The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 32 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.46% 4.55% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 5.93% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
343 270 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 81.47% 76.70% 70.25%
Number of salaries quoted 252 237 254
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

TDD
Salary Trend in Luton

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

TDD Salary Trend in Luton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 45 (77.59%) .NET
2 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
3 42 (72.41%) Scrum
4 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 39 (67.24%) C#
5 39 (67.24%) HTML
5 39 (67.24%) MVC
6 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
7 34 (58.62%) Visual Studio
7 34 (58.62%) TeamCity
8 27 (46.55%) Windows
9 26 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (43.10%) E-Commerce
11 24 (41.38%) Web Services
12 23 (39.66%) CMS
12 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (36.21%) WCF
14 20 (34.48%) Waterfall
14 20 (34.48%) jQuery
14 20 (34.48%) CSS
15 18 (31.03%) XML
15 18 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
16 17 (29.31%) Subversion
17 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (25.86%) OO

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 23 (39.66%) CMS
2 6 (10.34%) NServiceBus
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (58.62%) Visual Studio
1 34 (58.62%) TeamCity
2 26 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
4 17 (29.31%) Subversion
5 6 (10.34%) JIRA
5 6 (10.34%) Log4Net
5 6 (10.34%) NUnit
5 6 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (10.34%) FinalBuilder
5 6 (10.34%) SpecFlow
5 6 (10.34%) Jasmine
5 6 (10.34%) NSubstitute
6 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (20.69%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 25 (43.10%) Web Developer
3 11 (18.97%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Test Manager
4 8 (13.79%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) UI Programmer
7 4 (6.90%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Release Manager
8 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (77.59%) .NET
2 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 39 (67.24%) HTML
4 24 (41.38%) Web Services
5 21 (36.21%) WCF
6 20 (34.48%) jQuery
6 20 (34.48%) CSS
7 18 (31.03%) XML
8 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (22.41%) XSLT
9 13 (22.41%) COM
9 13 (22.41%) WSDL
10 10 (17.24%) HTML5
11 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
12 6 (10.34%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (8.62%) JSTL
13 5 (8.62%) JSP
14 4 (6.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Scrum
2 39 (67.24%) MVC
3 25 (43.10%) E-Commerce
4 20 (34.48%) Waterfall
5 18 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (25.86%) OO
7 12 (20.69%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) Agile Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Performance Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Test Management
9 6 (10.34%) Web Development
9 6 (10.34%) OOP
9 6 (10.34%) BCP
10 5 (8.62%) Change Management
10 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.90%) AOP
11 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.90%) SOA
11 4 (6.90%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 39 (67.24%) C#
3 13 (22.41%) C
4 10 (17.24%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
6 8 (13.79%) VB
7 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
7 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
7 7 (12.07%) PHP
8 6 (10.34%) VB6
8 6 (10.34%) Ruby
9 3 (5.17%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) hybris
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Progress
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