The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 37 49
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 32 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.44% 7.06% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.74% 8.30% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 25
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 298 506 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.91% 85.04% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 260 445 359
Median salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Tyne and Wear

BDD
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for BDD in Tyne and Wear

BDD
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Tyne and Wear

BDD
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +21 28 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Gateshead +7 4 £37,500 -6.25%
BDD
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for BDD.

1 80 (98.77%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (92.59%) TDD
3 51 (62.96%) .NET
4 46 (56.79%) Ruby
4 46 (56.79%) C#
4 46 (56.79%) RESTful
5 44 (54.32%) Web Application Development
5 44 (54.32%) WCF
5 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (54.32%) SQL Server
5 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET
5 44 (54.32%) MVC
5 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (49.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 40 (49.38%) .NET Framework
6 40 (49.38%) Entity Framework
7 36 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 36 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (39.51%) Node.js
9 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 25 (30.86%) NoSQL
10 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 24 (29.63%) Java
12 21 (25.93%) Code First Entity Framework
12 21 (25.93%) Kanban
13 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (24.69%) Web Development
13 20 (24.69%) Google
14 19 (23.46%) Computer Science

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (23.46%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (54.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (49.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (30.86%) NoSQL
4 19 (23.46%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.46%) TeamCity
3 9 (11.11%) Selenium
3 9 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 8 (9.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.94%) Subversion
6 3 (3.70%) Grunt
6 3 (3.70%) gulp
6 3 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.47%) CircleCI
7 2 (2.47%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.47%) Gradle
7 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.47%) JMeter
7 2 (2.47%) Maven
8 1 (1.23%) Appium
8 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (23.46%) Games
2 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (83.95%) Developer
2 51 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Graduate
4 19 (23.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Graduate Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Junior
4 19 (23.46%) Junior .NET Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Junior Developer
5 15 (18.52%) Agile Developer
6 14 (17.28%) Java Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Scala Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (62.96%) .NET
2 46 (56.79%) RESTful
3 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET
3 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET Web API
3 44 (54.32%) WCF
4 40 (49.38%) .NET Framework
4 40 (49.38%) Entity Framework
5 32 (39.51%) Node.js
6 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 21 (25.93%) Code First Entity Framework
9 19 (23.46%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (23.46%) MSMQ
9 19 (23.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (23.46%) WPF
10 6 (7.41%) CSS
10 6 (7.41%) HTML
10 6 (7.41%) HTML5
11 4 (4.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
3 17 (20.99%) NHS
4 4 (4.94%) Blog
4 4 (4.94%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) CentOS
2 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (98.77%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (92.59%) TDD
3 44 (54.32%) MVC
3 44 (54.32%) Web Application Development
4 21 (25.93%) Kanban
5 20 (24.69%) Web Development
6 19 (23.46%) Dependency Injection
6 19 (23.46%) Multithreading
7 14 (17.28%) Extreme Programming
7 14 (17.28%) Functional Programming
7 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
8 11 (13.58%) Scrum
9 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.41%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.17%) Microservices
12 4 (4.94%) Regression Testing
12 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.94%) Test Scripting
13 3 (3.70%) Test Strategy
13 3 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.79%) C#
1 46 (56.79%) Ruby
2 24 (29.63%) Java
3 19 (23.46%) F#
3 19 (23.46%) Scala
4 17 (20.99%) Clojure
5 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) Perl
6 2 (2.47%) PHP
6 2 (2.47%) Python
7 1 (1.23%) Go
7 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) ISEB
1 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Google
2 3 (3.70%) Cognizant
2 3 (3.70%) Perforce
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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