Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 3.63% 10.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 11.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 0
Halifax median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +11.84%

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 181 277 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 93.78% 94.86% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 163 249 233
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,750 £64,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Halifax

BDD
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in Halifax.

Salary trend for BDD in Halifax

BDD
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Halifax over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for BDD.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (57.14%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (28.57%) JMeter
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Protractor
6 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Wireframes

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) Protractor
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Head of Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Head of Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft