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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 40 58
Permanent jobs citing TDD 0 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 6.11% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.12% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 7
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
438 271 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.27% 75.28% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 305 196 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) Web Services
3 18 (58.06%) Finance
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
4 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 16 (51.61%) OO
5 16 (51.61%) Degree
6 15 (48.39%) Java
6 15 (48.39%) Eclipse
7 14 (45.16%) SQL
8 13 (41.94%) JSP
9 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
9 12 (38.71%) C#
9 12 (38.71%) .NET
9 12 (38.71%) MVC
9 12 (38.71%) WCF
10 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
10 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (35.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (35.48%) XHTML
11 10 (32.26%) Oracle
11 10 (32.26%) Linux
12 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
12 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
12 9 (29.03%) CMS
12 9 (29.03%) Informix
12 9 (29.03%) UNIX
12 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (29.03%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Liferay
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) 3ds Max
2 1 (3.23%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Informix
2 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Eclipse
2 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (19.35%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) FitNesse
4 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.23%) Xcode
5 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Programmer
4 7 (22.58%) Java Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Manager
5 3 (9.68%) QA Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
2 18 (58.06%) Web Services
2 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 13 (41.94%) JSP
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
4 12 (38.71%) .NET
4 12 (38.71%) WCF
5 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
5 11 (35.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 11 (35.48%) XHTML
6 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
6 9 (29.03%) Spring
7 6 (19.35%) Struts
8 5 (16.13%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) Servlets
9 4 (12.90%) DHTML
9 4 (12.90%) Java EE
9 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 3 (9.68%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Streaming Music
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Scrum
2 16 (51.61%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) Content Management
7 3 (9.68%) Web Design
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) Android Development
8 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Demandware
4 4 (12.90%) CyberSource
4 4 (12.90%) DataCash
4 4 (12.90%) Ogone
5 3 (9.68%) JBoss
5 3 (9.68%) Perforce
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (3.23%) Macromedia
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