The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 20 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.88% 6.35% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 8.09% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 31
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +50.00%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
385 507 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 74.61% 78.48% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 331 426 412
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

TDD
Salary Trend in Slough

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

TDD Salary Trend in Slough

TDD
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Slough

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 35 (53.03%) MVC
2 33 (50.00%) HTML
3 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (45.45%) Java
5 27 (40.91%) Subversion
5 27 (40.91%) JIRA
5 27 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
6 26 (39.39%) Scrum
7 25 (37.88%) XML
7 25 (37.88%) Spring
7 25 (37.88%) Jenkins
8 23 (34.85%) Struts
8 23 (34.85%) Tomcat
9 22 (33.33%) Velocity
10 21 (31.82%) XHTML
10 21 (31.82%) C#
10 21 (31.82%) .NET
10 21 (31.82%) Extreme Programming
10 21 (31.82%) Web Application Development
11 20 (30.30%) Pair Programming
12 19 (28.79%) Groovy
12 19 (28.79%) Scala
12 19 (28.79%) Open Source
12 19 (28.79%) J2EE
12 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET
12 19 (28.79%) E-Commerce
12 19 (28.79%) MongoDB
13 18 (27.27%) Gradle
14 17 (25.76%) Eclipse

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (34.85%) Tomcat
2 17 (25.76%) Apache
2 17 (25.76%) Liferay
2 17 (25.76%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) MongoDB
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Subversion
1 27 (40.91%) JIRA
2 25 (37.88%) Jenkins
3 18 (27.27%) Gradle
4 17 (25.76%) Eclipse
4 17 (25.76%) IntelliJ
5 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
6 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (9.09%) Maven
7 6 (9.09%) EasyMock
7 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 6 (9.09%) Artifactory
8 3 (4.55%) Hudson
8 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.03%) NUnit
9 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Investment Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (71.21%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Website Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (37.88%) XML
2 25 (37.88%) Spring
3 23 (34.85%) Struts
4 22 (33.33%) Velocity
5 21 (31.82%) XHTML
5 21 (31.82%) .NET
6 19 (28.79%) J2EE
6 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET
7 17 (25.76%) XSLT
7 17 (25.76%) Servlets
7 17 (25.76%) RESTful
7 17 (25.76%) JSR 168
8 15 (22.73%) jQuery
9 13 (19.70%) CSS
10 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (15.15%) Hibernate
11 7 (10.61%) Ajax
12 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 6 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Open Source
2 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Solaris
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) MVC
2 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (39.39%) Scrum
5 21 (31.82%) Extreme Programming
5 21 (31.82%) Web Application Development
6 20 (30.30%) Pair Programming
7 19 (28.79%) E-Commerce
8 17 (25.76%) Functional Testing
9 16 (24.24%) User Stories
10 13 (19.70%) SOA
11 11 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (15.15%) OO
13 8 (12.12%) Web Development
13 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 8 (12.12%) Quality Management
14 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
15 6 (9.09%) DSDM
16 5 (7.58%) Kanban
16 5 (7.58%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) Java
2 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) C#
4 19 (28.79%) Groovy
4 19 (28.79%) Scala
5 13 (19.70%) SQL
6 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.58%) PHP
8 3 (4.55%) Python
9 2 (3.03%) XAML
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
1 17 (25.76%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (3.03%) Zend
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
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