The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 13.46% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 94.23% 56.10% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 1
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

TDD
Salary Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Hitchin region.

TDD Salary Trend in Hitchin

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) NUnit
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) RESTful
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (53.85%) CQRS
2 7 (53.85%) RavenDB
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (53.85%) Mingle
2 7 (53.85%) MSTest
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
2 7 (53.85%) TeamCity
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Neo4j
2 7 (53.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) MCTS
2 7 (53.85%) Business Desktop Deployment

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 6 (46.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) RavenDB
1 7 (53.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) NUnit
2 7 (53.85%) TeamCity
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) MSTest
2 7 (53.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) RESTful
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) OOP
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) CQRS
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCSD
1 7 (53.85%) MCSE
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (53.85%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Business Desktop Deployment