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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 68 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.63% 5.62% 5.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.35% 6.75% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 42
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
657 755 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.38% 83.15% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 501 659 612
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 130 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (65.19%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (59.26%) Software Engineering
4 67 (49.63%) C#
5 65 (48.15%) JavaScript
6 58 (42.96%) .NET
6 58 (42.96%) MVC
7 53 (39.26%) BDD
7 53 (39.26%) Jenkins
8 51 (37.78%) SQL Server
9 48 (35.56%) XML
9 48 (35.56%) AngularJS
10 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET
11 45 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (31.85%) HTML
13 42 (31.11%) Java
13 42 (31.11%) CSS
14 40 (29.63%) RESTful
15 37 (27.41%) JSON
16 36 (26.67%) Scrum
17 35 (25.93%) .NET Framework
18 33 (24.44%) Linux
19 32 (23.70%) PostgreSQL
20 31 (22.96%) Ajax
20 31 (22.96%) OO
21 29 (21.48%) jQuery
21 29 (21.48%) HTML5
22 28 (20.74%) CSS3
22 28 (20.74%) ISO 9001
23 27 (20.00%) Git (software)

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (8.15%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.70%) Apache TomEE
4 4 (2.96%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.48%) Node.js
5 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.48%) CMS
5 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (14.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 32 (23.70%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (14.81%) MySQL
4 5 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.74%) DB2
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 53 (39.26%) Jenkins
2 27 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 24 (17.78%) JIRA
4 23 (17.04%) Maven
5 19 (14.07%) Grunt
6 16 (11.85%) Cucumber
7 15 (11.11%) MSTest
7 15 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (11.11%) Moq
7 15 (11.11%) NUnit
8 8 (5.93%) JSUnit
8 8 (5.93%) Jasmine
9 7 (5.19%) Subversion
10 4 (2.96%) RSpec
10 4 (2.96%) Gradle
10 4 (2.96%) Selenium
10 4 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.96%) JUnit
11 3 (2.22%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (0.74%) Music Industry
2 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (80.74%) Developer
2 41 (30.37%) Senior Developer
3 26 (19.26%) C# Developer
4 20 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 19 (14.07%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (13.33%) Java Developer
7 17 (12.59%) Software Developer
8 15 (11.11%) Lead Developer
9 13 (9.63%) Front-End Developer
10 11 (8.15%) PHP Developer
10 11 (8.15%) Software Engineer
11 9 (6.67%) Technical Leader
12 7 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (5.19%) WPF Developer
12 7 (5.19%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (4.44%) Architect
14 5 (3.70%) Web Developer
14 5 (3.70%) Data Architect
14 5 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.96%) .NET
2 48 (35.56%) XML
2 48 (35.56%) AngularJS
3 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET
4 45 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (31.85%) HTML
6 42 (31.11%) CSS
7 40 (29.63%) RESTful
8 37 (27.41%) JSON
9 35 (25.93%) .NET Framework
10 31 (22.96%) Ajax
11 29 (21.48%) jQuery
11 29 (21.48%) HTML5
12 28 (20.74%) CSS3
13 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (19.26%) Sass
15 22 (16.30%) WPF
15 22 (16.30%) SOAP
15 22 (16.30%) Web Services
16 21 (15.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) Kindle
2 15 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (10.37%) Open Source
4 10 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.48%) User Experience
8 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.74%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.44%) Linux
2 21 (15.56%) Windows
3 20 (14.81%) UNIX
4 5 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (65.19%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (59.26%) Software Engineering
4 58 (42.96%) MVC
5 53 (39.26%) BDD
6 36 (26.67%) Scrum
7 31 (22.96%) OO
8 23 (17.04%) User Stories
9 20 (14.81%) Multithreading
10 19 (14.07%) Domain-Driven Design
11 17 (12.59%) Web Application Development
11 17 (12.59%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (11.85%) Kanban
12 16 (11.85%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (10.37%) MVVM
14 11 (8.15%) Automated Testing
14 11 (8.15%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.15%) Coaching
15 10 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (49.63%) C#
2 65 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 42 (31.11%) Java
4 21 (15.56%) PHP
5 20 (14.81%) SQL
6 17 (12.59%) Python
7 15 (11.11%) Ruby
8 10 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.22%) C++
10 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.74%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (17.04%) Microsoft
1 23 (17.04%) Oracle
2 10 (7.41%) Zend
3 3 (2.22%) Google
4 2 (1.48%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.48%) SAP
5 1 (0.74%) ATG
5 1 (0.74%) Facebook
5 1 (0.74%) Twitter
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