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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 61 110 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.74% 9.37% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 11.70% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 55 93 57
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
920 940 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.55% 80.07% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 754 853 763
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -8 19 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Luton -6 18 £47,500 -5.00% 6
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 97 (94.17%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (88.35%) .NET
3 89 (86.41%) C#
4 84 (81.55%) SQL Server
5 80 (77.67%) ASP.NET
6 76 (73.79%) Scrum
7 75 (72.82%) MVC
8 63 (61.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
10 55 (53.40%) Microsoft
11 48 (46.60%) HTML
12 46 (44.66%) WCF
13 39 (37.86%) E-Commerce
14 38 (36.89%) BDD
15 37 (35.92%) Git (software)
16 31 (30.10%) TeamCity
16 31 (30.10%) Web Services
17 30 (29.13%) Visual Studio
17 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET Web API
18 29 (28.16%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (28.16%) Team Foundation Server
19 28 (27.18%) jQuery
20 27 (26.21%) Kanban
21 25 (24.27%) Entity Framework
21 25 (24.27%) NUnit
21 25 (24.27%) Windows
22 23 (22.33%) OO
22 23 (22.33%) Ruby
23 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
24 21 (20.39%) Web Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (13.59%) Node.js
2 11 (10.68%) NServiceBus
3 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 4 (3.88%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (28.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (81.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.68%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.97%) Big Data
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (35.92%) Git (software)
2 31 (30.10%) TeamCity
3 30 (29.13%) Visual Studio
4 29 (28.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (24.27%) NUnit
6 19 (18.45%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (11.65%) Subversion
7 12 (11.65%) NSubstitute
8 11 (10.68%) SpecFlow
8 11 (10.68%) Jasmine
8 11 (10.68%) FinalBuilder
8 11 (10.68%) Log4Net
8 11 (10.68%) JIRA
9 10 (9.71%) Selenium
10 8 (7.77%) Moq
11 4 (3.88%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.97%) MSTest
12 1 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 11 (10.68%) Advertising
2 4 (3.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (68.93%) Developer
2 44 (42.72%) .NET Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Web Developer
4 17 (16.50%) Senior Developer
5 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
6 12 (11.65%) Development Manager
6 12 (11.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Architect
8 10 (9.71%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (8.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.77%) Technical Architect
11 7 (6.80%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
12 5 (4.85%) Development Project Manager
12 5 (4.85%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Web Architect
13 4 (3.88%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (88.35%) .NET
2 80 (77.67%) ASP.NET
3 63 (61.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (46.60%) HTML
5 46 (44.66%) WCF
6 31 (30.10%) Web Services
7 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (27.18%) jQuery
9 25 (24.27%) Entity Framework
10 21 (20.39%) .NET Framework
11 16 (15.53%) WPF
11 16 (15.53%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (14.56%) HTML5
12 15 (14.56%) XML
12 15 (14.56%) COM
12 15 (14.56%) CSS
13 14 (13.59%) Silverlight
14 12 (11.65%) Castle Windsor
14 12 (11.65%) RESTful
15 11 (10.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) N-Tier
2 13 (12.62%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.97%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) UNIX
2 4 (3.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (94.17%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (73.79%) Scrum
3 75 (72.82%) MVC
4 39 (37.86%) E-Commerce
5 38 (36.89%) BDD
6 27 (26.21%) Kanban
7 23 (22.33%) OO
8 21 (20.39%) Web Development
8 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
10 16 (15.53%) Web Application Development
11 15 (14.56%) Mentoring
11 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (13.59%) Matrix Management
13 12 (11.65%) OOD
14 11 (10.68%) Coaching
14 11 (10.68%) OOP
15 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
15 10 (9.71%) Performance Management
16 9 (8.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 89 (86.41%) C#
2 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
3 23 (22.33%) Ruby
4 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.68%) SQL
6 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.88%) Perl
8 3 (2.91%) Java
9 1 (0.97%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) logstash
2 7 (6.80%) MOM
Vendors
1 55 (53.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) Facebook
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) Appcelerator
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 7% Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year, plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago