The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 18 19 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 15 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 11.19% 10.61% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.89% 11.05% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

TDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 108 172 254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.60% 96.09% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 150 199
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing TDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Bedford

TDD
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD in Bedford.

Salary trend for TDD in Bedford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for TDD.

1 24 (85.71%) C#
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 18 (64.29%) BDD
4 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (57.14%) HTML
6 15 (53.57%) MVC
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (46.43%) HTML5
9 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (42.86%) Web Development
9 12 (42.86%) Scrum
9 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
10 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
10 11 (39.29%) SOLID
11 10 (35.71%) Xamarin
12 9 (32.14%) RESTful
13 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (25.00%) Node.js
14 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
14 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (21.43%) WCF
14 6 (21.43%) SQL
14 6 (21.43%) CSS
15 5 (17.86%) T-SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.29%) Grunt
4 2 (7.14%) Bower
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (17.86%) Music Industry
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) C# Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Angular Developer
4 10 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (32.14%) HTML Developer
6 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
9 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
10 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 16 (57.14%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (46.43%) HTML5
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (32.14%) RESTful
8 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (25.00%) Node.js
8 7 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (21.43%) CSS
9 6 (21.43%) WCF
10 5 (17.86%) Code First Entity Framework
10 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
10 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (14.29%) LESS
12 3 (10.71%) CSS3
12 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) BDD
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) MVC
4 12 (42.86%) Scrum
4 12 (42.86%) Web Development
5 11 (39.29%) SOLID
6 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
7 5 (17.86%) High Availability
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
9 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (7.14%) API Design
10 2 (7.14%) API Integration
10 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
10 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
11 1 (3.57%) CQRS
11 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SDET
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Xamarin
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
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