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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 699 787 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.63% 6.34% 6.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 7.65% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 604 656 716
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
9004 10292 9510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.36% 82.89% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7574 8575 8292
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 27 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in the City of London

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 1086 (78.81%) Agile Software Development
2 597 (43.32%) C#
3 557 (40.42%) BDD
4 516 (37.45%) JavaScript
5 514 (37.30%) .NET
6 506 (36.72%) Java
7 461 (33.45%) MVC
8 431 (31.28%) HTML
9 404 (29.32%) Scrum
10 402 (29.17%) SQL
11 376 (27.29%) CSS
12 348 (25.25%) SQL Server
13 346 (25.11%) Finance
14 304 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
15 275 (19.96%) ASP.NET
16 259 (18.80%) jQuery
17 250 (18.14%) Web Services
18 244 (17.71%) OO
19 220 (15.97%) Git (software)
20 215 (15.60%) Spring
21 209 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
22 198 (14.37%) AngularJS
23 192 (13.93%) WCF
23 192 (13.93%) Degree
24 174 (12.63%) NoSQL
25 172 (12.48%) HTML5
25 172 (12.48%) E-Commerce
26 168 (12.19%) Unit Testing
27 159 (11.54%) Selenium
28 156 (11.32%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 85 (6.17%) Node.js
2 54 (3.92%) CMS
3 39 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (2.69%) Apache
5 36 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 33 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (2.25%) Umbraco
8 28 (2.03%) IIS
9 21 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 17 (1.23%) Apache Solr
11 16 (1.16%) WordPress
11 16 (1.16%) Apache Spark
11 16 (1.16%) SharePoint
12 14 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (0.80%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.73%) JBoss
14 10 (0.73%) Confluence
15 9 (0.65%) nginx
15 9 (0.65%) Kentico
15 9 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 68 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.94%) MS Office
3 8 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) FastStats
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.073%) MS Project
6 1 (0.073%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.073%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 18 (1.31%) Magento
2 10 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.44%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.29%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.29%) Tridion
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.15%) RMDS
8 1 (0.073%) Summit
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 111 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.94%) SaaS
5 10 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.65%) IaaS
7 8 (0.58%) PaaS
8 7 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.44%) GitHub
10 5 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.22%) Joyent
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
13 2 (0.15%) Route 53
14 1 (0.073%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.69%) HTTP
2 35 (2.54%) Internet
3 23 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.94%) Bluetooth
5 8 (0.58%) SSL
6 7 (0.51%) FTP
7 6 (0.44%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) SSH
8 2 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.15%) Intranet
8 2 (0.15%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) Broadband
9 1 (0.073%) SMTP
9 1 (0.073%) VPN
9 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.073%) AMQP
9 1 (0.073%) MVNO
9 1 (0.073%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 174 (12.63%) NoSQL
3 146 (10.60%) MySQL
4 136 (9.87%) MongoDB
5 96 (6.97%) Big Data
6 85 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 78 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 61 (4.43%) Hadoop
9 56 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 55 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
11 49 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (3.05%) Redis
13 40 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (2.03%) RDBMS
15 26 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (1.67%) RavenDB
17 18 (1.31%) Couchbase
17 18 (1.31%) CouchDB
18 17 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 220 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 159 (11.54%) Selenium
3 146 (10.60%) Jenkins
4 138 (10.01%) Cucumber
5 114 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 111 (8.06%) JUnit
7 105 (7.62%) Maven
8 78 (5.66%) NUnit
9 77 (5.59%) Subversion
10 71 (5.15%) JIRA
11 62 (4.50%) WebDriver
12 61 (4.43%) TeamCity
13 55 (3.99%) SpecFlow
14 41 (2.98%) Visual Studio
15 36 (2.61%) Jasmine
15 36 (2.61%) Mockito
16 29 (2.10%) Moq
16 29 (2.10%) Calabash
17 28 (2.03%) Hudson
18 27 (1.96%) SoapUI
General
1 346 (25.11%) Finance
2 123 (8.93%) Banking
3 67 (4.86%) Front Office
4 57 (4.14%) Games
5 53 (3.85%) Advertising
6 51 (3.70%) Marketing
7 50 (3.63%) Investment Banking
8 48 (3.48%) Retail
9 24 (1.74%) Publishing
10 23 (1.67%) Back Office
11 20 (1.45%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.09%) Law
13 6 (0.44%) Legal
14 3 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.22%) International Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 991 (71.92%) Developer
2 265 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 259 (18.80%) Senior Developer
4 208 (15.09%) .NET Developer
5 182 (13.21%) C# Developer
6 89 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 78 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 74 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 71 (5.15%) Analyst
10 52 (3.77%) Lead Developer
11 50 (3.63%) Architect
12 46 (3.34%) PHP Developer
13 45 (3.27%) Senior C# Developer
14 44 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
14 44 (3.19%) iOS Developer
15 42 (3.05%) Software Engineer
16 38 (2.76%) Software Developer
17 34 (2.47%) Web Developer
18 33 (2.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 32 (2.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 514 (37.30%) .NET
2 431 (31.28%) HTML
3 376 (27.29%) CSS
4 275 (19.96%) ASP.NET
5 259 (18.80%) jQuery
6 250 (18.14%) Web Services
7 215 (15.60%) Spring
8 209 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 198 (14.37%) AngularJS
10 192 (13.93%) WCF
11 172 (12.48%) HTML5
12 156 (11.32%) .NET Framework
13 149 (10.81%) XML
14 147 (10.67%) RESTful
15 135 (9.80%) Hibernate
16 132 (9.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 125 (9.07%) REST
18 104 (7.55%) Entity Framework
19 101 (7.33%) CSS3
20 96 (6.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.56%) Open Source
2 110 (7.98%) Computer Science
3 102 (7.40%) User Experience
4 101 (7.33%) Mobile App
5 63 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (3.56%) Derivative
8 36 (2.61%) N-Tier
9 31 (2.25%) Mathematics
10 29 (2.10%) Inversion of Control
11 23 (1.67%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.23%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.16%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.09%) Kindle
14 15 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.02%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (1.02%) iPhone
15 14 (1.02%) Visualisation
15 14 (1.02%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 150 (10.89%) Linux
2 108 (7.84%) Android
3 106 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 81 (5.88%) Windows
5 68 (4.93%) UNIX
6 15 (1.09%) Windows Phone
7 13 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.80%) openSUSE
9 6 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.36%) CoreOS
10 5 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.22%) Debian
11 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.15%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.073%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1086 (78.81%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (40.42%) BDD
3 461 (33.45%) MVC
4 404 (29.32%) Scrum
5 304 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
6 244 (17.71%) OO
7 172 (12.48%) E-Commerce
8 168 (12.19%) Unit Testing
9 145 (10.52%) Software Engineering
10 132 (9.58%) SOA
11 129 (9.36%) Test Automation
12 120 (8.71%) Multithreading
12 120 (8.71%) Pair Programming
13 107 (7.76%) OOP
14 94 (6.82%) Web Development
15 70 (5.08%) Automated Testing
15 70 (5.08%) Kanban
16 67 (4.86%) OOD
17 63 (4.57%) Mentoring
18 62 (4.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 597 (43.32%) C#
2 516 (37.45%) JavaScript
3 506 (36.72%) Java
4 402 (29.17%) SQL
5 135 (9.80%) Ruby
6 115 (8.35%) PHP
7 104 (7.55%) Scala
8 101 (7.33%) Python
9 64 (4.64%) T-SQL
10 50 (3.63%) C++
11 46 (3.34%) Objective-C
12 44 (3.19%) Perl
13 37 (2.69%) Bash Shell
14 34 (2.47%) Groovy
15 25 (1.81%) PHP5
16 21 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 16 (1.16%) F#
17 16 (1.16%) C
18 14 (1.02%) Apple Swift
19 13 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 192 (13.93%) Degree
2 8 (0.58%) PMP
2 8 (0.58%) PMI Certification
3 7 (0.51%) PhD
4 6 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.36%) ISEB
6 4 (0.29%) PgMP
7 3 (0.22%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.15%) CISSP
8 2 (0.15%) OCP
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.15%) MBA
9 1 (0.073%) MCP
9 1 (0.073%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (10.30%) QA
2 15 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.44%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.073%) WCAG
6 1 (0.073%) WAI
6 1 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (1.60%) Docker
2 6 (0.44%) Varnish
3 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.29%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.15%) HDFS
7 1 (0.073%) LXC
Systems Management
1 55 (3.99%) Puppet
2 36 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.16%) Vagrant
4 15 (1.09%) Salt
5 9 (0.65%) Ansible
5 9 (0.65%) Nagios
6 4 (0.29%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.22%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.15%) Graphite
8 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.073%) StatsD
9 1 (0.073%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.073%) logstash
9 1 (0.073%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.073%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.073%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.073%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 137 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 89 (6.46%) Oracle
3 23 (1.67%) Adobe
3 23 (1.67%) Zend
4 22 (1.60%) Xamarin
5 21 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 20 (1.45%) Google
6 20 (1.45%) EPiServer
7 19 (1.38%) TIBCO
8 17 (1.23%) WorldPay
9 13 (0.94%) Apple
10 12 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 11 (0.80%) IBM
12 9 (0.65%) Sencha
13 8 (0.58%) Cognos
13 8 (0.58%) Facebook
14 7 (0.51%) Rackspace
15 6 (0.44%) Appcelerator
15 6 (0.44%) Demandware
15 6 (0.44%) New Relic
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £56000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Rooftop bar, good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Equity + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago