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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 34 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 45 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.53% 5.79% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 6.99% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 18
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
663 544 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.45% 82.93% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 486 470 446
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +13 41 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Durham -3 3 £37,500 +66.66%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 92 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (69.23%) C#
3 63 (60.58%) .NET
3 63 (60.58%) MVC
4 62 (59.62%) ASP.NET
5 52 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (47.12%) Web Application Development
6 49 (47.12%) Games
7 48 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
8 47 (45.19%) SQL Server
9 44 (42.31%) Scrum
10 43 (41.35%) WCF
11 40 (38.46%) Ninject
12 32 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 29 (27.88%) Node.js
13 29 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (27.88%) Google
14 28 (26.92%) Android
14 28 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
14 28 (26.92%) Mobile App
15 27 (25.96%) iPhone
15 27 (25.96%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (22.12%) C++
17 21 (20.19%) HTML
18 20 (19.23%) Windows
18 20 (19.23%) Kanban
19 19 (18.27%) Ruby
19 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
20 18 (17.31%) WPF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (27.88%) Node.js
2 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (45.19%) SQL Server
2 32 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.77%) MySQL
6 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.88%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.92%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) MSTest
2 13 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (12.50%) Moq
2 13 (12.50%) NUnit
3 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.77%) Subversion
4 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.81%) Selenium
6 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.88%) Maven
8 2 (1.92%) JIRA
8 2 (1.92%) RSpec
8 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.92%) JUnit
8 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 49 (47.12%) Games
2 9 (8.65%) Finance
3 6 (5.77%) Advertising
4 5 (4.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (85.58%) Developer
2 52 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Junior
4 11 (10.58%) Graduate
4 11 (10.58%) Junior Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Junior .NET Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 9 (8.65%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (8.65%) C++ Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Principal Software Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Architect
8 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (60.58%) .NET
2 62 (59.62%) ASP.NET
3 52 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (41.35%) WCF
5 40 (38.46%) Ninject
6 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 27 (25.96%) KnockoutJS
8 21 (20.19%) HTML
9 18 (17.31%) WPF
10 16 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 16 (15.38%) RESTful
11 15 (14.42%) Web Services
12 14 (13.46%) WinForms
12 14 (13.46%) CSS
13 13 (12.50%) JSON
13 13 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
13 13 (12.50%) Spring.NET
13 13 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (10.58%) OpenGL
14 11 (10.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 27 (25.96%) iPhone
3 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
4 13 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (11.54%) Mathematics
6 11 (10.58%) Visualisation
7 9 (8.65%) Open Source
7 9 (8.65%) Physics
7 9 (8.65%) GIS
8 6 (5.77%) CUDA
9 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.92%) Social Network
10 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.92%) User Experience
11 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Android
2 20 (19.23%) Windows
3 12 (11.54%) Linux
4 4 (3.85%) UNIX
5 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (60.58%) MVC
3 49 (47.12%) Web Application Development
4 48 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
5 44 (42.31%) Scrum
6 29 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
8 20 (19.23%) Kanban
9 18 (17.31%) OO
10 13 (12.50%) MVVM
10 13 (12.50%) BDD
11 11 (10.58%) Image Processing
11 11 (10.58%) Multithreading
11 11 (10.58%) 3D Visualisation
12 8 (7.69%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.73%) Web Development
13 7 (6.73%) Test Scripting
14 6 (5.77%) Automated Testing
15 5 (4.81%) OOP
15 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (69.23%) C#
2 23 (22.12%) C++
3 19 (18.27%) Ruby
4 15 (14.42%) Java
5 14 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 9 (8.65%) Scala
7 9 (8.65%) SQL
8 8 (7.69%) VB
8 8 (7.69%) Python
9 7 (6.73%) PHP
10 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.85%) PHP5
12 3 (2.88%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Puppet
1 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (27.88%) Google
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Facebook
3 2 (1.92%) Twitter
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) hybris
4 1 (0.96%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Home Working + Annual Bonus
Posted: 3 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
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £35,232 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Promotion and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 19 days ago