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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 27 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs citing TDD 44 76 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.18% 8.96% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 11.19% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 66 18
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
599 679 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.13% 80.07% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 455 535 533
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -5 40 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Poole -7 3 £57,500 +48.38%
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 94 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (62.75%) C#
3 53 (51.96%) .NET
4 50 (49.02%) ASP.NET
5 47 (46.08%) Scrum
6 40 (39.22%) Java
7 39 (38.24%) MVC
8 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 35 (34.31%) Subversion
9 35 (34.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (32.35%) Ajax
10 33 (32.35%) SQL
11 29 (28.43%) HTML
12 27 (26.47%) CSS
12 27 (26.47%) SDLC
13 26 (25.49%) WCF
14 25 (24.51%) Oracle
14 25 (24.51%) OO
15 24 (23.53%) Web Application Development
16 23 (22.55%) Castle Windsor
16 23 (22.55%) Rhino Mocks
16 23 (22.55%) NUnit
16 23 (22.55%) Spring
17 22 (21.57%) Windows
17 22 (21.57%) BDD
18 21 (20.59%) LINQ
18 21 (20.59%) .NET Framework
19 20 (19.61%) Maven
19 20 (19.61%) jQuery
19 20 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (2.94%) Mule
2 2 (1.96%) WordPress
2 2 (1.96%) CMS
2 2 (1.96%) Joomla!
2 2 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (0.98%) Apache
3 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) SaaS
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.63%) Relational Database
3 15 (14.71%) MySQL
4 12 (11.76%) Big Data
5 9 (8.82%) HBase
6 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
7 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
8 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.94%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (1.96%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (34.31%) Subversion
2 23 (22.55%) NUnit
2 23 (22.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (19.61%) Maven
4 19 (18.63%) Git (software)
5 15 (14.71%) Selenium
6 11 (10.78%) Ant
7 6 (5.88%) Moq
8 5 (4.90%) MSTest
9 4 (3.92%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.92%) JIRA
9 4 (3.92%) MagicDraw
10 3 (2.94%) JUnit
10 3 (2.94%) Hudson
11 2 (1.96%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.96%) XMLUnit
11 2 (1.96%) HttpUnit
12 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.94%) Back Office
5 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (94.12%) Developer
2 50 (49.02%) .NET Developer
3 26 (25.49%) Java Developer
4 22 (21.57%) Senior Developer
5 17 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 17 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (15.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (15.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.75%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (3.92%) Head of Technology
9 3 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Applications Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (1.96%) PHP Developer
11 1 (0.98%) ETL Developer
11 1 (0.98%) Junior .NET Developer
11 1 (0.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 1 (0.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (51.96%) .NET
2 50 (49.02%) ASP.NET
3 35 (34.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (32.35%) Ajax
5 29 (28.43%) HTML
6 27 (26.47%) CSS
7 26 (25.49%) WCF
8 23 (22.55%) Spring
8 23 (22.55%) Castle Windsor
9 21 (20.59%) LINQ
9 21 (20.59%) .NET Framework
10 20 (19.61%) jQuery
10 20 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (17.65%) MonoRail
11 18 (17.65%) NHibernate
12 15 (14.71%) JSON
12 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 9 (8.82%) Hibernate
14 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Social Network
2 5 (4.90%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.57%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Linux
3 7 (6.86%) UNIX
4 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Scrum
3 39 (38.24%) MVC
4 27 (26.47%) SDLC
5 25 (24.51%) OO
6 24 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 22 (21.57%) BDD
8 17 (16.67%) Web Development
9 14 (13.73%) Kanban
9 14 (13.73%) ETL
10 13 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (8.82%) Server Building
14 8 (7.84%) DevOps
15 6 (5.88%) MVVM
16 5 (4.90%) Open Source
16 5 (4.90%) Dependency Injection
17 4 (3.92%) Waterfall
17 4 (3.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) C#
2 40 (39.22%) Java
3 33 (32.35%) SQL
4 18 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.78%) C++
6 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.92%) C
9 3 (2.94%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Puppet
1 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.94%) IBM
3 3 (2.94%) Sybase
3 3 (2.94%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.96%) Zend
4 2 (1.96%) SAP
4 2 (1.96%) Cognos
5 1 (0.98%) Twitter
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.98%) Informatica
Bournemouth, Dorset
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Computer Futures - South West
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago