The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 26 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.06% 8.39% 12.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.82% 10.00% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 43
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
TDD
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 260 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.62% 83.87% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 211 223 311
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

TDD
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

TDD Salary Trend in Bedford

TDD
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bedford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 69 (97.18%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (74.65%) C#
2 53 (74.65%) .NET
3 46 (64.79%) MVC
3 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET
4 45 (63.38%) SQL Server
5 43 (60.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (46.48%) Scrum
6 33 (46.48%) WPF
7 28 (39.44%) Ajax
7 28 (39.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (38.03%) WCF
9 23 (32.39%) Windows
9 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 22 (30.99%) Web Services
10 22 (30.99%) .NET Framework
10 22 (30.99%) jQuery
11 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (29.58%) Rhino Mocks
11 21 (29.58%) Moq
11 21 (29.58%) WinForms
12 20 (28.17%) Entity Framework
13 19 (26.76%) LINQ
13 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
14 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
15 16 (22.54%) OO
15 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
15 16 (22.54%) Web Application Development
16 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) HTTP
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (63.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Moq
1 21 (29.58%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (19.72%) NUnit
2 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
3 13 (18.31%) MSTest
4 11 (15.49%) Bitbucket
4 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.49%) JIRA
4 11 (15.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (11.27%) Selenium
6 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (18.31%) Retail
2 11 (15.49%) Back Office
3 3 (4.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (88.73%) Developer
2 52 (73.24%) .NET Developer
3 36 (50.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 36 (50.70%) C# Developer
4 28 (39.44%) Senior Developer
5 19 (26.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 19 (26.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 19 (26.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (22.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (16.90%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (16.90%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (16.90%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 12 (16.90%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (74.65%) .NET
2 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET
3 43 (60.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (46.48%) WPF
5 28 (39.44%) Ajax
6 27 (38.03%) WCF
7 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 22 (30.99%) .NET Framework
8 22 (30.99%) jQuery
8 22 (30.99%) Web Services
9 21 (29.58%) WinForms
10 20 (28.17%) Entity Framework
11 19 (26.76%) LINQ
12 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 13 (18.31%) Castle Windsor
13 13 (18.31%) CSS
13 13 (18.31%) Ninject
13 13 (18.31%) Razor View Engine
13 13 (18.31%) Spring.NET
13 13 (18.31%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (18.31%) Tandem
2 8 (11.27%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.82%) Wiki
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (97.18%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (64.79%) MVC
3 33 (46.48%) Scrum
4 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (22.54%) OO
5 16 (22.54%) Web Application Development
6 13 (18.31%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (18.31%) Kanban
6 13 (18.31%) MVVM
7 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
8 10 (14.08%) Multithreading
8 10 (14.08%) OOD
9 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
9 8 (11.27%) BDD
9 8 (11.27%) SOLID
10 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
10 7 (9.86%) Migration
11 5 (7.04%) Web Development
12 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.63%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) C#
2 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.31%) Java
3 13 (18.31%) SQL
4 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) ISEB
2 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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