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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 36 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +46
Permanent jobs citing TDD 467 372 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.86% 6.08% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% 7.38% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 405 346 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
5069 5040 4179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.32% 82.37% 82.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4277 4082 3586
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +5 186 £47,500 +5.55% 23
Wiltshire +4 68 £37,500 +2.04% 7
Somerset +23 57 £40,000 -15.78% 13
Devon +7 54 £37,500 - 17
Gloucestershire +9 51 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Dorset -14 43 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Cornwall -6 4 £36,750 -26.50%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 742 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (45.39%) Java
3 394 (43.73%) C#
4 380 (42.18%) Scrum
5 372 (41.29%) .NET
6 343 (38.07%) MVC
7 340 (37.74%) JavaScript
8 317 (35.18%) CSS
9 313 (34.74%) SQL Server
9 313 (34.74%) HTML
10 282 (31.30%) ASP.NET
11 241 (26.75%) Spring
12 237 (26.30%) BDD
13 228 (25.31%) SQL
14 219 (24.31%) Git (software)
15 213 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
16 206 (22.86%) Software Engineering
17 205 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 197 (21.86%) OO
19 165 (18.31%) Web Services
20 157 (17.43%) Web Application Development
21 149 (16.54%) RESTful
22 147 (16.32%) jQuery
22 147 (16.32%) Degree
23 145 (16.09%) Ajax
23 145 (16.09%) XML
24 144 (15.98%) Finance
24 144 (15.98%) WCF
25 142 (15.76%) Node.js
26 139 (15.43%) HTML5

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 142 (15.76%) Node.js
2 53 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 49 (5.44%) JBoss
4 38 (4.22%) WebLogic
5 30 (3.33%) Mule
6 27 (3.00%) Mule ESB
7 26 (2.89%) WebSphere
8 23 (2.55%) Confluence
9 21 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
10 18 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.89%) Joomla!
12 16 (1.78%) Alfresco
13 15 (1.66%) Apache
14 13 (1.44%) IIS
15 7 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.78%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.78%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.55%) nginx
16 5 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 5 (0.55%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 30 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.77%) SaaS
4 23 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.00%) GitHub
6 8 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.55%) PaaS
7 5 (0.55%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.66%) Internet
2 45 (4.99%) HTTP
3 4 (0.44%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.22%) FTP
5 2 (0.22%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) Wireless
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) DNS
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 101 (11.21%) MySQL
3 97 (10.77%) NoSQL
4 78 (8.66%) MongoDB
5 64 (7.10%) Relational Database
6 36 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 31 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 18 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.66%) Big Data
12 9 (1.00%) HBase
12 9 (1.00%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.55%) UniData
13 5 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.55%) Redis
13 5 (0.55%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 219 (24.31%) Git (software)
2 132 (14.65%) JUnit
3 119 (13.21%) Maven
4 103 (11.43%) Subversion
5 92 (10.21%) Eclipse
6 84 (9.32%) Selenium
7 83 (9.21%) Jenkins
8 74 (8.21%) NUnit
9 71 (7.88%) JIRA
10 63 (6.99%) Ant
10 63 (6.99%) Rhino Mocks
11 42 (4.66%) Cucumber
12 38 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 32 (3.55%) Visual Studio
14 30 (3.33%) Mockito
15 29 (3.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (3.11%) Moq
16 28 (3.11%) Spock
17 26 (2.89%) IntelliJ
18 25 (2.77%) MSTest
General
1 144 (15.98%) Finance
2 68 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 60 (6.66%) Retail
4 50 (5.55%) Banking
5 45 (4.99%) Marketing
6 33 (3.66%) Manufacturing
7 32 (3.55%) Back Office
7 32 (3.55%) Electronics
7 32 (3.55%) Games
8 20 (2.22%) Advertising
9 9 (1.00%) French Language
10 8 (0.89%) Legal
11 5 (0.55%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.33%) Polish Language
12 3 (0.33%) Russian Language
12 3 (0.33%) Ukrainian Language
12 3 (0.33%) Publishing
12 3 (0.33%) Automotive
13 2 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 691 (76.69%) Developer
2 241 (26.75%) .NET Developer
3 219 (24.31%) Java Developer
4 142 (15.76%) Senior Developer
5 113 (12.54%) Software Engineer
6 81 (8.99%) C# Developer
7 69 (7.66%) Software Developer
8 61 (6.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 56 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 44 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 39 (4.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (4.22%) Junior
12 38 (4.22%) Lead Developer
13 36 (4.00%) Graduate
13 36 (4.00%) Junior Developer
14 35 (3.88%) Architect
15 33 (3.66%) Web Developer
16 30 (3.33%) Applications Developer
17 29 (3.22%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (41.29%) .NET
2 317 (35.18%) CSS
3 313 (34.74%) HTML
4 282 (31.30%) ASP.NET
5 241 (26.75%) Spring
6 205 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 165 (18.31%) Web Services
8 149 (16.54%) RESTful
9 147 (16.32%) jQuery
10 145 (16.09%) Ajax
10 145 (16.09%) XML
11 144 (15.98%) WCF
12 139 (15.43%) HTML5
13 131 (14.54%) JSON
14 123 (13.65%) Hibernate
15 119 (13.21%) AngularJS
16 111 (12.32%) SOAP
17 99 (10.99%) ASP.NET Web API
18 98 (10.88%) REST
19 95 (10.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.66%) Computer Science
2 43 (4.77%) Inversion of Control
3 36 (4.00%) Social Network
4 34 (3.77%) User Experience
5 33 (3.66%) Mathematics
6 30 (3.33%) DTV
6 30 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.89%) Streaming Music
8 24 (2.66%) Xbox
9 23 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 22 (2.44%) N-Tier
11 19 (2.11%) SWIFT
12 16 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.78%) RIA
13 15 (1.66%) Smartphone
14 13 (1.44%) iPhone
14 13 (1.44%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.89%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 133 (14.76%) Linux
2 81 (8.99%) Windows
3 71 (7.88%) Android
4 54 (5.99%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.44%) UNIX
6 27 (3.00%) Windows Phone
7 16 (1.78%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.89%) Windows Phone 7
10 5 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.55%) CentOS
11 3 (0.33%) Fedora
12 2 (0.22%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.11%) Solaris
13 1 (0.11%) Debian
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 742 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (42.18%) Scrum
3 343 (38.07%) MVC
4 237 (26.30%) BDD
5 213 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
6 206 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 197 (21.86%) OO
8 157 (17.43%) Web Application Development
9 107 (11.88%) Unit Testing
10 103 (11.43%) SDLC
11 89 (9.88%) Kanban
12 86 (9.54%) OOP
13 83 (9.21%) Open Source
14 74 (8.21%) Pair Programming
15 72 (7.99%) E-Commerce
16 70 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
16 70 (7.77%) UML
17 65 (7.21%) Web Development
18 58 (6.44%) Dependency Injection
19 54 (5.99%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 409 (45.39%) Java
2 394 (43.73%) C#
3 340 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 228 (25.31%) SQL
5 100 (11.10%) C++
6 94 (10.43%) PHP
7 79 (8.77%) Ruby
8 73 (8.10%) Python
9 54 (5.99%) C
10 28 (3.11%) Groovy
10 28 (3.11%) Perl
11 24 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 22 (2.44%) Objective-C
13 20 (2.22%) VB
13 20 (2.22%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.78%) XAML
15 14 (1.55%) Scala
15 14 (1.55%) T-SQL
16 13 (1.44%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 147 (16.32%) Degree
2 41 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.66%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.00%) ISEB
6 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.44%) MBA
7 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.33%) HND
9 2 (0.22%) HNC
9 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.66%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 21 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.66%) Docker
3 8 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (3.11%) Puppet
2 9 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.89%) Ansible
4 3 (0.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 124 (13.76%) Oracle
2 68 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.66%) SAP
4 30 (3.33%) Google
5 22 (2.44%) Xamarin
6 21 (2.33%) VMware
7 16 (1.78%) Sybase
8 15 (1.66%) Adobe
8 15 (1.66%) ATG
9 14 (1.55%) hybris
9 14 (1.55%) BEA
9 14 (1.55%) Apple
10 13 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.44%) IBM
11 12 (1.33%) Perforce
12 10 (1.11%) Zend
13 9 (1.00%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.89%) Facebook
14 8 (0.89%) Twitter
15 6 (0.67%) TIBCO
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Salary: £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tavistock, Devon
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Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Channel Isles
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tavistock, Devon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devizes, Wiltshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago