The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 76 137
Rank change year-on-year +18 +61  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 163 136 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.58% 3.17% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 3.50% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 150 120 77
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +18.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3252 3889 4451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.45% 90.59% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3164 3458
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in West Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in West Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Leeds +14 143 £45,500 +2.24% 19
Halifax - 17 £42,500 - 5
Bradford +11 4 £33,750 -18.18% 1
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 304 (88.89%) TDD
2 287 (83.92%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (50.29%) C#
4 126 (36.84%) Java
5 122 (35.67%) .NET
6 114 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 113 (33.04%) Scrum
8 108 (31.58%) Selenium
9 97 (28.36%) MVC
10 96 (28.07%) Test Automation
11 86 (25.15%) Automated Testing
12 83 (24.27%) ASP.NET
13 79 (23.10%) Jenkins
14 76 (22.22%) ISEB
15 75 (21.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 71 (20.76%) Continuous Integration
17 69 (20.18%) SDLC
18 67 (19.59%) Finance
19 66 (19.30%) Cucumber
20 64 (18.71%) SQL Server
21 62 (18.13%) Test Scripting
22 57 (16.67%) HTML
22 57 (16.67%) ISTQB
23 56 (16.37%) ASP.NET Web API
24 54 (15.79%) XML
25 53 (15.50%) OO
26 52 (15.20%) CSS
27 51 (14.91%) System Integration Testing
28 50 (14.62%) SQL
28 50 (14.62%) Git (software)

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (1.46%) Apache
1 5 (1.46%) Confluence
1 5 (1.46%) NServiceBus
1 5 (1.46%) Umbraco
2 3 (0.88%) Apache Spark
2 3 (0.88%) IIS
2 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.29%) Jetty
4 1 (0.29%) nginx
4 1 (0.29%) Tornado
4 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.53%) GitHub
2 13 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.46%) G Suite
3 5 (1.46%) Office 365
3 5 (1.46%) Slack
4 4 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.88%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Loggly
6 2 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.92%) HTTP
2 8 (2.34%) Internet
3 2 (0.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) AMQP
4 1 (0.29%) SMTP
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 20 (5.85%) MySQL
4 17 (4.97%) Redis
5 14 (4.09%) CouchDB
6 11 (3.22%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.88%) Riak
11 2 (0.58%) HBase
12 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.29%) Big Data
12 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 108 (31.58%) Selenium
2 79 (23.10%) Jenkins
3 66 (19.30%) Cucumber
4 50 (14.62%) Git (software)
5 35 (10.23%) JMeter
5 35 (10.23%) WebDriver
6 34 (9.94%) SoapUI
7 29 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (6.14%) SpecFlow
9 18 (5.26%) JIRA
9 18 (5.26%) Visual Studio
10 17 (4.97%) FitNesse
11 13 (3.80%) LoadRunner
12 10 (2.92%) Maven
12 10 (2.92%) TeamCity
13 7 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (2.05%) RSpec
13 7 (2.05%) Subversion
14 6 (1.75%) JUnit
15 5 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 67 (19.59%) Finance
2 17 (4.97%) Advertising
2 17 (4.97%) Retail
3 11 (3.22%) Banking
4 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 134 (39.18%) Developer
2 65 (19.01%) Test Engineer
3 61 (17.84%) .NET Developer
4 58 (16.96%) C# Developer
5 48 (14.04%) Analyst
5 48 (14.04%) Tester
6 46 (13.45%) Automation Tester
7 43 (12.57%) Test Analyst
8 41 (11.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (9.06%) Senior Developer
10 26 (7.60%) Test Automation Engineer
11 25 (7.31%) Java Developer
11 25 (7.31%) Software Engineer
12 22 (6.43%) Senior Automation Tester
12 22 (6.43%) Senior Tester
13 20 (5.85%) Development Engineer
13 20 (5.85%) Software Development Engineer
13 20 (5.85%) Software Test Engineer
14 19 (5.56%) Test Development Engineer
15 18 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (35.67%) .NET
2 83 (24.27%) ASP.NET
3 75 (21.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (16.67%) HTML
5 56 (16.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 54 (15.79%) XML
7 52 (15.20%) CSS
8 49 (14.33%) .NET Framework
9 44 (12.87%) AngularJS
9 44 (12.87%) Entity Framework
10 35 (10.23%) SOAP
11 33 (9.65%) Gherkin
11 33 (9.65%) Node.js
12 24 (7.02%) Web Services
13 21 (6.14%) WPF
14 20 (5.85%) JSON
15 18 (5.26%) REST
16 17 (4.97%) WCF
17 16 (4.68%) Symfony
18 15 (4.39%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (0.88%) User Experience
7 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.58%) Replication
8 1 (0.29%) Fintech
8 1 (0.29%) NHS
8 1 (0.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.34%) Linux
2 6 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.58%) Android
3 2 (0.58%) CoreOS
3 2 (0.58%) Unix
3 2 (0.58%) Windows
4 1 (0.29%) CentOS
4 1 (0.29%) Fedora
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (88.89%) TDD
2 287 (83.92%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (33.04%) Scrum
4 97 (28.36%) MVC
5 96 (28.07%) Test Automation
6 86 (25.15%) Automated Testing
7 71 (20.76%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (20.18%) SDLC
9 62 (18.13%) Test Scripting
10 53 (15.50%) OO
11 51 (14.91%) System Integration Testing
12 49 (14.33%) Software Engineering
13 41 (11.99%) Configuration Management
14 39 (11.40%) Performance Testing
15 36 (10.53%) Kanban
16 35 (10.23%) Automation Testing
17 32 (9.36%) E-Commerce
18 31 (9.06%) Mentoring
19 30 (8.77%) Unit Testing
20 27 (7.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 172 (50.29%) C#
2 126 (36.84%) Java
3 114 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.62%) SQL
5 39 (11.40%) Python
6 27 (7.89%) Ruby
7 26 (7.60%) PHP
8 10 (2.92%) Scala
9 9 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.05%) C
11 6 (1.75%) C++
12 5 (1.46%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.17%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.17%) VBScript
14 2 (0.58%) F#
14 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.58%) VB
14 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 76 (22.22%) ISEB
2 57 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 27 (7.89%) Degree
4 19 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 16 (4.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.60%) QA
2 10 (2.92%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) HDFS
2 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.05%) Puppet
2 5 (1.46%) Ansible
3 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.58%) Nagios
5 2 (0.58%) Salt
5 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.51%) Zend
3 10 (2.92%) Oracle
4 9 (2.63%) HP
5 8 (2.34%) Google
6 3 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.58%) New Relic
7 2 (0.58%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.58%) Splunk
7 2 (0.58%) VMware
8 1 (0.29%) Apple
8 1 (0.29%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.29%) Samsung
8 1 (0.29%) Sony
8 1 (0.29%) TOWER Software
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Tech E
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago