The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.24% 3.02% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 4.27% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 164 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 82.52% 70.69% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 219 144 207
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

TDD
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

TDD Salary Trend in High Wycombe

TDD
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 33 (94.29%) SQL Server
2 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (80.00%) C#
4 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
4 23 (65.71%) MVC
5 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
5 17 (48.57%) jQuery
6 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
7 14 (40.00%) BDD
8 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
8 13 (37.14%) SQL
9 12 (34.29%) OO
9 12 (34.29%) WCF
9 12 (34.29%) Web Application Development
9 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (31.43%) XML
11 10 (28.57%) XHTML
11 10 (28.57%) Client/Server
11 10 (28.57%) HTML
11 10 (28.57%) CSS
11 10 (28.57%) LINQ
11 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 10 (28.57%) Hibernate
11 10 (28.57%) Ajax
11 10 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (25.71%) Retail

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (20.00%) Node.js
2 5 (14.29%) WildFly
2 5 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (94.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
4 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 5 (14.29%) NetBeans
4 5 (14.29%) NUnit
4 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (14.29%) Maven
4 5 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (2.86%) JIRA
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
1 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 12 (34.29%) WCF
4 11 (31.43%) XML
5 10 (28.57%) XHTML
5 10 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 10 (28.57%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) LINQ
5 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 10 (28.57%) HTML
5 10 (28.57%) Ajax
5 10 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (22.86%) RESTful
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 5 (14.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 7 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (14.29%) Tandem
3 5 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 2 (5.71%) FMCG
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) MVC
3 14 (40.00%) BDD
4 12 (34.29%) Web Application Development
4 12 (34.29%) OO
5 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.86%) DSDM
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.00%) VBScript
5 7 (20.00%) VB
5 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (20.00%) VB6
5 7 (20.00%) Ruby
6 5 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Remedy