Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 42 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 -15
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.16% 5.97% 5.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 6.37% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 26
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,750 £46,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +10.39%

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 861 722 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 91.89% 93.64% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 625 538 670
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 20 (51.28%) User Stories
4 15 (38.46%) Node.js
5 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
5 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (35.90%) BPMN
5 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
5 14 (35.90%) User Experience
5 14 (35.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 14 (35.90%) Business Process Modelling
5 14 (35.90%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (35.90%) C#
5 14 (35.90%) .NET
5 14 (35.90%) MVC
5 14 (35.90%) Ruby
5 14 (35.90%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (33.33%) VB
6 13 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 13 (33.33%) WCF
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (33.33%) RESTful
6 13 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 12 (30.77%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) G Suite
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Appium
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Buildbot
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Gatling
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
3 1 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.56%) NeoLoad
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Business Systems Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Developer in Test
6 1 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Node.js
2 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (33.33%) RESTful
3 13 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.26%) Spring
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) CSS3
6 2 (5.13%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) Java EE
7 1 (2.56%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) REST
7 1 (2.56%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (2.56%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
1 8 (20.51%) Mac OS
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 20 (51.28%) User Stories
4 14 (35.90%) BPMN
4 14 (35.90%) Business Process Modelling
4 14 (35.90%) MVC
4 14 (35.90%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (35.90%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (35.90%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
5 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 10 (25.64%) OO
7 8 (20.51%) OOP
7 8 (20.51%) Pair Programming
8 6 (15.38%) ATDD
8 6 (15.38%) Refactoring
9 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
1 14 (35.90%) Ruby
2 13 (33.33%) VB
2 13 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 12 (30.77%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) BC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) DBS Check
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Yahoo!