Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.03% 2.15% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.49% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Wakefield median annual salary £42,500 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.38% -29.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £38,750 £25,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £72,500 £41,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +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 Wakefield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 197 241 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 80.08% 86.38% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 178 233 130
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +17.19%
10th Percentile £21,775 £24,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Wakefield

BDD
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for BDD in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Internet of Things
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript