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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 92 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.59% 5.33% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.53% 6.65% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 56 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
798 857 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.21% 80.09% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 661 736 571
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
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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 +8 27 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Canterbury - 14 £37,500 - 3
Dartford - 10 £45,000 - 1
Folkestone - 5 £33,500 -
Cranbrook - 5 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +15 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 170 (88.54%) C#
1 170 (88.54%) .NET
2 159 (82.81%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (76.56%) ASP.NET
4 142 (73.96%) SQL Server
5 137 (71.35%) MVC
6 105 (54.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 98 (51.04%) Scrum
8 83 (43.23%) WCF
9 75 (39.06%) Web Application Development
10 65 (33.85%) HTML
11 55 (28.65%) JavaScript
11 55 (28.65%) Windows
11 55 (28.65%) WPF
12 49 (25.52%) Dependency Injection
13 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 47 (24.48%) SQL
15 46 (23.96%) CSS
15 46 (23.96%) WinForms
15 46 (23.96%) Kanban
16 43 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (21.35%) NUnit
18 39 (20.31%) Rhino Mocks
19 38 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 37 (19.27%) Ninject
21 36 (18.75%) OO
21 36 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
22 35 (18.23%) SQL Server 2012
23 34 (17.71%) BDD
23 34 (17.71%) Facebook

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 21 (10.94%) Node.js
2 18 (9.38%) IIS
3 7 (3.65%) CMS
4 5 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.04%) Kentico
5 2 (1.04%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.04%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.77%) Internet
2 4 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (73.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (18.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.77%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.08%) DTS
7 2 (1.04%) MySQL
7 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) SQLite
8 1 (0.52%) OLTP
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (21.35%) NUnit
2 39 (20.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 31 (16.15%) Moq
4 29 (15.10%) MSTest
5 18 (9.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.08%) Selenium
7 3 (1.56%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.56%) Subversion
7 3 (1.56%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.52%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.52%) Firebug
9 1 (0.52%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.52%) PVCS
9 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.52%) Mockito
9 1 (0.52%) Hudson
9 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 15 (7.81%) Games
3 8 (4.17%) Advertising
4 6 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 169 (88.02%) Developer
2 118 (61.46%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.23%) C# Developer
4 27 (14.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 26 (13.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (11.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (8.85%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.21%) Programmer
10 9 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.69%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) .NET Programmer
11 8 (4.17%) Analyst
12 7 (3.65%) ASP Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Classic ASP Developer
13 6 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
14 5 (2.60%) Developer Analyst
14 5 (2.60%) .NET Analyst Programmer
14 5 (2.60%) Analyst Programmer
14 5 (2.60%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (88.54%) .NET
2 147 (76.56%) ASP.NET
3 105 (54.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 83 (43.23%) WCF
5 65 (33.85%) HTML
6 55 (28.65%) WPF
7 46 (23.96%) WinForms
7 46 (23.96%) CSS
8 38 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (19.27%) Ninject
10 36 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
11 33 (17.19%) Unity DI Container
12 32 (16.67%) RESTful
13 29 (15.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 29 (15.10%) Spring.NET
14 26 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 23 (11.98%) ASP.NET 2.0
16 22 (11.46%) .NET Framework
17 21 (10.94%) jQuery
18 18 (9.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
2 21 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (10.42%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.33%) BBC
4 16 (8.33%) Social Media
5 15 (7.81%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.21%) Social Network
7 9 (4.69%) iPhone
8 8 (4.17%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.08%) Open Source
10 3 (1.56%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.04%) User Experience
12 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.52%) NHS
12 1 (0.52%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.65%) Windows
2 13 (6.77%) Android
3 6 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (82.81%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (71.35%) MVC
3 98 (51.04%) Scrum
4 75 (39.06%) Web Application Development
5 49 (25.52%) Dependency Injection
6 46 (23.96%) Kanban
7 43 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (18.75%) OO
9 34 (17.71%) BDD
10 32 (16.67%) MVVM
11 23 (11.98%) Web Development
12 19 (9.90%) Software Engineering
12 19 (9.90%) SOA
13 16 (8.33%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.25%) UML
14 12 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (5.21%) Business Analysis
15 10 (5.21%) Project Management
15 10 (5.21%) Domain-Driven Design
16 8 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 170 (88.54%) C#
2 55 (28.65%) JavaScript
3 47 (24.48%) SQL
4 27 (14.06%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.90%) Java
6 16 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 14 (7.29%) Ruby
8 5 (2.60%) PHP
9 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) Perl
11 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.60%) MCTS
3 5 (2.60%) MCP
3 5 (2.60%) MCAD
3 5 (2.60%) MCSD
4 3 (1.56%) ISEB
4 3 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) SLA
1 5 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (17.71%) Facebook
3 27 (14.06%) Google
4 17 (8.85%) Sony
5 16 (8.33%) Apple
5 16 (8.33%) Yahoo!
6 15 (7.81%) Oracle
7 13 (6.77%) Twitter
8 5 (2.60%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.60%) Remedy
9 3 (1.56%) webMethods
10 2 (1.04%) Alterian
10 2 (1.04%) JBoss
10 2 (1.04%) Dell
10 2 (1.04%) Software AG
10 2 (1.04%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.52%) Ektron
11 1 (0.52%) IBM
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