The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 32 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing TDD 8248 6711 5854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.81% 6.04% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 7.66% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7166 5946 5361
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97295 87643 96229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.35% 78.82% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78124 71880 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TDD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD within the UK.

TDD Salary Trend in the UK

TDD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

TDD Salary Histogram in the UK

TDD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +5 7843 £47,500 - 1016
London +4 4225 £55,000 - 543
South East +9 1323 £45,000 +5.88% 135
City of London -3 806 £60,000 +4.34% 148
North West +5 589 £40,000 +6.66% 89
East of England +1 579 £45,000 +2.27% 82
Surrey +1 363 £45,000 - 45
Yorkshire +5 361 £37,500 -0.66% 55
Manchester -3 345 £40,000 +6.66% 62
South West +35 272 £37,500 - 42
East Midlands +17 262 £37,500 - 22
West Yorkshire +12 250 £37,500 -6.25% 36
Berkshire +8 238 £51,250 +13.88% 17
Leeds +13 204 £40,000 -4.76% 26
West Midlands -7 193 £40,000 - 40
Scotland -19 169 £40,000 +11.11% 22
Oxfordshire +24 162 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Hampshire +5 160 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Cambridgeshire -10 160 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Hertfordshire +32 151 £47,500 - 22
Cheshire +8 134 £38,000 +5.55% 11
East Sussex +7 133 £40,000 - 7
Cambridge -8 129 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Buckinghamshire +8 127 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Brighton +5 123 £40,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +4 120 £47,500 +2.15% 21
Bristol +16 101 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Oxford +18 97 £45,000 - 5
Glasgow -9 96 £40,000 - 9
Nottinghamshire +10 92 £37,500 - 7

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 8001 (52.66%) C#
2 7955 (52.36%) .NET
3 6327 (41.64%) MVC
4 6126 (40.32%) Scrum
5 5835 (38.40%) SQL Server
6 5656 (37.23%) ASP.NET
7 5542 (36.47%) JavaScript
8 5317 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
9 5124 (33.72%) HTML
10 4956 (32.62%) Java
11 4516 (29.72%) BDD
12 4416 (29.06%) CSS
13 4260 (28.04%) SQL
14 4165 (27.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3728 (24.54%) OO
16 3454 (22.73%) WCF
17 3290 (21.65%) jQuery
18 3218 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
19 2930 (19.28%) Web Services
20 2611 (17.18%) Finance
21 2477 (16.30%) Microsoft
22 2460 (16.19%) Software Engineering
23 2388 (15.72%) HTML5
24 2326 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 2298 (15.12%) Spring
26 2185 (14.38%) NUnit
27 2171 (14.29%) XML
28 2104 (13.85%) Degree
29 2098 (13.81%) WPF
30 2039 (13.42%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 920 (6.06%) Node.js
2 671 (4.42%) Apache
3 639 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 482 (3.17%) CMS
5 449 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 351 (2.31%) IIS
7 176 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 165 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 164 (1.08%) Drupal
10 163 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
11 159 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 156 (1.03%) Apache Solr
13 151 (0.99%) WebLogic
14 122 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
15 108 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
16 94 (0.62%) Confluence
17 91 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
18 74 (0.49%) nginx
19 71 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
20 70 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 906 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 120 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 95 (0.63%) MS Office
4 63 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 37 (0.24%) Mingle
6 28 (0.18%) MS Project
7 22 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 21 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.11%) Fireworks
10 6 (0.039%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.020%) Stata
13 2 (0.013%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.007%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.007%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 147 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 57 (0.38%) Magento
4 25 (0.16%) nopCommerce
5 20 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 19 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 17 (0.11%) Sophis RISQUE
8 16 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 13 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (0.066%) Markit EDM
11 5 (0.033%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (0.033%) Pivotal CRM
12 4 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.026%) Summit
12 4 (0.026%) BusinessWorks
12 4 (0.026%) CA Clarity
13 3 (0.020%) JDE OneWorld
13 3 (0.020%) Kondor+
13 3 (0.020%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 432 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 357 (2.35%) SaaS
4 187 (1.23%) GitHub
5 129 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 64 (0.42%) PaaS
7 56 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 43 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
9 34 (0.22%) Heroku
10 18 (0.12%) Google App Engine
11 17 (0.11%) Joyent
11 17 (0.11%) Trello
12 15 (0.099%) Google Apps
13 13 (0.086%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (0.086%) IaaS
14 10 (0.066%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.046%) Force.com
15 7 (0.046%) Basecamp
15 7 (0.046%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (0.020%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 969 (6.38%) Internet
2 422 (2.78%) HTTP
3 107 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 69 (0.45%) Broadband
5 47 (0.31%) Intranet
6 42 (0.28%) SNMP
7 38 (0.25%) SSL
8 33 (0.22%) LDAP
9 31 (0.20%) Firewall
10 28 (0.18%) Ethernet
11 27 (0.18%) SMTP
12 25 (0.16%) ZigBee
13 18 (0.12%) Kerberos
13 18 (0.12%) SMS
14 16 (0.11%) VoIP
14 16 (0.11%) AMQP
15 15 (0.099%) NFC
16 14 (0.092%) BIG-IP
17 13 (0.086%) DNS
18 12 (0.079%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5835 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 1659 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1409 (9.27%) MySQL
4 1068 (7.03%) NoSQL
5 1015 (6.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 829 (5.46%) MongoDB
7 824 (5.42%) Relational Database
8 763 (5.02%) Big Data
9 487 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 430 (2.83%) Hadoop
11 375 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 356 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 353 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 259 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
15 231 (1.52%) Oracle Database
16 185 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
17 182 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
18 157 (1.03%) Redis
19 151 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 139 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2185 (14.38%) NUnit
2 2031 (13.37%) Git (software)
3 1633 (10.75%) Subversion
4 1467 (9.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 1271 (8.37%) Selenium
6 1129 (7.43%) Moq
7 991 (6.52%) Visual Studio
8 961 (6.32%) JUnit
9 950 (6.25%) Maven
10 895 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 757 (4.98%) Cucumber
12 723 (4.76%) MSTest
13 692 (4.55%) Jenkins
14 586 (3.86%) JIRA
15 550 (3.62%) Eclipse
16 470 (3.09%) TeamCity
17 362 (2.38%) SpecFlow
18 360 (2.37%) WebDriver
19 346 (2.28%) Ant
20 334 (2.20%) FitNesse
General
1 2611 (17.18%) Finance
2 971 (6.39%) Games
3 895 (5.89%) Banking
4 650 (4.28%) Retail
5 579 (3.81%) Marketing
6 378 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 339 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 301 (1.98%) Publishing
9 288 (1.90%) Advertising
10 287 (1.89%) Front Office
11 258 (1.70%) Law
12 166 (1.09%) Back Office
13 112 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 77 (0.51%) Legal
14 77 (0.51%) Music Industry
15 75 (0.49%) Online Betting
16 74 (0.49%) Manufacturing
17 54 (0.36%) Automotive
18 44 (0.29%) Multimedia
19 33 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11786 (77.57%) Developer
2 4279 (28.16%) .NET Developer
3 2499 (16.45%) Senior Developer
4 2399 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 2329 (15.33%) Java Developer
6 1598 (10.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 1003 (6.60%) Software Engineer
8 954 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 923 (6.07%) Web Developer
10 861 (5.67%) Software Developer
11 846 (5.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 718 (4.73%) Senior .NET Developer
13 666 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
14 614 (4.04%) Programmer
15 591 (3.89%) Analyst
16 539 (3.55%) Agile .NET Developer
17 532 (3.50%) Architect
18 490 (3.22%) Lead Developer
19 457 (3.01%) Senior C# Developer
20 436 (2.87%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7955 (52.36%) .NET
2 5656 (37.23%) ASP.NET
3 5124 (33.72%) HTML
4 4416 (29.06%) CSS
5 4165 (27.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3454 (22.73%) WCF
7 3290 (21.65%) jQuery
8 2930 (19.28%) Web Services
9 2388 (15.72%) HTML5
10 2326 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2298 (15.12%) Spring
12 2171 (14.29%) XML
13 2098 (13.81%) WPF
14 2033 (13.38%) .NET Framework
15 1647 (10.84%) Ajax
16 1582 (10.41%) CSS3
17 1386 (9.12%) RESTful
18 1377 (9.06%) NHibernate
19 1365 (8.98%) Razor View Engine
20 1344 (8.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1230 (8.10%) Computer Science
2 1063 (7.00%) Open Source
3 931 (6.13%) Inversion of Control
4 830 (5.46%) Mobile App
5 648 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 450 (2.96%) N-Tier
7 326 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 326 (2.15%) Social Network
8 299 (1.97%) iPhone
9 239 (1.57%) Derivative
10 236 (1.55%) Client/Server
11 224 (1.47%) Tandem
12 201 (1.32%) Blackberry
13 200 (1.32%) Social Media
14 185 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 169 (1.11%) Visualisation
16 166 (1.09%) iPad
17 159 (1.05%) Digital Media
18 154 (1.01%) Blog
19 150 (0.99%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2039 (13.42%) Windows
2 1553 (10.22%) Linux
3 1000 (6.58%) Android
4 919 (6.05%) Apple iOS
5 653 (4.30%) UNIX
6 130 (0.86%) Windows Phone
7 109 (0.72%) Solaris
8 88 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 58 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 56 (0.37%) CentOS
11 55 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
12 39 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 37 (0.24%) Debian
14 32 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 27 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
16 25 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
18 16 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
19 15 (0.099%) Windows XP
20 11 (0.072%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6327 (41.64%) MVC
2 6126 (40.32%) Scrum
3 5317 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
4 4516 (29.72%) BDD
5 3728 (24.54%) OO
6 3218 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2460 (16.19%) Software Engineering
8 2000 (13.16%) E-Commerce
9 1987 (13.08%) Unit Testing
10 1870 (12.31%) Web Application Development
11 1826 (12.02%) Kanban
12 1457 (9.59%) OOP
13 1309 (8.62%) Pair Programming
14 1242 (8.17%) Web Development
15 1197 (7.88%) Dependency Injection
16 1122 (7.38%) SOA
17 1015 (6.68%) MVVM
18 960 (6.32%) Multithreading
19 941 (6.19%) OOD
20 882 (5.80%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8001 (52.66%) C#
2 5542 (36.47%) JavaScript
3 4956 (32.62%) Java
4 4260 (28.04%) SQL
5 1442 (9.49%) Ruby
6 1282 (8.44%) PHP
7 1099 (7.23%) T-SQL
8 881 (5.80%) Python
9 857 (5.64%) C++
10 632 (4.16%) VB.NET
11 514 (3.38%) Scala
12 432 (2.84%) C
13 375 (2.47%) VB
14 369 (2.43%) Groovy
15 306 (2.01%) Objective-C
16 299 (1.97%) Perl
17 211 (1.39%) PHP5
18 200 (1.32%) Bash Shell
19 187 (1.23%) PL/SQL
20 159 (1.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2104 (13.85%) Degree
2 1243 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1121 (7.38%) MCSD
4 1117 (7.35%) MCP
5 1107 (7.29%) MCAD
6 1089 (7.17%) MCTS
7 150 (0.99%) ISEB
8 109 (0.72%) Security Cleared
9 100 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 34 (0.22%) SC Cleared
10 34 (0.22%) HND
11 27 (0.18%) Sun Certification
12 17 (0.11%) PhD
12 17 (0.11%) MCPD
13 14 (0.092%) MBA
13 14 (0.092%) MCSE
14 11 (0.072%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (0.072%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 10 (0.066%) MCITP
16 9 (0.059%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 965 (6.35%) QA
2 28 (0.18%) SLA
3 27 (0.18%) Basel III
4 24 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 18 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.066%) COREP
8 8 (0.053%) FINREP
8 8 (0.053%) ISO 9000
8 8 (0.053%) TickIT
9 6 (0.039%) ISO 9002
10 4 (0.026%) WAI
10 4 (0.026%) Dublin Core
10 4 (0.026%) HL7
11 2 (0.013%) HMG Infosec
11 2 (0.013%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.013%) IEC 61508
11 2 (0.013%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.013%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.013%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (0.31%) Varnish
2 44 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.13%) Squid
5 15 (0.099%) qmail
6 14 (0.092%) KVM
7 5 (0.033%) Docker
7 5 (0.033%) vSphere
8 4 (0.026%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.013%) Xen
9 2 (0.013%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.013%) vCloud
10 1 (0.007%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.007%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 270 (1.78%) Puppet
2 246 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 88 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 72 (0.47%) Nagios
5 37 (0.24%) Capistrano
6 33 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 33 (0.22%) Vagrant
7 29 (0.19%) Zenoss
8 24 (0.16%) YUM
9 20 (0.13%) HAProxy
10 11 (0.072%) MOM
10 11 (0.072%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 9 (0.059%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.046%) Ansible
13 4 (0.026%) SCCM
14 2 (0.013%) Tivoli
15 1 (0.007%) Cacti
15 1 (0.007%) Ganglia
15 1 (0.007%) OpenNMS
15 1 (0.007%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2477 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 1274 (8.38%) Oracle
3 491 (3.23%) Google
4 402 (2.65%) Facebook
5 399 (2.63%) JBoss
6 330 (2.17%) Twitter
7 278 (1.83%) Zend
8 211 (1.39%) Sitecore
9 194 (1.28%) Sybase
10 172 (1.13%) hybris
11 142 (0.93%) TIBCO
12 134 (0.88%) IBM
13 133 (0.88%) Adobe
14 101 (0.66%) EPiServer
15 95 (0.63%) HP
16 89 (0.59%) Apple
17 79 (0.52%) Xamarin
18 68 (0.45%) Endeca
18 68 (0.45%) Red Hat
19 66 (0.43%) Rackspace
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £75 - £100 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Free Parking
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,500 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Fantastic Benefits!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago