Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 24 38
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 298 393 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.32% 7.83% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.89% 8.66% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 254 340 388
East Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.57% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,075 £32,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 4,326 4,537 5,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.75% 90.34% 90.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,457 3,770 4,646
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,113 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 -5 125 £42,500 -5.56% 47
Northamptonshire -17 73 £52,500 +12.60% 8
Derbyshire +5 48 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Leicestershire -6 46 £41,800 +7.18% 24
Lincolnshire -1 6 £40,000 -15.79% 4
TDD
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 246 (82.55%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (47.32%) C#
3 140 (46.98%) JavaScript
4 135 (45.30%) BDD
5 123 (41.28%) Java
6 119 (39.93%) HTML
7 115 (38.59%) .NET
8 103 (34.56%) Scrum
9 102 (34.23%) CSS
10 99 (33.22%) Git (software)
11 93 (31.21%) MVC
12 92 (30.87%) RESTful
13 81 (27.18%) Web Services
14 80 (26.85%) SQL Server
14 80 (26.85%) SQL
15 79 (26.51%) Test Automation
16 78 (26.17%) ASP.NET
17 73 (24.50%) HTML5
18 72 (24.16%) AngularJS
19 64 (21.48%) ASP.NET Web API
20 60 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
21 58 (19.46%) Software Engineering
22 55 (18.46%) Node.js
22 55 (18.46%) SDLC
23 53 (17.79%) Jenkins
23 53 (17.79%) Spring
24 52 (17.45%) NoSQL
24 52 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
25 51 (17.11%) CSS3
25 51 (17.11%) Continuous Integration

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 21 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.69%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.35%) Apache
3 7 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.34%) CICS
6 3 (1.01%) CMS
6 3 (1.01%) Confluence
6 3 (1.01%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.67%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.67%) Ethereum
7 2 (0.67%) Hyperledger
7 2 (0.67%) IIS
7 2 (0.67%) JBoss
7 2 (0.67%) Kentico
7 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.34%) SAS
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.36%) CloudFront
3 13 (4.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (3.02%) GitHub
5 7 (2.35%) npm
6 6 (2.01%) Office 365
7 4 (1.34%) Azure Functions
7 4 (1.34%) IaaS
7 4 (1.34%) SaaS
7 4 (1.34%) Serverless
8 3 (1.01%) PaaS
9 1 (0.34%) G Suite
9 1 (0.34%) Slack
9 1 (0.34%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.36%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (2.01%) Intranet
3 5 (1.68%) HTTP
3 5 (1.68%) Internet
4 3 (1.01%) SMS
5 2 (0.67%) DNS
5 2 (0.67%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.34%) AMQP
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 52 (17.45%) NoSQL
3 35 (11.74%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (6.04%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.70%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.70%) MySQL
6 13 (4.36%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (3.36%) Big Data
7 10 (3.36%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.35%) Power BI
9 7 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.34%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (1.34%) DB2
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 99 (33.22%) Git (software)
2 53 (17.79%) Jenkins
3 47 (15.77%) Selenium
4 38 (12.75%) JIRA
5 31 (10.40%) Cucumber
5 31 (10.40%) webpack
6 27 (9.06%) gulp
7 25 (8.39%) Visual Studio
8 24 (8.05%) JUnit
9 23 (7.72%) Subversion
10 17 (5.70%) Jasmine
11 16 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (4.36%) Maven
12 13 (4.36%) NUnit
13 11 (3.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (3.69%) Grunt
13 11 (3.69%) JMeter
13 11 (3.69%) Mockito
14 10 (3.36%) Hudson
14 10 (3.36%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (11.41%) Finance
2 20 (6.71%) Retail
3 11 (3.69%) Banking
4 10 (3.36%) Games
5 8 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.68%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Automotive
7 4 (1.34%) Advertising
7 4 (1.34%) French Language
7 4 (1.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 200 (67.11%) Developer
2 68 (22.82%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.79%) Java Developer
4 39 (13.09%) C# Developer
5 36 (12.08%) Senior Developer
6 26 (8.72%) Software Engineer
7 21 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 17 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (5.37%) Tester
12 15 (5.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 15 (5.03%) Lead Developer
12 15 (5.03%) Software Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Social Media Developer
14 13 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.36%) Test Engineer
15 12 (4.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (39.93%) HTML
2 115 (38.59%) .NET
3 102 (34.23%) CSS
4 92 (30.87%) RESTful
5 81 (27.18%) Web Services
6 78 (26.17%) ASP.NET
7 73 (24.50%) HTML5
8 72 (24.16%) AngularJS
9 64 (21.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 60 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (18.46%) Node.js
12 53 (17.79%) Spring
13 51 (17.11%) CSS3
14 44 (14.77%) WCF
15 39 (13.09%) React
16 36 (12.08%) Hibernate
17 35 (11.74%) REST
18 34 (11.41%) .NET Framework
19 31 (10.40%) .NET Core
20 29 (9.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.37%) BBC
3 16 (5.37%) Social Media
3 16 (5.37%) User Experience
4 14 (4.70%) Fintech
5 13 (4.36%) NHS
6 11 (3.69%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.34%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.67%) Music Streaming
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
11 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.34%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.73%) Linux
2 19 (6.38%) Windows
3 13 (4.36%) CentOS
4 8 (2.68%) Android
4 8 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.01%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (82.55%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (45.30%) BDD
3 103 (34.56%) Scrum
4 93 (31.21%) MVC
5 79 (26.51%) Test Automation
6 58 (19.46%) Software Engineering
7 55 (18.46%) SDLC
8 51 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (16.78%) OO
10 47 (15.77%) Web Application Development
11 45 (15.10%) DevOps
12 44 (14.77%) Unit Testing
13 30 (10.07%) Web Development
14 26 (8.72%) Microservices
15 23 (7.72%) Coaching
15 23 (7.72%) Front End Development
16 22 (7.38%) Software Testing
17 21 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (7.05%) Kanban
18 20 (6.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 141 (47.32%) C#
2 140 (46.98%) JavaScript
3 123 (41.28%) Java
4 80 (26.85%) SQL
5 39 (13.09%) Python
6 38 (12.75%) Ruby
7 31 (10.40%) TypeScript
8 29 (9.73%) Java 8
9 17 (5.70%) Scala
10 16 (5.37%) PHP
11 13 (4.36%) C++
12 7 (2.35%) C
12 7 (2.35%) MATLAB
12 7 (2.35%) R
12 7 (2.35%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.35%) VB
12 7 (2.35%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.01%) F#
13 6 (2.01%) Groovy
13 6 (2.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (6.71%) Degree
2 7 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.38%) QA
2 7 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.34%) GDPR
4 3 (1.01%) PMO
5 2 (0.67%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (13.09%) Docker
2 5 (1.68%) Firmware
3 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (5.03%) Terraform
3 13 (4.36%) ZABBIX
4 7 (2.35%) Puppet
5 6 (2.01%) Kibana
6 5 (1.68%) Ansible
7 2 (0.67%) Grafana
8 1 (0.34%) logstash
8 1 (0.34%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.42%) Google
3 18 (6.04%) Facebook
3 18 (6.04%) Oracle
4 16 (5.37%) Apple
4 16 (5.37%) Sony
4 16 (5.37%) Yahoo!
5 7 (2.35%) Cloudera
5 7 (2.35%) Tableau
6 3 (1.01%) RedGate
6 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.67%) T-Plan
7 2 (0.67%) Twitter
7 2 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.34%) Perforce
8 1 (0.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.34%) VMware