The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 7 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 20.93% 11.11% 12.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.68% 12.82% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
38 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 88.37% 86.67% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 29
Median salary £50,300 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.13% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackpool region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for TDD.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) BDD
2 9 (64.29%) Node.js
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Scala
6 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) User Stories
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (21.43%) Ruby
8 3 (21.43%) DSL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool 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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Gatling
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) gulp
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Node.js
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (21.43%) RESTful
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) React
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) QA Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 3 (21.43%) Groovy
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
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