Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 34 71
Rank change year-on-year -47 +37 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 97 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.77% 6.94% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 7.52% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 85 39
South Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 1,125 1,290 1,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 90.51% 92.27% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1,072 1,045
South Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -39 19 £44,000 -2.22% 6
Doncaster 0 1 £57,500 +4.55%
Barnsley - 1 £40,000 - 2
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) TDD
2 20 (90.91%) Scrum
3 19 (86.36%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) Finance
4 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
5 15 (68.18%) Cucumber
6 14 (63.64%) Ruby
7 13 (59.09%) Python
7 13 (59.09%) C#
7 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
8 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
9 11 (50.00%) Selenium
10 10 (45.45%) Retail
10 10 (45.45%) Legal
10 10 (45.45%) C++
10 10 (45.45%) PHP
10 10 (45.45%) C
10 10 (45.45%) DSDM
10 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
10 10 (45.45%) Kanban
10 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
10 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
10 10 (45.45%) RESTful
10 10 (45.45%) Scala
10 10 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (45.45%) Ranorex
10 10 (45.45%) Buildbot
11 7 (31.82%) Mentoring

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 2 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (13.64%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Cucumber
2 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (50.00%) Selenium
4 10 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (45.45%) Buildbot
4 10 (45.45%) Ranorex
5 6 (27.27%) Appium
5 6 (27.27%) Gatling
5 6 (27.27%) JMeter
5 6 (27.27%) NeoLoad
5 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 6 (27.27%) WATIR
5 6 (27.27%) WebLOAD
6 3 (13.64%) JUnit
6 3 (13.64%) Maven
7 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Legal
2 10 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Java Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Developer in Test
3 10 (45.45%) Java Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Java Developer in Test
3 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Test Automation Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Test Automation Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Test Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Automation Test Lead
4 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Lead Java Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Test Leader
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) Kafka
3 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Core
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.55%) D3.js
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Scrum
2 20 (90.91%) TDD
3 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
5 10 (45.45%) DSDM
5 10 (45.45%) Kanban
5 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
7 4 (18.18%) OO
8 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (13.64%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (13.64%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Open Source
8 3 (13.64%) SOLID
9 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (9.09%) API Development
9 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Ruby
3 13 (59.09%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) Python
4 10 (45.45%) C
4 10 (45.45%) C++
4 10 (45.45%) PHP
4 10 (45.45%) Scala
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Java 8
7 1 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.55%) Rancher
1 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Coverity
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft