Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 42 65
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 2.38% 4.61% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 5.02% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 16
York median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +18.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £70,000 £42,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -36.84% +18.75% -

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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 603 578 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 89.73% 91.89% 92.51%
Number of salaries quoted 472 460 459
York median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,475 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £62,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in York

BDD
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for BDD in York

For the 6 months to 20 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 York region with a requirement for BDD.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (68.75%) Selenium
5 10 (62.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
6 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
6 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 6 (37.50%) ISEB
6 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
6 6 (37.50%) DevOps
6 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
7 5 (31.25%) QA
8 4 (25.00%) Ruby
8 4 (25.00%) Symfony
8 4 (25.00%) Magento
8 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
8 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) PHP

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 4 (25.00%) Appium
3 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) Calabash
6 1 (6.25%) Capybara
6 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Tester
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum Master
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Tester
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (25.00%) React
1 4 (25.00%) Symfony
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (18.75%) Code First Entity Framework
2 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Social Network
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (62.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
5 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) SDET
6 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
8 2 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
1 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft