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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 52 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +30
Permanent jobs citing TDD 344 274 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.69% 5.09% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 6.23% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 317 255 175
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +31 131 £38,500 -3.75% 22
Wiltshire +12 54 £35,000 -5.40% 6
Devon -4 41 £36,000 +10.76% 5
Gloucestershire -16 39 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Dorset -14 37 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Somerset -1 36 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Cornwall -4 2 £26,000 -20.00%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 666 (86.16%) Agile Software Development
2 365 (47.22%) C#
3 357 (46.18%) .NET
4 336 (43.47%) Java
5 331 (42.82%) Scrum
6 323 (41.79%) MVC
7 319 (41.27%) SQL Server
8 305 (39.46%) JavaScript
9 275 (35.58%) ASP.NET
10 252 (32.60%) HTML
11 229 (29.62%) BDD
12 222 (28.72%) CSS
13 216 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 214 (27.68%) Spring
15 209 (27.04%) Continuous Integration
16 200 (25.87%) OO
17 191 (24.71%) WCF
18 170 (21.99%) Web Services
19 158 (20.44%) XML
20 150 (19.40%) SQL
20 150 (19.40%) Web Application Development
21 149 (19.28%) Git (software)
22 147 (19.02%) RESTful
23 133 (17.21%) Oracle
24 130 (16.82%) Kanban
25 119 (15.39%) HTML5
26 115 (14.88%) OOD
27 114 (14.75%) Ruby
28 111 (14.36%) Degree
29 109 (14.10%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 103 (13.32%) Node.js
2 31 (4.01%) WebLogic
3 26 (3.36%) Alfresco
4 25 (3.23%) Joomla!
5 24 (3.10%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.72%) JBoss
7 16 (2.07%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.81%) Apache ServiceMix
9 11 (1.42%) nginx
10 10 (1.29%) Gunicorn
11 9 (1.16%) IIS
11 9 (1.16%) Apache
12 6 (0.78%) Jetty
13 5 (0.65%) ColdFusion
13 5 (0.65%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.52%) Confluence
15 3 (0.39%) CMS
15 3 (0.39%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.68%) Magento
2 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.78%) Summit
4 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.03%) SaaS
5 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 101 (13.07%) Internet
2 17 (2.20%) HTTP
3 7 (0.91%) Firewall
3 7 (0.91%) Ethernet
3 7 (0.91%) Kerberos
3 7 (0.91%) SNMP
3 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.91%) SMTP
3 7 (0.91%) LDAP
4 4 (0.52%) Broadband
5 3 (0.39%) IPv4
5 3 (0.39%) IPv6
5 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 98 (12.68%) NoSQL
3 73 (9.44%) PostgreSQL
4 66 (8.54%) MySQL
5 36 (4.66%) MongoDB
6 34 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.10%) Big Data
8 24 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 16 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.03%) RavenDB
13 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.65%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.65%) Redis
15 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.39%) SQLite
16 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 2 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 149 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 99 (12.81%) NUnit
3 91 (11.77%) JUnit
4 84 (10.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 75 (9.70%) Eclipse
6 70 (9.06%) Maven
7 69 (8.93%) Moq
8 66 (8.54%) Subversion
9 57 (7.37%) Ant
10 48 (6.21%) Jenkins
10 48 (6.21%) Cucumber
11 38 (4.92%) Visual Studio
12 37 (4.79%) JIRA
13 36 (4.66%) MSTest
14 34 (4.40%) TeamCity
15 31 (4.01%) SpecFlow
16 28 (3.62%) Selenium
17 25 (3.23%) CruiseControl
17 25 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
18 20 (2.59%) JDeveloper
General
1 108 (13.97%) Finance
2 52 (6.73%) Games
3 48 (6.21%) Banking
4 43 (5.56%) Advertising
5 38 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 37 (4.79%) Retail
7 15 (1.94%) Marketing
8 14 (1.81%) French Language
9 8 (1.03%) Electronics
10 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.78%) Music Industry
11 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.78%) Back Office
12 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 638 (82.54%) Developer
2 235 (30.40%) .NET Developer
3 206 (26.65%) Java Developer
4 103 (13.32%) Senior Developer
5 70 (9.06%) C# Developer
6 59 (7.63%) Software Developer
7 56 (7.24%) Software Engineer
8 38 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (4.01%) PHP Developer
11 30 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
12 25 (3.23%) Team Leader
13 23 (2.98%) Web Developer
13 23 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (2.85%) Senior Software Developer
15 19 (2.46%) Senior .NET Developer
15 19 (2.46%) Graduate
16 16 (2.07%) Python Developer
17 14 (1.81%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (46.18%) .NET
2 275 (35.58%) ASP.NET
3 252 (32.60%) HTML
4 222 (28.72%) CSS
5 216 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 214 (27.68%) Spring
7 191 (24.71%) WCF
8 170 (21.99%) Web Services
9 158 (20.44%) XML
10 147 (19.02%) RESTful
11 119 (15.39%) HTML5
12 97 (12.55%) SOAP
13 96 (12.42%) Hibernate
14 88 (11.38%) jQuery
15 81 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 80 (10.35%) .NET Framework
17 79 (10.22%) JSON
18 66 (8.54%) AngularJS
18 66 (8.54%) J2EE
19 62 (8.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.57%) Open Source
2 70 (9.06%) Computer Science
3 57 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (6.73%) Mobile App
5 47 (6.08%) Inversion of Control
6 46 (5.95%) Mathematics
7 40 (5.17%) RIA
8 31 (4.01%) iPhone
9 25 (3.23%) Social Network
10 23 (2.98%) Social Media
11 20 (2.59%) N-Tier
11 20 (2.59%) BBC
12 19 (2.46%) Client/Server
12 19 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (1.94%) User Experience
14 14 (1.81%) SWIFT
14 14 (1.81%) iPad
15 13 (1.68%) Mobile Payment
16 12 (1.55%) Data Structures
17 10 (1.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 80 (10.35%) Windows
2 77 (9.96%) Android
3 74 (9.57%) Linux
4 60 (7.76%) Apple iOS
5 39 (5.05%) UNIX
6 30 (3.88%) Windows Phone
7 16 (2.07%) Solaris
8 13 (1.68%) Mac OS X
8 13 (1.68%) Windows Phone 7
9 10 (1.29%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.26%) CentOS
11 2 (0.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (86.16%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (42.82%) Scrum
3 323 (41.79%) MVC
4 229 (29.62%) BDD
5 209 (27.04%) Continuous Integration
6 200 (25.87%) OO
7 150 (19.40%) Web Application Development
8 130 (16.82%) Kanban
9 115 (14.88%) OOD
10 109 (14.10%) Software Engineering
11 107 (13.84%) OOP
12 90 (11.64%) Unit Testing
13 89 (11.51%) Pair Programming
14 79 (10.22%) E-Commerce
15 60 (7.76%) Dependency Injection
15 60 (7.76%) Web Development
16 49 (6.34%) Android Development
17 46 (5.95%) UML
18 41 (5.30%) MVVM
18 41 (5.30%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 365 (47.22%) C#
2 336 (43.47%) Java
3 305 (39.46%) JavaScript
4 150 (19.40%) SQL
5 114 (14.75%) Ruby
6 77 (9.96%) C++
7 64 (8.28%) PHP
8 47 (6.08%) Python
9 33 (4.27%) PL/SQL
9 33 (4.27%) VB.NET
10 26 (3.36%) C
11 22 (2.85%) Objective-C
12 18 (2.33%) VB
13 15 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 13 (1.68%) Perl
14 13 (1.68%) XAML
15 12 (1.55%) Golang
15 12 (1.55%) Scala
16 10 (1.29%) Dart
17 8 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 111 (14.36%) Degree
2 41 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.29%) ISEB
6 6 (0.78%) MCP
7 5 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.39%) MCAD
9 3 (0.39%) MCSD
9 3 (0.39%) HND
9 3 (0.39%) MCTS
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.27%) QA
2 6 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 6 (0.78%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.91%) qmail
3 1 (0.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.03%) Puppet
2 7 (0.91%) Nagios
2 7 (0.91%) Zenoss
2 7 (0.91%) yum
3 2 (0.26%) Graphite
3 2 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 133 (17.21%) Oracle
2 66 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.76%) Facebook
4 48 (6.21%) Google
5 40 (5.17%) Adobe
6 35 (4.53%) Zend
7 32 (4.14%) hybris
8 20 (2.59%) Yahoo!
8 20 (2.59%) Apple
8 20 (2.59%) Sony
9 14 (1.81%) VMware
9 14 (1.81%) IBM
10 11 (1.42%) Twitter
11 10 (1.29%) Xamarin
12 9 (1.16%) SAP
13 4 (0.52%) RedPrairie
13 4 (0.52%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.52%) Endeca
14 2 (0.26%) Trapeze
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Discretionary relocation assistanc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum with Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 4 days ago