The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 54 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.14% 4.40% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.99% 5.28% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
601 379 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.50% 83.30% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 488 319 416
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

TDD
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Sheffield region.

TDD Salary Trend in Sheffield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 58 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 35 (43.75%) MVC
4 34 (42.50%) C#
4 34 (42.50%) HTML
4 34 (42.50%) .NET
5 31 (38.75%) CSS
6 30 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
8 27 (33.75%) Java
9 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
10 20 (25.00%) SQL
10 20 (25.00%) Scrum
11 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (22.50%) MySQL
12 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (21.25%) Web Services
13 17 (21.25%) Spring
14 16 (20.00%) Hibernate
14 16 (20.00%) WCF
15 15 (18.75%) Software Engineering
16 13 (16.25%) J2EE
16 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
17 12 (15.00%) PHP
17 12 (15.00%) SOAP
17 12 (15.00%) OO
18 11 (13.75%) Relational Database
19 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
19 10 (12.50%) Linux
19 10 (12.50%) XML

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) Jetty
3 4 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.50%) MySQL
3 11 (13.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 4 (5.00%) Redis
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.25%) Big Data
11 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) NUnit
2 9 (11.25%) RSpec
2 9 (11.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (11.25%) Cucumber
3 6 (7.50%) Subversion
3 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.00%) JIRA
4 4 (5.00%) Selenium
5 3 (3.75%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
5 3 (3.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) Moq
6 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.25%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (82.50%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Senior Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 9 (11.25%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Web Developer
9 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) CRM Developer
11 4 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) PHP Developer
12 3 (3.75%) Agile .NET Developer
12 3 (3.75%) Agile C# Developer
12 3 (3.75%) Analyst
12 3 (3.75%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (42.50%) HTML
1 34 (42.50%) .NET
2 31 (38.75%) CSS
3 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
4 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (21.25%) Web Services
5 17 (21.25%) Spring
6 16 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 16 (20.00%) WCF
7 13 (16.25%) J2EE
8 12 (15.00%) SOAP
9 10 (12.50%) XML
9 10 (12.50%) jQuery
10 9 (11.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (11.25%) NHibernate
10 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.25%) Ember.js
10 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (10.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Open Source
1 8 (10.00%) Tandem
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) User Experience
3 3 (3.75%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) W3C
5 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.75%) MVC
3 20 (25.00%) Scrum
4 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.00%) OO
7 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Web Development
10 6 (7.50%) OOP
10 6 (7.50%) CRM
10 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.25%) BDD
11 5 (6.25%) OOD
12 4 (5.00%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.00%) Workflow
12 4 (5.00%) OO PHP
13 3 (3.75%) Build Automation
13 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 34 (42.50%) C#
3 27 (33.75%) Java
4 20 (25.00%) SQL
5 12 (15.00%) PHP
6 9 (11.25%) Ruby
7 8 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (10.00%) RubyMotion
8 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.50%) VB6
10 2 (2.50%) VB
11 1 (1.25%) Scala
11 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (11.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Facebook
2 8 (10.00%) Twitter
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
4 5 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + plus Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £28,000 to £32,000 depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum 35000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum £35000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago