The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 201 101 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.37% 6.35% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.59% 7.95% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 189 96 101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1596 1270 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.35% 79.82% 76.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1011 1433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 76 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Macclesfield - 20 £32,500 - 3
Knutsford +1 18 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Crewe - 18 £37,500 - 2
Ellesmere Port +1 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wilmslow 0 13 £40,000 +45.45%
Chester +6 12 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Northwich +1 2 £35,000 - 3
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 262 (76.16%) C#
2 260 (75.58%) .NET
3 221 (64.24%) MVC
4 216 (62.79%) SQL Server
5 203 (59.01%) ASP.NET
6 174 (50.58%) Continuous Integration
7 171 (49.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 169 (49.13%) Scrum
9 133 (38.66%) Web Application Development
10 128 (37.21%) WCF
11 119 (34.59%) Castle Windsor
12 109 (31.69%) Dependency Injection
12 109 (31.69%) NUnit
13 107 (31.10%) Rhino Mocks
14 101 (29.36%) BDD
15 98 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 96 (27.91%) JavaScript
17 91 (26.45%) Kanban
18 90 (26.16%) WPF
19 87 (25.29%) Ninject
20 85 (24.71%) MVVM
21 84 (24.42%) Inversion of Control
21 84 (24.42%) SQL
22 83 (24.13%) Spring.NET
23 82 (23.84%) MSTest
23 82 (23.84%) Moq
23 82 (23.84%) Unity DI Container
24 79 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
25 76 (22.09%) Windows
26 74 (21.51%) RESTful

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (9.30%) Node.js
2 9 (2.62%) uWSGI
2 9 (2.62%) Apache
2 9 (2.62%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.62%) nginx
3 8 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (2.33%) NServiceBus
4 3 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.87%) CMS
5 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.29%) Jetty
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.29%) Office 365
1 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 58 (16.86%) Internet
2 10 (2.91%) HTTP
3 6 (1.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 57 (16.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (8.43%) NoSQL
5 27 (7.85%) Relational Database
6 26 (7.56%) MySQL
7 18 (5.23%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.33%) Informix
10 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.58%) Redis
12 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.29%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 109 (31.69%) NUnit
2 107 (31.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 82 (23.84%) Moq
3 82 (23.84%) MSTest
4 59 (17.15%) Git (software)
5 31 (9.01%) Selenium
6 26 (7.56%) Subversion
6 26 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (6.40%) Cucumber
8 16 (4.65%) Visual Studio
9 13 (3.78%) Eclipse
10 11 (3.20%) JIRA
10 11 (3.20%) Bower
11 9 (2.62%) Jenkins
11 9 (2.62%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.62%) Mercurial
11 9 (2.62%) JUnit
12 8 (2.33%) Introscope
12 8 (2.33%) Mockito
13 4 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (17.44%) Finance
2 24 (6.98%) Advertising
3 20 (5.81%) Marketing
4 17 (4.94%) Retail
5 7 (2.03%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.03%) Automotive
6 3 (0.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 308 (89.53%) Developer
2 192 (55.81%) .NET Developer
3 38 (11.05%) Senior Developer
4 33 (9.59%) Software Developer
4 33 (9.59%) Junior
5 31 (9.01%) Graduate
5 31 (9.01%) Graduate Developer
6 29 (8.43%) Junior Developer
7 28 (8.14%) Java Developer
8 27 (7.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 26 (7.56%) Junior .NET Developer
10 19 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (4.94%) .NET Programmer
11 17 (4.94%) Programmer
11 17 (4.94%) Analyst
12 12 (3.49%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (3.20%) Web Developer
14 9 (2.62%) Analyst Programmer
14 9 (2.62%) .NET Analyst Programmer
15 8 (2.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (75.58%) .NET
2 203 (59.01%) ASP.NET
3 171 (49.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 128 (37.21%) WCF
5 119 (34.59%) Castle Windsor
6 98 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 90 (26.16%) WPF
8 87 (25.29%) Ninject
9 83 (24.13%) Spring.NET
10 82 (23.84%) Unity DI Container
11 74 (21.51%) RESTful
12 71 (20.64%) HTML
13 68 (19.77%) CSS
13 68 (19.77%) WinForms
13 68 (19.77%) Razor View Engine
14 67 (19.48%) .NET Framework
15 57 (16.57%) Web Services
16 55 (15.99%) NHibernate
17 51 (14.83%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (12.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.42%) Inversion of Control
2 42 (12.21%) Computer Science
3 31 (9.01%) Social Network
4 26 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (5.81%) N-Tier
6 19 (5.52%) Blog
7 16 (4.65%) Open Source
8 9 (2.62%) SystemC
8 9 (2.62%) NHS
9 5 (1.45%) Streaming Music
10 3 (0.87%) Tandem
10 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.58%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.29%) iPhone
12 1 (0.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.09%) Windows
2 13 (3.78%) Linux
3 12 (3.49%) UNIX
4 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (64.24%) MVC
2 174 (50.58%) Continuous Integration
3 169 (49.13%) Scrum
4 133 (38.66%) Web Application Development
5 109 (31.69%) Dependency Injection
6 101 (29.36%) BDD
7 91 (26.45%) Kanban
8 85 (24.71%) MVVM
9 79 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (15.12%) OO
11 35 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 26 (7.56%) SOA
13 21 (6.10%) Web Development
14 18 (5.23%) Unit Testing
14 18 (5.23%) OOP
14 18 (5.23%) Automated Testing
15 14 (4.07%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.49%) OOD
17 10 (2.91%) Pair Programming
18 9 (2.62%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 262 (76.16%) C#
2 96 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 84 (24.42%) SQL
4 53 (15.41%) Java
5 42 (12.21%) VB
6 40 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 39 (11.34%) T-SQL
8 30 (8.72%) Ruby
9 20 (5.81%) Python
10 17 (4.94%) C
11 16 (4.65%) PHP
12 9 (2.62%) C++
13 7 (2.03%) Ada
14 6 (1.74%) XPath
15 3 (0.87%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.29%) VB6
16 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (8.14%) MCP
1 28 (8.14%) MCAD
1 28 (8.14%) MCSD
1 28 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 28 (8.14%) MCTS
2 27 (7.85%) Degree
3 14 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.65%) QA
2 7 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.59%) Facebook
3 23 (6.69%) Google
4 18 (5.23%) Twitter
5 14 (4.07%) JBoss
6 12 (3.49%) Oracle
7 9 (2.62%) Rackspace
8 8 (2.33%) IBM
8 8 (2.33%) Compuware
8 8 (2.33%) HP
8 8 (2.33%) Perforce
9 3 (0.87%) Zend
9 3 (0.87%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.29%) VMware
10 1 (0.29%) SAP
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Northwich
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-40000 Per Annum 25000 - 40000
Posted: 15 days ago