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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 18 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing TDD 73 97 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.19% 12.50% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.83% 14.41% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 92 34
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,459 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
674 673 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.89% 86.73% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 591 566 470
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,225 £60,150 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 71 £40,000 - 14
Durham -8 1 £28,000 -30.00%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 115 (90.55%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (62.20%) C#
2 79 (62.20%) .NET
2 79 (62.20%) SQL Server
3 77 (60.63%) MVC
4 76 (59.84%) ASP.NET
5 72 (56.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 70 (55.12%) RESTful
7 69 (54.33%) JavaScript
8 62 (48.82%) BDD
8 62 (48.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 61 (48.03%) .NET Framework
10 59 (46.46%) Web Application Development
11 58 (45.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 58 (45.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 56 (44.09%) Node.js
13 54 (42.52%) Scrum
14 52 (40.94%) Ruby
14 52 (40.94%) Entity Framework
14 52 (40.94%) NoSQL
15 47 (37.01%) Git (software)
15 47 (37.01%) WCF
16 46 (36.22%) Code First Entity Framework
17 40 (31.50%) AngularJS
17 40 (31.50%) Games
18 39 (30.71%) Java
18 39 (30.71%) CSS
19 38 (29.92%) KnockoutJS
20 32 (25.20%) HTML
21 30 (23.62%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (6.30%) IIS
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (62.20%) SQL Server
2 58 (45.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 52 (40.94%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.45%) MySQL
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.30%) Hazelcast
6 8 (6.30%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.72%) SQLite
8 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (37.01%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.09%) Grunt
4 8 (6.30%) Ant
4 8 (6.30%) CruiseControl
4 8 (6.30%) Gradle
4 8 (6.30%) Maven
4 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.72%) Selenium
5 6 (4.72%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.57%) gulp
6 2 (1.57%) MSTest
6 2 (1.57%) NUnit
7 1 (0.79%) Bower
7 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.79%) JIRA
7 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.79%) MSI
7 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 40 (31.50%) Games
2 24 (18.90%) Marketing
3 19 (14.96%) Advertising
4 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.36%) Retail
6 2 (1.57%) Finance
6 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (85.83%) Developer
2 73 (57.48%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.11%) C# Developer
4 22 (17.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (14.17%) .NET Software Developer
5 18 (14.17%) Java Developer
6 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Architect
11 8 (6.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (6.30%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.72%) Analyst
12 6 (4.72%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (4.72%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 6 (4.72%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (4.72%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (62.20%) .NET
2 76 (59.84%) ASP.NET
3 72 (56.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (55.12%) RESTful
5 62 (48.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 61 (48.03%) .NET Framework
7 58 (45.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 56 (44.09%) Node.js
9 52 (40.94%) Entity Framework
10 47 (37.01%) WCF
11 46 (36.22%) Code First Entity Framework
12 40 (31.50%) AngularJS
13 39 (30.71%) CSS
14 38 (29.92%) KnockoutJS
15 32 (25.20%) HTML
16 27 (21.26%) HTML5
16 27 (21.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (20.47%) CSS3
18 23 (18.11%) jQuery
19 19 (14.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Online Games
2 13 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.30%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (6.30%) Mobile Games
4 5 (3.94%) Telematics
5 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.57%) Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.09%) Windows
1 9 (7.09%) Windows Server
1 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.15%) Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (90.55%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (60.63%) MVC
3 62 (48.82%) BDD
4 59 (46.46%) Web Application Development
5 54 (42.52%) Scrum
6 30 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (21.26%) OO
8 17 (13.39%) Front End Development
8 17 (13.39%) Software Engineering
9 16 (12.60%) Kanban
10 14 (11.02%) Test Automation
11 13 (10.24%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (10.24%) OOP
12 10 (7.87%) Automated Testing
12 10 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (7.09%) Coaching
13 9 (7.09%) DevOps
13 9 (7.09%) High Availability
13 9 (7.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (62.20%) C#
2 69 (54.33%) JavaScript
3 52 (40.94%) Ruby
4 39 (30.71%) Java
5 21 (16.54%) SQL
6 9 (7.09%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.51%) Python
8 5 (3.94%) PHP
9 3 (2.36%) C++
10 2 (1.57%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.79%) Go
11 1 (0.79%) Jython
11 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) CITP
2 2 (1.57%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) LXC
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Ansible
1 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) Sun
3 13 (10.24%) Facebook
4 8 (6.30%) Apigee
5 3 (2.36%) Google
6 2 (1.57%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.57%) Sybase
6 2 (1.57%) webMethods
6 2 (1.57%) WSO2
6 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
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