Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 10 41
Rank change year-on-year -15 +31 +8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 110 108 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.87% 14.77% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.89% 16.80% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 100 106 53
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £34,700 £22,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £48,750 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.75% +6.67% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,010 643 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.66% 87.96% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 862 571 632
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,000 £36,150 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.18% -2.30% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,229 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £61,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £36,325 £35,250
% change year-on-year +14.25% +3.05% -6.00%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for TDD.

1 91 (82.73%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (77.27%) .NET
3 84 (76.36%) C#
4 70 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 70 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 65 (59.09%) BDD
6 64 (58.18%) .NET Framework
7 58 (52.73%) MVC
8 55 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 42 (38.18%) AngularJS
10 40 (36.36%) SQL Server
11 39 (35.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (34.55%) Entity Framework
12 38 (34.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (33.64%) Web Services
14 31 (28.18%) SQL
15 30 (27.27%) Scrum
16 27 (24.55%) RESTful
17 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
18 25 (22.73%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 25 (22.73%) SOLID
19 22 (20.00%) TypeScript
20 21 (19.09%) YAGNI
20 21 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (19.09%) Mob Programming
21 20 (18.18%) HTML
22 19 (17.27%) Java
22 19 (17.27%) jQuery
22 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
22 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (4.55%) CMS
1 5 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (3.64%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.82%) Drupal
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.64%) Big Data
5 2 (1.82%) MySQL
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) DB2
6 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.91%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.18%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (7.27%) Selenium
4 6 (5.45%) MSTest
4 6 (5.45%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.73%) JMeter
7 3 (2.73%) JUnit
7 3 (2.73%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.73%) NUnit
7 3 (2.73%) Ranorex
7 3 (2.73%) Robot Framework
7 3 (2.73%) Subversion
8 2 (1.82%) JIRA
8 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (12.73%) Advertising
2 3 (2.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Marketing
3 1 (0.91%) Games
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (80.00%) Developer
2 40 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 34 (30.91%) C# Developer
4 31 (28.18%) .NET Developer
5 21 (19.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (10.91%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.18%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (7.27%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Azure Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Technical Leader
11 6 (5.45%) Tester
12 5 (4.55%) Analyst
12 5 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.55%) Test Analyst
12 5 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (77.27%) .NET
2 70 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 64 (58.18%) .NET Framework
4 42 (38.18%) AngularJS
5 39 (35.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (34.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (34.55%) Entity Framework
7 37 (33.64%) Web Services
8 27 (24.55%) RESTful
9 20 (18.18%) HTML
10 19 (17.27%) jQuery
11 17 (15.45%) CSS
12 14 (12.73%) SOAP
13 13 (11.82%) Node.js
13 13 (11.82%) REST
14 12 (10.91%) React
15 10 (9.09%) JSON
15 10 (9.09%) XML
16 9 (8.18%) HTML5
16 9 (8.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.55%) Social Network
4 2 (1.82%) Fintech
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.55%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (82.73%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (59.09%) BDD
3 58 (52.73%) MVC
4 30 (27.27%) Scrum
5 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
6 25 (22.73%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 25 (22.73%) SOLID
7 21 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (19.09%) Mob Programming
7 21 (19.09%) YAGNI
8 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
9 17 (15.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 16 (14.55%) DevOps
10 16 (14.55%) OO
11 15 (13.64%) Pair Programming
12 14 (12.73%) Coaching
12 14 (12.73%) Unit Testing
13 10 (9.09%) Kanban
13 10 (9.09%) SDLC
13 10 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (76.36%) C#
2 55 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.18%) SQL
4 22 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 19 (17.27%) Java
6 13 (11.82%) Ruby
7 5 (4.55%) VB
7 5 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.64%) C++
9 3 (2.73%) Scala
10 2 (1.82%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.82%) Java 8
10 2 (1.82%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.82%) PHP
10 2 (1.82%) Python
10 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.91%) ABAP
11 1 (0.91%) C
11 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.91%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.91%) CITP
4 1 (0.91%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.91%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Capita
2 5 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 5 (4.55%) Twitter
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) Sybase
3 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.91%) Apple
4 1 (0.91%) SAP