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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 62 78 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.09% 0.51% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 0.58% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 14
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 513 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.30% 87.69% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 355 362 192
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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

TDD
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 31 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (69.64%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
4 28 (50.00%) SQL
4 28 (50.00%) UNIX
5 24 (42.86%) XML
5 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (39.29%) HTML
7 20 (35.71%) .NET
7 20 (35.71%) J2EE
8 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
8 19 (33.93%) Spring
9 18 (32.14%) Scrum
9 18 (32.14%) Finance
9 18 (32.14%) Windows
9 18 (32.14%) Linux
10 17 (30.36%) C#
10 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
10 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
11 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 16 (28.57%) Web Services
11 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
12 14 (25.00%) Retail
12 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (25.00%) MVC
13 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
13 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
14 12 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
14 12 (21.43%) Ninject

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 8 (14.29%) JBoss
4 6 (10.71%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.57%) Liferay
7 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) DB2
2 10 (17.86%) DbVisualizer
3 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.50%) Informix
5 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) NUnit
1 12 (21.43%) MSTest
1 12 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (21.43%) Moq
2 10 (17.86%) Cucumber
2 10 (17.86%) WebDriver
2 10 (17.86%) JUnit
2 10 (17.86%) Subversion
2 10 (17.86%) Selenium
3 9 (16.07%) Maven
4 8 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.36%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Retail
3 8 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (23.21%) Analyst
5 10 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (17.86%) Tester
5 10 (17.86%) Automation Tester
5 10 (17.86%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (14.29%) Java Programmer
6 8 (14.29%) Programmer
7 6 (10.71%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 5 (8.93%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 3 (5.36%) CRM Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) XML
2 22 (39.29%) HTML
3 20 (35.71%) .NET
3 20 (35.71%) J2EE
4 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
4 19 (33.93%) Spring
5 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
6 16 (28.57%) Web Services
7 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (21.43%) Spring.NET
8 12 (21.43%) WCF
8 12 (21.43%) WPF
8 12 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (21.43%) Ninject
8 12 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (21.43%) WinForms
9 11 (19.64%) CSS
10 10 (17.86%) Flash
10 10 (17.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Data Conversion
5 3 (5.36%) Derivative
6 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) UNIX
2 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (32.14%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) MVC
5 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
6 12 (21.43%) Kanban
6 12 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (21.43%) MVVM
6 12 (21.43%) Web Application Development
7 10 (17.86%) Coaching
7 10 (17.86%) System Testing
7 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.86%) Document Management
7 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 10 (17.86%) OO
8 8 (14.29%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) BPR
10 5 (8.93%) UML
10 5 (8.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
3 28 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (30.36%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.57%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Demandware
4 3 (5.36%) Sybase
5 2 (3.57%) Perforce
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