The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 31 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 73 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.15% 11.26% 11.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.14% 12.96% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 82 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
799 648 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.26% 86.86% 72.71%
Number of salaries quoted 709 572 573
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

TDD
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

TDD Salary Trend in Brighton

TDD
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Brighton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

1 166 (85.13%) .NET
2 162 (83.08%) ASP.NET
3 156 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (76.92%) C#
5 115 (58.97%) HTML
6 111 (56.92%) SQL Server
7 101 (51.79%) JavaScript
8 99 (50.77%) MVC
9 83 (42.56%) CSS
9 83 (42.56%) BDD
10 75 (38.46%) Degree
11 67 (34.36%) SQL
12 62 (31.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (31.28%) WCF
14 60 (30.77%) jQuery
15 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
16 44 (22.56%) XML
17 41 (21.03%) Scrum
18 37 (18.97%) Razor View Engine
19 35 (17.95%) OO
20 34 (17.44%) WinForms
20 34 (17.44%) Unit Testing
21 33 (16.92%) MS Excel
22 31 (15.90%) Visual Studio
23 30 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 29 (14.87%) HTML5
25 28 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
26 26 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
26 26 (13.33%) Web Services
26 26 (13.33%) XHTML

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 20 (10.26%) Node.js
2 3 (1.54%) Apache
3 2 (1.03%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.10%) MS Office
3 6 (3.08%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.54%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) CTI
2 1 (0.51%) SSL
2 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (56.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (6.15%) MySQL
5 9 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.10%) Big Data
7 6 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.03%) MS Access
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.51%) Redis
10 1 (0.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Visual Studio
2 24 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.26%) NUnit
4 13 (6.67%) Moq
5 12 (6.15%) MSTest
5 12 (6.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (5.13%) Subversion
6 10 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.10%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.10%) SpecFlow
7 8 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (3.59%) Hudson
9 6 (3.08%) Maven
10 3 (1.54%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.54%) JIRA
11 1 (0.51%) Ant
11 1 (0.51%) RSpec
11 1 (0.51%) Grunt
11 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (6.67%) Games
2 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.05%) Marketing
4 3 (1.54%) Advertising
4 3 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 178 (91.28%) Developer
2 87 (44.62%) .NET Developer
3 62 (31.79%) C# Developer
4 61 (31.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (22.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (20.51%) Software Developer
7 29 (14.87%) Agile .NET Developer
8 23 (11.79%) Senior Developer
9 20 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (9.23%) Agile C# Developer
11 13 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (5.64%) Front-End Developer
13 10 (5.13%) Programmer
13 10 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (4.62%) Software Programmer
15 8 (4.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 7 (3.59%) Java Developer
17 6 (3.08%) C# Programmer
17 6 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (85.13%) .NET
2 162 (83.08%) ASP.NET
3 115 (58.97%) HTML
4 83 (42.56%) CSS
5 62 (31.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 61 (31.28%) WCF
7 60 (30.77%) jQuery
8 44 (22.56%) XML
9 37 (18.97%) Razor View Engine
10 34 (17.44%) WinForms
11 30 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 29 (14.87%) HTML5
13 26 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 26 (13.33%) Web Services
13 26 (13.33%) XHTML
14 25 (12.82%) WPF
15 20 (10.26%) .NET Framework
16 19 (9.74%) CSS3
17 16 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.18%) Social Media
2 12 (6.15%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.08%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.56%) Open Source
6 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) iPad
7 2 (1.03%) iPhone
7 2 (1.03%) Social Network
8 1 (0.51%) BBC
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.77%) Linux
2 12 (6.15%) Mac OS X
2 12 (6.15%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
3 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (50.77%) MVC
3 83 (42.56%) BDD
4 41 (21.03%) Scrum
5 35 (17.95%) OO
6 34 (17.44%) Unit Testing
7 28 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (12.31%) Web Application Development
9 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering
10 13 (6.67%) Kanban
11 12 (6.15%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (5.64%) CQRS
12 11 (5.64%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (4.62%) Web Development
14 8 (4.10%) Performance Management
15 6 (3.08%) Automated Testing
15 6 (3.08%) UML
15 6 (3.08%) Data Modelling
16 5 (2.56%) OOP
17 4 (2.05%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 150 (76.92%) C#
2 101 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 67 (34.36%) SQL
4 12 (6.15%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.64%) Java
6 6 (3.08%) Ruby
7 5 (2.56%) VB
8 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.05%) PHP
9 3 (1.54%) Perl
9 3 (1.54%) Groovy
10 2 (1.03%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (1.03%) VB6
10 2 (1.03%) C
10 2 (1.03%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.03%) VBA
11 1 (0.51%) Python
11 1 (0.51%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 75 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.08%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.54%) HP
3 2 (1.03%) Sybase
3 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.03%) Apple
4 1 (0.51%) Informatica
4 1 (0.51%) Sony
4 1 (0.51%) Yahoo!
4 1 (0.51%) Google
4 1 (0.51%) Zend
4 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.51%) Facebook
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