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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 10 9 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 74 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 36.27% 21.74% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.78% 25.93% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 74 35 9
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
186 135 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 91.18% 83.85% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 169 133 60
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 133 (99.25%) C#
2 133 (99.25%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (98.51%) ASP.NET
4 129 (96.27%) MVC
5 112 (83.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (68.66%) WCF
6 92 (68.66%) OO
7 80 (59.70%) SQL Server
7 80 (59.70%) JavaScript
8 68 (50.75%) SQL
8 68 (50.75%) Scrum
9 56 (41.79%) TeamCity
10 53 (39.55%) Windows
10 53 (39.55%) BDD
11 52 (38.81%) Web Application Development
12 46 (34.33%) jQuery
12 46 (34.33%) CSS
12 46 (34.33%) HTML
13 45 (33.58%) AngularJS
14 42 (31.34%) NUnit
15 41 (30.60%) Selenium
15 41 (30.60%) Git (software)
16 40 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 40 (29.85%) HTML5
16 40 (29.85%) Multithreading
16 40 (29.85%) .NET Framework
16 40 (29.85%) Silverlight
16 40 (29.85%) Low Latency
16 40 (29.85%) Entity Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 40 (29.85%) SharePoint
2 26 (19.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 37 (27.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (59.70%) SQL Server
2 40 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 40 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (20.15%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (41.79%) TeamCity
2 42 (31.34%) NUnit
3 41 (30.60%) Git (software)
3 41 (30.60%) Selenium
4 40 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (11.19%) ReSharper
5 15 (11.19%) Bitbucket
5 15 (11.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.49%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (19.40%) Games
2 1 (0.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 127 (94.78%) Developer
2 116 (86.57%) .NET Developer
3 63 (47.01%) C# Developer
3 63 (47.01%) C# .NET Developer
4 54 (40.30%) Senior Developer
5 46 (34.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 46 (34.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 45 (33.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 45 (33.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (22.39%) Web Developer
8 28 (20.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (20.15%) C# Web Developer
9 27 (20.15%) Software Engineer
9 27 (20.15%) .NET Web Developer
10 24 (17.91%) C# Software Engineer
10 24 (17.91%) Senior Web Developer
10 24 (17.91%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 24 (17.91%) .NET Software Engineer
11 21 (15.67%) Software Developer
12 18 (13.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 132 (98.51%) ASP.NET
3 112 (83.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 92 (68.66%) WCF
5 46 (34.33%) jQuery
5 46 (34.33%) HTML
5 46 (34.33%) CSS
6 45 (33.58%) AngularJS
7 40 (29.85%) Silverlight
7 40 (29.85%) Ajax
7 40 (29.85%) .NET Framework
7 40 (29.85%) HTML5
7 40 (29.85%) Entity Framework
7 40 (29.85%) CSS3
7 40 (29.85%) WebSockets
8 37 (27.61%) XML
8 37 (27.61%) XSLT
9 35 (26.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (19.40%) RESTful
11 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) BBC
1 26 (19.40%) Social Media
2 21 (15.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.24%) Physics
3 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (99.25%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (96.27%) MVC
3 92 (68.66%) OO
4 68 (50.75%) Scrum
5 53 (39.55%) BDD
6 52 (38.81%) Web Application Development
7 40 (29.85%) Low Latency
7 40 (29.85%) OOD
7 40 (29.85%) Multithreading
8 37 (27.61%) Web Development
8 37 (27.61%) SOA
8 37 (27.61%) Mobile Development
9 30 (22.39%) Open Source
10 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
11 26 (19.40%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (19.40%) CQRS
12 21 (15.67%) OOP
13 12 (8.96%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.72%) Coaching
15 7 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 133 (99.25%) C#
2 80 (59.70%) JavaScript
3 68 (50.75%) SQL
4 40 (29.85%) PL/SQL
4 40 (29.85%) Objective-C
5 28 (20.90%) T-SQL
6 26 (19.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (29.85%) Oracle
2 37 (27.61%) Microsoft
3 26 (19.40%) Apple
3 26 (19.40%) Sony
3 26 (19.40%) Yahoo!
3 26 (19.40%) Google
3 26 (19.40%) Facebook
4 15 (11.19%) New Relic
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