The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 5 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.07% 2.75% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.10% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 14
Average salary £60,000 £95,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% -2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
TDD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 226 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.80% 88.63% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 122 195 230
Average salary £65,000 £78,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £53,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

TDD
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Canary Wharf region.

TDD Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

TDD
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Assembla
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) SAML
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (14.29%) JSHint
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) OAuth
3 2 (28.57%) SAML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Assembla