The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 18 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.29% 14.80% 15.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.25% 16.27% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 44
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
160 252 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.43% 90.97% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 144 238 240
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for TDD.

1 36 (97.30%) C#
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (83.78%) MVC
3 29 (78.38%) BDD
4 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
5 23 (62.16%) SQL Server
5 23 (62.16%) OO
5 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 21 (56.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (56.76%) Internet
6 21 (56.76%) Games
6 21 (56.76%) CQRS
6 21 (56.76%) Web Application Development
6 21 (56.76%) Domain-Driven Design
6 21 (56.76%) WCF
7 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (37.84%) Scrum
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.62%) SOLID
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.51%) Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (8.11%) HTML
11 3 (8.11%) CSS
12 2 (5.41%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (56.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (56.76%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 33 (89.19%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (21.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
2 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 21 (56.76%) WCF
5 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.11%) HTML
7 1 (2.70%) CSS3
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (83.78%) MVC
3 29 (78.38%) BDD
4 23 (62.16%) OO
5 21 (56.76%) CQRS
5 21 (56.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 21 (56.76%) Web Application Development
6 14 (37.84%) Scrum
7 8 (21.62%) SOLID
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
9 5 (13.51%) Migration
10 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.70%) OOD
10 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Web Development
10 1 (2.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft