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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.25% 6.34% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 7.76% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
137 116 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 85.63% 81.69% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 131 97 111
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 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 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

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Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java