The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 11 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.82% 2.55% 12.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.86% 3.88% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 18
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
TDD
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 129 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 74.07% 65.82% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 130 105 102
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

TDD
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

TDD Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

TDD
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) VB.NET
4 11 (68.75%) BDD
5 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
6 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (50.00%) RESTful
7 8 (50.00%) WCF
7 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (50.00%) Node.js
7 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (50.00%) Ruby
7 8 (50.00%) VB
7 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (37.50%) HTML
9 6 (37.50%) CSS
10 5 (31.25%) Scrum
11 4 (25.00%) jQuery
12 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
12 3 (18.75%) JSON
12 3 (18.75%) OOP
13 2 (12.50%) OO
13 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (50.00%) WCF
3 8 (50.00%) RESTful
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (6.25%) React
8 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.25%) J2EE
8 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.25%) Spring
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Kanban
7 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) SOA
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) VB.NET
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) VB
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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