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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.57% 5.69% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 6.55% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 18
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
397 473 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.40% 86.79% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 338 340 412
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 £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 26 June 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Watford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) BDD
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
6 8 (38.10%) RESTful
6 8 (38.10%) Selenium
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) Gherkin
8 6 (28.57%) API Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) JUnit
9 5 (23.81%) XML
9 5 (23.81%) B2B
9 5 (23.81%) Internet
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) RIA
9 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
9 5 (23.81%) Subversion
9 5 (23.81%) QA Automation
9 5 (23.81%) SDET

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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 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium
3 5 (23.81%) JBehave
3 5 (23.81%) JUnit
3 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
4 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.76%) Grunt
7 1 (4.76%) jMock
7 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) QA Test Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 3 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) RESTful
3 7 (33.33%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 6 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (19.05%) DHTML
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) Node.js
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) LESS
8 2 (9.52%) React
8 2 (9.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) RIA
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) BDD
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) API Testing
5 5 (23.81%) B2B
5 5 (23.81%) QA Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Content Management
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) People Management
7 3 (14.29%) Test Management
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
1 5 (23.81%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) HP
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