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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 50 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.52% 4.61% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.86% 5.67% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
636 652 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 82.92% 81.30% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 534 585 421
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 +20 23 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Market Harborough -5 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Loughborough +3 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 77 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (65.71%) C#
2 69 (65.71%) .NET
3 68 (64.76%) MVC
4 60 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 60 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 55 (52.38%) SQL Server
6 47 (44.76%) jQuery
6 47 (44.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (43.81%) CSS
8 39 (37.14%) RESTful
9 37 (35.24%) Web Application Development
10 36 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (31.43%) BDD
11 33 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 29 (27.62%) .NET Framework
13 29 (27.62%) HTML
14 24 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (21.90%) WCF
15 23 (21.90%) MySQL
15 23 (21.90%) Scrum
16 22 (20.95%) Ruby
16 22 (20.95%) Node.js
16 22 (20.95%) Dependency Injection
17 21 (20.00%) Internet
17 21 (20.00%) PHP
17 21 (20.00%) SQL
18 20 (19.05%) NoSQL
19 19 (18.10%) Marketing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (20.95%) Node.js
2 6 (5.71%) Apache
3 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) Jetty
3 4 (3.81%) WordPress
3 4 (3.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.00%) Internet
2 8 (7.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.90%) MySQL
3 20 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.52%) PHPUnit
2 10 (9.52%) JIRA
2 10 (9.52%) Redmine
3 9 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (8.57%) NUnit
4 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.76%) MSTest
5 5 (4.76%) Moq
6 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 19 (18.10%) Marketing
2 10 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (1.90%) Games
3 2 (1.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 104 (99.05%) Developer
2 58 (55.24%) .NET Developer
3 37 (35.24%) Senior Developer
4 18 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (15.24%) PHP Developer
6 11 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (9.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 10 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Senior PHP Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Junior Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Junior
11 5 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Senior Web Developer
13 2 (1.90%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (65.71%) .NET
2 60 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 47 (44.76%) jQuery
3 47 (44.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (43.81%) CSS
5 39 (37.14%) RESTful
6 33 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (27.62%) HTML
7 29 (27.62%) .NET Framework
8 24 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (21.90%) WCF
10 19 (18.10%) SOAP
11 18 (17.14%) REST
12 16 (15.24%) JSON
13 15 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
14 13 (12.38%) HTML5
14 13 (12.38%) WPF
15 12 (11.43%) CSS3
15 12 (11.43%) Ajax
15 12 (11.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.71%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.81%) Social Media
4 4 (3.81%) Tandem
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) iPhone
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (1.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (64.76%) MVC
3 37 (35.24%) Web Application Development
4 36 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (31.43%) BDD
6 23 (21.90%) Scrum
7 22 (20.95%) Dependency Injection
8 18 (17.14%) Unit Testing
9 14 (13.33%) OOD
10 10 (9.52%) OOP
10 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.57%) Web Development
12 8 (7.62%) OO
13 6 (5.71%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.71%) OO PHP
14 5 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (4.76%) Kanban
15 4 (3.81%) Content Management
15 4 (3.81%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.71%) C#
2 60 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.95%) Ruby
4 21 (20.00%) PHP
4 21 (20.00%) SQL
5 16 (15.24%) VB.NET
6 15 (14.29%) Java
7 12 (11.43%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.90%) VB
8 2 (1.90%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Facebook
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.81%) Google
4 2 (1.90%) Zend
4 2 (1.90%) Appcelerator
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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