The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 39 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.30% 7.11% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.56% 9.11% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £46,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 450 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.40% 77.99% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 306 338 232
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Watford region.

TDD Salary Trend in Watford

TDD
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 39 (67.24%) Java
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 27 (46.55%) HTML
5 25 (43.10%) XML
6 23 (39.66%) UNIX
6 23 (39.66%) CSS
7 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
7 21 (36.21%) Spring
8 20 (34.48%) SQL
9 19 (32.76%) Finance
10 18 (31.03%) Web Services
10 18 (31.03%) Linux
10 18 (31.03%) Scrum
10 18 (31.03%) Ajax
11 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
12 16 (27.59%) Java EE
12 16 (27.59%) jQuery
13 15 (25.86%) J2EE
13 15 (25.86%) MVC
14 14 (24.14%) .NET
14 14 (24.14%) C#
14 14 (24.14%) Windows
15 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
16 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
16 11 (18.97%) PHP
16 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
16 11 (18.97%) Demandware
17 10 (17.24%) Web Application Development
17 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.24%) JBoss
3 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
4 8 (13.79%) WebLogic
5 6 (10.34%) CMS
6 4 (6.90%) Node.js
7 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Magento
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) DB2
2 9 (15.52%) RDBMS
2 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
2 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.07%) Informix
4 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.62%) MySQL
4 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.62%) Redis
5 3 (5.17%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Maven
2 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.52%) JUnit
3 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
4 6 (10.34%) NUnit
4 6 (10.34%) MSTest
4 6 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (10.34%) Moq
5 4 (6.90%) Subversion
6 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.17%) Selenium
7 2 (3.45%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Retail
4 5 (8.62%) Marketing
4 5 (8.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Programmer
6 8 (13.79%) Java Programmer
7 6 (10.34%) Magento Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 5 (8.62%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (6.90%) CRM Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Automation Tester
10 3 (5.17%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) XML
3 23 (39.66%) CSS
4 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
4 21 (36.21%) Spring
5 18 (31.03%) Web Services
5 18 (31.03%) Ajax
6 16 (27.59%) Java EE
6 16 (27.59%) jQuery
7 15 (25.86%) J2EE
8 14 (24.14%) .NET
9 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
10 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (13.79%) JSP
11 8 (13.79%) GWT
12 7 (12.07%) RESTful
13 6 (10.34%) Spring.NET
13 6 (10.34%) Castle Windsor
13 6 (10.34%) Ninject
13 6 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Data Conversion
4 3 (5.17%) Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) UNIX
2 18 (31.03%) Linux
3 14 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Scrum
3 15 (25.86%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
5 10 (17.24%) OO
5 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.24%) Web Application Development
6 9 (15.52%) Web Development
6 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.79%) BPR
8 7 (12.07%) UML
8 7 (12.07%) SOA
9 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.34%) Kanban
9 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (10.34%) MVVM
10 5 (8.62%) BDD
10 5 (8.62%) Coaching
10 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 20 (34.48%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) C#
5 11 (18.97%) PHP
6 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.90%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
1 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Demandware
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) hybris
3 6 (10.34%) ATG
3 6 (10.34%) CyberSource
3 6 (10.34%) Ogone
4 5 (8.62%) Zend
5 2 (3.45%) Sybase
5 2 (3.45%) Perforce
6 1 (1.72%) Thunderhead
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago