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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 40 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Permanent jobs citing TDD 263 203 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.66% 5.46% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 6.32% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 228 173 92
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3007 3210 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.57% 86.41% 82.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2330 2571 1809
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 350 (77.43%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (44.69%) .NET
3 199 (44.03%) MVC
4 193 (42.70%) C#
5 174 (38.50%) JavaScript
6 172 (38.05%) SQL
7 143 (31.64%) ASP.NET
8 137 (30.31%) HTML
9 136 (30.09%) Continuous Integration
10 135 (29.87%) SQL Server
11 134 (29.65%) Java
12 117 (25.88%) BDD
13 107 (23.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 106 (23.45%) CSS
15 103 (22.79%) jQuery
16 102 (22.57%) PHP
17 97 (21.46%) Scrum
18 91 (20.13%) OO
19 89 (19.69%) .NET Framework
20 86 (19.03%) Software Engineering
21 74 (16.37%) Unit Testing
22 61 (13.50%) Degree
23 59 (13.05%) NUnit
23 59 (13.05%) Finance
24 57 (12.61%) Microsoft
24 57 (12.61%) Web Services
25 56 (12.39%) Entity Framework
26 55 (12.17%) AngularJS
26 55 (12.17%) WCF
27 54 (11.95%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 37 (8.19%) Node.js
2 24 (5.31%) IIS
3 16 (3.54%) Apache
4 9 (1.99%) NServiceBus
4 9 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.99%) CMS
5 3 (0.66%) Drupal
6 1 (0.22%) WordPress
6 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) Office 365
3 3 (0.66%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.65%) Internet
2 6 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.30%) MySQL
3 32 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 21 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.54%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.10%) Big Data
8 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.43%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.99%) SimpleDB
10 9 (1.99%) Couchbase
10 9 (1.99%) Redis
11 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.88%) Riak
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 59 (13.05%) NUnit
2 50 (11.06%) MSTest
3 46 (10.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (9.73%) Git (software)
4 44 (9.73%) Selenium
5 40 (8.85%) Moq
6 34 (7.52%) Subversion
7 32 (7.08%) Visual Studio
8 23 (5.09%) ReSharper
9 21 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 21 (4.65%) Cucumber
10 12 (2.65%) SoapUI
11 11 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (2.43%) Jenkins
11 11 (2.43%) SpecFlow
12 10 (2.21%) TortoiseSVN
13 9 (1.99%) TeamCity
13 9 (1.99%) Hudson
14 6 (1.33%) Behat
15 5 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 59 (13.05%) Finance
2 24 (5.31%) Retail
3 7 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.11%) Marketing
5 3 (0.66%) Games
6 2 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.22%) Electronics
7 1 (0.22%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 314 (69.47%) Developer
2 106 (23.45%) Senior Developer
3 103 (22.79%) .NET Developer
4 47 (10.40%) Java Developer
4 47 (10.40%) PHP Developer
5 46 (10.18%) Senior .NET Developer
6 39 (8.63%) Applications Developer
6 39 (8.63%) Software Engineer
7 36 (7.96%) C# Developer
8 31 (6.86%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.75%) Tester
10 25 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
12 20 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
12 20 (4.42%) Web Developer
13 19 (4.20%) Analyst
14 18 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
15 15 (3.32%) Lead Developer
15 15 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (3.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (44.69%) .NET
2 143 (31.64%) ASP.NET
3 137 (30.31%) HTML
4 107 (23.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 106 (23.45%) CSS
6 103 (22.79%) jQuery
7 89 (19.69%) .NET Framework
8 57 (12.61%) Web Services
9 56 (12.39%) Entity Framework
10 55 (12.17%) AngularJS
10 55 (12.17%) WCF
11 53 (11.73%) XML
12 50 (11.06%) NHibernate
13 42 (9.29%) Castle Windsor
14 39 (8.63%) WinForms
15 37 (8.19%) WPF
16 36 (7.96%) HTML5
16 36 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (7.30%) Ajax
18 31 (6.86%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (8.19%) Inversion of Control
3 28 (6.19%) Open Source
4 21 (4.65%) Social Network
5 17 (3.76%) NHS
6 12 (2.65%) RIA
6 12 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.65%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.43%) User Experience
8 9 (1.99%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.77%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.11%) Informatics
12 4 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.44%) Statistics
13 2 (0.44%) iPhone
13 2 (0.44%) Telematics
14 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.22%) Social Media
14 1 (0.22%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.95%) Linux
2 48 (10.62%) Windows
3 19 (4.20%) Android
4 16 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.43%) UNIX
6 10 (2.21%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (77.43%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (44.03%) MVC
3 136 (30.09%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (25.88%) BDD
5 97 (21.46%) Scrum
6 91 (20.13%) OO
7 86 (19.03%) Software Engineering
8 74 (16.37%) Unit Testing
9 42 (9.29%) Automated Testing
10 41 (9.07%) Kanban
11 37 (8.19%) SOA
12 30 (6.64%) Web Application Development
12 30 (6.64%) Test Automation
13 29 (6.42%) DevOps
14 27 (5.97%) Manual Testing
15 26 (5.75%) OOP
16 25 (5.53%) E-Commerce
16 25 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (5.53%) MVVM
17 23 (5.09%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 193 (42.70%) C#
2 174 (38.50%) JavaScript
3 172 (38.05%) SQL
4 134 (29.65%) Java
5 102 (22.57%) PHP
6 47 (10.40%) T-SQL
7 37 (8.19%) Ruby
8 23 (5.09%) Python
9 16 (3.54%) C++
10 10 (2.21%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.99%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.77%) Delphi
13 6 (1.33%) VB6
13 6 (1.33%) VBScript
13 6 (1.33%) VB
14 5 (1.11%) Groovy
15 3 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (13.50%) Degree
2 25 (5.53%) ISEB
3 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.40%) QA
2 5 (1.11%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (2.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.99%) Puppet
1 9 (1.99%) Salt
2 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 57 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.40%) Oracle
3 23 (5.09%) Twitter
4 21 (4.65%) Facebook
5 18 (3.98%) Zend
6 6 (1.33%) BT
7 5 (1.11%) Sybase
8 3 (0.66%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.44%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.22%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Sony
10 1 (0.22%) Intel
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
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