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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 16 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 162 107 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.92% 8.69% 6.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.35% 10.55% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 156 98 52
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
991 1014 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.14% 82.31% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 870 885 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +5 31 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Folkestone +4 26 £37,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +8 20 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Maidstone 0 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canterbury - 16 £37,500 - 3
Whitstable - 8 £40,000 - 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 - 1
Sittingbourne -9 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Tonbridge - 5 £35,000 - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 218 (85.49%) C#
2 217 (85.10%) .NET
3 207 (81.18%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (78.04%) MVC
5 187 (73.33%) SQL Server
6 173 (67.84%) ASP.NET
7 160 (62.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 143 (56.08%) Scrum
9 126 (49.41%) Web Application Development
10 116 (45.49%) WCF
11 96 (37.65%) NUnit
12 91 (35.69%) Dependency Injection
13 83 (32.55%) HTML
14 81 (31.76%) Rhino Mocks
14 81 (31.76%) Castle Windsor
15 80 (31.37%) WPF
16 77 (30.20%) MVVM
17 76 (29.80%) Kanban
17 76 (29.80%) Ninject
18 75 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
19 64 (25.10%) JavaScript
19 64 (25.10%) WinForms
20 63 (24.71%) Unity DI Container
20 63 (24.71%) Inversion of Control
21 62 (24.31%) MSTest
21 62 (24.31%) Moq
21 62 (24.31%) Spring.NET
22 56 (21.96%) CSS
23 55 (21.57%) Windows
23 55 (21.57%) OO

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (12.16%) Node.js
2 7 (2.75%) CMS
3 2 (0.78%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.06%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.75%) DTS
6 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.57%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.57%) MySQL
9 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) SQLite
10 1 (0.39%) OLTP
10 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 96 (37.65%) NUnit
2 81 (31.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 62 (24.31%) Moq
3 62 (24.31%) MSTest
4 22 (8.63%) Subversion
4 22 (8.63%) Git (software)
5 15 (5.88%) Mockito
6 14 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (5.49%) jMock
6 14 (5.49%) JUnit
7 11 (4.31%) Maven
8 6 (2.35%) Selenium
9 4 (1.57%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.78%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.39%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (20.00%) Finance
2 26 (10.20%) Games
3 7 (2.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.39%) Marketing
4 1 (0.39%) Banking
4 1 (0.39%) Advertising
4 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 228 (89.41%) Developer
2 168 (65.88%) .NET Developer
3 43 (16.86%) C# Developer
4 31 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (7.06%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.10%) Web Developer
9 11 (4.31%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.92%) ASP Developer
10 10 (3.92%) Classic ASP Developer
10 10 (3.92%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (2.75%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.75%) Software Developer
12 6 (2.35%) Team Leader
12 6 (2.35%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (2.35%) .NET Team Leader
12 6 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (1.96%) Android Developer
13 5 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (85.10%) .NET
2 173 (67.84%) ASP.NET
3 160 (62.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 116 (45.49%) WCF
5 83 (32.55%) HTML
6 81 (31.76%) Castle Windsor
7 80 (31.37%) WPF
8 76 (29.80%) Ninject
9 64 (25.10%) WinForms
10 63 (24.71%) Unity DI Container
11 62 (24.31%) Spring.NET
12 56 (21.96%) CSS
13 48 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 36 (14.12%) .NET Framework
15 34 (13.33%) RESTful
16 30 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
17 29 (11.37%) Web Services
18 27 (10.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 23 (9.02%) jQuery
19 23 (9.02%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (24.71%) Inversion of Control
2 45 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (12.94%) Social Network
4 23 (9.02%) Mobile App
5 19 (7.45%) N-Tier
6 15 (5.88%) iPhone
7 12 (4.71%) Open Source
8 8 (3.14%) Social Media
8 8 (3.14%) BBC
9 7 (2.75%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.57%) User Experience
10 4 (1.57%) Tandem
10 4 (1.57%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.57%) W3C
11 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.39%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.57%) Windows
2 19 (7.45%) Android
3 7 (2.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (81.18%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (78.04%) MVC
3 143 (56.08%) Scrum
4 126 (49.41%) Web Application Development
5 91 (35.69%) Dependency Injection
6 77 (30.20%) MVVM
7 76 (29.80%) Kanban
8 75 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (21.57%) OO
10 41 (16.08%) BDD
11 30 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
12 26 (10.20%) Web Development
13 22 (8.63%) Domain-Driven Design
14 21 (8.24%) UML
14 21 (8.24%) Project Management
15 17 (6.67%) Business Analysis
16 15 (5.88%) Software Engineering
16 15 (5.88%) Unit Testing
17 12 (4.71%) OOD
18 11 (4.31%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 218 (85.49%) C#
2 64 (25.10%) JavaScript
3 45 (17.65%) SQL
4 41 (16.08%) T-SQL
5 39 (15.29%) Java
6 18 (7.06%) Ruby
7 15 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.71%) VB
9 7 (2.75%) PHP
9 7 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (3.14%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) ISEB
2 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 42 (16.47%) Oracle
2 41 (16.08%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.55%) Facebook
4 28 (10.98%) Twitter
5 22 (8.63%) Google
6 9 (3.53%) Apple
6 9 (3.53%) Sony
7 8 (3.14%) Yahoo!
8 4 (1.57%) Telerik
8 4 (1.57%) Adobe
9 2 (0.78%) Dell
10 1 (0.39%) HP
10 1 (0.39%) IBM
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago