The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 46 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 29.30% 8.98% 13.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.02% 13.76% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 46 15 21
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 109 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 77.07% 65.27% 73.25%
Number of salaries quoted 102 102 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,300 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Bolton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 92 (93.88%) C#
1 92 (93.88%) .NET
2 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET
3 88 (89.80%) MVC
4 67 (68.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (61.22%) SQL Server
6 52 (53.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 42 (42.86%) HTML
7 42 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 41 (41.84%) SQL
9 38 (38.78%) WCF
10 37 (37.76%) BDD
11 32 (32.65%) Web Development
12 31 (31.63%) HTML5
13 30 (30.61%) Razor View Engine
14 28 (28.57%) Web Application Development
14 28 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
15 27 (27.55%) jQuery
15 27 (27.55%) CSS
16 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (24.49%) CQRS
17 24 (24.49%) MCTS
17 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (24.49%) MCP
17 24 (24.49%) MCAD
17 24 (24.49%) MCSD
18 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (20.41%) Scrum
19 18 (18.37%) NHibernate
20 17 (17.35%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.08%) Node.js
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) Intranet
2 5 (5.10%) HTTP
3 3 (3.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) NUnit
2 8 (8.16%) SpecFlow
2 8 (8.16%) Moq
2 8 (8.16%) Mercurial
2 8 (8.16%) TeamCity
2 8 (8.16%) ReSharper
2 8 (8.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.14%) Advertising
1 7 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (100.00%) Developer
2 58 (59.18%) .NET Developer
3 38 (38.78%) C# Developer
4 25 (25.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (25.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (16.33%) Web Developer
7 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (3.06%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Senior Java Web Developer
10 3 (3.06%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.02%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (93.88%) .NET
2 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET
3 67 (68.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (53.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 42 (42.86%) HTML
6 38 (38.78%) WCF
7 31 (31.63%) HTML5
8 30 (30.61%) Razor View Engine
9 27 (27.55%) jQuery
9 27 (27.55%) CSS
10 18 (18.37%) NHibernate
11 17 (17.35%) .NET Framework
12 16 (16.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (14.29%) CSS3
13 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (13.27%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (10.20%) COM+
16 9 (9.18%) WinForms
16 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
17 8 (8.16%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.12%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.06%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.02%) Tandem
4 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.02%) Social Media
4 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Windows CE
2 3 (3.06%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.02%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (89.80%) MVC
2 37 (37.76%) BDD
3 32 (32.65%) Web Development
4 28 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 28 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
5 24 (24.49%) CQRS
6 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (20.41%) Scrum
7 15 (15.31%) OO
8 10 (10.20%) OOP
9 8 (8.16%) Pair Programming
9 8 (8.16%) OOD
10 6 (6.12%) Refactoring
10 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (4.08%) Logistics
13 3 (3.06%) Kanban
14 2 (2.04%) Business Analysis
14 2 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (93.88%) C#
2 42 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 41 (41.84%) SQL
4 14 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.14%) Java
6 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) MCTS
1 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (24.49%) MCP
1 24 (24.49%) MCAD
1 24 (24.49%) MCSD
2 12 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.02%) Google
2 1 (1.02%) Twitter
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