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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 89 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 50 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.97% 2.87% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 3.78% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 52
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £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
1979 1744 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.97% 75.93% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1348 1184
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Reading

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (61.84%) Java
3 46 (60.53%) HTML
3 46 (60.53%) Git (software)
4 44 (57.89%) BDD
4 44 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 44 (57.89%) CSS
5 38 (50.00%) Scrum
5 38 (50.00%) jQuery
6 35 (46.05%) SQL
7 34 (44.74%) Finance
8 33 (43.42%) Web Services
9 32 (42.11%) MySQL
10 31 (40.79%) Spring
11 28 (36.84%) Linux
11 28 (36.84%) SOA
11 28 (36.84%) Mentoring
12 27 (35.53%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (35.53%) Unit Testing
12 27 (35.53%) J2EE
12 27 (35.53%) XML
12 27 (35.53%) Telecoms
13 26 (34.21%) SAP
13 26 (34.21%) Java EE
14 25 (32.89%) Degree
14 25 (32.89%) Computer Science
14 25 (32.89%) Selenium
14 25 (32.89%) E-Commerce
15 23 (30.26%) Apache
15 23 (30.26%) Tomcat

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 23 (30.26%) Apache
1 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
2 22 (28.95%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.58%) Node.js
4 3 (3.95%) nginx
5 2 (2.63%) Mule
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.63%) Heroku
1 2 (2.63%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) HTTP
2 9 (11.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) MySQL
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 4 (5.26%) DataStage
4 4 (5.26%) SQLPlus
5 2 (2.63%) Redis
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (60.53%) Git (software)
2 25 (32.89%) Selenium
3 22 (28.95%) Mockito
4 9 (11.84%) WebDriver
5 8 (10.53%) NUnit
6 7 (9.21%) Cucumber
7 6 (7.89%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.89%) LoadUI
8 4 (5.26%) PhantomJS
8 4 (5.26%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (5.26%) eggPlant
8 4 (5.26%) JUnit
8 4 (5.26%) Toad
9 3 (3.95%) Subversion
9 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.63%) Ant
10 2 (2.63%) Maven
10 2 (2.63%) JIRA
10 2 (2.63%) JMeter
10 2 (2.63%) jMock
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 27 (35.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.21%) Advertising
4 5 (6.58%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (61.84%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Consultant
2 22 (28.95%) Java Consultant
3 17 (22.37%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 14 (18.42%) Architect
5 12 (15.79%) Java Architect
6 11 (14.47%) Solutions Consultant
6 11 (14.47%) Java Solutions Architect
6 11 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
8 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Programmer
9 6 (7.89%) Lead Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Test Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) HTML
2 44 (57.89%) CSS
3 38 (50.00%) jQuery
4 33 (43.42%) Web Services
5 31 (40.79%) Spring
6 27 (35.53%) XML
6 27 (35.53%) J2EE
7 26 (34.21%) Java EE
8 23 (30.26%) .NET
9 22 (28.95%) JSP
9 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET
9 22 (28.95%) XSLT
9 22 (28.95%) XHTML
10 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (18.42%) SOAP
12 13 (17.11%) WCF
13 11 (14.47%) HTML5
14 10 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
14 10 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (32.89%) Computer Science
3 22 (28.95%) Client/Server
3 22 (28.95%) iPad
4 5 (6.58%) User Experience
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
6 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.63%) Debian
3 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (57.89%) BDD
3 38 (50.00%) Scrum
4 28 (36.84%) SOA
4 28 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 27 (35.53%) Unit Testing
6 25 (32.89%) E-Commerce
7 23 (30.26%) DSDM
7 23 (30.26%) MVC
8 22 (28.95%) Extreme Programming
9 19 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (14.47%) OO
11 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.21%) Web Development
11 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
11 7 (9.21%) Web Application Development
11 7 (9.21%) User Stories
12 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.58%) Pair Programming
14 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Java
2 44 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 35 (46.05%) SQL
4 19 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (9.21%) VB
5 7 (9.21%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.21%) Ruby
6 6 (7.89%) PHP
7 5 (6.58%) Perl
8 3 (3.95%) PHP5
9 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.63%) Delphi
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) SAP
2 22 (28.95%) hybris
3 7 (9.21%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Akamai
4 2 (2.63%) Tableau
4 2 (2.63%) Cognos
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe
4 2 (2.63%) Genesys
4 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
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