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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 43 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs citing TDD 47 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.49% 6.44% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 8.54% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 29
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
694 656 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.07% 75.40% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 616 623 689
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 46 (48.42%) JavaScript
2 44 (46.32%) CSS
2 44 (46.32%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (44.21%) HTML
4 41 (43.16%) BDD
5 33 (34.74%) .NET
5 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (33.68%) C#
7 31 (32.63%) Scrum
8 27 (28.42%) Java
9 24 (25.26%) MVC
10 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
11 19 (20.00%) Web Services
11 19 (20.00%) HTML5
11 19 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 18 (18.95%) Kindle
12 18 (18.95%) Node.js
12 18 (18.95%) CSS3
12 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
12 18 (18.95%) Coaching
12 18 (18.95%) ISO 9001
12 18 (18.95%) Web Development
13 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET
14 16 (16.84%) Selenium
14 16 (16.84%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (16.84%) User Stories
15 15 (15.79%) Mobile App
16 14 (14.74%) Gherkin
16 14 (14.74%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (14.74%) System Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 18 (18.95%) Node.js
2 11 (11.58%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.11%) WordPress
3 2 (2.11%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (2.11%) IIS
3 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.11%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.32%) SaaS
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Big Data
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Selenium
2 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.42%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (8.42%) Maven
4 8 (8.42%) JIRA
4 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.37%) Selenium IDE
5 7 (7.37%) LoadRunner
6 6 (6.32%) Ant
6 6 (6.32%) Behat
7 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.11%) GCC
8 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.11%) RSpec
8 2 (2.11%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.11%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.11%) Subversion
9 1 (1.05%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (61.05%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) Web Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Software Developer
4 16 (16.84%) Graduate
5 13 (13.68%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (12.63%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
7 11 (11.58%) Graduate Web Developer
8 10 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 10 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
9 9 (9.47%) Graduate Software Developer
9 9 (9.47%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior Test Engineer
10 8 (8.42%) Test Engineer
10 8 (8.42%) Test Analyst
10 8 (8.42%) Analyst
11 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
11 7 (7.37%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (46.32%) CSS
2 42 (44.21%) HTML
3 33 (34.74%) .NET
4 19 (20.00%) Web Services
4 19 (20.00%) HTML5
4 19 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (18.95%) CSS3
6 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET
7 16 (16.84%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (14.74%) Gherkin
9 13 (13.68%) jQuery
10 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (10.53%) WPF
11 10 (10.53%) Spring
11 10 (10.53%) J2EE
12 5 (5.26%) JSP
13 3 (3.16%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.16%) Spring Integration
14 2 (2.11%) QML
14 2 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Kindle
2 15 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.37%) Open Source
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) Android
3 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.32%) Continuous Integration
2 41 (43.16%) BDD
3 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (32.63%) Scrum
5 24 (25.26%) MVC
6 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
7 18 (18.95%) Web Development
7 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
7 18 (18.95%) Coaching
8 16 (16.84%) User Stories
9 14 (14.74%) Regression Testing
9 14 (14.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (14.74%) System Testing
10 11 (11.58%) Automation Testing
11 10 (10.53%) Automated Testing
12 9 (9.47%) CQRS
12 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.47%) Domain-Driven Design
12 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.47%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.42%) JavaScript
2 32 (33.68%) C#
3 27 (28.42%) Java
4 12 (12.63%) PHP
5 11 (11.58%) Python
6 9 (9.47%) C
7 4 (4.21%) SQL
7 4 (4.21%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.11%) PHP5
8 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.11%) R
8 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.11%) Perl
8 2 (2.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Degree
1 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.95%) ISO 9001
2 10 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
1 2 (2.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) EPiServer
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle
4 2 (2.11%) SAP
4 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago