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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 72 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 127 96 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.37% 3.55% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 4.10% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 90 98
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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
3194 2339 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.81% 86.57% 82.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 1862 1953
Average salary £40,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 292 (89.57%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (49.08%) Scrum
2 160 (49.08%) .NET
3 155 (47.55%) C#
4 130 (39.88%) SQL
4 130 (39.88%) BDD
5 127 (38.96%) MVC
6 108 (33.13%) Java
7 104 (31.90%) SQL Server
8 103 (31.60%) ASP.NET
8 103 (31.60%) Continuous Integration
9 87 (26.69%) JavaScript
10 84 (25.77%) Web Services
11 81 (24.85%) Dependency Injection
12 71 (21.78%) .NET Framework
13 70 (21.47%) Selenium
13 70 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 67 (20.55%) Unit Testing
15 60 (18.40%) MySQL
16 59 (18.10%) HTML
17 58 (17.79%) XML
17 58 (17.79%) WCF
18 57 (17.48%) Oracle
19 54 (16.56%) jQuery
20 53 (16.26%) JUnit
20 53 (16.26%) OO
20 53 (16.26%) Cucumber
21 52 (15.95%) AngularJS
21 52 (15.95%) Kanban
22 51 (15.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 38 (11.66%) Tomcat
2 27 (8.28%) IIS
3 25 (7.67%) WebSphere
4 24 (7.36%) Node.js
5 13 (3.99%) CMS
6 8 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.45%) Drupal
7 7 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.92%) Apache
9 3 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.31%) nginx
10 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (2.45%) InfoPath
2 5 (1.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) osCommerce
1 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Force.com
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) CTI
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.40%) MySQL
3 36 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (10.43%) Big Data
5 32 (9.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (6.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (4.29%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.68%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.15%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.23%) Redis
12 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.31%) DB2
13 1 (0.31%) Adabas
13 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (21.47%) Selenium
2 53 (16.26%) JUnit
2 53 (16.26%) Cucumber
3 44 (13.50%) Maven
4 40 (12.27%) JBehave
5 33 (10.12%) JMeter
6 30 (9.20%) MSTest
7 27 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (7.98%) NUnit
9 24 (7.36%) Moq
10 21 (6.44%) Git (software)
11 17 (5.21%) Rhino Mocks
12 15 (4.60%) Visual Studio
13 10 (3.07%) SoapUI
14 8 (2.45%) ReSharper
14 8 (2.45%) SpecFlow
14 8 (2.45%) Behat
14 8 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (2.15%) Jenkins
15 7 (2.15%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (9.20%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.06%) Finance
3 15 (4.60%) Retail
4 5 (1.53%) Banking
5 4 (1.23%) Games
6 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 221 (67.79%) Developer
2 87 (26.69%) .NET Developer
3 54 (16.56%) Java Developer
4 50 (15.34%) Senior Developer
5 40 (12.27%) C# Developer
6 38 (11.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (7.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (7.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (7.67%) Analyst
8 22 (6.75%) Software Developer
9 21 (6.44%) PHP Developer
10 20 (6.13%) Lead Developer
11 19 (5.83%) Architect
11 19 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (5.52%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.29%) Business Analyst
14 13 (3.99%) Test Manager
15 12 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (3.68%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (49.08%) .NET
2 103 (31.60%) ASP.NET
3 84 (25.77%) Web Services
4 71 (21.78%) .NET Framework
5 70 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (18.10%) HTML
7 58 (17.79%) XML
7 58 (17.79%) WCF
8 54 (16.56%) jQuery
9 52 (15.95%) AngularJS
10 51 (15.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 51 (15.64%) Spring
11 49 (15.03%) Hibernate
12 46 (14.11%) CSS
13 44 (13.50%) REST
14 43 (13.19%) Spring MVC
15 42 (12.88%) WPF
15 42 (12.88%) JSON
16 41 (12.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 39 (11.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.98%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (4.60%) Tandem
3 14 (4.29%) Open Source
4 12 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.37%) User Experience
6 6 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.53%) Social Media
8 4 (1.23%) NHS
9 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.61%) Social Network
10 1 (0.31%) VSAM
10 1 (0.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.31%) Equities
10 1 (0.31%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.72%) Windows
2 40 (12.27%) Linux
3 28 (8.59%) UNIX
4 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (89.57%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (49.08%) Scrum
3 130 (39.88%) BDD
4 127 (38.96%) MVC
5 103 (31.60%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (24.85%) Dependency Injection
7 67 (20.55%) Unit Testing
8 53 (16.26%) OO
9 52 (15.95%) Kanban
10 43 (13.19%) MVVM
10 43 (13.19%) Software Engineering
11 39 (11.96%) Web Development
12 38 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (10.43%) Enterprise Architecture
14 26 (7.98%) Complex Event Processing
14 26 (7.98%) OOP
15 24 (7.36%) Mentoring
16 20 (6.13%) UML
17 18 (5.52%) Information Management
17 18 (5.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 155 (47.55%) C#
2 130 (39.88%) SQL
3 108 (33.13%) Java
4 87 (26.69%) JavaScript
5 50 (15.34%) PHP
6 38 (11.66%) T-SQL
7 18 (5.52%) Ruby
8 10 (3.07%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.15%) C++
11 6 (1.84%) VB
12 5 (1.53%) Python
13 3 (0.92%) PHP5
14 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.61%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.31%) SELCOPY
15 1 (0.31%) Scala
15 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.31%) VBScript
15 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (7.36%) Degree
2 15 (4.60%) ISEB
3 5 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.61%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.61%) MCP
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.27%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) FATCA
2 5 (1.53%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (2.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (17.48%) Oracle
2 45 (13.80%) Microsoft
3 37 (11.35%) JBoss
4 13 (3.99%) Zend
5 6 (1.84%) Rackspace
6 3 (0.92%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (0.61%) Google
7 2 (0.61%) Facebook
7 2 (0.61%) Twitter
8 1 (0.31%) Avaya
8 1 (0.31%) Genesys
8 1 (0.31%) IBM
8 1 (0.31%) HP
8 1 (0.31%) Sony
8 1 (0.31%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40-50K + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764 - £405558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago