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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.67% 6.03% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 6.91% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
374 405 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 92.12% 87.28% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 297 346 287
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,202 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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

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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 28 August 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET
3 22 (56.41%) C#
4 19 (48.72%) MVC
4 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
6 15 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (35.90%) Node.js
7 14 (35.90%) Ninject
7 14 (35.90%) Web Application Development
7 14 (35.90%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (35.90%) Domain-Driven Design
7 14 (35.90%) Streaming Music
7 14 (35.90%) WCF
8 13 (33.33%) Scrum
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) UML
9 7 (17.95%) SDLC
10 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 6 (15.38%) Use Case
11 5 (12.82%) HTML
11 5 (12.82%) OO
11 5 (12.82%) CSS
12 4 (10.26%) ISEB
12 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
12 4 (10.26%) Change Management
12 4 (10.26%) SaaS

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (35.90%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) MSTest
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) French Language
3 1 (2.56%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) UML Business Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
1 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET
2 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
4 14 (35.90%) Ninject
4 14 (35.90%) WCF
5 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
7 3 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (7.69%) RESTful
7 3 (7.69%) Web Services
7 3 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 2 (5.13%) SOAP
8 2 (5.13%) Sass
8 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Streaming Music
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) MVC
3 14 (35.90%) Domain-Driven Design
3 14 (35.90%) Dependency Injection
3 14 (35.90%) Web Application Development
4 13 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) SDLC
5 7 (17.95%) UML
6 6 (15.38%) Use Case
7 5 (12.82%) OO
8 4 (10.26%) Change Management
8 4 (10.26%) V-Model
8 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.69%) BDD
9 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Zend
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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