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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 34 52
Permanent jobs citing TDD 0 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 7.11% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.25% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 27 10
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 292 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.81% 76.84% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 312 216 194
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) Web Services
4 13 (59.09%) OO
5 12 (54.55%) CSS
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
6 11 (50.00%) Degree
7 10 (45.45%) Java
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
7 10 (45.45%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) MVC
8 9 (40.91%) .NET
8 9 (40.91%) C#
8 9 (40.91%) JSP
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
8 9 (40.91%) WCF
9 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
9 8 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (36.36%) XHTML
10 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
10 7 (31.82%) Spring
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) Informix
10 7 (31.82%) UNIX
10 7 (31.82%) Oracle
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (27.27%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Liferay
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Informix
2 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
2 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
4 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
5 2 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Java Programmer
4 6 (27.27%) Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) QA Manager
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
6 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 9 (40.91%) JSP
4 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 9 (40.91%) WCF
5 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 8 (36.36%) XHTML
5 8 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
6 7 (31.82%) Spring
7 5 (22.73%) Struts
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) Java EE
8 2 (9.09%) Spring Security
8 2 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (9.09%) DHTML
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Streaming Music
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) UNIX
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) OO
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Perforce
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) Demandware
3 2 (9.09%) CyberSource
3 2 (9.09%) DataCash
3 2 (9.09%) Ogone
4 1 (4.55%) Google
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