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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
46 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 90.20% 47.37% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft