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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 43 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.69% 3.79% 4.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 4.65% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,600
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
524 409 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.49% 81.64% 76.04%
Number of salaries quoted 375 358 320
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +13 40 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Sunderland - 2 £35,000 - 1
Gateshead - 1 £32,500 -
TDD
North East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 82 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (67.02%) C#
3 55 (58.51%) .NET
3 55 (58.51%) MVC
4 54 (57.45%) ASP.NET
5 47 (50.00%) Games
6 45 (47.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (44.68%) Web Application Development
8 41 (43.62%) WCF
9 40 (42.55%) Dependency Injection
10 39 (41.49%) SQL Server
11 38 (40.43%) Scrum
11 38 (40.43%) Ninject
12 27 (28.72%) Google
12 27 (28.72%) Node.js
13 26 (27.66%) Android
13 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 26 (27.66%) Mobile App
14 25 (26.60%) iPhone
14 25 (26.60%) Domain-Driven Design
14 25 (26.60%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (26.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (22.34%) C++
16 21 (22.34%) HTML
17 20 (21.28%) Ruby
17 20 (21.28%) Kanban
18 19 (20.21%) Windows
18 19 (20.21%) Computer Science
19 17 (18.09%) WPF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (28.72%) Node.js
2 3 (3.19%) Confluence
2 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (26.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.19%) MySQL
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.19%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.13%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MSTest
1 14 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (13.83%) Moq
2 13 (13.83%) NUnit
3 5 (5.32%) Selenium
4 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.13%) RSpec
6 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
General
1 47 (50.00%) Games
2 9 (9.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (84.04%) Developer
2 45 (47.87%) .NET Developer
3 23 (24.47%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Junior
4 11 (11.70%) Junior Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Junior .NET Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Graduate
5 9 (9.57%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (9.57%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Principal Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (58.51%) .NET
2 54 (57.45%) ASP.NET
3 45 (47.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (43.62%) WCF
5 38 (40.43%) Ninject
6 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 25 (26.60%) KnockoutJS
8 21 (22.34%) HTML
9 17 (18.09%) WPF
10 15 (15.96%) .NET Framework
11 13 (13.83%) WinForms
11 13 (13.83%) CSS
11 13 (13.83%) Spring.NET
11 13 (13.83%) RESTful
11 13 (13.83%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (13.83%) Unity DI Container
12 12 (12.77%) JSON
13 11 (11.70%) OpenGL
13 11 (11.70%) HTML5
13 11 (11.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) Mobile App
2 25 (26.60%) iPhone
3 19 (20.21%) Computer Science
4 13 (13.83%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (12.77%) Mathematics
6 11 (11.70%) Visualisation
6 11 (11.70%) Open Source
7 9 (9.57%) Physics
7 9 (9.57%) GIS
8 6 (6.38%) CUDA
9 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.13%) Social Network
10 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.13%) User Experience
11 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.06%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Android
2 19 (20.21%) Windows
3 13 (13.83%) Linux
4 3 (3.19%) UNIX
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (58.51%) MVC
3 42 (44.68%) Web Application Development
4 40 (42.55%) Dependency Injection
5 38 (40.43%) Scrum
6 25 (26.60%) Domain-Driven Design
7 24 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (21.28%) Kanban
9 14 (14.89%) OO
10 13 (13.83%) MVVM
11 11 (11.70%) Multithreading
11 11 (11.70%) Image Processing
11 11 (11.70%) 3D Visualisation
12 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 8 (8.51%) Web Development
13 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
13 7 (7.45%) Test Scripting
14 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
15 4 (4.26%) User Stories
15 4 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.02%) C#
2 21 (22.34%) C++
3 20 (21.28%) Ruby
4 15 (15.96%) Java
5 11 (11.70%) VB.NET
5 11 (11.70%) Scala
6 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.51%) Python
8 7 (7.45%) VB
9 5 (5.32%) SQL
9 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.19%) C
10 3 (3.19%) PHP
11 1 (1.06%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
1 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Google
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle
3 2 (2.13%) hybris
3 2 (2.13%) Facebook
3 2 (2.13%) Twitter
4 1 (1.06%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
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Posted: 11 days ago
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HMRC
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HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £35,232 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 21 days ago
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