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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 43 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 75 133 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.32% 7.23% 10.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 9.14% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 119 181
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
1153 1455 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.83% 79.08% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1189 1240
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 125 (85.62%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (52.74%) C#
3 64 (43.84%) Scrum
4 60 (41.10%) Java
5 56 (38.36%) MVC
6 54 (36.99%) .NET
7 50 (34.25%) Software Engineering
8 49 (33.56%) JavaScript
9 48 (32.88%) OO
10 47 (32.19%) SQL Server
11 46 (31.51%) ASP.NET
12 43 (29.45%) HTML
13 37 (25.34%) SQL
13 37 (25.34%) BDD
14 36 (24.66%) Degree
15 35 (23.97%) C++
16 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (21.23%) RESTful
17 31 (21.23%) jQuery
18 29 (19.86%) J2EE
18 29 (19.86%) AngularJS
19 28 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (19.18%) CSS
20 27 (18.49%) Python
20 27 (18.49%) Finance
20 27 (18.49%) Selenium
20 27 (18.49%) KnockoutJS
21 26 (17.81%) Computer Science
22 25 (17.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 24 (16.44%) MySQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (7.53%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.16%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.11%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.74%) JBoss
4 4 (2.74%) Apache
5 3 (2.05%) Node.js
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) MS Office
2 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Internet
1 5 (3.42%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.37%) SMS
3 1 (0.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (32.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.44%) MySQL
3 18 (12.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.42%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.37%) Redis
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (18.49%) Selenium
2 22 (15.07%) Jenkins
3 21 (14.38%) Git (software)
4 14 (9.59%) Cucumber
4 14 (9.59%) Visual Studio
5 13 (8.90%) Maven
6 9 (6.16%) JIRA
7 7 (4.79%) TestNG
7 7 (4.79%) Mockito
8 6 (4.11%) NUnit
9 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.74%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.74%) Subversion
9 4 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (2.05%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.37%) WatiN
11 2 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (1.37%) JUnit
11 2 (1.37%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.37%) Calabash
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Electronics
3 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (67.12%) Developer
2 26 (17.81%) .NET Developer
3 24 (16.44%) Software Engineer
3 24 (16.44%) Software Developer
4 15 (10.27%) Senior Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Programmer
6 13 (8.90%) Lead Developer
6 13 (8.90%) Analyst
6 13 (8.90%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Automation Tester
7 12 (8.22%) Tester
8 11 (7.53%) Lead Java Developer
8 11 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.48%) C++ Developer
11 7 (4.79%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.79%) Junior
12 6 (4.11%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.99%) .NET
2 46 (31.51%) ASP.NET
3 43 (29.45%) HTML
4 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (21.23%) RESTful
5 31 (21.23%) jQuery
6 29 (19.86%) J2EE
6 29 (19.86%) AngularJS
7 28 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (19.18%) CSS
8 27 (18.49%) KnockoutJS
9 25 (17.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (15.07%) Spring
11 21 (14.38%) HTML5
12 20 (13.70%) Web Services
12 20 (13.70%) XML
13 15 (10.27%) SOAP
13 15 (10.27%) WCF
14 14 (9.59%) JSP
15 13 (8.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.81%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.16%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.48%) User Experience
3 8 (5.48%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.48%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.11%) Robotics
4 6 (4.11%) LIMS
5 5 (3.42%) Clustering
5 5 (3.42%) Open Source
6 4 (2.74%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.74%) GIS
7 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.05%) Informatics
8 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.68%) W3C
9 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.07%) Linux
2 20 (13.70%) Windows
3 17 (11.64%) UNIX
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (3.42%) Solaris
5 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.05%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (85.62%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.84%) Scrum
3 56 (38.36%) MVC
4 50 (34.25%) Software Engineering
5 48 (32.88%) OO
6 37 (25.34%) BDD
7 22 (15.07%) Web Application Development
8 21 (14.38%) OOP
9 20 (13.70%) Kanban
10 19 (13.01%) Test Automation
11 14 (9.59%) Manual Testing
12 13 (8.90%) Test Scripting
12 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
14 10 (6.85%) Validation
15 9 (6.16%) Software Testing
16 8 (5.48%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (5.48%) OOD
16 8 (5.48%) Workflow
17 7 (4.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (52.74%) C#
2 60 (41.10%) Java
3 49 (33.56%) JavaScript
4 37 (25.34%) SQL
5 35 (23.97%) C++
6 27 (18.49%) Python
7 14 (9.59%) PHP
8 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
9 9 (6.16%) Perl
10 7 (4.79%) Ruby
11 6 (4.11%) C
12 5 (3.42%) F#
13 4 (2.74%) Embedded C
14 3 (2.05%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.05%) VB
15 2 (1.37%) Scala
15 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.37%) Go
16 1 (0.68%) GLSL
16 1 (0.68%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 36 (24.66%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) ISEB
2 4 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.70%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Docker
1 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (11.64%) Oracle
2 11 (7.53%) WorldPay
3 6 (4.11%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.11%) Tableau
4 5 (3.42%) Sun
5 4 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) Sencha
6 1 (0.68%) Twitter
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Sybase
6 1 (0.68%) Zend
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