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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 43 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 57 76 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.42% 6.53% 7.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 8.13% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 71
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
900 935 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.55% 80.40% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 790 791 749
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -3 31 £47,500 -2.06% 3
Luton -6 10 £50,000 +5.26% 4
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 105 (92.92%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (89.38%) .NET
3 99 (87.61%) C#
4 96 (84.96%) SQL Server
5 94 (83.19%) ASP.NET
6 88 (77.88%) MVC
7 80 (70.80%) Scrum
8 74 (65.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 64 (56.64%) JavaScript
10 56 (49.56%) HTML
10 56 (49.56%) Microsoft
11 49 (43.36%) WCF
12 40 (35.40%) jQuery
12 40 (35.40%) Git (software)
13 38 (33.63%) E-Commerce
14 36 (31.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 35 (30.97%) BDD
15 35 (30.97%) Entity Framework
15 35 (30.97%) Web Services
16 34 (30.09%) Visual Studio
17 33 (29.20%) Kanban
18 32 (28.32%) ASP.NET Web API
19 31 (27.43%) .NET Framework
20 30 (26.55%) Windows
21 29 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (25.66%) Team Foundation Server
22 28 (24.78%) TeamCity
23 27 (23.89%) Web Development
24 26 (23.01%) Software Engineering
24 26 (23.01%) OO

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (12.39%) Node.js
2 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.08%) NServiceBus
4 5 (4.42%) CMS
5 4 (3.54%) IIS
6 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (23.01%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (31.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (84.96%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.73%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (35.40%) Git (software)
2 34 (30.09%) Visual Studio
3 29 (25.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (24.78%) TeamCity
5 20 (17.70%) NUnit
6 19 (16.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (14.16%) Subversion
8 15 (13.27%) Selenium
9 13 (11.50%) JIRA
10 12 (10.62%) Moq
11 9 (7.96%) NSubstitute
12 8 (7.08%) SpecFlow
12 8 (7.08%) Jasmine
12 8 (7.08%) FinalBuilder
12 8 (7.08%) Log4Net
13 5 (4.42%) Bitbucket
13 5 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (3.54%) MSBuild
15 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
15 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (9.73%) Advertising
2 5 (4.42%) Retail
2 5 (4.42%) Back Office
3 2 (1.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 81 (71.68%) Developer
2 53 (46.90%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.12%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.47%) Web Developer
5 21 (18.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (17.70%) Senior Developer
7 13 (11.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (10.62%) Architect
9 11 (9.73%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (8.85%) Technical Architect
10 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.96%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (7.08%) Web Architect
13 7 (6.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (6.19%) Development Manager
14 6 (5.31%) Senior Web Developer
15 5 (4.42%) Development Project Manager
15 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
16 4 (3.54%) Quality Manager
16 4 (3.54%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (89.38%) .NET
2 94 (83.19%) ASP.NET
3 74 (65.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (49.56%) HTML
5 49 (43.36%) WCF
6 40 (35.40%) jQuery
7 35 (30.97%) Entity Framework
7 35 (30.97%) Web Services
8 32 (28.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (27.43%) .NET Framework
10 25 (22.12%) CSS
10 25 (22.12%) Ajax
11 21 (18.58%) XML
12 20 (17.70%) WPF
13 19 (16.81%) AngularJS
14 17 (15.04%) HTML5
15 16 (14.16%) LINQ
16 14 (12.39%) WinForms
17 12 (10.62%) COM
17 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) N-Tier
2 13 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) Tandem
5 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.77%) Wiki
5 2 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.55%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Linux
2 4 (3.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.88%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (92.92%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (77.88%) MVC
3 80 (70.80%) Scrum
4 38 (33.63%) E-Commerce
5 35 (30.97%) BDD
6 33 (29.20%) Kanban
7 29 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (23.89%) Web Development
9 26 (23.01%) Software Engineering
9 26 (23.01%) OO
10 17 (15.04%) Web Application Development
11 15 (13.27%) Mentoring
11 15 (13.27%) OOD
12 13 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (11.50%) Multithreading
13 12 (10.62%) SDLC
14 10 (8.85%) Software Delivery
15 9 (7.96%) Unit Testing
15 9 (7.96%) Extreme Programming
16 8 (7.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 99 (87.61%) C#
2 64 (56.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.81%) Ruby
4 15 (13.27%) SQL
5 12 (10.62%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.42%) Java
8 4 (3.54%) Perl
9 2 (1.77%) Python
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.88%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ISEB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) MOM
2 8 (7.08%) logstash
Vendors
1 56 (49.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Facebook
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago