The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 12 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 6 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 9.23% 13.68% 12.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 14.44% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 20
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 90 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 75.38% 94.74% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 124
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

TDD
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

TDD Salary Trend in Basildon

TDD
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Basildon

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (83.33%) MSTest
3 10 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
4 9 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
4 9 (75.00%) Ninject
4 9 (75.00%) Moq
4 9 (75.00%) MVVM
4 9 (75.00%) Facebook
4 9 (75.00%) Twitter
4 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (75.00%) Kanban
4 9 (75.00%) Spring.NET
4 9 (75.00%) WinForms
4 9 (75.00%) Social Network
4 9 (75.00%) NUnit

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MSTest
1 10 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (75.00%) Moq
2 9 (75.00%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) WPF
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (75.00%) Ninject
3 9 (75.00%) Spring.NET
3 9 (75.00%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (75.00%) Social Network
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (75.00%) MVVM
3 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) XAML
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Facebook
1 9 (75.00%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft