Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 79 88
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.25% 2.36% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 2.78% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 26
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.92% +6.32%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 963 1189 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.83% 85.11% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 814 976 1224
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +6 28 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Doncaster - 8 £60,000 - 1
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 34 (94.44%) TDD
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (66.67%) Java
4 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (58.33%) RESTful
5 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
6 18 (50.00%) Node.js
7 17 (47.22%) Spring
8 16 (44.44%) SOAP
9 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
10 14 (38.89%) Test Automation
11 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
11 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
11 13 (36.11%) Linux
12 12 (33.33%) JUnit
12 12 (33.33%) C#
12 12 (33.33%) Web Services
12 12 (33.33%) SOA
12 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
13 11 (30.56%) OO
13 11 (30.56%) MVC
14 10 (27.78%) Hibernate
14 10 (27.78%) JPA
14 10 (27.78%) Spring Boot
15 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 9 (25.00%) JSON
15 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework

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 (13.89%) JBoss
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) GitHub
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (16.67%) MySQL
5 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (11.11%) Big Data
6 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (33.33%) JUnit
4 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (19.44%) IntelliJ
5 7 (19.44%) Maven
6 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (16.67%) Selenium
7 5 (13.89%) Gradle
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
8 3 (8.33%) Subversion
9 2 (5.56%) Ant
9 2 (5.56%) NUnit
9 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Music Industry
3 3 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Tester
6 5 (13.89%) Automation Tester
7 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
9 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) RESTful
2 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
3 18 (50.00%) Node.js
4 17 (47.22%) Spring
5 16 (44.44%) SOAP
6 12 (33.33%) Web Services
7 10 (27.78%) Hibernate
7 10 (27.78%) JPA
7 10 (27.78%) Spring Boot
8 9 (25.00%) .NET
8 9 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (22.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) TDD
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (33.33%) SOA
5 11 (30.56%) MVC
5 11 (30.56%) OO
6 8 (22.22%) High Availability
6 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 7 (19.44%) Microservices
7 7 (19.44%) OOD
7 7 (19.44%) SDLC
8 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) Ruby
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Graphite
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Rancher
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Capita
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft