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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 114 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.02% 3.92% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.22% 4.57% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 108 55 60
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
1579 1444 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.32% 85.75% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1148 1164
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 209 (77.70%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (55.39%) Java
3 108 (40.15%) BDD
4 100 (37.17%) JavaScript
5 96 (35.69%) Web Services
6 91 (33.83%) SQL
7 89 (33.09%) C#
8 87 (32.34%) Scrum
9 86 (31.97%) Spring
10 85 (31.60%) .NET
11 73 (27.14%) SQL Server
12 70 (26.02%) HTML
12 70 (26.02%) JUnit
12 70 (26.02%) RESTful
13 69 (25.65%) MVC
14 68 (25.28%) CSS
14 68 (25.28%) OO
15 60 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (21.56%) Eclipse
17 57 (21.19%) Degree
18 56 (20.82%) HTML5
19 52 (19.33%) Unit Testing
20 50 (18.59%) WCF
20 50 (18.59%) XML
21 46 (17.10%) ASP.NET
21 46 (17.10%) Git (software)
22 45 (16.73%) J2EE
23 43 (15.99%) Node.js
24 42 (15.61%) Cucumber
24 42 (15.61%) Maven

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 43 (15.99%) Node.js
2 28 (10.41%) WebLogic
3 15 (5.58%) JBoss
3 15 (5.58%) WebSphere
4 14 (5.20%) Joomla!
4 14 (5.20%) Tomcat
4 14 (5.20%) Alfresco
4 14 (5.20%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (2.23%) Jetty
6 3 (1.12%) CMS
7 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.74%) IIS
7 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.38%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.06%) MongoDB
3 19 (7.06%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.58%) Big Data
5 15 (5.58%) Hadoop
6 14 (5.20%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.12%) SQLite
10 2 (0.74%) MySQL
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 70 (26.02%) JUnit
2 58 (21.56%) Eclipse
3 46 (17.10%) Git (software)
4 42 (15.61%) Cucumber
4 42 (15.61%) Maven
5 41 (15.24%) Jenkins
6 35 (13.01%) Ant
7 29 (10.78%) JIRA
8 26 (9.67%) NUnit
9 24 (8.92%) TeamCity
9 24 (8.92%) Moq
10 23 (8.55%) SpecFlow
11 21 (7.81%) Rhino Mocks
11 21 (7.81%) CruiseControl
12 18 (6.69%) JDeveloper
13 17 (6.32%) Subversion
14 14 (5.20%) Oracle Forms
14 14 (5.20%) Apache Ivy
14 14 (5.20%) Eclipse RCP
15 12 (4.46%) Selenium
General
1 41 (15.24%) Finance
2 19 (7.06%) Banking
3 16 (5.95%) Games
4 14 (5.20%) French Language
5 13 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.09%) Advertising
7 6 (2.23%) Marketing
8 3 (1.12%) Retail
9 2 (0.74%) Law
9 2 (0.74%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 212 (78.81%) Developer
2 102 (37.92%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.50%) .NET Developer
4 34 (12.64%) Senior Developer
5 29 (10.78%) Software Developer
6 21 (7.81%) Software Engineer
7 20 (7.43%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.32%) Java Software Engineer
8 17 (6.32%) Team Leader
9 12 (4.46%) Technical Team Leader
10 10 (3.72%) iOS Developer
11 9 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.97%) ScrumMaster
12 8 (2.97%) Android Developer
13 7 (2.60%) Senior iOS Developer
14 6 (2.23%) .NET Team Leader
14 6 (2.23%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (2.23%) Analyst
14 6 (2.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (35.69%) Web Services
2 86 (31.97%) Spring
3 85 (31.60%) .NET
4 70 (26.02%) HTML
4 70 (26.02%) RESTful
5 68 (25.28%) CSS
6 56 (20.82%) HTML5
7 50 (18.59%) WCF
7 50 (18.59%) XML
8 46 (17.10%) ASP.NET
9 45 (16.73%) J2EE
10 41 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (14.87%) Hibernate
12 38 (14.13%) SOAP
13 32 (11.90%) Gherkin
14 25 (9.29%) CSS3
14 25 (9.29%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (9.29%) XHTML
15 24 (8.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 22 (8.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.50%) Open Source
2 28 (10.41%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.69%) Social Media
4 17 (6.32%) Client/Server
5 16 (5.95%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (5.95%) RIA
5 16 (5.95%) User Experience
6 15 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (5.58%) N-Tier
6 15 (5.58%) BBC
7 14 (5.20%) iPhone
7 14 (5.20%) iPad
7 14 (5.20%) SWIFT
7 14 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (4.83%) Mobile Payment
9 11 (4.09%) Mobile App
10 10 (3.72%) Streaming Music
11 6 (2.23%) Wiki
11 6 (2.23%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.50%) Android
2 35 (13.01%) Linux
3 34 (12.64%) Windows
4 31 (11.52%) Apple iOS
5 26 (9.67%) Windows Phone
6 23 (8.55%) UNIX
7 13 (4.83%) Windows Phone 7
8 8 (2.97%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.60%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.12%) Solaris
10 3 (1.12%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.37%) Fedora
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (77.70%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (40.15%) BDD
3 87 (32.34%) Scrum
4 69 (25.65%) MVC
5 68 (25.28%) OO
6 60 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (19.33%) Unit Testing
8 41 (15.24%) OOP
9 39 (14.50%) E-Commerce
10 37 (13.75%) Web Application Development
11 36 (13.38%) Android Development
12 35 (13.01%) OOD
12 35 (13.01%) Software Engineering
13 34 (12.64%) Automated Testing
13 34 (12.64%) UML
14 32 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
15 31 (11.52%) Kanban
16 27 (10.04%) iOS Development
17 25 (9.29%) Web Development
18 21 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 149 (55.39%) Java
2 100 (37.17%) JavaScript
3 91 (33.83%) SQL
4 89 (33.09%) C#
5 40 (14.87%) PL/SQL
5 40 (14.87%) Ruby
6 22 (8.18%) C++
7 20 (7.43%) PHP
8 16 (5.95%) C
8 16 (5.95%) Objective-C
9 9 (3.35%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.97%) VB
10 8 (2.97%) XAML
11 5 (1.86%) Python
12 4 (1.49%) XQuery
12 4 (1.49%) Groovy
13 3 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.37%) Golang
Qualifications
1 57 (21.19%) Degree
2 16 (5.95%) SC Cleared
2 16 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.97%) VCP4
4 7 (2.60%) ISEB
5 6 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.12%) MCP
6 3 (1.12%) HND
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.06%) QA
2 5 (1.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.86%) Puppet
2 2 (0.74%) logstash
2 2 (0.74%) Graphite
Vendors
1 36 (13.38%) Oracle
2 34 (12.64%) Google
3 20 (7.43%) Facebook
4 16 (5.95%) Adobe
5 15 (5.58%) Apple
5 15 (5.58%) Yahoo!
5 15 (5.58%) Sony
6 14 (5.20%) VMware
6 14 (5.20%) IBM
7 10 (3.72%) Xamarin
8 8 (2.97%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.74%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.37%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Discretionary relocation assistanc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefts
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago