The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 46 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 173 134 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.08% 4.06% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 4.92% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 155 112 132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,450
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3024 2724 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.86% 82.62% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2415 2098 2070
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

TDD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

TDD Salary Trend in Leeds

TDD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 263 (82.70%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (42.45%) MVC
3 123 (38.68%) C#
4 121 (38.05%) .NET
5 114 (35.85%) JavaScript
5 114 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
6 110 (34.59%) SQL
7 99 (31.13%) HTML
8 91 (28.62%) ASP.NET
9 90 (28.30%) Java
10 83 (26.10%) Scrum
10 83 (26.10%) BDD
11 81 (25.47%) CSS
11 81 (25.47%) SQL Server
12 72 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (21.07%) .NET Framework
13 67 (21.07%) PHP
13 67 (21.07%) OO
14 65 (20.44%) jQuery
15 59 (18.55%) Oracle
16 54 (16.98%) Web Services
17 49 (15.41%) Software Engineering
18 47 (14.78%) AngularJS
19 46 (14.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 43 (13.52%) Degree
21 42 (13.21%) Unit Testing
21 42 (13.21%) Dependency Injection
22 41 (12.89%) Selenium
22 41 (12.89%) WCF
23 39 (12.26%) QA

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 32 (10.06%) Node.js
2 20 (6.29%) IIS
3 13 (4.09%) Apache
4 10 (3.14%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.14%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.83%) JBoss
6 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.89%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.94%) CMS
9 2 (0.63%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.63%) nginx
10 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (2.20%) InfoPath
2 6 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.57%) MS Project
4 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) Force.com
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Heroku
2 1 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.43%) MySQL
3 27 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.03%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.03%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.40%) Big Data
6 14 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.83%) Redis
9 9 (2.83%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.52%) Couchbase
10 8 (2.52%) SimpleDB
11 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (12.89%) Selenium
2 37 (11.64%) NUnit
3 36 (11.32%) MSTest
4 34 (10.69%) Git (software)
5 27 (8.49%) Visual Studio
6 23 (7.23%) Moq
6 23 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (6.60%) JUnit
7 21 (6.60%) Subversion
8 17 (5.35%) Cucumber
9 15 (4.72%) ReSharper
10 14 (4.40%) Rhino Mocks
11 13 (4.09%) JMeter
12 11 (3.46%) SpecFlow
12 11 (3.46%) TortoiseSVN
12 11 (3.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (3.14%) Maven
13 10 (3.14%) JBehave
14 9 (2.83%) Jenkins
15 7 (2.20%) Hudson
General
1 34 (10.69%) Finance
2 10 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.52%) Publishing
4 6 (1.89%) Retail
5 3 (0.94%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Marketing
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 217 (68.24%) Developer
2 81 (25.47%) .NET Developer
3 67 (21.07%) Senior Developer
4 50 (15.72%) Java Developer
5 33 (10.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 29 (9.12%) C# Developer
7 28 (8.81%) Applications Developer
8 25 (7.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (7.55%) PHP Developer
9 24 (7.55%) Software Engineer
10 17 (5.35%) Analyst
10 17 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 16 (5.03%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (5.03%) Tester
11 16 (5.03%) Test Analyst
12 15 (4.72%) Lead Developer
12 15 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (3.77%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (38.05%) .NET
2 99 (31.13%) HTML
3 91 (28.62%) ASP.NET
4 81 (25.47%) CSS
5 72 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (21.07%) .NET Framework
7 65 (20.44%) jQuery
8 54 (16.98%) Web Services
9 47 (14.78%) AngularJS
10 46 (14.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 41 (12.89%) WCF
12 37 (11.64%) XML
13 34 (10.69%) WPF
13 34 (10.69%) NHibernate
14 31 (9.75%) Hibernate
15 29 (9.12%) Spring
16 27 (8.49%) WinForms
17 26 (8.18%) Backbone.js
17 26 (8.18%) Spring MVC
18 25 (7.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.86%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.09%) Social Network
4 11 (3.46%) NHS
5 10 (3.14%) Open Source
6 8 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.52%) User Experience
7 4 (1.26%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.94%) Equities
9 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.31%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.31%) Telematics
10 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.31%) Tandem
10 1 (0.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.31%) W3C
10 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.26%) Linux
2 27 (8.49%) Windows
3 21 (6.60%) UNIX
4 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (82.70%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (42.45%) MVC
3 114 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (26.10%) Scrum
4 83 (26.10%) BDD
5 67 (21.07%) OO
6 49 (15.41%) Software Engineering
7 42 (13.21%) Unit Testing
7 42 (13.21%) Dependency Injection
8 33 (10.38%) Kanban
8 33 (10.38%) MVVM
9 26 (8.18%) UML
9 26 (8.18%) Automated Testing
10 21 (6.60%) E-Commerce
11 20 (6.29%) DevOps
12 19 (5.97%) Web Application Development
13 18 (5.66%) SOA
13 18 (5.66%) OOP
14 17 (5.35%) Test Automation
14 17 (5.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (38.68%) C#
2 114 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 110 (34.59%) SQL
4 90 (28.30%) Java
5 67 (21.07%) PHP
6 31 (9.75%) T-SQL
7 19 (5.97%) Ruby
8 14 (4.40%) Python
9 11 (3.46%) Delphi
10 9 (2.83%) C++
11 8 (2.52%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.20%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.94%) Perl
14 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.63%) VBScript
16 1 (0.31%) Scala
16 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (13.52%) Degree
2 18 (5.66%) ISEB
3 7 (2.20%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (3.46%) Puppet
2 8 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.52%) Salt
3 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 59 (18.55%) Oracle
2 31 (9.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.40%) Twitter
4 13 (4.09%) Facebook
5 10 (3.14%) Zend
6 2 (0.63%) BT
7 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.31%) Google
7 1 (0.31%) Capita
7 1 (0.31%) Avaya
7 1 (0.31%) Genesys
7 1 (0.31%) Nokia
7 1 (0.31%) Sony
7 1 (0.31%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Leeds
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
London, Leeds or Homeworking
Friends of the Earth
Salary: 31,000 - 40,530 (London) or 27,430 - 36,960 (outside of London inc homeworking)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35k depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35k depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago