The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 33 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.96% 4.54% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 5.75% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 348 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.10% 78.91% 73.30%
Number of salaries quoted 261 283 271
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

TDD Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 56 (66.67%) C#
2 50 (59.52%) Games
3 49 (58.33%) .NET
4 48 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 48 (57.14%) MVC
5 43 (51.19%) WCF
6 41 (48.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (45.24%) Dependency Injection
7 38 (45.24%) Ninject
7 38 (45.24%) Web Application Development
8 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
9 31 (36.90%) Google
10 30 (35.71%) Scrum
11 29 (34.52%) Android
11 29 (34.52%) Mobile App
12 28 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
12 28 (33.33%) Node.js
12 28 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 28 (33.33%) iPhone
13 27 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (25.00%) C++
16 19 (22.62%) Computer Science
17 16 (19.05%) HTML
18 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
18 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (16.67%) Degree
19 14 (16.67%) Windows
19 14 (16.67%) OO

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 28 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.76%) MySQL
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MSTest
2 10 (11.90%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (11.90%) Moq
2 10 (11.90%) NUnit
3 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.57%) RSpec
5 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.57%) JUnit
5 3 (3.57%) Subversion
5 3 (3.57%) Maven
5 3 (3.57%) Selenium
5 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (59.52%) Games
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (80.95%) Developer
2 42 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Software Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Junior
4 11 (13.10%) Graduate
4 11 (13.10%) Junior Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Junior .NET Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 9 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (10.71%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Programmer
8 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (58.33%) .NET
2 48 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 43 (51.19%) WCF
4 41 (48.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (45.24%) Ninject
6 28 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (19.05%) HTML
9 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
10 11 (13.10%) CSS
10 11 (13.10%) WPF
11 10 (11.90%) Spring.NET
11 10 (11.90%) OpenGL
11 10 (11.90%) WinForms
11 10 (11.90%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (11.90%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (10.71%) Web Services
13 7 (8.33%) jQuery
14 6 (7.14%) HTML5
14 6 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Mobile App
2 28 (33.33%) iPhone
3 19 (22.62%) Computer Science
4 12 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 10 (11.90%) Visualisation
5 10 (11.90%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (10.71%) Physics
6 9 (10.71%) GIS
7 6 (7.14%) Open Source
8 4 (4.76%) CUDA
9 1 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.19%) GPGPU
9 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) Android
2 14 (16.67%) Windows
3 9 (10.71%) Linux
4 3 (3.57%) UNIX
5 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) MVC
2 38 (45.24%) Dependency Injection
2 38 (45.24%) Web Application Development
3 30 (35.71%) Scrum
4 28 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (16.67%) OO
8 13 (15.48%) Kanban
9 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.90%) Image Processing
10 10 (11.90%) Multithreading
10 10 (11.90%) MVVM
10 10 (11.90%) 3D Visualisation
11 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.95%) User Stories
12 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.95%) Web Development
13 4 (4.76%) Automated Testing
14 3 (3.57%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) C#
2 21 (25.00%) C++
3 11 (13.10%) Ruby
4 10 (11.90%) Java
5 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.33%) Python
7 6 (7.14%) VB
7 6 (7.14%) Scala
8 4 (4.76%) C
9 3 (3.57%) PHP
9 3 (3.57%) SQL
10 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.19%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Puppet
1 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) Google
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) hybris
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
RMI International
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago