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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 134 139 180
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +41
Permanent jobs citing BDD 118 131 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.64% 1.76% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.11% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 108 108 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
6229 6210 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.60% 83.45% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 4822 3596
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 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 27 April 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
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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 -11 78 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South Yorkshire +15 20 £47,500 +15.15% 2
North Yorkshire +2 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
East Yorkshire +5 6 £35,000 +2.94% 2
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 193 (82.13%) TDD
2 183 (77.87%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (47.66%) MVC
4 98 (41.70%) C#
5 93 (39.57%) JavaScript
6 91 (38.72%) .NET
7 90 (38.30%) SQL Server
8 89 (37.87%) SQL
9 84 (35.74%) OO
10 67 (28.51%) HTML
11 64 (27.23%) CSS
12 63 (26.81%) ASP.NET
13 61 (25.96%) AngularJS
14 60 (25.53%) Node.js
15 58 (24.68%) Git (software)
16 54 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 53 (22.55%) PHP
17 53 (22.55%) Scrum
18 51 (21.70%) Java
19 50 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (20.85%) WCF
21 48 (20.43%) Web Application Development
22 47 (20.00%) Software Engineering
23 42 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
24 40 (17.02%) HTML5
25 39 (16.60%) .NET Framework
26 37 (15.74%) jQuery
26 37 (15.74%) RESTful
26 37 (15.74%) Linux
27 36 (15.32%) Ruby

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 60 (25.53%) Node.js
2 12 (5.11%) Apache
3 10 (4.26%) NServiceBus
3 10 (4.26%) nginx
4 4 (1.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.28%) JBoss
5 3 (1.28%) CMS
5 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.43%) Drupal
6 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 25 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.34%) NoSQL
3 27 (11.49%) MySQL
4 23 (9.79%) MongoDB
5 21 (8.94%) Big Data
6 15 (6.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (24.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.64%) Behat
2 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 22 (9.36%) Selenium
4 21 (8.94%) Jasmine
5 19 (8.09%) Moq
5 19 (8.09%) SoapUI
5 19 (8.09%) ReSharper
6 13 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (5.11%) SpecFlow
8 11 (4.68%) Cucumber
8 11 (4.68%) PHPUnit
9 9 (3.83%) JUnit
10 8 (3.40%) FitNesse
11 6 (2.55%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.55%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.13%) Subversion
12 5 (2.13%) Maven
13 4 (1.70%) Xcode
14 2 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 35 (14.89%) Finance
2 33 (14.04%) Retail
3 20 (8.51%) Advertising
4 9 (3.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.70%) Games
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 149 (63.40%) Developer
2 45 (19.15%) .NET Developer
3 32 (13.62%) Front-End Developer
4 31 (13.19%) Tester
5 27 (11.49%) Software Engineer
5 27 (11.49%) PHP Developer
6 24 (10.21%) Web Developer
7 20 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (6.38%) Functional Tester
8 15 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (5.11%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Applications Developer
11 10 (4.26%) Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Test Leader
13 8 (3.40%) Senior PHP Developer
13 8 (3.40%) Lead Software Engineer
13 8 (3.40%) Software Tester
14 6 (2.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (38.72%) .NET
2 67 (28.51%) HTML
3 64 (27.23%) CSS
4 63 (26.81%) ASP.NET
5 61 (25.96%) AngularJS
6 54 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (20.85%) WCF
8 42 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (17.02%) HTML5
10 39 (16.60%) .NET Framework
11 37 (15.74%) jQuery
11 37 (15.74%) RESTful
12 36 (15.32%) Symfony
13 29 (12.34%) XML
14 26 (11.06%) Entity Framework
14 26 (11.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (10.64%) Web Services
16 22 (9.36%) Sass
16 22 (9.36%) LESS
16 22 (9.36%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.09%) Private Cloud
2 10 (4.26%) Tandem
3 6 (2.55%) Open Source
4 4 (1.70%) iPhone
5 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.85%) NHS
6 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.43%) RIA
7 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.74%) Linux
2 20 (8.51%) Windows
3 19 (8.09%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.11%) Android
5 3 (1.28%) UNIX
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Debian
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (82.13%) TDD
2 183 (77.87%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (47.66%) MVC
4 84 (35.74%) OO
5 53 (22.55%) Scrum
6 50 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (20.43%) Web Application Development
8 47 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 32 (13.62%) Unit Testing
9 32 (13.62%) Test Automation
10 28 (11.91%) Automated Testing
11 27 (11.49%) E-Commerce
12 26 (11.06%) SOA
13 24 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (8.94%) Mobile Development
15 20 (8.51%) Analytics
16 19 (8.09%) DevOps
16 19 (8.09%) Kanban
17 17 (7.23%) Functional Testing
18 16 (6.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 98 (41.70%) C#
2 93 (39.57%) JavaScript
3 89 (37.87%) SQL
4 53 (22.55%) PHP
5 51 (21.70%) Java
6 36 (15.32%) Ruby
7 24 (10.21%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.40%) VB
9 8 (3.40%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.55%) VB6
10 6 (2.55%) VBScript
11 5 (2.13%) Groovy
12 4 (1.70%) C++
12 4 (1.70%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.85%) PHP5
14 1 (0.43%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.43%) Python
14 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (13.19%) Degree
2 25 (10.64%) ISEB
3 9 (3.83%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.98%) QA
System Software
1 21 (8.94%) Varnish
2 19 (8.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.38%) Zend
3 13 (5.53%) Oracle
4 7 (2.98%) Apple
5 3 (1.28%) IBM
5 3 (1.28%) Coverity
6 1 (0.43%) Twitter
6 1 (0.43%) Nuxeo
6 1 (0.43%) Intel
6 1 (0.43%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (10-20%) + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Competitive salary, plus great benefits
Posted: 12 days ago