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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 41 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.69% 10.78% 9.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 14.33% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 39
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 £39,700 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
612 300 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.88% 75.19% 82.68%
Number of salaries quoted 585 283 370
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 64 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (68.29%) C#
3 33 (40.24%) Software Engineering
4 31 (37.80%) OOD
5 30 (36.59%) .NET
6 29 (35.37%) Scrum
6 29 (35.37%) J2EE
6 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET
6 29 (35.37%) Pair Programming
7 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
8 27 (32.93%) Spring
9 26 (31.71%) Java
10 22 (26.83%) OOP
11 21 (25.61%) MVC
11 21 (25.61%) Mathematics
11 21 (25.61%) hybris
11 21 (25.61%) BDD
12 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (24.39%) Java EE
12 20 (24.39%) C++
12 20 (24.39%) C
13 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
14 16 (19.51%) VB.NET
14 16 (19.51%) SQL
15 15 (18.29%) Ruby
16 14 (17.07%) WCF
16 14 (17.07%) Web Application Development
17 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
17 13 (15.85%) Node.js
17 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (15.85%) Node.js
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.10%) Calabash
2 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.88%) Selenium
4 3 (3.66%) Firebug
4 3 (3.66%) Fiddler
5 2 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Sahi
5 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.44%) MSTest
5 2 (2.44%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.44%) WATIR
6 1 (1.22%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.22%) NUnit
6 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.22%) Moq
6 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (6.10%) Retail Banking
1 5 (6.10%) Games
1 5 (6.10%) Banking
1 5 (6.10%) Retail
2 2 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Graduate
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.32%) Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) ScrumMaster
5 6 (7.32%) IT Graduate
6 3 (3.66%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.66%) C# Developer
6 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.44%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.44%) QA Engineer
7 2 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.44%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) .NET
2 29 (35.37%) J2EE
2 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET
3 27 (32.93%) Spring
4 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (24.39%) Java EE
5 14 (17.07%) WCF
6 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (15.85%) RESTful
7 12 (14.63%) HTML
7 12 (14.63%) CSS
8 8 (9.76%) XHTML
8 8 (9.76%) XML
9 6 (7.32%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.88%) jQuery
11 3 (3.66%) Ajax
11 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (2.44%) WPF
13 1 (1.22%) LINQ
13 1 (1.22%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Mathematics
2 10 (12.20%) N-Tier
3 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.66%) iSeries
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Blog
7 1 (1.22%) Physics
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
7 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
1 5 (6.10%) Android
2 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.24%) Software Engineering
3 31 (37.80%) OOD
4 29 (35.37%) Scrum
4 29 (35.37%) Pair Programming
5 22 (26.83%) OOP
6 21 (25.61%) MVC
6 21 (25.61%) BDD
7 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
8 14 (17.07%) Web Application Development
9 13 (15.85%) Kanban
9 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
11 8 (9.76%) DevOps
12 7 (8.54%) User Stories
12 7 (8.54%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
12 7 (8.54%) UML
12 7 (8.54%) Extreme Programming
13 6 (7.32%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) C#
2 26 (31.71%) Java
3 20 (24.39%) C++
3 20 (24.39%) C
4 16 (19.51%) VB.NET
4 16 (19.51%) SQL
5 15 (18.29%) Ruby
6 13 (15.85%) VB
7 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.66%) RPG
9 2 (2.44%) Python
9 2 (2.44%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) MCP
2 7 (8.54%) MCAD
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) hybris
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago