The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 22 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 51 62 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.83% 10.56% 8.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.78% 12.45% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 46
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,650 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

TDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 304 498 460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.37% 84.84% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 267 439 369
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing TDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Tyne and Wear

TDD
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for TDD in Tyne and Wear

TDD
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Tyne and Wear

TDD
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 47 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Gateshead +4 4 £37,500 -6.25%
TDD
North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for TDD.

1 104 (93.69%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (68.47%) BDD
3 65 (58.56%) C#
3 65 (58.56%) .NET
4 55 (49.55%) MVC
4 55 (49.55%) SQL Server
5 53 (47.75%) ASP.NET
6 50 (45.05%) Ruby
6 50 (45.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 48 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (43.24%) WCF
8 46 (41.44%) .NET Framework
8 46 (41.44%) RESTful
8 46 (41.44%) Entity Framework
9 44 (39.64%) Web Application Development
10 40 (36.04%) SQL Server 2014
11 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 36 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
13 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
14 32 (28.83%) Node.js
15 31 (27.93%) Java
16 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 25 (22.52%) NoSQL
17 24 (21.62%) MongoDB
17 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
17 24 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
18 23 (20.72%) Web Development
18 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
19 22 (19.82%) Games
20 21 (18.92%) Dependency Injection

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (17.12%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.41%) CMS
3 4 (3.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.60%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.90%) RS-232
2 1 (0.90%) RS-485
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (49.55%) SQL Server
2 40 (36.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (22.52%) NoSQL
4 24 (21.62%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.41%) MySQL
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.80%) SQLite
8 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.12%) TeamCity
3 12 (10.81%) Selenium
4 9 (8.11%) WebDriver
5 8 (7.21%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.60%) Grunt
6 4 (3.60%) gulp
7 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.70%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
8 2 (1.80%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.80%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.80%) JMeter
8 2 (1.80%) JUnit
8 2 (1.80%) RSpec
8 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.90%) Appium
9 1 (0.90%) JIRA
9 1 (0.90%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (19.82%) Games
2 12 (10.81%) Advertising
3 6 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (81.08%) Developer
2 56 (50.45%) .NET Developer
3 28 (25.23%) C# Developer
4 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (24.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 20 (18.02%) Graduate
6 20 (18.02%) Graduate Developer
6 20 (18.02%) Junior
6 20 (18.02%) Junior .NET Developer
6 20 (18.02%) Junior Developer
7 19 (17.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 16 (14.41%) Java Developer
9 14 (12.61%) Software Engineer
10 13 (11.71%) Agile Developer
11 12 (10.81%) Software Developer
12 9 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (7.21%) C++ Developer
14 7 (6.31%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (58.56%) .NET
2 53 (47.75%) ASP.NET
3 50 (45.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 48 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (43.24%) WCF
5 46 (41.44%) .NET Framework
5 46 (41.44%) Entity Framework
5 46 (41.44%) RESTful
6 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
7 32 (28.83%) Node.js
8 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 21 (18.92%) Code First Entity Framework
9 21 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (18.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (18.02%) WPF
11 19 (17.12%) MSMQ
12 17 (15.32%) CSS
12 17 (15.32%) HTML
13 13 (11.71%) Web Services
14 11 (9.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
3 17 (15.32%) NHS
4 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) Blog
5 4 (3.60%) Digital Media
5 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.90%) CentOS
2 1 (0.90%) Debian
2 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (93.69%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (68.47%) BDD
3 55 (49.55%) MVC
4 44 (39.64%) Web Application Development
5 23 (20.72%) Web Development
6 21 (18.92%) Dependency Injection
6 21 (18.92%) Kanban
7 20 (18.02%) Multithreading
7 20 (18.02%) Scrum
8 19 (17.12%) Test Automation
9 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
11 14 (12.61%) Extreme Programming
11 14 (12.61%) Functional Programming
12 10 (9.01%) Front End Development
13 9 (8.11%) Line Management
13 9 (8.11%) Pair Programming
13 9 (8.11%) SOLID
14 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
14 7 (6.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.56%) C#
2 50 (45.05%) Ruby
3 31 (27.93%) Java
4 21 (18.92%) Scala
5 19 (17.12%) F#
5 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
6 17 (15.32%) Clojure
7 12 (10.81%) C++
8 8 (7.21%) Python
9 7 (6.31%) SQL
10 5 (4.50%) PHP
11 3 (2.70%) Perl
11 3 (2.70%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.80%) Groovy
12 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.90%) Go
13 1 (0.90%) Jython
13 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) WCAG
3 1 (0.90%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Google
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.70%) Cognizant
4 3 (2.70%) Perforce
5 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.90%) ILOG
5 1 (0.90%) Xamarin
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary plus bonus & bene
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago