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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 91 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 46 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.85% 2.61% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 3.61% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 65
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £56,500
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
1859 1662 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.81% 72.39% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1295 1317
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Reading

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (59.49%) Git (software)
2 44 (55.70%) Java
3 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 41 (51.90%) BDD
4 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (46.84%) HTML
6 36 (45.57%) CSS
7 33 (41.77%) jQuery
8 31 (39.24%) Web Services
8 31 (39.24%) Scrum
9 30 (37.97%) .NET
10 28 (35.44%) SQL
10 28 (35.44%) MySQL
10 28 (35.44%) MVC
10 28 (35.44%) Finance
10 28 (35.44%) Spring
11 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET
12 26 (32.91%) J2EE
13 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
13 25 (31.65%) C#
13 25 (31.65%) Linux
13 25 (31.65%) SOA
14 24 (30.38%) XML
14 24 (30.38%) Degree
14 24 (30.38%) Computer Science
15 23 (29.11%) Unit Testing
15 23 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (26.58%) Selenium
16 21 (26.58%) Telecoms
17 20 (25.32%) JSP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (24.05%) Apache
1 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
2 18 (22.78%) Apache Solr
3 10 (12.66%) Node.js
4 3 (3.80%) nginx
5 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.53%) Mule
6 1 (1.27%) CMS
6 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.53%) Heroku
1 2 (2.53%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) HTTP
2 15 (18.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.44%) MySQL
2 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.46%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.53%) Redis
6 2 (2.53%) Riak
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.27%) DataStage
7 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (59.49%) Git (software)
2 21 (26.58%) Selenium
3 18 (22.78%) Mockito
4 9 (11.39%) WebDriver
5 8 (10.13%) NUnit
6 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
7 6 (7.59%) JUnit
7 6 (7.59%) Maven
8 5 (6.33%) Subversion
9 4 (5.06%) Ant
9 4 (5.06%) PhantomJS
9 4 (5.06%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (3.80%) LoadUI
10 3 (3.80%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.53%) JIRA
11 2 (2.53%) jMock
11 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Workshop
11 2 (2.53%) JMeter
11 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 21 (26.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.86%) Advertising
4 4 (5.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.27%) French Language
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) Consultant
2 18 (22.78%) Java Developer
2 18 (22.78%) .NET Developer
2 18 (22.78%) Java Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) Architect
4 10 (12.66%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Java Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Solutions Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Java Solutions Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.13%) Programmer
6 8 (10.13%) Lead Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) HTML
2 36 (45.57%) CSS
3 33 (41.77%) jQuery
4 31 (39.24%) Web Services
5 30 (37.97%) .NET
6 28 (35.44%) Spring
7 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET
8 26 (32.91%) J2EE
9 24 (30.38%) XML
10 23 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (25.32%) JSP
12 18 (22.78%) XSLT
12 18 (22.78%) XHTML
12 18 (22.78%) Java EE
12 18 (22.78%) WCF
13 15 (18.99%) RESTful
14 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (15.19%) SOAP
16 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
17 10 (12.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
2 18 (22.78%) iPad
3 5 (6.33%) Open Source
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) Windows
3 3 (3.80%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.53%) Debian
4 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) BDD
2 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.24%) Scrum
4 28 (35.44%) MVC
5 25 (31.65%) SOA
6 23 (29.11%) Unit Testing
7 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
8 19 (24.05%) DSDM
9 18 (22.78%) Extreme Programming
10 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (15.19%) Web Application Development
12 9 (11.39%) User Stories
13 7 (8.86%) Web Development
13 7 (8.86%) OO
14 6 (7.59%) Pair Programming
15 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
15 4 (5.06%) Project Management
15 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
15 4 (5.06%) DevOps
16 3 (3.80%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) Java
2 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.44%) SQL
4 25 (31.65%) C#
5 12 (15.19%) VB
5 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
5 12 (15.19%) Ruby
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) PHP5
7 3 (3.80%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) C++
8 2 (2.53%) Delphi
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) SAP
2 18 (22.78%) hybris
3 9 (11.39%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.53%) Adobe
5 2 (2.53%) Sun
5 2 (2.53%) Genesys
5 2 (2.53%) BEA
5 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) Cognos
5 2 (2.53%) Akamai
5 2 (2.53%) Tableau
6 1 (1.27%) JBoss
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Posted: 2 days ago
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