The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 27 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.61% 5.83% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.05% 6.87% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £42,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £50,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
224 262 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 79.72% 84.79% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 171 248 252
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

TDD
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

TDD Salary Trend in Ipswich

TDD
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Ipswich

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 37 (64.91%) C#
1 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
3 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
5 26 (45.61%) MVC
6 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
7 21 (36.84%) jQuery
8 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (33.33%) HTML
10 18 (31.58%) CSS
10 18 (31.58%) WCF
11 16 (28.07%) Scrum
12 15 (26.32%) Web Services
12 15 (26.32%) SQL
12 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (26.32%) WPF
13 13 (22.81%) WF
13 13 (22.81%) NHibernate
13 13 (22.81%) Java
13 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
13 13 (22.81%) N-Tier
14 12 (21.05%) SOA
14 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (19.30%) SOAP
15 11 (19.30%) REST
16 10 (17.54%) IIS
16 10 (17.54%) XML
16 10 (17.54%) OOP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (17.54%) IIS
2 7 (12.28%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.02%) JBoss
3 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Force.com
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (14.04%) OLAP
5 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
5 7 (12.28%) Apache Hive
5 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
5 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
5 7 (12.28%) Big Data
5 7 (12.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.79%) NUnit
4 8 (14.04%) Subversion
4 8 (14.04%) NuGet
5 6 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 5 (8.77%) SpecFlow
6 5 (8.77%) MSTest
7 4 (7.02%) Gradle
7 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.51%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (3.51%) Bugzilla
8 2 (3.51%) Maven
8 2 (3.51%) JIRA
8 2 (3.51%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Front Office
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (85.96%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) .NET Developer
3 16 (28.07%) C# Developer
3 16 (28.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Architect
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Java Technical Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Java Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Architect
9 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
3 21 (36.84%) jQuery
4 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (33.33%) HTML
6 18 (31.58%) CSS
6 18 (31.58%) WCF
7 15 (26.32%) WPF
7 15 (26.32%) Web Services
8 13 (22.81%) NHibernate
8 13 (22.81%) WF
9 11 (19.30%) REST
9 11 (19.30%) SOAP
10 10 (17.54%) XML
11 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.04%) Java EE
12 7 (12.28%) Ajax
12 7 (12.28%) HTML5
12 7 (12.28%) OSGi
12 7 (12.28%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) N-Tier
2 7 (12.28%) DataPower
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.51%) Open Source
6 1 (1.75%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
1 3 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (45.61%) MVC
3 16 (28.07%) Scrum
4 12 (21.05%) SOA
5 10 (17.54%) OOP
6 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.28%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.77%) Analytics
8 5 (8.77%) OO
9 4 (7.02%) Low Latency
9 4 (7.02%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.26%) Change Management
10 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
11 2 (3.51%) Automation Testing
11 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
11 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
11 2 (3.51%) Web Development
11 2 (3.51%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.32%) SQL
4 13 (22.81%) Java
5 7 (12.28%) Groovy
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) Scala
8 2 (3.51%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle
1 4 (7.02%) IBM
1 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Telerik
4 1 (1.75%) BT