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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 134 135 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.56% 8.42% 6.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.99% 10.40% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 121 114 136
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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
1490 1298 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.04% 80.97% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 984 1522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 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 29 January 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 +1 58 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Wilmslow +16 27 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Knutsford -3 15 £40,000 +11.11% 3
Macclesfield -6 15 £37,500 -12.28% 3
Ellesmere Port - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chester +4 5 £40,000 - 5
Daresbury - 2 - -
Crewe +4 1 - - 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 254 (83.55%) .NET
2 250 (82.24%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (80.92%) C#
4 205 (67.43%) MVC
5 194 (63.82%) ASP.NET
6 190 (62.50%) SQL Server
7 182 (59.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 153 (50.33%) Scrum
9 150 (49.34%) Continuous Integration
10 139 (45.72%) WCF
11 129 (42.43%) Web Application Development
12 102 (33.55%) Dependency Injection
12 102 (33.55%) BDD
13 96 (31.58%) Castle Windsor
14 91 (29.93%) NUnit
15 88 (28.95%) Windows
16 85 (27.96%) HTML
17 82 (26.97%) Kanban
18 81 (26.64%) CSS
19 77 (25.33%) RESTful
20 76 (25.00%) JavaScript
21 75 (24.67%) Rhino Mocks
22 74 (24.34%) Git (software)
23 71 (23.36%) Moq
24 70 (23.03%) MSTest
24 70 (23.03%) WPF
25 69 (22.70%) Inversion of Control
25 69 (22.70%) ASP.NET Web API
26 68 (22.37%) Ninject
26 68 (22.37%) Spring.NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (15.46%) Node.js
2 24 (7.89%) NServiceBus
3 10 (3.29%) JBoss
4 9 (2.96%) IIS
5 5 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.32%) CMS
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.99%) Apache
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 34 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Mingle
2 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) Trello
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.07%) Internet
2 16 (5.26%) HTTP
3 9 (2.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 34 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (7.24%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.93%) MySQL
7 12 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (3.29%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.63%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.64%) Redis
11 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.99%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.99%) Informix
12 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.66%) Big Data
14 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 91 (29.93%) NUnit
2 75 (24.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 74 (24.34%) Git (software)
4 71 (23.36%) Moq
5 70 (23.03%) MSTest
6 54 (17.76%) Selenium
7 42 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (11.84%) Visual Studio
9 30 (9.87%) SpecFlow
10 18 (5.92%) Cucumber
11 12 (3.95%) Jenkins
12 9 (2.96%) Subversion
12 9 (2.96%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.97%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.97%) Ant
13 6 (1.97%) JUnit
14 5 (1.64%) Maven
15 4 (1.32%) CruiseControl
15 4 (1.32%) JIRA
15 4 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 65 (21.38%) Finance
2 27 (8.88%) Advertising
3 25 (8.22%) Marketing
4 13 (4.28%) Games
4 13 (4.28%) Retail
5 9 (2.96%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 254 (83.55%) Developer
2 163 (53.62%) .NET Developer
3 34 (11.18%) Junior
4 33 (10.86%) Analyst
5 31 (10.20%) Junior Developer
6 27 (8.88%) Senior Developer
7 26 (8.55%) Programmer
8 24 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
8 24 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
8 24 (7.89%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 24 (7.89%) Analyst Programmer
8 24 (7.89%) Graduate
9 23 (7.57%) C# Developer
9 23 (7.57%) .NET Programmer
10 21 (6.91%) .NET Analyst Programmer
11 20 (6.58%) Java Developer
12 17 (5.59%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.95%) Software Developer
14 11 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (3.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (83.55%) .NET
2 194 (63.82%) ASP.NET
3 182 (59.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 139 (45.72%) WCF
5 96 (31.58%) Castle Windsor
6 85 (27.96%) HTML
7 81 (26.64%) CSS
8 77 (25.33%) RESTful
9 70 (23.03%) WPF
10 69 (22.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 68 (22.37%) Ninject
11 68 (22.37%) Spring.NET
12 65 (21.38%) jQuery
12 65 (21.38%) Unity DI Container
13 50 (16.45%) .NET Framework
14 47 (15.46%) JSON
15 46 (15.13%) HTML5
15 46 (15.13%) WinForms
16 40 (13.16%) SOAP
17 39 (12.83%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 69 (22.70%) Inversion of Control
2 47 (15.46%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (9.21%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.26%) Social Network
5 15 (4.93%) User Experience
5 15 (4.93%) Open Source
6 10 (3.29%) BBC
6 10 (3.29%) Social Media
6 10 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.64%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.99%) Streaming Music
9 2 (0.66%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.66%) iPhone
9 2 (0.66%) Telematics
9 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.66%) iPad
10 1 (0.33%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 88 (28.95%) Windows
2 8 (2.63%) Linux
3 6 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.33%) UNIX
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (82.24%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (67.43%) MVC
3 153 (50.33%) Scrum
4 150 (49.34%) Continuous Integration
5 129 (42.43%) Web Application Development
6 102 (33.55%) Dependency Injection
6 102 (33.55%) BDD
7 82 (26.97%) Kanban
8 53 (17.43%) MVVM
9 52 (17.11%) OO
10 19 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (5.26%) Automated Testing
12 14 (4.61%) SOA
13 12 (3.95%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.95%) Web Development
13 12 (3.95%) User Stories
14 11 (3.62%) Mentoring
14 11 (3.62%) E-Commerce
15 10 (3.29%) Risk Management
15 10 (3.29%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 246 (80.92%) C#
2 76 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 54 (17.76%) SQL
4 50 (16.45%) Java
5 45 (14.80%) Ruby
6 42 (13.82%) VB
7 36 (11.84%) VB.NET
8 23 (7.57%) T-SQL
9 18 (5.92%) PHP
10 9 (2.96%) XPath
11 8 (2.63%) VBA
12 5 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.99%) Python
14 3 (0.99%) VB6
15 2 (0.66%) Groovy
15 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.66%) C++
15 2 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (3.62%) Degree
2 4 (1.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.99%) MCP
3 3 (0.99%) MCAD
3 3 (0.99%) MCSD
3 3 (0.99%) MCTS
4 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.96%) SLA
2 5 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) Puppet
1 5 (1.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 52 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.80%) Facebook
3 14 (4.61%) Twitter
4 12 (3.95%) Google
5 11 (3.62%) Apple
6 10 (3.29%) Yahoo!
6 10 (3.29%) Sony
6 10 (3.29%) Oracle
7 5 (1.64%) Perforce
8 4 (1.32%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.99%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.99%) IBM
9 3 (0.99%) Compuware
9 3 (0.99%) HP
10 2 (0.66%) Zend
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