The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 41 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.68% 11.16% 6.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% 14.95% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 35
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,450 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 321 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.21% 74.65% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 594 292 447
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

TDD
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Northampton region.

TDD Salary Trend in Northampton

TDD
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 70 (88.61%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (68.35%) C#
3 40 (50.63%) .NET
3 40 (50.63%) ASP.NET
4 37 (46.84%) SQL Server
5 30 (37.97%) MVC
6 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (31.65%) BDD
7 25 (31.65%) Pair Programming
7 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
8 24 (30.38%) OOD
8 24 (30.38%) WCF
9 23 (29.11%) VB.NET
9 23 (29.11%) Spring
10 22 (27.85%) Scrum
10 22 (27.85%) J2EE
10 22 (27.85%) Mathematics
11 21 (26.58%) Ruby
12 20 (25.32%) VB
12 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (25.32%) RESTful
12 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
12 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
12 20 (25.32%) Node.js
12 20 (25.32%) Web Application Development
12 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (21.52%) Java
14 16 (20.25%) OOP
14 16 (20.25%) hybris
14 16 (20.25%) Degree

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (25.32%) Node.js
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (7.59%) Firebug
3 6 (7.59%) Fiddler
4 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.33%) Calabash
4 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.80%) Selenium
5 3 (3.80%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (6.33%) Games
1 5 (6.33%) Banking
1 5 (6.33%) Retail
1 5 (6.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Graduate
6 7 (8.86%) Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.59%) IT Graduate
7 6 (7.59%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (1.27%) Java Developer
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) ASP.NET
1 40 (50.63%) .NET
2 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (30.38%) WCF
4 23 (29.11%) Spring
5 22 (27.85%) J2EE
6 20 (25.32%) RESTful
6 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (15.19%) jQuery
7 12 (15.19%) Java EE
8 10 (12.66%) HTML
8 10 (12.66%) CSS
9 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
9 9 (11.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (10.13%) NHibernate
11 6 (7.59%) XML
11 6 (7.59%) XHTML
12 3 (3.80%) Ajax
13 1 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Mathematics
2 14 (17.72%) N-Tier
3 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.80%) iSeries
7 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.27%) AS400
8 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Android
1 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (88.61%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) MVC
3 25 (31.65%) Pair Programming
3 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 25 (31.65%) BDD
4 24 (30.38%) OOD
5 22 (27.85%) Scrum
6 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (25.32%) Web Application Development
7 16 (20.25%) OOP
8 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
8 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.92%) Kanban
8 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.39%) User Stories
10 8 (10.13%) DevOps
10 8 (10.13%) Web Development
11 7 (8.86%) OO
11 7 (8.86%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (7.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) C#
2 23 (29.11%) VB.NET
3 21 (26.58%) Ruby
4 20 (25.32%) VB
5 17 (21.52%) Java
6 14 (17.72%) C++
6 14 (17.72%) SQL
7 12 (15.19%) C
7 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.80%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) hybris
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) IBM
4 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago