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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 62 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.16% 6.06% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.76% 8.19% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
420 464 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 82.35% 74.00% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 339 319 368
Average salary £40,000 £37,025 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.03% -7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
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 31 July 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 +7 45 £40,000 - 3
Gateshead - 17 £37,500 - 2
TDD
North East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 103 (91.15%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (84.96%) .NET
3 95 (84.07%) C#
4 91 (80.53%) MVC
5 86 (76.11%) SQL Server
6 84 (74.34%) ASP.NET
7 77 (68.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 72 (63.72%) WCF
9 70 (61.95%) Web Application Development
10 69 (61.06%) RESTful
11 63 (55.75%) Node.js
12 58 (51.33%) .NET Framework
13 55 (48.67%) Ruby
13 55 (48.67%) Git (software)
13 55 (48.67%) BDD
13 55 (48.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 54 (47.79%) Entity Framework
15 53 (46.90%) NoSQL
16 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
17 27 (23.89%) VB.NET
18 26 (23.01%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (19.47%) SQL
19 22 (19.47%) HTML
20 20 (17.70%) OO
21 19 (16.81%) Web Services
21 19 (16.81%) Mobile App
22 17 (15.04%) Ninject
22 17 (15.04%) Dependency Injection
22 17 (15.04%) VB
23 16 (14.16%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 63 (55.75%) Node.js
2 2 (1.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.88%) nginx
3 1 (0.88%) Moodle
3 1 (0.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (76.11%) SQL Server
2 53 (46.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 55 (48.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.39%) NUnit
3 11 (9.73%) MSTest
3 11 (9.73%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (9.73%) Moq
4 10 (8.85%) Gradle
4 10 (8.85%) JUnit
5 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.65%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.77%) Selenium
7 2 (1.77%) Subversion
7 2 (1.77%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.88%) Grunt
8 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (8.85%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Local Government
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (96.46%) Developer
2 83 (73.45%) .NET Developer
3 11 (9.73%) C# Developer
4 8 (7.08%) Senior Developer
4 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (4.42%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (2.65%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Analyst
9 2 (1.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (1.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 1 (0.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (84.96%) .NET
2 84 (74.34%) ASP.NET
3 77 (68.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (63.72%) WCF
5 69 (61.06%) RESTful
6 58 (51.33%) .NET Framework
7 55 (48.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 54 (47.79%) Entity Framework
9 22 (19.47%) HTML
10 19 (16.81%) Web Services
11 17 (15.04%) Ninject
12 16 (14.16%) CSS
13 13 (11.50%) REST
14 11 (9.73%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (9.73%) HTML5
14 11 (9.73%) Spring.NET
14 11 (9.73%) Unity DI Container
15 10 (8.85%) JPA
15 10 (8.85%) Swing
15 10 (8.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.01%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (16.81%) Mobile App
3 11 (9.73%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (5.31%) iPhone
4 6 (5.31%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.77%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.88%) W3C
6 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) Physics
6 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Android
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (91.15%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (80.53%) MVC
3 70 (61.95%) Web Application Development
4 55 (48.67%) BDD
5 20 (17.70%) OO
6 17 (15.04%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (14.16%) Scrum
8 12 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.73%) Kanban
9 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
10 10 (8.85%) OOD
11 8 (7.08%) Mobile Development
12 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.19%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.31%) Open Source
13 6 (5.31%) Domain-Driven Design
14 4 (3.54%) Waterfall
15 3 (2.65%) SDLC
15 3 (2.65%) Software Engineering
16 2 (1.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 95 (84.07%) C#
2 55 (48.67%) Ruby
3 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.89%) VB.NET
5 22 (19.47%) SQL
6 17 (15.04%) VB
7 14 (12.39%) Java
8 10 (8.85%) Groovy
9 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.65%) Delphi
11 1 (0.88%) C++
11 1 (0.88%) Perl
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) Python
11 1 (0.88%) Fortran
11 1 (0.88%) Pascal
11 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Vagrant
1 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Google
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.88%) Blackboard
4 1 (0.88%) RedDot
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £325 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Casmaco Limited
Salary: Competitive depending on experience, knowledge and skills
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago