The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 39 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +44
Permanent jobs citing TDD 46 60 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.32% 6.04% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.17% 7.88% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
563 761 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.34% 76.56% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 458 673 743
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

TDD
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Oxford region.

TDD Salary Trend in Oxford

TDD
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 79 (80.61%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (71.43%) Java
3 55 (56.12%) Software Engineering
4 49 (50.00%) SQL
4 49 (50.00%) HTML
5 45 (45.92%) XML
6 43 (43.88%) Web Services
7 41 (41.84%) Spring
8 35 (35.71%) J2EE
8 35 (35.71%) Big Data
9 32 (32.65%) .NET
10 31 (31.63%) Oracle
10 31 (31.63%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (29.59%) BDD
12 27 (27.55%) Scrum
13 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
13 26 (26.53%) MVC
14 25 (25.51%) C#
14 25 (25.51%) Integration Testing
14 25 (25.51%) Test Automation
15 23 (23.47%) CSS
15 23 (23.47%) OO
15 23 (23.47%) NoSQL
16 21 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (20.41%) Python
18 18 (18.37%) jQuery
19 17 (17.35%) Publishing
20 16 (16.33%) ASP.NET
21 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
21 15 (15.31%) Risk Management

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (8.16%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.08%) IIS
5 4 (4.08%) ColdFusion
6 3 (3.06%) Drupal
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.02%) Apache
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) SaaS
2 4 (4.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) Big Data
2 23 (23.47%) NoSQL
3 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
4 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.20%) MySQL
6 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
7 8 (8.16%) Apache Hive
7 8 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (6.12%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.02%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.16%) PyUnit
2 8 (8.16%) JUnit
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (5.10%) Subversion
4 4 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (4.08%) JIRA
5 3 (3.06%) MSTest
5 3 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (3.06%) Moq
5 3 (3.06%) NUnit
6 2 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.02%) Maven
7 1 (1.02%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.02%) JSUnit
General
1 17 (17.35%) Publishing
2 15 (15.31%) Legal
3 4 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.02%) Finance
5 1 (1.02%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (65.31%) Developer
2 28 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 24 (24.49%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 20 (20.41%) Java Developer
6 12 (12.24%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (10.20%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.16%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) Architect
10 6 (6.12%) Team Leader
10 6 (6.12%) Development Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Senior Development Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Java Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Senior Java Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 4 (4.08%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.00%) HTML
2 45 (45.92%) XML
3 43 (43.88%) Web Services
4 41 (41.84%) Spring
5 35 (35.71%) J2EE
6 32 (32.65%) .NET
7 23 (23.47%) CSS
8 18 (18.37%) jQuery
9 16 (16.33%) ASP.NET
10 15 (15.31%) Middleware
11 10 (10.20%) EJB
11 10 (10.20%) WCF
12 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (8.16%) WPF
13 8 (8.16%) XSLT
13 8 (8.16%) JDBC
14 6 (6.12%) RESTful
14 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (4.08%) Backbone.js
15 4 (4.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.22%) Open Source
3 9 (9.18%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.08%) User Experience
5 4 (4.08%) Clustering
5 4 (4.08%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.02%) Statistics
8 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.02%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) UNIX
3 4 (4.08%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (80.61%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (56.12%) Software Engineering
3 31 (31.63%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (29.59%) BDD
5 27 (27.55%) Scrum
6 26 (26.53%) MVC
7 25 (25.51%) Test Automation
7 25 (25.51%) Integration Testing
8 23 (23.47%) OO
9 15 (15.31%) Risk Management
10 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.20%) OOP
12 8 (8.16%) Coaching
13 6 (6.12%) Machine Learning
13 6 (6.12%) SOA
14 5 (5.10%) Data Modelling
14 5 (5.10%) Migration
14 5 (5.10%) MVVM
15 4 (4.08%) OOD
15 4 (4.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) Java
2 49 (50.00%) SQL
3 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 25 (25.51%) C#
5 20 (20.41%) Python
6 11 (11.22%) PHP
7 9 (9.18%) Scala
8 8 (8.16%) Ruby
8 8 (8.16%) F#
9 5 (5.10%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.08%) VBScript
10 4 (4.08%) VB
11 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.02%) R
11 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.02%) C++
11 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.02%) KVM
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) Oracle
2 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) IBM
4 4 (4.08%) Google
5 1 (1.02%) Perforce
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