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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 772 925 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.08% 7.81% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.71% 9.42% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 687 801 645
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £69,600
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 1285 (81.59%) Agile Software Development
2 623 (39.56%) JavaScript
3 611 (38.79%) Java
4 596 (37.84%) C#
5 559 (35.49%) HTML
6 548 (34.79%) .NET
7 535 (33.97%) BDD
8 510 (32.38%) Scrum
9 499 (31.68%) MVC
10 489 (31.05%) CSS
11 418 (26.54%) OO
12 417 (26.48%) SQL
13 394 (25.02%) Finance
14 342 (21.71%) ASP.NET
14 342 (21.71%) SQL Server
14 342 (21.71%) Continuous Integration
15 296 (18.79%) jQuery
16 294 (18.67%) Web Services
17 286 (18.16%) Spring
18 249 (15.81%) HTML5
19 239 (15.17%) Git (software)
20 237 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
21 232 (14.73%) Degree
22 220 (13.97%) AngularJS
23 218 (13.84%) E-Commerce
24 208 (13.21%) Software Engineering
25 200 (12.70%) Hibernate
26 199 (12.63%) Unit Testing
27 198 (12.57%) WCF
28 179 (11.37%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 83 (5.27%) Node.js
2 53 (3.37%) CMS
3 49 (3.11%) Tomcat
4 43 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (1.97%) Umbraco
6 29 (1.84%) IIS
6 29 (1.84%) Apache
7 24 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 23 (1.46%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.27%) JBoss
9 20 (1.27%) Confluence
10 19 (1.21%) WebSphere
11 17 (1.08%) SharePoint
12 14 (0.89%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
14 12 (0.76%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.70%) SAS
15 11 (0.70%) NServiceBus
16 9 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.57%) MS Office
3 7 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.19%) MS Project
4 3 (0.19%) LaTeX
5 2 (0.13%) Mingle
6 1 (0.063%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.25%) Magento
3 4 (0.25%) Tridion
4 3 (0.19%) RMDS
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.19%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.063%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.02%) PaaS
4 16 (1.02%) GitHub
5 13 (0.83%) SaaS
6 10 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.13%) Heroku
9 2 (0.13%) IaaS
10 1 (0.063%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.35%) Internet
2 14 (0.89%) HTTP
3 7 (0.44%) Intranet
4 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.13%) Broadband
4 2 (0.13%) SMTP
5 1 (0.063%) FTP
5 1 (0.063%) GSM
5 1 (0.063%) DNS
5 1 (0.063%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.063%) SSL
5 1 (0.063%) LDAP
5 1 (0.063%) Firewall
5 1 (0.063%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.063%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.063%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 151 (9.59%) NoSQL
3 148 (9.40%) MongoDB
4 117 (7.43%) MySQL
5 108 (6.86%) Big Data
6 94 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 82 (5.21%) Relational Database
8 78 (4.95%) Hadoop
9 58 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 46 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 40 (2.54%) Redis
12 37 (2.35%) CouchDB
13 35 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (1.90%) RavenDB
16 29 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
17 26 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (1.21%) RDBMS
18 19 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
19 17 (1.08%) HBase
Development Applications
1 239 (15.17%) Git (software)
2 170 (10.79%) Selenium
3 162 (10.29%) JIRA
4 161 (10.22%) Jenkins
5 131 (8.32%) Cucumber
6 112 (7.11%) Subversion
7 108 (6.86%) JUnit
8 99 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 83 (5.27%) TeamCity
10 80 (5.08%) Maven
11 75 (4.76%) NUnit
12 71 (4.51%) Visual Studio
13 68 (4.32%) WebDriver
13 68 (4.32%) Jasmine
14 58 (3.68%) SpecFlow
15 47 (2.98%) Hudson
16 39 (2.48%) Mockito
17 34 (2.16%) JMeter
18 32 (2.03%) FlexUnit
19 30 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 394 (25.02%) Finance
2 157 (9.97%) Banking
3 106 (6.73%) Games
4 86 (5.46%) Front Office
5 58 (3.68%) Investment Banking
6 54 (3.43%) Marketing
7 44 (2.79%) Advertising
8 39 (2.48%) Retail
9 24 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 22 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.40%) Legal
11 19 (1.21%) Back Office
12 18 (1.14%) Publishing
13 11 (0.70%) Law
14 7 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.32%) Billing
16 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.25%) International Banking
17 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1176 (74.67%) Developer
2 346 (21.97%) Java Developer
3 279 (17.71%) Senior Developer
4 217 (13.78%) .NET Developer
5 165 (10.48%) C# Developer
6 90 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 82 (5.21%) Senior .NET Developer
8 78 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 77 (4.89%) Architect
10 67 (4.25%) Software Engineer
11 62 (3.94%) Analyst
12 60 (3.81%) Web Developer
13 58 (3.68%) Lead Developer
14 56 (3.56%) Front-End Developer
15 52 (3.30%) Software Developer
16 51 (3.24%) iOS Developer
17 41 (2.60%) Senior C# Developer
17 41 (2.60%) PHP Developer
18 35 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
19 33 (2.10%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 559 (35.49%) HTML
2 548 (34.79%) .NET
3 489 (31.05%) CSS
4 342 (21.71%) ASP.NET
5 296 (18.79%) jQuery
6 294 (18.67%) Web Services
7 286 (18.16%) Spring
8 249 (15.81%) HTML5
9 237 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 220 (13.97%) AngularJS
11 200 (12.70%) Hibernate
12 198 (12.57%) WCF
13 179 (11.37%) XML
14 174 (11.05%) CSS3
15 156 (9.90%) REST
16 136 (8.63%) .NET Framework
17 130 (8.25%) J2EE
18 113 (7.17%) RESTful
19 109 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web API
20 100 (6.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 154 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 118 (7.49%) Mobile App
3 104 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (6.54%) Open Source
5 101 (6.41%) User Experience
6 64 (4.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 47 (2.98%) Algorithms
8 45 (2.86%) Mathematics
9 40 (2.54%) Visualisation
10 35 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
10 35 (2.22%) N-Tier
11 34 (2.16%) Derivative
12 29 (1.84%) iPhone
13 26 (1.65%) Fixed Income
14 22 (1.40%) Data Structures
15 19 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.21%) Hedge funds
15 19 (1.21%) Equities
16 16 (1.02%) Market Risk
16 16 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 130 (8.25%) Linux
2 121 (7.68%) Windows
3 94 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 93 (5.90%) Android
5 78 (4.95%) UNIX
6 15 (0.95%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.19%) CentOS
10 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.13%) openSUSE
11 2 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.063%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1285 (81.59%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (33.97%) BDD
3 510 (32.38%) Scrum
4 499 (31.68%) MVC
5 418 (26.54%) OO
6 342 (21.71%) Continuous Integration
7 218 (13.84%) E-Commerce
8 208 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 199 (12.63%) Unit Testing
10 170 (10.79%) SOA
11 144 (9.14%) OOP
12 140 (8.89%) Test Automation
13 137 (8.70%) Multithreading
14 118 (7.49%) Web Development
15 106 (6.73%) Pair Programming
16 71 (4.51%) OOD
16 71 (4.51%) Kanban
16 71 (4.51%) Mentoring
17 68 (4.32%) OOA/OOD
18 59 (3.75%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 623 (39.56%) JavaScript
2 611 (38.79%) Java
3 596 (37.84%) C#
4 417 (26.48%) SQL
5 117 (7.43%) Python
6 110 (6.98%) Ruby
7 87 (5.52%) PHP
8 86 (5.46%) C++
9 71 (4.51%) Scala
10 55 (3.49%) T-SQL
11 43 (2.73%) C
12 32 (2.03%) Objective-C
13 30 (1.90%) PHP5
14 28 (1.78%) Perl
15 21 (1.33%) Groovy
16 18 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.14%) Bash Shell
17 17 (1.08%) VB
18 16 (1.02%) F#
19 13 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (14.73%) Degree
2 22 (1.40%) ISEB
3 14 (0.89%) PhD
4 10 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.44%) PMP
5 7 (0.44%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.25%) PgMP
7 3 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.063%) OCP
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.063%) MCITP
9 1 (0.063%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.19%) QA
2 10 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.44%) WCAG
3 7 (0.44%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.19%) WAI
5 2 (0.13%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.063%) Basel III
6 1 (0.063%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.44%) HDFS
3 3 (0.19%) Varnish
4 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.13%) Docker
5 1 (0.063%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 25 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.40%) Puppet
3 17 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.83%) Capistrano
5 7 (0.44%) Ansible
5 7 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.25%) Graphite
6 4 (0.25%) logstash
6 4 (0.25%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.19%) StatsD
8 2 (0.13%) Salt
8 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.063%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 136 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 89 (5.65%) Oracle
3 49 (3.11%) Adobe
4 43 (2.73%) Google
5 36 (2.29%) Zend
6 27 (1.71%) EPiServer
6 27 (1.71%) HP
7 24 (1.52%) Sybase
7 24 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 21 (1.33%) Green Hat
9 18 (1.14%) Sencha
10 17 (1.08%) Facebook
11 16 (1.02%) Xamarin
12 14 (0.89%) IBM
13 12 (0.76%) Atlassian
14 10 (0.63%) Twitter
15 9 (0.57%) TIBCO
16 8 (0.51%) Appcelerator
17 5 (0.32%) 29West
17 5 (0.32%) Bloomberg
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
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Austin Fraser
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Dawson & Walsh
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
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