The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 9 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 29 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.59% 4.35% 15.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.20% 5.56% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 108 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 84.46% 78.26% 74.12%
Number of salaries quoted 125 53 88
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -12.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

TDD
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

TDD Salary Trend in St Albans

TDD
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 65 (92.86%) .NET
2 62 (88.57%) BDD
3 59 (84.29%) SQL Server
3 59 (84.29%) C#
3 59 (84.29%) ASP.NET
3 59 (84.29%) MVC
4 52 (74.29%) WCF
4 52 (74.29%) OO
4 52 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (72.86%) Web Application Development
6 50 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 49 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (38.57%) Games
8 27 (38.57%) Internet
9 26 (37.14%) Git (software)
9 26 (37.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 26 (37.14%) Google
9 26 (37.14%) CQRS
9 26 (37.14%) Node.js
9 26 (37.14%) NoSQL
10 25 (35.71%) Social Media
10 25 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
10 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (35.71%) Facebook
10 25 (35.71%) Ruby
10 25 (35.71%) Yahoo!
10 25 (35.71%) BBC
10 25 (35.71%) RESTful
10 25 (35.71%) Apple
10 25 (35.71%) Sony

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 26 (37.14%) Node.js
2 6 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (84.29%) SQL Server
2 49 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (37.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.57%) DB2
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.43%) HBase
5 1 (1.43%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Impala
Development Applications
1 26 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.29%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.43%) NUnit
4 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.43%) MSTest
General
1 27 (38.57%) Games
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (95.71%) Developer
2 58 (82.86%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.29%) QA Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.43%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (92.86%) .NET
2 59 (84.29%) ASP.NET
3 52 (74.29%) WCF
3 52 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
5 25 (35.71%) RESTful
6 7 (10.00%) J2EE
6 7 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (2.86%) CSS
7 2 (2.86%) HTML
7 2 (2.86%) HTML5
7 2 (2.86%) CSS3
7 2 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.43%) Google Closure
8 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.43%) jQuery
8 1 (1.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) BBC
1 25 (35.71%) Social Media
2 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.43%) Statistics
2 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (88.57%) BDD
2 59 (84.29%) MVC
3 52 (74.29%) OO
4 51 (72.86%) Web Application Development
5 26 (37.14%) CQRS
5 26 (37.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.57%) Document Management
7 6 (8.57%) Workflow
7 6 (8.57%) UML
7 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.29%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.43%) MapReduce
9 1 (1.43%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.43%) Web Development
9 1 (1.43%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.43%) OOP
9 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) C#
2 25 (35.71%) Ruby
3 8 (11.43%) Java
4 7 (10.00%) SQL
5 6 (8.57%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.43%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Google
2 25 (35.71%) Facebook
2 25 (35.71%) Apple
2 25 (35.71%) Sony
2 25 (35.71%) Yahoo!
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 6 (8.57%) JBoss
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