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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 27 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 42 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.14% 7.78% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 9.15% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 11
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +2.11%
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
367 459 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 89.29% 85.00% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 299 397 264
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,850 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £43,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 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 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (54.05%) C#
5 19 (51.35%) MVC
6 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
7 14 (37.84%) Scrum
8 13 (35.14%) Node.js
8 13 (35.14%) Web Application Development
9 10 (27.03%) Ninject
9 10 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (27.03%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (27.03%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (27.03%) WCF
9 10 (27.03%) Streaming Music
10 7 (18.92%) UML
10 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (18.92%) SDLC
11 6 (16.22%) Use Case
11 6 (16.22%) Degree
12 5 (13.51%) Finance
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.51%) ISEB
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) V-Model
12 5 (13.51%) RESTful
12 5 (13.51%) SaaS
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (10.81%) Waterfall

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 13 (35.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
1 3 (8.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.70%) MSTest
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) German Language
2 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) UML Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
1 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
2 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Ninject
3 10 (27.03%) WCF
3 10 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (13.51%) RESTful
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (13.51%) Web Services
6 4 (10.81%) CSS
6 4 (10.81%) SOAP
7 3 (8.11%) jQuery
8 2 (5.41%) HTML
9 1 (2.70%) REST
9 1 (2.70%) CSS3
9 1 (2.70%) HTML5
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Streaming Music
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
4 13 (35.14%) Web Application Development
5 10 (27.03%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (27.03%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
6 7 (18.92%) UML
7 6 (16.22%) Use Case
8 5 (13.51%) V-Model
9 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) OO
9 4 (10.81%) Change Management
10 3 (8.11%) API Development
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (5.41%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) Twitter
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago