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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing TDD 95 87 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.63% 7.51% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.85% 9.40% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 91 76 33
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
802 926 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.26% 79.90% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 712 756 729
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Canterbury - 17 £37,500 - 2
Tunbridge Wells -17 14 £40,750 -4.11% 2
Dartford +7 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Maidstone -5 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Rochester - 7 £42,500 - 1
West Malling +12 6 £33,750 -33.45%
Faversham - 5 £52,500 -
Tonbridge -9 1 £35,000 -26.31%
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 196 (87.11%) .NET
2 193 (85.78%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (85.33%) C#
4 175 (77.78%) MVC
5 170 (75.56%) SQL Server
6 149 (66.22%) ASP.NET
7 134 (59.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 133 (59.11%) Scrum
9 111 (49.33%) Web Application Development
10 101 (44.89%) WCF
11 94 (41.78%) NUnit
12 93 (41.33%) Kanban
12 93 (41.33%) Dependency Injection
13 92 (40.89%) Rhino Mocks
13 92 (40.89%) Castle Windsor
14 80 (35.56%) Ninject
14 80 (35.56%) MVVM
15 79 (35.11%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (34.67%) Inversion of Control
16 78 (34.67%) JavaScript
17 76 (33.78%) WPF
18 75 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
19 73 (32.44%) Spring.NET
19 73 (32.44%) Moq
19 73 (32.44%) MSTest
20 67 (29.78%) OO
21 64 (28.44%) HTML
22 55 (24.44%) Finance
23 54 (24.00%) WinForms
23 54 (24.00%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (8.89%) CMS
1 20 (8.89%) Node.js
2 5 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (6.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 14 (6.22%) Photoshop
1 14 (6.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.89%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.22%) Internet
2 2 (0.89%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.22%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.11%) DataStage
4 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.33%) MySQL
6 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 94 (41.78%) NUnit
2 92 (40.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 73 (32.44%) Moq
3 73 (32.44%) MSTest
4 34 (15.11%) Subversion
5 21 (9.33%) Mockito
5 21 (9.33%) jMock
5 21 (9.33%) JUnit
6 18 (8.00%) Maven
6 18 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.78%) LabVIEW
8 4 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.78%) Selenium
9 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.44%) TestComplete
General
1 55 (24.44%) Finance
2 20 (8.89%) Games
3 11 (4.89%) Marketing
4 7 (3.11%) Retail
5 3 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 219 (97.33%) Developer
2 161 (71.56%) .NET Developer
3 36 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 27 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (9.33%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (6.22%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.22%) Web Developer
9 13 (5.78%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.11%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (1.78%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.78%) Analyst
12 4 (1.78%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (1.33%) Front-End Developer
13 3 (1.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 3 (1.33%) Classic ASP Developer
13 3 (1.33%) Lead Java Developer
13 3 (1.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (87.11%) .NET
2 149 (66.22%) ASP.NET
3 134 (59.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 101 (44.89%) WCF
5 92 (40.89%) Castle Windsor
6 80 (35.56%) Ninject
7 76 (33.78%) WPF
8 75 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
9 73 (32.44%) Spring.NET
10 64 (28.44%) HTML
11 54 (24.00%) WinForms
12 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (16.44%) CSS
14 35 (15.56%) jQuery
14 35 (15.56%) Razor View Engine
15 34 (15.11%) .NET Framework
16 27 (12.00%) REST
17 25 (11.11%) Web Services
17 25 (11.11%) RESTful
18 24 (10.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 78 (34.67%) Inversion of Control
2 50 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (17.33%) Social Network
4 19 (8.44%) W3C
5 8 (3.56%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.56%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.67%) Open Source
7 5 (2.22%) Streaming Music
7 5 (2.22%) Tandem
8 4 (1.78%) AS400
9 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.89%) iPhone
11 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.44%) Social Media
11 1 (0.44%) User Experience
11 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.44%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (85.78%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (77.78%) MVC
3 133 (59.11%) Scrum
4 111 (49.33%) Web Application Development
5 93 (41.33%) Kanban
5 93 (41.33%) Dependency Injection
6 80 (35.56%) MVVM
7 79 (35.11%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (29.78%) OO
9 36 (16.00%) BDD
10 33 (14.67%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (9.33%) UML
13 20 (8.89%) OOD
14 14 (6.22%) Unit Testing
15 12 (5.33%) Build Automation
15 12 (5.33%) CQRS
16 9 (4.00%) Web Development
17 7 (3.11%) ETL
18 6 (2.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 192 (85.33%) C#
2 78 (34.67%) JavaScript
3 38 (16.89%) SQL
4 32 (14.22%) Java
5 25 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.78%) Ruby
7 12 (5.33%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.44%) VB
9 4 (1.78%) PHP
10 2 (0.89%) XPath
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.44%) ISEB
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.78%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 43 (19.11%) Twitter
2 40 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.00%) Facebook
4 26 (11.56%) Oracle
5 14 (6.22%) Adobe
6 3 (1.33%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.33%) Google
6 3 (1.33%) HP
7 2 (0.89%) Apple
8 1 (0.44%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.44%) Sony
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Canterbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
AXA
Salary: Up to £57 k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago