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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 60 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.82% 6.54% 10.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 7.48% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 55 39 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
525 548 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.92% 87.40% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 447 489 268
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 105 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (57.89%) Scrum
3 58 (50.88%) MVC
3 58 (50.88%) C#
4 51 (44.74%) Java
5 49 (42.98%) BDD
6 45 (39.47%) Git (software)
7 41 (35.96%) Software Engineering
8 40 (35.09%) .NET
9 38 (33.33%) SQL
9 38 (33.33%) WCF
10 36 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (28.07%) J2EE
12 32 (28.07%) SDLC
13 31 (27.19%) Mentoring
14 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET
14 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (26.32%) User Stories
15 29 (25.44%) Web Services
16 28 (24.56%) OOP
16 28 (24.56%) Ruby
17 27 (23.68%) Spring
18 24 (21.05%) RESTful
19 23 (20.18%) NoSQL
19 23 (20.18%) Web Application Development
19 23 (20.18%) Node.js
19 23 (20.18%) OOD
19 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (20.18%) VB

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 23 (20.18%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.18%) NoSQL
3 21 (18.42%) Apache Hive
4 17 (14.91%) MySQL
5 13 (11.40%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.16%) CruiseControl
3 12 (10.53%) JUnit
4 9 (7.89%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.89%) Selenium
5 6 (5.26%) Subversion
6 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.39%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.88%) NUnit
General
1 21 (18.42%) Retail
2 14 (12.28%) Finance
3 7 (6.14%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (50.00%) Developer
2 26 (22.81%) Software Engineer
3 23 (20.18%) .NET Developer
4 19 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Tester
7 9 (7.89%) Automated Tester
8 8 (7.02%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.39%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.09%) .NET
2 38 (33.33%) WCF
3 32 (28.07%) J2EE
4 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (25.44%) Web Services
6 27 (23.68%) Spring
7 24 (21.05%) RESTful
8 23 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (16.67%) Java EE
10 17 (14.91%) REST
11 16 (14.04%) Spring MVC
12 12 (10.53%) JSON
13 8 (7.02%) .NET Framework
14 7 (6.14%) LINQ
15 5 (4.39%) CSS3
15 5 (4.39%) Laravel
15 5 (4.39%) HTML5
15 5 (4.39%) HTML
15 5 (4.39%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.30%) UNIX
2 14 (12.28%) Android
3 4 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (57.89%) Scrum
3 58 (50.88%) MVC
4 49 (42.98%) BDD
5 41 (35.96%) Software Engineering
6 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (28.07%) SDLC
8 31 (27.19%) Mentoring
9 30 (26.32%) User Stories
10 28 (24.56%) OOP
11 23 (20.18%) OOD
11 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (20.18%) Web Application Development
12 17 (14.91%) Procedural Programming
13 16 (14.04%) Pair Programming
14 13 (11.40%) Automated Testing
14 13 (11.40%) OO
15 9 (7.89%) Waterfall
15 9 (7.89%) Agile Testing
15 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.88%) C#
2 51 (44.74%) Java
3 38 (33.33%) SQL
4 28 (24.56%) Ruby
5 23 (20.18%) VB
5 23 (20.18%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.77%) C++
6 10 (8.77%) COBOL
6 10 (8.77%) C
7 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) hybris
2 7 (6.14%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.39%) Zend
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle
4 4 (3.51%) Sybase
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
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