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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 63 40 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.16% 3.95% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 4.72% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 63 31 76
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
681 847 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.21% 83.61% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 615 677 812
Average salary £49,000 £45,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 +4 23 £45,000 -26.53% 3
Luton +19 22 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Dunstable +4 12 £47,500 +26.66% 1
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (94.37%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (77.46%) C#
2 110 (77.46%) .NET
3 103 (72.54%) ASP.NET
4 102 (71.83%) MVC
5 100 (70.42%) SQL Server
6 97 (68.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 75 (52.82%) BDD
7 75 (52.82%) WCF
8 65 (45.77%) Web Application Development
9 63 (44.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 62 (43.66%) Scrum
11 55 (38.73%) SQL Server 2014
12 49 (34.51%) .NET Framework
13 47 (33.10%) Entity Framework
14 46 (32.39%) Git (software)
15 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 41 (28.87%) Advertising
16 40 (28.17%) Microsoft
16 40 (28.17%) Rhino Mocks
17 39 (27.46%) OO
18 38 (26.76%) LINQ
19 35 (24.65%) NUnit
20 34 (23.94%) Web Services
20 34 (23.94%) RESTful
20 34 (23.94%) Kanban
21 33 (23.24%) Castle Windsor
22 32 (22.54%) NoSQL
23 31 (21.83%) Node.js
24 30 (21.13%) JavaScript

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (21.83%) Node.js
2 9 (6.34%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.52%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.52%) GitHub
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) HTTP
2 3 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (70.42%) SQL Server
2 55 (38.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 32 (22.54%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 46 (32.39%) Git (software)
2 40 (28.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 35 (24.65%) NUnit
4 30 (21.13%) Selenium
5 25 (17.61%) Cucumber
6 19 (13.38%) Moq
7 16 (11.27%) JIRA
8 15 (10.56%) Visual Studio
9 12 (8.45%) MSTest
10 11 (7.75%) TeamCity
11 10 (7.04%) Bitbucket
11 10 (7.04%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (6.34%) Jenkins
13 5 (3.52%) Artifactory
13 5 (3.52%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (3.52%) Subversion
14 4 (2.82%) Ant
14 4 (2.82%) ClearCase
14 4 (2.82%) Eclipse
15 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (28.87%) Advertising
2 12 (8.45%) Games
2 12 (8.45%) Retail
3 10 (7.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 120 (84.51%) Developer
2 105 (73.94%) .NET Developer
3 59 (41.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 59 (41.55%) C# Developer
4 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 41 (28.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 29 (20.42%) Senior Developer
7 18 (12.68%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (12.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 18 (12.68%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (7.75%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (7.75%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Senior Software Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Web Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (77.46%) .NET
2 103 (72.54%) ASP.NET
3 97 (68.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (52.82%) WCF
5 63 (44.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 49 (34.51%) .NET Framework
7 47 (33.10%) Entity Framework
8 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 38 (26.76%) LINQ
10 34 (23.94%) RESTful
10 34 (23.94%) Web Services
11 33 (23.24%) Castle Windsor
12 29 (20.42%) WPF
13 27 (19.01%) Ajax
14 21 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 21 (14.79%) Fluent NHibernate
14 21 (14.79%) jQuery
14 21 (14.79%) Lucene
14 21 (14.79%) Lucene.Net
14 21 (14.79%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.45%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (8.45%) Tandem
3 7 (4.93%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.08%) Windows
2 5 (3.52%) Linux
2 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (94.37%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (71.83%) MVC
3 75 (52.82%) BDD
4 65 (45.77%) Web Application Development
5 62 (43.66%) Scrum
6 39 (27.46%) OO
7 34 (23.94%) Kanban
8 27 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (14.79%) Scrum-ban
10 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
11 17 (11.97%) E-Commerce
12 12 (8.45%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (8.45%) MVVM
12 12 (8.45%) SOLID
13 11 (7.75%) DevOps
13 11 (7.75%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.04%) OOP
15 8 (5.63%) Automated Testing
15 8 (5.63%) Multithreading
15 8 (5.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 110 (77.46%) C#
2 30 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.42%) Ruby
4 21 (14.79%) Java
5 16 (11.27%) SQL
6 8 (5.63%) Python
7 4 (2.82%) Perl
7 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) ISEB
2 4 (2.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.20%) Facebook
3 5 (3.52%) Atlassian
3 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.82%) Perforce
5 3 (2.11%) Google
5 3 (2.11%) hybris
5 3 (2.11%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Luton
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
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