The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 34 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 42 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.80% 4.19% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.22% 4.88% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
TDD
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
582 778 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 80.39% 85.78% 76.51%
Number of salaries quoted 469 636 471
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

TDD
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Leicestershire region.

TDD Salary Trend in Leicestershire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

TDD
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +15 20 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -4 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Lutterworth - 7 £45,000 - 1
Loughborough - 5 £55,000 -
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 68 (74.73%) C#
2 67 (73.63%) .NET
3 65 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (68.13%) MVC
7 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
8 43 (47.25%) BDD
9 42 (46.15%) Web Application Development
10 38 (41.76%) JavaScript
11 37 (40.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 35 (38.46%) RESTful
13 29 (31.87%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (29.67%) jQuery
14 27 (29.67%) Internet
15 26 (28.57%) CSS
15 26 (28.57%) WCF
16 25 (27.47%) Scrum
17 24 (26.37%) Git (software)
18 22 (24.18%) Ruby
19 21 (23.08%) OO
20 20 (21.98%) NoSQL
20 20 (21.98%) Node.js
21 18 (19.78%) MySQL
22 17 (18.68%) Dependency Injection
23 14 (15.38%) HTML
24 13 (14.29%) PHP
24 13 (14.29%) Mobile App
25 11 (12.09%) Mobile Application Development
25 11 (12.09%) OO PHP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 20 (21.98%) Node.js
2 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.49%) Sage 200
1 5 (5.49%) Sage CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.98%) NoSQL
3 18 (19.78%) MySQL
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (26.37%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (7.69%) NUnit
3 5 (5.49%) Moq
3 5 (5.49%) MSTest
4 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.30%) JIRA
6 2 (2.20%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.20%) Selenium
6 2 (2.20%) Subversion
6 2 (2.20%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.20%) Redmine
6 2 (2.20%) Xcode
7 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.10%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (8.79%) Music Industry
2 7 (7.69%) Games
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
5 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 79 (86.81%) Developer
2 53 (58.24%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
4 13 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 11 (12.09%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) CRM Architect
10 3 (3.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.20%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 2 (2.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (73.63%) .NET
2 65 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 63 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (40.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 35 (38.46%) RESTful
6 27 (29.67%) jQuery
7 26 (28.57%) CSS
7 26 (28.57%) WCF
8 14 (15.38%) HTML
9 9 (9.89%) SOAP
9 9 (9.89%) HTML5
10 8 (8.79%) JSON
10 8 (8.79%) REST
11 7 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (7.69%) WPF
12 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.59%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (6.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (5.49%) Spring.NET
13 5 (5.49%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.69%) Tandem
2 7 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) iPhone
4 2 (2.20%) iPad
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Android
2 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (68.13%) MVC
3 43 (47.25%) BDD
4 42 (46.15%) Web Application Development
5 29 (31.87%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (27.47%) Scrum
7 21 (23.08%) OO
8 17 (18.68%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
9 11 (12.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (12.09%) OO PHP
10 7 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (7.69%) CQRS
11 6 (6.59%) Kanban
11 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.49%) Refactoring
12 5 (5.49%) CRM
12 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.40%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 68 (74.73%) C#
2 38 (41.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (24.18%) Ruby
4 13 (14.29%) PHP
5 7 (7.69%) SQL
6 4 (4.40%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) VB
7 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Sage
3 3 (3.30%) Google
3 3 (3.30%) Twitter
4 2 (2.20%) Pegasus
4 2 (2.20%) Apple
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