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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 10 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing TDD 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 11.76% 36.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 41.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £46,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 88.24% 89.47% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 4
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

TDD
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

TDD Salary Trend in Bicester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Bluetooth
2 5 (71.43%) GPRS
2 5 (71.43%) GSM
2 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) 3G
2 5 (71.43%) AutoCAD
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Physics
2 5 (71.43%) ZigBee
2 5 (71.43%) Telematics
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (28.57%) MSTest

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) AutoCAD
1 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Bluetooth
1 5 (71.43%) GPRS
1 5 (71.43%) GSM
1 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) 3G
1 5 (71.43%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
1 2 (28.57%) MSTest
1 2 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (28.57%) Moq
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Design Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) Spring.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (28.57%) Ninject
1 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Telematics
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
2 5 (71.43%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) EMC