Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 28 21
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 115 55 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.30% 7.93% 9.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.13% 8.77% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 106 50 75
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,975 £31,981
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,063 £55,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 876 627 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.69% 90.35% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 742 541 685
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,025 £23,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,063 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 68 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (56.52%) BDD
3 48 (41.74%) JavaScript
4 45 (39.13%) Java
5 42 (36.52%) .NET
5 42 (36.52%) MVC
6 41 (35.65%) AngularJS
7 40 (34.78%) C#
7 40 (34.78%) Software Engineering
8 38 (33.04%) Git (software)
9 36 (31.30%) Scrum
10 35 (30.43%) SQL
11 34 (29.57%) Web Development
12 33 (28.70%) ASP.NET
13 32 (27.83%) CSS
14 31 (26.96%) HTML
14 31 (26.96%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (24.35%) .NET Framework
15 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
16 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
17 26 (22.61%) Pair Programming
17 26 (22.61%) Unit Testing
17 26 (22.61%) Node.js
18 25 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
19 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC
20 22 (19.13%) React
21 21 (18.26%) Entity Framework
22 20 (17.39%) Cucumber
22 20 (17.39%) HTML5
22 20 (17.39%) Selenium

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 11 (9.57%) Confluence
2 9 (7.83%) CMS
3 7 (6.09%) Apache Solr
4 6 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.35%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.61%) Jetty
7 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.74%) WordPress
8 1 (0.87%) Drupal
8 1 (0.87%) nginx
8 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.74%) GitHub
4 2 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.87%) npm
5 1 (0.87%) NuGet
5 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.17%) MySQL
3 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.35%) Big Data
5 5 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.74%) Redis
9 1 (0.87%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 38 (33.04%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 20 (17.39%) Selenium
3 18 (15.65%) Jenkins
4 15 (13.04%) JUnit
5 13 (11.30%) Maven
6 12 (10.43%) Gatling
6 12 (10.43%) JIRA
6 12 (10.43%) JMeter
6 12 (10.43%) Subversion
7 11 (9.57%) Bitbucket
8 10 (8.70%) Gradle
8 10 (8.70%) LoadRunner
9 9 (7.83%) GitLab
10 4 (3.48%) gulp
11 2 (1.74%) Grunt
11 2 (1.74%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.74%) webpack
12 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.70%) Advertising
2 5 (4.35%) Finance
3 4 (3.48%) Games
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (75.65%) Developer
2 27 (23.48%) .NET Developer
2 27 (23.48%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.87%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (14.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (11.30%) Analyst
7 13 (11.30%) Software Developer
8 12 (10.43%) Test Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Test Engineer
10 9 (7.83%) Agile Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Python Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.52%) .NET
2 41 (35.65%) AngularJS
3 33 (28.70%) ASP.NET
4 32 (27.83%) CSS
5 31 (26.96%) HTML
6 28 (24.35%) .NET Framework
7 26 (22.61%) Node.js
8 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (19.13%) React
10 21 (18.26%) Entity Framework
11 20 (17.39%) HTML5
12 19 (16.52%) Web Services
13 18 (15.65%) Hibernate
13 18 (15.65%) jQuery
13 18 (15.65%) Spring
14 16 (13.91%) Spring Boot
15 15 (13.04%) RESTful
16 14 (12.17%) JSON
17 12 (10.43%) CSS3
17 12 (10.43%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.35%) User Experience
4 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.74%) Podcast
4 2 (1.74%) Social Media
4 2 (1.74%) Social Network
5 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.87%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Android
2 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Unix
2 1 (0.87%) VMS
2 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (56.52%) BDD
3 42 (36.52%) MVC
4 40 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 36 (31.30%) Scrum
6 34 (29.57%) Web Development
7 31 (26.96%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (22.61%) Pair Programming
8 26 (22.61%) Unit Testing
9 18 (15.65%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (14.78%) OO
10 17 (14.78%) OOP
10 17 (14.78%) Test Automation
11 16 (13.91%) Microservices
12 14 (12.17%) DevOps
12 14 (12.17%) Front End Development
13 11 (9.57%) Exploratory Testing
13 11 (9.57%) SDLC
14 10 (8.70%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.74%) JavaScript
2 45 (39.13%) Java
3 40 (34.78%) C#
4 35 (30.43%) SQL
5 14 (12.17%) TypeScript
6 13 (11.30%) Scala
7 12 (10.43%) PHP
8 10 (8.70%) Python
9 9 (7.83%) C++
10 7 (6.09%) Java 8
11 6 (5.22%) Ruby
12 2 (1.74%) VB
12 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.87%) ES6
13 1 (0.87%) Groovy
13 1 (0.87%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) DBS Check
2 7 (6.09%) Degree
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.87%) Sun
3 1 (0.87%) Twitter