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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 413 169 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.64% 3.38% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.18% 4.13% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 390 151 151
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
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
5049 4091 4325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.21% 81.71% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4117 3516 3805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +22 125 £52,500 +40.00% 21
Wiltshire +40 84 £37,500 +3.44% 7
Dorset +30 66 £40,000 - 10
Devon +13 51 £36,250 -14.45% 8
Somerset -5 39 £50,000 +33.33% 8
Gloucestershire +10 28 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Cornwall +1 3 £50,000 +53.84% 2
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 673 (85.95%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (44.96%) Java
3 343 (43.81%) Scrum
4 313 (39.97%) C#
5 305 (38.95%) .NET
6 280 (35.76%) SQL Server
7 268 (34.23%) JavaScript
8 264 (33.72%) MVC
9 234 (29.89%) ASP.NET
10 226 (28.86%) Continuous Integration
11 205 (26.18%) Spring
12 203 (25.93%) HTML
13 183 (23.37%) Git (software)
14 182 (23.24%) CSS
15 178 (22.73%) OO
16 170 (21.71%) XML
17 165 (21.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 150 (19.16%) BDD
19 137 (17.50%) WCF
20 136 (17.37%) SQL
21 134 (17.11%) Software Engineering
22 133 (16.99%) jQuery
23 125 (15.96%) Web Services
24 119 (15.20%) Finance
25 115 (14.69%) Oracle
26 114 (14.56%) Degree
27 111 (14.18%) Ruby
28 104 (13.28%) C++
28 104 (13.28%) Web Application Development
29 98 (12.52%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 66 (8.43%) Node.js
2 59 (7.54%) Apache ServiceMix
3 30 (3.83%) WebLogic
4 25 (3.19%) WebSphere
5 20 (2.55%) IIS
6 18 (2.30%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.17%) nginx
8 15 (1.92%) Joomla!
8 15 (1.92%) Alfresco
9 13 (1.66%) Gunicorn
10 12 (1.53%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.89%) ColdFusion
12 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.77%) Confluence
14 5 (0.64%) Apache
14 5 (0.64%) Mule
15 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 34 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.64%) Magento
4 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.13%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.92%) SaaS
3 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.38%) Trello
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) Heroku
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.45%) Internet
2 15 (1.92%) IPv4
2 15 (1.92%) IPv6
3 11 (1.40%) Wireless
4 6 (0.77%) Broadband
5 3 (0.38%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.38%) 802.15
5 3 (0.38%) 4G
5 3 (0.38%) LTE
6 1 (0.13%) SSH
6 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.13%) HTTP
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (35.76%) SQL Server
2 80 (10.22%) MySQL
3 71 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
4 68 (8.68%) NoSQL
5 49 (6.26%) Relational Database
6 37 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (4.47%) Big Data
8 33 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (4.21%) RDBMS
9 27 (3.45%) MongoDB
10 25 (3.19%) Hadoop
11 18 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (2.17%) HBase
13 11 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.15%) DB2
15 8 (1.02%) Redis
16 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.64%) RavenDB
18 4 (0.51%) MS Access
18 4 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 183 (23.37%) Git (software)
2 77 (9.83%) Maven
3 74 (9.45%) JUnit
4 66 (8.43%) Ant
4 66 (8.43%) NUnit
5 62 (7.92%) Eclipse
6 61 (7.79%) Subversion
6 61 (7.79%) Jenkins
7 57 (7.28%) Rhino Mocks
7 57 (7.28%) Moq
8 41 (5.24%) Visual Studio
9 36 (4.60%) MSTest
10 33 (4.21%) Cucumber
11 30 (3.83%) Selenium
12 25 (3.19%) Eclipse RCP
13 21 (2.68%) SpecFlow
13 21 (2.68%) TeamCity
14 19 (2.43%) JIRA
15 16 (2.04%) WebDriver
16 15 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
General
1 119 (15.20%) Finance
2 56 (7.15%) Games
3 52 (6.64%) Banking
4 48 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 42 (5.36%) Marketing
6 29 (3.70%) Retail
7 27 (3.45%) Electronics
8 26 (3.32%) Advertising
9 25 (3.19%) French Language
10 16 (2.04%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.28%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.51%) Back Office
12 4 (0.51%) Law
13 3 (0.38%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Military
14 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 609 (77.78%) Developer
2 202 (25.80%) Java Developer
3 194 (24.78%) .NET Developer
4 164 (20.95%) Senior Developer
5 76 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 62 (7.92%) Software Developer
7 58 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 52 (6.64%) Software Engineer
9 37 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (4.73%) Team Leader
10 36 (4.60%) PHP Developer
11 33 (4.21%) Java Software Engineer
12 32 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (3.45%) Python Developer
14 25 (3.19%) Senior Python Developer
15 24 (3.07%) Java Team Leader
16 22 (2.81%) Web Developer
16 22 (2.81%) Junior
17 21 (2.68%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (38.95%) .NET
2 234 (29.89%) ASP.NET
3 205 (26.18%) Spring
4 203 (25.93%) HTML
5 182 (23.24%) CSS
6 170 (21.71%) XML
7 165 (21.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 137 (17.50%) WCF
9 133 (16.99%) jQuery
10 125 (15.96%) Web Services
11 92 (11.75%) RESTful
12 75 (9.58%) JSON
12 75 (9.58%) HTML5
13 70 (8.94%) .NET Framework
14 68 (8.68%) J2EE
15 65 (8.30%) Hibernate
16 64 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 63 (8.05%) AngularJS
18 59 (7.54%) SOAP
19 57 (7.28%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 63 (8.05%) Mobile App
2 63 (8.05%) Inversion of Control
3 60 (7.66%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (5.87%) Open Source
5 41 (5.24%) Mathematics
6 34 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (4.21%) N-Tier
8 30 (3.83%) RIA
8 30 (3.83%) Client/Server
9 27 (3.45%) iPhone
10 25 (3.19%) SWIFT
11 22 (2.81%) GIS
12 20 (2.55%) Digital Media
13 12 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
13 12 (1.53%) Social Media
13 12 (1.53%) BBC
14 9 (1.15%) Firmware
14 9 (1.15%) DTV
15 6 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 98 (12.52%) Linux
2 75 (9.58%) Android
3 69 (8.81%) Windows
4 67 (8.56%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.30%) Mac OS X
6 15 (1.92%) UNIX
7 11 (1.40%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.89%) VxWorks
9 6 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
10 5 (0.64%) Fedora
10 5 (0.64%) CentOS
11 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 673 (85.95%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (43.81%) Scrum
3 264 (33.72%) MVC
4 226 (28.86%) Continuous Integration
5 178 (22.73%) OO
6 150 (19.16%) BDD
7 134 (17.11%) Software Engineering
8 104 (13.28%) Web Application Development
9 97 (12.39%) Unit Testing
10 92 (11.75%) OOD
11 89 (11.37%) OOP
12 88 (11.24%) Kanban
13 85 (10.86%) Pair Programming
14 71 (9.07%) UML
15 62 (7.92%) E-Commerce
16 58 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
17 56 (7.15%) Web Development
18 55 (7.02%) MVVM
19 42 (5.36%) iOS Development
20 35 (4.47%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 352 (44.96%) Java
2 313 (39.97%) C#
3 268 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 136 (17.37%) SQL
5 111 (14.18%) Ruby
6 104 (13.28%) C++
7 77 (9.83%) PHP
8 71 (9.07%) Python
9 57 (7.28%) C
10 32 (4.09%) VB.NET
11 25 (3.19%) TypeScript
12 24 (3.07%) Objective-C
13 21 (2.68%) PHP5
14 17 (2.17%) Scala
15 16 (2.04%) Perl
16 15 (1.92%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.92%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.79%) Golang
18 12 (1.53%) VB
19 11 (1.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 114 (14.56%) Degree
2 40 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 32 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (3.32%) MCP
5 26 (3.32%) MCAD
5 26 (3.32%) MCSD
5 26 (3.32%) MCTS
6 21 (2.68%) ISEB
7 10 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.81%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.26%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) Nagios
2 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.13%) logstash
2 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 115 (14.69%) Oracle
2 92 (11.75%) Microsoft
3 57 (7.28%) Google
4 34 (4.34%) hybris
5 33 (4.21%) JBoss
6 29 (3.70%) Adobe
6 29 (3.70%) Zend
7 28 (3.58%) Facebook
8 25 (3.19%) IBM
8 25 (3.19%) VMware
9 13 (1.66%) SAP
10 12 (1.53%) Yahoo!
10 12 (1.53%) Apple
10 12 (1.53%) Sony
11 5 (0.64%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.51%) Endeca
12 4 (0.51%) RedPrairie
13 3 (0.38%) Twitter
14 1 (0.13%) Informatica
14 1 (0.13%) Business Objects
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Negotiable, plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago