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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 21 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.65% 4.42% 15.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 5.75% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
297 174 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 79.84% 76.99% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 259 140 136
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Farnborough

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 38 (95.00%) C#
3 37 (92.50%) .NET
4 36 (90.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
6 31 (77.50%) OO
6 31 (77.50%) Retail
7 28 (70.00%) MVC
8 27 (67.50%) Ruby
8 27 (67.50%) Git (software)
8 27 (67.50%) BDD
8 27 (67.50%) NoSQL
8 27 (67.50%) Node.js
8 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
9 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (65.00%) RESTful
9 26 (65.00%) WCF
9 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.00%) OOP
11 5 (12.50%) C
11 5 (12.50%) COM
11 5 (12.50%) XML
11 5 (12.50%) XSD
11 5 (12.50%) XSLT
11 5 (12.50%) C++
11 5 (12.50%) WinForms
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 5 (12.50%) WPF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (67.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (67.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) QUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 31 (77.50%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 36 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
4 10 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.50%) QA Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.50%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (65.00%) WCF
3 26 (65.00%) RESTful
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.50%) WPF
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.50%) COM
4 5 (12.50%) XML
4 5 (12.50%) XSD
4 5 (12.50%) XSLT
4 5 (12.50%) WinForms
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) Ajax
6 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
1 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) OO
3 28 (70.00%) MVC
4 27 (67.50%) BDD
5 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (15.00%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.50%) MVVM
8 1 (2.50%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Web Design
8 1 (2.50%) SEO
8 1 (2.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) C#
2 27 (67.50%) Ruby
3 5 (12.50%) C
3 5 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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