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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.17% 8.59% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 9.49% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 26
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -3.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 337 506 484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 88.92% 90.52% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 281 363 434
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

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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

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Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Northampton over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Northampton

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Northampton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 72 (96.00%) TDD
2 67 (89.33%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (80.00%) Scrum
4 55 (73.33%) Git (software)
5 53 (70.67%) MVC
6 43 (57.33%) Java
6 43 (57.33%) JUnit
7 42 (56.00%) JSON
7 42 (56.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 41 (54.67%) REST
8 41 (54.67%) J2EE
8 41 (54.67%) Web Services
8 41 (54.67%) Spring
9 40 (53.33%) MySQL
9 40 (53.33%) Spring MVC
10 33 (44.00%) Cucumber
11 30 (40.00%) MongoDB
12 29 (38.67%) User Stories
13 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
13 28 (37.33%) Retail
13 28 (37.33%) HTML
13 28 (37.33%) CSS
14 27 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
15 26 (34.67%) Gradle
15 26 (34.67%) HTML5
15 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
16 25 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
16 25 (33.33%) hybris
16 25 (33.33%) Artifactory

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 9 (12.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (53.33%) MySQL
2 30 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (17.33%) NoSQL
5 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (12.00%) BigQuery
7 6 (8.00%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 43 (57.33%) JUnit
3 33 (44.00%) Cucumber
4 26 (34.67%) Gradle
4 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
5 25 (33.33%) Artifactory
5 25 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (10.67%) FitNesse
6 8 (10.67%) Selenium
7 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.67%) JMeter
8 2 (2.67%) NUnit
8 2 (2.67%) Ranorex
8 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.67%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.67%) TestNG
8 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.33%) gulp
9 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 28 (37.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Architect
3 17 (22.67%) Technical Architect
4 14 (18.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Java Architect
5 13 (17.33%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Agile Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Business Developer
10 5 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Architect
10 5 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) JSON
2 41 (54.67%) J2EE
2 41 (54.67%) REST
2 41 (54.67%) Spring
2 41 (54.67%) Web Services
3 40 (53.33%) Spring MVC
4 28 (37.33%) CSS
4 28 (37.33%) HTML
5 26 (34.67%) HTML5
6 25 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
6 25 (33.33%) JMS
7 19 (25.33%) .NET
8 14 (18.67%) Node.js
9 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
9 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (17.33%) RESTful
9 13 (17.33%) WCF
10 3 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
1 25 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (96.00%) TDD
2 67 (89.33%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (80.00%) Scrum
4 53 (70.67%) MVC
5 42 (56.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (38.67%) User Stories
7 27 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (30.67%) Refactoring
9 19 (25.33%) OO
10 18 (24.00%) OOP
11 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.33%) OOD
13 13 (17.33%) Web Application Development
14 11 (14.67%) E-Commerce
14 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
15 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
16 9 (12.00%) Analytics
17 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
17 6 (8.00%) Procedural Programming
17 6 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Java
2 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.00%) SQL
4 19 (25.33%) C#
5 13 (17.33%) Ruby
5 13 (17.33%) VB
5 13 (17.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) hybris
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) Tableau
3 12 (16.00%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.67%) Perforce
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) TOWER Software
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