The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 9 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 11.43% - 8.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% - 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 12 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 91.43% 48.00% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 52
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £47,500 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

TDD
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

TDD Salary Trend in Blackpool

TDD
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) CQRS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Application Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) CQRS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Blackpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago