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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 43 51
Rank change year-on-year +28 +8  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 35 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.86% 4.67% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.41% 5.59% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 13
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 261 429 366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.47% 83.46% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 225 378 285
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for BDD.

1 76 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (92.31%) TDD
3 47 (60.26%) .NET
4 42 (53.85%) Ruby
4 42 (53.85%) C#
4 42 (53.85%) RESTful
5 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (51.28%) WCF
5 40 (51.28%) Entity Framework
5 40 (51.28%) Web Application Development
5 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
5 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
5 40 (51.28%) MVC
5 40 (51.28%) .NET Framework
5 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (51.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 37 (47.44%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (41.03%) Git (software)
8 28 (35.90%) AngularJS
8 28 (35.90%) Node.js
9 25 (32.05%) Java
10 22 (28.21%) Web Development
10 22 (28.21%) Kanban
11 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (26.92%) Google
12 20 (25.64%) Computer Science
12 20 (25.64%) MSMQ
12 20 (25.64%) Games
12 20 (25.64%) Dependency Injection

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 20 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
1 40 (51.28%) SQL Server 2014
2 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
2 20 (25.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 20 (25.64%) TeamCity
3 9 (11.54%) Selenium
3 9 (11.54%) WebDriver
4 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.13%) Subversion
6 3 (3.85%) Grunt
6 3 (3.85%) gulp
6 3 (3.85%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.56%) CircleCI
7 2 (2.56%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.56%) Gradle
7 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.56%) JMeter
7 2 (2.56%) Maven
8 1 (1.28%) Appium
8 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (25.64%) Games
2 2 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 47 (60.26%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 20 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Graduate
3 20 (25.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Graduate Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Junior
3 20 (25.64%) Junior .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Junior Developer
4 15 (19.23%) Agile Developer
5 14 (17.95%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Scala Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (60.26%) .NET
2 42 (53.85%) RESTful
3 40 (51.28%) .NET Framework
3 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET Web API
3 40 (51.28%) Entity Framework
3 40 (51.28%) WCF
4 28 (35.90%) AngularJS
4 28 (35.90%) Node.js
5 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 20 (25.64%) Code First Entity Framework
5 20 (25.64%) KnockoutJS
5 20 (25.64%) MSMQ
5 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (25.64%) WPF
6 6 (7.69%) CSS
6 6 (7.69%) HTML
6 6 (7.69%) HTML5
7 4 (5.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (47.44%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 17 (21.79%) NHS
4 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) CentOS
2 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (92.31%) TDD
3 40 (51.28%) MVC
3 40 (51.28%) Web Application Development
4 22 (28.21%) Kanban
4 22 (28.21%) Web Development
5 20 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
5 20 (25.64%) Multithreading
6 14 (17.95%) Extreme Programming
6 14 (17.95%) Functional Programming
6 14 (17.95%) Test Automation
7 11 (14.10%) Scrum
8 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.97%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.41%) Microservices
10 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.13%) Regression Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.85%) Test Strategy
12 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) C#
1 42 (53.85%) Ruby
2 25 (32.05%) Java
3 20 (25.64%) F#
4 19 (24.36%) Scala
5 17 (21.79%) Clojure
6 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (1.28%) Go
9 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) ISEB
1 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (25.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Google
2 3 (3.85%) Cognizant
2 3 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago