Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 54 47
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.23% 2.84% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.65% 3.06% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 1
Halifax median annual salary £75,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.29% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £53,750 £43,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +12.50%

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 169 294 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 96.02% 92.74% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 273 207
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,625 £77,500 £52,017
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for BDD.

1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Contract Management
5 7 (38.89%) JIRA
5 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
6 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Progressive Web App
7 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Adabas
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Manager
1 7 (38.89%) Testing Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Head of Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Head of Development
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
4 1 (5.56%) RAML
4 1 (5.56%) React
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) Contract Management
5 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (11.11%) Progressive Web App
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) NATURAL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle