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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 29 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.42% 3.08% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.95% 3.75% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 13
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
324 293 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.86% 82.07% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 220 262 259
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 58 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 52 (82.54%) Scrum
3 52 (82.54%) .NET
3 52 (82.54%) SQL Server
4 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET
5 50 (79.37%) MVC
6 48 (76.19%) HTML
7 46 (73.02%) C#
8 44 (69.84%) TeamCity
9 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
10 35 (55.56%) E-Commerce
10 35 (55.56%) Visual Studio
10 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (49.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (47.62%) WCF
13 29 (46.03%) jQuery
13 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
13 29 (46.03%) Windows
13 29 (46.03%) Web Services
14 27 (42.86%) CMS
14 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (39.68%) OO
16 23 (36.51%) COM
17 22 (34.92%) BDD
18 20 (31.75%) CSS
19 19 (30.16%) PowerShell
19 19 (30.16%) Waterfall
20 18 (28.57%) HTML5
21 16 (25.40%) Amazon AWS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 27 (42.86%) CMS
2 16 (25.40%) NServiceBus
3 7 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (82.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (69.84%) TeamCity
2 35 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 31 (49.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
5 16 (25.40%) SpecFlow
5 16 (25.40%) Jasmine
5 16 (25.40%) NSubstitute
5 16 (25.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (25.40%) FinalBuilder
5 16 (25.40%) Log4Net
5 16 (25.40%) NUnit
5 16 (25.40%) Subversion
5 16 (25.40%) JIRA
6 3 (4.76%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (19.05%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Automotive
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (84.13%) Developer
2 36 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Test Manager
5 7 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.35%) UI Developer
7 4 (6.35%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Web Architect
10 1 (1.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (82.54%) .NET
2 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 48 (76.19%) HTML
4 30 (47.62%) WCF
5 29 (46.03%) jQuery
5 29 (46.03%) Web Services
6 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (36.51%) COM
8 20 (31.75%) CSS
9 18 (28.57%) HTML5
10 16 (25.40%) Castle Windsor
10 16 (25.40%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (20.63%) XML
12 12 (19.05%) XSLT
12 12 (19.05%) WSDL
13 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
14 2 (3.17%) JSTL
14 2 (3.17%) Dojo
14 2 (3.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (82.54%) Scrum
3 50 (79.37%) MVC
4 35 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 25 (39.68%) OO
6 22 (34.92%) BDD
7 19 (30.16%) Waterfall
8 16 (25.40%) OOP
9 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (11.11%) Agile Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Test Management
11 6 (9.52%) People Management
11 6 (9.52%) BCP
11 6 (9.52%) Web Development
11 6 (9.52%) Performance Testing
12 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Web Application Development
13 2 (3.17%) Kanban
13 2 (3.17%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 46 (73.02%) C#
3 19 (30.16%) PowerShell
4 16 (25.40%) Ruby
5 12 (19.05%) C
6 11 (17.46%) SQL
7 8 (12.70%) Java
7 8 (12.70%) VB
8 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 6 (9.52%) PHP
9 6 (9.52%) VB6
10 3 (4.76%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.76%) Progress
4 2 (3.17%) hybris
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago