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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 6.08% 6.48% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 9.09% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Lincolnshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 77 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 75.00% 71.30% 76.80%
Number of salaries quoted 86 71 101
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Scrum
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) MVVM
4 9 (56.25%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (43.75%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Sitefinity
6 5 (31.25%) Kentico
6 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
6 5 (31.25%) EPiServer
6 5 (31.25%) Immediacy CMS
6 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
6 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 5 (31.25%) Ektron
6 5 (31.25%) Alterian

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
1 5 (31.25%) DNN
1 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
1 5 (31.25%) Immediacy CMS
1 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (31.25%) Kentico
1 5 (31.25%) Sitefinity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (56.25%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) MVVM
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
5 5 (31.25%) Content Management
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Alterian
1 5 (31.25%) EPiServer
1 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
1 5 (31.25%) Ektron