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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 245 200 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.49% 5.48% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.60% 6.35% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 200 170 78
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,200
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
2848 3149 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.01% 86.34% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2544 1735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 359 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (45.09%) .NET
3 201 (42.95%) MVC
4 198 (42.31%) C#
5 184 (39.32%) SQL
6 183 (39.10%) JavaScript
7 146 (31.20%) Continuous Integration
8 143 (30.56%) ASP.NET
9 141 (30.13%) HTML
9 141 (30.13%) Java
10 138 (29.49%) SQL Server
11 119 (25.43%) BDD
12 118 (25.21%) PHP
13 109 (23.29%) CSS
14 107 (22.86%) jQuery
14 107 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 100 (21.37%) Software Engineering
15 100 (21.37%) Scrum
16 91 (19.44%) OO
17 90 (19.23%) .NET Framework
18 83 (17.74%) Unit Testing
19 64 (13.68%) Web Services
20 62 (13.25%) Finance
21 61 (13.03%) XML
22 60 (12.82%) NUnit
23 57 (12.18%) Linux
24 56 (11.97%) Microsoft
24 56 (11.97%) Degree
25 55 (11.75%) WCF
26 54 (11.54%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 40 (8.55%) Node.js
2 24 (5.13%) IIS
3 18 (3.85%) Apache
4 12 (2.56%) CMS
5 10 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.50%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.07%) Drupal
8 2 (0.43%) WordPress
8 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.07%) Office 365
3 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.78%) Internet
2 6 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.55%) MySQL
3 36 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 30 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.42%) MongoDB
7 15 (3.21%) Big Data
7 15 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.71%) Redis
10 8 (1.71%) Couchbase
10 8 (1.71%) SimpleDB
11 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.85%) Riak
13 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.43%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (12.82%) NUnit
2 48 (10.26%) MSTest
3 47 (10.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (9.40%) Git (software)
5 41 (8.76%) Moq
5 41 (8.76%) Selenium
6 33 (7.05%) Subversion
7 30 (6.41%) Visual Studio
8 22 (4.70%) ReSharper
9 21 (4.49%) Cucumber
10 20 (4.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (2.56%) SoapUI
11 12 (2.56%) Jenkins
12 11 (2.35%) SpecFlow
12 11 (2.35%) TeamCity
13 10 (2.14%) Hudson
13 10 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (1.71%) TortoiseSVN
15 6 (1.28%) Behat
16 4 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 62 (13.25%) Finance
2 27 (5.77%) Retail
3 10 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.07%) Marketing
6 4 (0.85%) Games
7 2 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Electronics
8 1 (0.21%) Automotive
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 325 (69.44%) Developer
2 108 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 106 (22.65%) .NET Developer
4 57 (12.18%) PHP Developer
5 48 (10.26%) Software Engineer
6 46 (9.83%) Java Developer
7 44 (9.40%) Senior .NET Developer
8 39 (8.33%) Applications Developer
9 38 (8.12%) C# Developer
10 31 (6.62%) Software Developer
11 25 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (5.13%) Senior PHP Developer
13 21 (4.49%) Tester
14 20 (4.27%) Web Developer
15 19 (4.06%) Analyst
16 18 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
17 15 (3.21%) Technical Leader
17 15 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
17 15 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
18 14 (2.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (45.09%) .NET
2 143 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 141 (30.13%) HTML
4 109 (23.29%) CSS
5 107 (22.86%) jQuery
5 107 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 90 (19.23%) .NET Framework
7 64 (13.68%) Web Services
8 61 (13.03%) XML
9 55 (11.75%) WCF
10 52 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 52 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 48 (10.26%) NHibernate
12 44 (9.40%) Castle Windsor
13 42 (8.97%) HTML5
14 41 (8.76%) WinForms
15 37 (7.91%) WPF
16 36 (7.69%) Symfony
17 35 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 34 (7.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (7.91%) Inversion of Control
3 36 (7.69%) Open Source
4 20 (4.27%) NHS
4 20 (4.27%) Social Network
5 13 (2.78%) RIA
6 12 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 12 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.35%) User Experience
8 9 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.71%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.07%) Informatics
11 3 (0.64%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.43%) Social Media
12 2 (0.43%) iPhone
12 2 (0.43%) Telematics
12 2 (0.43%) Statistics
13 1 (0.21%) Clustering
13 1 (0.21%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.18%) Linux
2 54 (11.54%) Windows
3 22 (4.70%) Android
4 18 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.14%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.92%) UNIX
7 5 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (42.95%) MVC
3 146 (31.20%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (25.43%) BDD
5 100 (21.37%) Software Engineering
5 100 (21.37%) Scrum
6 91 (19.44%) OO
7 83 (17.74%) Unit Testing
8 46 (9.83%) Kanban
9 44 (9.40%) Automated Testing
10 35 (7.48%) SOA
11 30 (6.41%) OOP
12 29 (6.20%) Web Application Development
13 27 (5.77%) Test Automation
13 27 (5.77%) Mentoring
14 26 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (5.34%) DevOps
16 24 (5.13%) Manual Testing
16 24 (5.13%) E-Commerce
17 22 (4.70%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 198 (42.31%) C#
2 184 (39.32%) SQL
3 183 (39.10%) JavaScript
4 141 (30.13%) Java
5 118 (25.21%) PHP
6 49 (10.47%) T-SQL
7 37 (7.91%) Ruby
8 24 (5.13%) Python
9 16 (3.42%) C++
10 11 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.50%) VB6
12 7 (1.50%) VBScript
12 7 (1.50%) VB
13 6 (1.28%) Delphi
14 5 (1.07%) Groovy
15 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.43%) C
16 2 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 56 (11.97%) Degree
2 20 (4.27%) ISEB
3 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.04%) QA
2 5 (1.07%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.71%) Salt
1 8 (1.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 56 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.40%) Oracle
3 24 (5.13%) Zend
4 22 (4.70%) Twitter
5 20 (4.27%) Facebook
6 6 (1.28%) BT
7 5 (1.07%) Sybase
8 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.64%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.43%) Epiphany
10 1 (0.21%) Sony
10 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.21%) Intel
10 1 (0.21%) SAP
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