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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 16 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 68 32 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.28% 6.60% 13.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.41% 7.67% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 60
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
507 417 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.08% 85.98% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 435 372 322
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 +1 44 £38,500 +10.00% 8
Gateshead - 18 £35,000 - 3
Sunderland 0 6 £35,000 -12.50%
TDD
North East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 78 (75.73%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (67.96%) C#
3 65 (63.11%) MVC
4 63 (61.17%) .NET
5 62 (60.19%) ASP.NET
6 48 (46.60%) SQL Server
7 46 (44.66%) Ruby
8 45 (43.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (42.72%) Scrum
10 41 (39.81%) Web Application Development
11 37 (35.92%) NoSQL
11 37 (35.92%) RESTful
12 35 (33.98%) WCF
13 33 (32.04%) HTML
14 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (28.16%) WPF
16 27 (26.21%) Dependency Injection
16 27 (26.21%) Ninject
17 26 (25.24%) Node.js
18 24 (23.30%) Kanban
18 24 (23.30%) JSON
18 24 (23.30%) Java
18 24 (23.30%) CSS
18 24 (23.30%) Windows
19 23 (22.33%) Scala
19 23 (22.33%) Open Source
19 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
19 23 (22.33%) Jenkins
20 22 (21.36%) Games
21 21 (20.39%) WinForms

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 26 (25.24%) Node.js
2 9 (8.74%) Confluence
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (46.60%) SQL Server
2 37 (35.92%) NoSQL
3 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.50%) MSTest
3 16 (15.53%) Moq
3 16 (15.53%) NUnit
4 15 (14.56%) Git (software)
4 15 (14.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (9.71%) JIRA
6 9 (8.74%) Selenium
7 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (21.36%) Games
2 6 (5.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 88 (85.44%) Developer
2 51 (49.51%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Software Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Junior
4 11 (10.68%) Graduate
4 11 (10.68%) Junior .NET Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Junior Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 10 (9.71%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Lead Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Architect
7 7 (6.80%) Principal Software Developer
8 4 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Applications Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Web Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (61.17%) .NET
2 62 (60.19%) ASP.NET
3 45 (43.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (35.92%) RESTful
5 35 (33.98%) WCF
6 33 (32.04%) HTML
7 29 (28.16%) WPF
8 27 (26.21%) Ninject
9 24 (23.30%) JSON
9 24 (23.30%) CSS
10 21 (20.39%) WinForms
11 20 (19.42%) .NET Framework
12 19 (18.45%) HTML5
13 15 (14.56%) Castle Windsor
13 15 (14.56%) Unity DI Container
13 15 (14.56%) Spring.NET
14 14 (13.59%) XML
14 14 (13.59%) Play Framework
14 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (11.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Open Source
2 15 (14.56%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (14.56%) Mobile App
3 13 (12.62%) Client/Server
4 12 (11.65%) iPhone
5 11 (10.68%) Computer Science
6 9 (8.74%) Visualisation
7 7 (6.80%) CUDA
8 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (4.85%) Social Network
9 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.97%) GIS
10 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Windows
2 20 (19.42%) Linux
3 13 (12.62%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (75.73%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (63.11%) MVC
3 44 (42.72%) Scrum
4 41 (39.81%) Web Application Development
5 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (26.21%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (23.30%) Kanban
8 16 (15.53%) Automated Testing
9 15 (14.56%) MVVM
9 15 (14.56%) BDD
10 12 (11.65%) Domain-Driven Design
11 10 (9.71%) Image Processing
11 10 (9.71%) Web Development
12 9 (8.74%) Multithreading
12 9 (8.74%) 3D Visualisation
12 9 (8.74%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.85%) OO
14 4 (3.88%) Unit Testing
15 3 (2.91%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 70 (67.96%) C#
2 46 (44.66%) Ruby
3 24 (23.30%) Java
4 23 (22.33%) Scala
5 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.42%) VB.NET
6 13 (12.62%) SQL
7 11 (10.68%) Python
7 11 (10.68%) C++
8 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.83%) VB
10 5 (4.85%) PHP
11 3 (2.91%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Puppet
1 9 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Google
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Facebook
2 5 (4.85%) Twitter
3 2 (1.94%) Zend
4 1 (0.97%) Apple
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago