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

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 4.30% 9.09% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 10.00% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £48,750
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 Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 87 90 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 93.55% 90.91% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 29
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.53% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,079 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

TDD
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for TDD in Taunton

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

1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) VB
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Process Management
5 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) MVVM
5 3 (30.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 2 (20.00%) XQuery
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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