The table below looks at the statistics for Test-First Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test-First Development over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-First Development
UK
Rank 860 945 958
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test-First Development 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.009% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74927 89028 92672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.30% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 61585 73757 75638
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test-First Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Test-First Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test-First Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test-First Development
Salary Trend

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

Test-First Development Salary Trend in the UK

Test-First Development
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test-First Development within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 -
South Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -

Test-First Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test-First Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Test-First Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) ATDD
4 4 (50.00%) SOLID
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Blog
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (25.00%) NUnit
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Test-First Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) MbUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (25.00%) MSTest
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Blog
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) ATDD
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) SOLID
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
Winchester, Hampshire
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