The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 15 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.92% 5.75% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 7.81% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 10
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
TDD
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
235 128 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 77.05% 73.56% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 191 112 117
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

TDD
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

TDD Salary Trend in Farnborough

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) Git (software)
3 30 (75.00%) BDD
4 27 (67.50%) Linux
5 25 (62.50%) Ruby
6 24 (60.00%) Selenium
6 24 (60.00%) Scrum
7 21 (52.50%) Python
7 21 (52.50%) Bash Shell
7 21 (52.50%) Cucumber
8 17 (42.50%) Automation Testing
9 16 (40.00%) Test Strategy
10 14 (35.00%) Web Testing
10 14 (35.00%) FitNesse
11 12 (30.00%) MVC
12 11 (27.50%) .NET
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 10 (25.00%) C#
13 10 (25.00%) WCF
13 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (22.50%) QA
15 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
15 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (15.00%) JUnit
16 6 (15.00%) OO
16 6 (15.00%) Web Application Development
17 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
17 5 (12.50%) MVVM

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (10.00%) Node.js
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.00%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) GitHub
1 4 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) AMQP
1 2 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) HBase
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) OLTP
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (77.50%) Git (software)
2 24 (60.00%) Selenium
3 21 (52.50%) Cucumber
4 14 (35.00%) FitNesse
5 6 (15.00%) JUnit
6 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (10.00%) Gradle
7 4 (10.00%) Moq
7 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Automation Test Lead
4 9 (22.50%) Test Leader
5 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Test Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (25.00%) WCF
3 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 4 (10.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) JSON
4 4 (10.00%) Middleware
4 4 (10.00%) Ninject
4 4 (10.00%) RESTful
4 4 (10.00%) Spring
4 4 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 4 (10.00%) Spring Integration
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (7.50%) Velocity
6 2 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) BDD
3 24 (60.00%) Scrum
4 17 (42.50%) Automation Testing
5 16 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 14 (35.00%) Web Testing
7 12 (30.00%) MVC
8 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) OO
9 6 (15.00%) Web Application Development
10 5 (12.50%) Defect Management
10 5 (12.50%) MVVM
10 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
10 5 (12.50%) Test Management
11 4 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.00%) System Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Ruby
2 21 (52.50%) Bash Shell
2 21 (52.50%) Python
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) Erlang
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
1 5 (12.50%) ISEB
1 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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