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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 9 5 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing TDD 62 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 34.44% 25.00% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 43.36% 36.17% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 14
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
143 94 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 79.44% 69.12% 71.86%
Number of salaries quoted 138 80 103
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 £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 107 (100.00%) C#
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
1 107 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (98.13%) ASP.NET
2 105 (98.13%) MVC
3 99 (92.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (80.37%) WCF
5 69 (64.49%) OO
6 66 (61.68%) SQL Server
7 57 (53.27%) BDD
8 52 (48.60%) Web Application Development
8 52 (48.60%) JavaScript
9 44 (41.12%) TeamCity
10 43 (40.19%) Scrum
10 43 (40.19%) SQL
11 41 (38.32%) NUnit
12 39 (36.45%) HTML
12 39 (36.45%) CSS
13 38 (35.51%) HTML5
13 38 (35.51%) CSS3
14 35 (32.71%) Silverlight
14 35 (32.71%) Selenium
14 35 (32.71%) Web Development
15 34 (31.78%) Oracle
15 34 (31.78%) MS Excel
15 34 (31.78%) SharePoint
15 34 (31.78%) OOD
15 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
15 34 (31.78%) Ajax
15 34 (31.78%) jQuery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 34 (31.78%) SharePoint
2 26 (24.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (31.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (61.68%) SQL Server
2 28 (26.17%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.67%) RavenDB
4 5 (4.67%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.87%) Redis
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (41.12%) TeamCity
2 41 (38.32%) NUnit
3 35 (32.71%) Selenium
4 34 (31.78%) Git (software)
4 34 (31.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.74%) MSTest
8 3 (2.80%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.80%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (24.30%) Games
2 2 (1.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 106 (99.07%) Developer
2 102 (95.33%) .NET Developer
3 46 (42.99%) C# Developer
3 46 (42.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 35 (32.71%) Senior Developer
5 34 (31.78%) Senior .NET Developer
6 33 (30.84%) Senior C# Developer
7 29 (27.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (27.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (21.50%) C# Software Engineer
8 23 (21.50%) Software Engineer
8 23 (21.50%) .NET Software Engineer
9 19 (17.76%) C# Web Developer
9 19 (17.76%) Web Developer
9 19 (17.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 18 (16.82%) Software Developer
11 17 (15.89%) Senior Web Developer
11 17 (15.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (15.89%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 16 (14.95%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 105 (98.13%) ASP.NET
3 99 (92.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (80.37%) WCF
5 39 (36.45%) HTML
5 39 (36.45%) CSS
6 38 (35.51%) HTML5
6 38 (35.51%) CSS3
7 35 (32.71%) Silverlight
8 34 (31.78%) jQuery
8 34 (31.78%) Ajax
9 32 (29.91%) XML
9 32 (29.91%) XSLT
9 32 (29.91%) WebSockets
10 31 (28.97%) RESTful
11 29 (27.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (15.89%) WinForms
12 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
13 14 (13.08%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.30%) BBC
1 26 (24.30%) Social Media
2 12 (11.21%) Open Source
3 9 (8.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.04%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (98.13%) MVC
3 69 (64.49%) OO
4 57 (53.27%) BDD
5 52 (48.60%) Web Application Development
6 43 (40.19%) Scrum
7 35 (32.71%) Web Development
8 34 (31.78%) OOD
9 32 (29.91%) SOA
9 32 (29.91%) Multithreading
9 32 (29.91%) Low Latency
9 32 (29.91%) Mobile Development
10 30 (28.04%) CQRS
11 29 (27.10%) Software Engineering
12 26 (24.30%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (8.41%) OOP
14 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
15 2 (1.87%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (1.87%) Product Management
16 1 (0.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (48.60%) JavaScript
3 43 (40.19%) SQL
4 32 (29.91%) PL/SQL
4 32 (29.91%) Objective-C
5 26 (24.30%) Ruby
6 9 (8.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) MCSD
2 1 (0.93%) MCSE
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (31.78%) Oracle
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) Apple
2 26 (24.30%) Sony
2 26 (24.30%) Yahoo!
2 26 (24.30%) Google
2 26 (24.30%) Facebook
3 3 (2.80%) New Relic
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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