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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 90 79 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.21% 5.36% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 6.63% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82 73 72
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
1452 1192 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.98% 80.81% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 947 1132
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 154 (80.21%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (61.98%) C#
3 107 (55.73%) .NET
4 106 (55.21%) Scrum
5 88 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 78 (40.63%) ASP.NET
6 78 (40.63%) MVC
7 71 (36.98%) Software Engineering
8 65 (33.85%) JavaScript
8 65 (33.85%) WCF
9 62 (32.29%) Java
9 62 (32.29%) NUnit
10 61 (31.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (30.73%) HTML
12 57 (29.69%) SQL
13 50 (26.04%) Finance
13 50 (26.04%) Kanban
14 49 (25.52%) Rhino Mocks
15 48 (25.00%) CSS
15 48 (25.00%) BDD
16 44 (22.92%) jQuery
16 44 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (22.92%) Moq
17 36 (18.75%) Degree
18 35 (18.23%) MSTest
19 33 (17.19%) C++
20 30 (15.63%) Web Application Development
21 29 (15.10%) VB
22 28 (14.58%) .NET Framework
22 28 (14.58%) Computer Science

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.04%) JBoss
2 2 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (0.52%) CMS
3 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.02%) Internet
2 8 (4.17%) SMPP
2 8 (4.17%) SMS
2 8 (4.17%) NFC
3 7 (3.65%) HTTP
4 3 (1.56%) SAN
4 3 (1.56%) Intranet
5 2 (1.04%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.52%) GPRS
6 1 (0.52%) GSM
6 1 (0.52%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.46%) MySQL
3 13 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.04%) Redis
7 2 (1.04%) DB2
7 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 62 (32.29%) NUnit
2 49 (25.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 44 (22.92%) Moq
4 35 (18.23%) MSTest
5 28 (14.58%) Selenium
6 24 (12.50%) JIRA
7 21 (10.94%) Visual Studio
8 15 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (6.77%) WebDriver
9 13 (6.77%) JUnit
10 12 (6.25%) TestNG
10 12 (6.25%) Git (software)
11 11 (5.73%) MSBuild
12 10 (5.21%) WiX
13 9 (4.69%) Hudson
14 8 (4.17%) ReSharper
15 6 (3.13%) CppUnit
15 6 (3.13%) xUnit.net
15 6 (3.13%) MbUnit
16 5 (2.60%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (26.04%) Finance
2 22 (11.46%) Music Industry
3 11 (5.73%) Banking
4 6 (3.13%) Marketing
5 4 (2.08%) Retail
6 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 112 (58.33%) Developer
2 42 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 42 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.23%) C# Developer
4 28 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (13.54%) Software Developer
6 23 (11.98%) Senior Developer
7 20 (10.42%) Analyst
8 17 (8.85%) Test Analyst
9 13 (6.77%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (5.73%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (5.73%) Junior
11 10 (5.21%) Automation Analyst
11 10 (5.21%) Automation Test Analyst
12 9 (4.69%) Junior Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Junior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Graduate
13 7 (3.65%) Programmer
13 7 (3.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (55.73%) .NET
2 78 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 65 (33.85%) WCF
4 61 (31.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 59 (30.73%) HTML
6 48 (25.00%) CSS
7 44 (22.92%) jQuery
8 28 (14.58%) .NET Framework
9 27 (14.06%) NHibernate
9 27 (14.06%) XML
10 25 (13.02%) WPF
11 23 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 21 (10.94%) HTML5
13 20 (10.42%) LINQ
14 17 (8.85%) Razor View Engine
15 16 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
15 16 (8.33%) Ninject
15 16 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
15 16 (8.33%) Spring.NET
15 16 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (7.29%) Open Source
4 13 (6.77%) Mathematics
5 12 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.21%) Mobile App
7 9 (4.69%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.65%) User Experience
9 6 (3.13%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.56%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.56%) IPTV
11 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.04%) GIS
12 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.52%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.98%) Windows
2 17 (8.85%) UNIX
3 14 (7.29%) Android
4 12 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.69%) Linux
6 8 (4.17%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.56%) Solaris
8 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (80.21%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (55.21%) Scrum
3 78 (40.63%) MVC
4 71 (36.98%) Software Engineering
5 50 (26.04%) Kanban
6 48 (25.00%) BDD
7 44 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (15.63%) Web Application Development
9 24 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
9 24 (12.50%) OO
10 22 (11.46%) Unit Testing
11 21 (10.94%) Mentoring
12 18 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (8.85%) Test Scripting
14 16 (8.33%) Multithreading
14 16 (8.33%) Manual Testing
14 16 (8.33%) MVVM
15 15 (7.81%) Regression Testing
16 14 (7.29%) Test Automation
17 12 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 119 (61.98%) C#
2 65 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 62 (32.29%) Java
4 57 (29.69%) SQL
5 33 (17.19%) C++
6 29 (15.10%) VB
7 27 (14.06%) VB.NET
8 21 (10.94%) Python
9 12 (6.25%) C
9 12 (6.25%) PHP
10 11 (5.73%) PowerShell
11 10 (5.21%) T-SQL
12 8 (4.17%) XAML
13 7 (3.65%) Perl
14 4 (2.08%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.56%) F#
15 3 (1.56%) Ruby
16 2 (1.04%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.52%) C++/CLI
17 1 (0.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 36 (18.75%) Degree
2 17 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.33%) MCTS
3 16 (8.33%) MCP
3 16 (8.33%) MCAD
3 16 (8.33%) MCSD
4 7 (3.65%) ISEB
4 7 (3.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.50%) QA
2 8 (4.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.56%) KVM
2 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.08%) Puppet
1 4 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.29%) Oracle
3 8 (4.17%) Telerik
4 6 (3.13%) Sun
5 5 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.60%) Epiphany
5 5 (2.60%) Cadence
5 5 (2.60%) Red Gate
5 5 (2.60%) HubSpot
6 4 (2.08%) Facebook
7 3 (1.56%) VMware
7 3 (1.56%) Sybase
7 3 (1.56%) HP
7 3 (1.56%) Hitachi
7 3 (1.56%) NetApp
7 3 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.04%) Quark
8 2 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) Zend
9 1 (0.52%) Brady
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