Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 50 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 60 32 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.59% 4.22% 7.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.20% 4.60% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 39
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £46,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 833 696 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 91.44% 91.82% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 649 579 715
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,700 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
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 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 60 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (71.67%) TDD
3 26 (43.33%) User Stories
3 26 (43.33%) Node.js
4 25 (41.67%) .NET
5 24 (40.00%) C#
5 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 23 (38.33%) RESTful
6 23 (38.33%) MVC
6 23 (38.33%) Ruby
7 22 (36.67%) VB
7 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
7 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
7 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
7 22 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (36.67%) WCF
7 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (36.67%) Web Application Development
7 22 (36.67%) NoSQL
7 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 20 (33.33%) Java
9 18 (30.00%) Waterfall
9 18 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (28.33%) Business Process Modelling
10 17 (28.33%) User Experience
10 17 (28.33%) Translating Business Requirements
10 17 (28.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (28.33%) Systems Analysis
10 17 (28.33%) BPMN

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 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) G Suite
1 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
1 1 (1.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) NoSQL
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.00%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Appium
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.67%) Buildbot
4 1 (1.67%) Gatling
4 1 (1.67%) Gradle
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) JMeter
4 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.67%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.67%) NUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 23 (38.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Business Systems Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.33%) Developer in Test
5 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (1.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (1.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (1.67%) Senior Tester
6 1 (1.67%) Software Tester
6 1 (1.67%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (1.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Node.js
2 25 (41.67%) .NET
3 23 (38.33%) RESTful
4 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (36.67%) WCF
5 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (10.00%) Spring
6 5 (8.33%) CSS
6 5 (8.33%) HTML
7 4 (6.67%) CSS3
7 4 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.67%) EJB
8 1 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.67%) Kafka
8 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) User Experience
2 1 (1.67%) Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Mac OS
2 14 (23.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (71.67%) TDD
3 26 (43.33%) User Stories
4 23 (38.33%) MVC
5 22 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (36.67%) Web Application Development
6 18 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 17 (28.33%) BPMN
7 17 (28.33%) Business Process Modelling
7 17 (28.33%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (28.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 17 (28.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (26.67%) OO
9 14 (23.33%) OOP
9 14 (23.33%) Pair Programming
10 10 (16.67%) ATDD
10 10 (16.67%) Refactoring
11 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) C#
2 23 (38.33%) Ruby
3 22 (36.67%) VB
3 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
4 20 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) DBS Check
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Yahoo!