The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 6.98% - 26.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% - 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Average salary £47,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
TDD
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 24 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 88.37% 88.89% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 12
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

TDD
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

TDD Salary Trend in Livingston

TDD
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Printing
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) 3D Printing
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Cognizant