The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 419 514 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.77% 6.51% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.21% 8.27% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 349 462 488
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
TDD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5813 6218 6455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.06% 78.71% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 5094 5519
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

TDD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

TDD Salary Trend in the East of England

TDD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in the East of England

TDD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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
Hertfordshire +16 174 £50,000 - 15
Cambridgeshire -2 111 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Bedfordshire -16 47 £57,500 +21.05% 7
Essex -25 40 £45,000 - 5
Suffolk -25 28 £40,000 - 8
Norfolk +10 20 £40,000 - 2
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 689 (81.64%) Agile Software Development
2 567 (67.18%) C#
2 567 (67.18%) .NET
3 439 (52.01%) ASP.NET
3 439 (52.01%) MVC
4 420 (49.76%) SQL Server
5 383 (45.38%) Scrum
6 360 (42.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 358 (42.42%) JavaScript
8 316 (37.44%) HTML
9 289 (34.24%) WCF
10 272 (32.23%) SQL
11 233 (27.61%) OO
12 232 (27.49%) BDD
13 231 (27.37%) Microsoft
14 228 (27.01%) jQuery
15 225 (26.66%) CSS
16 206 (24.41%) Java
17 201 (23.82%) XML
18 178 (21.09%) Git (software)
19 163 (19.31%) Software Engineering
19 163 (19.31%) Web Application Development
20 162 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
21 158 (18.72%) Web Services
22 146 (17.30%) NUnit
23 136 (16.11%) HTML5
24 129 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
25 127 (15.05%) Windows
25 127 (15.05%) Oracle
26 118 (13.98%) RESTful

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 76 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 51 (6.04%) Node.js
3 36 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 32 (3.79%) WebLogic
5 29 (3.44%) JBoss
6 28 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (3.08%) IIS
8 25 (2.96%) WebSphere
9 20 (2.37%) Apache
10 15 (1.78%) CMS
11 10 (1.18%) Drupal
11 10 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.18%) NServiceBus
11 10 (1.18%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (0.71%) Confluence
14 5 (0.59%) WordPress
14 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.36%) WildFly
16 2 (0.24%) Liferay
Applications
1 113 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.15%) MS Office
3 19 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.18%) Mingle
5 4 (0.47%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.71%) Magento
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.95%) SaaS
4 6 (0.71%) GitHub
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.24%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.69%) Internet
2 15 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.54%) HTTP
4 7 (0.83%) SMS
5 5 (0.59%) NFC
5 5 (0.59%) SMPP
6 4 (0.47%) Firewall
6 4 (0.47%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.47%) IPv4
6 4 (0.47%) IPv6
6 4 (0.47%) SAN
6 4 (0.47%) NAS
7 2 (0.24%) 802.15
7 2 (0.24%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.12%) LTE
8 1 (0.12%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) DNS
8 1 (0.12%) LDAP
8 1 (0.12%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (49.76%) SQL Server
2 67 (7.94%) NoSQL
3 65 (7.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (6.75%) Relational Database
5 52 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (5.45%) MySQL
7 44 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (2.96%) MongoDB
10 17 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.66%) DB2
13 13 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.30%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (1.30%) RavenDB
15 11 (1.30%) Neo4j
16 10 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 178 (21.09%) Git (software)
2 162 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 146 (17.30%) NUnit
4 103 (12.20%) Selenium
5 94 (11.14%) Visual Studio
6 82 (9.72%) TeamCity
7 78 (9.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 75 (8.89%) Moq
9 52 (6.16%) JUnit
10 51 (6.04%) Maven
11 50 (5.92%) Subversion
12 49 (5.81%) MSTest
13 35 (4.15%) JIRA
14 34 (4.03%) Jenkins
15 28 (3.32%) Cucumber
16 23 (2.73%) WebDriver
17 22 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 20 (2.37%) Eclipse
19 17 (2.01%) Jasmine
20 16 (1.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 113 (13.39%) Finance
2 35 (4.15%) Banking
3 33 (3.91%) Games
4 32 (3.79%) Retail
5 20 (2.37%) Publishing
5 20 (2.37%) Marketing
6 17 (2.01%) Music Industry
7 15 (1.78%) Back Office
8 11 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.18%) Advertising
10 7 (0.83%) Electronics
11 5 (0.59%) Front Office
11 5 (0.59%) Automotive
12 2 (0.24%) Legal
12 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 657 (77.84%) Developer
2 332 (39.34%) .NET Developer
3 158 (18.72%) Senior Developer
4 130 (15.40%) C# Developer
5 112 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 90 (10.66%) Java Developer
7 84 (9.95%) Software Developer
8 70 (8.29%) Senior .NET Developer
9 69 (8.18%) Software Engineer
10 67 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 64 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
12 62 (7.35%) Architect
13 61 (7.23%) Web Developer
14 51 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
15 36 (4.27%) Programmer
16 32 (3.79%) Analyst
16 32 (3.79%) Senior Software Developer
17 29 (3.44%) .NET Web Developer
17 29 (3.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 26 (3.08%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (67.18%) .NET
2 439 (52.01%) ASP.NET
3 360 (42.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 316 (37.44%) HTML
5 289 (34.24%) WCF
6 228 (27.01%) jQuery
7 225 (26.66%) CSS
8 201 (23.82%) XML
9 158 (18.72%) Web Services
10 136 (16.11%) HTML5
11 118 (13.98%) RESTful
12 108 (12.80%) WPF
13 98 (11.61%) .NET Framework
14 95 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 92 (10.90%) Ajax
15 92 (10.90%) Silverlight
16 83 (9.83%) CSS3
17 80 (9.48%) Spring
18 75 (8.89%) KnockoutJS
19 70 (8.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.18%) Computer Science
2 42 (4.98%) Inversion of Control
3 37 (4.38%) N-Tier
4 34 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (3.79%) Open Source
6 28 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (3.08%) Social Media
7 26 (3.08%) BBC
8 19 (2.25%) Streaming Music
8 19 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.90%) Kindle
10 14 (1.66%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.54%) EFT
12 11 (1.30%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.18%) DataPower
14 9 (1.07%) Tandem
15 8 (0.95%) Wiki
15 8 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.95%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.71%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 127 (15.05%) Windows
2 56 (6.64%) Linux
3 44 (5.21%) UNIX
4 19 (2.25%) Android
5 18 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.18%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.59%) CentOS
8 4 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.47%) Solaris
9 3 (0.36%) Debian
10 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (81.64%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (52.01%) MVC
3 383 (45.38%) Scrum
4 233 (27.61%) OO
5 232 (27.49%) BDD
6 163 (19.31%) Web Application Development
6 163 (19.31%) Software Engineering
7 129 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (10.90%) Unit Testing
9 90 (10.66%) OOD
10 86 (10.19%) SOA
11 82 (9.72%) Web Development
12 80 (9.48%) E-Commerce
13 78 (9.24%) Kanban
14 63 (7.46%) Multithreading
15 60 (7.11%) Domain-Driven Design
16 58 (6.87%) OOP
17 57 (6.75%) Dependency Injection
18 47 (5.57%) Low Latency
19 44 (5.21%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 567 (67.18%) C#
2 358 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 272 (32.23%) SQL
4 206 (24.41%) Java
5 87 (10.31%) T-SQL
5 87 (10.31%) Ruby
6 57 (6.75%) C++
7 54 (6.40%) PHP
8 48 (5.69%) Python
9 39 (4.62%) PowerShell
10 33 (3.91%) PL/SQL
11 31 (3.67%) Objective-C
12 30 (3.55%) VB
13 25 (2.96%) VB.NET
14 18 (2.13%) C
15 12 (1.42%) Groovy
16 11 (1.30%) XAML
17 8 (0.95%) Scala
17 8 (0.95%) VBA
18 7 (0.83%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 115 (13.63%) Degree
2 13 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.07%) ISEB
3 9 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.71%) MCSD
6 5 (0.59%) MCSE
6 5 (0.59%) MCTS
7 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.47%) HND
8 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.29%) QA
2 19 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 18 (2.13%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.36%) WAI
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.36%) Docker
4 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.24%) Firmware
4 2 (0.24%) Squid
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.30%) MOM
2 10 (1.18%) logstash
3 8 (0.95%) Puppet
3 8 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.24%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 231 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 127 (15.05%) Oracle
3 36 (4.27%) Facebook
4 28 (3.32%) Google
5 26 (3.08%) Yahoo!
5 26 (3.08%) Apple
5 26 (3.08%) Sony
6 18 (2.13%) VMware
7 17 (2.01%) IBM
8 13 (1.54%) Twitter
9 11 (1.30%) Demandware
10 7 (0.83%) Zend
10 7 (0.83%) hybris
10 7 (0.83%) Ab Initio
10 7 (0.83%) Telerik
10 7 (0.83%) ATG
11 6 (0.71%) CyberSource
11 6 (0.71%) Ogone
12 5 (0.59%) Splunk
12 5 (0.59%) Sun
Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + 5% pension, healthcare, life assurance + more
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k + pension, healthcare, life assurance and more
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago