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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 29 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing TDD 18 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.56% 7.79% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 9.87% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 17
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
339 304 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 85.82% 78.96% 87.43%
Number of salaries quoted 298 250 375
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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

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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 5 February 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) C#
3 34 (73.91%) .NET
3 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET
4 32 (69.57%) MVC
5 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
6 27 (58.70%) KnockoutJS
7 26 (56.52%) Web Application Development
7 26 (56.52%) Node.js
7 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (56.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 26 (56.52%) WCF
8 24 (52.17%) Streaming Music
8 24 (52.17%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (52.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 24 (52.17%) Ninject
9 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
10 14 (30.43%) jQuery
11 11 (23.91%) CSS
12 9 (19.57%) OO
12 9 (19.57%) PHP
12 9 (19.57%) Front End Development
13 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) HTML
14 6 (13.04%) CSS3
14 6 (13.04%) HTML5
14 6 (13.04%) BDD
14 6 (13.04%) Sass
14 6 (13.04%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (56.52%) Node.js
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 26 (56.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 26 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (15.22%) UI Developer
5 5 (10.87%) UX Developer
6 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.52%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) .NET
1 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET
2 27 (58.70%) KnockoutJS
3 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 26 (56.52%) WCF
4 24 (52.17%) Ninject
5 14 (30.43%) jQuery
6 11 (23.91%) CSS
7 8 (17.39%) HTML
8 6 (13.04%) CSS3
8 6 (13.04%) HTML5
8 6 (13.04%) Sass
9 5 (10.87%) D3.js
9 5 (10.87%) RESTful
10 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
10 4 (8.70%) JSON
11 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
11 3 (6.52%) Ajax
11 3 (6.52%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Streaming Music
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) MVC
3 26 (56.52%) Web Application Development
4 24 (52.17%) Dependency Injection
4 24 (52.17%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (19.57%) Front End Development
5 9 (19.57%) OO
6 6 (13.04%) BDD
6 6 (13.04%) Web Development
7 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) C#
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) PHP
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.52%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago