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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 46 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.80% 3.83% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% 4.77% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 32
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
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
685 566 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.38% 80.28% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 590 508 458
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +16 23 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Market Harborough -7 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 -
Loughborough +2 3 £35,000 +16.66%
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 80 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (65.74%) .NET
3 70 (64.81%) MVC
4 68 (62.96%) C#
5 61 (56.48%) ASP.NET
5 61 (56.48%) SQL Server
6 60 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 52 (48.15%) CSS
8 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (37.96%) jQuery
10 39 (36.11%) HTML
10 39 (36.11%) Web Application Development
11 35 (32.41%) BDD
12 34 (31.48%) RESTful
13 33 (30.56%) .NET Framework
14 32 (29.63%) SQL
15 31 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (24.07%) WCF
16 26 (24.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 26 (24.07%) VB.NET
17 25 (23.15%) Java
17 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (21.30%) Scrum
18 23 (21.30%) Dependency Injection
19 22 (20.37%) Git (software)
19 22 (20.37%) REST
19 22 (20.37%) SOAP
20 21 (19.44%) Internet
20 21 (19.44%) Node.js
21 19 (17.59%) MySQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (19.44%) Node.js
2 10 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.48%) Jetty
4 6 (5.56%) Apache
5 4 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Office
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.44%) Internet
2 14 (12.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (56.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.59%) MySQL
3 16 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 12 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.26%) NUnit
2 10 (9.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (7.41%) Moq
3 8 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.48%) JIRA
5 6 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 6 (5.56%) Redmine
6 5 (4.63%) MSTest
7 2 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (13.89%) Marketing
2 10 (9.26%) Advertising
3 8 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (99.07%) Developer
2 60 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 34 (31.48%) Senior Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Senior C# Developer
5 14 (12.96%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Junior
10 3 (2.78%) Junior PHP Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.74%) .NET
2 61 (56.48%) ASP.NET
3 52 (48.15%) CSS
4 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (37.96%) jQuery
6 39 (36.11%) HTML
7 34 (31.48%) RESTful
8 33 (30.56%) .NET Framework
9 26 (24.07%) WCF
9 26 (24.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (20.37%) REST
11 22 (20.37%) SOAP
12 18 (16.67%) WPF
13 17 (15.74%) HTML5
13 17 (15.74%) CSS3
14 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (13.89%) JSON
16 14 (12.96%) J2EE
17 12 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 8 (7.41%) User Experience
2 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.56%) iPhone
3 6 (5.56%) Social Media
4 5 (4.63%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.78%) Blog
6 3 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.85%) Tandem
8 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Linux
2 6 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (64.81%) MVC
3 39 (36.11%) Web Application Development
4 35 (32.41%) BDD
5 31 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (21.30%) Scrum
6 23 (21.30%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (15.74%) Mentoring
8 15 (13.89%) Unit Testing
9 13 (12.04%) OOD
10 9 (8.33%) Web Development
10 9 (8.33%) Kanban
11 8 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.48%) OOP
12 7 (6.48%) OO
12 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.56%) SEO
13 6 (5.56%) Content Management
14 3 (2.78%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.96%) C#
2 60 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.63%) SQL
4 26 (24.07%) VB.NET
5 25 (23.15%) Java
6 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
7 16 (14.81%) PHP
8 15 (13.89%) Ruby
9 9 (8.33%) VB
10 2 (1.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.93%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (9.26%) Facebook
2 8 (7.41%) JBoss
2 8 (7.41%) Google
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) Zend
5 2 (1.85%) Appcelerator
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago