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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 40 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 51 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.26% 9.64% 6.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 12.92% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
791 472 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.63% 74.57% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 732 428 494
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,225 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -21 39 £40,000 -1.23% 4
Daventry - 4 £25,000 - 1
Corby +7 1 £42,000 +5.00%
Towcester - 1 £20,000 - 1
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 92 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (70.54%) C#
3 53 (47.32%) .NET
4 48 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 47 (41.96%) Scrum
6 45 (40.18%) SQL Server
7 42 (37.50%) MVC
8 40 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (34.82%) Software Engineering
10 34 (30.36%) BDD
11 33 (29.46%) OOD
12 32 (28.57%) WCF
13 31 (27.68%) Kanban
14 30 (26.79%) Web Application Development
14 30 (26.79%) J2EE
15 29 (25.89%) Pair Programming
16 27 (24.11%) Spring
17 26 (23.21%) Java
18 24 (21.43%) C++
19 22 (19.64%) OOP
19 22 (19.64%) Mathematics
20 21 (18.75%) hybris
21 20 (17.86%) Java EE
21 20 (17.86%) SQL
21 20 (17.86%) C
22 18 (16.07%) VB.NET
22 18 (16.07%) E-Commerce
22 18 (16.07%) NUnit
22 18 (16.07%) Rhino Mocks
22 18 (16.07%) Moq

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (10.71%) Node.js
2 3 (2.68%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.57%) MySQL
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (16.07%) NUnit
1 18 (16.07%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (16.07%) Moq
2 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.14%) MSTest
4 6 (5.36%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.46%) Calabash
6 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.57%) Selenium
7 3 (2.68%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.79%) Firebug
8 2 (1.79%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.79%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.79%) Sahi
8 2 (1.79%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.79%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.79%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.79%) WATIR
General
1 11 (9.82%) Music Industry
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Games
5 2 (1.79%) Finance
5 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (49.11%) Developer
2 34 (30.36%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.71%) Graduate
4 10 (8.93%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Junior
5 8 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 6 (5.36%) SQL Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.36%) IT Graduate
6 6 (5.36%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (3.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (47.32%) .NET
2 48 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 40 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (28.57%) WCF
5 30 (26.79%) J2EE
6 27 (24.11%) Spring
7 20 (17.86%) Java EE
8 17 (15.18%) CSS
9 16 (14.29%) HTML
10 14 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
10 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (10.71%) RESTful
12 11 (9.82%) NHibernate
12 11 (9.82%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.04%) WPF
14 8 (7.14%) WinForms
14 8 (7.14%) XML
15 7 (6.25%) XHTML
15 7 (6.25%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Mathematics
2 10 (8.93%) N-Tier
2 10 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) iSeries
6 2 (1.79%) Blog
6 2 (1.79%) Physics
7 1 (0.89%) AS400
7 1 (0.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Android
1 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.96%) Scrum
3 42 (37.50%) MVC
4 39 (34.82%) Software Engineering
5 34 (30.36%) BDD
6 33 (29.46%) OOD
7 31 (27.68%) Kanban
8 30 (26.79%) Web Application Development
9 29 (25.89%) Pair Programming
10 22 (19.64%) OOP
11 18 (16.07%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.93%) Extreme Programming
13 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.04%) Test Automation
15 8 (7.14%) MVVM
15 8 (7.14%) User Stories
15 8 (7.14%) DevOps
16 7 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (70.54%) C#
2 26 (23.21%) Java
3 24 (21.43%) C++
4 20 (17.86%) SQL
4 20 (17.86%) C
5 18 (16.07%) VB.NET
6 15 (13.39%) Ruby
7 13 (11.61%) JavaScript
8 12 (10.71%) VB
9 4 (3.57%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) RPG
11 2 (1.79%) Python
11 2 (1.79%) F#
12 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) MCP
2 7 (6.25%) MCAD
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) hybris
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.57%) Apple
4 3 (2.68%) IBM
5 2 (1.79%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Daventry
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago