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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 54 34
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 29 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.86% 4.62% 7.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 5.53% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 23
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
308 452 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.47% 83.55% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 269 386 239
Average salary £41,750 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 46 (80.70%) C#
1 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) MVC
3 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
4 36 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
6 31 (54.39%) RESTful
7 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
8 28 (49.12%) CSS
9 26 (45.61%) jQuery
10 24 (42.11%) Web Application Development
10 24 (42.11%) BDD
11 22 (38.60%) Ruby
11 22 (38.60%) Internet
12 21 (36.84%) Git (software)
12 21 (36.84%) NoSQL
12 21 (36.84%) Node.js
13 17 (29.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
14 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (22.81%) WCF
15 13 (22.81%) SOAP
15 13 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
16 12 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
16 12 (21.05%) REST
16 12 (21.05%) HTML
17 10 (17.54%) JSON
17 10 (17.54%) MySQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (36.84%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) JBoss
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (36.84%) NoSQL
3 10 (17.54%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) MSTest
2 3 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (5.26%) Moq
2 3 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.75%) Automotive
1 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (100.00%) Developer
2 41 (71.93%) .NET Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.28%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 36 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (54.39%) RESTful
5 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (49.12%) CSS
7 26 (45.61%) jQuery
8 17 (29.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
9 13 (22.81%) WCF
9 13 (22.81%) SOAP
10 12 (21.05%) HTML
10 12 (21.05%) REST
10 12 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
11 10 (17.54%) JSON
12 8 (14.04%) WPF
12 8 (14.04%) HTML5
13 7 (12.28%) CSS3
14 3 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
14 3 (5.26%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (78.95%) MVC
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) BDD
3 24 (42.11%) Web Application Development
4 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.28%) OO
7 7 (12.28%) OO PHP
8 6 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Kanban
10 2 (3.51%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) OOD
11 1 (1.75%) RUP
11 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 22 (38.60%) Ruby
4 9 (15.79%) SQL
5 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.28%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.75%) Google
1 1 (1.75%) Zend
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