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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 153 96 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.06% 8.64% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.63% 10.21% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 148 90 37
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
920 940 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.56% 84.61% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 814 804 449
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 28 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Tunbridge Wells +17 22 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Canterbury - 19 £37,500 - 2
Folkestone +7 18 £37,500 +5.63% 2
Maidstone +1 15 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Whitstable - 10 £40,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 8 £35,000 - 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
Sittingbourne -10 3 £45,000 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 228 (86.69%) C#
2 225 (85.55%) .NET
3 217 (82.51%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (80.61%) MVC
5 206 (78.33%) SQL Server
6 184 (69.96%) ASP.NET
7 173 (65.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 154 (58.56%) Scrum
9 137 (52.09%) Web Application Development
10 130 (49.43%) WCF
11 109 (41.44%) NUnit
12 103 (39.16%) Dependency Injection
13 94 (35.74%) Rhino Mocks
13 94 (35.74%) Castle Windsor
14 92 (34.98%) Kanban
15 87 (33.08%) MVVM
16 86 (32.70%) Ninject
16 86 (32.70%) Continuous Integration
17 82 (31.18%) WPF
18 76 (28.90%) HTML
19 75 (28.52%) Unity DI Container
20 73 (27.76%) Inversion of Control
21 72 (27.38%) Spring.NET
21 72 (27.38%) Moq
21 72 (27.38%) MSTest
22 66 (25.10%) JavaScript
23 61 (23.19%) OO
23 61 (23.19%) WinForms
24 59 (22.43%) Finance
25 58 (22.05%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 29 (11.03%) Node.js
2 15 (5.70%) CMS
3 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.76%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.38%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.04%) Photoshop
1 8 (3.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (3.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (2.28%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (78.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.90%) DTS
6 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.14%) MySQL
8 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.38%) SQLite
9 1 (0.38%) OLTP
9 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 109 (41.44%) NUnit
2 94 (35.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 72 (27.38%) Moq
3 72 (27.38%) MSTest
4 28 (10.65%) Subversion
5 22 (8.37%) Git (software)
6 17 (6.46%) Mockito
7 16 (6.08%) jMock
7 16 (6.08%) JUnit
8 14 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (4.94%) Maven
10 6 (2.28%) Selenium
11 4 (1.52%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.14%) TestComplete
12 3 (1.14%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.76%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
14 1 (0.38%) PVCS
General
1 59 (22.43%) Finance
2 32 (12.17%) Games
3 8 (3.04%) Retail
4 2 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Advertising
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 243 (92.40%) Developer
2 186 (70.72%) .NET Developer
3 46 (17.49%) C# Developer
4 32 (12.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (8.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (7.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (6.46%) Web Developer
8 14 (5.32%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.94%) C# Web Developer
10 12 (4.56%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.04%) ASP Developer
11 8 (3.04%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.04%) Classic ASP Developer
12 7 (2.66%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.28%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (1.90%) Team Leader
14 5 (1.90%) Analyst
14 5 (1.90%) Android Developer
15 4 (1.52%) ScrumMaster
15 4 (1.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (85.55%) .NET
2 184 (69.96%) ASP.NET
3 173 (65.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 130 (49.43%) WCF
5 94 (35.74%) Castle Windsor
6 86 (32.70%) Ninject
7 82 (31.18%) WPF
8 76 (28.90%) HTML
9 75 (28.52%) Unity DI Container
10 72 (27.38%) Spring.NET
11 61 (23.19%) WinForms
12 53 (20.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 49 (18.63%) CSS
14 39 (14.83%) .NET Framework
15 34 (12.93%) RESTful
15 34 (12.93%) Web Services
15 34 (12.93%) Razor View Engine
16 30 (11.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 30 (11.41%) jQuery
17 25 (9.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 73 (27.76%) Inversion of Control
2 53 (20.15%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (15.21%) Social Network
4 22 (8.37%) Mobile App
5 15 (5.70%) iPhone
5 15 (5.70%) N-Tier
6 10 (3.80%) W3C
6 10 (3.80%) Open Source
7 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.52%) BBC
7 4 (1.52%) Tandem
7 4 (1.52%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.52%) Social Media
8 3 (1.14%) User Experience
9 2 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.05%) Windows
2 19 (7.22%) Android
3 4 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (82.51%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (80.61%) MVC
3 154 (58.56%) Scrum
4 137 (52.09%) Web Application Development
5 103 (39.16%) Dependency Injection
6 92 (34.98%) Kanban
7 87 (33.08%) MVVM
8 86 (32.70%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (23.19%) OO
10 43 (16.35%) BDD
11 30 (11.41%) Domain-Driven Design
12 28 (10.65%) Systems Analysis
13 22 (8.37%) Web Development
14 20 (7.60%) Project Management
15 19 (7.22%) UML
16 17 (6.46%) Business Analysis
17 15 (5.70%) OOD
18 14 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (4.94%) Build Automation
20 11 (4.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 228 (86.69%) C#
2 66 (25.10%) JavaScript
3 43 (16.35%) SQL
4 36 (13.69%) Java
5 34 (12.93%) T-SQL
6 21 (7.98%) VB.NET
7 16 (6.08%) Ruby
7 16 (6.08%) VB
8 5 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (3.80%) Degree
2 3 (1.14%) ISEB
2 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.04%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 43 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.21%) Oracle
3 34 (12.93%) Twitter
4 30 (11.41%) Facebook
5 18 (6.84%) Google
6 8 (3.04%) Adobe
7 5 (1.90%) Apple
7 5 (1.90%) Sony
8 4 (1.52%) Telerik
8 4 (1.52%) Yahoo!
9 3 (1.14%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.76%) HP
10 2 (0.76%) Dell
11 1 (0.38%) IBM
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35384 - £49400 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £36750 - £46750 per annum + 26 days, Annual Bonus, Pension, Healtcare.
Posted: 6 days ago
Whitstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago