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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 63 46 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.14% 5.32% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.19% 6.38% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 63 46 57
Average salary £39,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
563 721 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.71% 83.45% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 481 636 649
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 129 (96.27%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (59.70%) Continuous Integration
3 64 (47.76%) C#
3 64 (47.76%) MVC
4 63 (47.01%) BDD
5 58 (43.28%) JavaScript
6 50 (37.31%) .NET
6 50 (37.31%) Software Engineering
7 47 (35.07%) Jenkins
8 46 (34.33%) Scrum
8 46 (34.33%) SQL Server
8 46 (34.33%) ASP.NET
9 44 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (32.09%) CSS
10 43 (32.09%) HTML
11 42 (31.34%) Linux
12 38 (28.36%) XML
13 35 (26.12%) AngularJS
14 33 (24.63%) HTML5
14 33 (24.63%) jQuery
15 32 (23.88%) OO
15 32 (23.88%) Ajax
16 31 (23.13%) Java
16 31 (23.13%) PHP
17 30 (22.39%) Git (software)
17 30 (22.39%) CSS3
18 28 (20.90%) Sass
19 27 (20.15%) Maven
20 26 (19.40%) RESTful
21 24 (17.91%) Unit Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 12 (8.96%) Apache
2 7 (5.22%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.99%) CMS
4 3 (2.24%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (1.49%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.46%) MySQL
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQLite
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (35.07%) Jenkins
2 30 (22.39%) Git (software)
3 27 (20.15%) Maven
4 24 (17.91%) JIRA
5 17 (12.69%) NUnit
5 17 (12.69%) MSTest
5 17 (12.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 17 (12.69%) Moq
5 17 (12.69%) Cucumber
6 15 (11.19%) Subversion
7 14 (10.45%) Grunt
8 13 (9.70%) Selenium
9 11 (8.21%) PHPUnit
10 9 (6.72%) HP UFT
11 7 (5.22%) JSUnit
11 7 (5.22%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.99%) Gradle
12 4 (2.99%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.99%) JUnit
12 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (17.16%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Games
3 2 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (77.61%) Developer
2 32 (23.88%) Senior Developer
3 28 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 19 (14.18%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.69%) C# Developer
5 17 (12.69%) PHP Developer
6 14 (10.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Test Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Test Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior PHP Developer
9 8 (5.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Architect
10 6 (4.48%) Junior
11 5 (3.73%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.73%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (37.31%) .NET
2 46 (34.33%) ASP.NET
3 44 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (32.09%) CSS
4 43 (32.09%) HTML
5 38 (28.36%) XML
6 35 (26.12%) AngularJS
7 33 (24.63%) HTML5
7 33 (24.63%) jQuery
8 32 (23.88%) Ajax
9 30 (22.39%) CSS3
10 28 (20.90%) Sass
11 26 (19.40%) RESTful
12 24 (17.91%) WCF
13 23 (17.16%) JSON
13 23 (17.16%) .NET Framework
14 20 (14.93%) WPF
15 19 (14.18%) Symfony
16 18 (13.43%) Spring
17 17 (12.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.70%) Kindle
4 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.49%) User Experience
7 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.75%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.34%) Linux
2 22 (16.42%) Windows
3 20 (14.93%) UNIX
4 1 (0.75%) Solaris
4 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (96.27%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (59.70%) Continuous Integration
3 64 (47.76%) MVC
4 63 (47.01%) BDD
5 50 (37.31%) Software Engineering
6 46 (34.33%) Scrum
7 32 (23.88%) OO
8 24 (17.91%) Unit Testing
9 23 (17.16%) Web Application Development
9 23 (17.16%) User Stories
10 21 (15.67%) Dependency Injection
11 20 (14.93%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (13.43%) Kanban
13 16 (11.94%) MVVM
14 15 (11.19%) Multithreading
15 14 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (10.45%) SDLC
16 11 (8.21%) OOP
17 10 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (7.46%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 64 (47.76%) C#
2 58 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 31 (23.13%) PHP
3 31 (23.13%) Java
4 22 (16.42%) SQL
5 16 (11.94%) Python
6 11 (8.21%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.48%) Ruby
9 3 (2.24%) C++
10 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (11.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) ISEB
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) ISO 9001
2 9 (6.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.43%) Zend
3 9 (6.72%) Oracle
4 4 (2.99%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.24%) Google
6 2 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (0.75%) ATG
7 1 (0.75%) Facebook
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter
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