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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 25 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +37
Permanent jobs citing TDD 96 98 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.65% 8.59% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.43% 10.48% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 95 92 32
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
920 935 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.88% 81.95% 72.65%
Number of salaries quoted 797 830 666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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
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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
Tunbridge Wells -13 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Dartford +6 16 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Canterbury +1 15 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Maidstone -6 14 £37,500 -6.25%
West Malling +6 6 £33,750 -32.50%
Faversham - 6 £53,750 -
Sevenoaks - 4 £37,500 - 1
Rochester - 3 £42,500 - 1
Tonbridge -8 1 £45,000 -5.26%
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 173 (90.58%) .NET
2 170 (89.01%) C#
3 167 (87.43%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (77.49%) SQL Server
5 144 (75.39%) MVC
6 129 (67.54%) ASP.NET
7 116 (60.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 105 (54.97%) Scrum
9 90 (47.12%) Web Application Development
10 88 (46.07%) WCF
11 85 (44.50%) Dependency Injection
12 77 (40.31%) Kanban
13 76 (39.79%) Castle Windsor
13 76 (39.79%) Rhino Mocks
13 76 (39.79%) NUnit
14 74 (38.74%) Ninject
15 71 (37.17%) Inversion of Control
16 69 (36.13%) WPF
17 67 (35.08%) Continuous Integration
17 67 (35.08%) MVVM
18 64 (33.51%) Moq
18 64 (33.51%) MSTest
18 64 (33.51%) Spring.NET
18 64 (33.51%) Unity DI Container
19 62 (32.46%) JavaScript
20 48 (25.13%) HTML
21 46 (24.08%) Windows
21 46 (24.08%) WinForms
21 46 (24.08%) Enterprise Software
22 45 (23.56%) Finance

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 31 (16.23%) Node.js
2 15 (7.85%) CMS
3 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Photoshop
1 11 (5.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (5.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.05%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.04%) Internet
2 3 (1.57%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (77.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.04%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.66%) DataStage
4 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.57%) MySQL
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 76 (39.79%) NUnit
1 76 (39.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 64 (33.51%) Moq
2 64 (33.51%) MSTest
3 24 (12.57%) Git (software)
4 22 (11.52%) Subversion
5 12 (6.28%) Maven
5 12 (6.28%) JUnit
5 12 (6.28%) jMock
5 12 (6.28%) Mockito
6 5 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.62%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.09%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.05%) Selenium
8 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.52%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.52%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.52%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (23.56%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Marketing
3 8 (4.19%) Retail
3 8 (4.19%) Games
4 2 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (98.95%) Developer
2 141 (73.82%) .NET Developer
3 27 (14.14%) C# Developer
4 22 (11.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (8.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.24%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (2.09%) Junior Developer
11 4 (2.09%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (2.09%) Junior
12 3 (1.57%) Front-End Developer
12 3 (1.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 3 (1.57%) C# Web Developer
13 2 (1.05%) .NET Web Developer
13 2 (1.05%) Classic ASP Developer
13 2 (1.05%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (90.58%) .NET
2 129 (67.54%) ASP.NET
3 116 (60.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 88 (46.07%) WCF
5 76 (39.79%) Castle Windsor
6 74 (38.74%) Ninject
7 69 (36.13%) WPF
8 64 (33.51%) Spring.NET
8 64 (33.51%) Unity DI Container
9 48 (25.13%) HTML
10 46 (24.08%) WinForms
11 42 (21.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (20.94%) .NET Framework
13 32 (16.75%) CSS
14 30 (15.71%) jQuery
14 30 (15.71%) Entity Framework
15 28 (14.66%) Razor View Engine
15 28 (14.66%) RESTful
16 23 (12.04%) REST
17 22 (11.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 71 (37.17%) Inversion of Control
2 46 (24.08%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (16.23%) Social Network
4 16 (8.38%) W3C
5 10 (5.24%) Streaming Music
6 6 (3.14%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.62%) Tandem
8 4 (2.09%) AS400
9 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (87.43%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (75.39%) MVC
3 105 (54.97%) Scrum
4 90 (47.12%) Web Application Development
5 85 (44.50%) Dependency Injection
6 77 (40.31%) Kanban
7 67 (35.08%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (35.08%) MVVM
8 44 (23.04%) OO
9 34 (17.80%) BDD
10 27 (14.14%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (8.38%) Unit Testing
12 16 (8.38%) OOD
13 14 (7.33%) UML
14 7 (3.66%) ETL
14 7 (3.66%) CRM
14 7 (3.66%) SDLC
15 6 (3.14%) CQRS
16 5 (2.62%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 170 (89.01%) C#
2 62 (32.46%) JavaScript
3 29 (15.18%) SQL
4 24 (12.57%) Java
5 23 (12.04%) T-SQL
6 21 (10.99%) Ruby
7 6 (3.14%) VB
7 6 (3.14%) PHP
8 5 (2.62%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.05%) XPath
10 1 (0.52%) VB6
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) ISEB
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (20.94%) Twitter
2 26 (13.61%) Facebook
3 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
4 19 (9.95%) Oracle
5 11 (5.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.52%) HP
6 1 (0.52%) Apple
6 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago