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 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 22 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 105 73 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.38% 6.28% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.54% 7.57% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 98 69 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
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
837 964 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.71% 82.89% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 709 845 520
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Maidstone +9 22 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Canterbury - 17 £37,500 - 2
Folkestone +3 14 £33,500 -18.29% 1
Dartford +8 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Tunbridge Wells +17 5 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Sittingbourne -7 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Faversham - 1 £57,500 - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 178 (87.68%) C#
2 174 (85.71%) .NET
3 164 (80.79%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (72.91%) SQL Server
5 145 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 145 (71.43%) MVC
6 115 (56.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 106 (52.22%) Scrum
8 95 (46.80%) WCF
9 83 (40.89%) Web Application Development
10 69 (33.99%) HTML
11 67 (33.00%) WPF
12 62 (30.54%) Dependency Injection
13 61 (30.05%) Windows
14 56 (27.59%) WinForms
14 56 (27.59%) NUnit
15 53 (26.11%) CSS
16 52 (25.62%) JavaScript
16 52 (25.62%) Ninject
17 50 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
17 50 (24.63%) Kanban
18 48 (23.65%) Rhino Mocks
19 47 (23.15%) MVVM
19 47 (23.15%) Castle Windsor
20 46 (22.66%) SQL
20 46 (22.66%) Microsoft
21 44 (21.67%) Unity DI Container
22 41 (20.20%) Inversion of Control
23 40 (19.70%) Moq
23 40 (19.70%) MSTest

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (10.84%) Node.js
2 13 (6.40%) IIS
3 4 (1.97%) CMS
4 2 (0.99%) JBoss
4 2 (0.99%) Apache
5 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.49%) Kentico
Applications
1 19 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.97%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.40%) Internet
2 4 (1.97%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (72.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.42%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.45%) DTS
7 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.99%) MySQL
8 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.49%) SQLite
9 1 (0.49%) OLTP
9 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (27.59%) NUnit
2 48 (23.65%) Rhino Mocks
3 40 (19.70%) Moq
3 40 (19.70%) MSTest
4 16 (7.88%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.46%) Subversion
6 5 (2.46%) Selenium
7 4 (1.97%) TestComplete
8 3 (1.48%) Mockito
9 2 (0.99%) jMock
9 2 (0.99%) JUnit
9 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.99%) Maven
10 1 (0.49%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.49%) PVCS
10 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.49%) Firebug
General
1 32 (15.76%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Games
3 5 (2.46%) Retail
4 4 (1.97%) Marketing
4 4 (1.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 174 (85.71%) Developer
2 125 (61.58%) .NET Developer
3 38 (18.72%) C# Developer
4 28 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.91%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Web Developer
10 8 (3.94%) Analyst
11 7 (3.45%) ASP Developer
11 7 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (3.45%) Classic ASP Developer
12 5 (2.46%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.46%) Programmer
12 5 (2.46%) Consultant
12 5 (2.46%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.46%) .NET Team Leader
13 4 (1.97%) .NET Software Engineer
13 4 (1.97%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (85.71%) .NET
2 145 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 115 (56.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 95 (46.80%) WCF
5 69 (33.99%) HTML
6 67 (33.00%) WPF
7 56 (27.59%) WinForms
8 53 (26.11%) CSS
9 52 (25.62%) Ninject
10 47 (23.15%) Castle Windsor
11 44 (21.67%) Unity DI Container
12 40 (19.70%) Spring.NET
13 37 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (12.81%) Razor View Engine
14 26 (12.81%) RESTful
15 25 (12.32%) .NET Framework
16 24 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 22 (10.84%) jQuery
18 20 (9.85%) REST
19 19 (9.36%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.20%) Inversion of Control
2 32 (15.76%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (9.36%) Mobile App
4 18 (8.87%) Computer Science
5 15 (7.39%) Social Network
6 14 (6.90%) N-Tier
7 13 (6.40%) iPhone
8 12 (5.91%) BBC
8 12 (5.91%) Social Media
9 4 (1.97%) Open Source
9 4 (1.97%) Tandem
10 3 (1.48%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.99%) W3C
11 2 (0.99%) User Experience
12 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.49%) NHS
12 1 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.05%) Windows
2 17 (8.37%) Android
3 6 (2.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (80.79%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (71.43%) MVC
3 106 (52.22%) Scrum
4 83 (40.89%) Web Application Development
5 62 (30.54%) Dependency Injection
6 50 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (24.63%) Kanban
7 47 (23.15%) MVVM
8 38 (18.72%) OO
9 30 (14.78%) BDD
10 24 (11.82%) Web Development
11 21 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (8.87%) Unit Testing
12 18 (8.87%) Project Management
13 17 (8.37%) Software Engineering
14 16 (7.88%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (6.90%) Business Analysis
15 14 (6.90%) UML
16 13 (6.40%) SOA
17 9 (4.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 178 (87.68%) C#
2 52 (25.62%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.66%) SQL
4 35 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.82%) Java
6 13 (6.40%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.42%) Ruby
8 7 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.46%) PHP
10 4 (1.97%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (12.32%) Degree
2 4 (1.97%) ISEB
2 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) SLA
Vendors
1 46 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.26%) Facebook
3 27 (13.30%) Google
4 25 (12.32%) Oracle
5 20 (9.85%) Twitter
6 13 (6.40%) Apple
6 13 (6.40%) Sony
7 12 (5.91%) Yahoo!
8 4 (1.97%) Remedy
9 2 (0.99%) Telerik
9 2 (0.99%) Adobe
9 2 (0.99%) Dell
10 1 (0.49%) IBM
10 1 (0.49%) Alterian
10 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: competitive salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 (DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago