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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 44 73 48
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Permanent jobs citing TDD 170 108 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.96% 3.38% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 4.08% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 147 96 135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
3019 2650 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.17% 82.92% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2041 2072
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 £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 18 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 264 (84.08%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (43.63%) MVC
3 128 (40.76%) C#
4 124 (39.49%) .NET
5 114 (36.31%) SQL
6 110 (35.03%) Continuous Integration
7 103 (32.80%) Java
8 101 (32.17%) Scrum
9 100 (31.85%) JavaScript
10 96 (30.57%) HTML
11 95 (30.25%) ASP.NET
12 94 (29.94%) BDD
13 83 (26.43%) SQL Server
14 75 (23.89%) Web Services
15 71 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 70 (22.29%) .NET Framework
17 68 (21.66%) Oracle
17 68 (21.66%) CSS
18 67 (21.34%) Dependency Injection
19 62 (19.75%) OO
20 61 (19.43%) jQuery
21 59 (18.79%) AngularJS
22 57 (18.15%) XML
23 55 (17.52%) PHP
24 52 (16.56%) Selenium
24 52 (16.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 49 (15.61%) MySQL
26 48 (15.29%) Hibernate
26 48 (15.29%) WCF
27 46 (14.65%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (8.28%) JBoss
1 26 (8.28%) Tomcat
2 25 (7.96%) Node.js
3 23 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 17 (5.41%) IIS
5 8 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.55%) Apache
5 8 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.59%) NServiceBus
8 4 (1.27%) CMS
9 3 (0.96%) nginx
10 2 (0.64%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.32%) CICS
11 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (3.18%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.27%) MS Project
3 2 (0.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Heroku
3 1 (0.32%) Route 53
3 1 (0.32%) Force.com
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.23%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (26.43%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.61%) MySQL
3 31 (9.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (8.60%) Big Data
5 18 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.14%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.23%) Redis
12 4 (1.27%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.27%) SimpleDB
13 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.32%) DB2
14 1 (0.32%) Adabas
14 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 52 (16.56%) Selenium
2 40 (12.74%) JUnit
3 38 (12.10%) MSTest
4 34 (10.83%) Cucumber
5 33 (10.51%) NUnit
6 29 (9.24%) Maven
7 28 (8.92%) JBehave
8 26 (8.28%) JMeter
9 25 (7.96%) Git (software)
9 25 (7.96%) Visual Studio
10 24 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (6.69%) Moq
12 17 (5.41%) Subversion
13 16 (5.10%) Rhino Mocks
14 12 (3.82%) SpecFlow
14 12 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (3.82%) ReSharper
15 9 (2.87%) TortoiseSVN
16 5 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
17 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (9.24%) Finance
2 25 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.55%) Publishing
4 6 (1.91%) Retail
5 4 (1.27%) Games
6 3 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 220 (70.06%) Developer
2 85 (27.07%) .NET Developer
3 69 (21.97%) Senior Developer
4 63 (20.06%) Java Developer
5 34 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 30 (9.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 30 (9.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (7.96%) Software Engineer
8 22 (7.01%) Applications Developer
8 22 (7.01%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (6.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (6.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (6.37%) Lead Developer
10 20 (6.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.05%) Analyst
12 18 (5.73%) PHP Developer
13 16 (5.10%) Lead Java Developer
13 16 (5.10%) Test Analyst
14 13 (4.14%) Tester
14 13 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (39.49%) .NET
2 96 (30.57%) HTML
3 95 (30.25%) ASP.NET
4 75 (23.89%) Web Services
5 71 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 70 (22.29%) .NET Framework
7 68 (21.66%) CSS
8 61 (19.43%) jQuery
9 59 (18.79%) AngularJS
10 57 (18.15%) XML
11 52 (16.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 48 (15.29%) WCF
12 48 (15.29%) Hibernate
13 45 (14.33%) Spring
14 41 (13.06%) Spring MVC
15 38 (12.10%) WPF
16 36 (11.46%) JSON
17 33 (10.51%) RESTful
18 31 (9.87%) REST
19 29 (9.24%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.64%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.14%) NHS
4 11 (3.50%) Social Network
5 8 (2.55%) Open Source
5 8 (2.55%) User Experience
6 5 (1.59%) Tandem
7 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.96%) Equities
8 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) VSAM
10 1 (0.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.32%) W3C
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.69%) Linux
2 33 (10.51%) UNIX
2 33 (10.51%) Windows
3 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.32%) Android
4 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (84.08%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (43.63%) MVC
3 110 (35.03%) Continuous Integration
4 101 (32.17%) Scrum
5 94 (29.94%) BDD
6 67 (21.34%) Dependency Injection
7 62 (19.75%) OO
8 46 (14.65%) Software Engineering
9 41 (13.06%) Kanban
9 41 (13.06%) MVVM
9 41 (13.06%) Unit Testing
10 30 (9.55%) Web Development
11 29 (9.24%) UML
12 27 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (8.28%) Enterprise Architecture
14 23 (7.32%) E-Commerce
15 21 (6.69%) Automated Testing
16 20 (6.37%) Web Application Development
17 19 (6.05%) Complex Event Processing
18 17 (5.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 128 (40.76%) C#
2 114 (36.31%) SQL
3 103 (32.80%) Java
4 100 (31.85%) JavaScript
5 55 (17.52%) PHP
6 27 (8.60%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.10%) Ruby
8 11 (3.50%) Python
9 9 (2.87%) Delphi
10 8 (2.55%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.91%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.59%) C++
12 5 (1.59%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.27%) VB
14 3 (0.96%) Perl
14 3 (0.96%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.64%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.64%) PHP5
16 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (10.51%) Degree
2 20 (6.37%) ISEB
3 7 (2.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.64%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Varnish
1 1 (0.32%) Docker
1 1 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.23%) Puppet
2 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.27%) Salt
3 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 68 (21.66%) Oracle
2 30 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.50%) Facebook
3 11 (3.50%) Twitter
4 9 (2.87%) Zend
5 2 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.32%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.32%) Avaya
6 1 (0.32%) Genesys
6 1 (0.32%) Nokia
6 1 (0.32%) Sony
6 1 (0.32%) Perforce
6 1 (0.32%) Capita
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25783 - £34530 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40-50K + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum c£30K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 24 days ago