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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 90 103 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.52% 6.28% 7.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.43% 6.99% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 85 95 124
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £55,000
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
863 1474 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.72% 89.93% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1133 1126
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +14 58 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Chester -5 11 £45,000 - 2
Knutsford +9 6 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Runcorn - 5 £42,500 - 1
Crewe +17 3 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Wilmslow -1 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Macclesfield - 1 £42,500 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 141 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (74.07%) .NET
3 115 (70.99%) C#
4 104 (64.20%) SQL Server
5 89 (54.94%) MVC
6 85 (52.47%) ASP.NET
7 82 (50.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (47.53%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 71 (43.83%) Web Application Development
11 70 (43.21%) Scrum
12 66 (40.74%) Dependency Injection
13 63 (38.89%) Kanban
13 63 (38.89%) NUnit
14 62 (38.27%) Spring.NET
14 62 (38.27%) Inversion of Control
14 62 (38.27%) MSTest
14 62 (38.27%) Rhino Mocks
14 62 (38.27%) Moq
14 62 (38.27%) Castle Windsor
14 62 (38.27%) Ninject
14 62 (38.27%) Unity DI Container
15 59 (36.42%) WCF
16 53 (32.72%) BDD
16 53 (32.72%) SQL Server 2014
17 47 (29.01%) Windows
18 44 (27.16%) Finance
19 42 (25.93%) WPF
19 42 (25.93%) RESTful
20 40 (24.69%) ASP.NET Web API

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 16 (9.88%) Node.js
2 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.85%) Apache
3 3 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.62%) Mule
5 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.85%) SaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Google Play
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Skype
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (64.20%) SQL Server
2 53 (32.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.23%) Big Data
8 2 (1.23%) MySQL
8 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.62%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.62%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 63 (38.89%) NUnit
2 62 (38.27%) Moq
2 62 (38.27%) MSTest
2 62 (38.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 27 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 23 (14.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.17%) Maven
5 10 (6.17%) Selenium
6 8 (4.94%) JUnit
7 7 (4.32%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.70%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.09%) Subversion
9 5 (3.09%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.47%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.85%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.85%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.85%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Marketing
4 6 (3.70%) Games
5 4 (2.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.85%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (85.80%) Developer
2 100 (61.73%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 27 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 25 (15.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (14.20%) Internet Developer
7 21 (12.96%) C# WPF Developer
7 21 (12.96%) WPF Developer
8 17 (10.49%) Graduate
8 17 (10.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 17 (10.49%) Graduate Developer
8 17 (10.49%) Junior
8 17 (10.49%) Junior .NET Developer
8 17 (10.49%) Junior Developer
9 15 (9.26%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.79%) Database Developer
10 11 (6.79%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.32%) ETL Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (4.32%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (74.07%) .NET
2 85 (52.47%) ASP.NET
3 82 (50.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 62 (38.27%) Castle Windsor
5 62 (38.27%) Ninject
5 62 (38.27%) Spring.NET
5 62 (38.27%) Unity DI Container
6 59 (36.42%) WCF
7 42 (25.93%) RESTful
7 42 (25.93%) WPF
8 40 (24.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (24.07%) WinForms
10 33 (20.37%) .NET Framework
11 23 (14.20%) AngularJS
12 21 (12.96%) JSON
13 20 (12.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (11.73%) CSS
14 19 (11.73%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (9.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (38.27%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (16.05%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 21 (12.96%) Social Network
4 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.70%) Replication
6 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.47%) NHS
7 3 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.85%) Tandem
8 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.23%) iPad
8 2 (1.23%) Social Media
8 2 (1.23%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.01%) Windows
2 6 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.09%) Android
3 5 (3.09%) Linux
3 5 (3.09%) Unix
4 4 (2.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.62%) CentOS
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (54.94%) MVC
3 77 (47.53%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (43.83%) Web Application Development
5 70 (43.21%) Scrum
6 66 (40.74%) Dependency Injection
7 63 (38.89%) Kanban
8 53 (32.72%) BDD
9 38 (23.46%) MVVM
10 14 (8.64%) OO
11 12 (7.41%) ETL
12 11 (6.79%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.56%) Open Source
13 9 (5.56%) Test Automation
14 8 (4.94%) Waterfall
14 8 (4.94%) Web Development
15 6 (3.70%) Database Tuning
15 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (3.70%) iOS Development
15 6 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (70.99%) C#
2 24 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 22 (13.58%) SQL
4 21 (12.96%) Java
5 18 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 17 (10.49%) VB
7 16 (9.88%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.79%) Ruby
9 5 (3.09%) C
9 5 (3.09%) PHP
9 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.85%) C++
10 3 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.23%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.23%) ES6
12 1 (0.62%) ANSI C
12 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.62%) Delphi
12 1 (0.62%) Python
12 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (6.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (14.20%) Facebook
2 22 (13.58%) Twitter
3 20 (12.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.47%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.23%) Apple
5 2 (1.23%) Google
5 2 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.62%) HP
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle
6 1 (0.62%) Progress
6 1 (0.62%) RedGate
6 1 (0.62%) webMethods
6 1 (0.62%) WSO2
Runcorn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago