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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 62 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.59% 16.45% 9.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.23% 20.81% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 25
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 £39,100 £42,500 £36,000
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% -
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
235 298 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.09% 79.05% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 294 200
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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

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 22 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bedford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 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 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (92.11%) .NET
3 34 (89.47%) C#
4 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
5 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
6 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
7 26 (68.42%) WCF
8 24 (63.16%) Scrum
9 22 (57.89%) MVC
9 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (52.63%) Visual Studio
11 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
12 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework
12 17 (44.74%) WPF
13 15 (39.47%) Silverlight
13 15 (39.47%) Matrix Management
13 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
14 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (31.58%) N-Tier
15 12 (31.58%) Web Services
15 12 (31.58%) OOD
15 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (28.95%) OO
17 10 (26.32%) WinForms
17 10 (26.32%) Windows
17 10 (26.32%) SQL
17 10 (26.32%) Performance Management
17 10 (26.32%) Node.js
17 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (26.32%) Mentoring

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 10 (26.32%) Node.js
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (21.05%) Moq
2 8 (21.05%) NUnit
3 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
4 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.26%) MSTest
5 2 (5.26%) Selenium
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Development Manager
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Development Project Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Lead Technical Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Testing Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) QA Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
3 26 (68.42%) WCF
4 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework
5 17 (44.74%) WPF
6 15 (39.47%) Silverlight
6 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 10 (26.32%) WinForms
8 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (21.05%) jQuery
9 8 (21.05%) LINQ
9 8 (21.05%) HTML
9 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 7 (18.42%) RESTful
11 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET
12 5 (13.16%) Ajax
13 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) N-Tier
2 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) Scrum
3 22 (57.89%) MVC
4 15 (39.47%) Matrix Management
5 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (31.58%) OOD
7 11 (28.95%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) Performance Management
8 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 10 (26.32%) Coaching
9 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
10 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
11 7 (18.42%) BDD
12 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
12 5 (13.16%) Project Management
12 5 (13.16%) Web Development
12 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
12 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (7.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) Ruby
4 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Facebook
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
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