The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 308 423 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.86% 7.29% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 8.53% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 290 395 294
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
TDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4577 4961 5039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.02% 85.52% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3832 4131 4187
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,909
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TDD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

TDD Salary Trend in the South West

TDD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in the South West

TDD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -30 80 £35,000 -14.11% 17
Somerset +30 63 £41,500 -2.35% 14
Dorset +2 46 £42,000 -11.57% 12
Devon -10 38 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Gloucestershire -5 37 £57,500 +15.00% 17
Wiltshire +2 34 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Cornwall -4 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for TDD.

1 573 (82.09%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (51.72%) C#
3 357 (51.15%) JavaScript
4 349 (50.00%) MVC
5 303 (43.41%) Java
6 295 (42.26%) .NET
7 286 (40.97%) HTML
8 254 (36.39%) CSS
9 232 (33.24%) ASP.NET
9 232 (33.24%) SQL Server
10 228 (32.66%) Continuous Integration
11 212 (30.37%) BDD
11 212 (30.37%) SQL
12 207 (29.66%) Scrum
13 190 (27.22%) Web Services
14 184 (26.36%) OO
15 172 (24.64%) Spring
16 155 (22.21%) AngularJS
17 153 (21.92%) HTML5
17 153 (21.92%) Git (software)
18 152 (21.78%) Finance
19 151 (21.63%) Software Engineering
20 150 (21.49%) ASP.NET MVC
21 140 (20.06%) Degree
22 139 (19.91%) jQuery
23 138 (19.77%) XML
24 135 (19.34%) Telecoms
25 130 (18.62%) SOAP
26 108 (15.47%) SDLC
27 107 (15.33%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 77 (11.03%) Node.js
2 44 (6.30%) Alfresco
2 44 (6.30%) Joomla!
3 43 (6.16%) JBoss
4 39 (5.59%) Mule
5 29 (4.15%) Mule ESB
5 29 (4.15%) Tomcat
6 24 (3.44%) CMS
7 23 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (2.87%) Apache
9 19 (2.72%) IIS
10 14 (2.01%) Apache Solr
11 11 (1.58%) Drupal
11 11 (1.58%) WordPress
12 9 (1.29%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.29%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.15%) Apache Spark
13 8 (1.15%) Confluence
14 7 (1.00%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 58 (8.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 60 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (7.02%) SaaS
3 38 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.72%) GitHub
6 8 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.86%) Trello
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (13.61%) Internet
2 11 (1.58%) HTTP
3 10 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.00%) Broadband
4 7 (1.00%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.00%) IPv6
4 7 (1.00%) SSH
5 6 (0.86%) DNS
6 5 (0.72%) SSL
7 4 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.57%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.29%) AMQP
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (33.24%) SQL Server
2 96 (13.75%) MongoDB
3 87 (12.46%) NoSQL
4 84 (12.03%) MySQL
5 72 (10.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 36 (5.16%) Relational Database
7 35 (5.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 29 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 19 (2.72%) Big Data
11 19 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (2.15%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.43%) Couchbase
13 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.43%) Sybase ASE
14 9 (1.29%) Redis
15 7 (1.00%) CouchDB
16 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 153 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 102 (14.61%) Maven
3 89 (12.75%) JIRA
4 85 (12.18%) Subversion
5 69 (9.89%) JUnit
6 61 (8.74%) Ant
6 61 (8.74%) Jenkins
7 50 (7.16%) Apache Ivy
8 47 (6.73%) Selenium
9 45 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 38 (5.44%) NUnit
10 38 (5.44%) Visual Studio
11 33 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 30 (4.30%) Moq
12 30 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
13 29 (4.15%) IntelliJ
14 25 (3.58%) Eclipse
15 24 (3.44%) WebDriver
16 21 (3.01%) Cucumber
17 18 (2.58%) Bitbucket
General
1 152 (21.78%) Finance
2 135 (19.34%) Telecoms
3 68 (9.74%) Banking
4 66 (9.46%) Marketing
5 65 (9.31%) Retail
6 60 (8.60%) Manufacturing
7 58 (8.31%) Electronics
8 14 (2.01%) Law
9 11 (1.58%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.86%) Back Office
10 6 (0.86%) Legal
11 5 (0.72%) Games
12 4 (0.57%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.14%) Advertising
14 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 552 (79.08%) Developer
2 185 (26.50%) .NET Developer
3 149 (21.35%) C# Developer
4 146 (20.92%) Java Developer
5 115 (16.48%) Senior Developer
6 107 (15.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 71 (10.17%) Software Engineer
8 65 (9.31%) Software Developer
9 61 (8.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 59 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 59 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 52 (7.45%) Java Engineer
12 46 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
13 44 (6.30%) Web Developer
14 43 (6.16%) PHP Developer
15 39 (5.59%) Junior
15 39 (5.59%) Junior Developer
16 34 (4.87%) Senior .NET Developer
17 33 (4.73%) C# Software Developer
17 33 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (42.26%) .NET
2 286 (40.97%) HTML
3 254 (36.39%) CSS
4 232 (33.24%) ASP.NET
5 190 (27.22%) Web Services
6 172 (24.64%) Spring
7 155 (22.21%) AngularJS
8 153 (21.92%) HTML5
9 150 (21.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 139 (19.91%) jQuery
11 138 (19.77%) XML
12 130 (18.62%) SOAP
13 100 (14.33%) Hibernate
14 96 (13.75%) Spring MVC
15 91 (13.04%) WCF
16 90 (12.89%) REST
17 88 (12.61%) .NET Framework
18 85 (12.18%) JSON
19 84 (12.03%) JPA
20 75 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.87%) RIA
3 38 (5.44%) Mobile App
4 37 (5.30%) Mathematics
5 29 (4.15%) Streaming Music
6 24 (3.44%) Digital Media
6 24 (3.44%) User Experience
7 23 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
9 18 (2.58%) Visualisation
10 15 (2.15%) Client/Server
11 14 (2.01%) iPhone
12 12 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.29%) Fixed Income
14 8 (1.15%) Internet of Things
14 8 (1.15%) N-Tier
15 7 (1.00%) Blog
16 5 (0.72%) SWIFT
16 5 (0.72%) Tandem
17 4 (0.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 107 (15.33%) Linux
2 82 (11.75%) Android
3 72 (10.32%) Apple iOS
4 67 (9.60%) Windows
5 44 (6.30%) Unix
6 15 (2.15%) FreeBSD
7 4 (0.57%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (82.09%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (50.00%) MVC
3 228 (32.66%) Continuous Integration
4 212 (30.37%) BDD
5 207 (29.66%) Scrum
6 184 (26.36%) OO
7 151 (21.63%) Software Engineering
8 108 (15.47%) SDLC
9 107 (15.33%) Kanban
10 101 (14.47%) Open Source
11 99 (14.18%) Web Development
12 93 (13.32%) Unit Testing
13 86 (12.32%) OOP
14 81 (11.60%) UML
15 73 (10.46%) E-Commerce
15 73 (10.46%) Mobile Development
16 68 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (9.46%) Web Application Development
18 63 (9.03%) iOS Development
19 61 (8.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 361 (51.72%) C#
2 357 (51.15%) JavaScript
3 303 (43.41%) Java
4 212 (30.37%) SQL
5 88 (12.61%) PHP
6 75 (10.74%) Python
7 70 (10.03%) Ruby
8 41 (5.87%) T-SQL
9 38 (5.44%) VB
10 36 (5.16%) VB.NET
11 31 (4.44%) C++
12 25 (3.58%) Groovy
13 20 (2.87%) Perl
14 19 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.15%) Objective-C
15 15 (2.15%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.86%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.29%) C
18 8 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 140 (20.06%) Degree
2 64 (9.17%) Security Cleared
3 46 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.86%) DV Cleared
4 13 (1.86%) ISEB
5 11 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCP
9 1 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.72%) QA
2 7 (1.00%) ISO 14001
2 7 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.72%) ISO15022
3 5 (0.72%) ISO20022
4 3 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.72%) Docker
1 5 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) etcd
Systems Management
1 28 (4.01%) Puppet
2 24 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.72%) Ansible
4 5 (0.72%) Control-M
5 4 (0.57%) Kibana
5 4 (0.57%) logstash
5 4 (0.57%) Salt
6 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (11.17%) Oracle
2 69 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 58 (8.31%) SAP
4 51 (7.31%) Adobe
5 36 (5.16%) Apple
6 24 (3.44%) hybris
7 15 (2.15%) Sybase
8 13 (1.86%) Google
9 12 (1.72%) Zend
10 6 (0.86%) Cegedim Rx
10 6 (0.86%) CODA
10 6 (0.86%) HP
10 6 (0.86%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.72%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.72%) BEA
11 5 (0.72%) Informatica
11 5 (0.72%) Splunk
11 5 (0.72%) VMware
12 3 (0.43%) Perforce
12 3 (0.43%) Telerik
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 52,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparex Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago