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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 29 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.03% 7.49% 8.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.86% 9.72% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 37
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 £32,500 £31,182 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,387 £46,983 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
369 288 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 76.72% 77.01% 79.77%
Number of salaries quoted 315 259 367
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,636 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (55.36%) C#
3 30 (53.57%) .NET
4 29 (51.79%) MVC
4 29 (51.79%) Ruby
5 25 (44.64%) RESTful
6 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 24 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 20 (35.71%) Scrum
9 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (30.36%) HTML
11 16 (28.57%) Java
11 16 (28.57%) WCF
11 16 (28.57%) BDD
12 15 (26.79%) JSON
12 15 (26.79%) Linux
13 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 14 (25.00%) Open Source
13 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (23.21%) Entity Framework
14 13 (23.21%) Web Application Development
14 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
14 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
14 13 (23.21%) Scala
15 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
15 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (21.43%) Web Development
15 12 (21.43%) Automated Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (17.86%) Node.js
2 6 (10.71%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 24 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
2 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.29%) Selenium
4 7 (12.50%) JIRA
4 7 (12.50%) NUnit
5 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
6 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (7.14%) MSTest
6 4 (7.14%) Moq
6 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.79%) WATIR
8 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.79%) Subversion
8 1 (1.79%) Sahi
8 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Front Office
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Tester
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 25 (44.64%) RESTful
3 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (30.36%) HTML
6 16 (28.57%) WCF
7 15 (26.79%) JSON
8 13 (23.21%) Entity Framework
8 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
8 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (17.86%) HTML5
10 9 (16.07%) CSS
11 7 (12.50%) Django
11 7 (12.50%) Play Framework
12 6 (10.71%) Spring
13 5 (8.93%) WPF
13 5 (8.93%) Web Services
14 4 (7.14%) XML
14 4 (7.14%) OpenGL
14 4 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Open Source
2 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.14%) CUDA
3 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.57%) Social Network
5 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) MVC
3 20 (35.71%) Scrum
4 16 (28.57%) BDD
5 13 (23.21%) Web Application Development
6 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (21.43%) Web Development
6 12 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 9 (16.07%) OO
8 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Kanban
8 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (10.71%) Image Processing
10 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.14%) 3D Visualisation
11 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.14%) Pair Programming
12 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) C#
2 29 (51.79%) Ruby
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.21%) Scala
6 10 (17.86%) Python
7 9 (16.07%) SQL
8 7 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.93%) C++
10 4 (7.14%) VB
11 2 (3.57%) Delphi
11 2 (3.57%) PHP
11 2 (3.57%) PHP5
12 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Puppet
1 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Google
2 2 (3.57%) Zend
2 2 (3.57%) Facebook
2 2 (3.57%) Twitter
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.79%) RedDot
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago