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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 80 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.27% 7.39% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.82% 8.60% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77 40 35
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
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
624 570 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.89% 85.97% 81.53%
Number of salaries quoted 536 462 433
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 116 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (45.52%) Java
4 58 (40.00%) MVC
5 54 (37.24%) Unit Testing
6 45 (31.03%) C#
6 45 (31.03%) .NET
7 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
8 38 (26.21%) SQL Server
8 38 (26.21%) PHP
9 37 (25.52%) Git (software)
10 35 (24.14%) Software Engineering
11 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (20.00%) RESTful
13 28 (19.31%) HTML
14 26 (17.93%) WCF
14 26 (17.93%) .NET Framework
15 25 (17.24%) Hibernate
16 24 (16.55%) Linux
17 23 (15.86%) JavaScript
17 23 (15.86%) BDD
17 23 (15.86%) Web Application Development
18 22 (15.17%) MySQL
18 22 (15.17%) OO
19 21 (14.48%) SQL
19 21 (14.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 19 (13.10%) OOP
20 19 (13.10%) Ruby
21 18 (12.41%) Spring
21 18 (12.41%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (11.72%) Node.js
2 7 (4.83%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.83%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (4.83%) JBoss
2 7 (4.83%) Apache
3 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.38%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) Magnolia
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) HTTP
2 2 (1.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.17%) MySQL
3 17 (11.72%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.83%) Big Data
4 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (25.52%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.72%) Eclipse
3 16 (11.03%) Subversion
4 13 (8.97%) Maven
5 11 (7.59%) Jenkins
6 10 (6.90%) Ant
7 9 (6.21%) JUnit
7 9 (6.21%) Liquibase
8 7 (4.83%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.83%) NUnit
8 7 (4.83%) Selenium
9 6 (4.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (3.45%) JIRA
10 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.07%) Xcode
12 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.38%) RSpec
13 1 (0.69%) MSTest
13 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.90%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Banking
3 4 (2.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (82.07%) Developer
2 44 (30.34%) Java Developer
3 38 (26.21%) .NET Developer
4 24 (16.55%) PHP Developer
5 14 (9.66%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.59%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (4.83%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Web Developer
12 4 (2.76%) Tester
12 4 (2.76%) Performance Tester
12 4 (2.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.76%) PHP Web Developer
13 3 (2.07%) Agile .NET Developer
13 3 (2.07%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.03%) .NET
2 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (20.00%) RESTful
5 28 (19.31%) HTML
6 26 (17.93%) .NET Framework
6 26 (17.93%) WCF
7 25 (17.24%) Hibernate
8 21 (14.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (12.41%) CSS
9 18 (12.41%) Spring
10 17 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (11.03%) XML
12 15 (10.34%) Web Services
13 13 (8.97%) LAMP
14 12 (8.28%) JSON
14 12 (8.28%) J2EE
15 11 (7.59%) JSP
16 10 (6.90%) SOAP
17 9 (6.21%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.83%) Replication
3 6 (4.14%) Tandem
3 6 (4.14%) User Experience
4 5 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.38%) Open Source
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.55%) Linux
2 14 (9.66%) UNIX
3 7 (4.83%) Solaris
4 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
3 58 (40.00%) MVC
4 54 (37.24%) Unit Testing
5 35 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 23 (15.86%) BDD
6 23 (15.86%) Web Application Development
7 22 (15.17%) OO
8 19 (13.10%) OOP
9 15 (10.34%) Scrum
10 14 (9.66%) DevOps
11 10 (6.90%) Web Development
12 9 (6.21%) Refactoring
13 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.83%) Test Planning
14 5 (3.45%) Integration Testing
15 4 (2.76%) Performance Testing
15 4 (2.76%) CRM
16 3 (2.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (45.52%) Java
2 45 (31.03%) C#
3 38 (26.21%) PHP
4 23 (15.86%) JavaScript
5 21 (14.48%) SQL
6 19 (13.10%) Ruby
7 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.83%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.07%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.38%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.38%) RubyMotion
10 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (6.21%) Puppet
1 9 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.52%) Oracle
3 4 (2.76%) Tieto
4 2 (1.38%) Facebook
4 2 (1.38%) Twitter
5 1 (0.69%) Sybase
5 1 (0.69%) Apple
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