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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 98 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.55% 3.42% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.33% 4.57% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 38 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £30,000 £32,250
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
865 831 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.31% 74.86% 75.91%
Number of salaries quoted 733 710 580
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +12 32 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Dartford +1 12 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 8 £37,500 - 1
Cranbrook - 6 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +17 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Stansted - 5 £45,000 -
West Malling +1 4 £50,000 -
Folkestone - 4 £33,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £44,250 -
Tonbridge - 1 £47,500 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 171 (91.44%) C#
2 164 (87.70%) .NET
3 143 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 143 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 131 (70.05%) MVC
5 100 (53.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 96 (51.34%) Scrum
7 87 (46.52%) WCF
8 71 (37.97%) Web Application Development
9 60 (32.09%) WPF
10 59 (31.55%) HTML
11 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
12 54 (28.88%) Windows
13 53 (28.34%) JavaScript
14 52 (27.81%) SQL
15 49 (26.20%) WinForms
16 48 (25.67%) Kanban
17 47 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
19 43 (22.99%) NUnit
20 42 (22.46%) CSS
20 42 (22.46%) SQL Server 2012
21 41 (21.93%) Rhino Mocks
22 40 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 39 (20.86%) ASP.NET Web API
24 38 (20.32%) BDD
25 37 (19.79%) MVVM
25 37 (19.79%) OO
26 34 (18.18%) Moq

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (10.16%) IIS
1 19 (10.16%) Node.js
2 8 (4.28%) CMS
3 5 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.60%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.07%) Apache
5 2 (1.07%) Kentico
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (15.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.88%) Internet
2 4 (2.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.49%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.14%) DTS
7 1 (0.53%) OLTP
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQLite
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (22.99%) NUnit
2 41 (21.93%) Rhino Mocks
3 34 (18.18%) Moq
4 27 (14.44%) MSTest
5 19 (10.16%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.60%) Selenium
9 2 (1.07%) Subversion
9 2 (1.07%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.07%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.53%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.53%) Firebug
10 1 (0.53%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.53%) Mockito
10 1 (0.53%) Hudson
10 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (9.63%) Finance
2 12 (6.42%) Games
3 8 (4.28%) Advertising
4 6 (3.21%) Marketing
5 2 (1.07%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 159 (85.03%) Developer
2 113 (60.43%) .NET Developer
3 25 (13.37%) C# Developer
4 24 (12.83%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (11.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (10.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (9.63%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.42%) Programmer
8 12 (6.42%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
10 10 (5.35%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (4.28%) Analyst
12 7 (3.74%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.74%) Development Team Leader
12 7 (3.74%) ASP Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Agile .NET Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Classic ASP Developer
13 6 (3.21%) Developer Analyst
13 6 (3.21%) .NET Analyst Programmer
13 6 (3.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (87.70%) .NET
2 143 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 100 (53.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (46.52%) WCF
5 60 (32.09%) WPF
6 59 (31.55%) HTML
7 49 (26.20%) WinForms
8 42 (22.46%) CSS
9 39 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 39 (20.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
11 31 (16.58%) Ninject
11 31 (16.58%) Unity DI Container
12 30 (16.04%) RESTful
13 26 (13.90%) Spring.NET
14 23 (12.30%) .NET Framework
14 23 (12.30%) jQuery
15 22 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 21 (11.23%) NHibernate
17 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (10.70%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (8.56%) N-Tier
5 14 (7.49%) BBC
5 14 (7.49%) Social Media
6 12 (6.42%) Mobile App
7 10 (5.35%) NHS
8 8 (4.28%) SystemC
9 6 (3.21%) Social Network
9 6 (3.21%) iPhone
10 3 (1.60%) Open Source
11 1 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.88%) Windows
2 7 (3.74%) Android
3 5 (2.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (70.05%) MVC
2 96 (51.34%) Scrum
3 71 (37.97%) Web Application Development
4 48 (25.67%) Kanban
5 47 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
7 40 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (20.32%) BDD
9 37 (19.79%) MVVM
9 37 (19.79%) OO
10 24 (12.83%) Unit Testing
11 22 (11.76%) SOA
12 21 (11.23%) Web Development
13 20 (10.70%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.88%) UML
15 9 (4.81%) OOD
16 8 (4.28%) OOP
16 8 (4.28%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.28%) Systems Analysis
16 8 (4.28%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 171 (91.44%) C#
2 53 (28.34%) JavaScript
3 52 (27.81%) SQL
4 33 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 15 (8.02%) VB.NET
5 15 (8.02%) Ruby
6 12 (6.42%) Java
7 9 (4.81%) C
8 4 (2.14%) PHP
8 4 (2.14%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.07%) VB
10 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (17.11%) Degree
2 19 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.95%) MCTS
3 13 (6.95%) MCP
3 13 (6.95%) MCAD
3 13 (6.95%) MCSD
4 2 (1.07%) ISEB
4 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.97%) Facebook
3 22 (11.76%) Google
4 15 (8.02%) Sony
5 14 (7.49%) Apple
5 14 (7.49%) Yahoo!
6 13 (6.95%) Oracle
7 9 (4.81%) Twitter
8 5 (2.67%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.67%) Remedy
9 3 (1.60%) webMethods
10 2 (1.07%) Alterian
10 2 (1.07%) JBoss
10 2 (1.07%) Dell
10 2 (1.07%) Software AG
10 2 (1.07%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.07%) Ektron
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