The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 53 71 148
Rank change year-on-year +18 +77  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 250 236 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.73% 3.66% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 4.16% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 219 217 119
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £47,500
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4791 5677 6645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.58% 88.10% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4166 4700 5341
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
West Yorkshire +7 156 £42,500 +2.40% 22
South Yorkshire +27 62 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North Yorkshire +8 24 £40,000 +29.03% 4
East Yorkshire -11 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 424 (89.08%) TDD
2 374 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (46.43%) C#
4 189 (39.71%) JavaScript
5 180 (37.82%) Java
6 164 (34.45%) .NET
7 149 (31.30%) MVC
8 143 (30.04%) Scrum
9 133 (27.94%) Selenium
10 112 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 112 (23.53%) Test Automation
10 112 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 105 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 105 (22.06%) Automated Testing
12 103 (21.64%) Jenkins
13 99 (20.80%) SQL Server
14 97 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
15 87 (18.28%) Node.js
16 86 (18.07%) Git (software)
17 84 (17.65%) OO
18 80 (16.81%) ISEB
19 79 (16.60%) Cucumber
19 79 (16.60%) ASP.NET Web API
20 78 (16.39%) SDLC
21 76 (15.97%) Finance
22 75 (15.76%) HTML
23 74 (15.55%) SQL
23 74 (15.55%) .NET Framework
24 71 (14.92%) Test Scripting
25 70 (14.71%) NoSQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (2.10%) Umbraco
2 8 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (1.47%) IIS
4 5 (1.05%) Confluence
5 4 (0.84%) Apache
5 4 (0.84%) JBoss
5 4 (0.84%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.50%) GitHub
2 8 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.47%) G Suite
3 7 (1.47%) Office 365
3 7 (1.47%) Slack
4 6 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Loggly
5 2 (0.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.21%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.89%) HTTP
2 5 (1.05%) Internet
3 2 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.21%) SMTP
4 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (20.80%) SQL Server
2 70 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 37 (7.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 29 (6.09%) MySQL
5 20 (4.20%) CouchDB
5 20 (4.20%) Redis
6 17 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.05%) Big Data
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.42%) HBase
11 2 (0.42%) Riak
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 133 (27.94%) Selenium
2 103 (21.64%) Jenkins
3 86 (18.07%) Git (software)
4 79 (16.60%) Cucumber
5 48 (10.08%) WebDriver
6 41 (8.61%) SoapUI
7 36 (7.56%) JMeter
7 36 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (6.30%) SpecFlow
9 20 (4.20%) Jasmine
9 20 (4.20%) Visual Studio
10 19 (3.99%) FitNesse
11 17 (3.57%) Maven
11 17 (3.57%) PHPUnit
12 16 (3.36%) JIRA
13 12 (2.52%) JUnit
13 12 (2.52%) Subversion
14 11 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (2.31%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 76 (15.97%) Finance
2 30 (6.30%) Retail
3 23 (4.83%) Music Industry
4 18 (3.78%) Advertising
5 13 (2.73%) Banking
6 10 (2.10%) Legal
6 10 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.05%) Marketing
8 3 (0.63%) Games
9 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 229 (48.11%) Developer
2 88 (18.49%) .NET Developer
3 68 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 66 (13.87%) C# Developer
5 62 (13.03%) Analyst
6 58 (12.18%) Tester
7 56 (11.76%) Test Analyst
8 54 (11.34%) Automation Tester
9 47 (9.87%) Senior Developer
10 44 (9.24%) Java Developer
11 41 (8.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 34 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
13 32 (6.72%) PHP Developer
14 30 (6.30%) Software Engineer
14 30 (6.30%) Test Automation Engineer
15 28 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
15 28 (5.88%) Senior Tester
16 19 (3.99%) Lead Developer
16 19 (3.99%) Senior PHP Developer
17 18 (3.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (34.45%) .NET
2 112 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 112 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 105 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (18.28%) Node.js
5 79 (16.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 75 (15.76%) HTML
7 74 (15.55%) .NET Framework
8 69 (14.50%) CSS
9 68 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 61 (12.82%) RESTful
11 54 (11.34%) XML
12 45 (9.45%) Gherkin
12 45 (9.45%) SOAP
13 44 (9.24%) WCF
14 41 (8.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 40 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 36 (7.56%) Web Services
17 35 (7.35%) Code First Entity Framework
18 34 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.26%) iPad
5 5 (1.05%) Fintech
5 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.84%) Streaming Video
6 4 (0.84%) User Experience
7 3 (0.63%) Social Network
8 2 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.42%) NHS
8 2 (0.42%) Replication
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.21%) Blog
9 1 (0.21%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.21%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.99%) Linux
2 9 (1.89%) Unix
3 8 (1.68%) Android
3 8 (1.68%) Windows
4 6 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.42%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) Fedora
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (89.08%) TDD
2 374 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (31.30%) MVC
4 143 (30.04%) Scrum
5 112 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 105 (22.06%) Automated Testing
7 97 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (17.65%) OO
9 78 (16.39%) SDLC
10 71 (14.92%) Test Scripting
11 67 (14.08%) System Integration Testing
12 61 (12.82%) Software Engineering
13 51 (10.71%) Automation Testing
14 48 (10.08%) Configuration Management
15 43 (9.03%) Kanban
15 43 (9.03%) Mentoring
16 41 (8.61%) Performance Testing
17 40 (8.40%) Web Application Development
18 38 (7.98%) Unit Testing
19 37 (7.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 221 (46.43%) C#
2 189 (39.71%) JavaScript
3 180 (37.82%) Java
4 74 (15.55%) SQL
5 65 (13.66%) Ruby
6 57 (11.97%) PHP
7 52 (10.92%) Python
8 18 (3.78%) Scala
9 13 (2.73%) C
10 11 (2.31%) Apple Swift
10 11 (2.31%) C++
10 11 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.10%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.68%) Groovy
13 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.05%) VB
13 5 (1.05%) VBScript
14 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.84%) VB6
15 3 (0.63%) F#
Qualifications
1 80 (16.81%) ISEB
2 62 (13.03%) ISTQB
3 36 (7.56%) Degree
4 17 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 17 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.29%) QA
2 12 (2.52%) SDET
3 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.52%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.42%) HDFS
2 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.89%) Puppet
2 3 (0.63%) Ansible
2 3 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.42%) Nagios
3 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Salt
3 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (9.87%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.04%) Oracle
3 14 (2.94%) Zend
4 9 (1.89%) Google
4 9 (1.89%) HP
5 3 (0.63%) Splunk
6 2 (0.42%) Apple
6 2 (0.42%) New Relic
6 2 (0.42%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.42%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe
7 1 (0.21%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.21%) IBM
7 1 (0.21%) Kony
7 1 (0.21%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.21%) Sony
7 1 (0.21%) Temenos
7 1 (0.21%) TOWER Software
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago