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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 49 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 73 124 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.91% 6.91% 8.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 8.72% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 167
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £26,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1204 1422 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.02% 79.26% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1216 1302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 132 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (53.85%) C#
3 70 (44.87%) Scrum
4 64 (41.03%) .NET
5 61 (39.10%) JavaScript
6 59 (37.82%) Java
7 57 (36.54%) Software Engineering
8 56 (35.90%) ASP.NET
9 55 (35.26%) MVC
10 54 (34.62%) HTML
11 52 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 46 (29.49%) OO
13 44 (28.21%) BDD
14 41 (26.28%) SQL
15 40 (25.64%) C++
15 40 (25.64%) CSS
16 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (23.08%) jQuery
18 33 (21.15%) Selenium
18 33 (21.15%) Finance
19 31 (19.87%) Degree
20 28 (17.95%) KnockoutJS
21 26 (16.67%) Kanban
21 26 (16.67%) AngularJS
21 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
22 25 (16.03%) Web Application Development
22 25 (16.03%) RESTful
23 24 (15.38%) HTML5
23 24 (15.38%) Computer Science
23 24 (15.38%) WCF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.56%) JBoss
2 4 (2.56%) Apache
2 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Node.js
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Office
2 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) SaaS
2 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) Internet
2 4 (2.56%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.28%) SMS
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) MySQL
3 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.28%) Redis
7 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.64%) HBase
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Selenium
2 21 (13.46%) Visual Studio
3 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.97%) Cucumber
5 13 (8.33%) Maven
6 12 (7.69%) JIRA
6 12 (7.69%) NUnit
6 12 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 10 (6.41%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.49%) TestNG
8 7 (4.49%) JUnit
9 6 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (3.85%) Moq
10 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.56%) Hudson
12 3 (1.92%) WatiN
12 3 (1.92%) Calabash
12 3 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (1.28%) Subversion
13 2 (1.28%) ReSharper
General
1 33 (21.15%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Music Industry
3 5 (3.21%) Electronics
4 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (63.46%) Developer
2 33 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 27 (17.31%) Software Engineer
4 23 (14.74%) Software Developer
5 18 (11.54%) Analyst
5 18 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 17 (10.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 13 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 13 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Programmer
9 12 (7.69%) Tester
10 11 (7.05%) Test Analyst
10 11 (7.05%) Lead Java Developer
10 11 (7.05%) Automation Tester
11 10 (6.41%) Junior
12 9 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (4.49%) Junior C# Developer
13 7 (4.49%) Automation Analyst
13 7 (4.49%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (41.03%) .NET
2 56 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 54 (34.62%) HTML
4 40 (25.64%) CSS
5 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (23.08%) jQuery
7 28 (17.95%) KnockoutJS
8 26 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (16.03%) RESTful
10 24 (15.38%) WCF
10 24 (15.38%) HTML5
11 23 (14.74%) XML
11 23 (14.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (14.10%) J2EE
13 16 (10.26%) SOAP
14 14 (8.97%) Web Services
14 14 (8.97%) .NET Framework
15 13 (8.33%) CSS3
16 11 (7.05%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.05%) Open Source
3 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.56%) GIS
6 4 (2.56%) Clustering
7 3 (1.92%) User Experience
7 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.64%) Biology
9 1 (0.64%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.64%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.64%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.64%) Informatics
9 1 (0.64%) Robotics
9 1 (0.64%) W3C
9 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.46%) UNIX
2 15 (9.62%) Windows
3 11 (7.05%) Linux
4 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.56%) Android
5 4 (2.56%) Solaris
6 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (44.87%) Scrum
3 57 (36.54%) Software Engineering
4 55 (35.26%) MVC
5 46 (29.49%) OO
6 44 (28.21%) BDD
7 26 (16.67%) Kanban
8 25 (16.03%) Web Application Development
9 19 (12.18%) Test Automation
10 18 (11.54%) Manual Testing
10 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.54%) OOP
11 17 (10.90%) Unit Testing
11 17 (10.90%) Test Scripting
12 11 (7.05%) OOD
12 11 (7.05%) Software Testing
13 9 (5.77%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (5.13%) User Stories
14 8 (5.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (53.85%) C#
2 61 (39.10%) JavaScript
3 59 (37.82%) Java
4 41 (26.28%) SQL
5 40 (25.64%) C++
6 19 (12.18%) Python
7 13 (8.33%) C
8 12 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.41%) PHP
10 8 (5.13%) VB
11 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.21%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.21%) F#
13 3 (1.92%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.92%) Ruby
14 2 (1.28%) Perl
14 2 (1.28%) Scala
14 2 (1.28%) Golang
15 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.64%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 31 (19.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) ISEB
2 4 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.82%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Docker
2 2 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (12.18%) Oracle
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.77%) WorldPay
4 4 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.56%) Sun
5 2 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) Zend
6 1 (0.64%) Sybase
6 1 (0.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) Quark
6 1 (0.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.64%) Sencha
6 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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