The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 26 47
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 26 68 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.03% 8.01% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 8.59% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 68 29
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 792 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.92% 93.29% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 425 644 735
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for TDD in Bedfordshire

TDD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 16 £45,000 - 1
Dunstable -2 6 £51,750 +8.94%
Luton -18 2 - -
Leighton Buzzard +3 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
TDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 55 (87.30%) .NET
2 50 (79.37%) C#
3 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (57.14%) MVC
5 34 (53.97%) ASP.NET
5 34 (53.97%) BDD
6 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
7 29 (46.03%) HTML
7 29 (46.03%) AngularJS
8 28 (44.44%) Scrum
9 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
10 26 (41.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (33.33%) SOLID
12 21 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 16 (25.40%) Web Development
14 16 (25.40%) WCF
14 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (23.81%) RESTful
16 14 (22.22%) HTML5
17 13 (20.63%) CSS
18 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
18 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
18 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
19 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
20 10 (15.87%) NUnit
20 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
20 10 (15.87%) Xamarin
21 9 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (6.35%) Drupal
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) Blockchain
5 2 (3.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) NUnit
3 5 (7.94%) Selenium
4 4 (6.35%) Grunt
4 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.76%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.17%) Bower
6 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 2 (3.17%) JUnit
6 2 (3.17%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Moq
7 1 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
1 6 (9.52%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 53 (84.13%) Developer
2 38 (60.32%) .NET Developer
3 26 (41.27%) C# Developer
4 22 (34.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (28.57%) Angular Developer
6 9 (14.29%) HTML Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (9.52%) Lead C# Developer
9 6 (9.52%) Lead Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Lead .NET Developer
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (6.35%) C# Web Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Architect
12 3 (4.76%) Software Architect
12 3 (4.76%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (87.30%) .NET
2 34 (53.97%) ASP.NET
3 29 (46.03%) AngularJS
3 29 (46.03%) HTML
4 26 (41.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 16 (25.40%) WCF
8 15 (23.81%) RESTful
9 14 (22.22%) HTML5
10 13 (20.63%) CSS
11 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 9 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 9 (14.29%) jQuery
11 9 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (12.70%) LESS
12 8 (12.70%) Node.js
12 8 (12.70%) WinForms
12 8 (12.70%) WPF
13 7 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) iPad
2 2 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (57.14%) MVC
3 34 (53.97%) BDD
4 28 (44.44%) Scrum
5 21 (33.33%) SOLID
6 16 (25.40%) Web Development
7 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (11.11%) High Availability
10 7 (11.11%) Kanban
10 7 (11.11%) Web Application Development
11 6 (9.52%) API Design
11 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (9.52%) Front End Development
11 6 (9.52%) Line Management
11 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.52%) OO
11 6 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) C#
2 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) Ruby
4 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) PMO
3 1 (1.59%) SDET
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.76%) hybris
4 2 (3.17%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Perforce
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago