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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 93 110 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.19% 15.97% 9.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.40% 19.06% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 108 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £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
894 577 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.77% 83.74% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 790 510 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Brighton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 177 (77.97%) .NET
2 176 (77.53%) ASP.NET
3 174 (76.65%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (73.13%) C#
5 131 (57.71%) HTML
6 126 (55.51%) SQL Server
7 121 (53.30%) BDD
8 116 (51.10%) JavaScript
9 114 (50.22%) MVC
10 94 (41.41%) CSS
11 91 (40.09%) Degree
12 73 (32.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 72 (31.72%) WCF
14 67 (29.52%) SQL
15 59 (25.99%) jQuery
16 56 (24.67%) Microsoft
17 51 (22.47%) Git (software)
18 48 (21.15%) OO
18 48 (21.15%) XML
19 45 (19.82%) Scrum
20 42 (18.50%) Razor View Engine
21 39 (17.18%) HTML5
22 38 (16.74%) Node.js
22 38 (16.74%) Linux
22 38 (16.74%) Visual Studio
23 37 (16.30%) WinForms
23 37 (16.30%) Social Media
24 35 (15.42%) SQL Server 2008
24 35 (15.42%) MS Excel
25 34 (14.98%) Unit Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (16.74%) Node.js
2 3 (1.32%) Apache
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (15.42%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.37%) Photoshop
3 10 (4.41%) MS Office
4 3 (1.32%) Mingle
5 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) VoIP
2 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (55.51%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (13.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (11.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (7.05%) MySQL
5 16 (7.05%) Big Data
6 14 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.88%) MS Access
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 51 (22.47%) Git (software)
2 38 (16.74%) Visual Studio
3 18 (7.93%) NUnit
4 13 (5.73%) Subversion
5 11 (4.85%) Maven
5 11 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (4.41%) SpecFlow
6 10 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (3.96%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.96%) Hudson
8 8 (3.52%) MSTest
8 8 (3.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (3.52%) Moq
9 4 (1.76%) Grunt
10 3 (1.32%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.32%) JIRA
11 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.44%) RSpec
11 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (7.93%) Games
2 8 (3.52%) Finance
3 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.64%) Marketing
4 3 (1.32%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 211 (92.95%) Developer
2 93 (40.97%) .NET Developer
3 72 (31.72%) C# Developer
4 67 (29.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (19.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (17.62%) Software Developer
7 33 (14.54%) Senior Developer
8 28 (12.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 23 (10.13%) Front-End Developer
10 22 (9.69%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (8.37%) Agile C# Developer
12 17 (7.49%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (5.73%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (5.73%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 12 (5.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (5.29%) Programmer
14 12 (5.29%) Java Developer
15 11 (4.85%) Software Programmer
16 8 (3.52%) C# Programmer
16 8 (3.52%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (77.97%) .NET
2 176 (77.53%) ASP.NET
3 131 (57.71%) HTML
4 94 (41.41%) CSS
5 73 (32.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 72 (31.72%) WCF
7 59 (25.99%) jQuery
8 48 (21.15%) XML
9 42 (18.50%) Razor View Engine
10 39 (17.18%) HTML5
11 37 (16.30%) WinForms
12 31 (13.66%) Web Services
12 31 (13.66%) CSS3
12 31 (13.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 26 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 26 (11.45%) Backbone.js
13 26 (11.45%) XHTML
13 26 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 25 (11.01%) WPF
15 22 (9.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.30%) Social Media
2 18 (7.93%) Visualisation
3 14 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.52%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.64%) BBC
6 4 (1.76%) Open Source
7 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.88%) W3C
7 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.44%) iPad
8 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) DTV
8 1 (0.44%) Social Network
8 1 (0.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.74%) Linux
2 25 (11.01%) Mac OS X
3 13 (5.73%) Windows
4 1 (0.44%) UNIX
4 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (76.65%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (53.30%) BDD
3 114 (50.22%) MVC
4 48 (21.15%) OO
5 45 (19.82%) Scrum
6 34 (14.98%) Unit Testing
7 30 (13.22%) Web Application Development
8 23 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (10.13%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.05%) Domain-Driven Design
9 16 (7.05%) CQRS
10 12 (5.29%) Web Development
11 9 (3.96%) Kanban
12 8 (3.52%) Performance Management
12 8 (3.52%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (3.08%) Social Media Monitoring
14 6 (2.64%) Automated Testing
14 6 (2.64%) Performance Testing
14 6 (2.64%) OOP
15 5 (2.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (73.13%) C#
2 116 (51.10%) JavaScript
3 67 (29.52%) SQL
4 17 (7.49%) Java
5 13 (5.73%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.73%) Ruby
6 11 (4.85%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.52%) VB
8 4 (1.76%) PHP
9 3 (1.32%) Python
9 3 (1.32%) Perl
9 3 (1.32%) Groovy
10 2 (0.88%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (0.88%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.88%) VBA
10 2 (0.88%) XPath
11 1 (0.44%) Haskell
11 1 (0.44%) Erlang
11 1 (0.44%) C
11 1 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 91 (40.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.64%) Sony
2 6 (2.64%) Yahoo!
2 6 (2.64%) Google
2 6 (2.64%) Apple
2 6 (2.64%) Facebook
3 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.32%) HP
4 2 (0.88%) Sybase
5 1 (0.44%) SAP
5 1 (0.44%) Informatica
5 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
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