The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 69 56 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.40% 4.86% 9.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.97% 5.63% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 107
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,600 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
TDD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
866 995 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.82% 86.37% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 703 741 995
Median salary £51,125 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.94% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £31,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

TDD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 30 £62,500 +28.20% 6
Bedford +15 21 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Dunstable -10 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £42,500 -
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 135 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (92.03%) C#
2 127 (92.03%) .NET
3 115 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 112 (81.16%) MVC
5 108 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 101 (73.19%) SQL Server
7 87 (63.04%) BDD
8 78 (56.52%) WCF
9 73 (52.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 66 (47.83%) Scrum
11 63 (45.65%) Web Application Development
12 62 (44.93%) SQL Server 2014
13 55 (39.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 49 (35.51%) Git (software)
15 46 (33.33%) .NET Framework
16 45 (32.61%) OO
17 43 (31.16%) JavaScript
18 42 (30.43%) Entity Framework
19 41 (29.71%) Microsoft
20 40 (28.99%) Ruby
21 38 (27.54%) NoSQL
22 36 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
23 35 (25.36%) RESTful
24 33 (23.91%) Node.js
24 33 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
25 32 (23.19%) Games
26 30 (21.74%) Advertising
26 30 (21.74%) E-Commerce
26 30 (21.74%) SOLID

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 33 (23.91%) Node.js
2 10 (7.25%) CMS
3 7 (5.07%) NServiceBus
3 7 (5.07%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.45%) DNN
5 2 (1.45%) Kentico
5 2 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.14%) Internet
2 4 (2.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (73.19%) SQL Server
2 62 (44.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 38 (27.54%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (35.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (19.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (17.39%) NUnit
4 21 (15.22%) Selenium
5 15 (10.87%) Cucumber
6 13 (9.42%) TeamCity
7 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (6.52%) SpecFlow
9 8 (5.80%) Jasmine
9 8 (5.80%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.62%) Moq
11 4 (2.90%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.90%) JIRA
11 4 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.45%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.72%) MSTest
13 1 (0.72%) NCrunch
13 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 32 (23.19%) Games
2 30 (21.74%) Advertising
3 4 (2.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 128 (92.75%) Developer
2 120 (86.96%) .NET Developer
3 55 (39.86%) C# Developer
4 54 (39.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (28.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 39 (28.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 33 (23.91%) Senior Developer
7 28 (20.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (15.22%) Lead .NET Developer
8 21 (15.22%) Lead Developer
8 21 (15.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 21 (15.22%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (13.04%) .NET Team Leader
9 18 (13.04%) Team Leader
10 17 (12.32%) .NET Web Developer
10 17 (12.32%) Web Developer
11 11 (7.97%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.97%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (7.25%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (92.03%) .NET
2 115 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 108 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (56.52%) WCF
5 73 (52.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 55 (39.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 46 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 42 (30.43%) Entity Framework
9 35 (25.36%) RESTful
10 33 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
11 25 (18.12%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (17.39%) AngularJS
13 23 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
13 23 (16.67%) HTML
13 23 (16.67%) LINQ
14 22 (15.94%) Web Services
15 19 (13.77%) jQuery
16 18 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (10.87%) Fluent NHibernate
17 15 (10.87%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.90%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.45%) Wiki
4 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.80%) Windows
2 2 (1.45%) Linux
2 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (81.16%) MVC
3 87 (63.04%) BDD
4 66 (47.83%) Scrum
5 63 (45.65%) Web Application Development
6 45 (32.61%) OO
7 30 (21.74%) E-Commerce
7 30 (21.74%) SOLID
8 25 (18.12%) Web Development
9 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 16 (11.59%) Kanban
12 15 (10.87%) Scrum-ban
13 14 (10.14%) CQRS
13 14 (10.14%) Domain-Driven Design
14 12 (8.70%) Automated Testing
14 12 (8.70%) Data Migration
14 12 (8.70%) Migration
15 10 (7.25%) OOP
16 8 (5.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 127 (92.03%) C#
2 43 (31.16%) JavaScript
3 40 (28.99%) Ruby
4 22 (15.94%) SQL
5 12 (8.70%) Java
6 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 41 (29.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.04%) Facebook
3 14 (10.14%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.17%) Google
4 3 (2.17%) hybris
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle
5 2 (1.45%) Ektron
5 2 (1.45%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago