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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 21 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.53% 3.42% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 3.79% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 5
Median salary £70,000 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
380 501 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.90% 90.27% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 326 371 373
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 July 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) BDD
4 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
4 13 (46.43%) C#
4 13 (46.43%) .NET
4 13 (46.43%) Scrum
5 12 (42.86%) Selenium
5 12 (42.86%) RESTful
6 11 (39.29%) REST
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
7 10 (35.71%) Web Services
7 10 (35.71%) Java
7 10 (35.71%) CSS3
7 10 (35.71%) Gherkin
7 10 (35.71%) API Testing
8 9 (32.14%) QA Automation
8 9 (32.14%) SDET
8 9 (32.14%) JBehave
8 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
8 9 (32.14%) RIA
8 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
8 9 (32.14%) JUnit
8 9 (32.14%) XML
8 9 (32.14%) B2B
8 9 (32.14%) Internet

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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 7 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
2 12 (42.86%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) JBehave
3 9 (32.14%) JUnit
3 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
4 8 (28.57%) Subversion
4 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
7 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA
8 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
9 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
9 1 (3.57%) Grunt
9 1 (3.57%) jMock
9 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) QA Automation Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Software QA Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Head of Development
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer in Test
5 3 (10.71%) Development Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
1 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (42.86%) RESTful
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) REST
4 10 (35.71%) CSS3
4 10 (35.71%) Gherkin
4 10 (35.71%) Web Services
5 9 (32.14%) XML
6 8 (28.57%) Ajax
6 8 (28.57%) DHTML
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.71%) Node.js
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) LESS
9 2 (7.14%) React
9 2 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) RIA
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) BDD
3 13 (46.43%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) API Testing
5 9 (32.14%) B2B
5 9 (32.14%) QA Automation
5 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
5 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
6 8 (28.57%) CRM
6 8 (28.57%) Load Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Content Management
7 7 (25.00%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) Line Management
9 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) People Management
9 3 (10.71%) Test Management
9 3 (10.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 10 (35.71%) Java
5 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
1 9 (32.14%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) HP
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