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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 49 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.10% 3.64% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 4.36% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 15
Average salary £35,000 £39,361 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.07% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,200
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
557 711 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 80.72% 83.45% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 443 564 491
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 £29,550 £29,750 £26,500
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 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 February 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 February 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 +32 27 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -4 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Loughborough - 5 £47,500 - 2
Lutterworth - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hinckley +1 2 £35,000 -
Market Harborough +2 1 £35,000 +11.11%
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 74 (71.84%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (70.87%) C#
3 71 (68.93%) .NET
4 68 (66.02%) ASP.NET
4 68 (66.02%) MVC
5 65 (63.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (53.40%) SQL Server
7 50 (48.54%) JavaScript
8 44 (42.72%) Web Application Development
9 42 (40.78%) BDD
10 41 (39.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (38.83%) RESTful
12 38 (36.89%) jQuery
12 38 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (33.98%) Git (software)
14 30 (29.13%) CSS
15 27 (26.21%) Scrum
15 27 (26.21%) WCF
16 26 (25.24%) Internet
16 26 (25.24%) MySQL
17 25 (24.27%) Ruby
18 23 (22.33%) NoSQL
18 23 (22.33%) Node.js
19 22 (21.36%) PHP
20 20 (19.42%) Unit Testing
21 19 (18.45%) Dependency Injection
22 17 (16.50%) OO
23 15 (14.56%) HTML
24 14 (13.59%) Mobile App
25 13 (12.62%) Microsoft

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (22.33%) Node.js
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.88%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (53.40%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.24%) MySQL
3 23 (22.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (33.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) JIRA
3 10 (9.71%) NUnit
3 10 (9.71%) PHPUnit
3 10 (9.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (9.71%) Redmine
4 5 (4.85%) Moq
4 5 (4.85%) MSTest
4 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.94%) Xcode
6 2 (1.94%) Subversion
6 2 (1.94%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.94%) Selenium
7 1 (0.97%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.97%) Ranorex
General
1 11 (10.68%) Marketing
2 8 (7.77%) Music Industry
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (91.26%) Developer
2 58 (56.31%) .NET Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Senior Developer
4 21 (20.39%) PHP Developer
5 15 (14.56%) C# Developer
6 11 (10.68%) Senior PHP Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (9.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (9.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (9.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 9 (8.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.74%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Junior
10 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (1.94%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (68.93%) .NET
2 68 (66.02%) ASP.NET
3 65 (63.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (39.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (38.83%) RESTful
6 38 (36.89%) jQuery
7 30 (29.13%) CSS
8 27 (26.21%) WCF
9 15 (14.56%) HTML
10 12 (11.65%) Ajax
10 12 (11.65%) AngularJS
11 11 (10.68%) SOAP
12 10 (9.71%) LAMP
12 10 (9.71%) Symfony
12 10 (9.71%) JSON
12 10 (9.71%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (9.71%) REST
13 9 (8.74%) HTML5
13 9 (8.74%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (7.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.71%) Tandem
3 7 (6.80%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) iPhone
5 2 (1.94%) iPad
5 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 4 (3.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (71.84%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (66.02%) MVC
3 44 (42.72%) Web Application Development
4 42 (40.78%) BDD
5 38 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (26.21%) Scrum
7 20 (19.42%) Unit Testing
8 19 (18.45%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (16.50%) OO
10 12 (11.65%) OOP
10 12 (11.65%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (10.68%) OO PHP
12 10 (9.71%) OOD
13 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
14 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.83%) Kanban
15 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (4.85%) Web Development
15 5 (4.85%) Refactoring
15 5 (4.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.87%) C#
2 50 (48.54%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.27%) Ruby
4 22 (21.36%) PHP
5 6 (5.83%) SQL
6 5 (4.85%) Java
7 4 (3.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) ISEB
3 2 (1.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.88%) Sage
3 2 (1.94%) Google
3 2 (1.94%) Appcelerator
3 2 (1.94%) Twitter
3 2 (1.94%) Pegasus
3 2 (1.94%) Apple
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lutterworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Loughborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago