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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 20 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.63% 5.51% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 6.49% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £40,000 £41,000
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
329 493 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.16% 84.85% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 265 399 294
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,097
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (74.00%) .NET
2 36 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (66.00%) C#
5 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (62.00%) MVC
7 23 (46.00%) BDD
8 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (40.00%) RESTful
10 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
11 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
12 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
13 15 (30.00%) Web Application Development
13 15 (30.00%) NoSQL
13 15 (30.00%) Node.js
13 15 (30.00%) CSS
13 15 (30.00%) Internet
13 15 (30.00%) Ruby
14 14 (28.00%) jQuery
15 12 (24.00%) Scrum
16 10 (20.00%) MySQL
17 7 (14.00%) SOAP
17 7 (14.00%) OO
17 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
17 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
18 6 (12.00%) REST
18 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 6 (12.00%) V-Model
18 6 (12.00%) JSON

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (30.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Xcode
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) .NET
2 36 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (40.00%) RESTful
6 15 (30.00%) CSS
7 14 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (14.00%) SOAP
9 6 (12.00%) JSON
9 6 (12.00%) HTML
9 6 (12.00%) REST
9 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (10.00%) Web Services
11 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.00%) WCF
11 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (6.00%) HTML5
12 3 (6.00%) CSS3
12 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) iPhone
2 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Android
1 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) MVC
3 23 (46.00%) BDD
4 15 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 12 (24.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.00%) V-Model
8 5 (10.00%) OO PHP
8 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (10.00%) Refactoring
9 4 (8.00%) UML
10 3 (6.00%) Use Case
10 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) OOP
11 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.00%) Change Management
11 2 (4.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (10.00%) PHP
5 4 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Google
1 3 (6.00%) Twitter
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Apple
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 days ago