Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 39 32
Rank change year-on-year -37 -7 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 40 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.77% 5.54% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 5.94% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 45
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £54,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +7.59%

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 777 673 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 91.63% 93.21% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 557 494 589
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £58,750 £60,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Northampton

BDD
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for BDD in Northampton

BDD
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Northampton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (53.33%) RESTful
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (53.33%) Node.js
4 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 7 (46.67%) Ruby
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) VB
5 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (33.33%) User Stories
7 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 4 (26.67%) DBS Check
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (26.67%) User Experience
7 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (26.67%) Business Process Modelling
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (26.67%) Java

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) AWS CodePipeline
1 1 (6.67%) G Suite
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Appium
4 1 (6.67%) Buildbot
4 1 (6.67%) CircleCI
4 1 (6.67%) Gatling
4 1 (6.67%) Gradle
4 1 (6.67%) JBehave
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.67%) NeoLoad
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer in Test
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Node.js
1 8 (53.33%) RESTful
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
6 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) User Stories
6 4 (26.67%) BPMN
6 4 (26.67%) Business Process Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) VB
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java 8
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) BC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) DBS Check
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google