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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 58 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.80% 3.99% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.56% 4.79% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 19
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
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
607 376 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 81.59% 83.37% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 502 315 460
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 30 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 60 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (49.40%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.96%) MVC
4 33 (39.76%) C#
4 33 (39.76%) .NET
5 31 (37.35%) HTML
6 30 (36.14%) Java
7 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
8 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET
8 28 (33.73%) CSS
9 26 (31.33%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
11 19 (22.89%) MySQL
11 19 (22.89%) SQL
11 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
12 18 (21.69%) Scrum
13 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
14 16 (19.28%) Spring
14 16 (19.28%) WCF
14 16 (19.28%) Web Services
15 15 (18.07%) Hibernate
16 14 (16.87%) PHP
17 13 (15.66%) Linux
17 13 (15.66%) OO
18 12 (14.46%) J2EE
18 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
18 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
19 11 (13.25%) Puppet
20 10 (12.05%) PostgreSQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) Jetty
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) Magnolia
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.89%) MySQL
3 10 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.61%) Redis
7 3 (3.61%) Big Data
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.05%) Subversion
3 9 (10.84%) RSpec
3 9 (10.84%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (9.64%) NUnit
5 6 (7.23%) Selenium
5 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.02%) Maven
7 4 (4.82%) JIRA
8 3 (3.61%) Ant
8 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.61%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.61%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.41%) JUnit
9 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (2.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (81.93%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Java Developer
2 21 (25.30%) .NET Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (7.23%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.02%) CRM Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.41%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.76%) .NET
2 31 (37.35%) HTML
3 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET
3 28 (33.73%) CSS
4 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (19.28%) Web Services
5 16 (19.28%) WCF
5 16 (19.28%) Spring
6 15 (18.07%) Hibernate
7 12 (14.46%) J2EE
8 10 (12.05%) XML
9 9 (10.84%) SOAP
9 9 (10.84%) jQuery
9 9 (10.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (10.84%) Ember.js
10 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.64%) Apache Cordova
10 8 (9.64%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (9.64%) PhoneGap
10 8 (9.64%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Tandem
1 8 (9.64%) Open Source
2 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 3 (3.61%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.61%) Replication
5 2 (2.41%) NHS
5 2 (2.41%) W3C
6 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) UNIX
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) MVC
3 26 (31.33%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
5 18 (21.69%) Scrum
6 13 (15.66%) OO
7 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
8 9 (10.84%) OOP
9 8 (9.64%) Web Application Development
10 7 (8.43%) Web Development
11 6 (7.23%) CRM
11 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.02%) BDD
13 4 (4.82%) Workflow
13 4 (4.82%) Refactoring
13 4 (4.82%) Pair Programming
14 3 (3.61%) Content Management
14 3 (3.61%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) JavaScript
2 33 (39.76%) C#
3 30 (36.14%) Java
4 19 (22.89%) SQL
5 14 (16.87%) PHP
6 9 (10.84%) Ruby
7 8 (9.64%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (9.64%) RubyMotion
8 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.41%) VB6
10 2 (2.41%) VB
11 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (13.25%) Puppet
3 3 (3.61%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Facebook
2 8 (9.64%) Twitter
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Sybase
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