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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 42 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +25
Permanent jobs citing TDD 51 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.22% 4.62% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.39% 5.89% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 15
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,900
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
543 713 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.91% 78.35% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 462 628 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 89 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (63.71%) Software Engineering
2 79 (63.71%) Java
3 58 (46.77%) SQL
4 54 (43.55%) HTML
5 52 (41.94%) .NET
6 49 (39.52%) XML
7 45 (36.29%) BDD
8 44 (35.48%) C#
8 44 (35.48%) MVC
8 44 (35.48%) Web Services
9 39 (31.45%) Spring
10 38 (30.65%) Scrum
10 38 (30.65%) ASP.NET
11 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
12 35 (28.23%) Big Data
13 33 (26.61%) J2EE
13 33 (26.61%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
15 31 (25.00%) Oracle
15 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 31 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (24.19%) CSS
17 29 (23.39%) OO
18 28 (22.58%) jQuery
19 26 (20.97%) Integration Testing
19 26 (20.97%) Test Automation
19 26 (20.97%) Python
20 21 (16.94%) Degree
21 19 (15.32%) PHP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.65%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.23%) IIS
5 3 (2.42%) Drupal
5 3 (2.42%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.61%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.81%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.03%) GitHub
3 3 (2.42%) SaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 35 (28.23%) Big Data
3 19 (15.32%) NoSQL
4 13 (10.48%) Hadoop
5 12 (9.68%) Apache Hive
5 12 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (9.68%) Oracle Database
6 10 (8.06%) MySQL
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
10 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.68%) PyUnit
2 12 (9.68%) JUnit
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.84%) NUnit
3 6 (4.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (4.84%) Moq
3 6 (4.84%) MSTest
4 4 (3.23%) JIRA
4 4 (3.23%) Subversion
4 4 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.61%) Ant
5 2 (1.61%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.81%) Maven
6 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.81%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (13.71%) Publishing
2 15 (12.10%) Legal
3 9 (7.26%) Retail
4 7 (5.65%) Finance
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 89 (71.77%) Developer
2 34 (27.42%) Software Engineer
3 33 (26.61%) Senior Developer
4 23 (18.55%) .NET Developer
5 21 (16.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 20 (16.13%) Software Developer
6 20 (16.13%) Java Developer
7 18 (14.52%) C# Developer
8 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (8.06%) Web Developer
9 10 (8.06%) Development Engineer
9 10 (8.06%) Senior Development Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (7.26%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (7.26%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (5.65%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (43.55%) HTML
2 52 (41.94%) .NET
3 49 (39.52%) XML
4 44 (35.48%) Web Services
5 39 (31.45%) Spring
6 38 (30.65%) ASP.NET
7 33 (26.61%) J2EE
8 31 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (24.19%) CSS
10 28 (22.58%) jQuery
11 18 (14.52%) WCF
11 18 (14.52%) WPF
12 16 (12.90%) Middleware
13 14 (11.29%) HTML5
14 13 (10.48%) CSS3
15 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (9.68%) JDBC
16 10 (8.06%) EJB
17 9 (7.26%) XSL
18 6 (4.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.06%) Open Source
3 9 (7.26%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.26%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.84%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.23%) Clustering
6 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.81%) Statistics
7 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.81%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Blog
7 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Linux
2 9 (7.26%) Android
2 9 (7.26%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.65%) UNIX
4 6 (4.84%) Windows
5 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (63.71%) Software Engineering
3 45 (36.29%) BDD
4 44 (35.48%) MVC
5 38 (30.65%) Scrum
6 33 (26.61%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (23.39%) OO
8 26 (20.97%) Test Automation
8 26 (20.97%) Integration Testing
9 17 (13.71%) OOP
10 15 (12.10%) Risk Management
10 15 (12.10%) MVVM
11 12 (9.68%) Coaching
12 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
13 10 (8.06%) Machine Learning
14 9 (7.26%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (7.26%) Android Development
14 9 (7.26%) iOS Development
15 6 (4.84%) Web Application Development
15 6 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 79 (63.71%) Java
2 58 (46.77%) SQL
3 44 (35.48%) C#
4 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 26 (20.97%) Python
6 19 (15.32%) PHP
7 11 (8.87%) Scala
8 10 (8.06%) C++
9 8 (6.45%) Ruby
9 8 (6.45%) F#
10 4 (3.23%) VBScript
10 4 (3.23%) VB
10 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Perl
12 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.81%) KVM
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Oracle
1 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.84%) IBM
3 4 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (0.81%) Twitter
4 1 (0.81%) Perforce
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