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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 5 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing TDD 79 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 40.51% 25.17% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 48.17% 32.20% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 38 11
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
164 118 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 84.10% 78.15% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 149 105 73
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 125 (100.00%) .NET
2 124 (99.20%) C#
2 124 (99.20%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (97.60%) MVC
3 122 (97.60%) ASP.NET
4 106 (84.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 87 (69.60%) WCF
6 85 (68.00%) OO
7 78 (62.40%) SQL Server
8 69 (55.20%) JavaScript
9 58 (46.40%) SQL
9 58 (46.40%) BDD
10 56 (44.80%) Scrum
11 52 (41.60%) Web Application Development
12 51 (40.80%) TeamCity
13 47 (37.60%) Windows
14 44 (35.20%) CSS
14 44 (35.20%) HTML
15 43 (34.40%) NUnit
16 40 (32.00%) Git (software)
17 39 (31.20%) HTML5
17 39 (31.20%) CSS3
17 39 (31.20%) jQuery
18 38 (30.40%) Web Development
19 37 (29.60%) Selenium
20 36 (28.80%) Silverlight
21 35 (28.00%) Multithreading
21 35 (28.00%) Ajax
21 35 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
21 35 (28.00%) WebSockets

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 26 (20.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (62.40%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (22.40%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.00%) Neo4j
4 5 (4.00%) RavenDB
5 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.60%) Redis
6 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (40.80%) TeamCity
2 43 (34.40%) NUnit
3 40 (32.00%) Git (software)
4 37 (29.60%) Selenium
5 35 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (11.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (7.20%) ReSharper
7 9 (7.20%) Bitbucket
8 8 (6.40%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.20%) MSTest
10 3 (2.40%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.60%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.80%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
General
1 26 (20.80%) Games
2 3 (2.40%) Finance
Job Titles
1 119 (95.20%) Developer
2 111 (88.80%) .NET Developer
3 55 (44.00%) C# Developer
3 55 (44.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 46 (36.80%) Senior Developer
5 41 (32.80%) Senior .NET Developer
6 40 (32.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 37 (29.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (29.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (19.20%) Software Engineer
8 24 (19.20%) C# Software Engineer
8 24 (19.20%) .NET Software Engineer
9 23 (18.40%) C# Web Developer
9 23 (18.40%) .NET Web Developer
9 23 (18.40%) Web Developer
10 22 (17.60%) Senior Web Developer
10 22 (17.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (17.60%) Software Developer
10 22 (17.60%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 18 (14.40%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (97.60%) ASP.NET
3 106 (84.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (69.60%) WCF
5 44 (35.20%) CSS
5 44 (35.20%) HTML
6 39 (31.20%) HTML5
6 39 (31.20%) CSS3
6 39 (31.20%) jQuery
7 36 (28.80%) Silverlight
8 35 (28.00%) Ajax
8 35 (28.00%) WebSockets
8 35 (28.00%) XML
8 35 (28.00%) XSLT
9 33 (26.40%) .NET Framework
10 31 (24.80%) RESTful
11 30 (24.00%) Entity Framework
11 30 (24.00%) AngularJS
12 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (14.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) Social Media
1 26 (20.80%) BBC
2 13 (10.40%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.60%) Windows
2 1 (0.80%) CentOS
2 1 (0.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (99.20%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (97.60%) MVC
3 85 (68.00%) OO
4 58 (46.40%) BDD
5 56 (44.80%) Scrum
6 52 (41.60%) Web Application Development
7 38 (30.40%) Web Development
8 35 (28.00%) Multithreading
8 35 (28.00%) OOD
8 35 (28.00%) SOA
8 35 (28.00%) Low Latency
8 35 (28.00%) Mobile Development
9 30 (24.00%) CQRS
10 29 (23.20%) Software Engineering
11 26 (20.80%) Domain-Driven Design
12 20 (16.00%) Open Source
13 19 (15.20%) OOP
14 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
15 5 (4.00%) Unit Testing
16 3 (2.40%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 124 (99.20%) C#
2 69 (55.20%) JavaScript
3 58 (46.40%) SQL
4 35 (28.00%) Objective-C
4 35 (28.00%) PL/SQL
5 26 (20.80%) Ruby
6 21 (16.80%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) MCTS
2 1 (0.80%) MCSE
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.80%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
1 1 (0.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 35 (28.00%) Oracle
1 35 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.80%) Yahoo!
2 26 (20.80%) Google
2 26 (20.80%) Sony
2 26 (20.80%) Apple
2 26 (20.80%) Facebook
3 9 (7.20%) New Relic
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