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 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 35 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 26 10 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.75% 3.60% 9.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 4.93% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 48
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £38,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,165 £48,250 £45,000
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
362 203 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 80.09% 73.02% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 316 176 361
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 February 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.14%) Ruby
3 35 (50.00%) Scrum
4 33 (47.14%) C#
4 33 (47.14%) RESTful
5 32 (45.71%) NoSQL
6 29 (41.43%) .NET
6 29 (41.43%) MVC
7 27 (38.57%) Java
7 27 (38.57%) JSON
8 26 (37.14%) Open Source
8 26 (37.14%) MongoDB
9 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
9 25 (35.71%) Scala
10 23 (32.86%) HTML
10 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
10 23 (32.86%) Linux
11 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET
11 22 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (27.14%) Automated Testing
13 17 (24.29%) Web Development
13 17 (24.29%) Windows
14 16 (22.86%) Kanban
14 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (22.86%) HTML5
15 15 (21.43%) Python
15 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
16 14 (20.00%) Play Framework
17 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
17 12 (17.14%) Web Application Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (15.71%) Confluence
2 7 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) NoSQL
2 26 (37.14%) MongoDB
3 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.14%) JIRA
2 12 (17.14%) Selenium
3 9 (12.86%) NUnit
4 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.00%) MSTest
4 7 (10.00%) Moq
5 5 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.43%) Sahi
8 1 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.43%) Subversion
8 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.43%) WATIR
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.43%) Front Office
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (77.14%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Principal Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Tester
10 3 (4.29%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.86%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) RESTful
2 29 (41.43%) .NET
3 27 (38.57%) JSON
4 23 (32.86%) HTML
5 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET
6 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (22.86%) HTML5
7 14 (20.00%) Play Framework
8 12 (17.14%) CSS
8 12 (17.14%) Django
9 11 (15.71%) WCF
9 11 (15.71%) Spring
10 10 (14.29%) WPF
11 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.00%) XML
11 7 (10.00%) OpenGL
11 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (8.57%) Ninject
12 6 (8.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Open Source
2 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (10.00%) CUDA
4 5 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (7.14%) Social Network
5 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) W3C
6 1 (1.43%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Linux
2 17 (24.29%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.00%) Scrum
3 29 (41.43%) MVC
4 22 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (27.14%) Automated Testing
6 17 (24.29%) Web Development
7 16 (22.86%) Kanban
8 12 (17.14%) Web Application Development
8 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
9 11 (15.71%) BDD
10 9 (12.86%) Image Processing
11 8 (11.43%) OO
12 7 (10.00%) 3D Visualisation
12 7 (10.00%) Multithreading
13 6 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
14 5 (7.14%) MVVM
15 4 (5.71%) Test Automation
15 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
15 4 (5.71%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) Ruby
2 33 (47.14%) C#
3 27 (38.57%) Java
4 25 (35.71%) Scala
5 15 (21.43%) Python
5 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (17.14%) VB.NET
7 9 (12.86%) SQL
8 8 (11.43%) C++
9 7 (10.00%) VB
10 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.86%) PHP
11 2 (2.86%) PHP5
12 1 (1.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) VCP4
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Puppet
1 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.14%) Facebook
1 5 (7.14%) Twitter
2 3 (4.29%) Google
3 2 (2.86%) Zend
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Orchard Information Systems Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Orchard Information Systems Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 25 days ago