Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 6 months to 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 24 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 2 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 1.48% 6.38% 11.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 7.14% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 14
Maidstone median annual salary £62,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% - -33.33%
10th Percentile £56,250 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £40,500 £57,125
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -5.88%

TDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 119 126 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 88.15% 89.36% 86.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 122 118
Maidstone median annual salary £45,000 £39,208 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.77% +4.55% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £21,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% -5.00%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Maidstone

TDD
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for TDD in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for TDD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft