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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 49 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.79% 4.75% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 5.90% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 10
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -33.68%
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
321 271 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 84.92% 80.42% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 213 193 204
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (50.00%) W3C
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Apache

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) Grails
2 1 (25.00%) JAXB
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle