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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 27 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.35% 8.49% 8.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.01% 10.87% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £31,818 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £46,983 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
385 368 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 76.24% 78.13% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 312 330 359
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,636 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) C#
3 30 (69.77%) .NET
4 27 (62.79%) MVC
5 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
6 21 (48.84%) Ruby
7 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
8 19 (44.19%) BDD
9 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (39.53%) Entity Framework
10 17 (39.53%) RESTful
10 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
10 17 (39.53%) WCF
11 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
11 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
13 14 (32.56%) Web Application Development
14 13 (30.23%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (30.23%) Node.js
15 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
16 10 (23.26%) HTML
17 9 (20.93%) Windows
17 9 (20.93%) Linux
17 9 (20.93%) Web Development
18 8 (18.60%) OO
18 8 (18.60%) SQL
19 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
19 7 (16.28%) Scrum
20 6 (13.95%) Python
20 6 (13.95%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 13 (30.23%) Node.js
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) NUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.65%) MSTest
5 2 (4.65%) Moq
5 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.33%) WATIR
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
6 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.33%) Sahi
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Local Government
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 21 (48.84%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Tester
7 3 (6.98%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Principal Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
3 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (39.53%) Entity Framework
4 17 (39.53%) RESTful
4 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
4 17 (39.53%) WCF
5 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (23.26%) HTML
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 5 (11.63%) jQuery
8 5 (11.63%) JSON
9 4 (9.30%) Web Services
9 4 (9.30%) XML
9 4 (9.30%) OpenGL
10 3 (6.98%) LINQ
10 3 (6.98%) Django
10 3 (6.98%) CSS3
10 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.30%) CUDA
3 3 (6.98%) Open Source
4 2 (4.65%) W3C
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) MVC
3 19 (44.19%) BDD
4 14 (32.56%) Web Application Development
5 9 (20.93%) Web Development
6 8 (18.60%) OO
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Image Processing
9 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
10 4 (9.30%) 3D Visualisation
10 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
10 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.30%) Pair Programming
11 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) Ruby
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Python
6 5 (11.63%) C++
6 5 (11.63%) Java
7 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.65%) Delphi
8 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.65%) VB
8 2 (4.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.33%) RedDot
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