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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 59 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.40% 8.26% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.65% 10.29% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 41
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,800 £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
771 486 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.62% 80.33% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 723 429 547
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 48 £40,000 - 2
Daventry - 2 £40,000 -
Kettering - 1 £40,000 - 1
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 96 (87.27%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (70.00%) C#
3 66 (60.00%) .NET
4 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET
5 55 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 50 (45.45%) MVC
7 46 (41.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (40.00%) WCF
9 39 (35.45%) Scrum
10 32 (29.09%) BDD
11 31 (28.18%) VB.NET
11 31 (28.18%) Web Application Development
12 30 (27.27%) Ruby
13 29 (26.36%) Pair Programming
14 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
15 26 (23.64%) VB
16 25 (22.73%) OOD
16 25 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (22.73%) Git (software)
17 24 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (21.82%) Mathematics
17 24 (21.82%) RESTful
17 24 (21.82%) NoSQL
17 24 (21.82%) Node.js
17 24 (21.82%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (20.91%) Java
18 23 (20.91%) Spring
19 22 (20.00%) SQL
19 22 (20.00%) J2EE
20 20 (18.18%) Degree

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 24 (21.82%) Node.js
2 3 (2.73%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.82%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.91%) DTS
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (7.27%) NUnit
4 7 (6.36%) CruiseControl
4 7 (6.36%) Moq
4 7 (6.36%) MSTest
5 6 (5.45%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.45%) Firebug
5 6 (5.45%) Fiddler
6 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.55%) Calabash
7 4 (3.64%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.73%) Selenium
8 3 (2.73%) Subversion
9 1 (0.91%) JIRA
9 1 (0.91%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (7.27%) Retail
2 6 (5.45%) Games
2 6 (5.45%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Finance
5 2 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (56.36%) Developer
2 35 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.91%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Graduate
8 7 (6.36%) Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.45%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (3.64%) Junior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (60.00%) .NET
2 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET
3 46 (41.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (40.00%) WCF
5 24 (21.82%) RESTful
5 24 (21.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (20.91%) Spring
7 22 (20.00%) J2EE
8 18 (16.36%) .NET Framework
9 16 (14.55%) jQuery
10 15 (13.64%) CSS
11 14 (12.73%) Java EE
11 14 (12.73%) HTML
12 9 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (7.27%) NHibernate
13 8 (7.27%) XML
14 7 (6.36%) Castle Windsor
14 7 (6.36%) Ninject
14 7 (6.36%) Spring.NET
14 7 (6.36%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.82%) Mathematics
2 16 (14.55%) N-Tier
3 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.36%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.82%) iSeries
8 1 (0.91%) Open Source
8 1 (0.91%) Social Network
8 1 (0.91%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.18%) Android
2 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (87.27%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.45%) MVC
3 39 (35.45%) Scrum
4 32 (29.09%) BDD
5 31 (28.18%) Web Application Development
6 29 (26.36%) Pair Programming
7 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
8 25 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (22.73%) OOD
9 24 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (17.27%) OOP
11 17 (15.45%) Kanban
11 17 (15.45%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.91%) Test Automation
13 11 (10.00%) User Stories
14 9 (8.18%) OO
14 9 (8.18%) Web Development
15 7 (6.36%) Extreme Programming
15 7 (6.36%) MVVM
15 7 (6.36%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 77 (70.00%) C#
2 31 (28.18%) VB.NET
3 30 (27.27%) Ruby
4 26 (23.64%) VB
5 23 (20.91%) Java
6 22 (20.00%) SQL
7 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
8 16 (14.55%) C++
9 14 (12.73%) C
10 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.82%) RPG
12 1 (0.91%) PHP
12 1 (0.91%) PHP5
12 1 (0.91%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) hybris
2 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.82%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.82%) IBM
3 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.91%) Facebook
4 1 (0.91%) Twitter
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) Zend
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