Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 68
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 25 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.46% 3.82% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 4.57% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 22
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
10th Percentile £32,150 £31,895 £33,750
90th Percentile £64,063 £51,250 £49,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 620 831 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.75% 83.52% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 532 683 629
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

BDD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for BDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

BDD
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for BDD.

1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 15 (60.00%) Selenium
3 15 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (56.00%) C#
5 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
6 12 (48.00%) QA
6 12 (48.00%) DevOps
7 11 (44.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (36.00%) .NET
8 9 (36.00%) Scrum
9 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (32.00%) Line Management
9 8 (32.00%) Coaching
10 7 (28.00%) SDLC
10 7 (28.00%) Case Management
10 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
10 7 (28.00%) Gherkin
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) OO
11 6 (24.00%) SOA
11 6 (24.00%) Retail
11 6 (24.00%) Microservices
12 5 (20.00%) Big Data

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (20.00%) Documentum
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) GitHub
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (44.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.00%) JIRA
6 2 (8.00%) JUnit
6 2 (8.00%) Ranorex
6 2 (8.00%) Zephyr
7 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (4.00%) JMeter
7 1 (4.00%) Maven
7 1 (4.00%) NUnit
7 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
7 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) TestNG
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Tester
2 6 (24.00%) Test Leader
3 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (28.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (8.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.00%) Chai
6 1 (4.00%) Code First Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) React
6 1 (4.00%) Symfony
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 15 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (48.00%) DevOps
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Coaching
6 8 (32.00%) Line Management
7 7 (28.00%) Case Management
7 7 (28.00%) SDLC
8 6 (24.00%) Microservices
8 6 (24.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) SOA
8 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (16.00%) MVC
10 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
11 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (12.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.00%) F#
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) OpenText