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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 40 38 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Permanent jobs citing TDD 43 59 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.67% 5.95% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.21% 8.17% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 22
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
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
596 722 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.63% 72.86% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 501 629 795
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 63 (64.29%) Java
3 57 (58.16%) HTML
4 51 (52.04%) Software Engineering
5 48 (48.98%) SQL
6 40 (40.82%) Web Services
7 39 (39.80%) XML
7 39 (39.80%) Spring
8 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
9 36 (36.73%) NoSQL
10 35 (35.71%) Big Data
11 34 (34.69%) CSS
12 33 (33.67%) .NET
12 33 (33.67%) J2EE
13 31 (31.63%) MVC
14 28 (28.57%) BDD
15 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (27.55%) Oracle
15 27 (27.55%) C#
15 27 (27.55%) Scrum
16 23 (23.47%) OO
16 23 (23.47%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (22.45%) Integration Testing
17 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
18 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET
19 18 (18.37%) Publishing
20 17 (17.35%) PHP
21 16 (16.33%) jQuery
22 15 (15.31%) MongoDB
22 15 (15.31%) Management Information System

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.10%) ColdFusion
3 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.08%) IIS
5 3 (3.06%) Apache
5 3 (3.06%) Node.js
6 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.02%) Drupal
7 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.10%) SaaS
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) NoSQL
2 35 (35.71%) Big Data
3 15 (15.31%) MongoDB
4 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 11 (11.22%) MySQL
6 10 (10.20%) Oracle Database
7 8 (8.16%) CouchDB
8 7 (7.14%) Hadoop
8 7 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
11 4 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.08%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.02%) RavenDB
12 1 (1.02%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.10%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) JIRA
3 4 (4.08%) PyUnit
3 4 (4.08%) JUnit
3 4 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (1.02%) JSUnit
5 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.02%) Grunt
5 1 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.02%) Bower
General
1 18 (18.37%) Publishing
2 15 (15.31%) Legal
3 4 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
4 1 (1.02%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (65.31%) Developer
2 31 (31.63%) Software Engineer
3 27 (27.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 22 (22.45%) Senior Developer
5 16 (16.33%) Java Developer
6 14 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
8 12 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
9 10 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (9.18%) Architect
10 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.12%) Java Engineer
12 6 (6.12%) Senior Java Engineer
12 6 (6.12%) Team Leader
13 5 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
14 4 (4.08%) PHP Developer
14 4 (4.08%) Integration Engineer
14 4 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (58.16%) HTML
2 40 (40.82%) Web Services
3 39 (39.80%) XML
3 39 (39.80%) Spring
4 34 (34.69%) CSS
5 33 (33.67%) .NET
5 33 (33.67%) J2EE
6 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET
7 16 (16.33%) jQuery
8 14 (14.29%) Middleware
9 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
10 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.18%) EJB
12 8 (8.16%) XSLT
12 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (7.14%) HTML5
14 6 (6.12%) RESTful
14 6 (6.12%) CSS3
14 6 (6.12%) Backbone.js
14 6 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.20%) Open Source
3 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.10%) User Experience
3 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.10%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.08%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.08%) Clustering
5 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.02%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (5.10%) Ubuntu
2 5 (5.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (80.61%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (52.04%) Software Engineering
3 31 (31.63%) MVC
4 28 (28.57%) BDD
5 27 (27.55%) Scrum
5 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (23.47%) OO
7 22 (22.45%) Integration Testing
7 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
8 15 (15.31%) Risk Management
9 14 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.12%) Web Development
10 6 (6.12%) SOA
11 5 (5.10%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.10%) Migration
12 4 (4.08%) OOP
12 4 (4.08%) OOD
12 4 (4.08%) ETL
12 4 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.29%) Java
2 48 (48.98%) SQL
3 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.55%) C#
5 17 (17.35%) PHP
6 12 (12.24%) Python
7 7 (7.14%) Ruby
8 6 (6.12%) Scala
8 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.10%) C++
10 4 (4.08%) VBScript
10 4 (4.08%) VB
10 4 (4.08%) F#
11 3 (3.06%) PHP5
12 2 (2.04%) R
12 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.02%) KVM
2 1 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Oracle
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.10%) IBM
4 4 (4.08%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) Twitter
6 1 (1.02%) Perforce
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