The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England / South West
Rank 22 41 45
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 480 362 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.44% 6.19% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 6.97% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 439 303 321
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,000
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4584 5190 5215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.11% 88.76% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4232 4344
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

TDD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for TDD in the South West

TDD
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in the South West

TDD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol +27 208 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Gloucestershire +21 80 £50,000 -16.66% 17
Somerset -2 60 £42,500 +4.93% 11
Dorset +16 51 £40,000 - 12
Devon +1 49 £45,000 +38.46% 12
Wiltshire -7 20 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Cornwall +10 11 £42,500 +10.38% 2
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for TDD.

1 725 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (49.47%) C#
3 397 (46.65%) BDD
4 372 (43.71%) MVC
5 371 (43.60%) Java
6 342 (40.19%) .NET
7 340 (39.95%) JavaScript
8 327 (38.43%) Scrum
9 261 (30.67%) SQL Server
10 260 (30.55%) HTML
11 254 (29.85%) Git (software)
12 250 (29.38%) Continuous Integration
13 248 (29.14%) ASP.NET
14 233 (27.38%) NoSQL
15 222 (26.09%) AngularJS
16 211 (24.79%) Finance
17 205 (24.09%) CSS
18 189 (22.21%) ASP.NET MVC
19 188 (22.09%) SQL
20 180 (21.15%) RESTful
21 173 (20.33%) REST
21 173 (20.33%) Kanban
21 173 (20.33%) Web Services
21 173 (20.33%) OO
22 168 (19.74%) Spring
23 167 (19.62%) XML
24 166 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
25 153 (17.98%) SOAP
26 152 (17.86%) MongoDB
27 147 (17.27%) ASP.NET Web API

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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
1 117 (13.75%) Tomcat
2 91 (10.69%) JBoss
3 64 (7.52%) Mule ESB
4 63 (7.40%) Mule
5 58 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
6 50 (5.88%) WebSphere
7 44 (5.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 44 (5.17%) OpenStack
8 41 (4.82%) WebLogic
9 37 (4.35%) Apache Spark
10 36 (4.23%) Confluence
11 31 (3.64%) Apache Solr
11 31 (3.64%) Jetty
12 29 (3.41%) IIS
13 19 (2.23%) Apache
14 15 (1.76%) Drupal
15 13 (1.53%) WordPress
16 12 (1.41%) CMS
17 10 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
18 9 (1.06%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 81 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.24%) Magento
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 166 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (7.87%) SaaS
4 45 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.76%) GitHub
6 7 (0.82%) IaaS
6 7 (0.82%) PaaS
6 7 (0.82%) Slack
7 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.94%) Internet
2 25 (2.94%) HTTP
3 13 (1.53%) Kerberos
4 12 (1.41%) SSL
4 12 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.94%) SSH
6 5 (0.59%) Extranet
7 4 (0.47%) Broadband
8 3 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.24%) AMQP
9 2 (0.24%) FTP
9 2 (0.24%) Intranet
9 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.12%) IPv4
10 1 (0.12%) IPv6
10 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (30.67%) SQL Server
2 233 (27.38%) NoSQL
3 152 (17.86%) MongoDB
4 89 (10.46%) MySQL
5 78 (9.17%) Big Data
6 76 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (6.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 50 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 49 (5.76%) Relational Database
10 43 (5.05%) Hadoop
11 40 (4.70%) Couchbase
12 36 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 33 (3.88%) Redis
14 31 (3.64%) Riak
15 28 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
16 19 (2.23%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (1.41%) Oracle Database
19 9 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
20 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 254 (29.85%) Git (software)
2 127 (14.92%) JIRA
3 111 (13.04%) Maven
4 110 (12.93%) Jenkins
5 91 (10.69%) JUnit
6 72 (8.46%) Subversion
7 61 (7.17%) Selenium
8 57 (6.70%) IntelliJ
9 54 (6.35%) Visual Studio
10 50 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 46 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 38 (4.47%) Mockito
13 35 (4.11%) NUnit
14 32 (3.76%) Cucumber
14 32 (3.76%) SonarQube
15 29 (3.41%) MSTest
16 25 (2.94%) Eclipse
17 20 (2.35%) Ant
17 20 (2.35%) Bitbucket
17 20 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 211 (24.79%) Finance
2 109 (12.81%) Retail
3 107 (12.57%) Electronics
4 94 (11.05%) Telecoms
5 91 (10.69%) Marketing
6 82 (9.64%) Manufacturing
7 50 (5.88%) Banking
8 46 (5.41%) Games
9 14 (1.65%) Advertising
10 11 (1.29%) Online Betting
11 8 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.94%) Legal
11 8 (0.94%) Military
12 3 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) Local Government
13 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 644 (75.68%) Developer
2 245 (28.79%) .NET Developer
3 199 (23.38%) Java Developer
4 144 (16.92%) Senior Developer
5 133 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 98 (11.52%) Software Developer
7 94 (11.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 79 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 60 (7.05%) Software Engineer
10 56 (6.58%) Lead Developer
11 50 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 50 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 50 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
12 48 (5.64%) .NET Software Developer
13 44 (5.17%) Agile Developer
14 42 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
15 41 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
16 36 (4.23%) Test Engineer
17 35 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 31 (3.64%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (40.19%) .NET
2 260 (30.55%) HTML
3 248 (29.14%) ASP.NET
4 222 (26.09%) AngularJS
5 205 (24.09%) CSS
6 189 (22.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 180 (21.15%) RESTful
8 173 (20.33%) REST
8 173 (20.33%) Web Services
9 168 (19.74%) Spring
10 167 (19.62%) XML
11 153 (17.98%) SOAP
12 147 (17.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 133 (15.63%) JSON
14 131 (15.39%) .NET Framework
15 122 (14.34%) jQuery
16 111 (13.04%) Hibernate
17 109 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 107 (12.57%) WCF
19 97 (11.40%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.58%) User Experience
2 52 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 48 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.35%) Internet of Things
6 18 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (1.41%) Streaming Video
8 11 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.29%) Online Games
9 10 (1.18%) BBC
9 10 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.18%) Social Media
9 10 (1.18%) Video on Demand
10 9 (1.06%) Fintech
10 9 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.94%) Digital TV
12 7 (0.82%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.71%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.71%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 139 (16.33%) Linux
2 49 (5.76%) Windows
3 40 (4.70%) Android
4 39 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.59%) Unix
6 7 (0.82%) FreeBSD
7 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.35%) Solaris
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 397 (46.65%) BDD
3 372 (43.71%) MVC
4 327 (38.43%) Scrum
5 250 (29.38%) Continuous Integration
6 173 (20.33%) Kanban
6 173 (20.33%) OO
7 145 (17.04%) Software Engineering
8 110 (12.93%) Web Development
9 105 (12.34%) Web Application Development
10 95 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
11 92 (10.81%) Unit Testing
12 91 (10.69%) Mentoring
13 84 (9.87%) Programme Management
14 81 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
15 79 (9.28%) Integration Testing
16 76 (8.93%) E-Commerce
17 69 (8.11%) DevOps
17 69 (8.11%) OOP
18 65 (7.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 421 (49.47%) C#
2 371 (43.60%) Java
3 340 (39.95%) JavaScript
4 188 (22.09%) SQL
5 101 (11.87%) Python
6 88 (10.34%) Ruby
7 66 (7.76%) C
8 63 (7.40%) PHP
9 52 (6.11%) Bash Shell
10 46 (5.41%) C++
11 41 (4.82%) Perl
12 35 (4.11%) Go
13 31 (3.64%) PowerShell
14 30 (3.53%) T-SQL
15 24 (2.82%) XPath
16 17 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 17 (2.00%) XQuery
17 12 (1.41%) Apex Code
18 11 (1.29%) VB.NET
19 10 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (11.75%) Degree
2 43 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.41%) ISTQB
4 26 (3.06%) ISEB
5 21 (2.47%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.12%) MCP
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.76%) QA
2 23 (2.70%) ISO 14001
2 23 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.24%) SDET
7 1 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 24 (2.82%) Docker
2 21 (2.47%) Firmware
3 15 (1.76%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) LXC
5 1 (0.12%) Snort
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (6.46%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (6.11%) Puppet
3 46 (5.41%) Ansible
4 31 (3.64%) Kibana
4 31 (3.64%) logstash
4 31 (3.64%) Salt
5 4 (0.47%) Icinga
6 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.24%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) HockeyApp
7 1 (0.12%) Rancher
Vendors
1 83 (9.75%) Oracle
2 81 (9.52%) SAP
3 80 (9.40%) Microsoft
4 68 (7.99%) Apple
5 44 (5.17%) Adobe
6 33 (3.88%) Atlassian
7 32 (3.76%) Coverity
8 23 (2.70%) HP
9 16 (1.88%) Facebook
9 16 (1.88%) Google
10 14 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.29%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.18%) IBM
12 10 (1.18%) Sony
12 10 (1.18%) Yahoo!
13 7 (0.82%) Apigee
14 6 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
14 6 (0.71%) Xamarin
15 3 (0.35%) Red Hat
16 2 (0.24%) MuleSoft
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Falmouth, Cornwall
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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