The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 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 Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 3 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 14 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.08% 27.37% 9.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 30.23% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 5
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 86 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 85.05% 90.53% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 86 74 145
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
TDD
West Sussex

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

TDD
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

TDD Salary Trend in Gatwick

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 24 (85.71%) C++
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (78.57%) WPF
3 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
3 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (50.00%) HP
4 14 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (46.43%) C++/CLI
5 13 (46.43%) WCF
5 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
5 13 (46.43%) REST
5 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
5 13 (46.43%) SOAP
5 13 (46.43%) Web Services
5 13 (46.43%) XML
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) OO
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Subversion
6 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 10 (35.71%) Windows XP
6 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 10 (35.71%) MSBuild
6 10 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (35.71%) JIRA
6 10 (35.71%) Atlassian
6 10 (35.71%) IBM

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
1 10 (35.71%) MSBuild
1 10 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (32.14%) Marketing
1 9 (32.14%) Investment Banking
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineer
2 16 (57.14%) C# Software Engineer
3 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Developer
4 9 (32.14%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Software Programmer
4 9 (32.14%) Agile C# Developer
4 9 (32.14%) C# Programmer
4 9 (32.14%) Developer Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) Programmer
4 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) WPF
3 13 (46.43%) WCF
3 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
3 13 (46.43%) REST
3 13 (46.43%) SOAP
3 13 (46.43%) Web Services
3 13 (46.43%) XML
4 9 (32.14%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) BDD
3 6 (21.43%) ATDD
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C++
2 22 (78.57%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) C++/CLI
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 4 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) HP
3 10 (35.71%) Atlassian
3 10 (35.71%) IBM