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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 42 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.02% 4.18% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 5.07% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 18
Average salary £35,000 £39,361 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.07% -1.59%
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
529 690 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 75.79% 82.44% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 420 577 532
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 £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +38 30 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 - 1
Loughborough +3 3 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Hinckley -2 2 £35,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 1 £35,000 -
Market Harborough - 1 £35,000 - 1
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (73.12%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (69.89%) .NET
3 64 (68.82%) C#
4 63 (67.74%) MVC
5 62 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 59 (63.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (53.76%) JavaScript
8 46 (49.46%) SQL Server
9 40 (43.01%) RESTful
9 40 (43.01%) jQuery
9 40 (43.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (41.94%) Web Application Development
11 36 (38.71%) BDD
12 35 (37.63%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (36.56%) Git (software)
14 32 (34.41%) CSS
15 26 (27.96%) MySQL
16 24 (25.81%) WCF
16 24 (25.81%) Ruby
17 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
17 22 (23.66%) Node.js
17 22 (23.66%) Internet
17 22 (23.66%) Scrum
17 22 (23.66%) PHP
18 21 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
19 20 (21.51%) Unit Testing
20 16 (17.20%) Marketing
21 14 (15.05%) OO
22 13 (13.98%) HTML
22 13 (13.98%) JSON

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 22 (23.66%) Node.js
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (49.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (27.96%) MySQL
3 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (36.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) PHPUnit
2 10 (10.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (10.75%) NUnit
2 10 (10.75%) JIRA
2 10 (10.75%) Redmine
3 5 (5.38%) Moq
3 5 (5.38%) MSTest
4 4 (4.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
6 2 (2.15%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.15%) Xcode
7 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.08%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (17.20%) Marketing
2 6 (6.45%) Retail
3 4 (4.30%) Music Industry
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (95.70%) Developer
2 54 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 26 (27.96%) Senior Developer
4 21 (22.58%) PHP Developer
5 18 (19.35%) C# Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (13.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (11.83%) Senior PHP Developer
9 10 (10.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 10 (10.75%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Junior Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Junior PHP Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Junior
11 3 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Agile .NET Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (69.89%) .NET
2 62 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 59 (63.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (43.01%) jQuery
4 40 (43.01%) RESTful
4 40 (43.01%) ASP.NET Web API
5 32 (34.41%) CSS
6 24 (25.81%) WCF
7 13 (13.98%) HTML
7 13 (13.98%) JSON
7 13 (13.98%) REST
8 12 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 12 (12.90%) LAMP
8 12 (12.90%) SOAP
9 11 (11.83%) Ajax
9 11 (11.83%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (10.75%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (10.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.75%) Tandem
3 7 (7.53%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
2 4 (4.30%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Android
3 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.12%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (67.74%) MVC
3 39 (41.94%) Web Application Development
4 36 (38.71%) BDD
5 35 (37.63%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (23.66%) Scrum
7 21 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (21.51%) Unit Testing
9 14 (15.05%) OO
10 12 (12.90%) OOP
11 11 (11.83%) OO PHP
12 10 (10.75%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
12 10 (10.75%) OOD
13 5 (5.38%) Web Development
13 5 (5.38%) Refactoring
13 5 (5.38%) Kanban
14 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
15 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (3.23%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.82%) C#
2 50 (53.76%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.81%) Ruby
4 22 (23.66%) PHP
5 4 (4.30%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.15%) SQL
6 2 (2.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Facebook
3 2 (2.15%) Zend
3 2 (2.15%) Appcelerator
3 2 (2.15%) Apple
4 1 (1.08%) Sage
4 1 (1.08%) Pegasus
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