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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 28 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.86% 7.41% 11.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 8.72% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 47
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £41,500 £42,900
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
396 298 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.85% 84.90% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 324 265 292
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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 29 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) Scrum
3 40 (56.34%) C#
4 35 (49.30%) MVC
5 34 (47.89%) Ruby
6 33 (46.48%) .NET
7 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET
8 29 (40.85%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (35.21%) Java
11 24 (33.80%) RESTful
11 24 (33.80%) Scala
11 24 (33.80%) JSON
11 24 (33.80%) MongoDB
11 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
11 24 (33.80%) Open Source
11 24 (33.80%) Jenkins
12 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
12 23 (32.39%) Windows
13 22 (30.99%) Linux
13 22 (30.99%) HTML
13 22 (30.99%) Kanban
13 22 (30.99%) Dependency Injection
13 22 (30.99%) Web Application Development
13 22 (30.99%) Ninject
14 20 (28.17%) WCF
15 17 (23.94%) Automated Testing
15 17 (23.94%) Games
16 16 (22.54%) WPF
17 15 (21.13%) HTML5

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 10 (14.08%) Confluence
1 10 (14.08%) Node.js
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) MongoDB
1 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
2 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.72%) Moq
2 14 (19.72%) NUnit
2 14 (19.72%) MSTest
3 12 (16.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (15.49%) JIRA
5 10 (14.08%) Selenium
6 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (23.94%) Games
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (80.28%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Architect
4 10 (14.08%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Lead Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Principal Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Junior
6 7 (9.86%) Graduate
6 7 (9.86%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Tester
9 2 (2.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET
3 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (33.80%) RESTful
4 24 (33.80%) JSON
5 22 (30.99%) HTML
5 22 (30.99%) Ninject
6 20 (28.17%) WCF
7 16 (22.54%) WPF
8 15 (21.13%) HTML5
9 14 (19.72%) Play Framework
10 12 (16.90%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (16.90%) Spring.NET
10 12 (16.90%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (16.90%) WinForms
10 12 (16.90%) CSS
11 10 (14.08%) Spring
11 10 (14.08%) Django
11 10 (14.08%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Open Source
2 13 (18.31%) Mobile App
3 12 (16.90%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (14.08%) iPhone
5 7 (9.86%) Visualisation
5 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.86%) CUDA
6 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (7.04%) Social Network
7 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 22 (30.99%) Linux
3 11 (15.49%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) Scrum
3 35 (49.30%) MVC
4 29 (40.85%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (30.99%) Kanban
5 22 (30.99%) Dependency Injection
5 22 (30.99%) Web Application Development
6 17 (23.94%) Automated Testing
7 13 (18.31%) Web Development
8 12 (16.90%) MVVM
9 10 (14.08%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
10 9 (12.68%) Image Processing
11 7 (9.86%) 3D Visualisation
11 7 (9.86%) Multithreading
12 6 (8.45%) OO
13 4 (5.63%) OOP
14 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
14 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
15 2 (2.82%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) C#
2 34 (47.89%) Ruby
3 25 (35.21%) Java
4 24 (33.80%) Scala
5 13 (18.31%) Python
6 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.49%) VB.NET
7 7 (9.86%) VB
7 7 (9.86%) C++
8 6 (8.45%) SQL
9 5 (7.04%) PHP
10 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Puppet
1 10 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Google
2 5 (7.04%) Facebook
2 5 (7.04%) Twitter
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Zend
5 1 (1.41%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago