The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 40 27
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 43 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 17.99% 6.30% 7.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.55% 7.12% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 24
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

TDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 220 351 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.05% 88.41% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 183 291 274
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing TDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Cheltenham

TDD
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for TDD in Cheltenham

TDD
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for TDD.

1 59 (95.16%) Java
2 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (72.58%) Spring
4 44 (70.97%) Linux
5 40 (64.52%) SOAP
5 40 (64.52%) Hibernate
6 39 (62.90%) Tomcat
7 37 (59.68%) XML
7 37 (59.68%) BDD
7 37 (59.68%) REST
8 36 (58.06%) MongoDB
8 36 (58.06%) Mule ESB
9 35 (56.45%) JUnit
9 35 (56.45%) JSON
9 35 (56.45%) Git (software)
10 34 (54.84%) Scrum
10 34 (54.84%) MVC
10 34 (54.84%) Web Services
11 33 (53.23%) JIRA
11 33 (53.23%) Mule
12 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
12 32 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (46.77%) JPA
14 28 (45.16%) Spring MVC
14 28 (45.16%) Integration Testing
14 28 (45.16%) JBoss
14 28 (45.16%) Finance
14 28 (45.16%) NoSQL
14 28 (45.16%) Apache Camel
15 27 (43.55%) Amazon DynamoDB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Application Platforms
1 39 (62.90%) Tomcat
2 36 (58.06%) Mule ESB
3 33 (53.23%) Mule
4 28 (45.16%) JBoss
5 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
6 9 (14.52%) Apache
7 6 (9.68%) Anypoint
7 6 (9.68%) GlassFish
7 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
8 4 (6.45%) Confluence
8 4 (6.45%) IIS
9 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 26 (41.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (43.55%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (22.58%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (58.06%) MongoDB
2 28 (45.16%) NoSQL
3 27 (43.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
5 8 (12.90%) MySQL
6 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (6.45%) Big Data
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.84%) Apache Hive
8 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (56.45%) Git (software)
1 35 (56.45%) JUnit
2 33 (53.23%) JIRA
3 27 (43.55%) IntelliJ
4 11 (17.74%) Maven
5 10 (16.13%) Eclipse
6 6 (9.68%) Gradle
6 6 (9.68%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.45%) Subversion
7 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.84%) EasyMock
9 2 (3.23%) Selenium
9 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.61%) RSpec
10 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.61%) TestNG
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 26 (41.94%) Electronics
2 26 (41.94%) Manufacturing
2 26 (41.94%) Marketing
2 26 (41.94%) Telecoms
3 16 (25.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) Java Developer
3 21 (33.87%) Senior Developer
3 21 (33.87%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (32.26%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Research Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Agile Test Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (72.58%) Spring
2 40 (64.52%) Hibernate
2 40 (64.52%) SOAP
3 37 (59.68%) REST
3 37 (59.68%) XML
4 35 (56.45%) JSON
5 34 (54.84%) Web Services
6 29 (46.77%) JPA
7 28 (45.16%) Apache Camel
7 28 (45.16%) Spring MVC
8 27 (43.55%) Spring Integration
9 7 (11.29%) XSLT
10 6 (9.68%) .NET
10 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
10 6 (9.68%) J2EE
10 6 (9.68%) XSD
11 5 (8.06%) CSS
11 5 (8.06%) HTML
11 5 (8.06%) Java EE
11 5 (8.06%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
1 4 (6.45%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) FreeBSD
3 5 (8.06%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (59.68%) BDD
3 34 (54.84%) MVC
3 34 (54.84%) Scrum
4 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
5 28 (45.16%) Integration Testing
6 27 (43.55%) Kanban
7 26 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (41.94%) Digital Marketing
7 26 (41.94%) Programme Management
8 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
11 9 (14.52%) SDLC
11 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Change Management
12 8 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (12.90%) High Availability
13 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 59 (95.16%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) C++
3 15 (24.19%) C#
4 12 (19.35%) Python
5 11 (17.74%) Ruby
6 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.68%) Groovy
7 6 (9.68%) XPath
8 5 (8.06%) C
8 5 (8.06%) Perl
8 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.84%) SQL
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Apple
2 26 (41.94%) SAP
3 10 (16.13%) IBM
4 8 (12.90%) BT
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
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