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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 18 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 109 92 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.49% 6.82% 8.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 8.21% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 91 85 128
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
888 1121 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.47% 83.16% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 680 990 1312
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +3 37 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Wilmslow - 20 £42,500 - 2
Chester +1 17 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Runcorn - 6 £27,500 - 2
Knutsford +12 4 - - 1
Ellesmere Port - 4 £45,000 - 1
Nantwich - 3 £55,000 -
Crewe -6 1 £35,000 -42.85% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 200 (85.47%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (66.24%) C#
3 154 (65.81%) MVC
4 152 (64.96%) .NET
5 132 (56.41%) ASP.NET
6 108 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 107 (45.73%) Scrum
8 97 (41.45%) SQL Server
9 93 (39.74%) WCF
10 88 (37.61%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (32.48%) Dependency Injection
12 72 (30.77%) AngularJS
13 66 (28.21%) Web Application Development
14 65 (27.78%) .NET Framework
15 62 (26.50%) CSS
16 61 (26.07%) Castle Windsor
17 60 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 59 (25.21%) HTML
18 59 (25.21%) Kanban
19 57 (24.36%) NUnit
19 57 (24.36%) Finance
20 56 (23.93%) Moq
21 55 (23.50%) JavaScript
22 54 (23.08%) Microsoft
23 52 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
24 51 (21.79%) Java
25 50 (21.37%) Spring.NET
25 50 (21.37%) Entity Framework
25 50 (21.37%) Unity DI Container
26 49 (20.94%) BDD

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 12 (5.13%) NServiceBus
2 9 (3.85%) CMS
3 8 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.71%) JBoss
6 3 (1.28%) IIS
6 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.85%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.43%) CICS
8 1 (0.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (8.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Exstream
2 1 (0.43%) BASE24
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.85%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.55%) Internet
2 5 (2.14%) HTTP
3 2 (0.85%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.85%) Intranet
3 2 (0.85%) RFID
3 2 (0.85%) SSL
4 1 (0.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (41.45%) SQL Server
2 34 (14.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (13.25%) MongoDB
4 19 (8.12%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.99%) MySQL
7 4 (1.71%) Big Data
7 4 (1.71%) DB2
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (24.36%) NUnit
2 56 (23.93%) Moq
3 52 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
4 49 (20.94%) MSTest
5 42 (17.95%) Git (software)
6 34 (14.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (8.12%) Jenkins
8 15 (6.41%) Selenium
8 15 (6.41%) Subversion
9 14 (5.98%) Visual Studio
10 13 (5.56%) SpecFlow
11 12 (5.13%) FxCop
11 12 (5.13%) StyleCop
12 11 (4.70%) Bitbucket
13 9 (3.85%) JIRA
14 7 (2.99%) Gradle
14 7 (2.99%) Grunt
14 7 (2.99%) gulp
15 6 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (24.36%) Finance
2 17 (7.26%) Banking
3 14 (5.98%) Corporate Banking
4 8 (3.42%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.14%) Marketing
6 4 (1.71%) Games
6 4 (1.71%) Retail
7 2 (0.85%) Advertising
7 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (77.78%) Developer
2 111 (47.44%) .NET Developer
3 48 (20.51%) C# Developer
4 41 (17.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 38 (16.24%) Senior Developer
6 36 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (11.97%) Java Developer
8 26 (11.11%) Software Engineer
9 22 (9.40%) Junior
9 22 (9.40%) Software Developer
10 21 (8.97%) Analyst
11 18 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (7.69%) Graduate
11 18 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
12 17 (7.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 17 (7.26%) Internet Developer
12 17 (7.26%) Junior .NET Developer
12 17 (7.26%) Junior Developer
13 16 (6.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (6.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (64.96%) .NET
2 132 (56.41%) ASP.NET
3 108 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 93 (39.74%) WCF
5 72 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 65 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 62 (26.50%) CSS
8 61 (26.07%) Castle Windsor
9 60 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 59 (25.21%) HTML
11 50 (21.37%) Entity Framework
11 50 (21.37%) Spring.NET
11 50 (21.37%) Unity DI Container
12 49 (20.94%) Ninject
13 48 (20.51%) jQuery
13 48 (20.51%) WPF
14 39 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 37 (15.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (15.38%) HTML5
17 35 (14.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.94%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 18 (7.69%) iPad
4 18 (7.69%) User Experience
5 16 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (5.56%) PMI
7 11 (4.70%) Tandem
8 7 (2.99%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.71%) Fintech
9 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.28%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.28%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.28%) RIA
10 3 (1.28%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.94%) Windows
2 6 (2.56%) Android
3 5 (2.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.14%) Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Unix
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (85.47%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (65.81%) MVC
3 107 (45.73%) Scrum
4 88 (37.61%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (32.48%) Dependency Injection
6 66 (28.21%) Web Application Development
7 59 (25.21%) Kanban
8 49 (20.94%) BDD
9 43 (18.38%) OO
10 37 (15.81%) Software Engineering
11 35 (14.96%) MVVM
12 32 (13.68%) Unit Testing
13 22 (9.40%) OOP
13 22 (9.40%) Web Development
14 20 (8.55%) SDLC
15 17 (7.26%) SOLID
16 12 (5.13%) Integration Testing
16 12 (5.13%) OOD
16 12 (5.13%) Risk Management
16 12 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 155 (66.24%) C#
2 55 (23.50%) JavaScript
3 51 (21.79%) Java
4 48 (20.51%) SQL
5 23 (9.83%) VB.NET
6 19 (8.12%) VB
7 13 (5.56%) PHP
8 10 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.27%) Ruby
9 8 (3.42%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.14%) C++
10 5 (2.14%) F#
11 3 (1.28%) C
11 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.85%) Python
13 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.43%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.43%) COBOL
13 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (8.55%) Degree
2 13 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.14%) IIBA
3 5 (2.14%) ISEB
4 4 (1.71%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 5 (2.14%) Kibana
1 5 (2.14%) WSUS
2 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.13%) Oracle
3 7 (2.99%) HP
4 5 (2.14%) Cognizant
4 5 (2.14%) RedGate
5 4 (1.71%) IBM
5 4 (1.71%) Sun
6 2 (0.85%) Google
6 2 (0.85%) hybris
6 2 (0.85%) Sybase
6 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe
7 1 (0.43%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.43%) Facebook
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-50,000 + 6% Pension, 25 Holidays + Bank Holidays.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000- 50,000, Pension Scheme, Plural Site Login
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago