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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 10 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 49 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 27.37% 1.45% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.21% 2.38% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 49 1 18
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.46%
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
157 42 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 87.71% 60.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 150 39 149
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £32,500
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 17 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 81 (100.00%) .NET
1 81 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (98.77%) C#
2 80 (98.77%) ASP.NET
2 80 (98.77%) MVC
2 80 (98.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 74 (91.36%) WCF
4 57 (70.37%) SQL Server
4 57 (70.37%) OO
4 57 (70.37%) BDD
5 51 (62.96%) Web Application Development
6 32 (39.51%) CQRS
7 31 (38.27%) Git (software)
7 31 (38.27%) RESTful
8 29 (35.80%) HTML
8 29 (35.80%) JavaScript
8 29 (35.80%) CSS
8 29 (35.80%) NUnit
8 29 (35.80%) TeamCity
8 29 (35.80%) HTML5
8 29 (35.80%) CSS3
9 26 (32.10%) Internet
9 26 (32.10%) Games
9 26 (32.10%) Domain-Driven Design
10 25 (30.86%) Apple
10 25 (30.86%) Sony
10 25 (30.86%) BBC
10 25 (30.86%) Ruby
10 25 (30.86%) Yahoo!
10 25 (30.86%) Google

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 25 (30.86%) Node.js
2 23 (28.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (30.86%) NoSQL
3 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.41%) RavenDB
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.41%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (38.27%) Git (software)
2 29 (35.80%) TeamCity
2 29 (35.80%) NUnit
3 23 (28.40%) Selenium
3 23 (28.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.41%) MSTest
4 6 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (32.10%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 81 (100.00%) Developer
2 74 (91.36%) .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 14 (17.28%) Software Developer
5 14 (17.28%) Senior C# Developer
5 14 (17.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (16.05%) .NET Software Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) Software Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) Web Developer
7 10 (12.35%) C# Web Developer
7 10 (12.35%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (9.88%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (9.88%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (98.77%) ASP.NET
2 80 (98.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 74 (91.36%) WCF
4 31 (38.27%) RESTful
5 29 (35.80%) HTML5
5 29 (35.80%) CSS3
5 29 (35.80%) CSS
5 29 (35.80%) HTML
6 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 23 (28.40%) Silverlight
8 23 (28.40%) jQuery
8 23 (28.40%) Ajax
9 14 (17.28%) XML
9 14 (17.28%) XSLT
9 14 (17.28%) WebSockets
10 9 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (8.64%) Web Services
12 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Social Media
1 25 (30.86%) BBC
2 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (98.77%) MVC
3 57 (70.37%) OO
3 57 (70.37%) BDD
4 51 (62.96%) Web Application Development
5 32 (39.51%) CQRS
6 26 (32.10%) Domain-Driven Design
7 23 (28.40%) OOD
7 23 (28.40%) Software Engineering
7 23 (28.40%) Scrum
8 20 (24.69%) Web Development
9 14 (17.28%) SOA
9 14 (17.28%) Low Latency
9 14 (17.28%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 80 (98.77%) C#
2 29 (35.80%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.86%) Ruby
4 15 (18.52%) SQL
5 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
5 14 (17.28%) Objective-C
6 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) Java
7 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Yahoo!
1 25 (30.86%) Google
1 25 (30.86%) Facebook
1 25 (30.86%) Apple
1 25 (30.86%) Sony
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle
3 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
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