Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 +29
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.33% 2.94% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 3.50% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 27
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -1.10%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,125 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.33% -16.67% +3.45%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 713 856 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.92% 83.84% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 612 709 1004
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Sheffield

BDD
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in Sheffield.

Salary trend for BDD in Sheffield

BDD
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for BDD.

1 25 (92.59%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (48.15%) RESTful
5 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
5 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
5 11 (40.74%) C#
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
6 10 (37.04%) Node.js
7 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) Spring
7 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 8 (29.63%) Ruby
8 8 (29.63%) Music Industry
8 8 (29.63%) WCF
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) SOAP
8 8 (29.63%) Scrum
8 8 (29.63%) Docker
8 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (22.22%) MySQL
5 4 (14.81%) Big Data
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (18.52%) Selenium
4 4 (14.81%) JUnit
4 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.41%) Ant
5 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
5 2 (7.41%) NUnit
5 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (29.63%) Music Industry
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Automation Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) RESTful
2 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
3 10 (37.04%) Node.js
4 9 (33.33%) .NET
4 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 9 (33.33%) Spring
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (29.63%) Code First Entity Framework
5 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (29.63%) WCF
6 7 (25.93%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (7.41%) iPad
1 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
1 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) High Availability
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development
5 6 (22.22%) SDLC
5 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (14.81%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) Ruby
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Graphite
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) Rancher
3 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Capita
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft