The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 89 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.66% 7.86% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.30% 9.21% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 84 68 44
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
TDD
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
669 771 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.12% 85.38% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 633 601 718
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

TDD
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Southampton region.

TDD Salary Trend in Southampton

TDD
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 152 (74.88%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (69.95%) JavaScript
3 114 (56.16%) HTML
4 110 (54.19%) C#
5 106 (52.22%) CSS
6 99 (48.77%) .NET
7 95 (46.80%) MVC
8 80 (39.41%) Git (software)
9 79 (38.92%) Continuous Integration
10 76 (37.44%) HTML5
10 76 (37.44%) BDD
11 71 (34.98%) ASP.NET
12 69 (33.99%) CSS3
12 69 (33.99%) jQuery
13 65 (32.02%) Software Engineering
14 58 (28.57%) Jenkins
15 57 (28.08%) Web Development
15 57 (28.08%) AngularJS
16 53 (26.11%) OO
17 52 (25.62%) Linux
17 52 (25.62%) SQL
18 48 (23.65%) Scrum
19 47 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 47 (23.15%) Unit Testing
20 46 (22.66%) PHP
21 44 (21.67%) Maven
21 44 (21.67%) Sass
22 43 (21.18%) SDLC
23 42 (20.69%) OOP
24 41 (20.20%) Ajax

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 33 (16.26%) Apache
2 29 (14.29%) Node.js
3 9 (4.43%) JBoss
3 9 (4.43%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.46%) CMS
6 2 (0.99%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.49%) Drupal
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (11.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (11.33%) Magento
2 2 (0.99%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.39%) Big Data
3 14 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.40%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.96%) MySQL
7 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.49%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 80 (39.41%) Git (software)
2 58 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 44 (21.67%) Maven
4 38 (18.72%) Subversion
5 28 (13.79%) PHPUnit
6 25 (12.32%) Selenium
7 20 (9.85%) Cucumber
7 20 (9.85%) JIRA
8 10 (4.93%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.43%) NUnit
10 7 (3.45%) Mockito
10 7 (3.45%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.96%) Grunt
11 6 (2.96%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.48%) JUnit
12 3 (1.48%) RSpec
13 2 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.49%) Bower
14 1 (0.49%) Protractor
14 1 (0.49%) RubyMine
General
1 11 (5.42%) Finance
2 8 (3.94%) Retail
3 4 (1.97%) Marketing
4 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 166 (81.77%) Developer
2 65 (32.02%) Senior Developer
3 45 (22.17%) PHP Developer
4 41 (20.20%) Software Developer
5 38 (18.72%) C# Developer
6 32 (15.76%) .NET Developer
7 25 (12.32%) Web Developer
8 24 (11.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (11.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (10.34%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 18 (8.87%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (8.37%) Senior C# Developer
13 16 (7.88%) HTML Developer
13 16 (7.88%) Java Developer
14 15 (7.39%) Senior .NET Developer
14 15 (7.39%) Software Engineer
15 14 (6.90%) SQL Developer
16 13 (6.40%) HTML CSS Developer
16 13 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
16 13 (6.40%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (56.16%) HTML
2 106 (52.22%) CSS
3 99 (48.77%) .NET
4 76 (37.44%) HTML5
5 71 (34.98%) ASP.NET
6 69 (33.99%) CSS3
6 69 (33.99%) jQuery
7 57 (28.08%) AngularJS
8 47 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (21.67%) Sass
10 41 (20.20%) Ajax
11 38 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (16.26%) LAMP
13 32 (15.76%) RESTful
14 31 (15.27%) .NET Framework
15 28 (13.79%) Laravel
15 28 (13.79%) Symfony
16 25 (12.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (12.32%) XML
17 22 (10.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.85%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.94%) Client/Server
2 8 (3.94%) N-Tier
3 7 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.96%) User Experience
5 5 (2.46%) BBC
5 5 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.99%) Fintech
7 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.62%) Linux
2 9 (4.43%) Windows
3 6 (2.96%) CentOS
4 2 (0.99%) Android
4 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.99%) Unix
5 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (74.88%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (46.80%) MVC
3 79 (38.92%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (37.44%) BDD
5 65 (32.02%) Software Engineering
6 57 (28.08%) Web Development
7 53 (26.11%) OO
8 48 (23.65%) Scrum
9 47 (23.15%) Unit Testing
10 43 (21.18%) SDLC
11 42 (20.69%) OOP
12 31 (15.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 28 (13.79%) Mentoring
14 27 (13.30%) Change Control
15 24 (11.82%) User Stories
16 23 (11.33%) E-Commerce
16 23 (11.33%) OOD
17 18 (8.87%) Multithreading
18 14 (6.90%) Front End Development
19 11 (5.42%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 142 (69.95%) JavaScript
2 110 (54.19%) C#
3 52 (25.62%) SQL
4 46 (22.66%) PHP
5 31 (15.27%) Java
6 16 (7.88%) Python
7 10 (4.93%) F#
8 9 (4.43%) Ruby
9 5 (2.46%) C++
9 5 (2.46%) PHP 5
10 4 (1.97%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (4.93%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) ISEB
2 6 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.46%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.48%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
1 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 36 (17.73%) Zend
2 9 (4.43%) Twitter
3 7 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.45%) Oracle
4 5 (2.46%) Sony
5 4 (1.97%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.99%) ESRI
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.49%) SAP
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