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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 64 93 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.95% 12.30% 6.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.42% 13.98% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 84 44
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,459 £50,000
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
614 665 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.87% 87.96% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 532 564 518
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -3 63 £40,000 +6.66% 16
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 119 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (60.94%) SQL Server
3 76 (59.38%) .NET
3 76 (59.38%) C#
4 75 (58.59%) ASP.NET
5 74 (57.81%) MVC
6 71 (55.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (54.69%) RESTful
8 67 (52.34%) JavaScript
9 63 (49.22%) BDD
10 62 (48.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 60 (46.88%) Web Application Development
12 59 (46.09%) .NET Framework
12 59 (46.09%) SQL Server 2014
12 59 (46.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 57 (44.53%) Node.js
14 53 (41.41%) NoSQL
14 53 (41.41%) Scrum
14 53 (41.41%) Ruby
15 50 (39.06%) Entity Framework
16 48 (37.50%) WCF
17 47 (36.72%) Git (software)
18 46 (35.94%) Code First Entity Framework
19 41 (32.03%) Games
19 41 (32.03%) Java
20 40 (31.25%) AngularJS
21 38 (29.69%) KnockoutJS
22 36 (28.13%) CSS
23 30 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (22.66%) OO

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 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) SAS
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 59 (46.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 53 (41.41%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.38%) MySQL
5 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.25%) Hazelcast
6 8 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.69%) SQLite
8 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (36.72%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.03%) Grunt
4 8 (6.25%) Ant
4 8 (6.25%) CruiseControl
4 8 (6.25%) Gradle
4 8 (6.25%) Maven
4 8 (6.25%) Selenium
4 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.47%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.56%) gulp
6 2 (1.56%) MSTest
6 2 (1.56%) NUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Bower
7 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
7 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.78%) MSI
7 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 41 (32.03%) Games
2 24 (18.75%) Marketing
3 18 (14.06%) Advertising
4 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.13%) Retail
6 3 (2.34%) Finance
6 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (85.94%) Developer
2 72 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.97%) C# Developer
4 22 (17.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (15.63%) Java Developer
6 18 (14.06%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 10 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Analyst
10 8 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (59.38%) .NET
2 75 (58.59%) ASP.NET
3 71 (55.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (54.69%) RESTful
5 62 (48.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 59 (46.09%) .NET Framework
6 59 (46.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 57 (44.53%) Node.js
8 50 (39.06%) Entity Framework
9 48 (37.50%) WCF
10 46 (35.94%) Code First Entity Framework
11 40 (31.25%) AngularJS
12 38 (29.69%) KnockoutJS
13 36 (28.13%) CSS
14 28 (21.88%) HTML
14 28 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (18.75%) CSS3
15 24 (18.75%) HTML5
16 20 (15.63%) jQuery
17 18 (14.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Online Games
2 14 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (6.25%) Mobile Games
4 5 (3.91%) Telematics
5 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
1 9 (7.03%) Windows Server
1 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (57.81%) MVC
3 63 (49.22%) BDD
4 60 (46.88%) Web Application Development
5 53 (41.41%) Scrum
6 30 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (22.66%) OO
8 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.28%) Front End Development
10 16 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 15 (11.72%) Kanban
12 13 (10.16%) Dependency Injection
13 11 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.59%) OOP
14 9 (7.03%) Automated Testing
14 9 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (7.03%) CRM
14 9 (7.03%) DevOps
14 9 (7.03%) High Availability
14 9 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (59.38%) C#
2 67 (52.34%) JavaScript
3 53 (41.41%) Ruby
4 41 (32.03%) Java
5 20 (15.63%) SQL
6 9 (7.03%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.47%) Python
8 5 (3.91%) PHP
9 2 (1.56%) C++
9 2 (1.56%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.78%) Jython
10 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) CITP
2 3 (2.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Ansible
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.50%) Sun
3 13 (10.16%) Facebook
4 8 (6.25%) Apigee
5 3 (2.34%) Sybase
6 2 (1.56%) webMethods
6 2 (1.56%) WSO2
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Up to £31,635
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: From £26,000 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Competitive
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Accenture
Salary: Competitive
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