The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 7 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 12.12% 4.88% 15.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 4.88% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
TDD
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 41 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

TDD
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

TDD Salary Trend in Folkestone

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 25 (89.29%) .NET
4 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (57.14%) MVC
7 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 14 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (46.43%) MVVM
9 12 (42.86%) BDD
9 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
9 12 (42.86%) RESTful
9 12 (42.86%) NUnit
9 12 (42.86%) Kanban
9 12 (42.86%) Oracle
9 12 (42.86%) Scrum
9 12 (42.86%) N-Tier
9 12 (42.86%) Internet
10 10 (35.71%) Web Services
10 10 (35.71%) XML
10 10 (35.71%) WCF
10 10 (35.71%) WPF
10 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (32.14%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) HTML
13 3 (10.71%) SQL
13 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) DTS
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) NUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 22 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (42.86%) RESTful
6 10 (35.71%) WCF
6 10 (35.71%) WPF
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (7.14%) WinForms
8 2 (7.14%) CSS
8 2 (7.14%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.57%) LINQ
9 1 (3.57%) jQuery
9 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) MVC
3 14 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 13 (46.43%) MVVM
5 12 (42.86%) BDD
5 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 12 (42.86%) Scrum
5 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (42.86%) Kanban
5 12 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.71%) System Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) SEO
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore