The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East / Kent
Rank 15 36 16
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 106 63 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.79% 6.26% 14.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.08% 6.86% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 87 60 157
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
753 918 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.83% 91.16% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 613 814 864
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

TDD Salary Histogram in Kent

TDD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +12 39 £55,000 +39.24% 4
West Malling +9 18 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Folkestone +9 10 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Tunbridge Wells +11 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Dartford +4 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Chatham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Faversham - 2 £60,000 -
Rochester - 2 £35,000 -
Tonbridge +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for TDD.

1 177 (90.77%) .NET
2 162 (83.08%) C#
3 158 (81.03%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (78.97%) MVC
5 142 (72.82%) ASP.NET
6 134 (68.72%) SQL Server
7 116 (59.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 101 (51.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 96 (49.23%) RESTful
10 94 (48.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 87 (44.62%) Web Application Development
11 87 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 78 (40.00%) BDD
13 66 (33.85%) Scrum
14 62 (31.79%) JavaScript
15 58 (29.74%) HTML
16 56 (28.72%) Microsoft
17 52 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
18 50 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (25.13%) OO
20 43 (22.05%) AngularJS
21 42 (21.54%) Node.js
21 42 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
21 42 (21.54%) Ruby
22 41 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 41 (21.03%) Web Development
23 40 (20.51%) .NET Framework
24 38 (19.49%) Entity Framework
25 37 (18.97%) CSS
26 36 (18.46%) WPF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.21%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.05%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.54%) CMS
4 3 (1.54%) IIS
4 3 (1.54%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.05%) Google Play
3 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.03%) Heroku
4 2 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) Internet
1 2 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (68.72%) SQL Server
2 101 (51.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (12.82%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.15%) DTS
6 11 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.59%) DB2
8 4 (2.05%) MySQL
9 3 (1.54%) Redis
10 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.28%) NUnit
3 16 (8.21%) Moq
3 16 (8.21%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 14 (7.18%) MSTest
6 12 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.59%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.08%) MSBuild
9 4 (2.05%) jMock
9 4 (2.05%) JUnit
9 4 (2.05%) Maven
9 4 (2.05%) Mockito
9 4 (2.05%) Subversion
10 3 (1.54%) Bower
10 3 (1.54%) JIRA
10 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.03%) Selenium
12 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (13.33%) Advertising
2 23 (11.79%) Marketing
3 19 (9.74%) Finance
4 8 (4.10%) Games
5 4 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.54%) Billing
6 3 (1.54%) Music Industry
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (98.46%) Developer
2 171 (87.69%) .NET Developer
3 48 (24.62%) C# Developer
4 47 (24.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 24 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (11.79%) Senior Developer
8 18 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (8.21%) WPF Developer
10 15 (7.69%) Messaging Developer
10 15 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (7.18%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (7.18%) Lead Developer
11 14 (7.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 12 (6.15%) Web Developer
13 10 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
13 10 (5.13%) C# WPF Developer
13 10 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (90.77%) .NET
2 142 (72.82%) ASP.NET
3 116 (59.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 96 (49.23%) RESTful
5 94 (48.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 87 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 58 (29.74%) HTML
8 43 (22.05%) AngularJS
9 42 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
9 42 (21.54%) Node.js
10 41 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 40 (20.51%) .NET Framework
12 38 (19.49%) Entity Framework
13 37 (18.97%) CSS
14 36 (18.46%) WPF
15 30 (15.38%) WCF
16 21 (10.77%) WinForms
17 20 (10.26%) NHibernate
17 20 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
18 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.77%) Tandem
2 19 (9.74%) Social Network
3 17 (8.72%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.59%) AS400
6 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.51%) User Experience
8 1 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.26%) Windows
2 6 (3.08%) Android
3 3 (1.54%) FreeBSD
3 3 (1.54%) Linux
4 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (81.03%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (78.97%) MVC
3 87 (44.62%) Web Application Development
4 78 (40.00%) BDD
5 66 (33.85%) Scrum
6 52 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
7 50 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (25.13%) OO
9 41 (21.03%) Web Development
10 31 (15.90%) SDLC
11 30 (15.38%) Kanban
12 19 (9.74%) E-Commerce
12 19 (9.74%) SOLID
13 18 (9.23%) Multithreading
14 15 (7.69%) MVVM
15 10 (5.13%) Unit Testing
16 8 (4.10%) Software Engineering
17 6 (3.08%) Android Development
17 6 (3.08%) Front End Development
17 6 (3.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 162 (83.08%) C#
2 62 (31.79%) JavaScript
3 42 (21.54%) Ruby
4 30 (15.38%) SQL
5 22 (11.28%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.69%) F#
7 14 (7.18%) Java
8 12 (6.15%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.64%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.56%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.56%) PHP
11 3 (1.54%) C++
12 2 (1.03%) Go
13 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.51%) C
13 1 (0.51%) Delphi
13 1 (0.51%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.51%) Python
13 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.03%) Degree
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (7.69%) Kibana
1 15 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.41%) Facebook
3 21 (10.77%) Oracle
4 10 (5.13%) Twitter
5 7 (3.59%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
Chatham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Square One Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
SearchFlow
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago