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

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 79 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.82% 2.89% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.32% 3.46% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 69 18 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
698 636 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.90% 83.46% 74.12%
Number of salaries quoted 539 515 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +20 51 £45,000 - 6
Poole +14 24 £40,000 +14.28% 1
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 75 (58.59%) Java
2 49 (38.28%) Spring
3 44 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 40 (31.25%) .NET
5 38 (29.69%) C#
6 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (28.13%) MVC
6 36 (28.13%) Marketing
7 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET
7 35 (27.34%) OO
8 33 (25.78%) Scrum
8 33 (25.78%) Linux
9 29 (22.66%) Subversion
9 29 (22.66%) Git (software)
10 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 27 (21.09%) Ruby
12 26 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (20.31%) MySQL
13 25 (19.53%) jQuery
13 25 (19.53%) Mobile App
14 23 (17.97%) Ruby on Rails
14 23 (17.97%) XML
14 23 (17.97%) Eclipse
15 22 (17.19%) Pair Programming
16 21 (16.41%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 19 (14.84%) CSS
18 19 (14.84%) WCF
18 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (14.06%) Node.js
2 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) Mule
3 1 (0.78%) Drupal
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.31%) MySQL
3 18 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (14.06%) HBase
4 15 (11.72%) Big Data
5 14 (10.94%) NoSQL
6 12 (9.38%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.78%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 29 (22.66%) Subversion
1 29 (22.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.97%) Eclipse
3 18 (14.06%) Ant
4 10 (7.81%) Mercurial
5 7 (5.47%) JUnit
6 2 (1.56%) NUnit
6 2 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.78%) NCrunch
7 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.78%) Moq
7 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.78%) WATIR
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
7 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
General
1 36 (28.13%) Marketing
2 18 (14.06%) Games
3 9 (7.03%) Finance
4 5 (3.91%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (94.53%) Developer
2 68 (53.13%) Java Developer
3 34 (26.56%) Senior Developer
4 28 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (21.09%) .NET Developer
6 20 (15.63%) Software Developer
7 13 (10.16%) Java Software Developer
8 10 (7.81%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Graduate
9 5 (3.91%) Junior
9 5 (3.91%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Junior Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.34%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (38.28%) Spring
2 40 (31.25%) .NET
3 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET
4 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (19.53%) jQuery
6 23 (17.97%) Ruby on Rails
6 23 (17.97%) XML
7 21 (16.41%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 19 (14.84%) CSS
9 19 (14.84%) WCF
10 18 (14.06%) Ninject
11 17 (13.28%) J2EE
12 14 (10.94%) RESTful
12 14 (10.94%) HTML
13 13 (10.16%) Play Framework
14 10 (7.81%) JSON
14 10 (7.81%) Symfony
14 10 (7.81%) Laravel
15 8 (6.25%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.53%) Mobile App
2 15 (11.72%) iPhone
3 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.78%) Linux
2 19 (14.84%) Android
3 4 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (28.13%) MVC
2 35 (27.34%) OO
3 33 (25.78%) Scrum
4 26 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (17.19%) Pair Programming
6 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering
6 19 (14.84%) Analytics
7 18 (14.06%) Web Application Development
7 18 (14.06%) Domain-Driven Design
7 18 (14.06%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (10.16%) Machine Learning
9 11 (8.59%) Time Management
10 10 (7.81%) OOP
10 10 (7.81%) Extreme Programming
11 8 (6.25%) MVVM
12 7 (5.47%) BDD
13 4 (3.13%) UML
13 4 (3.13%) OOD
14 3 (2.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (58.59%) Java
2 44 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 38 (29.69%) C#
4 27 (21.09%) Ruby
5 16 (12.50%) SQL
6 13 (10.16%) Scala
7 11 (8.59%) PHP
8 10 (7.81%) Golang
9 7 (5.47%) PHP5
10 4 (3.13%) XAML
10 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (14.84%) Puppet
1 19 (14.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) Google
2 10 (7.81%) Zend
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (0.78%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.78%) Endeca
5 1 (0.78%) Informatica
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