The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 83 107 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.71% 6.24% 8.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.49% 6.90% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 77 99 143
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
TDD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
791 1551 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.00% 90.38% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 688 1226 1130
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £57,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Cheshire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cheshire

TDD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +16 59 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Knutsford +20 10 £70,000 +64.70%
Chester -6 5 £45,000 - 5
Crewe +24 3 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Wilmslow +3 2 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Runcorn - 2 £42,500 - 3
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 140 (85.89%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (73.62%) .NET
3 116 (71.17%) C#
4 102 (62.58%) SQL Server
5 88 (53.99%) MVC
6 83 (50.92%) ASP.NET
7 81 (49.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (47.24%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (45.40%) Scrum
10 69 (42.33%) Dependency Injection
11 68 (41.72%) Web Application Development
11 68 (41.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 65 (39.88%) Castle Windsor
12 65 (39.88%) NUnit
13 64 (39.26%) Ninject
13 64 (39.26%) Inversion of Control
13 64 (39.26%) MSTest
13 64 (39.26%) Rhino Mocks
13 64 (39.26%) Moq
13 64 (39.26%) Kanban
13 64 (39.26%) Spring.NET
13 64 (39.26%) Unity DI Container
14 63 (38.65%) WCF
15 56 (34.36%) BDD
16 54 (33.13%) SQL Server 2014
17 51 (31.29%) Finance
18 47 (28.83%) Windows
19 45 (27.61%) WPF
20 40 (24.54%) MVVM
20 40 (24.54%) WinForms

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.84%) Apache
3 3 (1.84%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.61%) Mule
5 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.84%) SaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Google Play
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.11%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Skype
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (62.58%) SQL Server
2 54 (33.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (7.98%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (6.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.84%) Big Data
7 3 (1.84%) MySQL
8 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.61%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (39.88%) NUnit
2 64 (39.26%) Moq
2 64 (39.26%) MSTest
2 64 (39.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 29 (17.79%) Git (software)
4 26 (15.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.13%) Selenium
6 9 (5.52%) Maven
7 8 (4.91%) SpecFlow
8 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.29%) JUnit
9 6 (3.68%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.07%) Android Studio
10 5 (3.07%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (3.07%) Subversion
10 5 (3.07%) WebDriver
10 5 (3.07%) Xcode
11 4 (2.45%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.84%) HP UFT
General
1 51 (31.29%) Finance
2 17 (10.43%) Banking
3 7 (4.29%) Marketing
4 6 (3.68%) Games
4 6 (3.68%) Publishing
5 3 (1.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (88.34%) Developer
2 101 (61.96%) .NET Developer
3 34 (20.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 28 (17.18%) C# Developer
5 26 (15.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (14.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 23 (14.11%) Internet Developer
6 23 (14.11%) WPF Developer
7 20 (12.27%) Senior Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Graduate
8 17 (10.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Graduate Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Junior
8 17 (10.43%) Junior .NET Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Junior Developer
9 11 (6.75%) Database Developer
9 11 (6.75%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.68%) ETL Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (73.62%) .NET
2 83 (50.92%) ASP.NET
3 81 (49.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 68 (41.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 65 (39.88%) Castle Windsor
6 64 (39.26%) Ninject
6 64 (39.26%) Spring.NET
6 64 (39.26%) Unity DI Container
7 63 (38.65%) WCF
8 45 (27.61%) WPF
9 40 (24.54%) WinForms
10 39 (23.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (22.09%) .NET Framework
12 35 (21.47%) RESTful
13 24 (14.72%) JSON
14 21 (12.88%) CSS
15 19 (11.66%) AngularJS
16 18 (11.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (9.82%) Entity Framework
17 16 (9.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 64 (39.26%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (17.18%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (14.11%) Social Network
4 20 (12.27%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.68%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.07%) Replication
8 4 (2.45%) NHS
8 4 (2.45%) Social Media
9 3 (1.84%) Tandem
10 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.23%) iPad
10 2 (1.23%) Telematics
11 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (28.83%) Windows
2 9 (5.52%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.91%) Android
4 4 (2.45%) Linux
4 4 (2.45%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) CentOS
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (85.89%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (53.99%) MVC
3 77 (47.24%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (45.40%) Scrum
5 69 (42.33%) Dependency Injection
6 68 (41.72%) Web Application Development
7 64 (39.26%) Kanban
8 56 (34.36%) BDD
9 40 (24.54%) MVVM
10 13 (7.98%) OO
11 11 (6.75%) ETL
11 11 (6.75%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.13%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.52%) iOS Development
13 9 (5.52%) Test Automation
14 8 (4.91%) Android Development
15 7 (4.29%) Open Source
15 7 (4.29%) Waterfall
16 6 (3.68%) Database Tuning
16 6 (3.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (71.17%) C#
2 24 (14.72%) JavaScript
3 22 (13.50%) Java
4 18 (11.04%) SQL
4 18 (11.04%) VB.NET
5 17 (10.43%) VB
6 13 (7.98%) T-SQL
7 12 (7.36%) Ruby
8 9 (5.52%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.29%) C
10 6 (3.68%) PHP
11 5 (3.07%) C++
11 5 (3.07%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.45%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.61%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) Python
13 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (15.34%) Facebook
2 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.72%) Twitter
3 6 (3.68%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.23%) Apple
4 2 (1.23%) Google
4 2 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (0.61%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.61%) HP
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle
5 1 (0.61%) Progress
5 1 (0.61%) RedGate
5 1 (0.61%) webMethods
5 1 (0.61%) WSO2
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + 6% Pension, 25 Holidays + Bank Holidays.
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £510000 per annum + 9% Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Alderley Edge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Runcorn
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Interlink Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum An exceptional benefits program.
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 days ago