Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 47 25
Rank change year-on-year -32 -22 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 29 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.68% 4.19% 10.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 4.49% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 63
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.30% +2.35%

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 694 646 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 93.91% 93.35% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 474 514 552
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +1.98%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,325 £25,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,425
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin

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 (20.00%) AWS CodePipeline
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) JBehave
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) MbUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) MSTest
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Guice
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (20.00%) Contactless
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ATDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Test-First Development
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Java 8
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) IIBA