The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 45 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 62 39 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.40% 4.11% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 5.60% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 80
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1055 696 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.82% 73.34% 73.72%
Number of salaries quoted 851 597 848
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
TDD
East of England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basildon -3 11 £50,000 +5.26%
Harlow +1 5 £47,500 -
Chelmsford -16 3 £40,000 - 1
Billericay - 3 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 3 £47,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £40,000 - 1
Colchester - 2 £42,500 -
Brentwood -13 1 - - 2
Braintree - 1 - -
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 88 (66.67%) .NET
2 87 (65.91%) C#
3 75 (56.82%) MVC
4 71 (53.79%) ASP.NET
5 70 (53.03%) SQL Server
6 61 (46.21%) Windows
7 58 (43.94%) OO
7 58 (43.94%) CSS
8 56 (42.42%) JavaScript
9 49 (37.12%) WCF
9 49 (37.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (36.36%) Scrum
10 48 (36.36%) WinForms
11 46 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 45 (34.09%) NUnit
13 43 (32.58%) HTML
13 43 (32.58%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (32.58%) Android
14 42 (31.82%) Web Application Development
15 39 (29.55%) Rhino Mocks
15 39 (29.55%) Microsoft
16 37 (28.03%) MSTest
17 36 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
17 36 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
17 36 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
18 35 (26.52%) WPF
19 34 (25.76%) SQL
19 34 (25.76%) Mobile App
20 33 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
21 32 (24.24%) Ninject

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 23 (17.42%) Node.js
2 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.06%) IIS
4 7 (5.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.55%) CMS
5 6 (4.55%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.27%) WordPress
6 3 (2.27%) Immediacy CMS
6 3 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.27%) Kentico
6 3 (2.27%) Sitefinity
6 3 (2.27%) DNN
7 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.76%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 12 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) Internet
1 8 (6.06%) IPv4
1 8 (6.06%) IPv6
1 8 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) NFC
3 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.27%) MySQL
7 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (34.09%) NUnit
2 39 (29.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 37 (28.03%) MSTest
4 32 (24.24%) Moq
5 23 (17.42%) Git (software)
6 17 (12.88%) Eclipse
7 16 (12.12%) Subversion
8 11 (8.33%) PhoneGap
8 11 (8.33%) Grunt
8 11 (8.33%) Mocha
8 11 (8.33%) Mercurial
9 10 (7.58%) JIRA
10 8 (6.06%) TeamCity
10 8 (6.06%) Bitbucket
11 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
12 4 (3.03%) Selenium
13 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (18.94%) Marketing
2 14 (10.61%) Advertising
3 13 (9.85%) Games
4 8 (6.06%) Back Office
5 7 (5.30%) Finance
5 7 (5.30%) Music Industry
6 3 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 124 (93.94%) Developer
2 61 (46.21%) .NET Developer
3 18 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
4 17 (12.88%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Programmer
8 8 (6.06%) C Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 7 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.79%) UI Developer
11 5 (3.79%) User Experience Developer
11 5 (3.79%) UI Programmer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Analyst
12 4 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (66.67%) .NET
2 71 (53.79%) ASP.NET
3 58 (43.94%) CSS
4 49 (37.12%) WCF
4 49 (37.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (36.36%) WinForms
6 46 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 43 (32.58%) HTML
8 36 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
9 35 (26.52%) WPF
10 33 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
11 32 (24.24%) Ninject
12 31 (23.48%) Razor View Engine
13 29 (21.97%) Spring.NET
14 24 (18.18%) Ajax
15 20 (15.15%) CSS3
16 19 (14.39%) Web Services
17 18 (13.64%) Backbone.js
18 15 (11.36%) jQuery
19 13 (9.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (25.76%) Mobile App
3 16 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (9.09%) iPad
4 12 (9.09%) iPhone
5 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.79%) Social Network
7 4 (3.03%) Online Gambling
8 3 (2.27%) Tandem
8 3 (2.27%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.27%) Statistics
8 3 (2.27%) Streaming Music
9 2 (1.52%) Open Source
9 2 (1.52%) Online Games
10 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (46.21%) Windows
2 43 (32.58%) Android
3 20 (15.15%) Apple iOS
4 19 (14.39%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (9.09%) Linux
6 8 (6.06%) UNIX
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (56.82%) MVC
2 58 (43.94%) OO
3 48 (36.36%) Scrum
4 43 (32.58%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (31.82%) Web Application Development
6 36 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (22.73%) MVVM
7 30 (22.73%) OOP
8 29 (21.97%) Kanban
9 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (17.42%) BDD
11 20 (15.15%) Android Development
12 17 (12.88%) E-Commerce
13 16 (12.12%) Unit Testing
14 12 (9.09%) iOS Development
15 10 (7.58%) Multithreading
16 9 (6.82%) Web Development
17 8 (6.06%) Project Planning
17 8 (6.06%) SOA
17 8 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (65.91%) C#
2 56 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.76%) SQL
4 22 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 16 (12.12%) C
5 16 (12.12%) PHP
6 14 (10.61%) Ruby
7 12 (9.09%) Python
8 11 (8.33%) ActionScript
9 10 (7.58%) C++
10 8 (6.06%) Perl
11 6 (4.55%) Java
12 5 (3.79%) XAML
13 2 (1.52%) F#
Qualifications
1 21 (15.91%) MCP
1 21 (15.91%) MCAD
1 21 (15.91%) MCSD
1 21 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (15.91%) MCTS
2 8 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.61%) Sencha
3 11 (8.33%) Adobe
4 8 (6.06%) DevExpress
5 5 (3.79%) Facebook
5 5 (3.79%) Twitter
6 3 (2.27%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.27%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.27%) Ektron
6 3 (2.27%) Alterian
6 3 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.76%) MKS
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday 5% pension healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
TRG
Salary: £46000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
TRG
Salary: 46000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago