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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 63 24 47
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Permanent jobs citing TDD 11 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.81% 9.70% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 12.24% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 36 16
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,750 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
489 294 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.30% 79.25% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 352 218 274
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

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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 24 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) DB2
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (36.36%) Java EE
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) DHTML
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
5 3 (27.27%) JMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Magento
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Magento Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) Java EE
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) DHTML
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Spring Security
4 3 (27.27%) GWT
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) JMS
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blog
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) hybris
1 3 (27.27%) Demandware
1 3 (27.27%) CyberSource
1 3 (27.27%) Ogone
1 3 (27.27%) ATG
2 1 (9.09%) Thunderhead
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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