Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 12 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 126 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.11% 14.38% 9.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.13% 15.66% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 108 84 70
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £51,250 £54,125
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +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 1,039 549 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.62% 91.81% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 870 463 730
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,563
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -0.17% +0.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,839 £57,500 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 89 (70.63%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (69.84%) .NET
3 83 (65.87%) C#
4 72 (57.14%) BDD
5 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
6 70 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 69 (54.76%) MVC
8 62 (49.21%) .NET Framework
9 52 (41.27%) JavaScript
10 48 (38.10%) SQL Server
11 45 (35.71%) Entity Framework
12 43 (34.13%) SQL
13 42 (33.33%) Scrum
13 42 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (31.75%) Software Engineering
15 39 (30.95%) AngularJS
16 32 (25.40%) Web Services
16 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
17 30 (23.81%) Java
18 26 (20.63%) Domain-Driven Design
19 25 (19.84%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (19.84%) HTML
20 24 (19.05%) Test Automation
21 23 (18.25%) Unit Testing
21 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (18.25%) Pair Programming
21 23 (18.25%) CSS
22 22 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
23 21 (16.67%) TypeScript
23 21 (16.67%) DevOps

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 (4.76%) CMS
1 6 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (3.97%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.59%) Confluence
4 1 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) Jetty
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.59%) NuGet
3 2 (1.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.17%) MySQL
4 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.59%) Big Data
5 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.59%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.59%) Redis
6 1 (0.79%) DB2
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.32%) Selenium
3 12 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 10 (7.94%) JMeter
4 10 (7.94%) LoadRunner
4 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (5.56%) Gatling
6 7 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.97%) JIRA
7 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.97%) Subversion
8 4 (3.17%) JUnit
8 4 (3.17%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.38%) MSTest
9 3 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.38%) Ranorex
9 3 (2.38%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 16 (12.70%) Advertising
2 1 (0.79%) Finance
2 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (76.98%) Developer
2 42 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 41 (32.54%) .NET Developer
4 35 (27.78%) Software Developer
5 32 (25.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (19.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (11.90%) Senior Developer
9 12 (9.52%) Analyst
9 12 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (9.52%) Java Developer
10 11 (8.73%) .NET Software Developer
10 11 (8.73%) Azure Developer
10 11 (8.73%) Test Analyst
11 7 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (5.56%) Technical Leader
11 7 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (69.84%) .NET
2 70 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 62 (49.21%) .NET Framework
4 45 (35.71%) Entity Framework
5 42 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (30.95%) AngularJS
7 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (25.40%) Web Services
8 25 (19.84%) HTML
9 23 (18.25%) CSS
10 20 (15.87%) React
10 20 (15.87%) RESTful
11 18 (14.29%) jQuery
12 13 (10.32%) SOAP
13 12 (9.52%) JSON
13 12 (9.52%) Node.js
13 12 (9.52%) REST
14 11 (8.73%) HTML5
15 10 (7.94%) XML
16 9 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.38%) Social Network
4 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) Fintech
5 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.76%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) Linux
2 4 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.59%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (70.63%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (57.14%) BDD
3 69 (54.76%) MVC
4 42 (33.33%) Scrum
5 40 (31.75%) Software Engineering
6 26 (20.63%) Domain-Driven Design
7 24 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (18.25%) Pair Programming
8 23 (18.25%) Unit Testing
9 21 (16.67%) DevOps
10 20 (15.87%) SOLID
11 19 (15.08%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 19 (15.08%) OO
12 16 (12.70%) Coaching
12 16 (12.70%) SDLC
13 14 (11.11%) Mob Programming
13 14 (11.11%) YAGNI
14 13 (10.32%) Web Development
15 12 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 83 (65.87%) C#
2 52 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 43 (34.13%) SQL
4 30 (23.81%) Java
5 21 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 11 (8.73%) Ruby
7 10 (7.94%) C++
7 10 (7.94%) Scala
8 6 (4.76%) PHP
9 3 (2.38%) Java 8
9 3 (2.38%) Python
9 3 (2.38%) VB
9 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) ABAP
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.79%) CITP
4 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Ansible
1 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.97%) Capita
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle
4 2 (1.59%) Sybase
4 2 (1.59%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.79%) SAP