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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 118 77 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.80% 4.78% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 5.71% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 100 69 62
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1322 1348 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 87.43% 83.62% 84.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1043 1001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 205 (89.91%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (48.25%) C#
3 106 (46.49%) MVC
4 102 (44.74%) Scrum
4 102 (44.74%) .NET
5 82 (35.96%) ASP.NET
6 77 (33.77%) Software Engineering
7 75 (32.89%) JavaScript
8 68 (29.82%) HTML
9 64 (28.07%) SQL
9 64 (28.07%) Python
10 63 (27.63%) CSS
11 62 (27.19%) BDD
12 60 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 59 (25.88%) AngularJS
13 59 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 57 (25.00%) Java
14 57 (25.00%) Degree
14 57 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (24.56%) Git (software)
16 48 (21.05%) jQuery
17 46 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 43 (18.86%) Computer Science
19 43 (18.86%) C++
20 41 (17.98%) Perl
21 39 (17.11%) RESTful
22 35 (15.35%) QA
22 35 (15.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 33 (14.47%) KnockoutJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (7.89%) Node.js
2 10 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.32%) JBoss
4 3 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.88%) Apache
5 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.44%) CMS
6 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (4.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (4.39%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.39%) GitHub
2 7 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.32%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.63%) AMQP
1 6 (2.63%) MQTT
2 4 (1.75%) 802.15
2 4 (1.75%) ZigBee
3 3 (1.32%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.44%) HTTP
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) SMTP
5 1 (0.44%) SNMP
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (10.96%) MySQL
4 19 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.14%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.19%) Big Data
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.88%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.88%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 56 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.72%) JIRA
2 29 (12.72%) Selenium
3 19 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.14%) Maven
5 12 (5.26%) Bower
5 12 (5.26%) Grunt
5 12 (5.26%) gulp
6 9 (3.95%) NUnit
7 8 (3.51%) Moq
7 8 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (3.07%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.63%) Artifactory
9 6 (2.63%) JMeter
9 6 (2.63%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.75%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (3.95%) Finance
2 3 (1.32%) Electronics
3 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.88%) Marketing
3 2 (0.88%) Military
3 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (0.88%) Publishing
3 2 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 153 (67.11%) Developer
2 55 (24.12%) .NET Developer
3 34 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 33 (14.47%) Software Engineer
5 32 (14.04%) C# Developer
6 23 (10.09%) Java Developer
7 20 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Test Engineer
8 19 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 15 (6.58%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (6.58%) Linux Developer
9 15 (6.58%) Python Developer
10 14 (6.14%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (6.14%) C++ Developer
10 14 (6.14%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.70%) .NET Software Engineer
11 13 (5.70%) C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (5.26%) Senior C++ Developer
13 11 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (44.74%) .NET
2 82 (35.96%) ASP.NET
3 68 (29.82%) HTML
4 63 (27.63%) CSS
5 59 (25.88%) AngularJS
5 59 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 48 (21.05%) jQuery
7 46 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 39 (17.11%) RESTful
10 35 (15.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 33 (14.47%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (11.84%) .NET Framework
12 27 (11.84%) Web Services
13 26 (11.40%) HTML5
14 25 (10.96%) Spring
15 22 (9.65%) XML
16 20 (8.77%) Entity Framework
17 19 (8.33%) Hibernate
17 19 (8.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.86%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.26%) User Experience
3 8 (3.51%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 8 (3.51%) Fintech
4 7 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.19%) iPad
6 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.75%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.32%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.32%) Life Science
8 3 (1.32%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (0.88%) Clustering
9 2 (0.88%) DataPower
9 2 (0.88%) Informatics
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.04%) Linux
2 18 (7.89%) Windows
3 11 (4.82%) Unix
4 6 (2.63%) Android
4 6 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.75%) Solaris
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (89.91%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (46.49%) MVC
3 102 (44.74%) Scrum
4 77 (33.77%) Software Engineering
5 62 (27.19%) BDD
6 57 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (14.04%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.60%) OO
8 31 (13.60%) Web Application Development
9 27 (11.84%) Unit Testing
10 24 (10.53%) Kanban
10 24 (10.53%) SDLC
11 19 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (8.33%) Software Testing
11 19 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 18 (7.89%) Automated Testing
12 18 (7.89%) Functional Testing
12 18 (7.89%) Regression Testing
13 17 (7.46%) Feature Driven Development
14 15 (6.58%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 110 (48.25%) C#
2 75 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 64 (28.07%) Python
3 64 (28.07%) SQL
4 57 (25.00%) Java
5 43 (18.86%) C++
6 41 (17.98%) Perl
7 19 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.82%) C
9 9 (3.95%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.63%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.88%) Groovy
13 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.44%) PHP
13 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (25.00%) Degree
2 20 (8.77%) ISEB
3 5 (2.19%) PhD
4 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.35%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (4.39%) Docker
2 8 (3.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (6.58%) Oracle
2 14 (6.14%) WorldPay
3 8 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.32%) Google
4 3 (1.32%) Twitter
5 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.88%) Cadence
5 2 (0.88%) Facebook
5 2 (0.88%) Red Gate
5 2 (0.88%) Sun
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £57700.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, stock options, private healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago