The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East / Kent
Rank 16 42 21
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 103 67 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.96% 5.87% 10.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.63% 6.49% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 89 63 99
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 704 1033 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.55% 90.53% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 572 889 705
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

TDD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for TDD in Kent

TDD
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Kent over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Kent

TDD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Maidstone - 27 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +17 21 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Malling +8 19 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Folkestone +7 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Dartford +3 9 £35,000 -17.64%
Sittingbourne +9 5 £37,500 - 1
Tonbridge -4 2 £62,500 -19.35%
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for TDD.

1 194 (90.65%) .NET
2 188 (87.85%) C#
3 182 (85.05%) MVC
4 166 (77.57%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (76.64%) SQL Server
6 160 (74.77%) ASP.NET
7 129 (60.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 116 (54.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 113 (52.80%) RESTful
10 109 (50.93%) Web Application Development
10 109 (50.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 101 (47.20%) SQL Server 2014
12 92 (42.99%) BDD
13 67 (31.31%) OO
14 65 (30.37%) Node.js
15 63 (29.44%) Dependency Injection
15 63 (29.44%) Microsoft
16 60 (28.04%) Ruby
17 59 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
18 57 (26.64%) HTML
19 56 (26.17%) Scrum
19 56 (26.17%) AngularJS
20 52 (24.30%) WCF
21 50 (23.36%) JavaScript
22 49 (22.90%) CSS
23 47 (21.96%) SQL
24 45 (21.03%) KnockoutJS
25 43 (20.09%) Git (software)
25 43 (20.09%) WPF
26 41 (19.16%) NoSQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 17 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (1.87%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.40%) CMS
4 3 (1.40%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.80%) SaaS
3 4 (1.87%) Google Play
3 4 (1.87%) Heroku
3 4 (1.87%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Firebase
4 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) SMTP
2 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (76.64%) SQL Server
2 101 (47.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 41 (19.16%) NoSQL
4 21 (9.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 18 (8.41%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.61%) DTS
7 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.34%) DB2
8 5 (2.34%) Redis
9 4 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.47%) Big Data
11 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.47%) MySQL
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (20.09%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.62%) NUnit
3 19 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (8.41%) TeamCity
5 14 (6.54%) MSBuild
6 13 (6.07%) Moq
6 13 (6.07%) MSTest
6 13 (6.07%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (4.21%) Jasmine
8 8 (3.74%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.27%) Mocha
10 6 (2.80%) webpack
11 4 (1.87%) JIRA
11 4 (1.87%) jMock
11 4 (1.87%) JUnit
11 4 (1.87%) Maven
11 4 (1.87%) Mockito
11 4 (1.87%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.87%) Subversion
12 3 (1.40%) ReSharper
General
1 24 (11.21%) Advertising
2 20 (9.35%) Marketing
3 17 (7.94%) Finance
4 6 (2.80%) Games
5 5 (2.34%) Retail
6 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.40%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 206 (96.26%) Developer
2 183 (85.51%) .NET Developer
3 38 (17.76%) C# Developer
4 37 (17.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (10.75%) WPF Developer
6 19 (8.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (8.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (8.41%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (7.94%) Messaging Developer
9 14 (6.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (6.54%) WinForms Developer
10 12 (5.61%) Lead Developer
11 11 (5.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (5.14%) HTML Developer
12 9 (4.21%) C# WPF Developer
12 9 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (90.65%) .NET
2 160 (74.77%) ASP.NET
3 129 (60.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 116 (54.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 113 (52.80%) RESTful
6 109 (50.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 65 (30.37%) Node.js
8 57 (26.64%) HTML
9 56 (26.17%) AngularJS
10 52 (24.30%) WCF
11 49 (22.90%) CSS
12 45 (21.03%) KnockoutJS
13 43 (20.09%) WPF
14 39 (18.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (14.95%) .NET Framework
16 29 (13.55%) Entity Framework
17 27 (12.62%) WinForms
18 25 (11.68%) HTML5
19 24 (11.21%) RabbitMQ
20 20 (9.35%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.62%) Social Network
2 13 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.14%) Tandem
4 5 (2.34%) AS400
5 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.87%) iPhone
5 4 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.40%) iPad
6 3 (1.40%) PMI
6 3 (1.40%) W3C
7 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Blog
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.34%) Android
3 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.93%) Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
5 1 (0.47%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (85.05%) MVC
2 166 (77.57%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (50.93%) Web Application Development
4 92 (42.99%) BDD
5 67 (31.31%) OO
6 63 (29.44%) Dependency Injection
7 59 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (26.17%) Scrum
9 39 (18.22%) SDLC
10 32 (14.95%) Kanban
11 27 (12.62%) Unit Testing
12 21 (9.81%) Web Development
13 20 (9.35%) SOLID
14 18 (8.41%) Multithreading
15 15 (7.01%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (7.01%) MVVM
16 11 (5.14%) Front End Development
17 10 (4.67%) Domain-Driven Design
17 10 (4.67%) E-Commerce
18 9 (4.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (87.85%) C#
2 60 (28.04%) Ruby
3 50 (23.36%) JavaScript
4 47 (21.96%) SQL
5 29 (13.55%) T-SQL
6 26 (12.15%) VB.NET
7 17 (7.94%) F#
8 11 (5.14%) Java
8 11 (5.14%) PL/SQL
8 11 (5.14%) TypeScript
9 9 (4.21%) VB
10 5 (2.34%) R
11 4 (1.87%) Go
12 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.93%) C++
13 2 (0.93%) PHP
14 1 (0.47%) C
14 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.93%) Degree
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) vSphere
2 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (7.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 17 (7.94%) Kibana
1 17 (7.94%) WSUS
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (29.44%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.02%) Oracle
3 29 (13.55%) Facebook
4 9 (4.21%) Twitter
5 4 (1.87%) Google
6 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe
7 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Hythe, Kent
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago