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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 102 144 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.23% 8.41% 10.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.82% 9.39% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 130 188
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
943 1533 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.34% 89.54% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1254 1314
Median salary £39,500 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +10 48 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Wilmslow +8 19 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Crewe +13 8 £25,000 -
Knutsford +24 7 £72,500 +65.71%
Macclesfield -3 5 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Chester -8 5 £45,000 - 3
Runcorn - 3 - - 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 155 (81.15%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (72.25%) .NET
3 135 (70.68%) C#
4 122 (63.87%) MVC
5 109 (57.07%) ASP.NET
6 103 (53.93%) Scrum
7 100 (52.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 96 (50.26%) SQL Server
9 89 (46.60%) Continuous Integration
10 87 (45.55%) WCF
11 80 (41.88%) Dependency Injection
12 76 (39.79%) Castle Windsor
13 72 (37.70%) Web Application Development
13 72 (37.70%) NUnit
14 71 (37.17%) Moq
14 71 (37.17%) Spring.NET
15 70 (36.65%) Kanban
15 70 (36.65%) Rhino Mocks
15 70 (36.65%) MSTest
15 70 (36.65%) Inversion of Control
15 70 (36.65%) Unity DI Container
15 70 (36.65%) Ninject
16 64 (33.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 60 (31.41%) .NET Framework
18 58 (30.37%) Windows
19 57 (29.84%) Finance
20 54 (28.27%) WPF
21 48 (25.13%) CSS
22 45 (23.56%) BDD
23 44 (23.04%) JavaScript

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 11 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.19%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.19%) CMS
3 6 (3.14%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.05%) Apache
5 2 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.52%) Mule
6 1 (0.52%) nginx
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Exstream
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.28%) SaaS
3 8 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) Google Play
4 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.71%) Internet
2 3 (1.57%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.57%) RFID
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.52%) Skype
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (50.26%) SQL Server
2 38 (19.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (9.42%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.28%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.57%) Big Data
9 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.57%) MySQL
9 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.52%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (37.70%) NUnit
2 71 (37.17%) Moq
3 70 (36.65%) MSTest
3 70 (36.65%) Rhino Mocks
4 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
5 31 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (7.85%) Subversion
7 14 (7.33%) Jenkins
8 12 (6.28%) Bitbucket
9 11 (5.76%) SpecFlow
10 9 (4.71%) Grunt
10 9 (4.71%) Visual Studio
11 8 (4.19%) Eclipse
11 8 (4.19%) gulp
11 8 (4.19%) Selenium
12 7 (3.66%) JIRA
12 7 (3.66%) Maven
12 7 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (3.14%) FxCop
13 6 (3.14%) JUnit
General
1 57 (29.84%) Finance
2 15 (7.85%) Banking
3 6 (3.14%) Publishing
4 5 (2.62%) Games
5 4 (2.09%) Marketing
6 3 (1.57%) Advertising
6 3 (1.57%) Back Office
6 3 (1.57%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 165 (86.39%) Developer
2 113 (59.16%) .NET Developer
3 36 (18.85%) C# Developer
3 36 (18.85%) Senior Developer
4 35 (18.32%) .NET Software Developer
5 34 (17.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (15.71%) Internet Developer
6 30 (15.71%) Junior
7 25 (13.09%) Graduate
7 25 (13.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 25 (13.09%) Graduate Developer
7 25 (13.09%) Junior .NET Developer
7 25 (13.09%) Junior Developer
8 18 (9.42%) C# WPF Developer
8 18 (9.42%) Software Engineer
8 18 (9.42%) WPF Developer
9 15 (7.85%) Java Developer
10 12 (6.28%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (6.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (72.25%) .NET
2 109 (57.07%) ASP.NET
3 100 (52.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (45.55%) WCF
5 76 (39.79%) Castle Windsor
6 71 (37.17%) Spring.NET
7 70 (36.65%) Ninject
7 70 (36.65%) Unity DI Container
8 64 (33.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 60 (31.41%) .NET Framework
10 54 (28.27%) WPF
11 48 (25.13%) CSS
12 44 (23.04%) WinForms
13 38 (19.90%) HTML
14 36 (18.85%) JSON
15 33 (17.28%) Entity Framework
16 31 (16.23%) jQuery
17 30 (15.71%) AngularJS
17 30 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 28 (14.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (36.65%) Inversion of Control
2 33 (17.28%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (15.71%) Computer Science
4 18 (9.42%) Social Network
5 14 (7.33%) Mobile App
6 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (5.24%) iPad
8 6 (3.14%) User Experience
9 5 (2.62%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.62%) PMI
9 5 (2.62%) Replication
9 5 (2.62%) Social Media
10 3 (1.57%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.57%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.05%) NHS
11 2 (1.05%) Telematics
12 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.37%) Windows
2 7 (3.66%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.14%) Android
4 4 (2.09%) Linux
5 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.05%) Unix
6 1 (0.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (81.15%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (63.87%) MVC
3 103 (53.93%) Scrum
4 89 (46.60%) Continuous Integration
5 80 (41.88%) Dependency Injection
6 72 (37.70%) Web Application Development
7 70 (36.65%) Kanban
8 45 (23.56%) BDD
9 44 (23.04%) MVVM
10 26 (13.61%) OO
11 24 (12.57%) Web Development
12 23 (12.04%) Software Engineering
13 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing
14 16 (8.38%) OOP
15 10 (5.24%) Machine Learning
16 8 (4.19%) Mobile Application Development
16 8 (4.19%) UML
17 7 (3.66%) iOS Development
18 6 (3.14%) Android Development
18 6 (3.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (70.68%) C#
2 44 (23.04%) JavaScript
3 38 (19.90%) Java
4 28 (14.66%) SQL
4 28 (14.66%) VB.NET
5 26 (13.61%) VB
6 13 (6.81%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.24%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.71%) PHP
8 9 (4.71%) TypeScript
9 8 (4.19%) C++
10 7 (3.66%) C
11 6 (3.14%) Ruby
12 5 (2.62%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.09%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.05%) Python
15 1 (0.52%) ANSI C
15 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (5.24%) Degree
2 5 (2.62%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.57%) IIBA
3 3 (1.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.81%) Docker
2 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 27 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.47%) Facebook
3 18 (9.42%) Twitter
4 8 (4.19%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.09%) HP
6 2 (1.05%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle
6 2 (1.05%) Sybase
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Progress
7 1 (0.52%) RedGate
7 1 (0.52%) webMethods
7 1 (0.52%) WSO2
7 1 (0.52%) Zend
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £490000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Competitive Package!
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago