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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 8 1 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.56% 0.33% 6.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 0.40% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 31
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
176 248 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 78.22% 82.12% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 150 238 358
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Luton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Luton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 32 (84.21%) C#
3 32 (84.21%) .NET
3 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
4 30 (78.95%) MVC
4 30 (78.95%) Scrum
5 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
5 28 (73.68%) HTML
6 27 (71.05%) E-Commerce
7 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (65.79%) OO
9 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
9 24 (63.16%) TeamCity
10 23 (60.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (55.26%) Git (software)
11 21 (55.26%) WCF
11 21 (55.26%) Web Services
12 20 (52.63%) jQuery
12 20 (52.63%) BDD
12 20 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (50.00%) OOP
13 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (44.74%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (44.74%) NUnit
15 16 (42.11%) NServiceBus
15 16 (42.11%) JIRA
15 16 (42.11%) logstash
15 16 (42.11%) Rhino Mocks
15 16 (42.11%) FinalBuilder

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (42.11%) NServiceBus
2 15 (39.47%) CMS
3 7 (18.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) TeamCity
2 21 (55.26%) Git (software)
3 20 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (44.74%) NUnit
5 16 (42.11%) Log4Net
5 16 (42.11%) JIRA
5 16 (42.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (42.11%) FinalBuilder
5 16 (42.11%) SpecFlow
5 16 (42.11%) Jasmine
5 16 (42.11%) NSubstitute
6 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 4 (10.53%) Subversion
8 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.63%) Automotive
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (78.95%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
4 3 (7.89%) UI Programmer
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 28 (73.68%) HTML
3 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (55.26%) WCF
4 21 (55.26%) Web Services
5 20 (52.63%) jQuery
6 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (44.74%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (42.11%) HTML5
8 16 (42.11%) Castle Windsor
8 16 (42.11%) COM
9 9 (23.68%) CSS
10 5 (13.16%) XML
11 4 (10.53%) XSLT
11 4 (10.53%) WSDL
12 2 (5.26%) Ajax
12 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.63%) NLog
13 1 (2.63%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) MVC
2 30 (78.95%) Scrum
3 27 (71.05%) E-Commerce
4 25 (65.79%) OO
5 20 (52.63%) BDD
6 19 (50.00%) OOP
7 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
10 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.63%) Kanban
10 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.63%) Coaching
10 1 (2.63%) People Management
10 1 (2.63%) ITIL
10 1 (2.63%) Change Management
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 32 (84.21%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) Ruby
3 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.79%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) C
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.89%) Progress
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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