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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 77 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.55% 6.63% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.91% 7.86% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 63 50 43
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £23,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
777 738 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.24% 84.34% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 682 677 470
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,689 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +17 66 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Towcester -5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 154 (95.06%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (55.56%) Scrum
3 84 (51.85%) MVC
4 82 (50.62%) BDD
5 79 (48.77%) Git (software)
6 66 (40.74%) C#
6 66 (40.74%) SQL
7 65 (40.12%) Software Engineering
8 62 (38.27%) Java
9 56 (34.57%) Web Services
10 54 (33.33%) SDLC
11 53 (32.72%) Mentoring
12 52 (32.10%) User Stories
13 46 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (27.16%) .NET
15 43 (26.54%) SQL Server
16 42 (25.93%) OOP
16 42 (25.93%) WCF
17 41 (25.31%) J2EE
18 39 (24.07%) UNIX
18 39 (24.07%) Spring
19 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET
19 38 (23.46%) Procedural Programming
20 37 (22.84%) Retail
21 36 (22.22%) REST
21 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
22 35 (21.60%) MySQL
23 34 (20.99%) Apache Hive
24 32 (19.75%) Web Application Development
24 32 (19.75%) OOD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (17.90%) Node.js
2 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.85%) JBoss
2 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.54%) SQL Server
2 35 (21.60%) MySQL
3 34 (20.99%) Apache Hive
4 30 (18.52%) MongoDB
5 29 (17.90%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.85%) SQLite
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 79 (48.77%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.96%) JUnit
3 11 (6.79%) CruiseControl
3 11 (6.79%) Subversion
4 10 (6.17%) Selenium
4 10 (6.17%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.23%) MSTest
6 2 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.23%) Moq
6 2 (1.23%) NUnit
General
1 37 (22.84%) Retail
2 19 (11.73%) Finance
3 5 (3.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (51.85%) Developer
2 50 (30.86%) Software Engineer
3 31 (19.14%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.49%) Senior Developer
4 17 (10.49%) Pick Developer
5 16 (9.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (9.88%) Software Developer
6 10 (6.17%) Tester
6 10 (6.17%) Automated Tester
7 9 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (4.94%) Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.32%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) Web Tester
10 6 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
10 6 (3.70%) Lead Tester
10 6 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (34.57%) Web Services
2 44 (27.16%) .NET
3 42 (25.93%) WCF
4 41 (25.31%) J2EE
5 39 (24.07%) Spring
6 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET
7 36 (22.22%) REST
7 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (19.14%) Spring MVC
9 30 (18.52%) RESTful
10 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (16.05%) JSON
12 16 (9.88%) Java EE
13 10 (6.17%) HTML
13 10 (6.17%) CSS
13 10 (6.17%) SOAP
14 7 (4.32%) CSS3
14 7 (4.32%) Laravel
14 7 (4.32%) HTML5
14 7 (4.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.09%) Social Media
3 5 (3.09%) BBC
4 2 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.07%) UNIX
2 10 (6.17%) Android
3 4 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (95.06%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (55.56%) Scrum
3 84 (51.85%) MVC
4 82 (50.62%) BDD
5 65 (40.12%) Software Engineering
6 54 (33.33%) SDLC
7 53 (32.72%) Mentoring
8 52 (32.10%) User Stories
9 46 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (25.93%) OOP
11 38 (23.46%) Procedural Programming
12 32 (19.75%) Web Application Development
12 32 (19.75%) OOD
13 28 (17.28%) OO
14 24 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (14.20%) Pair Programming
16 22 (13.58%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (8.02%) Automated Testing
18 10 (6.17%) Test Strategy
18 10 (6.17%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (40.74%) C#
1 66 (40.74%) SQL
2 62 (38.27%) Java
3 31 (19.14%) Ruby
4 24 (14.81%) VB
4 24 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 16 (9.88%) COBOL
6 14 (8.64%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.17%) PHP
8 7 (4.32%) C++
9 6 (3.70%) C
9 6 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.62%) XAML
10 1 (0.62%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 7 (4.32%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (6.79%) Oracle
2 10 (6.17%) Zend
3 7 (4.32%) hybris
4 5 (3.09%) Facebook
4 5 (3.09%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.09%) Apple
4 5 (3.09%) Sony
4 5 (3.09%) Yahoo!
4 5 (3.09%) Google
5 4 (2.47%) Sybase
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.62%) Cognizant
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