The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 64 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.17% 4.55% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 5.95% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 39
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
TDD
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1053 1075 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.13% 76.40% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 825 886 639
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,184 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

TDD
Salary Trend in Essex

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

TDD Salary Trend in Essex

TDD
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Essex

TDD
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
Colchester +9 11 £25,000 -41.17%
Southend-on-Sea +3 8 £40,000 - 1
Chelmsford +7 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Harlow 0 2 £55,000 +15.78%
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 91 (90.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (77.23%) MVC
2 78 (77.23%) C#
2 78 (77.23%) .NET
3 71 (70.30%) ASP.NET
4 61 (60.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (57.43%) SQL Server
6 55 (54.46%) Scrum
7 41 (40.59%) Web Application Development
8 40 (39.60%) JavaScript
9 37 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (34.65%) KnockoutJS
10 35 (34.65%) Dependency Injection
11 30 (29.70%) SQL
11 30 (29.70%) HTML
12 29 (28.71%) BDD
12 29 (28.71%) AngularJS
13 22 (21.78%) WCF
14 21 (20.79%) Finance
14 21 (20.79%) Ninject
15 19 (18.81%) TeamCity
15 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
15 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
16 18 (17.82%) NUnit
16 18 (17.82%) jQuery
16 18 (17.82%) RESTful
16 18 (17.82%) MSTest
17 17 (16.83%) Node.js
17 17 (16.83%) WinForms
17 17 (16.83%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 17 (16.83%) Node.js
2 9 (8.91%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Mingle
2 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (57.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.96%) Neo4j
3 4 (3.96%) RavenDB
3 4 (3.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) TeamCity
2 18 (17.82%) NUnit
2 18 (17.82%) MSTest
3 14 (13.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (13.86%) Moq
4 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.94%) Mockito
5 6 (5.94%) jMock
5 6 (5.94%) JUnit
6 5 (4.95%) Grunt
7 4 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.97%) Selenium
8 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (20.79%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Music Industry
3 10 (9.90%) Banking
3 10 (9.90%) Back Office
4 6 (5.94%) Automotive
5 2 (1.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (91.09%) Developer
2 44 (43.56%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.77%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Architect
5 10 (9.90%) .NET Programmer
5 10 (9.90%) Programmer
6 9 (8.91%) Lead Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Graduate
7 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Software Applications Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Graduate Software Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Software Programmer
9 6 (5.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Graduate Programmer
9 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (77.23%) .NET
2 71 (70.30%) ASP.NET
3 61 (60.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (34.65%) KnockoutJS
5 30 (29.70%) HTML
6 29 (28.71%) AngularJS
7 22 (21.78%) WCF
8 21 (20.79%) Ninject
9 18 (17.82%) jQuery
9 18 (17.82%) RESTful
10 17 (16.83%) WinForms
10 17 (16.83%) CSS
11 15 (14.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (13.86%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (13.86%) Unity DI Container
12 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (13.86%) Spring.NET
12 14 (13.86%) .NET Framework
13 13 (12.87%) WPF
14 9 (8.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (6.93%) Streaming Music
2 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.95%) Social Network
5 4 (3.96%) User Experience
6 3 (2.97%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.99%) AS400
8 1 (0.99%) FMCG
8 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (90.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (77.23%) MVC
3 55 (54.46%) Scrum
4 41 (40.59%) Web Application Development
5 37 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (34.65%) Dependency Injection
7 29 (28.71%) BDD
8 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
9 15 (14.85%) SOA
9 15 (14.85%) Kanban
10 10 (9.90%) MVVM
11 9 (8.91%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (6.93%) Web Development
12 7 (6.93%) Feature Driven Development
13 6 (5.94%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (5.94%) Open Source
13 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.94%) OO
14 5 (4.95%) OOP
15 4 (3.96%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 78 (77.23%) C#
2 40 (39.60%) JavaScript
3 30 (29.70%) SQL
4 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
4 9 (8.91%) PHP
5 8 (7.92%) Java
6 4 (3.96%) PHP5
6 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.99%) C
7 1 (0.99%) C++
7 1 (0.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.96%) MCTS
2 4 (3.96%) MCSD
2 4 (3.96%) MCSE
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Facebook
2 5 (4.95%) Twitter
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) EPiServer
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago