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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 56 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.04% 9.12% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 10.17% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 35
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
499 482 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.43% 89.76% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 336 459 365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £32,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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

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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 12 February 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 138 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (65.28%) Java
3 79 (54.86%) Scrum
3 79 (54.86%) BDD
4 68 (47.22%) MVC
5 63 (43.75%) Web Services
6 59 (40.97%) J2EE
6 59 (40.97%) Software Engineering
7 58 (40.28%) C#
8 56 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 51 (35.42%) SQL
9 51 (35.42%) OO
10 48 (33.33%) .NET
11 47 (32.64%) Mentoring
12 46 (31.94%) Spring
13 43 (29.86%) OOD
13 43 (29.86%) REST
14 42 (29.17%) SDLC
14 42 (29.17%) JSON
15 41 (28.47%) Unix
15 41 (28.47%) User Stories
16 36 (25.00%) OOP
16 36 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 36 (25.00%) ASP.NET
17 34 (23.61%) Spring MVC
18 33 (22.92%) WCF
18 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (22.22%) JUnit
19 32 (22.22%) MySQL
20 29 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (18.06%) Node.js
2 12 (8.33%) Liferay
2 12 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.22%) MySQL
3 26 (18.06%) NoSQL
3 26 (18.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 24 (16.67%) Apache Hive
5 14 (9.72%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 32 (22.22%) JUnit
3 20 (13.89%) Cucumber
4 19 (13.19%) Selenium
5 14 (9.72%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.72%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.08%) NUnit
7 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.39%) Mockito
9 1 (0.69%) Moq
9 1 (0.69%) MSTest
9 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (18.06%) Retail
2 3 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (45.83%) Developer
2 46 (31.94%) Software Engineer
3 34 (23.61%) .NET Developer
4 23 (15.97%) Java Developer
5 20 (13.89%) Java Engineer
6 17 (11.81%) C# Software Engineer
6 17 (11.81%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (10.42%) Test Leader
9 14 (9.72%) Automated Tester
9 14 (9.72%) Lead Tester
9 14 (9.72%) Selenium Tester
9 14 (9.72%) Test Scripter
9 14 (9.72%) Tester
9 14 (9.72%) Web Tester
10 11 (7.64%) Architect
11 9 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
12 8 (5.56%) C# Developer
13 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.75%) Web Services
2 59 (40.97%) J2EE
3 48 (33.33%) .NET
4 46 (31.94%) Spring
5 43 (29.86%) REST
6 42 (29.17%) JSON
7 36 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 34 (23.61%) Spring MVC
9 33 (22.92%) WCF
10 29 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 26 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (18.06%) RESTful
13 14 (9.72%) Hibernate
13 14 (9.72%) Java EE
14 12 (8.33%) JMS
14 12 (8.33%) Middleware
14 12 (8.33%) SOAP
14 12 (8.33%) XSLT
15 11 (7.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.47%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.47%) Unix
2 12 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (54.86%) BDD
2 79 (54.86%) Scrum
3 68 (47.22%) MVC
4 59 (40.97%) Software Engineering
5 51 (35.42%) OO
6 47 (32.64%) Mentoring
7 43 (29.86%) OOD
8 42 (29.17%) SDLC
9 41 (28.47%) User Stories
10 36 (25.00%) OOP
11 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (18.06%) Web Application Development
13 21 (14.58%) Procedural Programming
14 19 (13.19%) Pair Programming
15 15 (10.42%) Automated Testing
16 14 (9.72%) Agile Testing
16 14 (9.72%) Test Strategy
17 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 94 (65.28%) Java
2 58 (40.28%) C#
3 51 (35.42%) SQL
4 26 (18.06%) Ruby
4 26 (18.06%) VB
4 26 (18.06%) VB.NET
5 12 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.86%) COBOL
7 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.39%) C
8 2 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.78%) ISEB
4 2 (1.39%) MCAD
4 2 (1.39%) MCSD
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) QA
2 12 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (8.33%) WSO2
2 7 (4.86%) hybris
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.39%) Typemock
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