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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs citing TDD 470 365 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.00% 5.94% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.50% 7.18% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 431 333 169
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
4945 5083 4251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.16% 82.70% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 4141 3657
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +11 215 £42,500 -19.04% 20
Devon +16 67 £37,500 +8.69% 14
Wiltshire -1 55 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Gloucestershire +6 50 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Somerset +10 39 £42,500 +3.65% 9
Dorset -17 38 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Cornwall -8 4 £36,750 +31.25%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 708 (81.57%) Agile Software Development
2 407 (46.89%) Java
3 364 (41.94%) C#
4 353 (40.67%) .NET
5 351 (40.44%) Scrum
6 340 (39.17%) JavaScript
7 333 (38.36%) MVC
8 325 (37.44%) HTML
9 320 (36.87%) CSS
10 301 (34.68%) SQL Server
11 264 (30.41%) ASP.NET
12 247 (28.46%) Spring
13 218 (25.12%) SQL
14 209 (24.08%) BDD
15 204 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
16 198 (22.81%) Git (software)
17 194 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC
18 186 (21.43%) OO
19 185 (21.31%) Software Engineering
20 165 (19.01%) Web Application Development
21 161 (18.55%) Web Services
22 153 (17.63%) HTML5
23 151 (17.40%) Degree
24 148 (17.05%) XML
25 143 (16.47%) Node.js
26 141 (16.24%) Ajax
27 140 (16.13%) WCF
28 139 (16.01%) RESTful
29 138 (15.90%) Finance
30 135 (15.55%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 143 (16.47%) Node.js
2 52 (5.99%) Tomcat
3 48 (5.53%) JBoss
4 31 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 28 (3.23%) Mule
6 25 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 24 (2.76%) Mule ESB
8 22 (2.53%) Apache ServiceMix
9 20 (2.30%) Confluence
10 15 (1.73%) Alfresco
11 14 (1.61%) Joomla!
12 11 (1.27%) Apache
13 10 (1.15%) IIS
13 10 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.81%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.69%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.58%) nginx
16 5 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.58%) ArcSDE
16 5 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (1.04%) Photoshop
1 9 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.35%) Summit
3 2 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (2.65%) SaaS
4 19 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.04%) GitHub
6 6 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.91%) Internet
2 47 (5.41%) HTTP
3 4 (0.46%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.35%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.35%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.23%) FTP
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (34.68%) SQL Server
2 112 (12.90%) MySQL
3 88 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 68 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 63 (7.26%) MongoDB
6 43 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (4.49%) RDBMS
8 20 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.38%) Big Data
11 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.15%) HBase
13 9 (1.04%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.81%) UniData
15 5 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.35%) Pentaho
16 3 (0.35%) SQLite
16 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 198 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 129 (14.86%) JUnit
3 117 (13.48%) Maven
4 92 (10.60%) Subversion
5 81 (9.33%) NUnit
6 77 (8.87%) Eclipse
7 73 (8.41%) Jenkins
8 63 (7.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 61 (7.03%) Selenium
10 59 (6.80%) Ant
11 56 (6.45%) JIRA
12 36 (4.15%) Cucumber
13 32 (3.69%) Visual Studio
14 30 (3.46%) Moq
14 30 (3.46%) MSTest
15 29 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (2.88%) IntelliJ
17 23 (2.65%) WebDriver
18 22 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 20 (2.30%) Mockito
General
1 138 (15.90%) Finance
2 63 (7.26%) Telecoms
3 52 (5.99%) Banking
4 51 (5.88%) Retail
5 46 (5.30%) Marketing
6 30 (3.46%) Games
7 29 (3.34%) Manufacturing
8 28 (3.23%) Electronics
9 24 (2.76%) Advertising
10 19 (2.19%) Back Office
11 11 (1.27%) French Language
12 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.58%) Legal
13 5 (0.58%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.35%) Publishing
15 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 2 (0.23%) Military
16 1 (0.12%) Avionics
16 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 684 (78.80%) Developer
2 227 (26.15%) .NET Developer
3 222 (25.58%) Java Developer
4 125 (14.40%) Senior Developer
5 106 (12.21%) Software Engineer
6 74 (8.53%) C# Developer
7 65 (7.49%) Software Developer
8 48 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 45 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
10 44 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 37 (4.26%) Graduate
12 36 (4.15%) Web Developer
12 36 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 34 (3.92%) Lead Developer
14 33 (3.80%) Architect
14 33 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
15 31 (3.57%) Junior
16 30 (3.46%) Junior Developer
17 28 (3.23%) Applications Developer
18 27 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (40.67%) .NET
2 325 (37.44%) HTML
3 320 (36.87%) CSS
4 264 (30.41%) ASP.NET
5 247 (28.46%) Spring
6 194 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 161 (18.55%) Web Services
8 153 (17.63%) HTML5
9 148 (17.05%) XML
10 141 (16.24%) Ajax
11 140 (16.13%) WCF
12 139 (16.01%) RESTful
13 133 (15.32%) JSON
13 133 (15.32%) jQuery
14 128 (14.75%) Hibernate
15 115 (13.25%) AngularJS
16 105 (12.10%) CSS3
17 93 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
18 92 (10.60%) SOAP
19 88 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.45%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
3 39 (4.49%) Mathematics
4 37 (4.26%) Social Network
5 36 (4.15%) User Experience
6 26 (3.00%) Streaming Music
6 26 (3.00%) DTV
7 24 (2.76%) N-Tier
8 23 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 23 (2.65%) Xbox
9 21 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (2.42%) Client/Server
10 20 (2.30%) SWIFT
11 18 (2.07%) Data Structures
11 18 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.73%) RIA
13 14 (1.61%) Smartphone
14 12 (1.38%) iPhone
15 8 (0.92%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 135 (15.55%) Linux
2 73 (8.41%) Windows
3 64 (7.37%) Android
4 46 (5.30%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.76%) UNIX
6 23 (2.65%) Windows Phone
7 15 (1.73%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.69%) Windows Phone 7
10 5 (0.58%) CentOS
10 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.35%) Fedora
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (81.57%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (40.44%) Scrum
3 333 (38.36%) MVC
4 209 (24.08%) BDD
5 204 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
6 186 (21.43%) OO
7 185 (21.31%) Software Engineering
8 165 (19.01%) Web Application Development
9 100 (11.52%) Unit Testing
10 97 (11.18%) SDLC
11 91 (10.48%) Kanban
12 81 (9.33%) OOP
13 79 (9.10%) Open Source
14 73 (8.41%) Pair Programming
15 71 (8.18%) E-Commerce
16 66 (7.60%) Dependency Injection
17 62 (7.14%) Web Development
18 61 (7.03%) UML
18 61 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
19 55 (6.34%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 407 (46.89%) Java
2 364 (41.94%) C#
3 340 (39.17%) JavaScript
4 218 (25.12%) SQL
5 104 (11.98%) PHP
6 87 (10.02%) C++
7 66 (7.60%) Ruby
8 60 (6.91%) Python
9 44 (5.07%) C
10 31 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.30%) Perl
12 19 (2.19%) Objective-C
13 15 (1.73%) XAML
13 15 (1.73%) Groovy
13 15 (1.73%) VB
14 14 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.15%) Go
17 8 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 151 (17.40%) Degree
2 33 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.15%) ISEB
5 9 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.46%) MBA
8 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.35%) HND
8 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.23%) HNC
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 22 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.84%) Docker
3 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (4.03%) Puppet
2 11 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.12%) logstash
4 1 (0.12%) Graphite
Vendors
1 115 (13.25%) Oracle
2 66 (7.60%) Microsoft
3 31 (3.57%) Google
4 27 (3.11%) SAP
5 22 (2.53%) VMware
6 20 (2.30%) Xamarin
7 15 (1.73%) hybris
8 14 (1.61%) Adobe
9 13 (1.50%) IBM
9 13 (1.50%) Zend
10 12 (1.38%) Apple
10 12 (1.38%) BEA
10 12 (1.38%) Sybase
11 11 (1.27%) Facebook
12 10 (1.15%) Perforce
13 8 (0.92%) ATG
13 8 (0.92%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.92%) Twitter
14 6 (0.69%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.69%) ESRI
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