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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 16 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 90 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.73% 5.88% 8.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.22% 7.78% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 37 35
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
681 540 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.79% 75.63% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 575 459 369
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 137 (80.59%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (44.12%) MVC
3 70 (41.18%) Java
4 66 (38.82%) .NET
4 66 (38.82%) ASP.NET
5 65 (38.24%) C#
6 57 (33.53%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (33.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (32.94%) SQL Server
8 51 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 48 (28.24%) SQL
10 45 (26.47%) HTML
11 37 (21.76%) CSS
11 37 (21.76%) JavaScript
12 35 (20.59%) PHP
12 35 (20.59%) Git (software)
12 35 (20.59%) RESTful
13 33 (19.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (18.24%) Entity Framework
14 31 (18.24%) .NET Framework
15 30 (17.65%) Web Application Development
16 29 (17.06%) BDD
16 29 (17.06%) WCF
17 26 (15.29%) Hibernate
17 26 (15.29%) Ruby
17 26 (15.29%) NoSQL
17 26 (15.29%) Node.js
18 25 (14.71%) Scrum
19 24 (14.12%) Software Engineering
20 19 (11.18%) Spring

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 26 (15.29%) Node.js
2 9 (5.29%) Apache
3 7 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.12%) JBoss
3 7 (4.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.18%) Confluence
5 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.76%) HTTP
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.29%) NoSQL
3 17 (10.00%) MySQL
4 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.65%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.12%) Ant
3 7 (4.12%) NUnit
3 7 (4.12%) Maven
4 6 (3.53%) JUnit
5 5 (2.94%) Subversion
5 5 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.94%) Liquibase
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.35%) MSTest
7 3 (1.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.76%) Xcode
8 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.18%) JIRA
8 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.59%) Selenium
9 1 (0.59%) Mockito
9 1 (0.59%) Gradle
9 1 (0.59%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (9.41%) Finance
2 15 (8.82%) Banking
3 8 (4.71%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.76%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (80.59%) Developer
2 59 (34.71%) .NET Developer
3 53 (31.18%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.18%) PHP Developer
5 14 (8.24%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.29%) Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (4.71%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (2.94%) Junior
9 5 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.35%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.35%) Graduate
10 4 (2.35%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.35%) Graduate Business Analyst
10 4 (2.35%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (2.35%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (38.82%) .NET
1 66 (38.82%) ASP.NET
2 57 (33.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 45 (26.47%) HTML
4 37 (21.76%) CSS
5 35 (20.59%) RESTful
6 33 (19.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (18.24%) Entity Framework
7 31 (18.24%) .NET Framework
8 29 (17.06%) WCF
9 26 (15.29%) Hibernate
10 19 (11.18%) Spring
11 17 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (8.24%) jQuery
13 13 (7.65%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (7.06%) XML
15 11 (6.47%) Web Services
16 9 (5.29%) SOAP
16 9 (5.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.76%) iPhone
3 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.76%) User Experience
3 3 (1.76%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.76%) Tandem
3 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.59%) Physics
4 1 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.41%) Linux
2 7 (4.12%) UNIX
2 7 (4.12%) Solaris
3 4 (2.35%) Android
4 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (80.59%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (44.12%) MVC
3 57 (33.53%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 30 (17.65%) Web Application Development
6 29 (17.06%) BDD
7 25 (14.71%) Scrum
8 24 (14.12%) Software Engineering
9 15 (8.82%) OO
10 13 (7.65%) Automated Testing
11 11 (6.47%) OOP
12 9 (5.29%) UML
12 9 (5.29%) DevOps
13 8 (4.71%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.71%) RUP
14 7 (4.12%) SOA
15 6 (3.53%) E-Commerce
16 5 (2.94%) Refactoring
16 5 (2.94%) Web Development
17 4 (2.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 70 (41.18%) Java
2 65 (38.24%) C#
3 48 (28.24%) SQL
4 37 (21.76%) JavaScript
5 35 (20.59%) PHP
6 26 (15.29%) Ruby
7 15 (8.82%) PL/SQL
8 13 (7.65%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.71%) COBOL
11 3 (1.76%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.76%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.59%) Groovy
12 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (5.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) SLA
2 3 (1.76%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (9.41%) Oracle
2 9 (5.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.71%) Tieto
4 4 (2.35%) Google
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.59%) Apple
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago