Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 72 83
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 +33
Permanent jobs citing BDD 24 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.85% 2.91% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 3.27% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 37
North Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,161 1,405 1,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 89.31% 88.81% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1,176 1,342
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,850 £54,250 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in North Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in North Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in North Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -10 16 £35,000 -41.67% 4
Middlesbrough - 7 £30,000 -
Harrogate 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 21 (87.50%) TDD
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) .NET
5 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 9 (37.50%) Selenium
8 7 (29.17%) ISEB
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
8 7 (29.17%) WebDriver
9 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (25.00%) DevOps
9 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
9 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (25.00%) Tandem
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) VB
9 6 (25.00%) VB.NET

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) WebDriver
3 5 (20.83%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Calabash
5 1 (4.17%) Capybara
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum Master
3 7 (29.17%) Tester
4 6 (25.00%) DevOps Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (25.00%) RESTful
3 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (25.00%) Tandem
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) TDD
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) DevOps
6 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
11 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) VB
2 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ISEB
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Capita
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle