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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 42 58
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.91% 2.03% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 2.51% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £43,125 £53,750
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 421 398 617
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 89.96% 80.73% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1307 2438
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for BDD.

1 72 (96.00%) TDD
2 45 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 42 (56.00%) C#
4 41 (54.67%) Java
4 41 (54.67%) Node.js
5 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (52.00%) Jenkins
7 38 (50.67%) AngularJS
8 35 (46.67%) Test Automation
9 34 (45.33%) Git (software)
10 29 (38.67%) SDLC
11 28 (37.33%) GitHub
11 28 (37.33%) NoSQL
12 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
13 24 (32.00%) Selenium
13 24 (32.00%) WebDriver
14 23 (30.67%) Gherkin
15 22 (29.33%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (29.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (29.33%) RESTful
16 21 (28.00%) Test Scripting
16 21 (28.00%) Configuration Management
16 21 (28.00%) Scrum
16 21 (28.00%) System Integration Testing
17 20 (26.67%) Cucumber
18 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
18 19 (25.33%) MVC
19 18 (24.00%) Ruby
19 18 (24.00%) Music Industry
19 18 (24.00%) .NET 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 9 (12.00%) JBoss
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.33%) GitHub
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) NoSQL
2 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (14.67%) MySQL
5 10 (13.33%) CouchDB
5 10 (13.33%) Redis
6 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (52.00%) Jenkins
2 34 (45.33%) Git (software)
3 24 (32.00%) Selenium
3 24 (32.00%) WebDriver
4 20 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 8 (10.67%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
6 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.33%) Subversion
7 2 (2.67%) JIRA
7 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (24.00%) Music Industry
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) Automation Tester
2 20 (26.67%) Tester
3 18 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 18 (24.00%) Senior Tester
4 15 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 12 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (54.67%) Node.js
2 38 (50.67%) AngularJS
3 23 (30.67%) Gherkin
4 22 (29.33%) KnockoutJS
4 22 (29.33%) RESTful
4 22 (29.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (24.00%) .NET
5 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (24.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 18 (24.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (24.00%) REST
5 18 (24.00%) WCF
6 10 (13.33%) Dropwizard
7 9 (12.00%) JSON
7 9 (12.00%) SOAP
7 9 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) iPad
2 6 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (96.00%) TDD
2 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 29 (38.67%) SDLC
5 21 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 21 (28.00%) Scrum
5 21 (28.00%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 19 (25.33%) MVC
6 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
7 18 (24.00%) High Availability
7 18 (24.00%) Web Application Development
8 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.00%) Microservices
11 9 (12.00%) Re-Platforming
11 9 (12.00%) SOA
12 8 (10.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 7 (9.33%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (56.00%) C#
3 41 (54.67%) Java
4 18 (24.00%) Ruby
5 8 (10.67%) SQL
6 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.00%) Python
8 4 (5.33%) PHP
9 3 (4.00%) F#
9 3 (4.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.33%) Apple
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