The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 8 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 8.70% 7.28% 8.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 9.24% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £19,366 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
TDD
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 119 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 89.13% 78.81% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 58 105 87
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £33,975
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

TDD
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

TDD Salary Trend in Chelmsford

TDD
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) NUnit
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Moq
3 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Automotive
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Document Management
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (25.00%) Ninject

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Moq
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) MSTest
2 2 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Struts
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) JavaBeans
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Document Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCAD
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification