The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 28 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +36
Permanent jobs citing TDD 50 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.92% 7.69% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.85% 9.23% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 11
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
361 466 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.82% 83.36% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 280 421 362
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

TDD
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Suffolk region.

TDD Salary Trend in Suffolk

TDD
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Suffolk

TDD
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +5 33 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bury St Edmunds -1 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 74 (73.27%) .NET
2 71 (70.30%) C#
3 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (49.50%) XML
5 49 (48.51%) Web Services
6 45 (44.55%) SOAP
6 45 (44.55%) WCF
7 44 (43.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 44 (43.56%) MVC
8 40 (39.60%) ASP.NET
9 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
10 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (28.71%) jQuery
11 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
12 26 (25.74%) BizTalk Server
13 25 (24.75%) HTML
14 24 (23.76%) CSS
15 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (20.79%) SQL
17 17 (16.83%) REST
17 17 (16.83%) Java
17 17 (16.83%) SOA
17 17 (16.83%) Scrum
18 16 (15.84%) NHibernate
18 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
19 15 (14.85%) Windows
19 15 (14.85%) WPF
20 13 (12.87%) MVVM
20 13 (12.87%) Java EE
21 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 26 (25.74%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (10.89%) IIS
3 9 (8.91%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.91%) Apache Pig
4 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.94%) JBoss
4 6 (5.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.96%) Apache
6 3 (2.97%) Node.js
6 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Force.com
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.91%) Hadoop
4 9 (8.91%) Apache Hive
4 9 (8.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.91%) Big Data
4 9 (8.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (7.92%) MySQL
6 7 (6.93%) OLAP
7 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (43.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.89%) Subversion
2 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.90%) NUnit
4 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.92%) SoapUI
5 7 (6.93%) NuGet
6 6 (5.94%) Gradle
7 5 (4.95%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (4.95%) Maven
8 4 (3.96%) MSTest
8 4 (3.96%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.97%) Moq
9 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.98%) JIRA
10 2 (1.98%) Selenium
10 2 (1.98%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Front Office
2 5 (4.95%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (92.08%) Developer
2 30 (29.70%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.79%) C# Developer
3 21 (20.79%) BizTalk Developer
4 20 (19.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (14.85%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.88%) Java Developer
7 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.93%) PHP Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.95%) CRM Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Java Architect
10 4 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (73.27%) .NET
2 50 (49.50%) XML
3 49 (48.51%) Web Services
4 45 (44.55%) SOAP
4 45 (44.55%) WCF
5 40 (39.60%) ASP.NET
6 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (28.71%) jQuery
8 25 (24.75%) HTML
9 24 (23.76%) CSS
10 17 (16.83%) REST
11 16 (15.84%) NHibernate
12 15 (14.85%) WPF
13 13 (12.87%) Java EE
14 11 (10.89%) WF
15 9 (8.91%) OSGi
15 9 (8.91%) Ajax
15 9 (8.91%) Apache Camel
16 8 (7.92%) .NET Framework
17 7 (6.93%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) N-Tier
2 9 (8.91%) DataPower
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.96%) Replication
5 3 (2.97%) Streaming Music
5 3 (2.97%) Open Source
6 1 (0.99%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) UNIX
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (43.56%) MVC
3 17 (16.83%) SOA
3 17 (16.83%) Scrum
4 13 (12.87%) MVVM
5 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
6 11 (10.89%) OOP
7 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.91%) CRM
9 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.92%) OO
10 7 (6.93%) Workflow
10 7 (6.93%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.94%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.94%) Integration Testing
12 5 (4.95%) Analytics
13 4 (3.96%) BDD
13 4 (3.96%) Web Development
13 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (3.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (70.30%) C#
2 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.79%) SQL
4 17 (16.83%) Java
5 9 (8.91%) Groovy
6 8 (7.92%) PHP
7 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.97%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) VB
8 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.94%) MCITP
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) HND
5 2 (1.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
2 6 (5.94%) IBM
3 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.98%) Telerik
5 1 (0.99%) BT
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