The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 78 55 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.23% 5.97% 8.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.48% 7.31% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 53
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
823 752 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.81% 81.56% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 748 680 437
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

TDD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +11 67 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Towcester -4 5 £32,500 +62.50% 5
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

1 157 (98.74%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (62.89%) BDD
3 87 (54.72%) Scrum
4 85 (53.46%) MVC
5 82 (51.57%) Git (software)
6 69 (43.40%) Java
6 69 (43.40%) Software Engineering
7 66 (41.51%) SQL
7 66 (41.51%) Web Services
8 65 (40.88%) Mentoring
9 59 (37.11%) SDLC
10 58 (36.48%) User Stories
10 58 (36.48%) C#
11 47 (29.56%) J2EE
12 46 (28.93%) UNIX
13 45 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (27.04%) SQL Server
15 41 (25.79%) MySQL
15 41 (25.79%) OOP
15 41 (25.79%) Spring
15 41 (25.79%) Procedural Programming
16 40 (25.16%) Retail
17 39 (24.53%) ASP.NET
17 39 (24.53%) .NET
17 39 (24.53%) REST
18 38 (23.90%) Spring MVC
19 37 (23.27%) Apache Hive
20 33 (20.75%) RESTful
20 33 (20.75%) Web Application Development
20 33 (20.75%) OOD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 28 (17.61%) Node.js
2 3 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.89%) JBoss
2 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 41 (25.79%) MySQL
3 37 (23.27%) Apache Hive
4 32 (20.13%) MongoDB
5 28 (17.61%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.89%) SQLite
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 82 (51.57%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.09%) JUnit
3 14 (8.81%) Selenium
4 13 (8.18%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.29%) WebDriver
6 9 (5.66%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.40%) Subversion
8 4 (2.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 40 (25.16%) Retail
2 14 (8.81%) Finance
3 4 (2.52%) Advertising
3 4 (2.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (50.94%) Developer
2 55 (34.59%) Software Engineer
3 37 (23.27%) .NET Developer
4 19 (11.95%) Java Developer
5 18 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (7.55%) Junior
6 12 (7.55%) Pick Developer
7 9 (5.66%) Web Tester
7 9 (5.66%) Test Leader
7 9 (5.66%) Lead Tester
7 9 (5.66%) Automated Tester
7 9 (5.66%) Selenium Tester
7 9 (5.66%) Tester
7 9 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.03%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.03%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.40%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (41.51%) Web Services
2 47 (29.56%) J2EE
3 41 (25.79%) Spring
4 39 (24.53%) .NET
4 39 (24.53%) ASP.NET
4 39 (24.53%) REST
5 38 (23.90%) Spring MVC
6 33 (20.75%) WCF
6 33 (20.75%) RESTful
7 32 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (20.13%) JSON
7 32 (20.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (8.81%) Java EE
9 8 (5.03%) WPF
9 8 (5.03%) HTML
9 8 (5.03%) CSS
10 7 (4.40%) SOAP
11 6 (3.77%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (3.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.52%) BBC
2 4 (2.52%) Social Media
3 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.93%) UNIX
2 5 (3.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (98.74%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (62.89%) BDD
3 87 (54.72%) Scrum
4 85 (53.46%) MVC
5 69 (43.40%) Software Engineering
6 65 (40.88%) Mentoring
7 59 (37.11%) SDLC
8 58 (36.48%) User Stories
9 45 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (25.79%) OOP
10 41 (25.79%) Procedural Programming
11 33 (20.75%) OOD
11 33 (20.75%) Web Application Development
12 30 (18.87%) OO
13 27 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (10.06%) Pair Programming
16 12 (7.55%) Automated Testing
17 9 (5.66%) Test Strategy
17 9 (5.66%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.40%) Java
2 66 (41.51%) SQL
3 58 (36.48%) C#
4 29 (18.24%) Ruby
5 24 (15.09%) VB
5 24 (15.09%) VB.NET
6 16 (10.06%) COBOL
7 11 (6.92%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.03%) PHP
9 2 (1.26%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) ISEB
3 4 (2.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Oracle
2 8 (5.03%) Zend
2 8 (5.03%) Facebook
3 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.52%) Sybase
4 4 (2.52%) Apple
4 4 (2.52%) Sony
4 4 (2.52%) Yahoo!
4 4 (2.52%) Google
5 2 (1.26%) hybris
6 1 (0.63%) Cognizant
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Networking People (UK)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Networking People
Salary: corporate bens & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Silverstone, Towcester, Northamptonshire (NN12)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 50k (DOE) + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 8 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago