Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 47 82
Rank change year-on-year -17 +35 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 35 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.07% 5.03% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 5.64% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 30
South Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,125 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,002 1,170 1,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.89% 89.18% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 883 982 1,150
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -18 31 £44,000 +13.55% 4
Doncaster - 4 £57,500 -
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 32 (91.43%) TDD
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (77.14%) Java
4 22 (62.86%) Scrum
5 18 (51.43%) Finance
5 18 (51.43%) Software Engineering
5 18 (51.43%) Test Automation
6 17 (48.57%) C#
7 16 (45.71%) Ruby
7 16 (45.71%) RESTful
7 16 (45.71%) Cucumber
7 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
8 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (40.00%) Selenium
10 13 (37.14%) Python
11 10 (28.57%) Ranorex
11 10 (28.57%) Buildbot
11 10 (28.57%) Scala
11 10 (28.57%) JSON
11 10 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (28.57%) Kanban
11 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
11 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 10 (28.57%) DSDM
11 10 (28.57%) C++
11 10 (28.57%) PHP
11 10 (28.57%) C
11 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
11 10 (28.57%) Retail
11 10 (28.57%) Legal

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 (8.57%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Redis
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Cucumber
1 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
2 14 (40.00%) Selenium
3 10 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (28.57%) Buildbot
3 10 (28.57%) Ranorex
4 7 (20.00%) JUnit
4 7 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (17.14%) Appium
5 6 (17.14%) Gatling
5 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
5 6 (17.14%) JMeter
5 6 (17.14%) NeoLoad
5 6 (17.14%) WATIR
5 6 (17.14%) WebLOAD
6 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
6 4 (11.43%) IntelliJ
7 3 (8.57%) Maven
8 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Legal
2 10 (28.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Java Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Consultant
4 10 (28.57%) Developer in Test
4 10 (28.57%) Java Consultant
4 10 (28.57%) Java Developer in Test
4 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Test Automation Consultant
4 10 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Test Consultant
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Automation Test Lead
6 6 (17.14%) Lead Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Test Leader
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) RESTful
2 10 (28.57%) JSON
3 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
4 8 (22.86%) SOAP
5 7 (20.00%) Node.js
5 7 (20.00%) Spring
5 7 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (17.14%) Kafka
7 5 (14.29%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.43%) CSS
8 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.43%) HTML
8 4 (11.43%) JMS
8 4 (11.43%) Spring Boot
8 4 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) TDD
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) Scrum
4 18 (51.43%) Software Engineering
4 18 (51.43%) Test Automation
5 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (28.57%) DSDM
6 10 (28.57%) Kanban
6 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
8 7 (20.00%) OO
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
10 5 (14.29%) MVC
10 5 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (14.29%) SOLID
11 4 (11.43%) Acceptance Criteria
11 4 (11.43%) Microservices
11 4 (11.43%) OOD
11 4 (11.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 16 (45.71%) Ruby
4 13 (37.14%) Python
5 10 (28.57%) C
5 10 (28.57%) C++
5 10 (28.57%) PHP
5 10 (28.57%) Scala
6 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Graphite
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.71%) Rancher
2 2 (5.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
1 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (8.57%) Splunk
2 2 (5.71%) Capita
2 2 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft