Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 18 21
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 66 85 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.88% 9.98% 11.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.78% 12.04% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 84 88
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.09% +18.18%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £29,309
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,250 £69,839
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 848 706 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.33% 82.86% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 738 591 673
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £23,125 £22,500 £25,316
90th Percentile £69,052 £57,500 £61,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for TDD in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 62 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (60.61%) C#
3 39 (59.09%) .NET
3 39 (59.09%) BDD
4 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET
6 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
11 17 (25.76%) RESTful
11 17 (25.76%) Scrum
12 16 (24.24%) SDLC
13 15 (22.73%) DevOps
13 15 (22.73%) Java
14 14 (21.21%) MVC
14 14 (21.21%) Selenium
14 14 (21.21%) SOLID
15 13 (19.70%) Line Management
15 13 (19.70%) Cucumber
15 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
15 13 (19.70%) QA
15 13 (19.70%) Web Services
16 12 (18.18%) Node.js
16 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (18.18%) TypeScript
16 12 (18.18%) YAGNI
16 12 (18.18%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

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 (9.09%) Documentum
2 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.09%) GitHub
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (7.58%) Big Data
4 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Selenium
2 13 (19.70%) Cucumber
2 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.61%) SoapUI
3 7 (10.61%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.55%) MSTest
4 3 (4.55%) NUnit
5 2 (3.03%) JIRA
5 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.03%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.52%) git-flow
6 1 (1.52%) Gradle
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) RSpec
General
1 8 (12.12%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Advertising
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Software Developer
3 11 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (7.58%) Test Leader
5 5 (7.58%) Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Development Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) .NET
2 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET
3 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 17 (25.76%) RESTful
7 13 (19.70%) Web Services
8 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (18.18%) Node.js
9 8 (12.12%) jQuery
10 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
10 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (9.09%) CSS
11 6 (9.09%) HTML
12 5 (7.58%) Gherkin
12 5 (7.58%) HTML5
12 5 (7.58%) HTML5 Canvas
12 5 (7.58%) WCF
12 5 (7.58%) WPF
13 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) User Experience
2 4 (6.06%) Social Network
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
1 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (59.09%) BDD
3 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 17 (25.76%) Scrum
5 16 (24.24%) SDLC
6 15 (22.73%) DevOps
7 14 (21.21%) MVC
7 14 (21.21%) SOLID
8 13 (19.70%) Line Management
9 12 (18.18%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 12 (18.18%) Mob Programming
9 12 (18.18%) YAGNI
10 11 (16.67%) Coaching
11 10 (15.15%) Case Management
11 10 (15.15%) OO
12 9 (13.64%) Microservices
13 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.61%) Kanban
13 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
14 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (60.61%) C#
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.73%) Java
4 12 (18.18%) TypeScript
5 10 (15.15%) SQL
6 9 (13.64%) Ruby
7 4 (6.06%) VB
7 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.03%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.03%) C++
8 2 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) Go
9 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
1 5 (7.58%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
1 3 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Pega
3 5 (7.58%) Twitter
4 2 (3.03%) Progress
5 1 (1.52%) Apple
5 1 (1.52%) Capita
5 1 (1.52%) Xamarin