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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 186 112 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.84% 6.30% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.14% 7.28% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 168 101 73
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1670 1538 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.36% 86.55% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1211 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 291 (79.08%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (48.37%) JavaScript
3 172 (46.74%) CSS
4 152 (41.30%) HTML
5 150 (40.76%) Java
6 130 (35.33%) .NET
7 125 (33.97%) SQL Server
8 117 (31.79%) C#
9 114 (30.98%) Scrum
10 107 (29.08%) Node.js
11 106 (28.80%) MVC
12 103 (27.99%) Software Engineering
13 98 (26.63%) Degree
14 95 (25.82%) ASP.NET
14 95 (25.82%) RESTful
15 92 (25.00%) HTML5
16 88 (23.91%) Spring
17 84 (22.83%) BDD
17 84 (22.83%) Git (software)
17 84 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
18 82 (22.28%) SQL
19 77 (20.92%) CSS3
20 76 (20.65%) Unit Testing
21 75 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC
22 74 (20.11%) Finance
23 73 (19.84%) PHP
24 70 (19.02%) KnockoutJS
25 68 (18.48%) Web Application Development
25 68 (18.48%) Linux
26 63 (17.12%) AngularJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 107 (29.08%) Node.js
2 30 (8.15%) JBoss
3 24 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 24 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 21 (5.71%) Apache ServiceMix
5 19 (5.16%) Tomcat
6 13 (3.53%) Mule
6 13 (3.53%) Mule ESB
7 9 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.45%) Apache
8 7 (1.90%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.63%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.36%) nginx
10 5 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.36%) ArcSDE
10 5 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.36%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.09%) Confluence
12 3 (0.82%) IIS
13 2 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.09%) SaaS
3 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.82%) GitHub
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 52 (14.13%) Internet
2 38 (10.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (33.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 30 (8.15%) Relational Database
4 26 (7.07%) RDBMS
5 20 (5.43%) MySQL
6 17 (4.62%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.45%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.09%) SQLite
11 3 (0.82%) Big Data
11 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.54%) MS Access
12 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 84 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 57 (15.49%) JUnit
3 41 (11.14%) Maven
3 41 (11.14%) Jenkins
4 40 (10.87%) Cucumber
5 28 (7.61%) Ant
6 27 (7.34%) Eclipse
6 27 (7.34%) Mockito
7 26 (7.07%) Spock
8 19 (5.16%) Eclipse RCP
8 19 (5.16%) JIRA
9 18 (4.89%) Subversion
10 17 (4.62%) Selenium
11 16 (4.35%) EasyMock
12 15 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (4.08%) FishEye
12 15 (4.08%) Geb
13 14 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (3.53%) jMock
14 13 (3.53%) WebDriver
General
1 74 (20.11%) Finance
2 28 (7.61%) Banking
3 27 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.34%) Games
4 18 (4.89%) Marketing
5 12 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.26%) Electronics
6 10 (2.72%) Advertising
7 9 (2.45%) French Language
8 4 (1.09%) Retail
9 3 (0.82%) Publishing
10 2 (0.54%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 286 (77.72%) Developer
2 80 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 77 (20.92%) .NET Developer
4 64 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 57 (15.49%) Software Engineer
6 36 (9.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 34 (9.24%) Software Developer
8 28 (7.61%) Lead Developer
9 26 (7.07%) Graduate
9 26 (7.07%) Junior
10 25 (6.79%) Junior Developer
11 24 (6.52%) Junior .NET Developer
12 23 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
13 22 (5.98%) C# Developer
14 21 (5.71%) Web Developer
15 20 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
16 19 (5.16%) Applications Developer
17 17 (4.62%) Java Software Engineer
17 17 (4.62%) Android Developer
18 16 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (46.74%) CSS
2 152 (41.30%) HTML
3 130 (35.33%) .NET
4 95 (25.82%) ASP.NET
4 95 (25.82%) RESTful
5 92 (25.00%) HTML5
6 88 (23.91%) Spring
7 77 (20.92%) CSS3
8 75 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 70 (19.02%) KnockoutJS
10 63 (17.12%) AngularJS
11 58 (15.76%) Ajax
12 56 (15.22%) XML
13 53 (14.40%) Backbone.js
14 48 (13.04%) JSON
15 45 (12.23%) Web Services
15 45 (12.23%) jQuery
16 44 (11.96%) Hibernate
17 43 (11.68%) J2EE
18 39 (10.60%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.79%) Streaming Music
2 25 (6.79%) User Experience
3 24 (6.52%) Xbox
4 20 (5.43%) Client/Server
4 20 (5.43%) N-Tier
5 19 (5.16%) Inversion of Control
5 19 (5.16%) SWIFT
6 16 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.53%) Smartphone
9 12 (3.26%) DTV
10 8 (2.17%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.90%) iPhone
11 7 (1.90%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.90%) iPad
12 6 (1.63%) RIA
12 6 (1.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.48%) Linux
2 49 (13.32%) Android
3 39 (10.60%) Apple iOS
4 36 (9.78%) Windows
5 26 (7.07%) Windows Phone
6 16 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 16 (4.35%) UNIX
7 8 (2.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.82%) Fedora
9 3 (0.82%) CentOS
10 1 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (79.08%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (30.98%) Scrum
3 106 (28.80%) MVC
4 103 (27.99%) Software Engineering
5 84 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (22.83%) BDD
6 76 (20.65%) Unit Testing
7 68 (18.48%) Web Application Development
8 57 (15.49%) OO
9 49 (13.32%) Open Source
10 42 (11.41%) Android Development
11 36 (9.78%) SDLC
12 32 (8.70%) Pair Programming
13 31 (8.42%) Test Automation
14 30 (8.15%) UML
14 30 (8.15%) iOS Development
15 28 (7.61%) Domain-Driven Design
15 28 (7.61%) Dependency Injection
16 26 (7.07%) E-Commerce
16 26 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 178 (48.37%) JavaScript
2 150 (40.76%) Java
3 117 (31.79%) C#
4 82 (22.28%) SQL
5 73 (19.84%) PHP
6 43 (11.68%) Python
7 42 (11.41%) Ruby
8 33 (8.97%) C++
9 22 (5.98%) Groovy
10 18 (4.89%) Objective-C
11 17 (4.62%) C
12 16 (4.35%) Perl
12 16 (4.35%) XAML
13 14 (3.80%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.45%) Go
15 7 (1.90%) Scala
16 6 (1.63%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.63%) Tcl
17 5 (1.36%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (26.63%) Degree
2 12 (3.26%) SC Cleared
2 12 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.63%) ISEB
4 3 (0.82%) HND
5 2 (0.54%) HNC
6 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 19 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.08%) Docker
3 3 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (5.16%) Puppet
2 3 (0.82%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 52 (14.13%) Oracle
2 23 (6.25%) Google
3 20 (5.43%) Xamarin
4 19 (5.16%) VMware
5 13 (3.53%) Sybase
5 13 (3.53%) BEA
6 12 (3.26%) SAP
7 10 (2.72%) Microsoft
8 8 (2.17%) IBM
9 6 (1.63%) Zend
9 6 (1.63%) Adobe
10 5 (1.36%) Mapinfo
10 5 (1.36%) ESRI
11 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.82%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.27%) NorthgateArinso
14 1 (0.27%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.27%) Progress
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