The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 14 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 11.48% 7.14% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.07% 7.92% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

TDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 101 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 95.08% 90.18% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 134
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing TDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Halifax

TDD
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for TDD in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for TDD.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) .NET
3 25 (86.21%) BDD
4 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
6 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
6 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 16 (55.17%) MVC
6 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (48.28%) HTML
8 13 (44.83%) CSS
8 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
9 12 (41.38%) Selenium
9 12 (41.38%) SOAP
9 12 (41.38%) XML
9 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
10 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
11 10 (34.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 10 (34.48%) ISEB
11 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
12 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
12 9 (31.03%) Java
12 9 (31.03%) Open Source
13 8 (27.59%) JMeter
14 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
15 5 (17.24%) Exploratory Testing
15 5 (17.24%) Agile Testing
15 5 (17.24%) Software Testing

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) SMTP
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (41.38%) Selenium
2 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
3 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
4 8 (27.59%) JMeter
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.45%) gulp
6 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
2 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (48.28%) HTML
4 13 (44.83%) CSS
5 12 (41.38%) SOAP
5 12 (41.38%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) JSON
7 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) EDI
8 1 (3.45%) HTML5
8 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) BDD
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
6 9 (31.03%) Open Source
7 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.24%) V-Model
9 4 (13.79%) SOLID
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
11 2 (6.90%) Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.90%) OOP
11 2 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISEB
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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