Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 31 22
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 +25
Permanent jobs citing TDD 228 382 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.63% 7.59% 8.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 8.23% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 170 337 425
East Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

TDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,709 4,640 5,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.63% 92.21% 89.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,693 3,912 4,050
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in the East Midlands

TDD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for TDD in the East Midlands

TDD
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for TDD in the East Midlands

TDD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 86 £42,500 - 6
Leicestershire +32 77 £47,500 +13.64% 2
Northamptonshire -13 46 £47,500 - 7
Derbyshire -20 17 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Lincolnshire -5 2 £40,750 +8.67% 2
TDD
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for TDD.

1 196 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (57.46%) Java
3 121 (53.07%) JavaScript
4 103 (45.18%) HTML
5 100 (43.86%) C#
6 97 (42.54%) CSS
7 86 (37.72%) Spring
8 85 (37.28%) Continuous Integration
9 79 (34.65%) MVC
10 78 (34.21%) .NET
11 72 (31.58%) OO
12 69 (30.26%) HTML5
13 68 (29.82%) BDD
14 66 (28.95%) Scrum
14 66 (28.95%) Test Automation
15 63 (27.63%) Node.js
16 60 (26.32%) Software Engineering
17 57 (25.00%) Web Development
18 48 (21.05%) Maven
19 47 (20.61%) Web Services
20 46 (20.18%) SQL
20 46 (20.18%) Jenkins
21 44 (19.30%) Git (software)
22 42 (18.42%) RESTful
22 42 (18.42%) Degree
23 41 (17.98%) ASP.NET
24 40 (17.54%) Selenium
25 38 (16.67%) JIRA
26 37 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
26 37 (16.23%) PostgreSQL

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (8.77%) Apache
2 12 (5.26%) Confluence
3 5 (2.19%) IIS
4 3 (1.32%) JBoss
4 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (10.09%) GitHub
4 7 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.07%) npm
4 7 (3.07%) SaaS
4 7 (3.07%) Serverless
5 6 (2.63%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.19%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (2.19%) IaaS
6 5 (2.19%) Office 365
6 5 (2.19%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.44%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) Firewall
1 2 (0.88%) Internet
1 2 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (0.88%) VPN
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.23%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (14.91%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.39%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (2.63%) MySQL
5 6 (2.63%) OLAP
5 6 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (2.63%) Power BI
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.19%) Big Data
6 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.88%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (21.05%) Maven
2 46 (20.18%) Jenkins
3 44 (19.30%) Git (software)
4 40 (17.54%) Selenium
5 38 (16.67%) JIRA
6 36 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 30 (13.16%) Cucumber
8 24 (10.53%) SoapUI
8 24 (10.53%) WebDriver
9 21 (9.21%) JMeter
10 20 (8.77%) webpack
11 15 (6.58%) Subversion
12 12 (5.26%) Robot Framework
12 12 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (4.39%) Travis CI
14 9 (3.95%) JUnit
15 8 (3.51%) Visual Studio Code
16 7 (3.07%) GitLab
17 5 (2.19%) Babel
17 5 (2.19%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (13.16%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 20 (8.77%) Retail
4 11 (4.82%) Marketing
5 10 (4.39%) Automotive
6 6 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.19%) Back Office
7 5 (2.19%) Banking
8 3 (1.32%) Games
9 2 (0.88%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.44%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (58.33%) Developer
2 34 (14.91%) Java Developer
3 33 (14.47%) C# Developer
3 33 (14.47%) Software Engineer
4 31 (13.60%) Tester
5 27 (11.84%) Applications Engineer
5 27 (11.84%) Automation Tester
5 27 (11.84%) Web Applications Engineer
5 27 (11.84%) Web Engineer
6 26 (11.40%) .NET Developer
6 26 (11.40%) Applications Developer
6 26 (11.40%) Web Developer
7 23 (10.09%) Web Applications Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Senior Developer
9 17 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (6.14%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (6.14%) Lead Developer
11 13 (5.70%) Software Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Analyst
12 12 (5.26%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (45.18%) HTML
2 97 (42.54%) CSS
3 86 (37.72%) Spring
4 78 (34.21%) .NET
5 69 (30.26%) HTML5
6 63 (27.63%) Node.js
7 47 (20.61%) Web Services
8 42 (18.42%) RESTful
9 41 (17.98%) ASP.NET
10 32 (14.04%) JSON
11 31 (13.60%) AngularJS
12 29 (12.72%) React
13 28 (12.28%) REST
14 24 (10.53%) CSS3
15 23 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (9.65%) J2EE
17 20 (8.77%) Redux
18 19 (8.33%) .NET Framework
19 15 (6.58%) Java EE
19 15 (6.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (10.09%) User Experience
3 15 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.19%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.19%) NHS
6 4 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (0.88%) Contactless
7 2 (0.88%) Fintech
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.44%) Handset
8 1 (0.44%) Life Science
8 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.60%) Linux
2 22 (9.65%) Windows
3 13 (5.70%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.26%) Android
5 5 (2.19%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (37.28%) Continuous Integration
3 79 (34.65%) MVC
4 72 (31.58%) OO
5 68 (29.82%) BDD
6 66 (28.95%) Scrum
6 66 (28.95%) Test Automation
7 60 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 57 (25.00%) Web Development
9 36 (15.79%) DevOps
10 33 (14.47%) OOP
11 30 (13.16%) SDLC
12 29 (12.72%) User Stories
13 26 (11.40%) Kanban
14 24 (10.53%) Unit Testing
15 22 (9.65%) Time Management
16 21 (9.21%) Computer Science
16 21 (9.21%) Microservices
17 20 (8.77%) Test Management
17 20 (8.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 131 (57.46%) Java
2 121 (53.07%) JavaScript
3 100 (43.86%) C#
4 46 (20.18%) SQL
5 15 (6.58%) ES6
5 15 (6.58%) Python
5 15 (6.58%) TypeScript
6 14 (6.14%) Scala
7 12 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.82%) C
9 10 (4.39%) C++
10 7 (3.07%) Groovy
10 7 (3.07%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 6 (2.63%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.19%) Ruby
12 5 (2.19%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.75%) Java 8
14 3 (1.32%) PHP
15 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (18.42%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.88%) IIBA
3 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.35%) QA
2 6 (2.63%) GDPR
3 2 (0.88%) WCAG
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.53%) Firmware
2 18 (7.89%) Docker
3 2 (0.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) Ansible
2 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.88%) Kibana
3 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
3 2 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.82%) Apple
3 7 (3.07%) Twitter
4 5 (2.19%) Oracle
4 5 (2.19%) SAP
5 3 (1.32%) hybris
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.44%) Cognizant