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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 56 34
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -22
Permanent jobs citing TDD 35 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.14% 4.86% 7.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.82% 5.92% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 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
296 473 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.28% 82.12% 81.76%
Number of salaries quoted 258 398 250
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £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 18 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (83.05%) C#
1 49 (83.05%) .NET
2 47 (79.66%) MVC
3 46 (77.97%) ASP.NET
4 39 (66.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (59.32%) RESTful
6 34 (57.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (55.93%) SQL Server
8 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
8 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (47.46%) CSS
9 28 (47.46%) BDD
10 27 (45.76%) jQuery
11 25 (42.37%) Git (software)
11 25 (42.37%) Web Application Development
11 25 (42.37%) Ruby
12 24 (40.68%) Internet
12 24 (40.68%) NoSQL
12 24 (40.68%) Node.js
13 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
13 15 (25.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (23.73%) REST
14 14 (23.73%) SOAP
15 13 (22.03%) JSON
15 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (20.34%) WCF
17 11 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
17 11 (18.64%) MySQL
18 10 (16.95%) HTML
18 10 (16.95%) Razor View Engine

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 24 (40.68%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.93%) SQL Server
2 24 (40.68%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.69%) MSTest
2 1 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.69%) Moq
2 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.69%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.69%) Xcode
2 1 (1.69%) NUnit
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (1.69%) Automotive
1 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (98.31%) Developer
2 42 (71.19%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.12%) Senior Developer
4 13 (22.03%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.86%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Tester
11 1 (1.69%) Java Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Mobile Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) .NET
2 46 (77.97%) ASP.NET
3 39 (66.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (59.32%) RESTful
5 34 (57.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (47.46%) CSS
7 27 (45.76%) jQuery
8 15 (25.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
9 14 (23.73%) SOAP
9 14 (23.73%) REST
10 13 (22.03%) JSON
11 12 (20.34%) WCF
12 10 (16.95%) HTML
12 10 (16.95%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (10.17%) HTML5
14 5 (8.47%) CSS3
14 5 (8.47%) WPF
15 2 (3.39%) WinForms
15 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.69%) iPad
3 1 (1.69%) W3C
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) MVC
2 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (47.46%) BDD
4 25 (42.37%) Web Application Development
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
8 8 (13.56%) OO
9 7 (11.86%) OO PHP
10 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
12 3 (5.08%) Refactoring
13 2 (3.39%) Web Development
14 1 (1.69%) Performance Testing
14 1 (1.69%) Android Development
14 1 (1.69%) iOS Development
14 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
14 1 (1.69%) OOP
14 1 (1.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) C#
2 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
3 25 (42.37%) Ruby
4 7 (11.86%) PHP
5 5 (8.47%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.08%) Java
8 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.69%) Apple
1 1 (1.69%) Google
1 1 (1.69%) Zend
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