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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 41 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.48% 4.26% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.34% 5.28% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 12
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 £31,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,950
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
439 360 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 80.11% 80.72% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 301 310 266
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 79 (89.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (67.05%) C#
3 51 (57.95%) .NET
3 51 (57.95%) MVC
4 50 (56.82%) ASP.NET
5 49 (55.68%) Games
6 42 (47.73%) WCF
6 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (44.32%) Dependency Injection
7 39 (44.32%) Ninject
7 39 (44.32%) Web Application Development
8 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
9 33 (37.50%) Scrum
10 29 (32.95%) Google
11 28 (31.82%) Android
11 28 (31.82%) Mobile App
12 27 (30.68%) Node.js
12 27 (30.68%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (30.68%) Domain-Driven Design
12 27 (30.68%) iPhone
13 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 25 (28.41%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (23.86%) C++
15 20 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
16 19 (21.59%) HTML
17 18 (20.45%) Windows
18 16 (18.18%) Kanban
18 16 (18.18%) Ruby
19 15 (17.05%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 27 (30.68%) Node.js
2 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.41%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MSTest
2 12 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (13.64%) Moq
2 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.64%) NUnit
3 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.55%) Selenium
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) RSpec
5 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (55.68%) Games
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (84.09%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 23 (26.14%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Junior
4 11 (12.50%) Graduate
5 9 (10.23%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (10.23%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Principal Software Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Java Programmer
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Programmer
9 3 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.95%) .NET
2 50 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 42 (47.73%) WCF
3 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (44.32%) Ninject
5 27 (30.68%) KnockoutJS
6 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 19 (21.59%) HTML
8 15 (17.05%) .NET Framework
8 15 (17.05%) WPF
9 12 (13.64%) Spring.NET
9 12 (13.64%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (13.64%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (13.64%) CSS
9 12 (13.64%) WinForms
10 11 (12.50%) OpenGL
11 10 (11.36%) Web Services
11 10 (11.36%) JSON
12 9 (10.23%) HTML5
13 7 (7.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 27 (30.68%) iPhone
3 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
4 12 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 11 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 9 (10.23%) Physics
6 9 (10.23%) GIS
6 9 (10.23%) Open Source
7 6 (6.82%) CUDA
8 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.27%) User Experience
8 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.27%) Social Network
9 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Android
2 18 (20.45%) Windows
3 12 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (89.77%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (57.95%) MVC
3 39 (44.32%) Dependency Injection
3 39 (44.32%) Web Application Development
4 33 (37.50%) Scrum
5 27 (30.68%) Domain-Driven Design
6 20 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (18.18%) Kanban
8 14 (15.91%) OO
9 12 (13.64%) MVVM
10 11 (12.50%) 3D Visualisation
10 11 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 11 (12.50%) Image Processing
11 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.95%) Web Development
12 7 (7.95%) Test Scripting
13 6 (6.82%) Automated Testing
14 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
15 4 (4.55%) User Stories
15 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) C#
2 21 (23.86%) C++
3 16 (18.18%) Ruby
4 13 (14.77%) Java
5 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 9 (10.23%) Scala
7 7 (7.95%) Python
7 7 (7.95%) VB
8 5 (5.68%) SQL
9 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.41%) PHP
10 3 (3.41%) C
11 1 (1.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Google
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Facebook
3 2 (2.27%) Twitter
3 2 (2.27%) hybris
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) Apple
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £35,232 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago