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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 41 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Permanent jobs citing TDD 464 357 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.74% 5.86% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.31% 7.09% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 429 318 172
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,900 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
4982 5036 4206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.10% 82.60% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4082 3701
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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 +9 217 £43,750 -12.50% 28
Devon +8 61 £37,500 +8.69% 9
Gloucestershire +18 52 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Wiltshire 0 48 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Dorset -12 41 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Somerset -1 37 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Cornwall - 1 £37,500 - 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 681 (82.45%) Agile Software Development
2 406 (49.15%) Java
3 342 (41.40%) Scrum
4 336 (40.68%) C#
5 326 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 324 (39.23%) .NET
7 311 (37.65%) HTML
8 303 (36.68%) MVC
9 295 (35.71%) CSS
10 288 (34.87%) SQL Server
11 242 (29.30%) ASP.NET
12 240 (29.06%) Spring
13 201 (24.33%) SQL
14 192 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
15 189 (22.88%) BDD
16 182 (22.03%) Git (software)
17 180 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 179 (21.67%) OO
19 176 (21.31%) Software Engineering
20 158 (19.13%) Web Application Development
21 154 (18.64%) HTML5
22 144 (17.43%) Web Services
23 143 (17.31%) XML
24 142 (17.19%) Node.js
25 140 (16.95%) Degree
26 139 (16.83%) WCF
27 133 (16.10%) Ajax
28 132 (15.98%) Linux
29 129 (15.62%) RESTful
30 126 (15.25%) Oracle

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 142 (17.19%) Node.js
2 48 (5.81%) JBoss
3 46 (5.57%) Tomcat
4 29 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 26 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 22 (2.66%) Apache ServiceMix
7 21 (2.54%) Mule
8 19 (2.30%) Mule ESB
9 14 (1.69%) Confluence
10 12 (1.45%) Alfresco
11 11 (1.33%) IIS
11 11 (1.33%) Apache
12 10 (1.21%) Joomla!
12 10 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.73%) ColdFusion
14 5 (0.61%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.61%) ArcSDE
14 5 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.36%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.85%) Summit
3 4 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (2.78%) SaaS
4 17 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.97%) GitHub
6 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.42%) Internet
2 46 (5.57%) HTTP
3 4 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.24%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.24%) FTP
4 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.12%) Wireless
5 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (34.87%) SQL Server
2 112 (13.56%) MySQL
3 79 (9.56%) NoSQL
4 67 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 50 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
6 48 (5.81%) MongoDB
7 41 (4.96%) RDBMS
8 18 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (1.94%) Big Data
10 14 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.33%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.21%) HBase
12 10 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.85%) UniData
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.36%) Pentaho
16 2 (0.24%) SQLite
16 2 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 182 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 123 (14.89%) JUnit
3 109 (13.20%) Maven
4 85 (10.29%) Subversion
5 81 (9.81%) NUnit
6 66 (7.99%) Eclipse
7 65 (7.87%) Rhino Mocks
8 59 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 53 (6.42%) Ant
9 53 (6.42%) Selenium
10 50 (6.05%) JIRA
11 33 (4.00%) Cucumber
11 33 (4.00%) Moq
12 30 (3.63%) MSTest
13 29 (3.51%) Visual Studio
14 24 (2.91%) WebDriver
15 23 (2.78%) IntelliJ
16 21 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (2.42%) FitNesse
17 20 (2.42%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 122 (14.77%) Finance
2 53 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 47 (5.69%) Retail
4 45 (5.45%) Banking
5 43 (5.21%) Marketing
6 28 (3.39%) Advertising
7 27 (3.27%) Electronics
7 27 (3.27%) Manufacturing
8 26 (3.15%) Games
9 14 (1.69%) French Language
9 14 (1.69%) Back Office
10 12 (1.45%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.73%) Legal
12 3 (0.36%) Publishing
13 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 649 (78.57%) Developer
2 218 (26.39%) Java Developer
3 206 (24.94%) .NET Developer
4 116 (14.04%) Senior Developer
5 106 (12.83%) Software Engineer
6 70 (8.47%) C# Developer
7 55 (6.66%) Software Developer
8 42 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 39 (4.72%) Graduate
11 37 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
12 36 (4.36%) Web Developer
13 33 (4.00%) Lead Developer
14 31 (3.75%) Architect
15 30 (3.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 27 (3.27%) Junior
17 26 (3.15%) ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (3.15%) Junior Developer
18 25 (3.03%) Team Leader
18 25 (3.03%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (39.23%) .NET
2 311 (37.65%) HTML
3 295 (35.71%) CSS
4 242 (29.30%) ASP.NET
5 240 (29.06%) Spring
6 180 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 154 (18.64%) HTML5
8 144 (17.43%) Web Services
9 143 (17.31%) XML
10 139 (16.83%) WCF
11 133 (16.10%) Ajax
12 129 (15.62%) RESTful
13 124 (15.01%) JSON
14 119 (14.41%) Hibernate
15 111 (13.44%) jQuery
16 105 (12.71%) AngularJS
17 104 (12.59%) CSS3
18 87 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
19 81 (9.81%) SOAP
20 78 (9.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.20%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.69%) Inversion of Control
3 46 (5.57%) Mathematics
4 36 (4.36%) Social Network
5 28 (3.39%) User Experience
6 26 (3.15%) Streaming Music
6 26 (3.15%) N-Tier
7 25 (3.03%) DTV
7 25 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.66%) Data Structures
9 21 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (2.42%) SWIFT
10 20 (2.42%) Client/Server
11 17 (2.06%) Xbox
12 13 (1.57%) Smartphone
13 11 (1.33%) RIA
13 11 (1.33%) iPhone
14 9 (1.09%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.73%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 132 (15.98%) Linux
2 71 (8.60%) Windows
3 56 (6.78%) Android
4 36 (4.36%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.78%) UNIX
6 19 (2.30%) Windows Phone
7 13 (1.57%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.97%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.73%) CentOS
10 4 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.48%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 681 (82.45%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (41.40%) Scrum
3 303 (36.68%) MVC
4 192 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
5 189 (22.88%) BDD
6 179 (21.67%) OO
7 176 (21.31%) Software Engineering
8 158 (19.13%) Web Application Development
9 92 (11.14%) Kanban
10 89 (10.77%) Unit Testing
11 80 (9.69%) SDLC
12 75 (9.08%) OOP
13 74 (8.96%) Open Source
14 73 (8.84%) Pair Programming
15 67 (8.11%) E-Commerce
16 66 (7.99%) Dependency Injection
17 65 (7.87%) OOD
18 54 (6.54%) UML
18 54 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
19 50 (6.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 406 (49.15%) Java
2 336 (40.68%) C#
3 326 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 201 (24.33%) SQL
5 109 (13.20%) PHP
6 88 (10.65%) C++
7 68 (8.23%) Ruby
8 59 (7.14%) Python
9 36 (4.36%) C
9 36 (4.36%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.18%) Perl
11 17 (2.06%) Objective-C
12 15 (1.82%) XAML
13 14 (1.69%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.45%) Groovy
15 11 (1.33%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.21%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.09%) VB
17 9 (1.09%) Go
18 8 (0.97%) CFML
Qualifications
1 140 (16.95%) Degree
2 28 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.33%) ISEB
5 8 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.48%) MBA
8 3 (0.36%) HND
9 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.12%) QA
2 7 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 7 (0.85%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 22 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.94%) Docker
3 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (4.12%) Puppet
2 11 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.24%) logstash
4 2 (0.24%) Graphite
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 126 (15.25%) Oracle
2 54 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.87%) Google
4 26 (3.15%) SAP
5 22 (2.66%) VMware
6 19 (2.30%) Xamarin
7 18 (2.18%) hybris
8 17 (2.06%) Zend
9 12 (1.45%) Facebook
9 12 (1.45%) IBM
10 10 (1.21%) Apple
10 10 (1.21%) Adobe
11 9 (1.09%) BEA
11 9 (1.09%) Sybase
12 8 (0.97%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.97%) Perforce
13 7 (0.85%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.73%) Twitter
14 6 (0.73%) ESRI
14 6 (0.73%) ATG
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Early finish on Fridays, Annual bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Candidate Source
Salary: £39,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + flexitime, remote working, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + flexitime, remote working, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-65k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago