The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 29 43
Permanent jobs citing TDD 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 4.18% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.76% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 191 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 57.53% 72.62% 69.02%
Number of salaries quoted 95 150 158
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

TDD
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Aberdeen region.

TDD Salary Trend in Aberdeen

TDD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (50.00%) PowerMock
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) EasyMock
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle