The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 22 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.08% 4.40% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 5.38% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 22
Average salary £65,000 £53,125 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
381 372 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.99% 81.76% 58.29%
Number of salaries quoted 341 305 206
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
TDD
Bedfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Luton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
1 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (76.92%) .NET
3 19 (73.08%) C#
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (57.69%) Web Services
5 15 (57.69%) XML
6 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
7 12 (46.15%) Refactoring
7 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 12 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (46.15%) Internet
7 12 (46.15%) Change Management
7 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (46.15%) AOP
7 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
7 12 (46.15%) N-Tier
7 12 (46.15%) SOA
7 12 (46.15%) Oracle
8 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
9 10 (38.46%) HTML
10 9 (34.62%) Scrum
11 8 (30.77%) CMS
11 8 (30.77%) MVC
11 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
12 7 (26.92%) TeamCity
13 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (30.77%) CMS
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (26.92%) TeamCity
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 5 (19.23%) Subversion
5 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Architect
2 12 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Quality Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) XML
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 5 (19.23%) JSP
5 5 (19.23%) JSTL
6 4 (15.38%) Dojo
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
7 3 (11.54%) XSLT
7 3 (11.54%) WSDL
7 3 (11.54%) WCF
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.69%) COM
9 1 (3.85%) Spring
9 1 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (3.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (46.15%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 12 (46.15%) Refactoring
2 12 (46.15%) Change Management
2 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (46.15%) AOP
2 12 (46.15%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (3.85%) B2B
9 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (3.85%) Web Development
9 1 (3.85%) BDD
9 1 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) C
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) hybris
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