The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 12 9 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 6 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.89% 22.29% 10.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 24.48% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
TDD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 143 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 73.68% 91.08% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 124 120
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

TDD
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

TDD Salary Trend in Bolton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 31 (91.18%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) .NET
3 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET
3 29 (85.29%) MVC
3 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
6 21 (61.76%) WCF
7 17 (50.00%) Streaming Music
7 17 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 17 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (50.00%) Node.js
7 17 (50.00%) Ninject
7 17 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
7 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (32.35%) SOLID
9 10 (29.41%) OOP
10 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 7 (20.59%) HTML
13 6 (17.65%) HTML5
13 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
14 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
14 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (14.71%) OO
14 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
15 4 (11.76%) NUnit

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Moq
1 4 (11.76%) NUnit
1 4 (11.76%) ReSharper
1 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) C# Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Website Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Head of Development
8 1 (2.94%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.94%) Head of IT Development
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET
2 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (61.76%) WCF
4 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 17 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 17 (50.00%) Ninject
5 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
6 7 (20.59%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (11.76%) SOAP
9 4 (11.76%) Web Services
10 3 (8.82%) LINQ
11 2 (5.88%) CSS
12 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) MVC
2 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 17 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 11 (32.35%) SOLID
5 10 (29.41%) OOP
6 5 (14.71%) OO
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC
10 1 (2.94%) BDD
10 1 (2.94%) Kanban
10 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) webMethods
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