The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 38 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.27% 8.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 12.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 75 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 61.02% 74.26% 75.93%
Number of salaries quoted 108 70 73
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

TDD
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

TDD Salary Trend in Wakefield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) HTML5
2 18 (90.00%) CSS3
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) C#
4 14 (70.00%) MQSeries
4 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
4 14 (70.00%) IBM
4 14 (70.00%) WinForms
4 14 (70.00%) WebSphere
4 14 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (70.00%) WPF
4 14 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
4 14 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (70.00%) MVVM
5 12 (60.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 6 (30.00%) WCF
6 6 (30.00%) NUnit
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (30.00%) MSTest

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 14 (70.00%) MQSeries
1 14 (70.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (30.00%) MSTest
2 6 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (30.00%) Moq
2 6 (30.00%) NUnit
3 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) HTML5
2 18 (90.00%) CSS3
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 14 (70.00%) WinForms
3 14 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (70.00%) WPF
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (30.00%) Ninject
4 6 (30.00%) Spring.NET
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) MVVM
3 6 (30.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Kanban
3 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) IBM
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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