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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 101 116 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.29% 6.38% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.71% 7.68% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 81 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1159 1511 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.62% 83.16% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1171 1098
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 158 (88.76%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (48.88%) C#
3 76 (42.70%) Java
4 75 (42.13%) Scrum
5 74 (41.57%) MVC
6 62 (34.83%) .NET
7 57 (32.02%) SQL Server
7 57 (32.02%) Degree
8 55 (30.90%) ASP.NET
9 49 (27.53%) SQL
9 49 (27.53%) JavaScript
10 48 (26.97%) OO
11 46 (25.84%) HTML
12 45 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (24.72%) BDD
14 43 (24.16%) MySQL
15 42 (23.60%) AngularJS
16 41 (23.03%) Spring
17 40 (22.47%) Software Engineering
18 38 (21.35%) Git (software)
18 38 (21.35%) RESTful
19 35 (19.66%) jQuery
20 33 (18.54%) Computer Science
20 33 (18.54%) ASP.NET Web API
21 32 (17.98%) Finance
21 32 (17.98%) CSS
21 32 (17.98%) Python
22 31 (17.42%) KnockoutJS
23 29 (16.29%) J2EE
24 28 (15.73%) Web Application Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (9.55%) Node.js
2 11 (6.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.37%) GlassFish
4 5 (2.81%) Apache
5 4 (2.25%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) SMS
3 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 43 (24.16%) MySQL
3 23 (12.92%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.30%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (21.35%) Git (software)
2 28 (15.73%) Selenium
3 24 (13.48%) Jenkins
4 23 (12.92%) JIRA
5 15 (8.43%) Maven
6 14 (7.87%) TeamCity
7 11 (6.18%) Grunt
7 11 (6.18%) Bower
7 11 (6.18%) gulp
8 10 (5.62%) Subversion
9 8 (4.49%) Mockito
10 7 (3.93%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.93%) HP UFT
10 7 (3.93%) JMeter
10 7 (3.93%) TestNG
10 7 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (3.37%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.81%) Moq
12 5 (2.81%) Mercurial
13 4 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (17.98%) Finance
2 18 (10.11%) Marketing
3 5 (2.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Military
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 111 (62.36%) Developer
2 31 (17.42%) .NET Developer
3 30 (16.85%) Java Developer
4 25 (14.04%) Senior Developer
5 22 (12.36%) Web Developer
5 22 (12.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (10.67%) Analyst
7 16 (8.99%) Lead Developer
8 15 (8.43%) Test Analyst
9 14 (7.87%) Software Engineer
9 14 (7.87%) Lead Java Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Junior
10 11 (6.18%) Software Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Project Manager
11 10 (5.62%) Tester
11 10 (5.62%) Agile Project Manager
12 9 (5.06%) Automation Tester
12 9 (5.06%) Applications Developer
13 8 (4.49%) Automation Analyst
14 7 (3.93%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (34.83%) .NET
2 55 (30.90%) ASP.NET
3 46 (25.84%) HTML
4 45 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (23.60%) AngularJS
6 41 (23.03%) Spring
7 38 (21.35%) RESTful
8 35 (19.66%) jQuery
9 33 (18.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 32 (17.98%) CSS
11 31 (17.42%) KnockoutJS
12 29 (16.29%) J2EE
13 27 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (14.61%) Hibernate
15 25 (14.04%) Web Services
16 24 (13.48%) CSS3
17 22 (12.36%) HTML5
18 17 (9.55%) XML
19 14 (7.87%) .NET Framework
20 11 (6.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.54%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.99%) User Experience
3 8 (4.49%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.37%) LIMS
4 6 (3.37%) Robotics
5 5 (2.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.81%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.81%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.25%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.25%) Clustering
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) Informatics
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.56%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.56%) Wiki
8 1 (0.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.92%) Linux
2 18 (10.11%) UNIX
3 7 (3.93%) Windows
4 5 (2.81%) Solaris
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.12%) CentOS
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (88.76%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (42.13%) Scrum
3 74 (41.57%) MVC
4 48 (26.97%) OO
5 44 (24.72%) BDD
6 40 (22.47%) Software Engineering
7 28 (15.73%) Test Automation
7 28 (15.73%) Web Application Development
8 24 (13.48%) OOP
9 21 (11.80%) Kanban
10 20 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (10.67%) Release Management
12 17 (9.55%) Software Testing
13 14 (7.87%) Workflow
13 14 (7.87%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.30%) Agile Testing
14 13 (7.30%) Risk Management
15 11 (6.18%) Validation
15 11 (6.18%) Project Management
15 11 (6.18%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 87 (48.88%) C#
2 76 (42.70%) Java
3 49 (27.53%) JavaScript
3 49 (27.53%) SQL
4 32 (17.98%) Python
5 22 (12.36%) C++
6 17 (9.55%) Perl
7 14 (7.87%) PHP
8 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.37%) Ruby
9 5 (2.81%) F#
9 5 (2.81%) C
10 2 (1.12%) Go
10 2 (1.12%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.12%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.12%) Scala
10 2 (1.12%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) GLSL
11 1 (0.56%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 57 (32.02%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (3.93%) ISEB
3 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.74%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.69%) Docker
2 2 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (10.11%) WorldPay
2 11 (6.18%) Oracle
3 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.62%) Cadence
3 10 (5.62%) Red Gate
4 6 (3.37%) Tableau
5 5 (2.81%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.25%) Sun
7 3 (1.69%) VMware
8 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.56%) Google
9 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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