Scrum
4 72 (29.03%) MVC
5 66 (26.61%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (21.77%) DSDM
7 47 (18.95%) Unit Testing
8 45 (18.15%) RUP
9 39 (15.73%) Low Latency
10 35 (14.11%) OO
11 34 (13.71%) Web Application Development
12 31 (12.50%) Kanban
12 31 (12.50%) Test Automation
13 27 (10.89%) Test Management
14 24 (9.68%) User Stories
15 23 (9.27%) Information Management
16 22 (8.87%) Software Engineering
16 22 (8.87%) Software Testing
17 20 (8.06%) Automated Testing
17 20 (8.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 107 (43.15%) C#
2 89 (35.89%) SQL
3 69 (27.82%) Java
4 46 (18.55%) JavaScript
4 46 (18.55%) T-SQL
5 24 (9.68%) PHP
6 14 (5.65%) Ruby
7 7 (2.82%) PHP5
8 5 (2.02%) C
9 4 (1.61%) C++
10 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.81%) VB
11 2 (0.81%) F#
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (17.74%) ISEB
2 35 (14.11%) ISTQB
3 24 (9.68%) Degree
4 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.42%) MCP
4 6 (2.42%) MCAD
4 6 (2.42%) MCSD
4 6 (2.42%) MCTS
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (28.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.29%) Oracle
3 19 (7.66%) Zend
4 16 (6.45%) JBoss
5 14 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (5.65%) Siebel
6 9 (3.63%) NetSuite
7 8 (3.23%) HP
7 8 (3.23%) Facebook
8 6 (2.42%) Sony
8 6 (2.42%) Apple
8 6 (2.42%) Yahoo!
8 6 (2.42%) Google
9 2 (0.81%) Twitter
9 2 (0.81%) Kony
9 2 (0.81%) IBM
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary DOE + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £3000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum - Dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago