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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 116 164 133
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 141 100 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.11% 1.40% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.69% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 112 93 80
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 £65,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
5903 5924 4510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.49% 82.83% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 4598 3547
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +43 113 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South Yorkshire +18 17 £47,500 +17.28% 1
North Yorkshire -10 8 £37,500 - 7
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 230 (89.15%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (83.33%) TDD
3 106 (41.09%) JavaScript
4 102 (39.53%) .NET
5 97 (37.60%) C#
5 97 (37.60%) MVC
6 84 (32.56%) Java
7 83 (32.17%) SQL
8 82 (31.78%) HTML
9 79 (30.62%) PHP
9 79 (30.62%) Scrum
10 77 (29.84%) CSS
10 77 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (27.13%) Ruby
12 67 (25.97%) Node.js
13 66 (25.58%) ASP.NET
14 64 (24.81%) MySQL
14 64 (24.81%) Linux
15 62 (24.03%) SQL Server
16 59 (22.87%) RESTful
17 54 (20.93%) Software Engineering
18 51 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
19 50 (19.38%) OO
19 50 (19.38%) Git (software)
20 44 (17.05%) Kanban
20 44 (17.05%) Web Services
20 44 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
21 42 (16.28%) Unit Testing
21 42 (16.28%) Automated Testing
22 41 (15.89%) Open Source

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (25.97%) Node.js
2 10 (3.88%) Apache
3 4 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.55%) JBoss
3 4 (1.55%) Confluence
3 4 (1.55%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.16%) nginx
5 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.78%) CMS
5 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.78%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.55%) IaaS
4 4 (1.55%) Heroku
4 4 (1.55%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.98%) Internet
2 6 (2.33%) Broadband
3 4 (1.55%) HTTP
3 4 (1.55%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.81%) MySQL
2 62 (24.03%) SQL Server
3 32 (12.40%) Relational Database
4 29 (11.24%) MongoDB
5 25 (9.69%) NoSQL
6 19 (7.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (6.98%) Redis
8 14 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.55%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.55%) HBase
11 2 (0.78%) Big Data
12 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (19.38%) Git (software)
2 37 (14.34%) Selenium
3 35 (13.57%) Cucumber
4 31 (12.02%) Maven
5 28 (10.85%) Jenkins
6 18 (6.98%) Behat
6 18 (6.98%) JUnit
7 14 (5.43%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.71%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.71%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.33%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.33%) PHPUnit
9 6 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.94%) Subversion
10 5 (1.94%) JBehave
10 5 (1.94%) JIRA
10 5 (1.94%) JMeter
10 5 (1.94%) NeoLoad
11 4 (1.55%) Grunt
11 4 (1.55%) Mockito
General
1 33 (12.79%) Retail
2 21 (8.14%) Finance
3 17 (6.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (4.65%) Games
5 8 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.33%) Advertising
6 6 (2.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 139 (53.88%) Developer
2 51 (19.77%) .NET Developer
3 29 (11.24%) Software Engineer
4 27 (10.47%) PHP Developer
5 25 (9.69%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.30%) Applications Developer
7 23 (8.91%) Analyst
8 19 (7.36%) Test Analyst
9 18 (6.98%) Senior Applications Developer
9 18 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
10 17 (6.59%) Test Engineer
11 15 (5.81%) Automation Engineer
12 14 (5.43%) Java Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Tester
14 11 (4.26%) Lead Software Engineer
15 10 (3.88%) Software Developer
15 10 (3.88%) Front-End Developer
16 9 (3.49%) Automation Analyst
16 9 (3.49%) Web Developer
16 9 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (39.53%) .NET
2 82 (31.78%) HTML
3 77 (29.84%) CSS
4 66 (25.58%) ASP.NET
5 59 (22.87%) RESTful
6 51 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 44 (17.05%) Web Services
8 41 (15.89%) XML
9 37 (14.34%) WCF
10 32 (12.40%) jQuery
10 32 (12.40%) AngularJS
11 31 (12.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 31 (12.02%) .NET Framework
12 30 (11.63%) HTML5
13 28 (10.85%) Symfony
14 25 (9.69%) Entity Framework
15 22 (8.53%) Spring
16 20 (7.75%) Doctrine
17 19 (7.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.59%) NHS
2 13 (5.04%) RIA
3 12 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.10%) Tandem
5 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.33%) User Experience
6 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.55%) Replication
8 2 (0.78%) Online Games
8 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.81%) Linux
2 30 (11.63%) Windows
3 18 (6.98%) CoreOS
4 17 (6.59%) Apple iOS
5 16 (6.20%) Android
6 11 (4.26%) UNIX
7 4 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.16%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (89.15%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (83.33%) TDD
3 97 (37.60%) MVC
4 79 (30.62%) Scrum
5 77 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 50 (19.38%) OO
8 44 (17.05%) Kanban
9 42 (16.28%) Unit Testing
9 42 (16.28%) Automated Testing
10 41 (15.89%) Open Source
11 40 (15.50%) Web Application Development
12 36 (13.95%) SDLC
13 34 (13.18%) Mentoring
14 33 (12.79%) Test Scripting
14 33 (12.79%) Test Automation
15 23 (8.91%) DevOps
16 22 (8.53%) Coaching
17 20 (7.75%) Line Management
17 20 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (41.09%) JavaScript
2 97 (37.60%) C#
3 84 (32.56%) Java
4 83 (32.17%) SQL
5 79 (30.62%) PHP
6 70 (27.13%) Ruby
7 30 (11.63%) Python
7 30 (11.63%) C++
8 18 (6.98%) Scala
8 18 (6.98%) Go
9 9 (3.49%) Groovy
9 9 (3.49%) Bash Shell
9 9 (3.49%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.33%) XQuery
11 5 (1.94%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.94%) VB6
11 5 (1.94%) VBScript
11 5 (1.94%) VB
11 5 (1.94%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (6.59%) ISEB
2 12 (4.65%) Degree
3 10 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (6.98%) Docker
2 6 (2.33%) Varnish
3 4 (1.55%) VirtualBox
3 4 (1.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (6.98%) Puppet
1 18 (6.98%) Vagrant
1 18 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (6.98%) Ansible
1 18 (6.98%) Salt
1 18 (6.98%) Nagios
2 4 (1.55%) ZABBIX
2 4 (1.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (11.63%) Oracle
2 24 (9.30%) Zend
3 22 (8.53%) Google
4 18 (6.98%) Splunk
4 18 (6.98%) SaltStack
4 18 (6.98%) VMware
5 10 (3.88%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.55%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.55%) New Relic
7 3 (1.16%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.78%) Perforce
8 2 (0.78%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) Coverity
9 1 (0.39%) Twitter
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
Skipton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £650,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package, free parking
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package, free parking
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago