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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 75 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.60% 4.27% 7.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% 5.15% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65 37 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
660 738 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 84.51% 82.92% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 582 606 374
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +14 52 £40,000 - 8
Corby - 5 £50,000 - 1
Kettering +1 2 £40,000 +25.00%
Brackley - 1 £40,000 -
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 116 (87.22%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (59.40%) C#
3 70 (52.63%) .NET
4 66 (49.62%) MVC
5 61 (45.86%) SQL Server
6 57 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 56 (42.11%) WCF
8 49 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (36.84%) Scrum
9 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
10 38 (28.57%) Java
11 35 (26.32%) Pair Programming
11 35 (26.32%) Ruby
11 35 (26.32%) Web Application Development
12 33 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (22.56%) RESTful
13 30 (22.56%) BDD
14 29 (21.80%) NoSQL
14 29 (21.80%) Node.js
14 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (20.30%) OOP
16 26 (19.55%) SQL
16 26 (19.55%) VB
16 26 (19.55%) VB.NET
17 24 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (17.29%) Software Engineering
18 23 (17.29%) Mathematics
19 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
20 20 (15.04%) Degree
21 18 (13.53%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (21.80%) Node.js
2 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.86%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.80%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.52%) MySQL
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.78%) CruiseControl
3 13 (9.77%) Subversion
3 13 (9.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (4.51%) Selenium
4 6 (4.51%) NUnit
5 5 (3.76%) Moq
5 5 (3.76%) MSTest
6 4 (3.01%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.01%) Firebug
6 4 (3.01%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.50%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (6.02%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (0.75%) Games
3 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (70.68%) Developer
2 34 (25.56%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.05%) Senior Developer
4 16 (12.03%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.03%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.27%) Pick Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Analyst
7 9 (6.77%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.76%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (3.76%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.01%) Tester
12 4 (3.01%) Test Analyst
12 4 (3.01%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (52.63%) .NET
2 57 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 56 (42.11%) WCF
4 49 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (22.56%) RESTful
6 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (13.53%) CSS
7 18 (13.53%) Spring
7 18 (13.53%) HTML
7 18 (13.53%) .NET Framework
8 16 (12.03%) J2EE
9 15 (11.28%) jQuery
10 13 (9.77%) Java EE
11 11 (8.27%) HTML5
12 10 (7.52%) REST
12 10 (7.52%) CSS3
12 10 (7.52%) SOAP
13 8 (6.02%) XML
13 8 (6.02%) Laravel
13 8 (6.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Mathematics
2 13 (9.77%) N-Tier
3 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.76%) BBC
5 5 (3.76%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.76%) Social Media
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Social Network
6 1 (0.75%) Open Source
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (87.22%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (49.62%) MVC
3 49 (36.84%) Scrum
4 35 (26.32%) Pair Programming
4 35 (26.32%) Web Application Development
5 33 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (22.56%) BDD
7 27 (20.30%) OOP
8 24 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (17.29%) Software Engineering
10 18 (13.53%) OOD
11 12 (9.02%) E-Commerce
12 11 (8.27%) OO
13 10 (7.52%) Web Development
13 10 (7.52%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.77%) User Stories
15 7 (5.26%) Android Development
15 7 (5.26%) Kanban
16 6 (4.51%) Refactoring
16 6 (4.51%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (59.40%) C#
2 38 (28.57%) Java
3 35 (26.32%) Ruby
4 26 (19.55%) SQL
4 26 (19.55%) VB
4 26 (19.55%) VB.NET
5 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.28%) C++
7 13 (9.77%) C
8 10 (7.52%) PHP
8 10 (7.52%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.01%) PHP5
10 2 (1.50%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (12.78%) hybris
2 10 (7.52%) Zend
3 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 6 (4.51%) Facebook
6 5 (3.76%) Apple
6 5 (3.76%) Sony
6 5 (3.76%) Yahoo!
6 5 (3.76%) Google
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle
8 1 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.75%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
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