Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 91 140
Rank change year-on-year +36 +49 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 314 251 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.45% 3.06% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.37% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 274 237 157
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £59,550
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 6483 7458 8803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.84% 90.94% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5534 6182 6905
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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
Leeds +19 278 £46,500 +3.33% 11
Halifax - 21 £42,500 - 2
Bradford +8 7 £37,500 -16.67%
Wakefield +9 4 £42,500 +60.38% 1
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 274 (87.26%) TDD
2 254 (80.89%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (54.78%) Test Automation
4 157 (50.00%) C#
5 118 (37.58%) Selenium
6 116 (36.94%) Java
7 111 (35.35%) JavaScript
8 103 (32.80%) .NET
9 100 (31.85%) Scrum
10 93 (29.62%) Jenkins
11 90 (28.66%) MVC
12 81 (25.80%) Cucumber
13 79 (25.16%) ASP.NET
14 76 (24.20%) SQL Server
15 70 (22.29%) Software Engineering
16 68 (21.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 67 (21.34%) Continuous Integration
18 65 (20.70%) Git (software)
19 62 (19.75%) Microsoft
20 61 (19.43%) SQL
21 60 (19.11%) HTML
22 59 (18.79%) AngularJS
23 58 (18.47%) CSS
24 56 (17.83%) ISEB
25 54 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
26 53 (16.88%) Test Scripting
27 51 (16.24%) SDLC
28 47 (14.97%) Kanban
28 47 (14.97%) Gherkin
29 46 (14.65%) WebDriver

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 22 (7.01%) Apache
2 11 (3.50%) Confluence
3 8 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.23%) JBoss
4 7 (2.23%) Jetty
4 7 (2.23%) Tornado
4 7 (2.23%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.91%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.59%) nginx
7 3 (0.96%) IIS
8 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.69%) GitHub
2 20 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.87%) SaaS
4 8 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.27%) G Suite
6 4 (1.27%) Office 365
6 4 (1.27%) Slack
7 1 (0.32%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.73%) Internet
2 12 (3.82%) AMQP
3 11 (3.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) SMTP
4 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (24.20%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.92%) MySQL
3 26 (8.28%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.69%) Redis
5 15 (4.78%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.46%) CouchDB
6 14 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.82%) Riak
8 8 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.23%) Couchbase
9 7 (2.23%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.59%) Event Store
10 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.27%) Big Data
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.32%) MS Access
13 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 118 (37.58%) Selenium
2 93 (29.62%) Jenkins
3 81 (25.80%) Cucumber
4 65 (20.70%) Git (software)
5 46 (14.65%) WebDriver
6 37 (11.78%) SpecFlow
7 30 (9.55%) JMeter
8 27 (8.60%) SoapUI
9 24 (7.64%) JIRA
10 23 (7.32%) FitNesse
11 22 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (6.37%) Subversion
13 19 (6.05%) LoadRunner
14 18 (5.73%) Maven
15 17 (5.41%) Gatling
15 17 (5.41%) Jasmine
16 16 (5.10%) Visual Studio
17 15 (4.78%) PHPUnit
18 11 (3.50%) JBehave
19 10 (3.18%) RSpec
General
1 37 (11.78%) Finance
2 11 (3.50%) Retail
3 8 (2.55%) Marketing
4 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.59%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (37.26%) Developer
2 55 (17.52%) .NET Developer
3 53 (16.88%) Test Engineer
4 49 (15.61%) Analyst
4 49 (15.61%) Tester
5 48 (15.29%) C# Developer
6 45 (14.33%) Automation Tester
7 44 (14.01%) Test Analyst
8 33 (10.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (8.28%) Senior Automation Tester
9 26 (8.28%) Senior Tester
10 25 (7.96%) Senior Developer
11 22 (7.01%) Software Engineer
12 21 (6.69%) Java Developer
13 19 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 17 (5.41%) PHP Developer
15 16 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
16 15 (4.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (4.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (32.80%) .NET
2 79 (25.16%) ASP.NET
3 68 (21.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (19.11%) HTML
5 59 (18.79%) AngularJS
6 58 (18.47%) CSS
7 54 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 47 (14.97%) Gherkin
9 44 (14.01%) XML
10 42 (13.38%) Node.js
11 40 (12.74%) SOAP
12 37 (11.78%) Web Services
13 33 (10.51%) .NET Framework
14 31 (9.87%) REST
15 30 (9.55%) Entity Framework
16 26 (8.28%) Symfony
17 19 (6.05%) React
18 17 (5.41%) LAMP
19 15 (4.78%) Laravel
20 14 (4.46%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.27%) Driving Licence
4 4 (1.27%) Internet of Things
4 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.27%) NHS
4 4 (1.27%) User Experience
5 2 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.32%) Linux
2 6 (1.91%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.27%) CentOS
3 4 (1.27%) Fedora
3 4 (1.27%) Windows
4 2 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (87.26%) TDD
2 254 (80.89%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (54.78%) Test Automation
4 100 (31.85%) Scrum
5 90 (28.66%) MVC
6 70 (22.29%) Software Engineering
7 67 (21.34%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (16.88%) Test Scripting
9 51 (16.24%) SDLC
10 47 (14.97%) Kanban
11 46 (14.65%) Pair Programming
12 43 (13.69%) System Integration Testing
12 43 (13.69%) Unit Testing
13 40 (12.74%) Performance Testing
14 37 (11.78%) Configuration Management
15 31 (9.87%) E-Commerce
15 31 (9.87%) Mentoring
16 30 (9.55%) OO
17 28 (8.92%) Web Development
18 27 (8.60%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (50.00%) C#
2 116 (36.94%) Java
3 111 (35.35%) JavaScript
4 61 (19.43%) SQL
5 35 (11.15%) PHP
6 29 (9.24%) Python
7 17 (5.41%) Ruby
8 11 (3.50%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.55%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.55%) C
9 8 (2.55%) Scala
10 5 (1.59%) C++
11 4 (1.27%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.27%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.27%) VBScript
12 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.32%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.32%) VB
13 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (17.83%) ISEB
2 46 (14.65%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.50%) Degree
4 9 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.82%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (7.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (9.55%) Puppet
2 16 (5.10%) Ansible
3 15 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.59%) Grafana
4 5 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 62 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.28%) Zend
3 11 (3.50%) Google
4 9 (2.87%) Oracle
5 7 (2.23%) HP
5 7 (2.23%) Rackspace
6 5 (1.59%) Facebook
6 5 (1.59%) Splunk
7 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.32%) Samsung
8 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.32%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexi work
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53600 - £71500 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53600 - £71500 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53000 - £71500 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53600 - £71500 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 days ago