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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 108 85 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.14% 5.43% 5.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 6.84% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 99
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,500
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
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 209 (83.27%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (60.96%) C#
3 143 (56.97%) .NET
4 133 (52.99%) Scrum
5 119 (47.41%) SQL Server
6 102 (40.64%) ASP.NET
7 101 (40.24%) NUnit
8 94 (37.45%) MVC
9 89 (35.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 88 (35.06%) Moq
11 85 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (33.86%) Kanban
12 82 (32.67%) WCF
13 78 (31.08%) Java
14 75 (29.88%) SQL
15 69 (27.49%) MSTest
15 69 (27.49%) BDD
16 63 (25.10%) JavaScript
17 62 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (24.30%) HTML
19 57 (22.71%) Degree
19 57 (22.71%) Software Engineering
20 52 (20.72%) Computer Science
20 52 (20.72%) jQuery
21 51 (20.32%) QA
21 51 (20.32%) CSS
22 50 (19.92%) WPF
22 50 (19.92%) Razor View Engine
22 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 49 (19.52%) Dependency Injection

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.57%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.98%) Apache
3 12 (4.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) Node.js
4 1 (0.40%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.99%) Force.com
3 3 (1.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.52%) Internet
2 10 (3.98%) HTTP
3 6 (2.39%) SMS
3 6 (2.39%) SAN
3 6 (2.39%) SMPP
3 6 (2.39%) NFC
4 5 (1.99%) Intranet
5 4 (1.59%) VPN
6 3 (1.20%) 802.11
6 3 (1.20%) Firewall
6 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.20%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.40%) IPsec
7 1 (0.40%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.40%) DNS
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) SNMP
7 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.40%) SMTP
7 1 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (47.41%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.35%) MySQL
3 26 (10.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (7.57%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.98%) Big Data
7 9 (3.59%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.20%) DB2
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.40%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 101 (40.24%) NUnit
2 89 (35.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 88 (35.06%) Moq
4 69 (27.49%) MSTest
5 40 (15.94%) Selenium
6 27 (10.76%) JIRA
7 25 (9.96%) Git (software)
8 19 (7.57%) Jenkins
9 17 (6.77%) ReSharper
10 16 (6.37%) CppUnit
10 16 (6.37%) MbUnit
10 16 (6.37%) xUnit.net
11 15 (5.98%) Maven
12 12 (4.78%) JUnit
13 11 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (3.98%) TeamCity
15 9 (3.59%) Visual Studio
15 9 (3.59%) Subversion
16 6 (2.39%) Cucumber
16 6 (2.39%) Hudson
General
1 36 (14.34%) Finance
2 26 (10.36%) Music Industry
3 7 (2.79%) Marketing
4 6 (2.39%) Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Retail
5 3 (1.20%) Publishing
5 3 (1.20%) Law
5 3 (1.20%) Back Office
5 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (64.94%) Developer
2 73 (29.08%) .NET Developer
3 54 (21.51%) C# Developer
4 47 (18.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (18.33%) Software Engineer
6 39 (15.54%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.97%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.97%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (7.57%) Junior Developer
8 19 (7.57%) Junior
9 17 (6.77%) Graduate
9 17 (6.77%) Graduate Developer
10 16 (6.37%) Junior .NET Developer
10 16 (6.37%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 16 (6.37%) Analyst
11 15 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (5.58%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (5.18%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (56.97%) .NET
2 102 (40.64%) ASP.NET
3 85 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (32.67%) WCF
5 61 (24.30%) HTML
6 52 (20.72%) jQuery
7 51 (20.32%) CSS
8 50 (19.92%) WPF
8 50 (19.92%) Razor View Engine
8 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 42 (16.73%) Unity DI Container
9 42 (16.73%) Castle Windsor
10 41 (16.33%) Ninject
10 41 (16.33%) Spring.NET
10 41 (16.33%) WinForms
11 40 (15.94%) .NET Framework
12 33 (13.15%) NHibernate
13 29 (11.55%) Web Services
14 26 (10.36%) XML
15 20 (7.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.72%) Computer Science
2 41 (16.33%) Inversion of Control
3 31 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (10.76%) Mathematics
5 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.98%) GIS
7 8 (3.19%) User Experience
8 6 (2.39%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.99%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.59%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.59%) Firmware
10 4 (1.59%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.59%) Grid Computing
11 3 (1.20%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.20%) IPTV
11 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.20%) ASIC
11 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.33%) Windows
2 15 (5.98%) Linux
3 13 (5.18%) UNIX
4 10 (3.98%) Android
4 10 (3.98%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.39%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.99%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (83.27%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (52.99%) Scrum
3 94 (37.45%) MVC
4 85 (33.86%) Kanban
5 69 (27.49%) BDD
6 62 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (22.71%) Software Engineering
8 49 (19.52%) Dependency Injection
9 46 (18.33%) MVVM
10 42 (16.73%) Web Application Development
11 38 (15.14%) OO
12 31 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (10.36%) Unit Testing
14 24 (9.56%) Test Automation
15 23 (9.16%) Mentoring
16 20 (7.97%) Automated Testing
17 17 (6.77%) Multithreading
18 16 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
19 15 (5.98%) Test Scripting
20 14 (5.58%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (60.96%) C#
2 78 (31.08%) Java
3 75 (29.88%) SQL
4 63 (25.10%) JavaScript
5 48 (19.12%) C++
6 45 (17.93%) VB
6 45 (17.93%) VB.NET
7 33 (13.15%) Python
8 14 (5.58%) PHP
9 12 (4.78%) Perl
10 11 (4.38%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.98%) C
12 8 (3.19%) Ruby
13 7 (2.79%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.39%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.39%) XAML
15 5 (1.99%) F#
16 3 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.20%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.20%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 57 (22.71%) Degree
2 42 (16.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (16.73%) MCTS
2 42 (16.73%) MCP
2 42 (16.73%) MCAD
2 42 (16.73%) MCSD
3 16 (6.37%) ISEB
4 13 (5.18%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (20.32%) QA
2 6 (2.39%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.39%) KVM
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.39%) Puppet
1 6 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (8.37%) Oracle
2 19 (7.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.37%) JBoss
4 11 (4.38%) Sun
5 7 (2.79%) VMware
6 6 (2.39%) HP
6 6 (2.39%) Hitachi
6 6 (2.39%) NetApp
6 6 (2.39%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.39%) Telerik
7 5 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.99%) Sybase
7 5 (1.99%) Epiphany
7 5 (1.99%) Cadence
7 5 (1.99%) Red Gate
7 5 (1.99%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.40%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Google
8 1 (0.40%) Zend
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago