The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 33 49 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 51 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.23% 3.53% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 4.24% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 519 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 79.57% 83.31% 80.99%
Number of salaries quoted 441 457 402
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

TDD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

TDD Salary Trend in Dorset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Dorset

TDD
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +8 37 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Poole +2 12 £40,000 +14.28%
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 111 (81.02%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (53.28%) Java
3 48 (35.04%) MVC
3 48 (35.04%) .NET
4 47 (34.31%) JavaScript
4 47 (34.31%) Scrum
4 47 (34.31%) Spring
5 46 (33.58%) C#
6 43 (31.39%) ASP.NET
7 39 (28.47%) Git (software)
8 37 (27.01%) OO
8 37 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (24.82%) Pair Programming
9 34 (24.82%) Subversion
10 33 (24.09%) SQL Server
11 31 (22.63%) Mobile App
12 27 (19.71%) Ruby
13 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (18.25%) jQuery
14 25 (18.25%) CSS
15 24 (17.52%) Marketing
16 23 (16.79%) WCF
16 23 (16.79%) XML
16 23 (16.79%) Linux
16 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 23 (16.79%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (16.79%) Web Application Development
17 22 (16.06%) Eclipse
17 22 (16.06%) Ruby on Rails
18 21 (15.33%) RESTful

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 18 (13.14%) Node.js
2 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.46%) IIS
3 2 (1.46%) Confluence
4 1 (0.73%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.60%) NoSQL
3 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (10.95%) HBase
4 15 (10.95%) MySQL
5 10 (7.30%) Big Data
6 9 (6.57%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.46%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 39 (28.47%) Git (software)
2 34 (24.82%) Subversion
3 22 (16.06%) Eclipse
4 16 (11.68%) Mercurial
5 15 (10.95%) Ant
6 9 (6.57%) JUnit
7 8 (5.84%) NUnit
8 7 (5.11%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.46%) JIRA
9 2 (1.46%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.46%) WATIR
9 2 (1.46%) Moq
9 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.46%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.73%) Maven
General
1 24 (17.52%) Marketing
2 19 (13.87%) Finance
3 18 (13.14%) Games
4 12 (8.76%) Banking
5 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Back Office
6 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (95.62%) Developer
2 67 (48.91%) Java Developer
3 36 (26.28%) .NET Developer
4 34 (24.82%) Senior Developer
5 26 (18.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (10.22%) Software Developer
7 13 (9.49%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Graduate
8 7 (5.11%) Junior
9 6 (4.38%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Graduate Software Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Junior Software Developer
10 5 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.04%) .NET
2 47 (34.31%) Spring
3 43 (31.39%) ASP.NET
4 37 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (18.25%) jQuery
5 25 (18.25%) CSS
6 23 (16.79%) WCF
6 23 (16.79%) XML
6 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 23 (16.79%) KnockoutJS
7 22 (16.06%) Ruby on Rails
8 21 (15.33%) RESTful
9 19 (13.87%) Play Framework
10 18 (13.14%) Ninject
11 17 (12.41%) NHibernate
12 16 (11.68%) JSON
13 14 (10.22%) HTML
14 13 (9.49%) Symfony
14 13 (9.49%) Laravel
15 12 (8.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.63%) Mobile App
2 15 (10.95%) iPhone
3 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.65%) Social Network
4 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.79%) Linux
2 19 (13.87%) Android
3 4 (2.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.73%) Solaris
4 1 (0.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (81.02%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (35.04%) MVC
3 47 (34.31%) Scrum
4 37 (27.01%) OO
5 34 (24.82%) Pair Programming
6 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (16.79%) Web Application Development
8 18 (13.14%) Domain-Driven Design
8 18 (13.14%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (12.41%) Time Management
10 16 (11.68%) Extreme Programming
10 16 (11.68%) Coaching
11 13 (9.49%) OOP
12 11 (8.03%) Analytics
13 10 (7.30%) Machine Learning
13 10 (7.30%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.57%) BDD
15 7 (5.11%) Mentoring
16 6 (4.38%) MVVM
17 4 (2.92%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 73 (53.28%) Java
2 47 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 46 (33.58%) C#
4 27 (19.71%) Ruby
5 19 (13.87%) Scala
6 18 (13.14%) SQL
7 16 (11.68%) Golang
8 14 (10.22%) PHP
9 10 (7.30%) PHP5
10 4 (2.92%) XAML
10 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (10.95%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (10.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (11.68%) Google
2 14 (10.22%) Oracle
3 13 (9.49%) Zend
4 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.46%) Endeca
5 2 (1.46%) RedPrairie
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