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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 99 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.53% 7.47% 6.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 9.14% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80 69 60
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
940 777 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.96% 81.79% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 764 715 713
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 61 £48,500 -3.00% 5
Luton +9 30 £50,000 - 3
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 172 (89.12%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (85.49%) .NET
3 154 (79.79%) C#
4 153 (79.27%) Scrum
5 149 (77.20%) SQL Server
6 144 (74.61%) ASP.NET
7 133 (68.91%) Microsoft
8 129 (66.84%) MVC
9 116 (60.10%) WCF
10 89 (46.11%) JavaScript
11 80 (41.45%) HTML
12 74 (38.34%) Visual Studio
13 73 (37.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 68 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 68 (35.23%) Windows
15 58 (30.05%) OO
16 53 (27.46%) WPF
17 51 (26.42%) SQL
18 50 (25.91%) Subversion
19 49 (25.39%) jQuery
20 47 (24.35%) .NET Framework
20 47 (24.35%) Web Services
21 45 (23.32%) CSS
21 45 (23.32%) SQL Server 2008
21 45 (23.32%) TeamCity
22 44 (22.80%) T-SQL
23 41 (21.24%) E-Commerce
24 40 (20.73%) LINQ
25 39 (20.21%) Microsoft Azure
26 37 (19.17%) MS Excel

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (15.54%) SharePoint
2 28 (14.51%) CMS
3 15 (7.77%) NServiceBus
4 6 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.55%) Apache
7 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.52%) Node.js
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (19.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (20.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (77.20%) SQL Server
2 45 (23.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (18.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (6.74%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.66%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.59%) MySQL
7 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (38.34%) Visual Studio
2 68 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (25.91%) Subversion
4 45 (23.32%) TeamCity
5 35 (18.13%) Git (software)
6 31 (16.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 29 (15.03%) Moq
8 25 (12.95%) NUnit
9 17 (8.81%) JIRA
10 15 (7.77%) Log4Net
10 15 (7.77%) FinalBuilder
10 15 (7.77%) SpecFlow
10 15 (7.77%) Jasmine
10 15 (7.77%) NSubstitute
11 10 (5.18%) MSTest
11 10 (5.18%) Selenium
12 4 (2.07%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.55%) MSBuild
14 2 (1.04%) JMeter
General
1 12 (6.22%) Marketing
2 11 (5.70%) Finance
3 2 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Automotive
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (69.43%) Developer
2 46 (23.83%) C# Developer
3 44 (22.80%) Architect
4 41 (21.24%) Web Developer
4 41 (21.24%) Senior Developer
5 38 (19.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (18.65%) .NET Developer
7 31 (16.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (13.47%) Senior C# Developer
9 24 (12.44%) Technical Architect
10 21 (10.88%) Lead Developer
11 14 (7.25%) Technical Leader
12 13 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (6.74%) Technical Developer
13 11 (5.70%) Lead Architect
14 9 (4.66%) .NET Team Leader
14 9 (4.66%) Team Leader
15 8 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (4.15%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (85.49%) .NET
2 144 (74.61%) ASP.NET
3 116 (60.10%) WCF
4 80 (41.45%) HTML
5 73 (37.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (27.46%) WPF
7 49 (25.39%) jQuery
8 47 (24.35%) Web Services
8 47 (24.35%) .NET Framework
9 45 (23.32%) CSS
10 40 (20.73%) LINQ
11 35 (18.13%) Silverlight
11 35 (18.13%) WinForms
12 31 (16.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 28 (14.51%) HTML5
14 25 (12.95%) Castle Windsor
15 22 (11.40%) COM
16 18 (9.33%) XML
17 15 (7.77%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) N-Tier
2 10 (5.18%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.59%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.04%) Physics
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (35.23%) Windows
2 7 (3.63%) Linux
3 3 (1.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (89.12%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (79.27%) Scrum
3 129 (66.84%) MVC
4 58 (30.05%) OO
5 41 (21.24%) E-Commerce
6 36 (18.65%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (16.06%) OOD
7 31 (16.06%) BDD
8 27 (13.99%) Multithreading
9 20 (10.36%) Waterfall
10 19 (9.84%) Software Engineering
10 19 (9.84%) OOP
11 15 (7.77%) Kanban
12 14 (7.25%) Web Development
12 14 (7.25%) Matrix Management
13 13 (6.74%) Web Application Development
14 11 (5.70%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (5.70%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (5.70%) Project Management
15 10 (5.18%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 154 (79.79%) C#
2 89 (46.11%) JavaScript
3 51 (26.42%) SQL
4 44 (22.80%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.84%) Ruby
6 18 (9.33%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.74%) C
8 11 (5.70%) Java
9 10 (5.18%) PHP
10 8 (4.15%) VB
10 8 (4.15%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.63%) Perl
12 6 (3.11%) VB6
13 3 (1.55%) Python
14 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (7.77%) logstash
2 14 (7.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 133 (68.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.22%) Oracle
3 7 (3.63%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.07%) Capita
4 4 (2.07%) Progress
5 3 (1.55%) hybris
6 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.52%) Apple
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago