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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 127 100 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.95% 6.22% 6.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 7.99% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 97 108
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
1486 1251 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.29% 77.80% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1081 1266
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 162 (60.45%) C#
2 149 (55.60%) .NET
3 146 (54.48%) Scrum
4 121 (45.15%) SQL Server
5 109 (40.67%) NUnit
6 107 (39.93%) ASP.NET
7 99 (36.94%) MVC
8 97 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (34.33%) Moq
10 90 (33.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 90 (33.58%) Java
11 89 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 85 (31.72%) Kanban
12 85 (31.72%) WCF
13 75 (27.99%) MSTest
14 74 (27.61%) SQL
15 72 (26.87%) BDD
16 66 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
17 65 (24.25%) JavaScript
18 63 (23.51%) HTML
19 62 (23.13%) WPF
20 60 (22.39%) Computer Science
21 57 (21.27%) QA
21 57 (21.27%) Razor View Engine
22 56 (20.90%) Degree
22 56 (20.90%) CSS
22 56 (20.90%) Internet
23 55 (20.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 53 (19.78%) Software Engineering
25 52 (19.40%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (8.21%) Tomcat
2 17 (6.34%) Apache
3 13 (4.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
4 1 (0.37%) CMS
4 1 (0.37%) Node.js
4 1 (0.37%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (3.36%) MS Office
2 6 (2.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.87%) Force.com
3 3 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (20.90%) Internet
2 12 (4.48%) SMPP
2 12 (4.48%) SMS
2 12 (4.48%) NFC
3 11 (4.10%) HTTP
4 8 (2.99%) SAN
5 6 (2.24%) VPN
6 5 (1.87%) Intranet
6 5 (1.87%) Firewall
7 3 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.12%) 802.11
7 3 (1.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.37%) IPsec
8 1 (0.37%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) SSL
8 1 (0.37%) SNMP
8 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.37%) SMTP
8 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (45.15%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (10.82%) MySQL
4 22 (8.21%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.36%) Big Data
6 9 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.12%) DB2
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.37%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.37%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.37%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 109 (40.67%) NUnit
2 92 (34.33%) Moq
3 90 (33.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 75 (27.99%) MSTest
5 43 (16.04%) Selenium
6 23 (8.58%) JIRA
7 22 (8.21%) Git (software)
8 18 (6.72%) Jenkins
9 16 (5.97%) ReSharper
10 15 (5.60%) CppUnit
10 15 (5.60%) Maven
10 15 (5.60%) MbUnit
10 15 (5.60%) xUnit.net
11 14 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (5.22%) Visual Studio
12 12 (4.48%) MSBuild
13 11 (4.10%) WiX
13 11 (4.10%) JUnit
13 11 (4.10%) Subversion
14 8 (2.99%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (11.57%) Finance
2 26 (9.70%) Music Industry
3 12 (4.48%) Banking
4 6 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.87%) Publishing
6 4 (1.49%) Law
6 4 (1.49%) Marketing
7 3 (1.12%) Retail
7 3 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 174 (64.93%) Developer
2 85 (31.72%) .NET Developer
3 56 (20.90%) C# Developer
4 49 (18.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (17.16%) Software Engineer
6 36 (13.43%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.96%) Java Developer
8 23 (8.58%) Junior Developer
8 23 (8.58%) Junior
8 23 (8.58%) Analyst
9 21 (7.84%) Graduate
9 21 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
10 20 (7.46%) Junior .NET Developer
10 20 (7.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 17 (6.34%) Test Analyst
12 16 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (5.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (55.60%) .NET
2 107 (39.93%) ASP.NET
3 89 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 85 (31.72%) WCF
5 63 (23.51%) HTML
6 62 (23.13%) WPF
7 57 (21.27%) Razor View Engine
8 56 (20.90%) CSS
9 55 (20.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 48 (17.91%) jQuery
11 47 (17.54%) Castle Windsor
11 47 (17.54%) Unity DI Container
11 47 (17.54%) .NET Framework
12 46 (17.16%) WinForms
12 46 (17.16%) Ninject
12 46 (17.16%) Spring.NET
13 33 (12.31%) NHibernate
13 33 (12.31%) XML
14 31 (11.57%) Web Services
15 22 (8.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 46 (17.16%) Inversion of Control
3 29 (10.82%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.10%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.73%) GIS
7 7 (2.61%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.61%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.61%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.24%) Firmware
8 6 (2.24%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.12%) ASIC
9 3 (1.12%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.12%) IPTV
9 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.75%) Clustering
10 2 (0.75%) Open Source
10 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.37%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.40%) Windows
2 21 (7.84%) Linux
3 16 (5.97%) Android
3 16 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.22%) UNIX
5 11 (4.10%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (54.48%) Scrum
2 99 (36.94%) MVC
3 97 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (31.72%) Kanban
5 72 (26.87%) BDD
6 66 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (19.78%) Software Engineering
8 52 (19.40%) Dependency Injection
9 51 (19.03%) MVVM
10 46 (17.16%) Web Application Development
11 44 (16.42%) OO
12 31 (11.57%) Test Automation
13 30 (11.19%) Unit Testing
14 26 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (8.58%) Regression Testing
16 22 (8.21%) Multithreading
17 20 (7.46%) Automated Testing
18 16 (5.97%) Test Scripting
19 15 (5.60%) Refactoring
20 11 (4.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 162 (60.45%) C#
2 90 (33.58%) Java
3 74 (27.61%) SQL
4 65 (24.25%) JavaScript
5 51 (19.03%) C++
6 49 (18.28%) VB.NET
7 47 (17.54%) VB
8 35 (13.06%) Python
9 16 (5.97%) PHP
10 15 (5.60%) Perl
11 12 (4.48%) C
11 12 (4.48%) XAML
12 11 (4.10%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.99%) Ruby
13 8 (2.99%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.99%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.87%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.87%) F#
15 3 (1.12%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.12%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 56 (20.90%) Degree
2 50 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (18.66%) MCTS
2 50 (18.66%) MCP
2 50 (18.66%) MCAD
2 50 (18.66%) MCSD
3 17 (6.34%) ISEB
4 13 (4.85%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (21.27%) QA
2 11 (4.10%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.99%) KVM
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.99%) Puppet
1 8 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (9.33%) Oracle
2 21 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.72%) JBoss
4 14 (5.22%) Sun
5 11 (4.10%) Telerik
6 9 (3.36%) VMware
7 8 (2.99%) HP
7 8 (2.99%) Hitachi
7 8 (2.99%) NetApp
7 8 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.24%) Sybase
9 1 (0.37%) SAP
9 1 (0.37%) Google
9 1 (0.37%) Zend
9 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.37%) Sencha
9 1 (0.37%) Facebook
9 1 (0.37%) Twitter
9 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.37%) Quark
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