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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 47 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 32.87% 5.75% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.43% 10.00% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 5 26
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
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
129 50 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 90.21% 57.47% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 122 48 165
Average salary £55,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.17% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 94 (100.00%) C#
1 94 (100.00%) .NET
1 94 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (98.94%) MVC
2 93 (98.94%) ASP.NET
2 93 (98.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 82 (87.23%) WCF
4 65 (69.15%) SQL Server
5 64 (68.09%) BDD
6 62 (65.96%) OO
7 53 (56.38%) Web Application Development
8 41 (43.62%) TeamCity
8 41 (43.62%) NUnit
9 40 (42.55%) CSS
9 40 (42.55%) HTML
10 39 (41.49%) JavaScript
10 39 (41.49%) HTML5
10 39 (41.49%) CSS3
11 37 (39.36%) CQRS
11 37 (39.36%) Git (software)
11 37 (39.36%) RESTful
12 31 (32.98%) Software Engineering
13 30 (31.91%) Scrum
13 30 (31.91%) Selenium
13 30 (31.91%) Silverlight
14 29 (30.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (30.85%) Ajax
14 29 (30.85%) Web Development
14 29 (30.85%) jQuery
14 29 (30.85%) Oracle

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (30.85%) SharePoint
2 26 (27.66%) Node.js
Applications
1 29 (30.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.64%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (69.15%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.72%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.70%) RavenDB
3 11 (11.70%) Neo4j
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Redis
6 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (43.62%) TeamCity
1 41 (43.62%) NUnit
2 37 (39.36%) Git (software)
3 30 (31.91%) Selenium
4 29 (30.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (11.70%) Visual Studio
5 11 (11.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (10.64%) MSTest
7 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (28.72%) Games
2 2 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (100.00%) Developer
2 85 (90.43%) .NET Developer
3 29 (30.85%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (30.85%) C# Developer
4 21 (22.34%) Senior Developer
4 21 (22.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 20 (21.28%) Senior C# Developer
5 20 (21.28%) Software Developer
6 16 (17.02%) Software Engineer
6 16 (17.02%) C# Software Engineer
6 16 (17.02%) .NET Software Engineer
7 13 (13.83%) C# Web Developer
7 13 (13.83%) .NET Web Developer
7 13 (13.83%) Web Developer
8 11 (11.70%) Senior Software Developer
8 11 (11.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (11.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 11 (11.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 11 (11.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (11.70%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (98.94%) ASP.NET
2 93 (98.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 82 (87.23%) WCF
4 40 (42.55%) CSS
4 40 (42.55%) HTML
5 39 (41.49%) HTML5
5 39 (41.49%) CSS3
6 37 (39.36%) RESTful
7 30 (31.91%) Silverlight
8 29 (30.85%) Ajax
8 29 (30.85%) jQuery
9 28 (29.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (21.28%) XML
10 20 (21.28%) XSLT
10 20 (21.28%) WebSockets
11 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (12.77%) Web Services
13 9 (9.57%) .NET Framework
14 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) BBC
1 26 (27.66%) Social Media
2 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (98.94%) MVC
3 64 (68.09%) BDD
4 62 (65.96%) OO
5 53 (56.38%) Web Application Development
6 37 (39.36%) CQRS
7 31 (32.98%) Software Engineering
8 30 (31.91%) Scrum
9 29 (30.85%) Web Development
9 29 (30.85%) OOD
10 27 (28.72%) Domain-Driven Design
11 20 (21.28%) SOA
11 20 (21.28%) Low Latency
11 20 (21.28%) Multithreading
12 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.13%) OOP
14 1 (1.06%) Continuous Integration
14 1 (1.06%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (41.49%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.66%) Ruby
4 23 (24.47%) SQL
5 20 (21.28%) Objective-C
5 20 (21.28%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) MCSE
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.06%) MCSD
2 1 (1.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
1 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.66%) Sony
2 26 (27.66%) Apple
2 26 (27.66%) Yahoo!
2 26 (27.66%) Google
2 26 (27.66%) Facebook
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