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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 710 828 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.80% 6.64% 7.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 7.94% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 618 688 890
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8891 10426 10052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.12% 83.64% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7604 8614 8826
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 1059 (74.84%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (41.34%) C#
3 549 (38.80%) JavaScript
4 539 (38.09%) BDD
5 528 (37.31%) Java
6 483 (34.13%) .NET
7 460 (32.51%) HTML
8 415 (29.33%) SQL
9 411 (29.05%) MVC
10 408 (28.83%) Scrum
11 395 (27.92%) CSS
12 375 (26.50%) Finance
13 350 (24.73%) SQL Server
14 345 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
15 267 (18.87%) Git (software)
16 265 (18.73%) jQuery
17 256 (18.09%) ASP.NET
18 254 (17.95%) Web Services
19 227 (16.04%) OO
20 208 (14.70%) AngularJS
21 204 (14.42%) HTML5
22 200 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
23 195 (13.78%) E-Commerce
24 190 (13.43%) Spring
25 178 (12.58%) Degree
26 173 (12.23%) MySQL
27 172 (12.16%) Linux
27 172 (12.16%) Selenium
27 172 (12.16%) WCF
28 168 (11.87%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 94 (6.64%) Node.js
2 57 (4.03%) CMS
3 41 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 30 (2.12%) Apache
5 25 (1.77%) IIS
5 25 (1.77%) Umbraco
6 21 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 21 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (1.41%) SharePoint
8 17 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.06%) JBoss
9 15 (1.06%) Confluence
10 14 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 13 (0.92%) Drupal
12 12 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.85%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (0.71%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.64%) NServiceBus
15 9 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 63 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.92%) MS Office
3 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.14%) FastStats
6 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.071%) MS Project
6 1 (0.071%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (0.99%) Magento
2 12 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 12 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.21%) Primavera
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.071%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.071%) Summit
6 1 (0.071%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.071%) RMDS
6 1 (0.071%) AWD
6 1 (0.071%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.071%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.071%) Odoo
6 1 (0.071%) ACBS
Cloud Services
1 107 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.40%) SaaS
4 16 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.78%) IaaS
6 7 (0.49%) GitHub
7 6 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (0.42%) PaaS
7 6 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.14%) Route 53
10 2 (0.14%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.071%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.071%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.071%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.60%) HTTP
2 42 (2.97%) Internet
3 31 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.99%) Firewall
5 10 (0.71%) Bluetooth
6 8 (0.57%) SSL
7 6 (0.42%) FTP
8 5 (0.35%) SMTP
8 5 (0.35%) Intranet
9 4 (0.28%) SSH
10 3 (0.21%) DNS
11 2 (0.14%) Broadband
11 2 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.071%) AMQP
12 1 (0.071%) MVNO
12 1 (0.071%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 173 (12.23%) MySQL
3 145 (10.25%) NoSQL
4 117 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 99 (7.00%) MongoDB
6 92 (6.50%) Big Data
7 60 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
9 54 (3.82%) RDBMS
10 53 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 49 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 47 (3.32%) Hadoop
13 37 (2.61%) Redis
14 31 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (1.91%) Couchbase
16 24 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
17 22 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
19 20 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
20 15 (1.06%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 267 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 172 (12.16%) Selenium
3 161 (11.38%) Jenkins
4 118 (8.34%) Maven
5 114 (8.06%) JUnit
6 112 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 110 (7.77%) Cucumber
8 90 (6.36%) NUnit
9 81 (5.72%) TeamCity
10 72 (5.09%) Subversion
11 71 (5.02%) JIRA
12 67 (4.73%) WebDriver
13 65 (4.59%) Visual Studio
14 55 (3.89%) SpecFlow
15 49 (3.46%) Jasmine
16 46 (3.25%) Mockito
17 34 (2.40%) Gradle
18 33 (2.33%) Moq
19 31 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
20 30 (2.12%) Mercurial
General
1 375 (26.50%) Finance
2 112 (7.92%) Banking
3 77 (5.44%) Front Office
4 62 (4.38%) Retail
5 51 (3.60%) Games
6 46 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 44 (3.11%) Marketing
8 34 (2.40%) Advertising
9 28 (1.98%) Publishing
10 23 (1.63%) Back Office
11 22 (1.55%) Telecoms
12 17 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.06%) Law
14 10 (0.71%) Legal
15 3 (0.21%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.14%) Local Government
16 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.14%) Electronics
16 2 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1045 (73.85%) Developer
2 288 (20.35%) Senior Developer
3 250 (17.67%) Java Developer
4 199 (14.06%) C# Developer
5 196 (13.85%) .NET Developer
6 84 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 80 (5.65%) Lead Developer
8 71 (5.02%) Senior C# Developer
9 69 (4.88%) Analyst
10 64 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 52 (3.67%) Front-End Developer
12 47 (3.32%) Junior
13 46 (3.25%) ASP.NET Developer
13 46 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
14 45 (3.18%) Web Developer
15 43 (3.04%) Architect
15 43 (3.04%) Junior Developer
15 43 (3.04%) iOS Developer
16 38 (2.69%) Test Analyst
17 37 (2.61%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (34.13%) .NET
2 460 (32.51%) HTML
3 395 (27.92%) CSS
4 265 (18.73%) jQuery
5 256 (18.09%) ASP.NET
6 254 (17.95%) Web Services
7 208 (14.70%) AngularJS
8 204 (14.42%) HTML5
9 200 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 190 (13.43%) Spring
11 172 (12.16%) WCF
12 158 (11.17%) XML
13 146 (10.32%) RESTful
14 127 (8.98%) .NET Framework
15 125 (8.83%) REST
16 117 (8.27%) WPF
17 113 (7.99%) Hibernate
18 110 (7.77%) CSS3
19 105 (7.42%) ASP.NET Web API
20 84 (5.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 116 (8.20%) User Experience
2 102 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 57 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 53 (3.75%) Derivative
5 50 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 48 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (2.54%) Equities
8 29 (2.05%) Mathematics
9 28 (1.98%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.70%) Hedge funds
11 22 (1.55%) Visualisation
12 21 (1.48%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.13%) Data Structures
14 15 (1.06%) N-Tier
15 13 (0.92%) Kindle
16 12 (0.85%) iPhone
16 12 (0.85%) Semantic Web
17 10 (0.71%) Digital Media
17 10 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
17 10 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 172 (12.16%) Linux
2 91 (6.43%) Apple iOS
3 90 (6.36%) UNIX
4 84 (5.94%) Android
5 81 (5.72%) Windows
6 17 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.64%) CoreOS
8 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.49%) openSUSE
10 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.28%) Debian
11 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.071%) CentOS
13 1 (0.071%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.071%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1059 (74.84%) Agile Software Development
2 539 (38.09%) BDD
3 411 (29.05%) MVC
4 408 (28.83%) Scrum
5 345 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
6 227 (16.04%) OO
7 195 (13.78%) E-Commerce
8 148 (10.46%) Unit Testing
9 143 (10.11%) Multithreading
10 137 (9.68%) Pair Programming
11 136 (9.61%) Software Engineering
12 117 (8.27%) Kanban
13 114 (8.06%) Web Development
14 112 (7.92%) Open Source
15 103 (7.28%) Test Automation
16 99 (7.00%) Automated Testing
17 94 (6.64%) OOP
18 88 (6.22%) OOD
19 87 (6.15%) SOA
20 86 (6.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 585 (41.34%) C#
2 549 (38.80%) JavaScript
3 528 (37.31%) Java
4 415 (29.33%) SQL
5 138 (9.75%) Ruby
6 124 (8.76%) Python
7 119 (8.41%) PHP
8 110 (7.77%) Scala
9 84 (5.94%) T-SQL
10 60 (4.24%) C++
11 55 (3.89%) Bash Shell
12 53 (3.75%) Objective-C
13 43 (3.04%) Groovy
13 43 (3.04%) Perl
14 40 (2.83%) Apple Swift
15 23 (1.63%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.27%) PHP5
17 15 (1.06%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.92%) PowerShell
18 13 (0.92%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 178 (12.58%) Degree
2 15 (1.06%) OCP
2 15 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (0.49%) ISEB
3 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.35%) PMP
4 5 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.21%) PhD
5 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.14%) MBA
7 1 (0.071%) MCTS
7 1 (0.071%) MCITP
7 1 (0.071%) MCP
7 1 (0.071%) MCSE
7 1 (0.071%) MCSA
7 1 (0.071%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.071%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (11.87%) QA
2 13 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 42 (2.97%) Docker
2 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.35%) Varnish
3 5 (0.35%) LXC
4 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.14%) HDFS
6 1 (0.071%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 62 (4.38%) Puppet
2 46 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.27%) Vagrant
4 15 (1.06%) Nagios
5 14 (0.99%) Salt
6 9 (0.64%) Ansible
7 7 (0.49%) Mesos
8 4 (0.28%) CA LISA
8 4 (0.28%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.28%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.21%) Graphite
10 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.14%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.14%) Unicenter
10 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.071%) logstash
11 1 (0.071%) Kibana
11 1 (0.071%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 124 (8.76%) Microsoft
2 103 (7.28%) Oracle
3 28 (1.98%) EPiServer
4 22 (1.55%) Google
4 22 (1.55%) Adobe
5 20 (1.41%) IBM
5 20 (1.41%) WorldPay
6 19 (1.34%) HP
7 15 (1.06%) TIBCO
7 15 (1.06%) Zend
8 13 (0.92%) Sitecore
8 13 (0.92%) Apple
9 12 (0.85%) Cognos
9 12 (0.85%) Sybase
9 12 (0.85%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.78%) Xamarin
11 10 (0.71%) Splunk
12 7 (0.49%) Tableau
12 7 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.42%) VMware
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 Basic + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
i3 Resourcing
Salary: bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £0 to £75,000 per annum + Great Bonus Potential and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - 80000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday