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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 98 79 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.55% 5.26% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 6.62% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 77 73 93
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,000
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
1503 1194 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.11% 79.44% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 993 1389
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 192 (83.48%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (61.74%) C#
3 132 (57.39%) .NET
4 125 (54.35%) Scrum
5 109 (47.39%) SQL Server
6 92 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 83 (36.09%) MVC
7 83 (36.09%) NUnit
8 78 (33.91%) Java
8 78 (33.91%) BDD
9 77 (33.48%) WCF
10 76 (33.04%) SQL
10 76 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (31.74%) Kanban
12 71 (30.87%) Rhino Mocks
13 70 (30.43%) Moq
14 66 (28.70%) JavaScript
14 66 (28.70%) HTML
15 65 (28.26%) Software Engineering
16 58 (25.22%) jQuery
17 55 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
17 55 (23.91%) CSS
17 55 (23.91%) MSTest
18 51 (22.17%) Finance
19 47 (20.43%) Selenium
19 47 (20.43%) Degree
20 42 (18.26%) Internet
21 40 (17.39%) QA
22 39 (16.96%) Computer Science
22 39 (16.96%) WPF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (7.39%) JBoss
2 15 (6.52%) Apache
2 15 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.43%) IIS
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) WordPress
4 1 (0.43%) Node.js
4 1 (0.43%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (4.78%) MS Office
2 10 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.17%) Force.com
3 4 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.26%) Internet
2 11 (4.78%) HTTP
3 8 (3.48%) SMPP
3 8 (3.48%) SMS
3 8 (3.48%) NFC
4 5 (2.17%) Intranet
5 4 (1.74%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) GPRS
6 1 (0.43%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (47.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.17%) MySQL
3 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (8.26%) Relational Database
5 18 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (4.35%) Big Data
6 10 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.30%) DB2
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.43%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 83 (36.09%) NUnit
2 71 (30.87%) Rhino Mocks
3 70 (30.43%) Moq
4 55 (23.91%) MSTest
5 47 (20.43%) Selenium
6 32 (13.91%) JIRA
7 27 (11.74%) Git (software)
8 21 (9.13%) Jenkins
9 18 (7.83%) JUnit
10 16 (6.96%) Maven
10 16 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (5.65%) ReSharper
12 12 (5.22%) CppUnit
12 12 (5.22%) xUnit.net
12 12 (5.22%) MbUnit
13 11 (4.78%) MSBuild
13 11 (4.78%) Visual Studio
14 10 (4.35%) Hudson
14 10 (4.35%) WiX
14 10 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (22.17%) Finance
2 24 (10.43%) Music Industry
3 11 (4.78%) Banking
4 5 (2.17%) Retail
4 5 (2.17%) Marketing
5 3 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 143 (62.17%) Developer
2 56 (24.35%) .NET Developer
3 44 (19.13%) C# Developer
4 42 (18.26%) Software Engineer
5 35 (15.22%) Senior Developer
6 34 (14.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (9.13%) Test Analyst
7 21 (9.13%) Analyst
8 18 (7.83%) Java Developer
9 17 (7.39%) Software Developer
10 16 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Junior Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Junior
12 11 (4.78%) Graduate
12 11 (4.78%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (4.78%) Graduate Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (57.39%) .NET
2 92 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 77 (33.48%) WCF
4 76 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (28.70%) HTML
6 58 (25.22%) jQuery
7 55 (23.91%) CSS
8 39 (16.96%) WPF
9 38 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 35 (15.22%) Razor View Engine
10 35 (15.22%) .NET Framework
10 35 (15.22%) XML
11 30 (13.04%) Unity DI Container
11 30 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
12 29 (12.61%) Ninject
12 29 (12.61%) Spring.NET
12 29 (12.61%) WinForms
13 28 (12.17%) NHibernate
14 26 (11.30%) Web Services
15 18 (7.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.96%) Computer Science
2 29 (12.61%) Inversion of Control
3 22 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (9.13%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.78%) GIS
5 11 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.35%) Open Source
6 10 (4.35%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.48%) User Experience
7 8 (3.48%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.74%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.30%) IPTV
10 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.87%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.87%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.91%) Windows
2 19 (8.26%) UNIX
3 14 (6.09%) Android
4 12 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.78%) Linux
6 8 (3.48%) Windows Phone
7 5 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (83.48%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (54.35%) Scrum
3 83 (36.09%) MVC
4 78 (33.91%) BDD
5 73 (31.74%) Kanban
6 65 (28.26%) Software Engineering
7 55 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (16.96%) Dependency Injection
9 38 (16.52%) OO
10 36 (15.65%) Web Application Development
11 34 (14.78%) MVVM
12 25 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (10.43%) Test Automation
13 24 (10.43%) Mentoring
14 22 (9.57%) Unit Testing
15 21 (9.13%) Automated Testing
16 20 (8.70%) Test Scripting
17 19 (8.26%) Multithreading
18 17 (7.39%) Manual Testing
19 16 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 142 (61.74%) C#
2 78 (33.91%) Java
3 76 (33.04%) SQL
4 66 (28.70%) JavaScript
5 37 (16.09%) VB
5 37 (16.09%) VB.NET
6 35 (15.22%) C++
7 19 (8.26%) Python
8 12 (5.22%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.78%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.35%) PHP
11 9 (3.91%) Perl
12 8 (3.48%) Ruby
12 8 (3.48%) XAML
13 6 (2.61%) F#
13 6 (2.61%) C
14 5 (2.17%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.87%) VBA
15 2 (0.87%) Delphi
15 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (20.43%) Degree
2 30 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (13.04%) MCTS
2 30 (13.04%) MCP
2 30 (13.04%) MCAD
2 30 (13.04%) MCSD
3 16 (6.96%) ISEB
4 13 (5.65%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (17.39%) QA
2 8 (3.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.74%) KVM
2 2 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) Puppet
1 4 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (9.13%) Oracle
2 17 (7.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.91%) Sun
4 8 (3.48%) Telerik
5 5 (2.17%) Epiphany
5 5 (2.17%) Cadence
5 5 (2.17%) Sybase
5 5 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.17%) Red Gate
5 5 (2.17%) HubSpot
6 4 (1.74%) Facebook
6 4 (1.74%) VMware
6 4 (1.74%) HP
6 4 (1.74%) Hitachi
6 4 (1.74%) NetApp
6 4 (1.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.87%) Zend
8 1 (0.43%) Sencha
8 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.43%) Quark
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + 25% benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago