The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 47 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.13% 1.52% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 1.91% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 8
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
457 419 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 88.74% 79.51% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 371 364 327
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for TDD.

1 44 (68.75%) Java
2 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (48.44%) BDD
4 25 (39.06%) REST
4 25 (39.06%) Git (software)
4 25 (39.06%) Spring
4 25 (39.06%) Linux
5 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 24 (37.50%) Web Services
6 23 (35.94%) SQL
7 22 (34.38%) C#
7 22 (34.38%) XML
7 22 (34.38%) RESTful
8 21 (32.81%) Unix
8 21 (32.81%) JUnit
8 21 (32.81%) Finance
9 19 (29.69%) Scrum
9 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
10 16 (25.00%) Selenium
10 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 16 (25.00%) .NET
10 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 15 (23.44%) OO
11 15 (23.44%) Shell Script
11 15 (23.44%) MVC
11 15 (23.44%) Maven
11 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
12 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (21.88%) WebSphere
12 14 (21.88%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.50%) JBoss
3 8 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.94%) CMS
5 6 (9.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Apache
5 6 (9.38%) MQSeries
6 5 (7.81%) Confluence
7 2 (3.13%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Magento
2 2 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (9.38%) Jackrabbit
5 6 (9.38%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.56%) DB2
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) Git (software)
2 21 (32.81%) JUnit
3 16 (25.00%) Selenium
4 15 (23.44%) Maven
4 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
5 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
6 7 (10.94%) Subversion
7 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
7 6 (9.38%) HP UFT
7 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
7 6 (9.38%) JIRA
7 6 (9.38%) Log4j
7 6 (9.38%) Mockito
7 6 (9.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (7.81%) JBehave
8 5 (7.81%) Moq
8 5 (7.81%) MSTest
8 5 (7.81%) NUnit
8 5 (7.81%) SoapUI
9 4 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Analyst
4 13 (20.31%) .NET Developer
5 12 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Android Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior Android Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Unix Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Graduate
9 5 (7.81%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Junior
9 5 (7.81%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) REST
1 25 (39.06%) Spring
2 24 (37.50%) Web Services
3 22 (34.38%) RESTful
3 22 (34.38%) XML
4 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
5 16 (25.00%) .NET
5 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 14 (21.88%) .NET Framework
6 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (21.88%) SOAP
7 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 13 (20.31%) JSON
7 13 (20.31%) WCF
8 12 (18.75%) CSS
8 12 (18.75%) Gherkin
8 12 (18.75%) HTML
9 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) RIA
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) BBC
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Linux
2 21 (32.81%) Unix
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (10.94%) Android
5 6 (9.38%) HPUX
5 6 (9.38%) Solaris
6 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) BDD
3 19 (29.69%) Scrum
4 15 (23.44%) MVC
4 15 (23.44%) OO
5 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.31%) Web Application Development
7 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.06%) Automation Testing
8 9 (14.06%) BPR
8 9 (14.06%) High Availability
8 9 (14.06%) Kanban
8 9 (14.06%) OOD
8 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
8 9 (14.06%) UML
9 8 (12.50%) SOA
9 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.94%) SQL
4 22 (34.38%) C#
5 15 (23.44%) Shell Script
6 13 (20.31%) Ruby
7 9 (14.06%) VB
7 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
8 7 (10.94%) Python
9 5 (7.81%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
2 7 (10.94%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (3.13%) Capistrano
1 2 (3.13%) MOM
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) IBM
2 6 (9.38%) ATG
2 6 (9.38%) Blue Martini
2 6 (9.38%) Talend
3 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Sybase
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Virgin Media
5 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
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