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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 69 80 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.72% 10.28% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.21% 12.14% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 40
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
676 659 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.46% 84.70% 75.46%
Number of salaries quoted 589 548 449
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +5 68 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Durham -5 1 £28,000 -30.00% 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 98 (89.09%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 79 (71.82%) .NET
3 79 (71.82%) C#
3 79 (71.82%) MVC
4 75 (68.18%) ASP.NET
5 73 (66.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (58.18%) RESTful
7 60 (54.55%) JavaScript
8 58 (52.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 57 (51.82%) BDD
9 57 (51.82%) .NET Framework
9 57 (51.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 57 (51.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 55 (50.00%) Web Application Development
11 49 (44.55%) Node.js
12 48 (43.64%) Scrum
13 46 (41.82%) Ruby
13 46 (41.82%) Entity Framework
14 45 (40.91%) NoSQL
15 43 (39.09%) Git (software)
16 42 (38.18%) WCF
16 42 (38.18%) Code First Entity Framework
17 36 (32.73%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (30.91%) CSS
19 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (29.09%) AngularJS
21 30 (27.27%) HTML
22 29 (26.36%) Games
23 27 (24.55%) Marketing

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 10 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.91%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.91%) Office 365
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 57 (51.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 45 (40.91%) NoSQL
4 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (10.00%) MySQL
6 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.45%) SQLite
8 5 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.55%) Hazelcast
8 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (39.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.09%) CruiseControl
3 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.45%) Grunt
5 5 (4.55%) Ant
5 5 (4.55%) Gradle
5 5 (4.55%) Maven
6 2 (1.82%) gulp
7 1 (0.91%) Bower
7 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.91%) MSI
7 1 (0.91%) Selenium
7 1 (0.91%) Subversion
7 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (26.36%) Games
2 27 (24.55%) Marketing
3 16 (14.55%) Advertising
4 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (90.00%) Developer
2 73 (66.36%) .NET Developer
3 23 (20.91%) .NET Software Developer
3 23 (20.91%) C# Developer
4 22 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Architect
7 7 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (5.45%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (71.82%) .NET
2 75 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 73 (66.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 64 (58.18%) RESTful
5 58 (52.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (51.82%) .NET Framework
6 57 (51.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 49 (44.55%) Node.js
8 46 (41.82%) Entity Framework
9 42 (38.18%) Code First Entity Framework
9 42 (38.18%) WCF
10 36 (32.73%) KnockoutJS
11 34 (30.91%) CSS
12 32 (29.09%) AngularJS
13 30 (27.27%) HTML
14 27 (24.55%) HTML5
15 26 (23.64%) CSS3
16 22 (20.00%) Web Services
17 21 (19.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (19.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Online Games
2 9 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.55%) Mobile Games
3 5 (4.55%) Telematics
4 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Clustering
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Windows
1 11 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.91%) Unix
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (89.09%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (71.82%) MVC
3 57 (51.82%) BDD
4 55 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 48 (43.64%) Scrum
6 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (19.09%) OO
8 14 (12.73%) CRM
8 14 (12.73%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (10.91%) Automated Testing
10 12 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.91%) Kanban
11 11 (10.00%) Project Management
12 10 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.09%) Front End Development
12 10 (9.09%) ITIL
13 9 (8.18%) OOP
14 8 (7.27%) SOA
15 7 (6.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (71.82%) C#
2 60 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 46 (41.82%) Ruby
4 23 (20.91%) Java
5 22 (20.00%) SQL
6 11 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.27%) Python
8 5 (4.55%) PHP
9 3 (2.73%) C++
10 2 (1.82%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.91%) C
11 1 (0.91%) Go
11 1 (0.91%) Jython
11 1 (0.91%) Perl
11 1 (0.91%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) CITP
2 2 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) LXC
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Ansible
1 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.82%) Facebook
3 10 (9.09%) Sun
4 5 (4.55%) Apigee
5 3 (2.73%) Google
6 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.82%) webMethods
6 2 (1.82%) WSO2
6 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.91%) Rackspace
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