The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 18 50 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.16% 8.49% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 9.92% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
TDD
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 504 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.14% 85.57% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 307 434 260
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 £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

TDD
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

TDD Salary Trend in Leicester

TDD
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (56.41%) C#
5 21 (53.85%) MVC
6 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.90%) Scrum
8 12 (30.77%) Node.js
8 12 (30.77%) Web Application Development
9 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (25.64%) BDD
11 9 (23.08%) RESTful
12 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
13 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
13 7 (17.95%) Internet
13 7 (17.95%) UML
13 7 (17.95%) Ruby
13 7 (17.95%) SDLC
14 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (15.38%) Degree
14 6 (15.38%) Use Case
15 5 (12.82%) WCF
15 5 (12.82%) V-Model
15 5 (12.82%) Domain-Driven Design
15 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
15 5 (12.82%) SaaS
15 5 (12.82%) Ninject

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (30.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.56%) MSTest
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) French Language
2 1 (2.56%) German Language
2 1 (2.56%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) UML Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) .NET
1 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (23.08%) RESTful
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (12.82%) Ninject
6 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (12.82%) WCF
6 5 (12.82%) CSS
6 5 (12.82%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) SOAP
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) HTML
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 2 (5.13%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) CSS3
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Streaming Music
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) MVC
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) Web Application Development
5 10 (25.64%) BDD
6 7 (17.95%) SDLC
6 7 (17.95%) UML
7 6 (15.38%) Use Case
8 5 (12.82%) V-Model
8 5 (12.82%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) OO
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.69%) API Development
11 2 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) Ruby
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
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