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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 98 76 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.61% 4.90% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 6.17% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 70 72 100
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,250
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
1444 1232 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.70% 79.38% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1051 1365
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 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 196 (82.01%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (60.25%) C#
3 135 (56.49%) .NET
4 126 (52.72%) Scrum
5 112 (46.86%) SQL Server
6 95 (39.75%) ASP.NET
7 92 (38.49%) NUnit
8 87 (36.40%) MVC
9 82 (34.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 81 (33.89%) Moq
10 81 (33.89%) Kanban
11 78 (32.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 78 (32.64%) WCF
12 77 (32.22%) Java
13 73 (30.54%) SQL
14 69 (28.87%) BDD
15 63 (26.36%) MSTest
16 60 (25.10%) JavaScript
16 60 (25.10%) HTML
17 59 (24.69%) Software Engineering
18 58 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
19 54 (22.59%) Degree
20 52 (21.76%) jQuery
21 50 (20.92%) QA
21 50 (20.92%) CSS
22 47 (19.67%) Internet
22 47 (19.67%) Computer Science
23 46 (19.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 45 (18.83%) Razor View Engine
24 45 (18.83%) Dependency Injection

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (7.95%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.28%) Apache
3 13 (5.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.42%) Node.js
4 1 (0.42%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.42%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.09%) Force.com
3 3 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.67%) Internet
2 10 (4.18%) HTTP
3 5 (2.09%) NFC
3 5 (2.09%) SMPP
3 5 (2.09%) Intranet
3 5 (2.09%) SMS
4 4 (1.67%) SAN
5 2 (0.84%) 802.11
5 2 (0.84%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.84%) VPN
5 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.42%) IPsec
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) GPRS
6 1 (0.42%) GSM
6 1 (0.42%) SMTP
6 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (46.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.55%) MySQL
3 24 (10.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (7.95%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (4.18%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.18%) Big Data
7 8 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.26%) DB2
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.42%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (38.49%) NUnit
2 82 (34.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 81 (33.89%) Moq
4 63 (26.36%) MSTest
5 42 (17.57%) Selenium
6 28 (11.72%) JIRA
7 26 (10.88%) Git (software)
8 20 (8.37%) Jenkins
9 16 (6.69%) Maven
9 16 (6.69%) ReSharper
10 15 (6.28%) CppUnit
10 15 (6.28%) MbUnit
10 15 (6.28%) xUnit.net
11 12 (5.02%) JUnit
11 12 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (3.77%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.35%) Visual Studio
13 8 (3.35%) Subversion
14 7 (2.93%) MSBuild
15 6 (2.51%) Hudson
General
1 40 (16.74%) Finance
2 24 (10.04%) Music Industry
3 7 (2.93%) Banking
4 5 (2.09%) Marketing
5 3 (1.26%) Retail
5 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.26%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 153 (64.02%) Developer
2 62 (25.94%) .NET Developer
3 50 (20.92%) C# Developer
4 46 (19.25%) Software Engineer
5 40 (16.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (15.48%) Senior Developer
7 20 (8.37%) Java Developer
8 18 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (7.11%) Junior Developer
9 17 (7.11%) Junior
10 16 (6.69%) Analyst
11 15 (6.28%) Graduate Developer
11 15 (6.28%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (6.28%) Software Developer
11 15 (6.28%) Graduate
12 14 (5.86%) Test Analyst
12 14 (5.86%) Junior .NET Developer
12 14 (5.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 12 (5.02%) Senior Software Engineer
13 12 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (56.49%) .NET
2 95 (39.75%) ASP.NET
3 78 (32.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 78 (32.64%) WCF
4 60 (25.10%) HTML
5 52 (21.76%) jQuery
6 50 (20.92%) CSS
7 46 (19.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 45 (18.83%) Razor View Engine
8 45 (18.83%) WPF
9 38 (15.90%) Castle Windsor
9 38 (15.90%) Unity DI Container
10 37 (15.48%) WinForms
10 37 (15.48%) Ninject
10 37 (15.48%) Spring.NET
11 35 (14.64%) .NET Framework
12 29 (12.13%) NHibernate
13 28 (11.72%) Web Services
14 26 (10.88%) XML
15 20 (8.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.67%) Computer Science
2 37 (15.48%) Inversion of Control
3 31 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (10.88%) Mathematics
5 12 (5.02%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.60%) GIS
7 9 (3.77%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.35%) User Experience
9 5 (2.09%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.26%) Open Source
10 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.26%) IPTV
10 3 (1.26%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.26%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.84%) ASIC
11 2 (0.84%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.15%) Windows
2 14 (5.86%) UNIX
3 11 (4.60%) Linux
4 9 (3.77%) Android
5 8 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.09%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.09%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (82.01%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (52.72%) Scrum
3 87 (36.40%) MVC
4 81 (33.89%) Kanban
5 69 (28.87%) BDD
6 59 (24.69%) Software Engineering
7 58 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (18.83%) Dependency Injection
9 42 (17.57%) MVVM
10 38 (15.90%) Web Application Development
11 37 (15.48%) OO
12 29 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (10.04%) Unit Testing
14 23 (9.62%) Mentoring
15 20 (8.37%) Test Automation
16 19 (7.95%) Automated Testing
17 16 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (6.69%) Multithreading
17 16 (6.69%) Test Scripting
18 13 (5.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (60.25%) C#
2 77 (32.22%) Java
3 73 (30.54%) SQL
4 60 (25.10%) JavaScript
5 45 (18.83%) C++
6 41 (17.15%) VB
6 41 (17.15%) VB.NET
7 29 (12.13%) Python
8 13 (5.44%) PHP
9 12 (5.02%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.77%) Perl
11 8 (3.35%) Ruby
12 7 (2.93%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.93%) C
13 5 (2.09%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.09%) F#
13 5 (2.09%) XAML
14 2 (0.84%) VBA
14 2 (0.84%) Delphi
14 2 (0.84%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 54 (22.59%) Degree
2 38 (15.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (15.90%) MCP
2 38 (15.90%) MCAD
2 38 (15.90%) MCSD
2 38 (15.90%) MCTS
3 16 (6.69%) ISEB
4 13 (5.44%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (20.92%) QA
2 5 (2.09%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.67%) KVM
3 2 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (8.79%) Oracle
2 17 (7.11%) JBoss
2 17 (7.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.77%) Sun
4 5 (2.09%) Red Gate
4 5 (2.09%) HubSpot
4 5 (2.09%) Telerik
4 5 (2.09%) VMware
4 5 (2.09%) Epiphany
4 5 (2.09%) Cadence
4 5 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.09%) Sybase
5 4 (1.67%) NetApp
5 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.67%) HP
5 4 (1.67%) Hitachi
6 2 (0.84%) Facebook
7 1 (0.42%) Sencha
7 1 (0.42%) Zend
7 1 (0.42%) Quark
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