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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 99 72 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.52% 4.79% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.53% 6.04% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 75 68 100
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
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
1515 1193 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.45% 79.32% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 995 1381
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 £57,800
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 20 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 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
4 127 (55.22%) Scrum
5 110 (47.83%) SQL Server
6 92 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 85 (36.96%) NUnit
8 84 (36.52%) MVC
9 79 (34.35%) Java
10 77 (33.48%) WCF
11 76 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 75 (32.61%) BDD
12 75 (32.61%) Kanban
13 74 (32.17%) SQL
14 73 (31.74%) Rhino Mocks
15 72 (31.30%) Moq
16 65 (28.26%) Software Engineering
17 64 (27.83%) JavaScript
18 63 (27.39%) HTML
19 57 (24.78%) jQuery
19 57 (24.78%) MSTest
20 55 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
21 53 (23.04%) CSS
22 50 (21.74%) Finance
23 48 (20.87%) Degree
24 44 (19.13%) Selenium
25 43 (18.70%) Internet
26 42 (18.26%) QA
27 41 (17.83%) WPF
27 41 (17.83%) Computer Science

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 16 (6.96%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.52%) Apache
4 13 (5.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) WordPress
5 1 (0.43%) Node.js
5 1 (0.43%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (4.35%) MS Office
1 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 43 (18.70%) Internet
2 10 (4.35%) 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
1 110 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.61%) MySQL
3 21 (9.13%) 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 85 (36.96%) NUnit
2 73 (31.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 72 (31.30%) Moq
4 57 (24.78%) MSTest
5 44 (19.13%) Selenium
6 30 (13.04%) JIRA
7 27 (11.74%) Git (software)
8 20 (8.70%) Jenkins
9 16 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (6.96%) Maven
9 16 (6.96%) JUnit
10 13 (5.65%) ReSharper
11 12 (5.22%) CppUnit
11 12 (5.22%) xUnit.net
11 12 (5.22%) MbUnit
12 11 (4.78%) MSBuild
12 11 (4.78%) Visual Studio
13 10 (4.35%) WiX
14 9 (3.91%) Hudson
14 9 (3.91%) Subversion
General
1 50 (21.74%) Finance
2 24 (10.43%) Music Industry
3 11 (4.78%) Banking
4 5 (2.17%) Marketing
5 4 (1.74%) Retail
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) French Language
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (62.61%) Developer
2 56 (24.35%) .NET Developer
3 44 (19.13%) C# Developer
3 44 (19.13%) Software Engineer
4 34 (14.78%) Senior Developer
4 34 (14.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (8.26%) Java Developer
6 18 (7.83%) Test Analyst
6 18 (7.83%) Analyst
7 17 (7.39%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (6.09%) Junior Developer
9 14 (6.09%) Junior
10 13 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (5.22%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (5.22%) Graduate
12 11 (4.78%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (4.78%) Junior .NET Developer
12 11 (4.78%) 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 63 (27.39%) HTML
6 57 (24.78%) jQuery
7 53 (23.04%) CSS
8 41 (17.83%) WPF
9 40 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 37 (16.09%) Razor View Engine
11 36 (15.65%) .NET Framework
12 33 (14.35%) XML
13 32 (13.91%) Unity DI Container
13 32 (13.91%) Castle Windsor
14 31 (13.48%) Ninject
14 31 (13.48%) Spring.NET
14 31 (13.48%) WinForms
15 28 (12.17%) NHibernate
16 26 (11.30%) Web Services
17 18 (7.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 31 (13.48%) Inversion of Control
3 24 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (9.57%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.78%) GIS
6 10 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.91%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.48%) Open Source
8 8 (3.48%) User Experience
8 8 (3.48%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.30%) IPTV
9 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
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 34 (14.78%) Windows
2 17 (7.39%) 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
2 127 (55.22%) Scrum
3 84 (36.52%) MVC
4 75 (32.61%) Kanban
4 75 (32.61%) BDD
5 65 (28.26%) Software Engineering
6 55 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (17.83%) Dependency Injection
8 37 (16.09%) OO
9 36 (15.65%) MVVM
9 36 (15.65%) Web Application Development
10 26 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (10.43%) Mentoring
12 22 (9.57%) Test Automation
12 22 (9.57%) Unit Testing
13 19 (8.26%) Automated Testing
13 19 (8.26%) Multithreading
14 18 (7.83%) Test Scripting
15 16 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (6.52%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (61.74%) C#
2 79 (34.35%) Java
3 74 (32.17%) SQL
4 64 (27.83%) JavaScript
5 38 (16.52%) VB
5 38 (16.52%) VB.NET
6 36 (15.65%) C++
7 21 (9.13%) Python
8 12 (5.22%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.78%) PHP
9 11 (4.78%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.91%) Perl
11 8 (3.48%) Ruby
11 8 (3.48%) XAML
12 6 (2.61%) F#
12 6 (2.61%) C
13 5 (2.17%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.87%) VBA
14 2 (0.87%) Delphi
14 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 48 (20.87%) Degree
2 32 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (13.91%) MCTS
2 32 (13.91%) MCP
2 32 (13.91%) MCAD
2 32 (13.91%) MCSD
3 15 (6.52%) ISEB
4 12 (5.22%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (18.26%) 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 16 (6.96%) 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%) Brady
8 1 (0.43%) SAP
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Software
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: From £30,196 to £38,088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £60-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago