The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 45 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 2 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.57% 0.28% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.33% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Average salary £32,750 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.23% -8.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 306 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 85.47% 85.47% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 228 211 229
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

TDD
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Bradford region.

TDD Salary Trend in Bradford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) NUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
4 2 (22.22%) Grails
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
5 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
2 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) RSpec
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Grails
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) Velocity
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
4 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) AOP
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss