The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 59 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.07% 2.18% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 2.73% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
452 439 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 81.74% 79.82% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 215 263 306
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

TDD
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

TDD Salary Trend in Bracknell

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 24 (63.16%) Oracle
2 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 22 (57.89%) C#
3 22 (57.89%) .NET
3 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 19 (50.00%) Java
4 19 (50.00%) MVC
5 18 (47.37%) NUnit
5 18 (47.37%) WCF
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (44.74%) Scrum
7 16 (42.11%) CSS
8 14 (36.84%) PL/SQL
8 14 (36.84%) WebLogic
8 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
9 13 (34.21%) XML
10 12 (31.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (31.58%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (31.58%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (31.58%) Web Application Development
10 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (28.95%) J2EE
12 10 (26.32%) JDBC
12 10 (26.32%) JSP
12 10 (26.32%) Servlets
12 10 (26.32%) Windows
12 10 (26.32%) Swing
12 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
12 10 (26.32%) Microsoft

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 14 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
4 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) SDH
2 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 4 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) NUnit
2 12 (31.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (26.32%) Moq
3 10 (26.32%) MSTest
4 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 6 (15.79%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.53%) Toad
6 2 (5.26%) Subversion
7 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Communications Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Communications Officer
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) .NET
1 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 18 (47.37%) WCF
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (42.11%) CSS
4 13 (34.21%) XML
5 12 (31.58%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (31.58%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (28.95%) J2EE
7 10 (26.32%) JDBC
7 10 (26.32%) JSP
7 10 (26.32%) Servlets
7 10 (26.32%) Swing
7 10 (26.32%) WinForms
7 10 (26.32%) Ninject
7 10 (26.32%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (26.32%) Spring.NET
7 10 (26.32%) WPF
8 9 (23.68%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (26.32%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) MVC
3 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) Web Application Development
5 10 (26.32%) MVVM
5 10 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (26.32%) Kanban
6 9 (23.68%) UML
7 8 (21.05%) Web Development
8 6 (15.79%) User Stories
9 5 (13.16%) BDD
10 4 (10.53%) OOP
10 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.53%) Migration
10 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
11 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.63%) CRM
12 1 (2.63%) Content Management
12 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) PL/SQL
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) MCTS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) MCP
2 2 (5.26%) MCAD
2 2 (5.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Cramer
3 4 (10.53%) BEA
3 4 (10.53%) MetaSolv