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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 56 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.18% 7.29% 7.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 9.98% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,600 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
729 491 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.46% 73.07% 76.18%
Number of salaries quoted 658 429 449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -10 39 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Towcester - 6 £20,000 - 1
Daventry - 4 £25,000 - 1
Corby +7 1 £42,000 +5.00%
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 78 (71.56%) C#
2 54 (49.54%) .NET
3 51 (46.79%) ASP.NET
4 48 (44.04%) SQL Server
5 46 (42.20%) Scrum
6 42 (38.53%) MVC
7 40 (36.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
9 34 (31.19%) Kanban
10 31 (28.44%) WCF
11 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (27.52%) Web Application Development
12 29 (26.61%) BDD
13 28 (25.69%) OOD
14 25 (22.94%) J2EE
14 25 (22.94%) Pair Programming
15 22 (20.18%) NUnit
15 22 (20.18%) Spring
15 22 (20.18%) SQL
15 22 (20.18%) Java
15 22 (20.18%) Rhino Mocks
15 22 (20.18%) Moq
16 21 (19.27%) C++
17 20 (18.35%) CSS
18 19 (17.43%) OOP
18 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
18 19 (17.43%) HTML
18 19 (17.43%) Mathematics
19 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 18 (16.51%) Razor View Engine

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (7.34%) Node.js
2 2 (1.83%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (44.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.34%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.59%) MySQL
6 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.92%) DTS
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) NUnit
1 22 (20.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 22 (20.18%) Moq
2 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.01%) MSTest
4 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.67%) Calabash
6 3 (2.75%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.75%) Selenium
6 3 (2.75%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.83%) WATIR
7 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.83%) Sahi
7 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.83%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.83%) JIRA
7 2 (1.83%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.92%) Redmine
General
1 11 (10.09%) Music Industry
2 5 (4.59%) Banking
2 5 (4.59%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Games
3 4 (3.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Finance
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (55.05%) Developer
2 34 (31.19%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Graduate
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Junior Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Junior
5 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) IT Graduate
7 5 (4.59%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Junior Web Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (49.54%) .NET
2 51 (46.79%) ASP.NET
3 40 (36.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (28.44%) WCF
5 25 (22.94%) J2EE
6 22 (20.18%) Spring
7 20 (18.35%) CSS
8 19 (17.43%) HTML
9 18 (16.51%) Razor View Engine
9 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 17 (15.60%) Java EE
11 16 (14.68%) .NET Framework
12 14 (12.84%) WPF
13 11 (10.09%) NHibernate
13 11 (10.09%) WinForms
13 11 (10.09%) XML
13 11 (10.09%) Unity DI Container
13 11 (10.09%) Spring.NET
13 11 (10.09%) Castle Windsor
13 11 (10.09%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Mathematics
2 13 (11.93%) N-Tier
3 11 (10.09%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.83%) Blog
7 2 (1.83%) iSeries
7 2 (1.83%) Physics
8 1 (0.92%) AS400
8 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Android
2 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) Scrum
2 42 (38.53%) MVC
3 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
4 34 (31.19%) Kanban
5 30 (27.52%) Web Application Development
5 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (26.61%) BDD
7 28 (25.69%) OOD
8 25 (22.94%) Pair Programming
9 19 (17.43%) OOP
9 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
10 14 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (11.01%) Unit Testing
12 11 (10.09%) UML
12 11 (10.09%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (10.09%) MVVM
12 11 (10.09%) Data Modelling
13 9 (8.26%) Extreme Programming
14 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (7.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 78 (71.56%) C#
2 22 (20.18%) SQL
2 22 (20.18%) Java
3 21 (19.27%) C++
4 17 (15.60%) C
5 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.01%) VB.NET
7 11 (10.09%) Ruby
8 8 (7.34%) VB
9 5 (4.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.83%) RPG
10 2 (1.83%) Python
10 2 (1.83%) F#
11 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 11 (10.09%) MCP
2 11 (10.09%) MCAD
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) hybris
2 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.67%) Apple
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) Cognizant
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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