The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 78 99
Rank change year-on-year +38 +21  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 148 89 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.82% 3.11% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 3.41% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 120 84 57
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2373 2612 3009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 93.24% 91.26% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1982 2153 2356
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Leeds

BDD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for BDD in Leeds

BDD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for BDD.

1 251 (88.07%) TDD
2 237 (83.16%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (51.23%) Test Automation
4 135 (47.37%) C#
5 103 (36.14%) Java
6 99 (34.74%) Scrum
7 90 (31.58%) Selenium
8 87 (30.53%) JavaScript
9 85 (29.82%) .NET
10 83 (29.12%) MVC
11 82 (28.77%) Jenkins
12 72 (25.26%) Cucumber
13 71 (24.91%) ASP.NET
14 70 (24.56%) Software Engineering
15 66 (23.16%) Git (software)
16 61 (21.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 60 (21.05%) SQL Server
17 60 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
18 57 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 56 (19.65%) SDLC
19 56 (19.65%) Test Scripting
20 55 (19.30%) ISEB
20 55 (19.30%) AngularJS
21 50 (17.54%) SQL
22 47 (16.49%) System Integration Testing
23 45 (15.79%) HTML
23 45 (15.79%) Microsoft
24 43 (15.09%) Kanban
24 43 (15.09%) Node.js
25 42 (14.74%) Gherkin

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 17 (5.96%) Apache
2 11 (3.86%) Confluence
3 7 (2.46%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.75%) JBoss
5 5 (1.75%) Jetty
5 5 (1.75%) Tornado
5 5 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.05%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.04%) GitHub
2 16 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.16%) SaaS
4 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.11%) G Suite
5 6 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.11%) Office 365
5 6 (2.11%) Slack
6 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.35%) IaaS
7 1 (0.35%) Loggly
7 1 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.91%) Internet
2 11 (3.86%) HTTP
3 10 (3.51%) AMQP
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.18%) NoSQL
3 22 (7.72%) MySQL
4 20 (7.02%) Redis
5 15 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.91%) CouchDB
7 12 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.86%) Riak
9 7 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.11%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.75%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.75%) Event Store
11 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.35%) HBase
13 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 90 (31.58%) Selenium
2 82 (28.77%) Jenkins
3 72 (25.26%) Cucumber
4 66 (23.16%) Git (software)
5 36 (12.63%) WebDriver
6 26 (9.12%) JMeter
7 25 (8.77%) SpecFlow
8 24 (8.42%) JIRA
9 21 (7.37%) LoadRunner
10 19 (6.67%) Maven
10 19 (6.67%) Subversion
11 18 (6.32%) Jasmine
11 18 (6.32%) Visual Studio
12 16 (5.61%) SoapUI
13 15 (5.26%) FitNesse
13 15 (5.26%) Gatling
14 10 (3.51%) PHPUnit
14 10 (3.51%) RSpec
15 9 (3.16%) TeamCity
16 8 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 41 (14.39%) Finance
2 16 (5.61%) Retail
3 7 (2.46%) Advertising
3 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.11%) Banking
5 5 (1.75%) Marketing
6 4 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (38.60%) Developer
2 61 (21.40%) .NET Developer
3 50 (17.54%) Analyst
4 45 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 41 (14.39%) C# Developer
6 40 (14.04%) Test Engineer
6 40 (14.04%) Tester
7 37 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (12.63%) Automation Tester
9 27 (9.47%) Senior Developer
10 25 (8.77%) Senior Automation Tester
10 25 (8.77%) Senior Tester
11 24 (8.42%) Java Developer
12 22 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 21 (7.37%) Software Engineer
14 19 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 17 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
17 16 (5.61%) Test Automation Engineer
18 12 (4.21%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (29.82%) .NET
2 71 (24.91%) ASP.NET
3 61 (21.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 55 (19.30%) AngularJS
6 45 (15.79%) HTML
7 43 (15.09%) Node.js
8 42 (14.74%) Gherkin
9 38 (13.33%) CSS
10 36 (12.63%) .NET Framework
11 35 (12.28%) Entity Framework
12 31 (10.88%) REST
13 29 (10.18%) XML
14 25 (8.77%) Web Services
15 22 (7.72%) SOAP
15 22 (7.72%) Symfony
16 17 (5.96%) React
17 15 (5.26%) RESTful
18 14 (4.91%) Dropwizard
18 14 (4.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (3.86%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.16%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (1.40%) Driving Licence
4 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.40%) NHS
4 4 (1.40%) User Experience
5 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.91%) Linux
2 5 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.70%) Windows
4 1 (0.35%) Android
4 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (88.07%) TDD
2 237 (83.16%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (51.23%) Test Automation
4 99 (34.74%) Scrum
5 83 (29.12%) MVC
6 70 (24.56%) Software Engineering
7 60 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (19.65%) SDLC
8 56 (19.65%) Test Scripting
9 47 (16.49%) System Integration Testing
10 43 (15.09%) Kanban
11 42 (14.74%) Pair Programming
12 40 (14.04%) Performance Testing
12 40 (14.04%) Unit Testing
13 37 (12.98%) Configuration Management
14 35 (12.28%) OO
15 30 (10.53%) Integration Testing
15 30 (10.53%) Mentoring
16 24 (8.42%) E-Commerce
17 23 (8.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 135 (47.37%) C#
2 103 (36.14%) Java
3 87 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 50 (17.54%) SQL
5 36 (12.63%) Python
6 32 (11.23%) PHP
7 21 (7.37%) Ruby
8 9 (3.16%) Scala
9 8 (2.81%) C
9 8 (2.81%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.11%) C++
11 5 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.40%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.40%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.40%) VBScript
13 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.35%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (19.30%) ISEB
2 40 (14.04%) ISTQB
3 13 (4.56%) Degree
4 11 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.86%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) HDFS
2 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (9.47%) Puppet
2 13 (4.56%) Ansible
3 12 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.75%) Grafana
5 1 (0.35%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Salt
5 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.67%) Zend
3 12 (4.21%) Google
4 8 (2.81%) Oracle
5 7 (2.46%) HP
6 6 (2.11%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.11%) Splunk
7 5 (1.75%) Facebook
8 1 (0.35%) New Relic
8 1 (0.35%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.35%) Samsung
8 1 (0.35%) Sony
8 1 (0.35%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexi work
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago