The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 100.00% 58.62% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Average salary £28,414 £40,000 £19,629
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.96% +103.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

TDD
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

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Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft