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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 16 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.27% 3.06% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.43% 3.64% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
185 247 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.59% 84.01% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 155 170 247
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 41 (95.35%) BDD
2 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (79.07%) .NET
3 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET
4 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
4 33 (76.74%) C#
4 33 (76.74%) MVC
5 32 (74.42%) WCF
6 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (69.77%) Web Application Development
7 30 (69.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 24 (55.81%) Scrum
9 22 (51.16%) NUnit
9 22 (51.16%) Selenium
9 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
9 22 (51.16%) Kanban
10 21 (48.84%) Rhino Mocks
10 21 (48.84%) Castle Windsor
10 21 (48.84%) Scrum-ban
10 21 (48.84%) Fluent NHibernate
10 21 (48.84%) Cucumber
10 21 (48.84%) Lucene.Net
10 21 (48.84%) OO
10 21 (48.84%) LINQ
10 21 (48.84%) NHibernate
10 21 (48.84%) Lucene
10 21 (48.84%) Advertising
11 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
12 14 (32.56%) RESTful

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (20.93%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 30 (69.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) NUnit
1 22 (51.16%) Selenium
2 21 (48.84%) Cucumber
2 21 (48.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
4 11 (25.58%) TeamCity
5 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
6 6 (13.95%) JIRA
7 5 (11.63%) Artifactory
7 5 (11.63%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (11.63%) Subversion
7 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
8 4 (9.30%) Ant
8 4 (9.30%) ClearCase
9 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (48.84%) Advertising
2 9 (20.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 30 (69.77%) .NET Developer
3 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET Developer
3 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 21 (48.84%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (48.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 21 (48.84%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Team Leader
4 9 (20.93%) Lead .NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Lead Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) .NET
1 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET
2 32 (74.42%) WCF
3 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 21 (48.84%) Castle Windsor
5 21 (48.84%) Fluent NHibernate
5 21 (48.84%) LINQ
5 21 (48.84%) Lucene
5 21 (48.84%) Lucene.Net
5 21 (48.84%) NHibernate
6 14 (32.56%) RESTful
7 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
7 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (20.93%) Entity Framework
8 9 (20.93%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (16.28%) Web Services
10 6 (13.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
1 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) BDD
2 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (76.74%) MVC
4 30 (69.77%) Web Application Development
5 24 (55.81%) Scrum
6 22 (51.16%) Kanban
7 21 (48.84%) OO
7 21 (48.84%) Scrum-ban
8 11 (25.58%) DevOps
9 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
10 7 (16.28%) SDLC
11 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.63%) OOP
12 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (2.33%) Line Management
12 1 (2.33%) Software Delivery
12 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) C#
2 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) Ruby
4 5 (11.63%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Atlassian
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Perforce
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