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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 33 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 31 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.02% 5.76% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 6.15% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 51
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 353 504 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 92.41% 93.68% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 285 348 541
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 24 (70.59%) C#
4 17 (50.00%) MVC
4 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (47.06%) .NET
5 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 15 (44.12%) Java
6 15 (44.12%) Cucumber
7 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (41.18%) Node.js
7 14 (41.18%) Web Application Development
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 14 (41.18%) VB
7 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
7 14 (41.18%) OOP
7 14 (41.18%) OO
7 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
7 14 (41.18%) RESTful
7 14 (41.18%) WCF
7 14 (41.18%) Ruby
8 13 (38.24%) JUnit
9 12 (35.29%) Selenium
9 12 (35.29%) FitNesse
9 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (44.12%) Cucumber
3 13 (38.24%) JUnit
4 12 (35.29%) FitNesse
4 12 (35.29%) Selenium
4 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
5 10 (29.41%) JMeter
5 10 (29.41%) NUnit
5 10 (29.41%) Ranorex
5 10 (29.41%) SoapUI
5 10 (29.41%) TestNG
6 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.94%) Gradle
6 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (41.18%) Node.js
2 14 (41.18%) RESTful
2 14 (41.18%) WCF
3 11 (32.35%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) Velocity
7 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 17 (50.00%) MVC
4 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (41.18%) OO
4 14 (41.18%) OOP
4 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 14 (41.18%) Web Application Development
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (29.41%) Scrum
7 9 (26.47%) Open Source
8 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.76%) OOD
9 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 3 (8.82%) SDET
10 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
10 3 (8.82%) User Stories
10 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
11 2 (5.88%) Coaching
11 2 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Ruby
3 14 (41.18%) VB
3 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) hybris
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