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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 66 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 8 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.38% - 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% - 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 22
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
476 455 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.93% 85.05% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 378 319 206
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (47.37%) .NET
4 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
4 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
5 16 (42.11%) SQL
5 16 (42.11%) XML
5 16 (42.11%) Scrum
6 15 (39.47%) MVC
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) UNIX
6 15 (39.47%) Windows
6 15 (39.47%) C#
6 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
6 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (34.21%) J2EE
8 12 (31.58%) WinForms
8 12 (31.58%) NUnit
8 12 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (31.58%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (31.58%) MSTest
8 12 (31.58%) MVVM
8 12 (31.58%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (31.58%) Moq
8 12 (31.58%) Kanban
8 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
8 12 (31.58%) WCF
8 12 (31.58%) WPF
8 12 (31.58%) Spring.NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) DB2
2 9 (23.68%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) NUnit
1 12 (31.58%) MSTest
1 12 (31.58%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (31.58%) Moq
2 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
2 9 (23.68%) Subversion
2 9 (23.68%) Selenium
2 9 (23.68%) WebDriver
3 6 (15.79%) JUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (26.32%) Retail
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Automation Tester
3 9 (23.68%) Selenium Tester
3 9 (23.68%) Tester
4 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Programmer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 16 (42.11%) XML
3 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
3 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (34.21%) J2EE
5 12 (31.58%) WinForms
5 12 (31.58%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (31.58%) Ninject
5 12 (31.58%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (31.58%) WCF
5 12 (31.58%) WPF
5 12 (31.58%) Spring.NET
5 12 (31.58%) Unity DI Container
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) RESTful
8 9 (23.68%) Gherkin
8 9 (23.68%) Flash
9 7 (18.42%) Spring
10 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Data Conversion
4 3 (7.89%) Derivative
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) UNIX
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (42.11%) Scrum
4 15 (39.47%) MVC
5 12 (31.58%) Kanban
5 12 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (31.58%) MVVM
5 12 (31.58%) Web Application Development
6 9 (23.68%) System Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Coaching
6 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
6 9 (23.68%) Document Management
6 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
7 8 (21.05%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) BPR
9 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) Web Development
10 3 (7.89%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Demandware
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