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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 40 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 54 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.92% 4.15% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 5.08% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 4
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,950 £55,500
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
627 413 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 80.38% 81.62% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 558 336 268
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £57,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -9 34 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Poole -10 16 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Dorchester - 1 £41,500 -
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 86 (98.85%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (68.97%) Scrum
3 46 (52.87%) MVC
4 43 (49.43%) Java
5 41 (47.13%) C#
5 41 (47.13%) .NET
5 41 (47.13%) ASP.NET
6 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (41.38%) Spring
7 36 (41.38%) WCF
8 35 (40.23%) Rhino Mocks
8 35 (40.23%) Castle Windsor
8 35 (40.23%) Web Application Development
8 35 (40.23%) NUnit
8 35 (40.23%) OO
9 32 (36.78%) Oracle
9 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
10 31 (35.63%) Finance
11 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
12 25 (28.74%) HTML
13 23 (26.44%) Hibernate
13 23 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (24.14%) NHibernate
14 21 (24.14%) Subversion
15 20 (22.99%) Kanban
16 19 (21.84%) MonoRail
16 19 (21.84%) Social Network
16 19 (21.84%) Ext JS
16 19 (21.84%) Ajax
16 19 (21.84%) LINQ

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.20%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) HBase
5 1 (1.15%) Big Data
5 1 (1.15%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (40.23%) NUnit
1 35 (40.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (24.14%) Subversion
3 16 (18.39%) MSTest
3 16 (18.39%) Moq
4 12 (13.79%) Maven
5 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.05%) Mercurial
6 7 (8.05%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.15%) Ant
7 1 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 31 (35.63%) Finance
2 17 (19.54%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (96.55%) Developer
2 43 (49.43%) Java Developer
3 39 (44.83%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Graduate
5 7 (8.05%) Junior Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Junior
5 7 (8.05%) Junior .NET Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Programmer
6 5 (5.75%) Programmer
7 3 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.13%) .NET
1 41 (47.13%) ASP.NET
2 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (41.38%) WCF
3 36 (41.38%) Spring
4 35 (40.23%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (28.74%) HTML
6 23 (26.44%) Hibernate
7 21 (24.14%) NHibernate
8 19 (21.84%) Ajax
8 19 (21.84%) LINQ
8 19 (21.84%) MonoRail
8 19 (21.84%) Ext JS
9 17 (19.54%) WPF
10 16 (18.39%) Spring.NET
10 16 (18.39%) Ninject
10 16 (18.39%) WinForms
10 16 (18.39%) Unity DI Container
11 11 (12.64%) HTML5
12 10 (11.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Social Network
2 16 (18.39%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (18.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.64%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) UNIX
3 3 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (98.85%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (68.97%) Scrum
3 46 (52.87%) MVC
4 35 (40.23%) OO
4 35 (40.23%) Web Application Development
5 23 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (22.99%) Kanban
7 19 (21.84%) Pair Programming
8 16 (18.39%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (18.39%) MVVM
9 9 (10.34%) ETL
10 7 (8.05%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (8.05%) Time Management
10 7 (8.05%) Coaching
11 4 (4.60%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.45%) BDD
13 2 (2.30%) Web Development
13 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2
14 1 (1.15%) OOP
14 1 (1.15%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (49.43%) Java
2 41 (47.13%) C#
3 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.05%) Ruby
4 7 (8.05%) Scala
4 7 (8.05%) Golang
5 6 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Oracle
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.15%) Zend
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Monthly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago