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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 31 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.62% 3.15% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 3.76% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 20
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
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
381 319 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 81.41% 83.73% 77.68%
Number of salaries quoted 329 281 286
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 £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (70.89%) C#
1 56 (70.89%) .NET
2 55 (69.62%) MVC
3 50 (63.29%) SQL Server
4 49 (62.03%) ASP.NET
5 47 (59.49%) CSS
5 47 (59.49%) JavaScript
6 39 (49.37%) HTML
7 33 (41.77%) SQL
8 32 (40.51%) jQuery
9 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (36.71%) VB.NET
11 28 (35.44%) .NET Framework
12 24 (30.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (30.38%) Web Application Development
13 21 (26.58%) Java
13 21 (26.58%) CSS3
13 21 (26.58%) HTML5
14 20 (25.32%) Dependency Injection
14 20 (25.32%) WPF
15 19 (24.05%) WCF
15 19 (24.05%) Node.js
15 19 (24.05%) T-SQL
16 18 (22.78%) SOAP
16 18 (22.78%) REST
16 18 (22.78%) RESTful
17 16 (20.25%) J2EE
18 15 (18.99%) Ninject
18 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 14 (17.72%) BDD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (24.05%) Node.js
2 12 (15.19%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.13%) Jetty
4 4 (5.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.53%) WordPress
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Internet
2 11 (13.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (63.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
3 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.33%) MSTest
3 5 (6.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (6.33%) Moq
3 5 (6.33%) NUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (100.00%) Developer
2 48 (60.76%) .NET Developer
3 22 (27.85%) Senior Developer
4 19 (24.05%) Java Developer
5 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Perl Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Software Programmer
11 1 (1.27%) C# Programmer
11 1 (1.27%) Senior Programmer
11 1 (1.27%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.89%) .NET
2 49 (62.03%) ASP.NET
3 47 (59.49%) CSS
4 39 (49.37%) HTML
5 32 (40.51%) jQuery
6 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (35.44%) .NET Framework
8 24 (30.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 21 (26.58%) CSS3
9 21 (26.58%) HTML5
10 20 (25.32%) WPF
11 19 (24.05%) WCF
12 18 (22.78%) RESTful
12 18 (22.78%) REST
12 18 (22.78%) SOAP
13 16 (20.25%) J2EE
14 15 (18.99%) Ninject
14 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (15.19%) Hibernate
15 12 (15.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) iPhone
1 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Android
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (69.62%) MVC
2 24 (30.38%) Web Application Development
3 20 (25.32%) Dependency Injection
4 14 (17.72%) BDD
4 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.66%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (12.66%) Scrum
7 8 (10.13%) OOD
8 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Kanban
10 4 (5.06%) Web Development
11 3 (3.80%) RUP
12 2 (2.53%) OO
12 2 (2.53%) SOA
12 2 (2.53%) SEO
12 2 (2.53%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) C#
2 47 (59.49%) JavaScript
3 33 (41.77%) SQL
4 29 (36.71%) VB.NET
5 21 (26.58%) Java
6 19 (24.05%) T-SQL
7 10 (12.66%) VB
8 9 (11.39%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) PHP
10 1 (1.27%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) MCSD
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Google
2 9 (11.39%) JBoss
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago