Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 62 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16 +47
Permanent jobs citing TDD 46 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.43% 3.81% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 4.11% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 44
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £41,800 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +11.47% -21.05%
10th Percentile £23,500 £31,750 £27,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 942 901 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 90.66% 92.89% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 771 812 727
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £41,800 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.31% +4.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,875 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Leicestershire

TDD
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for TDD in Leicestershire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for TDD in Leicestershire

TDD
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Leicester +17 36 £47,500 +13.64% 4
Lutterworth 0 1 £41,000 -8.89% 4
TDD
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 31 (67.39%) Java
3 30 (65.22%) CSS
3 30 (65.22%) HTML
4 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (52.17%) Spring
6 20 (43.48%) MVC
7 19 (41.30%) C#
8 17 (36.96%) Node.js
8 17 (36.96%) HTML5
9 16 (34.78%) .NET
10 15 (32.61%) Web Development
10 15 (32.61%) JSON
10 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
11 14 (30.43%) Architectural Design
11 14 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
12 13 (28.26%) OO
12 13 (28.26%) Maven
12 13 (28.26%) REST
13 12 (26.09%) Web Services
14 11 (23.91%) JIRA
14 11 (23.91%) AWS
15 10 (21.74%) jQuery
15 10 (21.74%) Degree
15 10 (21.74%) SDLC
15 10 (21.74%) Java 8
16 9 (19.57%) Docker
16 9 (19.57%) SOAP
16 9 (19.57%) Scrum

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (15.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) AWS
2 7 (15.22%) Azure
3 4 (8.70%) Serverless
4 3 (6.52%) SaaS
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.35%) Azure Functions
5 2 (4.35%) npm
6 1 (2.17%) Apigee
6 1 (2.17%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Maven
2 11 (23.91%) JIRA
3 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.70%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.17%) JUnit
8 1 (2.17%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.17%) Subversion
8 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Applications Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Web Applications Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Web Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Junior
3 8 (17.39%) Junior Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Lead Web Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Web Applications Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Web Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Web Applications Specialist
5 6 (13.04%) Web Specialist
6 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Azure Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (65.22%) CSS
1 30 (65.22%) HTML
2 24 (52.17%) Spring
3 17 (36.96%) HTML5
3 17 (36.96%) Node.js
4 16 (34.78%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
5 15 (32.61%) JSON
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 13 (28.26%) REST
7 12 (26.09%) Web Services
8 10 (21.74%) jQuery
9 9 (19.57%) SOAP
10 8 (17.39%) RESTful
11 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
11 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.70%) React
12 4 (8.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) MVC
3 15 (32.61%) Web Development
4 14 (30.43%) Architectural Design
5 13 (28.26%) OO
6 10 (21.74%) SDLC
7 9 (19.57%) Scrum
8 8 (17.39%) BDD
8 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
8 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 7 (15.22%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.87%) Kanban
10 5 (10.87%) Microservices
10 5 (10.87%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.87%) User Stories
11 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 31 (67.39%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) Java 8
5 8 (17.39%) Python
6 5 (10.87%) SQL
7 4 (8.70%) Scala
8 3 (6.52%) ES6
9 2 (4.35%) PHP
9 2 (4.35%) PHP 7
10 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 7 (15.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) SAP