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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 58 112 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.14% 9.30% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 11.39% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 105 70
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
960 983 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.03% 81.64% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 727 915 806
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Luton +4 25 £48,750 -4.87% 4
Bedford -12 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Dunstable - 2 £37,500 -
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 90 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (91.58%) .NET
3 85 (89.47%) C#
4 78 (82.11%) SQL Server
5 73 (76.84%) ASP.NET
5 73 (76.84%) Scrum
6 69 (72.63%) MVC
7 59 (62.11%) Microsoft
7 59 (62.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (52.63%) JavaScript
9 48 (50.53%) WCF
10 42 (44.21%) HTML
11 32 (33.68%) BDD
12 31 (32.63%) Web Services
13 30 (31.58%) E-Commerce
14 29 (30.53%) Visual Studio
14 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
15 27 (28.42%) NUnit
16 26 (27.37%) WPF
17 25 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (25.26%) TeamCity
18 24 (25.26%) jQuery
18 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
18 24 (25.26%) Windows
19 23 (24.21%) OO
19 23 (24.21%) Rhino Mocks
20 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET Web API
21 21 (22.11%) Entity Framework
21 21 (22.11%) Silverlight

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (11.58%) NServiceBus
2 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.47%) Node.js
4 5 (5.26%) CMS
5 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (82.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (7.37%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (30.53%) Visual Studio
1 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
2 27 (28.42%) NUnit
3 25 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (25.26%) TeamCity
5 23 (24.21%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (12.63%) Moq
6 12 (12.63%) NSubstitute
7 11 (11.58%) SpecFlow
7 11 (11.58%) Jasmine
7 11 (11.58%) FinalBuilder
7 11 (11.58%) JIRA
7 11 (11.58%) Log4Net
8 5 (5.26%) Subversion
8 5 (5.26%) Selenium
9 4 (4.21%) MSTest
10 1 (1.05%) Xcode
10 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.05%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (7.37%) Advertising
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (69.47%) Developer
2 40 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 24 (25.26%) Web Developer
4 18 (18.95%) Senior Developer
5 16 (16.84%) C# Developer
6 14 (14.74%) Development Manager
7 12 (12.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (11.58%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (10.53%) Architect
10 9 (9.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (7.37%) Technical Architect
13 6 (6.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (5.26%) Lead Technical Architect
14 5 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
14 5 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
14 5 (5.26%) Lead Architect
14 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (91.58%) .NET
2 73 (76.84%) ASP.NET
3 59 (62.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (50.53%) WCF
5 42 (44.21%) HTML
6 31 (32.63%) Web Services
7 26 (27.37%) WPF
8 24 (25.26%) jQuery
9 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (22.11%) .NET Framework
10 21 (22.11%) Entity Framework
10 21 (22.11%) Silverlight
11 15 (15.79%) COM
11 15 (15.79%) Castle Windsor
11 15 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (14.74%) WinForms
12 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 13 (13.68%) HTML5
14 12 (12.63%) LINQ
15 11 (11.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) N-Tier
2 9 (9.47%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Android
2 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (76.84%) Scrum
3 69 (72.63%) MVC
4 32 (33.68%) BDD
5 30 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 23 (24.21%) OO
7 20 (21.05%) Kanban
8 19 (20.00%) Matrix Management
9 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (16.84%) OOD
9 16 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (15.79%) Web Development
11 13 (13.68%) Mentoring
11 13 (13.68%) Coaching
12 12 (12.63%) Web Application Development
12 12 (12.63%) Performance Management
12 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
13 11 (11.58%) OOP
14 10 (10.53%) Multithreading
15 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (89.47%) C#
2 50 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.00%) Ruby
4 13 (13.68%) SQL
5 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.11%) Java
8 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.05%) Perl
8 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) logstash
2 8 (8.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 59 (62.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) Facebook
4 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 7% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago