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 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 9 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 20 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.35% 4.62% 11.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.30% 8.04% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 13
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
66 112 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 60.55% 57.44% 75.44%
Number of salaries quoted 65 86 85
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Wakefield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) MVC
2 25 (92.59%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (51.85%) Scrum
6 14 (51.85%) Kanban
6 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
7 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (48.15%) NUnit
7 13 (48.15%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (48.15%) Moq
7 13 (48.15%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (44.44%) Ninject
8 12 (44.44%) MSTest
8 12 (44.44%) MVVM
8 12 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
8 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (44.44%) Retail
8 12 (44.44%) WinForms
8 12 (44.44%) Tandem
8 12 (44.44%) Spring.NET
8 12 (44.44%) WCF
8 12 (44.44%) WPF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) DTS
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) NUnit
1 13 (48.15%) Moq
2 12 (44.44%) MSTest
2 12 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (48.15%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (44.44%) Ninject
5 12 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 12 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (44.44%) WinForms
5 12 (44.44%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) WPF
5 12 (44.44%) Spring.NET
6 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) LINQ
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 3 (11.11%) XML
10 3 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (44.44%) Tandem
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) MVC
2 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 14 (51.85%) Kanban
4 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
5 12 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (44.44%) MVVM
6 8 (29.63%) CRM
7 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Line Management
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (11.11%) Service Management
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) BDD
9 2 (7.41%) API Integration
10 1 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) PHP5
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Perforce
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago