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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 17 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing TDD 134 198 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.91% 10.92% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 13.05% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119 188 68
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1475 1517 1350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.12% 83.63% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1201 1095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -10 48 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Chester +15 31 £45,000 +38.46% 8
Ellesmere Port +1 16 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow -7 6 £36,888 -7.77% 2
Knutsford -16 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Northwich -4 2 - -
Crewe -15 2 - -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 234 (89.31%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (70.99%) .NET
3 175 (66.79%) C#
4 172 (65.65%) ASP.NET
5 163 (62.21%) MVC
6 153 (58.40%) Scrum
7 143 (54.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 142 (54.20%) SQL Server
9 132 (50.38%) Continuous Integration
10 112 (42.75%) Web Application Development
11 89 (33.97%) Dependency Injection
12 86 (32.82%) JavaScript
13 85 (32.44%) WCF
14 78 (29.77%) RESTful
14 78 (29.77%) BDD
15 74 (28.24%) SQL
16 72 (27.48%) HTML
17 66 (25.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (24.43%) .NET Framework
19 60 (22.90%) CSS
20 59 (22.52%) Web Services
20 59 (22.52%) Kanban
21 58 (22.14%) Java
21 58 (22.14%) NUnit
22 56 (21.37%) jQuery
22 56 (21.37%) Castle Windsor
22 56 (21.37%) SDLC
23 55 (20.99%) Moq
24 54 (20.61%) Rhino Mocks
25 53 (20.23%) MSTest

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 27 (10.31%) Node.js
2 18 (6.87%) CMS
3 6 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.91%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.53%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.15%) Apache
7 2 (0.76%) IIS
7 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Magento
2 2 (0.76%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.15%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (16.41%) Internet
2 20 (7.63%) HTTP
3 12 (4.58%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.15%) ATM
5 2 (0.76%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) NAS
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (54.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.16%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.44%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.91%) JasperReports
6 5 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.53%) Big Data
7 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.15%) MySQL
8 3 (1.15%) Redis
9 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 58 (22.14%) NUnit
2 55 (20.99%) Moq
3 54 (20.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 53 (20.23%) MSTest
5 29 (11.07%) Git (software)
6 21 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (7.63%) Visual Studio
8 13 (4.96%) JUnit
9 12 (4.58%) Selenium
9 12 (4.58%) Jasmine
10 11 (4.20%) Eclipse
11 10 (3.82%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.44%) Subversion
13 8 (3.05%) Maven
13 8 (3.05%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.91%) TestNG
14 5 (1.91%) MyEclipse
15 4 (1.53%) SpecFlow
15 4 (1.53%) NetBeans
16 3 (1.15%) IntelliJ
General
1 53 (20.23%) Finance
2 36 (13.74%) Marketing
3 26 (9.92%) Advertising
4 19 (7.25%) Banking
5 15 (5.73%) Retail
6 7 (2.67%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (2.67%) Games
7 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 240 (91.60%) Developer
2 158 (60.31%) .NET Developer
3 36 (13.74%) Java Developer
4 31 (11.83%) ASP.NET Developer
5 27 (10.31%) Junior Developer
5 27 (10.31%) Graduate
5 27 (10.31%) Junior
5 27 (10.31%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (9.54%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (9.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 21 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (8.02%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.34%) Lead Developer
10 13 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.05%) Lead .NET Developer
11 8 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (2.67%) Web Developer
13 6 (2.29%) Analyst
13 6 (2.29%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (70.99%) .NET
2 172 (65.65%) ASP.NET
3 143 (54.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 85 (32.44%) WCF
5 78 (29.77%) RESTful
6 72 (27.48%) HTML
7 66 (25.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 64 (24.43%) .NET Framework
9 60 (22.90%) CSS
10 59 (22.52%) Web Services
11 56 (21.37%) jQuery
11 56 (21.37%) Castle Windsor
12 53 (20.23%) Spring.NET
13 51 (19.47%) Ninject
13 51 (19.47%) Unity DI Container
13 51 (19.47%) AngularJS
14 45 (17.18%) KnockoutJS
15 38 (14.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (12.98%) HTML5
17 30 (11.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.47%) Inversion of Control
2 37 (14.12%) Computer Science
3 31 (11.83%) Mobile App
4 22 (8.40%) User Experience
5 13 (4.96%) Tandem
6 12 (4.58%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.05%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.91%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.53%) Replication
10 4 (1.53%) iPhone
10 4 (1.53%) Telematics
10 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.53%) iPad
11 2 (0.76%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.76%) PMI
12 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.08%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.91%) Linux
5 4 (1.53%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.53%) UNIX
6 3 (1.15%) Android
7 2 (0.76%) AIX
7 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (89.31%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (62.21%) MVC
3 153 (58.40%) Scrum
4 132 (50.38%) Continuous Integration
5 112 (42.75%) Web Application Development
6 89 (33.97%) Dependency Injection
7 78 (29.77%) BDD
8 59 (22.52%) Kanban
9 56 (21.37%) SDLC
10 44 (16.79%) OO
11 28 (10.69%) MVVM
12 24 (9.16%) Unit Testing
13 23 (8.78%) Responsive Web Design
14 21 (8.02%) Web Development
14 21 (8.02%) Web Design
15 20 (7.63%) OOP
16 19 (7.25%) Pair Programming
17 15 (5.73%) Software Engineering
17 15 (5.73%) Mentoring
18 14 (5.34%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 175 (66.79%) C#
2 86 (32.82%) JavaScript
3 74 (28.24%) SQL
4 58 (22.14%) Java
5 29 (11.07%) VB.NET
6 28 (10.69%) T-SQL
7 26 (9.92%) VB
8 18 (6.87%) Ruby
9 13 (4.96%) C
10 10 (3.82%) PHP
11 7 (2.67%) C++
11 7 (2.67%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.53%) Groovy
12 4 (1.53%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) VB6
14 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (6.87%) Degree
2 2 (0.76%) ISEB
2 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (9.92%) Facebook
2 22 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.34%) Oracle
4 4 (1.53%) Apple
5 2 (0.76%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.76%) ATG
5 2 (0.76%) Zend
5 2 (0.76%) hybris
6 1 (0.38%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.38%) IBM
6 1 (0.38%) Dell
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