The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 62 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 83 87 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.46% 3.84% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.87% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 70 82 97
Average salary £52,500 £56,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1936 1786 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.77% 78.75% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1346 1191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

TDD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

TDD Salary Trend in Reading

TDD
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Reading

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 122 (96.06%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (66.14%) Scrum
3 80 (62.99%) BDD
4 71 (55.91%) JavaScript
5 68 (53.54%) Java
6 61 (48.03%) jQuery
7 58 (45.67%) HTML
8 57 (44.88%) .NET
9 56 (44.09%) C#
9 56 (44.09%) CSS
10 55 (43.31%) SQL
10 55 (43.31%) MVC
11 53 (41.73%) Git (software)
12 52 (40.94%) Spring
13 50 (39.37%) SQL Server
14 47 (37.01%) ASP.NET
15 43 (33.86%) Web Services
15 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (33.07%) Degree
16 42 (33.07%) Mentoring
17 35 (27.56%) Finance
17 35 (27.56%) J2EE
18 34 (26.77%) Unit Testing
19 33 (25.98%) MySQL
19 33 (25.98%) JSP
19 33 (25.98%) E-Commerce
19 33 (25.98%) Analytical Skills
20 32 (25.20%) SOA
20 32 (25.20%) Linux
20 32 (25.20%) Java EE

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 29 (22.83%) Tomcat
1 29 (22.83%) Apache
2 27 (21.26%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.57%) CMS
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.79%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.79%) Node.js
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.26%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (39.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.98%) MySQL
3 8 (6.30%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.51%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.72%) CouchDB
6 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.94%) RavenDB
7 4 (3.15%) DataStage
7 4 (3.15%) SQLPlus
7 4 (3.15%) SAP BW
7 4 (3.15%) DB2
8 2 (1.57%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.79%) Big Data
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (41.73%) Git (software)
2 31 (24.41%) Selenium
3 27 (21.26%) Mockito
4 20 (15.75%) Subversion
5 16 (12.60%) NUnit
6 12 (9.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (9.45%) Moq
7 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio
7 9 (7.09%) Maven
8 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.94%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.15%) eggPlant
9 4 (3.15%) LoadUI
9 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.15%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.15%) Toad
9 4 (3.15%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.36%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.57%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.57%) AnthillPro
General
1 35 (27.56%) Finance
2 30 (23.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.57%) Advertising
4 2 (1.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (66.14%) Developer
2 39 (30.71%) .NET Developer
3 32 (25.20%) Java Developer
4 27 (21.26%) Java Consultant
4 27 (21.26%) Consultant
5 25 (19.69%) Architect
6 13 (10.24%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (10.24%) Java Architect
6 13 (10.24%) Solutions Consultant
6 13 (10.24%) Java Solutions Architect
7 11 (8.66%) Technical Architect
7 11 (8.66%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Test Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Test Automation Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.03%) jQuery
2 58 (45.67%) HTML
3 57 (44.88%) .NET
4 56 (44.09%) CSS
5 52 (40.94%) Spring
6 47 (37.01%) ASP.NET
7 43 (33.86%) Web Services
7 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (27.56%) J2EE
9 33 (25.98%) JSP
10 32 (25.20%) Java EE
11 31 (24.41%) XML
12 28 (22.05%) WCF
13 27 (21.26%) XHTML
13 27 (21.26%) XSLT
14 25 (19.69%) .NET Framework
15 24 (18.90%) AngularJS
16 20 (15.75%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (15.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (14.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.98%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (22.83%) Computer Science
3 27 (21.26%) Client/Server
3 27 (21.26%) iPad
4 12 (9.45%) Streaming Music
5 4 (3.15%) User Experience
5 4 (3.15%) Tandem
5 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.36%) Open Source
7 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) W3C
8 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.20%) Linux
2 14 (11.02%) Windows
3 10 (7.87%) UNIX
4 2 (1.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (96.06%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (66.14%) Scrum
3 80 (62.99%) BDD
4 55 (43.31%) MVC
5 42 (33.07%) Mentoring
6 34 (26.77%) Unit Testing
7 33 (25.98%) E-Commerce
8 32 (25.20%) SOA
9 29 (22.83%) DSDM
10 28 (22.05%) Extreme Programming
11 27 (21.26%) Kanban
12 25 (19.69%) Software Engineering
13 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (12.60%) Web Application Development
15 15 (11.81%) Waterfall
16 13 (10.24%) Web Development
16 13 (10.24%) MVVM
17 11 (8.66%) OO
17 11 (8.66%) Test Automation
18 9 (7.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 71 (55.91%) JavaScript
2 68 (53.54%) Java
3 56 (44.09%) C#
4 55 (43.31%) SQL
5 15 (11.81%) Perl
6 12 (9.45%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.09%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.15%) Ruby
8 4 (3.15%) Python
9 2 (1.57%) XPath
9 2 (1.57%) Groovy
9 2 (1.57%) Scala
9 2 (1.57%) XQuery
9 2 (1.57%) VBScript
9 2 (1.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) C
10 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (33.07%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) CSSLP
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) SAP
2 27 (21.26%) hybris
3 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.30%) Oracle
5 5 (3.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Telerik
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £4000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago