Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 45 81
Rank change year-on-year -37 +36 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 69 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.35% 5.17% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 5.72% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 28
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,500 £58,625 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 1,156 1,207 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.75% 90.41% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 933 996 985
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -37 11 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Barnsley - 5 £40,000 - 1
Doncaster -4 1 £50,000 -14.89%
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) Ruby
6 7 (41.18%) RESTful
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (35.29%) Selenium
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) NUnit
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
8 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
8 5 (29.41%) GitLab
8 5 (29.41%) React
8 5 (29.41%) ES6
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (23.53%) .NET Core
9 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (23.53%) Node.js
9 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development

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 3 (17.65%) CMS
1 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Google Play
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Selenium
3 5 (29.41%) GitLab
3 5 (29.41%) NUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) JIRA
5 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.76%) Maven
6 1 (5.88%) Gradle
6 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Internet Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Platform Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) RESTful
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (29.41%) React
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Core
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (23.53%) Node.js
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Java SE
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 2 (11.76%) Symfony
6 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.88%) D3.js
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) SOLID
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
8 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
8 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) ES6
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
5 4 (23.53%) Go
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) VB
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) OCP
1 2 (11.76%) OCPJP
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Coverity
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat