The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 134 118 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.30% 6.25% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.34% 7.82% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 111 91 76
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1435 1509 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.16% 79.93% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 1141 1186
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
TDD
North West

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cheshire

TDD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 84 £35,000 - 5
Chester -12 10 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Knutsford +15 9 £40,000 +22.13% 1
Wilmslow - 5 £37,500 -
Macclesfield +9 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Crewe +7 2 £34,500 -13.75%
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 177 (64.36%) C#
2 168 (61.09%) .NET
3 135 (49.09%) SQL Server
3 135 (49.09%) MVC
4 130 (47.27%) Scrum
5 116 (42.18%) ASP.NET
6 107 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (37.45%) OO
8 100 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 95 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
10 92 (33.45%) WPF
11 88 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 86 (31.27%) WinForms
13 80 (29.09%) SQL
14 75 (27.27%) Software Engineering
15 73 (26.55%) OOP
16 72 (26.18%) NUnit
17 71 (25.82%) Dependency Injection
18 70 (25.45%) WCF
18 70 (25.45%) Kanban
18 70 (25.45%) Rhino Mocks
18 70 (25.45%) Castle Windsor
19 66 (24.00%) Ninject
19 66 (24.00%) Moq
19 66 (24.00%) MSTest
19 66 (24.00%) Unity DI Container
19 66 (24.00%) Inversion of Control
19 66 (24.00%) Spring.NET
20 64 (23.27%) .NET Framework
21 63 (22.91%) MCTS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (5.82%) Node.js
2 12 (4.36%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.45%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.73%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.73%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.00%) Internet
2 6 (2.18%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) DNS
3 2 (0.73%) SSH
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 55 (20.00%) MySQL
3 37 (13.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (7.27%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.45%) OLAP
11 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.09%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.09%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.73%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.36%) MS Access
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (26.18%) NUnit
2 70 (25.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 66 (24.00%) Moq
3 66 (24.00%) MSTest
4 51 (18.55%) Git (software)
5 34 (12.36%) Subversion
6 32 (11.64%) PHPUnit
7 25 (9.09%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.36%) Maven
9 9 (3.27%) JUnit
9 9 (3.27%) Selenium
10 7 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.55%) Ant
10 7 (2.55%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.45%) RSpec
12 3 (1.09%) JIRA
12 3 (1.09%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.09%) Hudson
12 3 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 10 (3.64%) Finance
2 7 (2.55%) Games
3 5 (1.82%) Automotive
4 3 (1.09%) Electronics
4 3 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 218 (79.27%) Developer
2 113 (41.09%) .NET Developer
3 30 (10.91%) Java Developer
4 28 (10.18%) PHP Developer
5 26 (9.45%) Team Leader
5 26 (9.45%) Software Developer
6 23 (8.36%) Senior Developer
7 21 (7.64%) Software Team Leader
8 18 (6.55%) Software Engineer
9 17 (6.18%) Junior
9 17 (6.18%) Junior Developer
10 16 (5.82%) Graduate Developer
10 16 (5.82%) Graduate
11 15 (5.45%) Junior .NET Developer
11 15 (5.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 14 (5.09%) .NET Team Leader
13 11 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.00%) Lead Developer
13 11 (4.00%) Web Developer
14 8 (2.91%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (61.09%) .NET
2 116 (42.18%) ASP.NET
3 100 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 92 (33.45%) WPF
5 88 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 86 (31.27%) WinForms
7 70 (25.45%) Castle Windsor
7 70 (25.45%) WCF
8 66 (24.00%) Spring.NET
8 66 (24.00%) Ninject
8 66 (24.00%) Unity DI Container
9 64 (23.27%) .NET Framework
10 60 (21.82%) jQuery
11 48 (17.45%) Razor View Engine
12 34 (12.36%) Spring
12 34 (12.36%) HTML
13 33 (12.00%) Zend Framework
14 31 (11.27%) Hibernate
15 29 (10.55%) CSS
16 26 (9.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.00%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (10.18%) SystemC
3 24 (8.73%) NHS
4 19 (6.91%) Computer Science
5 17 (6.18%) N-Tier
6 15 (5.45%) Open Source
7 9 (3.27%) Blog
8 4 (1.45%) Social Network
8 4 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.73%) Online Games
10 2 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.36%) GPGPU
11 1 (0.36%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.36%) Wiki
11 1 (0.36%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.73%) Windows
2 11 (4.00%) Linux
3 7 (2.55%) UNIX
4 3 (1.09%) Android
4 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (49.09%) MVC
2 130 (47.27%) Scrum
3 107 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (37.45%) OO
5 95 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 73 (26.55%) OOP
8 71 (25.82%) Dependency Injection
9 70 (25.45%) Kanban
10 61 (22.18%) Web Application Development
11 57 (20.73%) OOD
11 57 (20.73%) Unit Testing
12 55 (20.00%) MVVM
13 43 (15.64%) BDD
14 34 (12.36%) Pair Programming
15 32 (11.64%) UML
16 31 (11.27%) B2B
17 28 (10.18%) OO PHP
18 25 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
19 15 (5.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 177 (64.36%) C#
2 80 (29.09%) SQL
3 62 (22.55%) Java
4 58 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 39 (14.18%) PHP
6 34 (12.36%) C
7 22 (8.00%) Ruby
8 19 (6.91%) Bash Shell
8 19 (6.91%) Shell Script
8 19 (6.91%) T-SQL
9 18 (6.55%) VB.NET
10 15 (5.45%) VB
11 13 (4.73%) C++
11 13 (4.73%) PHP5
12 5 (1.82%) Perl
13 3 (1.09%) Python
14 2 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 63 (22.91%) MCP
1 63 (22.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 63 (22.91%) MCTS
2 50 (18.18%) MCAD
2 50 (18.18%) MCSD
3 13 (4.73%) MCPD
3 13 (4.73%) Degree
4 9 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.09%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 57 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.00%) Zend
3 13 (4.73%) Google
4 12 (4.36%) JBoss
4 12 (4.36%) McKesson
5 4 (1.45%) Apple
5 4 (1.45%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.09%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.73%) Telerik
7 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle
7 2 (0.73%) Adobe
8 1 (0.36%) ATG
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.36%) hybris
8 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits, flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago