The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 42 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.00% 2.25% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.07% 2.93% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 273 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.17% 76.90% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 342 226 191
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
TDD
Hertfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 46 (65.71%) Java
1 46 (65.71%) Web Services
2 42 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (58.57%) OO
4 38 (54.29%) HTML
5 37 (52.86%) Scrum
5 37 (52.86%) Spring
6 34 (48.57%) Finance
7 33 (47.14%) Degree
8 32 (45.71%) Maven
9 31 (44.29%) Eclipse
10 29 (41.43%) JSP
11 28 (40.00%) Oracle
12 27 (38.57%) Hibernate
13 26 (37.14%) Linux
14 25 (35.71%) UNIX
14 25 (35.71%) Informix
15 22 (31.43%) RDBMS
15 22 (31.43%) Struts
15 22 (31.43%) .NET
15 22 (31.43%) C#
15 22 (31.43%) Computer Science
15 22 (31.43%) Relational Database
16 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET
16 21 (30.00%) MVC
17 19 (27.14%) CSS
18 18 (25.71%) jQuery
18 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
19 17 (24.29%) RESTful
20 15 (21.43%) Banking

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (11.43%) CMS
2 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) Liferay
3 3 (4.29%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.43%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Broadband
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) Informix
2 22 (31.43%) RDBMS
2 22 (31.43%) Relational Database
3 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (45.71%) Maven
2 31 (44.29%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (8.57%) JUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.43%) Xcode
6 1 (1.43%) NUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) RSpec
6 1 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) PhoneGap
General
1 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (95.71%) Developer
2 38 (54.29%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Programmer
3 16 (22.86%) Java Programmer
4 14 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.29%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (4.29%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.29%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.86%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (65.71%) Web Services
2 38 (54.29%) HTML
3 37 (52.86%) Spring
4 29 (41.43%) JSP
5 27 (38.57%) Hibernate
6 22 (31.43%) Struts
6 22 (31.43%) .NET
7 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 19 (27.14%) CSS
9 18 (25.71%) jQuery
10 17 (24.29%) RESTful
11 14 (20.00%) WCF
12 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
12 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (15.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (14.29%) XHTML
13 10 (14.29%) JAX-RS
13 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (11.43%) XML
15 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Streaming Music
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Linux
2 25 (35.71%) UNIX
3 8 (11.43%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.43%) SUSE
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) OO
2 37 (52.86%) Scrum
3 21 (30.00%) MVC
4 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (14.29%) OOP
5 10 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 9 (12.86%) BDD
6 9 (12.86%) OOD
6 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.00%) Kanban
9 4 (5.71%) Content Management
10 3 (4.29%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.29%) Web Design
11 2 (2.86%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.86%) Web Development
11 2 (2.86%) Android Development
12 1 (1.43%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) Java
2 42 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (31.43%) C#
4 15 (21.43%) SQL
5 5 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (47.14%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) MCP
2 7 (10.00%) MCAD
2 7 (10.00%) MCSD
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Demandware
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Perforce
3 3 (4.29%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) Endeca
4 1 (1.43%) Google
4 1 (1.43%) hybris
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Macromedia
4 1 (1.43%) ATG
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