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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 46 65
Rank change year-on-year +25 +19  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 52 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 10.92% 4.27% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.69% 5.06% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 19
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 445 534 711
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 93.49% 84.36% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 357 449 601
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for BDD.

1 69 (92.00%) TDD
2 48 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 48 (64.00%) Node.js
3 45 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 42 (56.00%) Git (software)
5 41 (54.67%) C#
6 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (48.00%) NoSQL
8 32 (42.67%) RESTful
9 30 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 29 (38.67%) KnockoutJS
10 29 (38.67%) Java
11 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
12 27 (36.00%) Automated Testing
12 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
13 26 (34.67%) High Availability
13 26 (34.67%) .NET
13 26 (34.67%) MVC
14 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET
14 24 (32.00%) Ruby
14 24 (32.00%) Music Industry
14 24 (32.00%) .NET Framework
14 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (32.00%) WCF
14 24 (32.00%) Entity Framework
14 24 (32.00%) Web Application Development
14 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
14 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 24 (32.00%) Code First Entity Framework

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 4 (5.33%) JBoss
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) GitHub
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) CloudBees
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
3 24 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (13.33%) CouchDB
4 10 (13.33%) Redis
5 7 (9.33%) MySQL
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (56.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 20 (26.67%) Selenium
4 16 (21.33%) WebDriver
5 14 (18.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (8.00%) Subversion
7 5 (6.67%) Jasmine
7 5 (6.67%) Mercurial
8 4 (5.33%) SpecFlow
9 3 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.67%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.67%) Gradle
10 2 (2.67%) JIRA
10 2 (2.67%) Maven
10 2 (2.67%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (32.00%) Music Industry
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (64.00%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Automation Tester
4 14 (18.67%) Tester
5 12 (16.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 12 (16.00%) Senior Tester
6 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (2.67%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.00%) Node.js
2 45 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 32 (42.67%) RESTful
4 30 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 29 (38.67%) KnockoutJS
6 26 (34.67%) .NET
7 24 (32.00%) .NET Framework
7 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (32.00%) Code First Entity Framework
7 24 (32.00%) Entity Framework
7 24 (32.00%) WCF
8 15 (20.00%) Gherkin
9 10 (13.33%) Dropwizard
9 10 (13.33%) REST
10 9 (12.00%) React
10 9 (12.00%) Web Services
11 8 (10.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) iPad
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (92.00%) TDD
2 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.00%) Automated Testing
4 26 (34.67%) High Availability
4 26 (34.67%) MVC
5 24 (32.00%) Web Application Development
6 22 (29.33%) Scrum
7 20 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 17 (22.67%) SDLC
8 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
9 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
9 14 (18.67%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (18.67%) Test Scripting
9 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.67%) Automation Testing
10 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.33%) OO
13 6 (8.00%) DevOps
13 6 (8.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (54.67%) C#
3 29 (38.67%) Java
4 24 (32.00%) Ruby
5 7 (9.33%) PHP
5 7 (9.33%) Python
6 5 (6.67%) Scala
6 5 (6.67%) SQL
7 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.67%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Zend
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe
3 1 (1.33%) Apple
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
3 1 (1.33%) Kony
3 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.33%) Temenos
3 1 (1.33%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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