The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 45 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 41 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.34% 8.96% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 10.78% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 36 76 84
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
770 798 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.57% 83.13% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 654 711 909
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

TDD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 30 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Luton +8 8 £55,000 -26.66% 2
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 128 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (91.67%) C#
3 119 (90.15%) .NET
4 115 (87.12%) Scrum
5 108 (81.82%) SQL Server
6 105 (79.55%) Microsoft
7 101 (76.52%) WCF
8 93 (70.45%) ASP.NET
9 85 (64.39%) MVC
10 71 (53.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (51.52%) WPF
12 62 (46.97%) Visual Studio
13 50 (37.88%) Silverlight
14 49 (37.12%) OO
14 49 (37.12%) Rhino Mocks
15 46 (34.85%) Web Services
16 42 (31.82%) JavaScript
17 40 (30.30%) NUnit
18 39 (29.55%) Windows
19 37 (28.03%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (27.27%) HTML
20 36 (27.27%) MS Excel
21 34 (25.76%) SQL
22 32 (24.24%) WinForms
22 32 (24.24%) Moq
23 31 (23.48%) Castle Windsor
24 30 (22.73%) T-SQL
24 30 (22.73%) Matrix Management
25 29 (21.97%) E-Commerce
25 29 (21.97%) OOD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 22 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 19 (14.39%) NServiceBus
3 12 (9.09%) CMS
4 7 (5.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Node.js
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (14.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (14.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (14.39%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (46.97%) Visual Studio
2 49 (37.12%) Rhino Mocks
3 40 (30.30%) NUnit
4 37 (28.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (24.24%) Moq
6 27 (20.45%) TeamCity
7 26 (19.70%) Git (software)
8 23 (17.42%) JIRA
9 19 (14.39%) Log4Net
9 19 (14.39%) FinalBuilder
9 19 (14.39%) NSubstitute
9 19 (14.39%) SpecFlow
9 19 (14.39%) Jasmine
10 12 (9.09%) MSTest
10 12 (9.09%) Subversion
11 5 (3.79%) Selenium
12 2 (1.52%) JMeter
General
1 2 (1.52%) Finance
1 2 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (62.12%) Developer
2 37 (28.03%) Architect
3 36 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 32 (24.24%) Web Developer
5 29 (21.97%) C# Developer
6 28 (21.21%) Senior Developer
7 25 (18.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (18.94%) Senior C# Developer
8 23 (17.42%) Technical Architect
9 19 (14.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (13.64%) Lead Architect
11 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (7.58%) Development Manager
12 10 (7.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
13 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
14 6 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
14 6 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
14 6 (4.55%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (90.15%) .NET
2 101 (76.52%) WCF
3 93 (70.45%) ASP.NET
4 71 (53.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (51.52%) WPF
6 50 (37.88%) Silverlight
7 46 (34.85%) Web Services
8 36 (27.27%) HTML
9 32 (24.24%) WinForms
10 31 (23.48%) Castle Windsor
11 28 (21.21%) jQuery
11 28 (21.21%) LINQ
12 26 (19.70%) .NET Framework
13 25 (18.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (15.91%) HTML5
17 19 (14.39%) COM
17 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 18 (13.64%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) N-Tier
2 12 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (87.12%) Scrum
3 85 (64.39%) MVC
4 49 (37.12%) OO
5 30 (22.73%) Matrix Management
6 29 (21.97%) E-Commerce
6 29 (21.97%) OOD
6 29 (21.97%) BDD
7 22 (16.67%) OOP
8 21 (15.91%) Multithreading
9 14 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (10.61%) Kanban
10 12 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (9.09%) MVVM
10 12 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.30%) Coaching
13 6 (4.55%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (91.67%) C#
2 42 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.76%) SQL
4 30 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 22 (16.67%) Ruby
6 19 (14.39%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 19 (14.39%) logstash
2 18 (13.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 105 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.39%) Oracle
3 7 (5.30%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.27%) Progress
5 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) Apple
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 18 days ago