The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 51 63 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.21% 8.71% 7.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 10.66% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 56
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,521 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
TDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 591 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.14% 81.74% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 532 477 507
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

TDD
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the North East region.

TDD Salary Trend in the North East

TDD
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in the North East

TDD
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 49 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Northumberland - 1 £32,500 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for TDD.

1 72 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (83.54%) C#
2 66 (83.54%) .NET
3 64 (81.01%) SQL Server
3 64 (81.01%) MVC
4 61 (77.22%) ASP.NET
5 60 (75.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (63.29%) .NET Framework
7 46 (58.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (55.70%) RESTful
8 44 (55.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 43 (54.43%) SQL Server 2014
9 43 (54.43%) BDD
10 41 (51.90%) Entity Framework
11 40 (50.63%) Web Application Development
12 39 (49.37%) Code First Entity Framework
13 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
14 35 (44.30%) Git (software)
15 34 (43.04%) Node.js
15 34 (43.04%) WCF
16 33 (41.77%) Ruby
17 32 (40.51%) NoSQL
18 30 (37.97%) KnockoutJS
19 29 (36.71%) Scrum
20 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
21 22 (27.85%) HTML
21 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
22 21 (26.58%) HTML5
22 21 (26.58%) CSS
23 20 (25.32%) CSS3

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (43.04%) Node.js
2 8 (10.13%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.13%) IIS
3 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.86%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.27%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (81.01%) SQL Server
2 43 (54.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 32 (40.51%) NoSQL
4 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.33%) MySQL
7 3 (3.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.13%) CruiseControl
2 8 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) Subversion
4 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.27%) Moq
4 1 (1.27%) MSI
4 1 (1.27%) MSTest
4 1 (1.27%) NUnit
4 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 12 (15.19%) Advertising
1 12 (15.19%) Marketing
2 11 (13.92%) Games
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (87.34%) Developer
2 61 (77.22%) .NET Developer
3 29 (36.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (36.71%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (18.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (16.46%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Core Java Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (83.54%) .NET
2 61 (77.22%) ASP.NET
3 60 (75.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (63.29%) .NET Framework
5 46 (58.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 44 (55.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 44 (55.70%) RESTful
7 41 (51.90%) Entity Framework
8 39 (49.37%) Code First Entity Framework
9 34 (43.04%) WCF
10 30 (37.97%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
11 22 (27.85%) HTML
12 21 (26.58%) CSS
12 21 (26.58%) HTML5
13 20 (25.32%) CSS3
14 18 (22.78%) jQuery
15 15 (18.99%) XML
16 14 (17.72%) LINQ
16 14 (17.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.53%) Clustering
2 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.53%) Telematics
3 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (81.01%) MVC
3 43 (54.43%) BDD
4 40 (50.63%) Web Application Development
5 29 (36.71%) Scrum
6 19 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (15.19%) CRM
8 11 (13.92%) OO
9 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.39%) Automated Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Project Management
11 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.13%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (10.13%) ITIL
11 8 (10.13%) Kanban
12 7 (8.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (8.86%) Workflow
13 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
14 4 (5.06%) SOA
14 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (83.54%) C#
2 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
3 33 (41.77%) Ruby
4 15 (18.99%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.86%) Java
7 4 (5.06%) C++
7 4 (5.06%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Go
9 1 (1.27%) Jython
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.27%) Scala
9 1 (1.27%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) CITP
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) LXC
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Facebook
3 7 (8.86%) Sitecore
3 7 (8.86%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.80%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) webMethods
5 2 (2.53%) WSO2
6 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.27%) Zend
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