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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing TDD 7 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.19% 14.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.93% 22.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
101 77 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 74.81% 63.64% 58.50%
Number of salaries quoted 97 64 77
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 5 May 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 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 22 (91.67%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) .NET
3 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
4 19 (79.17%) CSS
5 18 (75.00%) HTML
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (66.67%) LINQ
7 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
7 14 (58.33%) Entity Framework
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
9 8 (33.33%) jQuery
10 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
10 7 (29.17%) Scrum
11 6 (25.00%) Ajax
11 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (20.83%) Web Services
13 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (16.67%) Kanban
13 4 (16.67%) Spring.NET
13 4 (16.67%) WCF
13 4 (16.67%) NUnit
13 4 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
13 4 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
13 4 (16.67%) Ninject

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) DTS
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) MSTest
2 4 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (16.67%) Moq
2 4 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Senior Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
8 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (66.67%) LINQ
5 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
5 14 (58.33%) Entity Framework
6 8 (33.33%) jQuery
7 6 (25.00%) Ajax
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) Spring.NET
9 4 (16.67%) WCF
9 4 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (16.67%) Ninject
9 4 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (12.50%) REST
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) XML
10 3 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) PHP5
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Perforce
2 2 (8.33%) Zend
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
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