Period
to 18 November 2018

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 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 81 96
Rank change year-on-year +31 +15 +46
Permanent jobs citing BDD 427 322 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.16% 3.31% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 3.61% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 347 278 281
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,875 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,592 8,931 10,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.66% 91.76% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6,184 7,482 8,601
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +35 335 £45,000 -10.00% 44
North Yorkshire +28 60 £44,000 +46.67% 5
South Yorkshire -22 19 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Yorkshire - 2 £40,500 - 1
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 372 (87.12%) TDD
2 284 (66.51%) Agile Software Development
3 264 (61.83%) C#
4 218 (51.05%) JavaScript
5 212 (49.65%) .NET
6 210 (49.18%) Software Engineering
7 197 (46.14%) MVC
8 185 (43.33%) ASP.NET
9 182 (42.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 178 (41.69%) SQL
11 172 (40.28%) Pair Programming
12 169 (39.58%) Microsoft
13 166 (38.88%) Enterprise Software
14 143 (33.49%) Greenfield Project
15 140 (32.79%) Java
16 134 (31.38%) Selenium
17 131 (30.68%) Test Automation
18 114 (26.70%) Continuous Integration
19 89 (20.84%) Scrum
20 84 (19.67%) Continuous Delivery
21 82 (19.20%) Unit Testing
22 79 (18.50%) SQL Server
22 79 (18.50%) DevOps
23 75 (17.56%) .NET Framework
24 74 (17.33%) Finance
25 72 (16.86%) Git (software)
26 71 (16.63%) Entity Framework
27 69 (16.16%) Docker
28 68 (15.93%) Cucumber
28 68 (15.93%) Microsoft Azure

BDD
Co-occurring 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 11 (2.58%) Confluence
2 8 (1.87%) Umbraco
3 4 (0.94%) CMS
3 4 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.47%) IIS
5 2 (0.47%) JBoss
5 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.23%) Apache
6 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.23%) nginx
6 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (15.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.22%) G Suite
3 18 (4.22%) Office 365
4 16 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.94%) GitHub
5 4 (0.94%) SaaS
6 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) Serverless
6 2 (0.47%) Slack
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.23%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.23%) Google Play
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) NuGet
7 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.34%) HTTP
2 5 (1.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.23%) MQTT
3 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.96%) MySQL
3 23 (5.39%) MongoDB
4 18 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2016
6 12 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.64%) RavenDB
8 5 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.23%) Redis
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 134 (31.38%) Selenium
2 72 (16.86%) Git (software)
3 68 (15.93%) Cucumber
4 65 (15.22%) Jenkins
5 46 (10.77%) JIRA
6 43 (10.07%) SoapUI
7 37 (8.67%) JMeter
8 36 (8.43%) SpecFlow
8 36 (8.43%) WebDriver
9 34 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (5.62%) Maven
11 23 (5.39%) Appium
12 14 (3.28%) Visual Studio
13 13 (3.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (3.04%) LoadRunner
14 12 (2.81%) Ranorex
15 11 (2.58%) Buildbot
15 11 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
16 10 (2.34%) Gatling
16 10 (2.34%) NeoLoad
General
1 74 (17.33%) Finance
2 31 (7.26%) Retail
3 7 (1.64%) Banking
4 5 (1.17%) Games
5 3 (0.70%) Advertising
6 2 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 306 (71.66%) Developer
2 169 (39.58%) C# Developer
3 115 (26.93%) .NET Developer
4 92 (21.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (19.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 83 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 82 (19.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 49 (11.48%) Java Developer
9 46 (10.77%) Developer in Test
10 42 (9.84%) Senior Developer
11 37 (8.67%) Software Engineer
12 34 (7.96%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (7.73%) SQL Developer
14 32 (7.49%) Cloud Developer
15 31 (7.26%) Analyst
15 31 (7.26%) Test Analyst
15 31 (7.26%) Test Engineer
16 29 (6.79%) AWS Developer
17 25 (5.85%) Senior C# Developer
18 23 (5.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (49.65%) .NET
2 185 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 182 (42.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (17.56%) .NET Framework
5 71 (16.63%) Entity Framework
6 67 (15.69%) HTML
7 66 (15.46%) CSS
8 63 (14.75%) React
9 61 (14.29%) Spring
10 50 (11.71%) AngularJS
11 47 (11.01%) Web Services
12 41 (9.60%) Spring Boot
13 40 (9.37%) jQuery
14 37 (8.67%) Node.js
15 35 (8.20%) HTML5
16 33 (7.73%) CSS3
17 31 (7.26%) Dropwizard
18 26 (6.09%) RESTful
19 24 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
20 22 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 166 (38.88%) Enterprise Software
2 143 (33.49%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (3.98%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.51%) Fintech
5 10 (2.34%) User Experience
6 7 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.17%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.47%) EPoS
8 2 (0.47%) RIA
8 2 (0.47%) Tandem
9 1 (0.23%) Blog
9 1 (0.23%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.23%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.51%) Android
2 7 (1.64%) Windows
3 4 (0.94%) Linux
3 4 (0.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.23%) Debian
5 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (87.12%) TDD
2 284 (66.51%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (49.18%) Software Engineering
4 197 (46.14%) MVC
5 172 (40.28%) Pair Programming
6 131 (30.68%) Test Automation
7 114 (26.70%) Continuous Integration
8 89 (20.84%) Scrum
9 84 (19.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 82 (19.20%) Unit Testing
11 79 (18.50%) DevOps
12 44 (10.30%) Kanban
13 42 (9.84%) Mentoring
14 41 (9.60%) Microservices
15 37 (8.67%) SDET
16 29 (6.79%) Domain-Driven Design
16 29 (6.79%) Test Scripting
17 28 (6.56%) Mobile Development
18 27 (6.32%) Software Testing
19 24 (5.62%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 264 (61.83%) C#
2 218 (51.05%) JavaScript
3 178 (41.69%) SQL
4 140 (32.79%) Java
5 39 (9.13%) PHP
5 39 (9.13%) Ruby
6 32 (7.49%) Python
7 26 (6.09%) Java 8
7 26 (6.09%) Scala
8 23 (5.39%) Go
9 17 (3.98%) C++
10 12 (2.81%) Apple Swift
10 12 (2.81%) C
10 12 (2.81%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.58%) ES6
12 8 (1.87%) Kotlin
13 7 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.17%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.94%) F#
16 3 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (2.34%) Degree
2 9 (2.11%) SC Cleared
2 9 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.87%) ISEB
4 7 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.47%) OCP
6 2 (0.47%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.45%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) GDPR
2 2 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 69 (16.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Firmware
2 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 14 (3.28%) Ansible
3 11 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.70%) Puppet
5 2 (0.47%) Nessus
5 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.47%) Terraform
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 169 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.58%) Xamarin
3 44 (10.30%) Oracle
4 40 (9.37%) Google
5 15 (3.51%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.58%) HP
7 5 (1.17%) Cisco
7 5 (1.17%) Zend
8 4 (0.94%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.47%) Twitter
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe
10 1 (0.23%) Dell
10 1 (0.23%) Facebook
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.23%) SAP
10 1 (0.23%) Sophos