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

Location
3 months to
28 May 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 16 50 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.66% 8.67% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 9.94% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 19
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
341 503 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 78.03% 87.18% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 287 440 269
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,348 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
2 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (60.47%) C#
5 24 (55.81%) MVC
6 17 (39.53%) BDD
7 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
8 14 (32.56%) Scrum
8 14 (32.56%) RESTful
9 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
9 13 (30.23%) Node.js
9 13 (30.23%) Web Application Development
10 11 (25.58%) Internet
10 11 (25.58%) Ruby
10 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
11 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
12 8 (18.60%) CSS
12 8 (18.60%) jQuery
12 8 (18.60%) SDLC
13 7 (16.28%) UML
14 6 (13.95%) ISEB
14 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (13.95%) Use Case
14 6 (13.95%) V-Model
15 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
15 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (11.63%) SaaS
15 5 (11.63%) SOAP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (30.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Xcode
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
2 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) .NET Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) UML Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
3 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (32.56%) RESTful
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) jQuery
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (11.63%) SOAP
8 5 (11.63%) Web Services
8 5 (11.63%) HTML
9 4 (9.30%) JSON
9 4 (9.30%) WCF
9 4 (9.30%) REST
10 3 (6.98%) CSS3
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (6.98%) HTML5
10 3 (6.98%) XML
11 2 (4.65%) Cocoa
11 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Streaming Music
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
2 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.65%) iPhone
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) MVC
3 17 (39.53%) BDD
4 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 13 (30.23%) Web Application Development
6 8 (18.60%) SDLC
7 7 (16.28%) UML
8 6 (13.95%) Use Case
8 6 (13.95%) V-Model
9 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Change Management
10 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.98%) Refactoring
11 3 (6.98%) OO
11 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
12 2 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) Ruby
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) ISEB
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Twitter
1 3 (6.98%) Google
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Apple
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