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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 58 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.91% 7.63% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.41% 10.02% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 58 28
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 £35,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £46,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
557 619 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 75.99% 76.14% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 445 513 460
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 42 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Durham +10 16 £40,000 +6.66% 4
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

1 107 (84.25%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (78.74%) C#
2 100 (78.74%) .NET
3 94 (74.02%) SQL Server
4 81 (63.78%) MVC
5 69 (54.33%) ASP.NET
6 61 (48.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (47.24%) WCF
8 59 (46.46%) Node.js
9 58 (45.67%) Web Application Development
9 58 (45.67%) Git (software)
10 57 (44.88%) Ruby
11 55 (43.31%) RESTful
12 53 (41.73%) BDD
13 50 (39.37%) NoSQL
13 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (36.22%) Entity Framework
14 46 (36.22%) .NET Framework
15 34 (26.77%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (21.26%) Ninject
16 27 (21.26%) Dependency Injection
16 27 (21.26%) WPF
16 27 (21.26%) WinForms
17 25 (19.69%) Scrum
17 25 (19.69%) HTML
17 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
17 25 (19.69%) NUnit
18 23 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (18.11%) Windows
19 22 (17.32%) Kanban

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 59 (46.46%) Node.js
2 6 (4.72%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.57%) Confluence
3 2 (1.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (74.02%) SQL Server
2 50 (39.37%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (45.67%) Git (software)
2 25 (19.69%) NUnit
3 21 (16.54%) MSTest
3 21 (16.54%) Moq
4 20 (15.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (4.72%) Maven
6 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.15%) Selenium
6 4 (3.15%) Subversion
7 3 (2.36%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.36%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.57%) Gradle
8 2 (1.57%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.57%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.57%) JUnit
8 2 (1.57%) JIRA
9 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Games
3 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.57%) Local Government
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (92.13%) Developer
2 90 (70.87%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Senior Developer
4 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
5 6 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (4.72%) C# Developer
6 5 (3.94%) Analyst
7 4 (3.15%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (3.15%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (3.15%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.15%) Tester
8 3 (2.36%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (2.36%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (2.36%) Architect
9 2 (1.57%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.57%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (1.57%) AWS Developer
9 2 (1.57%) Java Developer
9 2 (1.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (78.74%) .NET
2 69 (54.33%) ASP.NET
3 61 (48.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (47.24%) WCF
5 55 (43.31%) RESTful
6 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 46 (36.22%) Entity Framework
7 46 (36.22%) .NET Framework
8 27 (21.26%) Ninject
8 27 (21.26%) WPF
8 27 (21.26%) WinForms
9 25 (19.69%) HTML
10 20 (15.75%) Castle Windsor
10 20 (15.75%) Unity DI Container
10 20 (15.75%) Spring.NET
11 17 (13.39%) CSS
12 12 (9.45%) Web Services
12 12 (9.45%) XML
13 11 (8.66%) LINQ
13 11 (8.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.77%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (15.75%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (13.39%) Social Network
4 11 (8.66%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.51%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.51%) iPhone
6 6 (4.72%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.94%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.36%) CUDA
9 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.57%) W3C
10 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.79%) Physics
10 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.11%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Linux
3 7 (5.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (84.25%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (63.78%) MVC
3 58 (45.67%) Web Application Development
4 53 (41.73%) BDD
5 27 (21.26%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (19.69%) Scrum
7 23 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (17.32%) Kanban
9 18 (14.17%) OO
9 18 (14.17%) MVVM
10 13 (10.24%) Web Development
11 9 (7.09%) Mobile Development
12 8 (6.30%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.51%) Domain-Driven Design
14 5 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (3.15%) Test Automation
15 4 (3.15%) Image Processing
15 4 (3.15%) Open Source
15 4 (3.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 100 (78.74%) C#
2 57 (44.88%) Ruby
3 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.54%) VB.NET
5 17 (13.39%) Java
6 15 (11.81%) SQL
7 11 (8.66%) VB
8 5 (3.94%) C++
8 5 (3.94%) Python
9 3 (2.36%) Delphi
10 2 (1.57%) Scala
10 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.57%) Groovy
11 1 (0.79%) Fortran
11 1 (0.79%) Pascal
11 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.15%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Facebook
1 17 (13.39%) Twitter
2 10 (7.87%) Google
3 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.79%) RedDot
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