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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 14 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.85% 7.80% 9.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.57% 8.99% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 26
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 121 178 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 93.80% 86.83% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 114 157 204
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Bedford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) BDD
3 18 (60.00%) MVC
3 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
5 15 (50.00%) C#
6 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (43.33%) RESTful
8 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (36.67%) Node.js
9 11 (36.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (36.67%) SOLID
10 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 9 (30.00%) CSS
11 9 (30.00%) Ruby
11 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
11 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
11 9 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (30.00%) Web Application Development
11 9 (30.00%) High Availability
11 9 (30.00%) Music Industry
11 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (30.00%) WCF
11 9 (30.00%) Code First Entity Framework

TDD
Co-occurring 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 (13.33%) Drupal
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) NUnit
2 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) Bower
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (30.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) RESTful
5 11 (36.67%) Node.js
5 11 (36.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (30.00%) Code First Entity Framework
7 9 (30.00%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (30.00%) WCF
8 8 (26.67%) HTML5
9 7 (23.33%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) Ajax
10 5 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) BDD
2 18 (60.00%) MVC
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) SOLID
5 9 (30.00%) High Availability
5 9 (30.00%) Web Application Development
6 8 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (20.00%) OO
7 6 (20.00%) OOD
7 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) SDLC
7 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (6.67%) API Design
9 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.00%) Perforce
2 5 (16.67%) Xamarin
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