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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 61 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 82 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.71% 1.85% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 2.40% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 55
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1798 1914 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.43% 77.05% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1327 1305
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Reading

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 137 (88.39%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (74.19%) .NET
3 110 (70.97%) C#
4 102 (65.81%) MVC
5 97 (62.58%) SQL Server
6 96 (61.94%) Scrum
7 82 (52.90%) ASP.NET
8 81 (52.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 58 (37.42%) NoSQL
11 57 (36.77%) BDD
12 55 (35.48%) Windows
13 53 (34.19%) AngularJS
14 51 (32.90%) RESTful
15 49 (31.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (30.97%) Web Services
17 44 (28.39%) Java
18 43 (27.74%) HTML
19 42 (27.10%) jQuery
20 41 (26.45%) CSS
21 39 (25.16%) SQL
21 39 (25.16%) Unit Testing
22 38 (24.52%) Linux
22 38 (24.52%) Degree
23 36 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
24 35 (22.58%) WCF
25 34 (21.94%) Computer Science
26 32 (20.65%) Web Application Development
26 32 (20.65%) .NET Framework
27 30 (19.35%) Ruby

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (9.03%) IIS
1 14 (9.03%) Apache
2 11 (7.10%) Node.js
3 5 (3.23%) CMS
4 4 (2.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.16%) SaaS
4 5 (3.23%) GitHub
5 3 (1.94%) PaaS
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Wireless
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (62.58%) SQL Server
2 58 (37.42%) NoSQL
3 25 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 22 (14.19%) MySQL
5 21 (13.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (13.55%) Riak
6 12 (7.74%) CouchDB
6 12 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.81%) Big Data
8 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.94%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (14.19%) Maven
2 21 (13.55%) Ant
2 21 (13.55%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.26%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.97%) NUnit
5 15 (9.68%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.81%) FitNesse
6 9 (5.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (5.81%) Moq
6 9 (5.81%) MSTest
7 6 (3.87%) SpecFlow
7 6 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.23%) Selenium
8 5 (3.23%) JIRA
9 4 (2.58%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (1.29%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.29%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.29%) Subversion
12 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (10.32%) Finance
1 16 (10.32%) Advertising
1 16 (10.32%) Marketing
2 12 (7.74%) Legal
2 12 (7.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 126 (81.29%) Developer
2 63 (40.65%) .NET Developer
3 26 (16.77%) Senior Developer
4 24 (15.48%) Java Developer
5 21 (13.55%) Software Developer
6 20 (12.90%) C# Developer
7 16 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (9.03%) Software Engineer
9 10 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (5.81%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Architect
10 9 (5.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (5.16%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (5.16%) PHP Developer
12 7 (4.52%) .NET Software Developer
13 6 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.87%) .NET Development Manager
13 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.87%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (74.19%) .NET
2 82 (52.90%) ASP.NET
3 81 (52.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (34.19%) AngularJS
5 51 (32.90%) RESTful
6 49 (31.61%) ASP.NET Web API
7 48 (30.97%) Web Services
8 43 (27.74%) HTML
9 42 (27.10%) jQuery
10 41 (26.45%) CSS
11 35 (22.58%) WCF
12 32 (20.65%) .NET Framework
13 26 (16.77%) REST
14 23 (14.84%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (14.19%) WPF
16 20 (12.90%) HTML5
17 17 (10.97%) Entity Framework
18 15 (9.68%) Backbone.js
18 15 (9.68%) CodeIgniter
18 15 (9.68%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.94%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.61%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.81%) Social Network
6 2 (1.29%) Blog
6 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.29%) Physics
6 2 (1.29%) Telematics
6 2 (1.29%) Social Media
6 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.29%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.29%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 55 (35.48%) Windows
2 38 (24.52%) Linux
3 10 (6.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Debian
4 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) CentOS
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (88.39%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (65.81%) MVC
3 96 (61.94%) Scrum
4 57 (36.77%) BDD
5 39 (25.16%) Unit Testing
6 36 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (20.65%) Web Application Development
8 26 (16.77%) Dependency Injection
9 21 (13.55%) Document Management
9 21 (13.55%) Business Continuity
9 21 (13.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (12.26%) Software Engineering
12 18 (11.61%) Kanban
13 17 (10.97%) OO
14 12 (7.74%) OOD
15 11 (7.10%) ATDD
16 9 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (5.81%) MVVM
16 9 (5.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 110 (70.97%) C#
2 62 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 44 (28.39%) Java
4 39 (25.16%) SQL
5 30 (19.35%) Ruby
6 24 (15.48%) C++
7 22 (14.19%) PHP
7 22 (14.19%) VB.NET
8 18 (11.61%) Python
9 14 (9.03%) Objective-C
10 12 (7.74%) C
11 8 (5.16%) VB
12 7 (4.52%) T-SQL
13 5 (3.23%) PHP5
13 5 (3.23%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.94%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.65%) Scala
15 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (24.52%) Degree
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.58%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Puppet
1 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Facebook
2 23 (14.84%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.74%) Twitter
4 6 (3.87%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.58%) Oracle
5 4 (2.58%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.29%) Splunk
6 2 (1.29%) Google
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