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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 114 75 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.39% 4.77% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 5.73% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 103 73 44
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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
1501 1309 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.09% 83.32% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1144 1055
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 £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 139 (56.97%) Scrum
2 119 (48.77%) Java
3 105 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (37.30%) SQL Server
5 90 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (33.61%) Spring
6 82 (33.61%) .NET
7 79 (32.38%) C#
8 70 (28.69%) MVC
9 66 (27.05%) Finance
9 66 (27.05%) ASP.NET
10 65 (26.64%) SQL
11 63 (25.82%) Web Services
11 63 (25.82%) XML
12 62 (25.41%) Git (software)
13 58 (23.77%) OO
14 57 (23.36%) BDD
15 56 (22.95%) Apache ServiceMix
16 54 (22.13%) Maven
16 54 (22.13%) Degree
17 53 (21.72%) Software Engineering
18 51 (20.90%) Computer Science
19 50 (20.49%) Microsoft
19 50 (20.49%) HTML
19 50 (20.49%) JavaScript
19 50 (20.49%) Inversion of Control
19 50 (20.49%) OSGi
20 49 (20.08%) Unit Testing
21 47 (19.26%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (18.85%) Jenkins

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (22.95%) Apache ServiceMix
2 24 (9.84%) WebLogic
3 23 (9.43%) WebSphere
4 14 (5.74%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.33%) Node.js
6 12 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.46%) Joomla!
8 6 (2.46%) Alfresco
9 5 (2.05%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.64%) nginx
10 4 (1.64%) Apache
11 3 (1.23%) IIS
11 3 (1.23%) CMS
11 3 (1.23%) Drupal
11 3 (1.23%) WordPress
11 3 (1.23%) Mule
11 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (6.56%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.64%) Magento
5 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.87%) SaaS
3 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (37.30%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.30%) Relational Database
3 23 (9.43%) RDBMS
4 15 (6.15%) Big Data
4 15 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.92%) MySQL
7 9 (3.69%) DB2
8 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.64%) MS Access
11 2 (0.82%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.82%) SQLite
11 2 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.41%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 62 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 54 (22.13%) Maven
3 46 (18.85%) Jenkins
4 44 (18.03%) JUnit
5 31 (12.70%) Eclipse
6 30 (12.30%) Ant
6 30 (12.30%) NUnit
6 30 (12.30%) Moq
7 29 (11.89%) Rhino Mocks
8 25 (10.25%) MSTest
9 24 (9.84%) Eclipse RCP
10 13 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (4.10%) Subversion
12 9 (3.69%) Selenium
13 8 (3.28%) Cucumber
14 7 (2.87%) SpecFlow
15 6 (2.46%) Apache Ivy
15 6 (2.46%) Visual Studio
16 5 (2.05%) PHPUnit
17 4 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (27.05%) Finance
2 28 (11.48%) Banking
3 23 (9.43%) French Language
4 18 (7.38%) Games
4 18 (7.38%) Electronics
5 15 (6.15%) Marketing
6 14 (5.74%) Telecoms
7 13 (5.33%) Retail
8 7 (2.87%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.46%) Advertising
10 4 (1.64%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 164 (67.21%) Developer
2 63 (25.82%) Java Developer
3 52 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 47 (19.26%) .NET Developer
5 32 (13.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 28 (11.48%) Team Leader
7 25 (10.25%) Software Engineer
8 24 (9.84%) Java Team Leader
9 22 (9.02%) Java Software Engineer
10 19 (7.79%) Architect
11 18 (7.38%) ScrumMaster
12 15 (6.15%) Software Developer
12 15 (6.15%) Technical Architect
12 15 (6.15%) C# Developer
12 15 (6.15%) iOS Developer
13 11 (4.51%) Analyst
14 10 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Developer
15 9 (3.69%) Senior Software Engineer
16 8 (3.28%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (33.61%) Spring
1 82 (33.61%) .NET
2 66 (27.05%) ASP.NET
3 63 (25.82%) Web Services
3 63 (25.82%) XML
4 50 (20.49%) HTML
4 50 (20.49%) OSGi
5 47 (19.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (18.85%) WCF
7 45 (18.44%) J2EE
8 42 (17.21%) CSS
9 37 (15.16%) WPF
10 35 (14.34%) RESTful
11 33 (13.52%) jQuery
12 30 (12.30%) Servlets
13 29 (11.89%) REST
14 28 (11.48%) Razor View Engine
15 27 (11.07%) Unity DI Container
15 27 (11.07%) JSON
16 25 (10.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 50 (20.49%) Inversion of Control
3 36 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (10.25%) N-Tier
5 24 (9.84%) Client/Server
6 23 (9.43%) SWIFT
6 23 (9.43%) Open Source
7 20 (8.20%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.69%) GIS
8 9 (3.69%) BBC
8 9 (3.69%) Social Media
9 8 (3.28%) RIA
9 8 (3.28%) DTV
10 4 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.64%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.23%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.82%) iPhone
12 2 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.80%) Apple iOS
2 37 (15.16%) Windows
3 32 (13.11%) Android
4 16 (6.56%) Mac OS X
5 13 (5.33%) UNIX
6 12 (4.92%) Linux
7 7 (2.87%) Windows Phone
8 5 (2.05%) Fedora
8 5 (2.05%) CentOS
9 4 (1.64%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (56.97%) Scrum
2 105 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (28.69%) MVC
5 58 (23.77%) OO
6 57 (23.36%) BDD
7 53 (21.72%) Software Engineering
8 49 (20.08%) Unit Testing
9 42 (17.21%) UML
10 39 (15.98%) Web Application Development
11 36 (14.75%) Kanban
12 30 (12.30%) iOS Development
13 27 (11.07%) MVVM
13 27 (11.07%) Dependency Injection
14 24 (9.84%) Web Development
15 23 (9.43%) E-Commerce
15 23 (9.43%) Android Development
16 22 (9.02%) Software Testing
17 19 (7.79%) OOA/OOD
18 18 (7.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 119 (48.77%) Java
2 79 (32.38%) C#
3 65 (26.64%) SQL
4 50 (20.49%) JavaScript
5 31 (12.70%) C++
6 28 (11.48%) C
7 27 (11.07%) PHP
8 23 (9.43%) Ruby
9 18 (7.38%) Objective-C
10 9 (3.69%) Python
11 8 (3.28%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.46%) PHP5
12 6 (2.46%) VB
13 4 (1.64%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.82%) XPath
15 2 (0.82%) VB6
15 2 (0.82%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.82%) VC++
16 1 (0.41%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 54 (22.13%) Degree
2 28 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (9.43%) MCP
3 23 (9.43%) MCAD
3 23 (9.43%) MCSD
3 23 (9.43%) MCTS
4 9 (3.69%) ISEB
4 9 (3.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.28%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.87%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.51%) QA
System Software
1 23 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Nagios
1 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.41%) logstash
1 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 46 (18.85%) Oracle
3 35 (14.34%) Google
4 29 (11.89%) JBoss
5 23 (9.43%) IBM
5 23 (9.43%) VMware
6 11 (4.51%) SAP
7 9 (3.69%) Sony
7 9 (3.69%) Apple
7 9 (3.69%) Yahoo!
7 9 (3.69%) Facebook
8 7 (2.87%) Adobe
9 5 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.82%) hybris
10 2 (0.82%) Zend
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