The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 22 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs citing TDD 797 949 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.03% 8.06% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.63% 9.84% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 720 825 524
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £71,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9232 9641 10129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.48% 81.87% 81.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7750 8388 9257
Average salary £55,875 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.82% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

TDD
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

TDD Salary Trend in the City of London

TDD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in the City of London

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1325 (82.04%) Agile Software Development
2 697 (43.16%) Java
3 650 (40.25%) JavaScript
4 610 (37.77%) HTML
5 577 (35.73%) Scrum
6 572 (35.42%) C#
7 529 (32.76%) BDD
8 526 (32.57%) CSS
9 501 (31.02%) OO
10 490 (30.34%) .NET
11 446 (27.62%) Finance
12 434 (26.87%) MVC
13 401 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
14 390 (24.15%) SQL
15 340 (21.05%) Web Services
16 315 (19.50%) jQuery
17 312 (19.32%) ASP.NET
18 310 (19.20%) SQL Server
19 290 (17.96%) Spring
20 262 (16.22%) HTML5
21 246 (15.23%) Degree
22 241 (14.92%) Git (software)
23 223 (13.81%) E-Commerce
24 218 (13.50%) Software Engineering
25 214 (13.25%) WCF
26 202 (12.51%) ASP.NET MVC
27 199 (12.32%) Banking
28 196 (12.14%) QA
29 195 (12.07%) Selenium
30 194 (12.01%) REST

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 102 (6.32%) Node.js
2 62 (3.84%) Tomcat
3 52 (3.22%) Apache
4 46 (2.85%) CMS
5 31 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 30 (1.86%) Umbraco
7 29 (1.80%) Oracle Coherence
7 29 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
9 26 (1.61%) WebSphere
10 25 (1.55%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.49%) IIS
12 22 (1.36%) Drupal
13 21 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
13 21 (1.30%) Confluence
13 21 (1.30%) NServiceBus
14 18 (1.11%) Apache Solr
15 17 (1.05%) WordPress
16 12 (0.74%) Sitefinity
16 12 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.43%) MS Office
4 4 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.12%) Mingle
6 1 (0.062%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.062%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Magento
2 3 (0.19%) RMDS
2 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.12%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.12%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.062%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.062%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.29%) SaaS
2 27 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.49%) GitHub
5 19 (1.18%) PaaS
6 16 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (0.31%) Joyent
10 4 (0.25%) Heroku
11 1 (0.062%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.16%) Internet
2 29 (1.80%) HTTP
3 14 (0.87%) Intranet
4 4 (0.25%) AMQP
4 4 (0.25%) SSH
4 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.25%) Broadband
4 4 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.062%) LDAP
5 1 (0.062%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.062%) GSM
5 1 (0.062%) SMTP
5 1 (0.062%) DNS
5 1 (0.062%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (19.20%) SQL Server
2 152 (9.41%) MySQL
2 152 (9.41%) MongoDB
3 135 (8.36%) NoSQL
4 108 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 106 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 96 (5.94%) Big Data
7 72 (4.46%) Hadoop
8 64 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 54 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (2.35%) CouchDB
12 36 (2.23%) Redis
13 33 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 31 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (1.80%) RavenDB
16 24 (1.49%) RDBMS
16 24 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (1.36%) HBase
18 19 (1.18%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 241 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 195 (12.07%) Selenium
3 142 (8.79%) JIRA
4 141 (8.73%) Cucumber
5 138 (8.54%) Jenkins
6 131 (8.11%) JUnit
7 120 (7.43%) Subversion
8 118 (7.31%) Visual Studio
9 87 (5.39%) Maven
10 86 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 79 (4.89%) WebDriver
12 74 (4.58%) TeamCity
13 72 (4.46%) Jasmine
14 64 (3.96%) NUnit
15 53 (3.28%) SpecFlow
16 52 (3.22%) Hudson
17 35 (2.17%) Mockito
18 34 (2.11%) JMeter
19 30 (1.86%) Ant
20 28 (1.73%) Eclipse
General
1 446 (27.62%) Finance
2 199 (12.32%) Banking
3 105 (6.50%) Games
4 91 (5.63%) Front Office
5 78 (4.83%) Investment Banking
6 75 (4.64%) Retail
7 55 (3.41%) Marketing
8 32 (1.98%) Advertising
9 27 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.36%) Back Office
11 21 (1.30%) Legal
11 21 (1.30%) Publishing
12 11 (0.68%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.50%) Law
14 7 (0.43%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.25%) International Banking
17 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.12%) Automotive
19 1 (0.062%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1186 (73.44%) Developer
2 354 (21.92%) Java Developer
3 310 (19.20%) Senior Developer
4 190 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 184 (11.39%) .NET Developer
6 94 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 80 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
8 75 (4.64%) Analyst
9 70 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 68 (4.21%) Software Engineer
11 67 (4.15%) Senior C# Developer
11 67 (4.15%) Front-End Developer
12 65 (4.02%) Architect
13 63 (3.90%) Lead Developer
14 56 (3.47%) Agile C# Developer
15 55 (3.41%) iOS Developer
16 49 (3.03%) Web Developer
17 43 (2.66%) Team Leader
18 37 (2.29%) Software Developer
18 37 (2.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 610 (37.77%) HTML
2 526 (32.57%) CSS
3 490 (30.34%) .NET
4 340 (21.05%) Web Services
5 315 (19.50%) jQuery
6 312 (19.32%) ASP.NET
7 290 (17.96%) Spring
8 262 (16.22%) HTML5
9 214 (13.25%) WCF
10 202 (12.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 194 (12.01%) REST
12 192 (11.89%) AngularJS
13 191 (11.83%) CSS3
14 185 (11.46%) Hibernate
15 162 (10.03%) XML
16 141 (8.73%) RESTful
17 133 (8.24%) Ajax
18 131 (8.11%) SOAP
19 126 (7.80%) .NET Framework
20 116 (7.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 174 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 141 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (8.54%) Open Source
4 109 (6.75%) User Experience
5 107 (6.63%) Mobile App
6 69 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 64 (3.96%) Algorithms
8 51 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
9 47 (2.91%) Fixed Income
10 45 (2.79%) iPhone
11 41 (2.54%) Visualisation
12 39 (2.41%) Data Structures
12 39 (2.41%) Derivative
13 36 (2.23%) Mathematics
14 29 (1.80%) Market Risk
15 28 (1.73%) N-Tier
16 27 (1.67%) iPad
17 24 (1.49%) Equities
18 23 (1.42%) Client/Server
18 23 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 150 (9.29%) Linux
2 121 (7.49%) Windows
3 110 (6.81%) Apple iOS
4 103 (6.38%) Android
5 85 (5.26%) UNIX
6 12 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 11 (0.68%) Debian
8 7 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.25%) AIX
9 4 (0.25%) CentOS
10 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.062%) Solaris
12 1 (0.062%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1325 (82.04%) Agile Software Development
2 577 (35.73%) Scrum
3 529 (32.76%) BDD
4 501 (31.02%) OO
5 434 (26.87%) MVC
6 401 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
7 223 (13.81%) E-Commerce
8 218 (13.50%) Software Engineering
9 181 (11.21%) Unit Testing
10 177 (10.96%) SOA
11 157 (9.72%) Multithreading
12 155 (9.60%) OOP
13 146 (9.04%) Test Automation
14 115 (7.12%) Web Development
15 101 (6.25%) Kanban
15 101 (6.25%) Pair Programming
16 99 (6.13%) Mentoring
17 72 (4.46%) OOA/OOD
18 70 (4.33%) iOS Development
19 68 (4.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 697 (43.16%) Java
2 650 (40.25%) JavaScript
3 572 (35.42%) C#
4 390 (24.15%) SQL
5 153 (9.47%) Ruby
6 129 (7.99%) Python
7 113 (7.00%) PHP
8 102 (6.32%) C++
9 70 (4.33%) Scala
10 62 (3.84%) T-SQL
11 46 (2.85%) C
12 40 (2.48%) Objective-C
12 40 (2.48%) Groovy
13 31 (1.92%) PHP5
14 29 (1.80%) Perl
15 26 (1.61%) Shell Script
16 23 (1.42%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.30%) F#
18 20 (1.24%) VB
19 14 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 246 (15.23%) Degree
2 23 (1.42%) ISEB
3 16 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.56%) MCAD
6 8 (0.50%) MCSD
6 8 (0.50%) PhD
7 4 (0.25%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.19%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.19%) PMP
8 3 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.12%) MCP
9 2 (0.12%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.062%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.062%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (12.14%) QA
2 8 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.25%) WCAG
4 3 (0.19%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.062%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (0.99%) Varnish
2 11 (0.68%) HDFS
3 7 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.062%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (1.67%) Puppet
2 26 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.87%) Capistrano
5 8 (0.50%) Ansible
6 5 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.19%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.12%) logstash
8 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.12%) Nagios
9 1 (0.062%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.062%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.062%) StatsD
Vendors
1 138 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.19%) Oracle
3 59 (3.65%) Adobe
4 43 (2.66%) Google
5 35 (2.17%) Sybase
6 32 (1.98%) Zend
7 27 (1.67%) HP
8 25 (1.55%) JBoss
9 23 (1.42%) EPiServer
10 21 (1.30%) Sitecore
11 19 (1.18%) Sencha
11 19 (1.18%) Twitter
12 17 (1.05%) IBM
13 16 (0.99%) Green Hat
14 14 (0.87%) Business Objects
15 13 (0.80%) Teradata
16 12 (0.74%) Atlassian
17 8 (0.50%) Dell
17 8 (0.50%) TIBCO
17 8 (0.50%) Facebook
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum £45k to £65k + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum +career+bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £69000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Highly Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago