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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 53 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +30
Permanent jobs citing TDD 377 272 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.12% 4.70% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 5.74% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 349 252 151
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £54,000 £45,000
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
5100 4736 4327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 81.77% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4195 3950 3810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 134 £38,500 -8.33% 37
Dorset +10 72 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Devon +7 67 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Wiltshire +23 46 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Gloucestershire -2 33 £50,000 +25.78% 8
Somerset -26 15 £35,000 - 8
Cornwall - 1 £37,500 - 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 590 (83.45%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (50.21%) Java
3 296 (41.87%) Scrum
4 288 (40.74%) JavaScript
5 287 (40.59%) C#
6 272 (38.47%) .NET
7 256 (36.21%) MVC
8 252 (35.64%) SQL Server
9 250 (35.36%) HTML
10 221 (31.26%) CSS
11 215 (30.41%) ASP.NET
12 200 (28.29%) Spring
13 181 (25.60%) BDD
14 171 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
15 170 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 159 (22.49%) OO
17 154 (21.78%) SQL
18 151 (21.36%) Web Application Development
19 144 (20.37%) WCF
20 142 (20.08%) XML
21 128 (18.10%) Git (software)
22 127 (17.96%) HTML5
23 124 (17.54%) RESTful
24 120 (16.97%) Web Services
25 116 (16.41%) Oracle
26 112 (15.84%) Software Engineering
27 110 (15.56%) Linux
28 109 (15.42%) Node.js
29 107 (15.13%) Kanban
30 103 (14.57%) Degree

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 109 (15.42%) Node.js
2 41 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 25 (3.54%) JBoss
4 15 (2.12%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.84%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.84%) Alfresco
6 12 (1.70%) Joomla!
7 11 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (1.41%) Apache
9 9 (1.27%) ColdFusion
9 9 (1.27%) Mule
10 8 (1.13%) Mule ESB
11 7 (0.99%) IIS
12 6 (0.85%) Jetty
13 4 (0.57%) nginx
13 4 (0.57%) Confluence
14 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.28%) Gunicorn
14 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.27%) Magento
2 9 (1.27%) Summit
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (2.69%) SaaS
4 13 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.42%) GitHub
6 3 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.94%) Internet
2 36 (5.09%) HTTP
3 7 (0.99%) Kerberos
3 7 (0.99%) SNMP
3 7 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.99%) Firewall
3 7 (0.99%) LDAP
3 7 (0.99%) SMTP
3 7 (0.99%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.42%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (35.64%) SQL Server
2 86 (12.16%) MySQL
3 79 (11.17%) NoSQL
4 69 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 39 (5.52%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.40%) Big Data
8 12 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.85%) UniData
11 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.85%) HBase
12 5 (0.71%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.57%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.42%) Pentaho
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 128 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 99 (14.00%) JUnit
3 81 (11.46%) Maven
4 77 (10.89%) NUnit
5 61 (8.63%) Subversion
6 60 (8.49%) Rhino Mocks
7 51 (7.21%) Eclipse
8 44 (6.22%) Ant
9 42 (5.94%) Jenkins
10 37 (5.23%) JIRA
10 37 (5.23%) Moq
11 30 (4.24%) MSTest
12 28 (3.96%) Visual Studio
13 24 (3.39%) Selenium
13 24 (3.39%) Cucumber
14 23 (3.25%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (1.98%) Hudson
15 14 (1.98%) SpecFlow
16 13 (1.84%) IntelliJ
General
1 85 (12.02%) Finance
2 39 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.37%) Retail
4 33 (4.67%) Banking
5 32 (4.53%) Advertising
6 31 (4.38%) Marketing
7 27 (3.82%) Games
8 15 (2.12%) Electronics
9 14 (1.98%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.70%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.41%) French Language
12 3 (0.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Back Office
13 2 (0.28%) Law
13 2 (0.28%) Legal
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 577 (81.61%) Developer
2 213 (30.13%) Java Developer
3 186 (26.31%) .NET Developer
4 82 (11.60%) Senior Developer
5 71 (10.04%) Software Engineer
6 58 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 40 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 30 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 27 (3.82%) Graduate
10 25 (3.54%) Web Developer
11 21 (2.97%) Architect
11 21 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (2.83%) PHP Developer
13 19 (2.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (2.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (2.40%) Junior Developer
15 17 (2.40%) Junior
16 16 (2.26%) Team Leader
16 16 (2.26%) Junior .NET Developer
17 15 (2.12%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (38.47%) .NET
2 250 (35.36%) HTML
3 221 (31.26%) CSS
4 215 (30.41%) ASP.NET
5 200 (28.29%) Spring
6 170 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 144 (20.37%) WCF
8 142 (20.08%) XML
9 127 (17.96%) HTML5
10 124 (17.54%) RESTful
11 120 (16.97%) Web Services
12 100 (14.14%) JSON
13 93 (13.15%) Hibernate
14 84 (11.88%) SOAP
15 82 (11.60%) Ajax
16 74 (10.47%) CSS3
17 70 (9.90%) AngularJS
18 66 (9.34%) KnockoutJS
19 64 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web API
20 60 (8.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.18%) Open Source
2 50 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 48 (6.79%) Mathematics
4 37 (5.23%) Inversion of Control
5 31 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 29 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (3.68%) Social Network
8 20 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (2.69%) iPhone
10 17 (2.40%) Streaming Music
10 17 (2.40%) Data Structures
11 15 (2.12%) User Experience
11 15 (2.12%) N-Tier
12 14 (1.98%) DTV
12 14 (1.98%) RIA
13 10 (1.41%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.41%) SWIFT
13 10 (1.41%) Social Media
14 8 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 110 (15.56%) Linux
2 64 (9.05%) Windows
3 49 (6.93%) Android
4 35 (4.95%) UNIX
5 26 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.12%) Solaris
6 15 (2.12%) Windows Phone
7 9 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.57%) CentOS
9 4 (0.57%) Fedora
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (83.45%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (41.87%) Scrum
3 256 (36.21%) MVC
4 181 (25.60%) BDD
5 171 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
6 159 (22.49%) OO
7 151 (21.36%) Web Application Development
8 112 (15.84%) Software Engineering
9 107 (15.13%) Kanban
10 79 (11.17%) OOD
11 75 (10.61%) OOP
12 72 (10.18%) Pair Programming
13 66 (9.34%) Dependency Injection
14 57 (8.06%) Unit Testing
14 57 (8.06%) E-Commerce
15 39 (5.52%) Web Development
16 35 (4.95%) UML
17 34 (4.81%) Mentoring
18 33 (4.67%) MVVM
19 32 (4.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 355 (50.21%) Java
2 288 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 287 (40.59%) C#
4 154 (21.78%) SQL
5 84 (11.88%) PHP
6 70 (9.90%) C++
7 69 (9.76%) Ruby
8 45 (6.36%) PL/SQL
9 44 (6.22%) Python
10 25 (3.54%) C
11 19 (2.69%) Perl
12 13 (1.84%) Objective-C
13 12 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.70%) CFML
14 10 (1.41%) XAML
14 10 (1.41%) VB
15 8 (1.13%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.99%) Golang
16 7 (0.99%) Bourne shell
17 6 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (14.57%) Degree
2 21 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.99%) ISEB
5 5 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.57%) MBA
7 3 (0.42%) HND
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.67%) QA
2 9 (1.27%) ISO 14001
2 9 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.27%) Docker
3 7 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.99%) qmail
4 3 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (3.39%) Puppet
2 14 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.99%) Nagios
3 7 (0.99%) Zenoss
3 7 (0.99%) yum
4 3 (0.42%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.28%) logstash
5 2 (0.28%) Graphite
Vendors
1 116 (16.41%) Oracle
2 48 (6.79%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.81%) Facebook
4 29 (4.10%) Google
5 25 (3.54%) hybris
6 20 (2.83%) Zend
7 14 (1.98%) Adobe
7 14 (1.98%) SAP
8 12 (1.70%) Apple
8 12 (1.70%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.41%) VMware
9 10 (1.41%) IBM
10 8 (1.13%) Sony
10 8 (1.13%) Yahoo!
11 6 (0.85%) Twitter
11 6 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.42%) Perforce
13 2 (0.28%) Terracotta
13 2 (0.28%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.28%) Rackspace
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