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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 350 463 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.20% 7.79% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 8.91% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 332 413 398
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
4954 5197 5227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.77% 87.39% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4378 4296
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 140 £43,750 -3.84% 21
Gloucestershire +4 65 £48,750 +8.33% 6
Dorset +14 43 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Somerset -16 41 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Devon -16 27 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire -26 27 £35,000 -9.09% 3
Cornwall -18 4 £40,000 +3.89%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 548 (79.08%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (55.56%) C#
3 339 (48.92%) .NET
4 331 (47.76%) JavaScript
5 272 (39.25%) MVC
6 261 (37.66%) Java
7 258 (37.23%) HTML
8 237 (34.20%) SQL Server
9 234 (33.77%) CSS
10 225 (32.47%) ASP.NET
10 225 (32.47%) BDD
11 206 (29.73%) AngularJS
12 204 (29.44%) SQL
13 184 (26.55%) Scrum
14 182 (26.26%) Web Services
15 163 (23.52%) Continuous Integration
16 152 (21.93%) Finance
17 142 (20.49%) Git (software)
18 138 (19.91%) Spring
19 137 (19.77%) OO
20 129 (18.61%) SOAP
20 129 (18.61%) Node.js
21 126 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
22 122 (17.60%) MongoDB
23 121 (17.46%) RESTful
24 120 (17.32%) HTML5
25 115 (16.59%) Web Development
25 115 (16.59%) Python
26 112 (16.16%) Kanban
27 107 (15.44%) jQuery

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 72 (10.39%) Tomcat
2 59 (8.51%) JBoss
3 42 (6.06%) Mule
4 41 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
5 35 (5.05%) Mule ESB
6 26 (3.75%) Alfresco
6 26 (3.75%) Joomla!
7 25 (3.61%) Apache Solr
8 20 (2.89%) Apache Spark
8 20 (2.89%) IIS
8 20 (2.89%) Jetty
8 20 (2.89%) WebLogic
8 20 (2.89%) WebSphere
9 19 (2.74%) Apache
10 16 (2.31%) Confluence
11 13 (1.88%) CMS
11 13 (1.88%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.59%) Umbraco
13 9 (1.30%) nginx
14 8 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.87%) MS Office
3 5 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 51 (7.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 75 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (6.20%) SaaS
4 30 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.16%) GitHub
6 9 (1.30%) PaaS
7 7 (1.01%) IaaS
8 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.43%) Trello
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (11.11%) Internet
2 17 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.31%) IPv6
4 15 (2.16%) Ethernet
5 14 (2.02%) Broadband
6 7 (1.01%) DNS
7 5 (0.72%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.72%) SSH
8 3 (0.43%) Network Security
9 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.14%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (34.20%) SQL Server
2 122 (17.60%) MongoDB
3 107 (15.44%) NoSQL
4 90 (12.99%) MySQL
5 74 (10.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 35 (5.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 33 (4.76%) Big Data
7 33 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (4.33%) Relational Database
10 22 (3.17%) Couchbase
10 22 (3.17%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.89%) Redis
12 19 (2.74%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.73%) Riak
14 12 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (1.30%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 142 (20.49%) Git (software)
2 100 (14.43%) JIRA
3 84 (12.12%) Maven
4 67 (9.67%) JUnit
5 58 (8.37%) Selenium
6 50 (7.22%) Subversion
7 45 (6.49%) Jenkins
8 44 (6.35%) Visual Studio
9 41 (5.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 41 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (4.76%) NUnit
11 32 (4.62%) Ant
12 31 (4.47%) IntelliJ
13 29 (4.18%) Apache Ivy
14 28 (4.04%) Moq
15 27 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
16 24 (3.46%) Bitbucket
17 23 (3.32%) Eclipse
17 23 (3.32%) TeamCity
18 22 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 152 (21.93%) Finance
2 95 (13.71%) Telecoms
3 93 (13.42%) Retail
4 58 (8.37%) Electronics
5 52 (7.50%) Marketing
6 51 (7.36%) Manufacturing
7 38 (5.48%) Games
8 37 (5.34%) Online Betting
9 30 (4.33%) Banking
10 8 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.01%) Legal
12 6 (0.87%) Back Office
12 6 (0.87%) Law
13 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.29%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 519 (74.89%) Developer
2 235 (33.91%) .NET Developer
3 156 (22.51%) C# Developer
4 130 (18.76%) Senior Developer
5 126 (18.18%) Java Developer
6 120 (17.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (8.23%) Web Developer
8 45 (6.49%) Senior .NET Developer
9 44 (6.35%) Software Developer
10 43 (6.20%) Software Engineer
11 42 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
12 35 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
13 31 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
13 31 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 30 (4.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
16 28 (4.04%) HTML Developer
16 28 (4.04%) Java Engineer
17 27 (3.90%) Junior
17 27 (3.90%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (48.92%) .NET
2 258 (37.23%) HTML
3 234 (33.77%) CSS
4 225 (32.47%) ASP.NET
5 206 (29.73%) AngularJS
6 182 (26.26%) Web Services
7 138 (19.91%) Spring
8 129 (18.61%) Node.js
8 129 (18.61%) SOAP
9 126 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 121 (17.46%) RESTful
11 120 (17.32%) HTML5
12 107 (15.44%) jQuery
13 98 (14.14%) REST
14 95 (13.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 93 (13.42%) XML
16 86 (12.41%) Hibernate
17 85 (12.27%) JPA
18 84 (12.12%) .NET Framework
19 78 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.34%) Online Games
3 26 (3.75%) RIA
4 24 (3.46%) Digital Media
5 20 (2.89%) Streaming Music
6 17 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.31%) User Experience
8 15 (2.16%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (2.16%) Visualisation
9 14 (2.02%) Internet of Things
10 13 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (1.88%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.87%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.87%) Blog
12 6 (0.87%) Cryptocurrency
12 6 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (0.72%) Tandem
14 4 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 107 (15.44%) Linux
2 58 (8.37%) Windows
3 52 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 47 (6.78%) Android
5 36 (5.19%) Unix
6 27 (3.90%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (79.08%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (39.25%) MVC
3 225 (32.47%) BDD
4 184 (26.55%) Scrum
5 163 (23.52%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (19.77%) OO
7 115 (16.59%) Web Development
8 112 (16.16%) Kanban
9 107 (15.44%) SDLC
10 98 (14.14%) E-Commerce
11 96 (13.85%) Software Engineering
12 82 (11.83%) Mentoring
13 73 (10.53%) Web Application Development
14 70 (10.10%) Open Source
15 67 (9.67%) DevOps
16 58 (8.37%) Integration Testing
16 58 (8.37%) Unit Testing
17 57 (8.23%) OOP
18 52 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
18 52 (7.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 385 (55.56%) C#
2 331 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 261 (37.66%) Java
4 204 (29.44%) SQL
5 115 (16.59%) Python
6 83 (11.98%) PHP
7 61 (8.80%) Ruby
8 43 (6.20%) PowerShell
9 40 (5.77%) Bash Shell
9 40 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 36 (5.19%) Perl
11 34 (4.91%) C++
12 30 (4.33%) Groovy
13 26 (3.75%) Go
14 25 (3.61%) VB.NET
15 19 (2.74%) C
15 19 (2.74%) VB
16 14 (2.02%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.44%) ES6
18 8 (1.15%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 64 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 58 (8.37%) Degree
3 39 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.46%) DV Cleared
5 21 (3.03%) ISEB
6 17 (2.45%) ISTQB
7 14 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.30%) MCP
8 9 (1.30%) MCSA
9 5 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.31%) QA
2 13 (1.88%) ISO 14001
2 13 (1.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (2.45%) Docker
2 13 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.01%) Firmware
4 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 45 (6.49%) Puppet
2 43 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (5.34%) Ansible
4 10 (1.44%) Kibana
4 10 (1.44%) logstash
4 10 (1.44%) Salt
5 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.14%) Icinga
Vendors
1 84 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.52%) Oracle
3 51 (7.36%) SAP
4 39 (5.63%) Apple
5 30 (4.33%) Adobe
6 21 (3.03%) Sitecore
7 15 (2.16%) Atlassian
8 14 (2.02%) HP
9 11 (1.59%) Google
10 10 (1.44%) Facebook
11 9 (1.30%) PayPal
11 9 (1.30%) RedGate
12 5 (0.72%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.72%) New Relic
12 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.72%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.72%) Zend
13 4 (0.58%) Rally
14 3 (0.43%) Blackboard
14 3 (0.43%) ESRI
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago