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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 51 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 15 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.07% 6.09% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 8.04% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 30
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
382 460 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.28% 75.66% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 327 380 411
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Slough

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) MVC
3 24 (53.33%) HTML
4 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 19 (42.22%) Java
5 19 (42.22%) XML
6 18 (40.00%) Subversion
7 17 (37.78%) C#
7 17 (37.78%) .NET
8 15 (33.33%) Scrum
8 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 15 (33.33%) JIRA
8 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (31.11%) Spring
9 14 (31.11%) XHTML
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
10 13 (28.89%) Velocity
10 13 (28.89%) jQuery
10 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
11 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 12 (26.67%) Groovy
11 12 (26.67%) Scala
11 12 (26.67%) Open Source
11 12 (26.67%) Pair Programming
11 12 (26.67%) Extreme Programming
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 11 (24.44%) Eclipse
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
12 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
12 11 (24.44%) Tomcat

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.22%) Liferay
2 10 (22.22%) Alfresco
2 10 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Subversion
2 15 (33.33%) JIRA
3 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
4 11 (24.44%) Eclipse
4 11 (24.44%) Gradle
5 10 (22.22%) IntelliJ
6 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
9 3 (6.67%) NUnit
9 3 (6.67%) Hudson
9 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
10 2 (4.44%) Maven
11 1 (2.22%) Ant
11 1 (2.22%) JUnit
11 1 (2.22%) EasyMock
11 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
11 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Senior Developer
3 10 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Website Developer
9 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
9 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 19 (42.22%) XML
3 17 (37.78%) .NET
4 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 14 (31.11%) Spring
5 14 (31.11%) XHTML
6 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 13 (28.89%) Velocity
6 13 (28.89%) jQuery
7 11 (24.44%) Struts
7 11 (24.44%) RESTful
8 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (22.22%) JSR 168
8 10 (22.22%) XSLT
8 10 (22.22%) Servlets
8 10 (22.22%) J2EE
9 7 (15.56%) Ajax
10 6 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Solaris
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) MVC
3 15 (33.33%) Scrum
3 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Pair Programming
4 12 (26.67%) Extreme Programming
5 11 (24.44%) Web Application Development
6 10 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 9 (20.00%) User Stories
8 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.56%) OO
9 7 (15.56%) SOA
10 6 (13.33%) DSDM
11 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 5 (11.11%) Web Development
11 5 (11.11%) Kanban
11 5 (11.11%) BDD
11 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) C#
4 12 (26.67%) Groovy
4 12 (26.67%) Scala
5 10 (22.22%) SQL
6 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 3 (6.67%) Python
9 2 (4.44%) XAML
10 1 (2.22%) Ruby
10 1 (2.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (4.44%) Zend
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
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