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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 89 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.24% 5.41% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.21% 6.45% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 81 49 52
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,900
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
729 791 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.89% 83.97% 75.77%
Number of salaries quoted 637 653 401
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +12 63 £40,000 - 2
Corby - 5 £50,000 -
Brackley - 1 £40,000 -
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 130 (90.28%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (50.69%) C#
3 71 (49.31%) MVC
4 64 (44.44%) Scrum
5 59 (40.97%) .NET
6 53 (36.81%) SQL Server
7 51 (35.42%) WCF
8 50 (34.72%) Git (software)
9 48 (33.33%) Java
10 46 (31.94%) ASP.NET
11 44 (30.56%) BDD
12 42 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (28.47%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (27.08%) SQL
15 34 (23.61%) Pair Programming
15 34 (23.61%) Software Engineering
16 33 (22.92%) Ruby
17 31 (21.53%) Web Application Development
18 30 (20.83%) OOP
19 28 (19.44%) RESTful
20 27 (18.75%) NoSQL
20 27 (18.75%) Node.js
20 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
21 26 (18.06%) Spring
22 24 (16.67%) J2EE
23 23 (15.97%) Web Services
23 23 (15.97%) User Stories
24 22 (15.28%) VB
24 22 (15.28%) VB.NET
24 22 (15.28%) Business Intelligence

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 27 (18.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.81%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 16 (11.11%) MySQL
4 10 (6.94%) Apache Hive
4 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (34.72%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.81%) CruiseControl
3 13 (9.03%) Subversion
4 9 (6.25%) JUnit
4 9 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (4.86%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.86%) Selenium
6 4 (2.78%) NUnit
7 3 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.08%) Moq
7 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.08%) MSTest
8 1 (0.69%) Firebug
8 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (9.72%) Finance
1 14 (9.72%) Retail
2 7 (4.86%) Back Office
3 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 96 (66.67%) Developer
2 30 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 27 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 17 (11.81%) Pick Developer
6 15 (10.42%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.03%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (4.86%) Tester
11 7 (4.86%) Automated Tester
12 6 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.17%) Business Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (3.47%) Agile Business Analyst
14 3 (2.08%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (40.97%) .NET
2 51 (35.42%) WCF
3 46 (31.94%) ASP.NET
4 42 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (19.44%) RESTful
6 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (18.06%) Spring
8 24 (16.67%) J2EE
9 23 (15.97%) Web Services
10 19 (13.19%) REST
11 17 (11.81%) Java EE
12 16 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 13 (9.03%) HTML
13 13 (9.03%) CSS
14 12 (8.33%) Spring MVC
15 11 (7.64%) jQuery
16 10 (6.94%) SOAP
17 9 (6.25%) JSON
17 9 (6.25%) HTML5
18 8 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Mathematics
2 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.86%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.47%) BBC
5 5 (3.47%) Social Media
6 3 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.11%) UNIX
2 14 (9.72%) Android
3 3 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (90.28%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (49.31%) MVC
3 64 (44.44%) Scrum
4 44 (30.56%) BDD
5 41 (28.47%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (23.61%) Pair Programming
6 34 (23.61%) Software Engineering
7 31 (21.53%) Web Application Development
8 30 (20.83%) OOP
9 23 (15.97%) User Stories
10 22 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (13.89%) OOD
11 20 (13.89%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.03%) Procedural Programming
12 13 (9.03%) OO
13 10 (6.94%) Automated Testing
13 10 (6.94%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.69%) C#
2 48 (33.33%) Java
3 39 (27.08%) SQL
4 33 (22.92%) Ruby
5 22 (15.28%) VB
5 22 (15.28%) VB.NET
6 20 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 13 (9.03%) C++
8 11 (7.64%) C
9 10 (6.94%) PHP
9 10 (6.94%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.78%) COBOL
10 4 (2.78%) PHP5
11 2 (1.39%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 17 (11.81%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (9.72%) hybris
2 10 (6.94%) Zend
3 7 (4.86%) Xamarin
4 6 (4.17%) Facebook
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle
4 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.47%) Apple
5 5 (3.47%) Sony
5 5 (3.47%) Yahoo!
5 5 (3.47%) Google
6 3 (2.08%) Sybase
7 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.69%) Twitter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago