The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.55% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 131 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.67% 72.38% 72.69%
Number of salaries quoted 153 104 139
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

TDD
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

TDD Salary Trend in Halifax

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) X++
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (40.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) X++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft