The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 120 68 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.53% 4.32% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 5.16% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 114 62 45
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1537 1319 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.58% 83.80% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1156 1073
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,850 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

TDD
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

TDD Salary Trend in Bristol

TDD
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 234 (88.97%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (57.79%) Scrum
3 128 (48.67%) Java
4 102 (38.78%) SQL Server
5 95 (36.12%) .NET
5 95 (36.12%) Continuous Integration
6 91 (34.60%) Spring
7 89 (33.84%) C#
8 84 (31.94%) MVC
9 82 (31.18%) Web Services
10 78 (29.66%) BDD
11 74 (28.14%) SQL
12 72 (27.38%) ASP.NET
13 71 (27.00%) OO
14 69 (26.24%) Finance
15 67 (25.48%) Git (software)
16 66 (25.10%) XML
17 58 (22.05%) JavaScript
17 58 (22.05%) Maven
17 58 (22.05%) Apache ServiceMix
18 57 (21.67%) Software Engineering
18 57 (21.67%) HTML
19 56 (21.29%) WCF
20 55 (20.91%) Degree
20 55 (20.91%) Oracle
21 54 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
22 53 (20.15%) Computer Science
22 53 (20.15%) Unit Testing
23 52 (19.77%) Jenkins
23 52 (19.77%) OSGi

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 58 (22.05%) Apache ServiceMix
2 30 (11.41%) WebLogic
3 25 (9.51%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.08%) Node.js
5 11 (4.18%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (3.04%) Joomla!
7 8 (3.04%) Alfresco
8 6 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.90%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.52%) Apache
10 4 (1.52%) nginx
11 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.14%) Mule
11 3 (1.14%) IIS
12 2 (0.76%) CMS
12 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.38%) Confluence
13 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (6.46%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.76%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) Shopify
4 1 (0.38%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.66%) SaaS
2 7 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.17%) Relational Database
3 25 (9.51%) RDBMS
4 20 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.08%) Big Data
5 16 (6.08%) NoSQL
6 14 (5.32%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.80%) MySQL
7 10 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.80%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.42%) DB2
9 8 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.52%) MS Access
10 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.76%) SQLite
11 2 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.76%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 67 (25.48%) Git (software)
2 58 (22.05%) Maven
3 52 (19.77%) Jenkins
4 47 (17.87%) JUnit
5 39 (14.83%) NUnit
6 37 (14.07%) Moq
7 36 (13.69%) Rhino Mocks
8 35 (13.31%) Eclipse
9 34 (12.93%) Ant
10 25 (9.51%) Eclipse RCP
11 24 (9.13%) MSTest
12 22 (8.37%) Cucumber
13 16 (6.08%) SpecFlow
14 13 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (4.56%) CruiseControl
15 12 (4.56%) TeamCity
16 10 (3.80%) Selenium
16 10 (3.80%) Subversion
17 8 (3.04%) Apache Ivy
18 6 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (26.24%) Finance
2 30 (11.41%) Banking
3 25 (9.51%) French Language
4 23 (8.75%) Games
5 17 (6.46%) Electronics
6 14 (5.32%) Retail
7 12 (4.56%) Telecoms
8 11 (4.18%) Marketing
9 7 (2.66%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.90%) Advertising
11 4 (1.52%) Law
12 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 177 (67.30%) Developer
2 69 (26.24%) Java Developer
3 60 (22.81%) Senior Developer
4 49 (18.63%) .NET Developer
5 32 (12.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (11.79%) Team Leader
7 26 (9.89%) Software Engineer
8 24 (9.13%) Java Team Leader
9 23 (8.75%) Java Software Engineer
10 19 (7.22%) Architect
10 19 (7.22%) ScrumMaster
11 17 (6.46%) C# Developer
12 16 (6.08%) iOS Developer
13 15 (5.70%) Technical Architect
13 15 (5.70%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.56%) Analyst
15 9 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (3.42%) Senior Software Engineer
16 8 (3.04%) Test Analyst
16 8 (3.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (36.12%) .NET
2 91 (34.60%) Spring
3 82 (31.18%) Web Services
4 72 (27.38%) ASP.NET
5 66 (25.10%) XML
6 57 (21.67%) HTML
7 56 (21.29%) WCF
8 54 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (19.77%) OSGi
10 51 (19.39%) CSS
11 48 (18.25%) J2EE
12 44 (16.73%) RESTful
13 38 (14.45%) jQuery
14 34 (12.93%) WPF
15 33 (12.55%) Servlets
15 33 (12.55%) REST
16 29 (11.03%) SOAP
16 29 (11.03%) Hibernate
17 28 (10.65%) JSP
18 27 (10.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.15%) Computer Science
2 51 (19.39%) Inversion of Control
3 38 (14.45%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (11.41%) Client/Server
5 27 (10.27%) N-Tier
6 25 (9.51%) SWIFT
6 25 (9.51%) Open Source
7 24 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (8.75%) Mobile App
9 12 (4.56%) BBC
9 12 (4.56%) RIA
9 12 (4.56%) Social Media
10 9 (3.42%) GIS
11 7 (2.66%) DTV
12 6 (2.28%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (2.28%) User Experience
13 4 (1.52%) Web 2.0
13 4 (1.52%) iPhone
13 4 (1.52%) iPad
14 3 (1.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.11%) Apple iOS
2 41 (15.59%) Windows
3 38 (14.45%) Android
4 17 (6.46%) Mac OS X
5 15 (5.70%) UNIX
6 12 (4.56%) Linux
7 11 (4.18%) Windows Phone
8 6 (2.28%) Windows Phone 7
9 5 (1.90%) CentOS
9 5 (1.90%) Fedora
10 3 (1.14%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (88.97%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (57.79%) Scrum
3 95 (36.12%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (31.94%) MVC
5 78 (29.66%) BDD
6 71 (27.00%) OO
7 57 (21.67%) Software Engineering
8 53 (20.15%) Unit Testing
9 46 (17.49%) UML
10 42 (15.97%) Kanban
11 39 (14.83%) Web Application Development
12 37 (14.07%) E-Commerce
13 33 (12.55%) iOS Development
14 29 (11.03%) OOD
14 29 (11.03%) OOP
14 29 (11.03%) OOA/OOD
15 28 (10.65%) Android Development
16 27 (10.27%) MVVM
16 27 (10.27%) Dependency Injection
17 26 (9.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (48.67%) Java
2 89 (33.84%) C#
3 74 (28.14%) SQL
4 58 (22.05%) JavaScript
5 34 (12.93%) Ruby
6 32 (12.17%) C++
7 31 (11.79%) C
8 24 (9.13%) PHP
9 19 (7.22%) Objective-C
10 9 (3.42%) Python
11 8 (3.04%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.28%) VB
12 6 (2.28%) PHP5
13 4 (1.52%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.14%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.76%) XAML
15 2 (0.76%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.76%) VC++
15 2 (0.76%) XPath
15 2 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (20.91%) Degree
2 23 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.60%) MCTS
3 20 (7.60%) MCP
3 20 (7.60%) MCAD
3 20 (7.60%) MCSD
4 12 (4.56%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.18%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.80%) ISEB
6 10 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.76%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 25 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.38%) logstash
1 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (20.91%) Oracle
2 47 (17.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (15.21%) Google
4 31 (11.79%) JBoss
5 25 (9.51%) IBM
5 25 (9.51%) VMware
6 12 (4.56%) Apple
6 12 (4.56%) Sony
6 12 (4.56%) Yahoo!
6 12 (4.56%) Facebook
7 11 (4.18%) SAP
7 11 (4.18%) Adobe
8 5 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.76%) Zend
9 2 (0.76%) hybris
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago