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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 46 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.75% 9.45% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.47% 12.42% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 27
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
401 459 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 76.24% 76.12% 80.32%
Number of salaries quoted 313 395 382
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 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 29 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 -12 25 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Gateshead -5 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North Shields - 2 £37,500 -
Sunderland -7 1 £70,000 +55.55%
TDD
North East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 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 88 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (83.00%) C#
2 83 (83.00%) .NET
3 81 (81.00%) MVC
4 77 (77.00%) SQL Server
5 70 (70.00%) ASP.NET
6 63 (63.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (62.00%) WCF
8 60 (60.00%) Node.js
8 60 (60.00%) Web Application Development
9 57 (57.00%) RESTful
10 56 (56.00%) Ruby
11 54 (54.00%) BDD
12 52 (52.00%) Git (software)
13 51 (51.00%) NoSQL
13 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 47 (47.00%) Entity Framework
14 47 (47.00%) .NET Framework
15 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
16 20 (20.00%) VB.NET
16 20 (20.00%) HTML
17 18 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (15.00%) SQL
19 14 (14.00%) Games
20 12 (12.00%) CSS
20 12 (12.00%) OO
21 11 (11.00%) VB
21 11 (11.00%) Mobile App
21 11 (11.00%) Ninject
21 11 (11.00%) Dependency Injection

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 60 (60.00%) Node.js
2 2 (2.00%) CMS
2 2 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) nginx
3 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (77.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (51.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.00%) NUnit
3 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.00%) Selenium
3 4 (4.00%) MSTest
3 4 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (4.00%) Moq
4 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.00%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) JUnit
5 2 (2.00%) JIRA
5 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (2.00%) Gradle
5 2 (2.00%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.00%) Grunt
6 1 (1.00%) Sahi
General
1 14 (14.00%) Games
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (93.00%) Developer
2 73 (73.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Architect
9 2 (2.00%) Tester
9 2 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.00%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (2.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (83.00%) .NET
2 70 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 63 (63.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (62.00%) WCF
5 57 (57.00%) RESTful
6 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 47 (47.00%) Entity Framework
7 47 (47.00%) .NET Framework
8 20 (20.00%) HTML
9 12 (12.00%) CSS
10 11 (11.00%) Ninject
11 10 (10.00%) HTML5
11 10 (10.00%) XML
12 9 (9.00%) WPF
12 9 (9.00%) LINQ
12 9 (9.00%) WinForms
13 8 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (7.00%) jQuery
15 6 (6.00%) ADO.NET
15 6 (6.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.00%) iPhone
4 6 (6.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.00%) CUDA
7 2 (2.00%) W3C
7 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.00%) User Experience
8 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.00%) Physics
8 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) Android
3 5 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (81.00%) MVC
3 60 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 54 (54.00%) BDD
5 12 (12.00%) OO
6 11 (11.00%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (10.00%) Scrum
8 8 (8.00%) Web Development
8 8 (8.00%) Mobile Development
9 7 (7.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (7.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.00%) Kanban
11 5 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.00%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.00%) Image Processing
12 4 (4.00%) Open Source
12 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.00%) SDLC
13 3 (3.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 83 (83.00%) C#
2 56 (56.00%) Ruby
3 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 15 (15.00%) SQL
6 11 (11.00%) VB
7 8 (8.00%) Java
8 5 (5.00%) C++
8 5 (5.00%) Python
9 3 (3.00%) Delphi
10 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.00%) Groovy
10 2 (2.00%) Scala
11 1 (1.00%) Fortran
11 1 (1.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (1.00%) Degree
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Google
2 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.00%) RedDot
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
TEKsystems
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 25 days ago