Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 62 77
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 +23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.59% 3.13% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 3.56% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 28
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,625 £61,500 £59,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,113 983 1,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 93.14% 87.77% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 847 825 990
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,900 £26,100 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in South Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in South Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in South Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -19 15 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Barnsley - 4 £40,000 - 1
Doncaster -6 1 £50,000 -16.67%
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) Ruby
6 6 (31.58%) Selenium
6 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
6 6 (31.58%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) MVC
7 5 (26.32%) NUnit
7 5 (26.32%) JIRA
7 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) Confluence
7 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
7 5 (26.32%) Node.js
7 5 (26.32%) TypeScript
7 5 (26.32%) GitLab
7 5 (26.32%) ES6
7 5 (26.32%) React
7 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (21.05%) Go

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (26.32%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (10.53%) Serverless
5 1 (5.26%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) GitLab
3 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 5 (26.32%) NUnit
4 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Gradle
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Internet Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Hardware Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Product Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) React
2 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (21.05%) LAMP
3 4 (21.05%) Symfony
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Core
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
5 2 (10.53%) Java SE
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) EPoS
3 2 (10.53%) Tandem
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Line Management
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (10.53%) DSDM
8 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
8 2 (10.53%) OOP
8 2 (10.53%) RAD
8 2 (10.53%) SOLID
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) Ruby
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) ES6
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) TypeScript
5 4 (21.05%) Go
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) VB
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) F#
8 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
8 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.53%) OCP
2 2 (10.53%) OCPJP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.53%) Terraform
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
1 4 (21.05%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft