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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 78 143 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.38% 8.09% 10.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 9.83% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 67 113 176
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1226 1454 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.55% 82.29% 79.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1172 1179
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 June 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 135 (90.60%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (49.66%) C#
3 71 (47.65%) Java
4 64 (42.95%) Scrum
5 55 (36.91%) OO
6 54 (36.24%) MVC
7 49 (32.89%) .NET
8 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
9 44 (29.53%) Software Engineering
10 43 (28.86%) BDD
11 42 (28.19%) ASP.NET
12 40 (26.85%) JavaScript
13 38 (25.50%) HTML
13 38 (25.50%) RESTful
14 37 (24.83%) Degree
15 36 (24.16%) SQL
16 34 (22.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (22.82%) AngularJS
17 33 (22.15%) C++
18 31 (20.81%) KnockoutJS
19 30 (20.13%) J2EE
19 30 (20.13%) jQuery
20 29 (19.46%) Selenium
20 29 (19.46%) MySQL
21 28 (18.79%) Spring
22 27 (18.12%) Finance
22 27 (18.12%) CSS
22 27 (18.12%) Web Services
22 27 (18.12%) ASP.NET Web API
23 26 (17.45%) Web Application Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 13 (8.72%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.71%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.03%) GlassFish
3 6 (4.03%) Node.js
4 5 (3.36%) Apache
5 4 (2.68%) JBoss
6 1 (0.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) SaaS
2 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) Internet
2 3 (2.01%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.34%) SMS
4 1 (0.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.46%) MySQL
3 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (19.46%) Selenium
2 26 (17.45%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.77%) Jenkins
4 14 (9.40%) Maven
5 13 (8.72%) Cucumber
6 10 (6.71%) Visual Studio
7 9 (6.04%) JIRA
8 7 (4.70%) TestNG
8 7 (4.70%) Mockito
9 5 (3.36%) Mercurial
9 5 (3.36%) Subversion
10 4 (2.68%) HP UFT
10 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.01%) JMeter
11 3 (2.01%) NUnit
11 3 (2.01%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.34%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.34%) Hudson
12 2 (1.34%) JUnit
13 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (18.12%) Finance
2 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.67%) Law
4 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.67%) Games
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (67.79%) Developer
2 28 (18.79%) .NET Developer
3 21 (14.09%) Java Developer
4 20 (13.42%) Software Engineer
5 19 (12.75%) Senior Developer
6 17 (11.41%) Software Developer
7 15 (10.07%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Automation Tester
8 14 (9.40%) Tester
8 14 (9.40%) Lead Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Analyst
10 11 (7.38%) Lead Java Developer
11 10 (6.71%) C# Developer
12 9 (6.04%) Programmer
12 9 (6.04%) Web Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Test Analyst
13 8 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (4.70%) Junior
14 7 (4.70%) Architect
15 6 (4.03%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (32.89%) .NET
2 42 (28.19%) ASP.NET
3 38 (25.50%) HTML
3 38 (25.50%) RESTful
4 34 (22.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (22.82%) AngularJS
5 31 (20.81%) KnockoutJS
6 30 (20.13%) jQuery
6 30 (20.13%) J2EE
7 28 (18.79%) Spring
8 27 (18.12%) CSS
8 27 (18.12%) Web Services
8 27 (18.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (16.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (13.42%) XML
11 17 (11.41%) Hibernate
12 16 (10.74%) SOAP
12 16 (10.74%) HTML5
13 13 (8.72%) CSS3
13 13 (8.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.04%) Mathematics
2 9 (6.04%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.37%) User Experience
4 7 (4.70%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.03%) Robotics
5 6 (4.03%) LIMS
5 6 (4.03%) Clustering
6 5 (3.36%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.68%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.68%) GIS
8 3 (2.01%) Informatics
8 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.34%) DTV
10 1 (0.67%) Ergonomics
10 1 (0.67%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.67%) Wiki
10 1 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.67%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.45%) Linux
2 18 (12.08%) UNIX
3 16 (10.74%) Windows
4 6 (4.03%) Solaris
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.34%) CentOS
6 2 (1.34%) Android
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (90.60%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (42.95%) Scrum
3 55 (36.91%) OO
4 54 (36.24%) MVC
5 44 (29.53%) Software Engineering
6 43 (28.86%) BDD
7 26 (17.45%) Web Application Development
8 25 (16.78%) OOP
9 24 (16.11%) Test Automation
10 21 (14.09%) Kanban
11 14 (9.40%) Test Scripting
12 13 (8.72%) Manual Testing
13 12 (8.05%) SDLC
14 11 (7.38%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.38%) Validation
15 10 (6.71%) Software Testing
16 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (5.37%) OWASP
17 8 (5.37%) Workflow
17 8 (5.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 74 (49.66%) C#
2 71 (47.65%) Java
3 40 (26.85%) JavaScript
4 36 (24.16%) SQL
5 33 (22.15%) C++
6 26 (17.45%) Python
7 12 (8.05%) Perl
7 12 (8.05%) PHP
8 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.70%) Ruby
9 6 (4.03%) C
10 5 (3.36%) F#
11 3 (2.01%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.01%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.34%) Scala
12 2 (1.34%) VB
12 2 (1.34%) Go
13 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.67%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 37 (24.83%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.68%) ISEB
3 3 (2.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.42%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.01%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (11.41%) Oracle
2 14 (9.40%) WorldPay
3 7 (4.70%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.03%) Sun
4 6 (4.03%) Tableau
5 4 (2.68%) VMware
6 3 (2.01%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.67%) Sybase
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.67%) Sencha
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