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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing TDD 6 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.51% 21.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 24.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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
97 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 72.93% 87.23% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 76
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Basildon

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) WinForms
2 11 (91.67%) NUnit
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Kanban
2 11 (91.67%) Spring.NET
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (91.67%) MSTest
2 11 (91.67%) MVVM
2 11 (91.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (91.67%) Moq
2 11 (91.67%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (91.67%) Ninject
2 11 (91.67%) Web Application Development
2 11 (91.67%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) MCP
4 8 (66.67%) MCAD
4 8 (66.67%) MCSD
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (66.67%) MCTS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) NUnit
1 11 (91.67%) MSTest
1 11 (91.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (91.67%) Moq
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate
2 1 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (91.67%) Ninject
2 11 (91.67%) Unity DI Container
2 11 (91.67%) WinForms
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 11 (91.67%) Spring.NET
3 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 8 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Social Network
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Kanban
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) MVVM
2 11 (91.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCP
1 8 (66.67%) MCAD
1 8 (66.67%) MCSD
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (66.67%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Facebook
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter