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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 56 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.23% 0.80% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.93% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -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
368 321 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 86.38% 85.83% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 279 228 227
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +14.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (25.00%) Grails
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) W3C
5 1 (12.50%) Tomcat

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) RSpec
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Grails
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Velocity
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) AOP
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss