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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 71 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.86% 4.69% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 5.64% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 41
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £40,000
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
753 780 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.39% 83.16% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 586 681 609
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 126 (96.18%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (64.12%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (61.07%) Software Engineering
4 67 (51.15%) C#
5 65 (49.62%) JavaScript
6 59 (45.04%) .NET
7 58 (44.27%) MVC
8 52 (39.69%) AngularJS
9 51 (38.93%) Jenkins
9 51 (38.93%) BDD
10 50 (38.17%) SQL Server
11 46 (35.11%) ASP.NET
12 44 (33.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (32.82%) XML
13 43 (32.82%) HTML
14 42 (32.06%) CSS
15 39 (29.77%) .NET Framework
16 38 (29.01%) Java
16 38 (29.01%) RESTful
17 35 (26.72%) JSON
18 34 (25.95%) PostgreSQL
18 34 (25.95%) Scrum
19 32 (24.43%) ISO 9001
20 30 (22.90%) ASP.NET Web API
21 29 (22.14%) HTML5
21 29 (22.14%) OO
22 28 (21.37%) Ajax
22 28 (21.37%) Linux
22 28 (21.37%) CSS3
23 27 (20.61%) jQuery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (8.40%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.87%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.82%) Apache TomEE
4 5 (3.82%) Node.js
5 3 (2.29%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.76%) JBoss
7 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (14.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (38.17%) SQL Server
2 34 (25.95%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (13.74%) MySQL
4 7 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.58%) Big Data
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.53%) Redis
8 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 51 (38.93%) Jenkins
2 26 (19.85%) Git (software)
3 22 (16.79%) Maven
4 21 (16.03%) JIRA
5 18 (13.74%) Grunt
6 14 (10.69%) Cucumber
7 12 (9.16%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (9.16%) Moq
7 12 (9.16%) MSTest
7 12 (9.16%) NUnit
8 7 (5.34%) JSUnit
8 7 (5.34%) Jasmine
9 5 (3.82%) Subversion
10 4 (3.05%) JUnit
10 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.05%) Gradle
10 4 (3.05%) RSpec
11 3 (2.29%) Ant
12 2 (1.53%) Selenium
12 2 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Retail
2 1 (0.76%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 106 (80.92%) Developer
2 42 (32.06%) Senior Developer
3 29 (22.14%) C# Developer
4 21 (16.03%) Software Developer
5 19 (14.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (13.74%) .NET Developer
7 15 (11.45%) Lead Developer
7 15 (11.45%) Java Developer
8 12 (9.16%) Software Engineer
8 12 (9.16%) Front-End Developer
9 10 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.63%) WPF Developer
10 9 (6.87%) Technical Leader
11 8 (6.11%) PHP Developer
12 7 (5.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Architect
13 6 (4.58%) Web Developer
14 5 (3.82%) Data Architect
14 5 (3.82%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (45.04%) .NET
2 52 (39.69%) AngularJS
3 46 (35.11%) ASP.NET
4 44 (33.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (32.82%) XML
5 43 (32.82%) HTML
6 42 (32.06%) CSS
7 39 (29.77%) .NET Framework
8 38 (29.01%) RESTful
9 35 (26.72%) JSON
10 30 (22.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (22.14%) HTML5
12 28 (21.37%) CSS3
12 28 (21.37%) Ajax
13 27 (20.61%) jQuery
14 24 (18.32%) Web Services
14 24 (18.32%) Sass
15 23 (17.56%) WPF
16 21 (16.03%) SOAP
16 21 (16.03%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Kindle
2 14 (10.69%) Open Source
3 12 (9.16%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.53%) Wiki
8 1 (0.76%) Social Network
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.37%) Linux
2 21 (16.03%) Windows
3 18 (13.74%) UNIX
4 8 (6.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (96.18%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (64.12%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (61.07%) Software Engineering
4 58 (44.27%) MVC
5 51 (38.93%) BDD
6 34 (25.95%) Scrum
7 29 (22.14%) OO
8 21 (16.03%) User Stories
9 20 (15.27%) Multithreading
10 19 (14.50%) Domain-Driven Design
11 17 (12.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (10.69%) Web Application Development
13 13 (9.92%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (9.92%) Kanban
14 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
14 12 (9.16%) Coaching
15 11 (8.40%) Automated Testing
15 11 (8.40%) MVVM
16 10 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
17 8 (6.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.15%) C#
2 65 (49.62%) JavaScript
3 38 (29.01%) Java
4 20 (15.27%) SQL
5 15 (11.45%) PHP
5 15 (11.45%) Ruby
6 14 (10.69%) Python
7 10 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.11%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (24.43%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.56%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Zend
4 3 (2.29%) Google
4 3 (2.29%) SAP
5 1 (0.76%) ATG
5 1 (0.76%) Facebook
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £34,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago