Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 49 94 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.56% 9.44% 13.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.66% 11.31% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 75 109
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,635 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,063 £55,250 £65,481
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 640 831 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.68% 83.43% 89.33%
Number of salaries quoted 551 679 627
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £58,824
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

1 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) C#
3 23 (46.94%) .NET
4 21 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.78%) BDD
6 16 (32.65%) Selenium
7 15 (30.61%) Scrum
7 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
7 15 (30.61%) SDLC
8 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 14 (28.57%) Advertising
9 13 (26.53%) MVC
9 13 (26.53%) Line Management
9 13 (26.53%) Coaching
9 13 (26.53%) Microservices
9 13 (26.53%) DevOps
9 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
10 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
10 12 (24.49%) Java
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.45%) QA
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
12 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.41%) Case Management
12 10 (20.41%) WebDriver
12 10 (20.41%) OO
13 9 (18.37%) HTML
13 9 (18.37%) CSS

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 6 (12.24%) Documentum
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.33%) GitHub
3 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) SMS
2 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.29%) MySQL
4 5 (10.20%) Big Data
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Selenium
2 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
3 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
3 10 (20.41%) WebDriver
4 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.24%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.12%) JUnit
7 2 (4.08%) JIRA
7 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
7 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.04%) git-flow
8 1 (2.04%) Gradle
8 1 (2.04%) jMock
8 1 (2.04%) Maven
8 1 (2.04%) Mockito
8 1 (2.04%) NUnit
8 1 (2.04%) Protractor
8 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.04%) TestNG
General
1 14 (28.57%) Advertising
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 6 (12.24%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Automation Tester
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Test Leader
3 6 (12.24%) Tester
4 5 (10.20%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Development Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
2 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
3 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
4 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (18.37%) CSS
5 9 (18.37%) HTML
6 7 (14.29%) jQuery
7 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.24%) Gherkin
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
8 5 (10.20%) WCF
8 5 (10.20%) Web Services
8 5 (10.20%) WPF
9 4 (8.16%) Ajax
9 4 (8.16%) HTML5
9 4 (8.16%) LINQ
9 4 (8.16%) React
10 3 (6.12%) Node.js
10 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 19 (38.78%) BDD
4 15 (30.61%) Scrum
4 15 (30.61%) SDLC
5 13 (26.53%) Coaching
5 13 (26.53%) DevOps
5 13 (26.53%) Line Management
5 13 (26.53%) Microservices
5 13 (26.53%) MVC
6 10 (20.41%) Case Management
6 10 (20.41%) OO
7 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (16.33%) SOLID
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.24%) OOP
9 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.20%) RUP
10 5 (10.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) C#
2 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) Go
6 1 (2.04%) Groovy
6 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) R
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
1 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Pega
3 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.12%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.08%) Progress