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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 121 133 145
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 143 128 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.07% 1.81% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.19% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 107 114 58
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £49,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
6062 5853 4444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.86% 82.82% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4966 4569 3429
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 112 £45,000 +12.50% 25
South Yorkshire +18 19 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North Yorkshire -18 6 £37,500 - 1
East Yorkshire +5 2 £35,000 +16.66% 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 231 (87.83%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (84.79%) TDD
3 112 (42.59%) .NET
4 111 (42.21%) C#
4 111 (42.21%) MVC
5 106 (40.30%) JavaScript
6 98 (37.26%) SQL
7 82 (31.18%) Scrum
8 80 (30.42%) HTML
9 79 (30.04%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (29.28%) PHP
10 77 (29.28%) CSS
11 76 (28.90%) SQL Server
12 72 (27.38%) Java
13 69 (26.24%) ASP.NET
14 68 (25.86%) OO
15 67 (25.48%) Node.js
16 63 (23.95%) Ruby
17 61 (23.19%) Software Engineering
18 59 (22.43%) Linux
19 55 (20.91%) MySQL
20 54 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
21 53 (20.15%) Git (software)
22 52 (19.77%) RESTful
23 50 (19.01%) WCF
23 50 (19.01%) Web Services
24 47 (17.87%) Unit Testing
25 44 (16.73%) Kanban
25 44 (16.73%) Automated Testing
25 44 (16.73%) Web Application Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (25.48%) Node.js
2 11 (4.18%) Apache
3 6 (2.28%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.52%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.52%) JBoss
4 4 (1.52%) nginx
4 4 (1.52%) Confluence
5 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.76%) CMS
5 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (6.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.52%) IaaS
4 4 (1.52%) Heroku
4 4 (1.52%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.94%) Internet
2 6 (2.28%) Broadband
3 4 (1.52%) HTTP
3 4 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 55 (20.91%) MySQL
3 36 (13.69%) Relational Database
4 29 (11.03%) NoSQL
5 25 (9.51%) MongoDB
6 14 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (4.94%) Redis
8 11 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (3.80%) Big Data
10 6 (2.28%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.52%) HBase
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 53 (20.15%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.79%) Cucumber
3 24 (9.13%) Jenkins
4 23 (8.75%) Selenium
5 22 (8.37%) Maven
6 16 (6.08%) Behat
7 13 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (4.56%) JUnit
9 9 (3.42%) Moq
10 8 (3.04%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.66%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.66%) SoapUI
11 7 (2.66%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.66%) ReSharper
12 6 (2.28%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.28%) PHPUnit
13 5 (1.90%) Subversion
13 5 (1.90%) NeoLoad
13 5 (1.90%) JMeter
14 4 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 41 (15.59%) Retail
2 30 (11.41%) Finance
3 17 (6.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (3.42%) Games
5 8 (3.04%) Advertising
6 6 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (58.94%) Developer
2 50 (19.01%) .NET Developer
3 32 (12.17%) PHP Developer
3 32 (12.17%) Software Engineer
4 28 (10.65%) Applications Developer
5 24 (9.13%) Senior Developer
6 19 (7.22%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (6.84%) Senior Applications Developer
8 17 (6.46%) Web Developer
9 16 (6.08%) Analyst
9 16 (6.08%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.70%) Tester
10 15 (5.70%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
12 11 (4.18%) Lead Software Engineer
12 11 (4.18%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.18%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.42%) Test Engineer
14 8 (3.04%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (42.59%) .NET
2 80 (30.42%) HTML
3 77 (29.28%) CSS
4 69 (26.24%) ASP.NET
5 54 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (19.77%) RESTful
7 50 (19.01%) Web Services
7 50 (19.01%) WCF
8 44 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 43 (16.35%) AngularJS
10 41 (15.59%) .NET Framework
11 38 (14.45%) XML
12 37 (14.07%) HTML5
13 34 (12.93%) Symfony
13 34 (12.93%) jQuery
14 32 (12.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 28 (10.65%) Entity Framework
16 25 (9.51%) Doctrine
17 22 (8.37%) Spring
18 18 (6.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.46%) NHS
2 11 (4.18%) Tandem
3 10 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.42%) RIA
5 7 (2.66%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.52%) Replication
8 3 (1.14%) User Experience
9 2 (0.76%) Online Games
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (22.43%) Linux
2 37 (14.07%) Windows
3 18 (6.84%) Apple iOS
4 17 (6.46%) Android
5 13 (4.94%) CoreOS
6 6 (2.28%) UNIX
7 3 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (87.83%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (84.79%) TDD
3 111 (42.21%) MVC
4 82 (31.18%) Scrum
5 79 (30.04%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (25.86%) OO
7 61 (23.19%) Software Engineering
8 47 (17.87%) Unit Testing
9 44 (16.73%) Automated Testing
9 44 (16.73%) Kanban
9 44 (16.73%) Web Application Development
10 38 (14.45%) SDLC
11 31 (11.79%) Test Automation
11 31 (11.79%) Open Source
12 30 (11.41%) Mentoring
13 25 (9.51%) Test Scripting
14 22 (8.37%) DevOps
15 20 (7.60%) Coaching
16 19 (7.22%) Mobile Development
17 17 (6.46%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (42.21%) C#
2 106 (40.30%) JavaScript
3 98 (37.26%) SQL
4 77 (29.28%) PHP
5 72 (27.38%) Java
6 63 (23.95%) Ruby
7 22 (8.37%) Python
8 21 (7.98%) C++
8 21 (7.98%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.94%) Scala
9 13 (4.94%) Go
10 10 (3.80%) Groovy
11 8 (3.04%) VB6
11 8 (3.04%) VBScript
11 8 (3.04%) VB
11 8 (3.04%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.04%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.90%) XQuery
13 4 (1.52%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (5.70%) Degree
2 8 (3.04%) ISEB
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (4.94%) Docker
2 8 (3.04%) Varnish
3 7 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.52%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (4.94%) Puppet
1 13 (4.94%) Vagrant
1 13 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (4.94%) Ansible
1 13 (4.94%) Salt
1 13 (4.94%) Nagios
2 4 (1.52%) ZABBIX
2 4 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (10.65%) Zend
2 22 (8.37%) Oracle
3 17 (6.46%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.70%) Google
5 13 (4.94%) Splunk
5 13 (4.94%) SaltStack
5 13 (4.94%) VMware
6 4 (1.52%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.52%) New Relic
7 3 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.76%) Perforce
8 2 (0.76%) IBM
8 2 (0.76%) Coverity
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter
9 1 (0.38%) Intel
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Highly Competitive plus excellent benefits including free Sky package
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Highly competitive plus excellent benefits and free Sky package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Competitive base plus package
Posted: 8 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago