The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 52 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.65% 8.70% 7.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.40% 11.34% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
456 441 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 75.87% 76.70% 77.13%
Number of salaries quoted 369 388 390
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £54,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

TDD
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TDD Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

TDD
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

TDD
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 25 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Gateshead -4 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North Shields - 6 £37,500 - 1
Sunderland -3 2 £53,750 +19.44%
TDD
North East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 83 (83.84%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (81.82%) C#
3 80 (80.81%) .NET
4 79 (79.80%) MVC
5 75 (75.76%) SQL Server
6 68 (68.69%) ASP.NET
7 56 (56.57%) Node.js
8 55 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (54.55%) Ruby
9 54 (54.55%) WCF
10 52 (52.53%) RESTful
10 52 (52.53%) Web Application Development
11 51 (51.52%) BDD
12 48 (48.48%) Git (software)
13 47 (47.47%) NoSQL
13 47 (47.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 43 (43.43%) Entity Framework
14 43 (43.43%) .NET Framework
15 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
16 24 (24.24%) HTML
17 22 (22.22%) VB.NET
18 18 (18.18%) SQL
19 17 (17.17%) CSS
20 15 (15.15%) XML
20 15 (15.15%) Games
21 14 (14.14%) LINQ
21 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Software
22 13 (13.13%) Mobile Development
22 13 (13.13%) WPF
23 12 (12.12%) WinForms

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 56 (56.57%) Node.js
2 2 (2.02%) CMS
2 2 (2.02%) Confluence
3 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.01%) nginx
3 1 (1.01%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 47 (47.47%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.06%) NUnit
3 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.04%) Selenium
3 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (2.02%) JUnit
5 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.02%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.02%) MSTest
5 2 (2.02%) Moq
5 2 (2.02%) Gradle
5 2 (2.02%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.02%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.01%) Grunt
6 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.01%) WATIR
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (15.15%) Games
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.02%) Local Government
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (92.93%) Developer
2 69 (69.70%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.07%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Tester
10 2 (2.02%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (80.81%) .NET
2 68 (68.69%) ASP.NET
3 55 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (54.55%) WCF
5 52 (52.53%) RESTful
6 47 (47.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (43.43%) Entity Framework
7 43 (43.43%) .NET Framework
8 24 (24.24%) HTML
9 17 (17.17%) CSS
10 15 (15.15%) XML
11 14 (14.14%) LINQ
12 13 (13.13%) WPF
13 12 (12.12%) WinForms
14 11 (11.11%) ADO.NET
14 11 (11.11%) HTML5
15 8 (8.08%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (7.07%) Ninject
16 7 (7.07%) Web Services
17 6 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) iPhone
4 5 (5.05%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.04%) CUDA
5 4 (4.04%) Open Source
6 2 (2.02%) W3C
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Linux
2 9 (9.09%) Windows
3 7 (7.07%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (83.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (79.80%) MVC
3 52 (52.53%) Web Application Development
4 51 (51.52%) BDD
5 13 (13.13%) Mobile Development
6 12 (12.12%) OO
7 10 (10.10%) Web Development
8 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.07%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (7.07%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (7.07%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.06%) Scrum
10 6 (6.06%) Image Processing
11 5 (5.05%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.04%) OOD
12 4 (4.04%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.04%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.04%) 3D Visualisation
12 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 81 (81.82%) C#
2 54 (54.55%) Ruby
3 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 22 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 18 (18.18%) SQL
6 9 (9.09%) VB
7 7 (7.07%) Java
8 6 (6.06%) Python
9 5 (5.05%) C++
10 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.02%) Delphi
11 2 (2.02%) Scala
11 2 (2.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.04%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Google
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.01%) RedDot
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Shields
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago