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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 18 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.62% 6.74% 9.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 8.44% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 43
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
325 225 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.33% 79.79% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 281 204 320
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 60 (89.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (55.22%) Scrum
3 35 (52.24%) Ruby
4 31 (46.27%) C#
5 27 (40.30%) MVC
6 26 (38.81%) JSON
6 26 (38.81%) RESTful
6 26 (38.81%) NoSQL
7 25 (37.31%) MongoDB
7 25 (37.31%) Jenkins
7 25 (37.31%) Scala
7 25 (37.31%) Open Source
7 25 (37.31%) Java
7 25 (37.31%) .NET
7 25 (37.31%) Linux
8 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (32.84%) HTML
10 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
11 20 (29.85%) Windows
12 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
12 19 (28.36%) Automated Testing
13 18 (26.87%) Kanban
14 17 (25.37%) Web Development
15 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (22.39%) Python
17 14 (20.90%) HTML5
17 14 (20.90%) Play Framework
18 13 (19.40%) Web Application Development
18 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
19 12 (17.91%) Dependency Injection

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (16.42%) Confluence
2 6 (8.96%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) NoSQL
2 25 (37.31%) MongoDB
3 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
4 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.91%) JIRA
3 11 (16.42%) Selenium
4 10 (14.93%) NUnit
5 9 (13.43%) MSTest
5 9 (13.43%) Moq
6 7 (10.45%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.91%) Games
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (77.61%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Software Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Architect
4 11 (16.42%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (13.43%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Principal Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Tester
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.81%) JSON
1 26 (38.81%) RESTful
2 25 (37.31%) .NET
3 22 (32.84%) HTML
4 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
5 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (20.90%) HTML5
6 14 (20.90%) Play Framework
7 12 (17.91%) Django
7 12 (17.91%) Ninject
8 11 (16.42%) Spring
8 11 (16.42%) WCF
8 11 (16.42%) WPF
9 10 (14.93%) CSS
10 8 (11.94%) OpenGL
11 7 (10.45%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (10.45%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (10.45%) Spring.NET
11 7 (10.45%) WinForms
12 6 (8.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Open Source
2 8 (11.94%) CUDA
2 8 (11.94%) Visualisation
2 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.45%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (7.46%) Social Network
5 5 (7.46%) iPhone
6 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Linux
2 20 (29.85%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (89.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (55.22%) Scrum
3 27 (40.30%) MVC
4 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (28.36%) Automated Testing
6 18 (26.87%) Kanban
7 17 (25.37%) Web Development
8 13 (19.40%) Web Application Development
9 12 (17.91%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (16.42%) Mentoring
11 10 (14.93%) Image Processing
12 8 (11.94%) OO
12 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
12 8 (11.94%) 3D Visualisation
13 7 (10.45%) MVVM
14 5 (7.46%) BDD
14 5 (7.46%) Domain-Driven Design
15 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
15 4 (5.97%) Pair Programming
15 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) Ruby
2 31 (46.27%) C#
3 25 (37.31%) Scala
3 25 (37.31%) Java
4 15 (22.39%) Python
5 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
7 9 (13.43%) C++
8 7 (10.45%) VB
9 6 (8.96%) SQL
10 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.48%) PHP
11 3 (4.48%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Puppet
1 11 (16.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Google
2 5 (7.46%) Facebook
2 5 (7.46%) Twitter
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 22 days ago