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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.49% 3.58% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.27% 4.23% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
367 331 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 87.59% 84.65% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 316 300 260
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 50 (69.44%) C#
1 50 (69.44%) .NET
2 49 (68.06%) MVC
2 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (59.72%) ASP.NET
3 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
3 43 (59.72%) SQL Server
4 42 (58.33%) CSS
5 33 (45.83%) HTML
6 30 (41.67%) jQuery
7 27 (37.50%) SQL
8 26 (36.11%) .NET Framework
8 26 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (31.94%) VB.NET
10 22 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 22 (30.56%) Web Application Development
11 21 (29.17%) RESTful
12 19 (26.39%) Java
13 18 (25.00%) SOAP
13 18 (25.00%) REST
13 18 (25.00%) WPF
14 17 (23.61%) Node.js
14 17 (23.61%) HTML5
14 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (23.61%) CSS3
14 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
15 16 (22.22%) Internet
15 16 (22.22%) BDD
16 15 (20.83%) WCF
16 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (23.61%) Node.js
2 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.72%) Jetty
4 4 (5.56%) Apache
5 2 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) Internet
2 10 (13.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (59.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.94%) MSTest
2 5 (6.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (6.94%) Moq
2 5 (6.94%) NUnit
General
1 6 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (100.00%) Developer
2 43 (59.72%) .NET Developer
3 22 (30.56%) Senior Developer
4 17 (23.61%) Java Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Perl Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Programmer
9 1 (1.39%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.39%) C# Programmer
9 1 (1.39%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (1.39%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) .NET
2 43 (59.72%) ASP.NET
3 42 (58.33%) CSS
4 33 (45.83%) HTML
5 30 (41.67%) jQuery
6 26 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (36.11%) .NET Framework
7 22 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 21 (29.17%) RESTful
9 18 (25.00%) WPF
9 18 (25.00%) REST
9 18 (25.00%) SOAP
10 17 (23.61%) CSS3
10 17 (23.61%) HTML5
11 15 (20.83%) WCF
11 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (19.44%) J2EE
13 12 (16.67%) JSON
14 11 (15.28%) Ninject
14 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) iPhone
1 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
2 5 (6.94%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) MVC
1 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) Web Application Development
3 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (22.22%) BDD
5 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.89%) Scrum
8 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.72%) OOD
9 6 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (6.94%) Kanban
10 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.56%) Web Development
12 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.17%) OO
12 3 (4.17%) RUP
13 2 (2.78%) SOA
13 2 (2.78%) Content Management
13 2 (2.78%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 50 (69.44%) C#
2 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
3 27 (37.50%) SQL
4 23 (31.94%) VB.NET
5 19 (26.39%) Java
6 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
7 11 (15.28%) Ruby
8 6 (8.33%) VB
9 3 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.78%) Perl
11 1 (1.39%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) JBoss
1 8 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago