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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing TDD 63 93 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.50% 9.14% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 10.76% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 61 84 62
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £54,750
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
767 864 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.15% 84.96% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 684 757 848
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 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +8 52 £57,500 +4.54%
Luton +17 9 £54,000 -1.81% 6
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 152 (95.60%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (89.94%) .NET
3 141 (88.68%) C#
4 140 (88.05%) Scrum
5 129 (81.13%) SQL Server
6 117 (73.58%) ASP.NET
6 117 (73.58%) WCF
7 116 (72.96%) Microsoft
8 105 (66.04%) MVC
9 80 (50.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (48.43%) WPF
11 67 (42.14%) Visual Studio
12 56 (35.22%) JavaScript
13 53 (33.33%) OO
13 53 (33.33%) Silverlight
14 50 (31.45%) Windows
15 49 (30.82%) HTML
16 48 (30.19%) Rhino Mocks
17 45 (28.30%) Web Services
18 42 (26.42%) MS Excel
18 42 (26.42%) SQL
19 40 (25.16%) WinForms
19 40 (25.16%) Moq
19 40 (25.16%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (23.27%) NUnit
20 37 (23.27%) LINQ
20 37 (23.27%) T-SQL
21 35 (22.01%) SQL Server 2008
22 33 (20.75%) OOD
23 32 (20.13%) E-Commerce

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 27 (16.98%) SharePoint
2 17 (10.69%) CMS
3 16 (10.06%) NServiceBus
4 7 (4.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (26.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (81.13%) SQL Server
2 35 (22.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (17.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (11.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (11.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (11.95%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.52%) MySQL
7 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (42.14%) Visual Studio
2 48 (30.19%) Rhino Mocks
3 40 (25.16%) Moq
3 40 (25.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (23.27%) NUnit
5 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
6 26 (16.35%) TeamCity
7 20 (12.58%) JIRA
8 19 (11.95%) Subversion
9 16 (10.06%) Log4Net
9 16 (10.06%) FinalBuilder
9 16 (10.06%) SpecFlow
9 16 (10.06%) Jasmine
9 16 (10.06%) NSubstitute
10 15 (9.43%) MSTest
11 8 (5.03%) Selenium
12 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.26%) JMeter
General
1 6 (3.77%) Finance
2 1 (0.63%) Automotive
2 1 (0.63%) Legal
2 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (64.15%) Developer
2 45 (28.30%) Architect
3 40 (25.16%) .NET Developer
3 40 (25.16%) C# Developer
4 36 (22.64%) Web Developer
4 36 (22.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (22.01%) Senior Developer
6 29 (18.24%) Technical Architect
6 29 (18.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 29 (18.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (11.95%) Lead Architect
8 17 (10.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.29%) Team Leader
10 10 (6.29%) Development Manager
10 10 (6.29%) .NET Team Leader
11 9 (5.66%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.66%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Lead Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (89.94%) .NET
2 117 (73.58%) ASP.NET
2 117 (73.58%) WCF
3 80 (50.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 77 (48.43%) WPF
5 53 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 49 (30.82%) HTML
7 45 (28.30%) Web Services
8 40 (25.16%) WinForms
9 37 (23.27%) LINQ
10 32 (20.13%) jQuery
11 31 (19.50%) Castle Windsor
11 31 (19.50%) .NET Framework
12 30 (18.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 25 (15.72%) CSS
14 21 (13.21%) ADO.NET
15 20 (12.58%) HTML5
15 20 (12.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 19 (11.95%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (10.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.87%) N-Tier
2 15 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.45%) Windows
2 3 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (95.60%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (88.05%) Scrum
3 105 (66.04%) MVC
4 53 (33.33%) OO
5 33 (20.75%) OOD
6 32 (20.13%) E-Commerce
7 29 (18.24%) Matrix Management
7 29 (18.24%) BDD
8 26 (16.35%) Multithreading
9 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (11.95%) Kanban
10 19 (11.95%) OOP
11 15 (9.43%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (9.43%) MVVM
11 15 (9.43%) Web Application Development
12 10 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.29%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.03%) Coaching
14 7 (4.40%) Project Management
15 6 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 141 (88.68%) C#
2 56 (35.22%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.42%) SQL
4 37 (23.27%) T-SQL
5 20 (12.58%) Ruby
6 16 (10.06%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.77%) PHP
7 6 (3.77%) Java
8 3 (1.89%) Perl
8 3 (1.89%) C
8 3 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VBScript
9 1 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (13.21%) MOM
2 16 (10.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 116 (72.96%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.58%) Oracle
3 7 (4.40%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.52%) Capita
4 4 (2.52%) Progress
5 1 (0.63%) Apple
5 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
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Posted: 6 days ago
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