The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 97 82 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.69% 5.54% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 6.88% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 76 78
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1471 1192 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.33% 80.54% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 954 1282
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

TDD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

TDD Salary Trend in Cambridge

TDD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 189 (83.63%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (60.62%) C#
3 126 (55.75%) Scrum
4 125 (55.31%) .NET
5 104 (46.02%) SQL Server
6 90 (39.82%) ASP.NET
7 83 (36.73%) MVC
8 79 (34.96%) Java
9 75 (33.19%) NUnit
9 75 (33.19%) Software Engineering
10 73 (32.30%) WCF
11 72 (31.86%) JavaScript
11 72 (31.86%) SQL
11 72 (31.86%) BDD
12 71 (31.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 71 (31.42%) HTML
13 69 (30.53%) Kanban
14 62 (27.43%) Rhino Mocks
15 60 (26.55%) CSS
16 59 (26.11%) Moq
17 58 (25.66%) jQuery
18 56 (24.78%) Finance
19 48 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (20.35%) MSTest
21 45 (19.91%) Selenium
22 43 (19.03%) Degree
23 37 (16.37%) Internet
24 36 (15.93%) C++
24 36 (15.93%) OO
24 36 (15.93%) QA

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (6.19%) JBoss
2 12 (5.31%) Apache
2 12 (5.31%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.31%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.44%) IIS
3 1 (0.44%) CMS
3 1 (0.44%) WordPress
3 1 (0.44%) Node.js
3 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (4.42%) MS Office
2 9 (3.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.88%) Force.com
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (16.37%) Internet
2 11 (4.87%) HTTP
3 8 (3.54%) SMPP
3 8 (3.54%) SMS
3 8 (3.54%) NFC
4 5 (2.21%) Intranet
5 3 (1.33%) SAN
6 1 (0.44%) GPRS
6 1 (0.44%) GSM
6 1 (0.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (46.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.95%) MySQL
3 18 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (7.96%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.42%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.98%) Big Data
7 7 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.33%) DB2
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.44%) HBase
Development Applications
1 75 (33.19%) NUnit
2 62 (27.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 59 (26.11%) Moq
4 46 (20.35%) MSTest
5 45 (19.91%) Selenium
6 31 (13.72%) JIRA
7 24 (10.62%) Git (software)
8 19 (8.41%) JUnit
9 18 (7.96%) Visual Studio
10 16 (7.08%) Jenkins
11 15 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (5.75%) Maven
12 13 (5.75%) WebDriver
13 12 (5.31%) TestNG
13 12 (5.31%) Hudson
14 11 (4.87%) MSBuild
14 11 (4.87%) ReSharper
15 10 (4.42%) WiX
16 9 (3.98%) CppUnit
16 9 (3.98%) MbUnit
General
1 56 (24.78%) Finance
2 25 (11.06%) Music Industry
3 11 (4.87%) Banking
4 6 (2.65%) Marketing
5 5 (2.21%) Retail
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) French Language
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 132 (58.41%) Developer
2 52 (23.01%) .NET Developer
3 45 (19.91%) Software Engineer
4 42 (18.58%) C# Developer
5 33 (14.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (13.27%) Senior Developer
7 22 (9.73%) Analyst
7 22 (9.73%) Test Analyst
8 20 (8.85%) Software Developer
9 17 (7.52%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (7.08%) Java Developer
11 13 (5.75%) Junior
12 12 (5.31%) Junior Developer
12 12 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.87%) Junior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.87%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (4.87%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (4.87%) Graduate
14 10 (4.42%) Automation Test Analyst
14 10 (4.42%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (55.31%) .NET
2 90 (39.82%) ASP.NET
3 73 (32.30%) WCF
4 71 (31.42%) HTML
4 71 (31.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (26.55%) CSS
6 58 (25.66%) jQuery
7 32 (14.16%) WPF
8 31 (13.72%) .NET Framework
8 31 (13.72%) XML
9 30 (13.27%) NHibernate
10 29 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 27 (11.95%) Razor View Engine
12 24 (10.62%) Castle Windsor
12 24 (10.62%) Unity DI Container
13 23 (10.18%) Ninject
13 23 (10.18%) Spring.NET
13 23 (10.18%) WinForms
14 21 (9.29%) Web Services
15 20 (8.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.18%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (8.85%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.19%) Open Source
6 12 (5.31%) Mobile App
7 11 (4.87%) Algorithms
8 10 (4.42%) GIS
9 9 (3.98%) Blackberry
10 8 (3.54%) User Experience
11 5 (2.21%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.33%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.33%) IPTV
13 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.88%) Credit Risk
14 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
14 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
14 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.95%) Windows
2 20 (8.85%) UNIX
3 13 (5.75%) Android
4 11 (4.87%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.87%) Linux
5 8 (3.54%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.21%) Solaris
7 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (83.63%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (55.75%) Scrum
3 83 (36.73%) MVC
4 75 (33.19%) Software Engineering
5 72 (31.86%) BDD
6 69 (30.53%) Kanban
7 48 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (15.93%) Web Application Development
8 36 (15.93%) OO
9 31 (13.72%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (11.50%) Mentoring
11 25 (11.06%) MVVM
12 24 (10.62%) Unit Testing
13 22 (9.73%) Test Scripting
13 22 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (8.85%) Automated Testing
14 20 (8.85%) Multithreading
15 19 (8.41%) Manual Testing
16 18 (7.96%) Test Automation
17 13 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (60.62%) C#
2 79 (34.96%) Java
3 72 (31.86%) JavaScript
3 72 (31.86%) SQL
4 36 (15.93%) C++
5 35 (15.49%) VB
6 34 (15.04%) VB.NET
7 17 (7.52%) Python
8 11 (4.87%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.87%) C
9 10 (4.42%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.98%) Perl
11 8 (3.54%) PHP
11 8 (3.54%) XAML
12 5 (2.21%) Ruby
13 4 (1.77%) F#
13 4 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.88%) VBA
14 2 (0.88%) Delphi
15 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 43 (19.03%) Degree
2 25 (11.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (10.62%) MCTS
3 24 (10.62%) MCP
3 24 (10.62%) MCAD
3 24 (10.62%) MCSD
4 14 (6.19%) ISEB
5 12 (5.31%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.93%) QA
2 8 (3.54%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.33%) KVM
2 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) Puppet
1 4 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (9.73%) Oracle
2 16 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.54%) Sun
3 8 (3.54%) Telerik
4 5 (2.21%) Epiphany
4 5 (2.21%) Cadence
4 5 (2.21%) Red Gate
4 5 (2.21%) Sybase
4 5 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.21%) HubSpot
5 4 (1.77%) Facebook
6 3 (1.33%) VMware
6 3 (1.33%) HP
6 3 (1.33%) Hitachi
6 3 (1.33%) NetApp
6 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.88%) Google
7 2 (0.88%) Quark
8 1 (0.44%) Zend
8 1 (0.44%) Sencha
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