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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 24 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.36% 9.14% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 11.76% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 23
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 £37,050 £30,545 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,500
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
330 408 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.66% 77.71% 78.53%
Number of salaries quoted 247 348 329
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (75.51%) C#
2 37 (75.51%) .NET
3 33 (67.35%) MVC
4 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
5 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
6 24 (48.98%) Ruby
6 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (48.98%) BDD
7 23 (46.94%) WCF
8 21 (42.86%) .NET Framework
8 21 (42.86%) RESTful
8 21 (42.86%) Entity Framework
8 21 (42.86%) Web Application Development
9 20 (40.82%) NoSQL
9 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
11 17 (34.69%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (34.69%) Node.js
12 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.37%) HTML
13 9 (18.37%) OO
14 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.33%) Linux
14 8 (16.33%) SQL
14 8 (16.33%) Scrum
14 8 (16.33%) NUnit
14 8 (16.33%) Web Development
15 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 7 (14.29%) VB.NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (34.69%) Node.js
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
2 20 (40.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) NUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) MSTest
3 4 (8.16%) Moq
3 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (6.12%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.04%) Sahi
6 1 (2.04%) WATIR
6 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.08%) Local Government
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
3 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (46.94%) WCF
5 21 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 21 (42.86%) RESTful
5 21 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (18.37%) HTML
8 6 (12.24%) HTML5
9 5 (10.20%) JSON
9 5 (10.20%) jQuery
9 5 (10.20%) CSS
10 4 (8.16%) Web Services
10 4 (8.16%) XML
11 3 (6.12%) Spring.NET
11 3 (6.12%) WPF
11 3 (6.12%) LINQ
11 3 (6.12%) Django
11 3 (6.12%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.16%) Open Source
3 3 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.12%) CUDA
3 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) W3C
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Physics
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) MVC
3 24 (48.98%) BDD
4 21 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 9 (18.37%) OO
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) Web Development
7 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.20%) Image Processing
9 5 (10.20%) Kanban
10 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
11 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) C#
2 24 (48.98%) Ruby
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.24%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) Java
7 5 (10.20%) C++
8 4 (8.16%) VB
9 3 (6.12%) Delphi
10 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.08%) Scala
11 1 (2.04%) Fortran
11 1 (2.04%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Google
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.04%) RedDot
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