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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 71 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.41% 5.21% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% 6.27% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 56
Average salary £38,500 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.98% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £48,000 £52,500
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
559 702 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.96% 83.08% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 499 623 650
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (53.68%) Continuous Integration
3 65 (47.79%) BDD
3 65 (47.79%) C#
4 61 (44.85%) MVC
5 56 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 49 (36.03%) Scrum
7 48 (35.29%) .NET
8 46 (33.82%) Software Engineering
9 43 (31.62%) HTML
9 43 (31.62%) CSS
10 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
10 41 (30.15%) Linux
10 41 (30.15%) Jenkins
11 40 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (25.00%) Java
14 32 (23.53%) PHP
15 31 (22.79%) XML
15 31 (22.79%) Unit Testing
16 30 (22.06%) AngularJS
16 30 (22.06%) SQL
16 30 (22.06%) jQuery
17 29 (21.32%) Maven
17 29 (21.32%) OO
17 29 (21.32%) HTML5
18 28 (20.59%) Git (software)
18 28 (20.59%) Finance
19 27 (19.85%) CSS3
20 26 (19.12%) Ajax

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (11.76%) Apache
2 6 (4.41%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.94%) CMS
4 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.21%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (1.47%) Node.js
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) SQLite
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (30.15%) Jenkins
2 29 (21.32%) Maven
3 28 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 24 (17.65%) JIRA
5 18 (13.24%) Selenium
6 17 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 16 (11.76%) Subversion
8 13 (9.56%) NUnit
8 13 (9.56%) PHPUnit
8 13 (9.56%) Moq
9 12 (8.82%) MSTest
9 12 (8.82%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (8.09%) HP UFT
11 7 (5.15%) SoapUI
11 7 (5.15%) Grunt
12 5 (3.68%) Jasmine
12 5 (3.68%) JSUnit
13 3 (2.21%) JUnit
13 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
13 3 (2.21%) Gradle
General
1 28 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Games
3 3 (2.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (70.59%) Developer
2 29 (21.32%) Senior Developer
3 24 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 21 (15.44%) Java Developer
5 18 (13.24%) PHP Developer
6 16 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.56%) Test Engineer
7 13 (9.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (8.09%) Analyst
8 11 (8.09%) Test Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.88%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) Junior
10 7 (5.15%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 6 (4.41%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Software Test Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.29%) .NET
2 43 (31.62%) CSS
2 43 (31.62%) HTML
3 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
4 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (22.79%) XML
6 30 (22.06%) jQuery
6 30 (22.06%) AngularJS
7 29 (21.32%) HTML5
8 27 (19.85%) CSS3
9 26 (19.12%) Ajax
10 25 (18.38%) Sass
11 21 (15.44%) RESTful
12 20 (14.71%) WCF
12 20 (14.71%) Symfony
12 20 (14.71%) .NET Framework
12 20 (14.71%) Spring
13 18 (13.24%) JSON
14 17 (12.50%) WPF
14 17 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (5.88%) Kindle
5 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.94%) User Experience
7 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.74%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.15%) Linux
2 23 (16.91%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) UNIX
4 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (53.68%) Continuous Integration
3 65 (47.79%) BDD
4 61 (44.85%) MVC
5 49 (36.03%) Scrum
6 46 (33.82%) Software Engineering
7 31 (22.79%) Unit Testing
8 29 (21.32%) OO
9 23 (16.91%) User Stories
10 20 (14.71%) SDLC
11 18 (13.24%) Web Application Development
11 18 (13.24%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (11.76%) OOP
14 15 (11.03%) Multithreading
15 14 (10.29%) Kanban
16 12 (8.82%) MVVM
16 12 (8.82%) Change Control
16 12 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (8.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.79%) C#
2 56 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.00%) Java
4 32 (23.53%) PHP
5 30 (22.06%) SQL
6 15 (11.03%) Python
7 13 (9.56%) T-SQL
8 12 (8.82%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.68%) Ruby
10 3 (2.21%) C++
11 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.56%) QA
2 10 (7.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.97%) Zend
3 9 (6.62%) Oracle
4 4 (2.94%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.47%) SAP
5 2 (1.47%) Google
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