The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 23 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Permanent jobs citing TDD 98 103 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.86% 9.18% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.56% 10.77% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 97 98 32
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
TDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 956 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.91% 85.20% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 804 826 663
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

TDD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

TDD Salary Trend in Kent

TDD
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Kent

TDD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +8 18 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Tunbridge Wells -18 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Maidstone -7 14 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canterbury -3 12 £37,500 - 2
Sevenoaks - 7 £37,500 - 1
Folkestone 0 5 £44,000 +31.34% 3
West Malling 0 5 £27,500 -45.00%
Faversham - 4 £55,000 -
Tonbridge -4 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 - 1
Rochester - 1 £32,500 - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 169 (89.89%) .NET
2 165 (87.77%) C#
3 159 (84.57%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 135 (71.81%) MVC
6 123 (65.43%) ASP.NET
7 104 (55.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (47.87%) Scrum
9 83 (44.15%) Web Application Development
10 81 (43.09%) WCF
11 75 (39.89%) Dependency Injection
12 67 (35.64%) Kanban
12 67 (35.64%) NUnit
13 66 (35.11%) Ninject
14 65 (34.57%) Rhino Mocks
14 65 (34.57%) Castle Windsor
15 63 (33.51%) Inversion of Control
15 63 (33.51%) WPF
16 62 (32.98%) MVVM
17 61 (32.45%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (32.45%) JavaScript
18 58 (30.85%) Moq
19 57 (30.32%) MSTest
20 56 (29.79%) Unity DI Container
20 56 (29.79%) Spring.NET
21 55 (29.26%) .NET Framework
22 48 (25.53%) HTML
23 44 (23.40%) Enterprise Software
24 43 (22.87%) ASP.NET Web API
24 43 (22.87%) Entity Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 38 (20.21%) Node.js
2 11 (5.85%) CMS
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.91%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) PPP
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.96%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.72%) DataStage
4 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.60%) Big Data
6 3 (1.60%) MySQL
7 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 67 (35.64%) NUnit
2 65 (34.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 58 (30.85%) Moq
4 57 (30.32%) MSTest
5 33 (17.55%) Git (software)
6 22 (11.70%) Subversion
7 13 (6.91%) JUnit
7 13 (6.91%) Mockito
8 10 (5.32%) jMock
8 10 (5.32%) Maven
9 5 (2.66%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.66%) Selenium
9 5 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.13%) LabVIEW
10 4 (2.13%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.60%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.60%) PyUnit
11 3 (1.60%) JIRA
12 2 (1.06%) ReSharper
General
1 40 (21.28%) Finance
2 21 (11.17%) Marketing
3 7 (3.72%) Retail
4 5 (2.66%) Advertising
5 4 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (97.34%) Developer
2 138 (73.40%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 23 (12.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (9.57%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (7.45%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (7.45%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (2.13%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (2.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.13%) Junior Developer
11 4 (2.13%) Junior
12 3 (1.60%) Analyst
12 3 (1.60%) QA Engineer
12 3 (1.60%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (89.89%) .NET
2 123 (65.43%) ASP.NET
3 104 (55.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 81 (43.09%) WCF
5 66 (35.11%) Ninject
6 65 (34.57%) Castle Windsor
7 63 (33.51%) WPF
8 56 (29.79%) Spring.NET
8 56 (29.79%) Unity DI Container
9 55 (29.26%) .NET Framework
10 48 (25.53%) HTML
11 43 (22.87%) Entity Framework
11 43 (22.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (21.28%) WinForms
13 35 (18.62%) CSS
14 34 (18.09%) RESTful
15 32 (17.02%) jQuery
16 25 (13.30%) HTML5
17 23 (12.23%) Razor View Engine
18 21 (11.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (33.51%) Inversion of Control
2 44 (23.40%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (14.36%) Social Network
4 12 (6.38%) W3C
5 10 (5.32%) Streaming Music
6 6 (3.19%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.66%) Tandem
7 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.13%) AS400
9 1 (0.53%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.81%) Windows
2 5 (2.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (84.57%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (71.81%) MVC
3 90 (47.87%) Scrum
4 83 (44.15%) Web Application Development
5 75 (39.89%) Dependency Injection
6 67 (35.64%) Kanban
7 62 (32.98%) MVVM
8 61 (32.45%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (19.68%) OO
9 37 (19.68%) BDD
10 26 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (11.70%) Domain-Driven Design
12 21 (11.17%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.91%) OOD
14 12 (6.38%) UML
15 9 (4.79%) CRM
16 8 (4.26%) Software Engineering
17 7 (3.72%) ETL
18 6 (3.19%) SDLC
19 4 (2.13%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 165 (87.77%) C#
2 61 (32.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (14.89%) SQL
3 28 (14.89%) Ruby
4 27 (14.36%) Java
5 20 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.26%) PHP
7 3 (1.60%) Python
7 3 (1.60%) Jython
8 2 (1.06%) XPath
8 2 (1.06%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
9 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (5.85%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (18.09%) Twitter
2 26 (13.83%) Facebook
3 23 (12.23%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.98%) Oracle
5 8 (4.26%) Adobe
6 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.60%) Tableau
7 2 (1.06%) Apple
7 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Huntress Group - IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Huntress Group - IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago