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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 51 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 40 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.38% 5.40% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 6.82% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 59
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 895 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.25% 79.27% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 694 728 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Wickford - 8 £35,000 - 1
Colchester - 3 £47,500 -
Harlow -2 2 £56,250 +25.00%
Southend-on-Sea -8 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Basildon -10 2 £50,000 - 2
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 89 (84.76%) C#
1 89 (84.76%) .NET
2 76 (72.38%) ASP.NET
3 70 (66.67%) MVC
4 63 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 49 (46.67%) HTML
6 44 (41.90%) JavaScript
6 44 (41.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (40.95%) OO
8 42 (40.00%) CSS
9 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
10 36 (34.29%) SQL
11 35 (33.33%) WCF
12 30 (28.57%) Web Application Development
13 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (24.76%) Scrum
14 26 (24.76%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (23.81%) Windows
16 24 (22.86%) WPF
16 24 (22.86%) Inversion of Control
17 23 (21.90%) Node.js
17 23 (21.90%) Ninject
17 23 (21.90%) Unit Testing
17 23 (21.90%) OOP
18 21 (20.00%) WinForms
18 21 (20.00%) MSTest
18 21 (20.00%) BDD
18 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 20 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (19.05%) NUnit

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (21.90%) Node.js
2 7 (6.67%) CMS
2 7 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) Sitefinity
4 4 (3.81%) Kentico
4 4 (3.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.81%) Immediacy CMS
4 4 (3.81%) DNN
5 3 (2.86%) IIS
5 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.90%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) NFC
2 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) QlikView
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (20.00%) MSTest
2 20 (19.05%) NUnit
3 19 (18.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (17.14%) Moq
5 15 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.62%) Mocha
7 8 (7.62%) PhoneGap
7 8 (7.62%) Grunt
8 3 (2.86%) Selenium
8 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.90%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.90%) JIRA
9 2 (1.90%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.95%) Subversion
10 1 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.95%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (17.14%) Marketing
2 10 (9.52%) Advertising
3 5 (4.76%) Finance
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (90.48%) Developer
2 64 (60.95%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Programmer
6 11 (10.48%) .NET Applications Developer
6 11 (10.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.52%) C# Application Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (7.62%) .NET Programmer
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.67%) C# Programmer
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.76%) UI Developer
12 5 (4.76%) User Experience Developer
12 5 (4.76%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (84.76%) .NET
2 76 (72.38%) ASP.NET
3 49 (46.67%) HTML
4 44 (41.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (40.00%) CSS
6 35 (33.33%) WCF
7 24 (22.86%) WPF
8 23 (21.90%) Ninject
9 21 (20.00%) WinForms
9 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 19 (18.10%) Unity DI Container
11 16 (15.24%) Spring.NET
11 16 (15.24%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
13 13 (12.38%) Ajax
14 12 (11.43%) Web Services
15 11 (10.48%) Backbone.js
15 11 (10.48%) XML
16 9 (8.57%) XHTML
16 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.86%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 12 (11.43%) iPhone
3 12 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (8.57%) iPad
5 5 (4.76%) BBC
5 5 (4.76%) Social Media
6 4 (3.81%) Streaming Music
7 3 (2.86%) Tandem
8 2 (1.90%) Social Network
8 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Android
3 6 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (66.67%) MVC
2 43 (40.95%) OO
3 30 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (24.76%) Scrum
5 26 (24.76%) Dependency Injection
6 23 (21.90%) Unit Testing
6 23 (21.90%) OOP
7 21 (20.00%) BDD
8 20 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (17.14%) MVVM
10 17 (16.19%) Kanban
11 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (4.76%) Multithreading
14 4 (3.81%) Image Processing
14 4 (3.81%) Content Management
15 3 (2.86%) Automated Testing
16 2 (1.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (84.76%) C#
2 44 (41.90%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.29%) SQL
4 17 (16.19%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.57%) Ruby
6 8 (7.62%) ActionScript
7 7 (6.67%) F#
8 5 (4.76%) C++
9 4 (3.81%) XAML
9 4 (3.81%) Java
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.90%) Python
11 1 (0.95%) C
11 1 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) MCP
1 11 (10.48%) MCAD
1 11 (10.48%) MCSD
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (10.48%) MCTS
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.62%) Google
2 8 (7.62%) Adobe
3 7 (6.67%) Facebook
4 5 (4.76%) Yahoo!
4 5 (4.76%) Sony
4 5 (4.76%) Apple
5 4 (3.81%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.81%) EPiServer
5 4 (3.81%) Ektron
5 4 (3.81%) Alterian
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle
7 2 (1.90%) Twitter
8 1 (0.95%) MKS
8 1 (0.95%) DevExpress
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 23 days ago