The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 7 10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 0 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 16.00% 10.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 21.05% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 89.06% 76.00% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 50
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
TDD
South East

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

TDD
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

TDD Salary Trend in Sussex

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) SOAP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) RAD
3 9 (64.29%) RUP
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (64.29%) C
3 9 (64.29%) ADO
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) WinForms
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Marketing
6 5 (35.71%) WPF
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) ADO
3 5 (35.71%) WinForms
3 5 (35.71%) WPF
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OO
1 9 (64.29%) RAD
1 9 (64.29%) RUP
1 9 (64.29%) Scrum
1 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) C
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft