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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 16 71 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.78% 15.92% 11.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 20.06% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 69 31
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
246 354 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 88.81% 79.37% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 171 341 214
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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

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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 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (93.02%) .NET
3 39 (90.70%) C#
4 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
5 33 (76.74%) Scrum
6 32 (74.42%) SQL Server
6 32 (74.42%) ASP.NET
7 31 (72.09%) WCF
8 25 (58.14%) WPF
8 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (58.14%) Visual Studio
8 25 (58.14%) MVC
9 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
10 21 (48.84%) Silverlight
11 19 (44.19%) Matrix Management
12 18 (41.86%) .NET Framework
13 17 (39.53%) OOD
13 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (37.21%) Entity Framework
14 16 (37.21%) N-Tier
14 16 (37.21%) Web Services
15 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (32.56%) Windows
16 14 (32.56%) WinForms
16 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (30.23%) OO
17 13 (30.23%) SQL
17 13 (30.23%) LINQ
18 12 (27.91%) Performance Management
18 12 (27.91%) Rhino Mocks

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (74.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
8 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) Visual Studio
2 12 (27.91%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (27.91%) Moq
2 12 (27.91%) NUnit
3 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.30%) MSTest
5 2 (4.65%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Development Manager
4 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Architect
7 6 (13.95%) Technical Architect
7 6 (13.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Development Project Manager
8 5 (11.63%) Lead Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Lead Technical Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (93.02%) .NET
2 32 (74.42%) ASP.NET
3 31 (72.09%) WCF
4 25 (58.14%) WPF
4 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (48.84%) Silverlight
6 18 (41.86%) .NET Framework
7 16 (37.21%) Entity Framework
7 16 (37.21%) Web Services
8 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (32.56%) WinForms
10 13 (30.23%) LINQ
11 9 (20.93%) jQuery
11 9 (20.93%) HTML
12 8 (18.60%) CSS
12 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET
13 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (13.95%) Ajax
15 4 (9.30%) Spring.NET
15 4 (9.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (76.74%) Scrum
3 25 (58.14%) MVC
4 19 (44.19%) Matrix Management
5 17 (39.53%) OOD
6 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (30.23%) OO
8 12 (27.91%) Performance Management
8 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
8 12 (27.91%) Coaching
9 10 (23.26%) Multithreading
10 8 (18.60%) Web Application Development
11 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (11.63%) Kanban
12 5 (11.63%) Project Management
13 4 (9.30%) Web Development
13 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
13 4 (9.30%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
13 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Facebook
Bedford
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