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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 129 133 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.44% 7.85% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 9.79% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 116 111 106
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 1358 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.11% 80.12% 81.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1003 1169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -4 46 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Knutsford -4 15 £41,250 -13.15% 6
Wilmslow +2 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Ellesmere Port - 12 £40,000 - 2
Chester +11 9 £40,000 - 9
Crewe +6 7 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Macclesfield -6 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Northwich - 2 £40,000 -
Daresbury - 2 - -
Runcorn -4 1 - -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 242 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (83.22%) .NET
3 231 (80.77%) C#
4 203 (70.98%) ASP.NET
5 191 (66.78%) MVC
6 183 (63.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 169 (59.09%) SQL Server
8 152 (53.15%) Scrum
9 134 (46.85%) Web Application Development
10 127 (44.41%) Continuous Integration
11 123 (43.01%) WCF
12 109 (38.11%) BDD
13 87 (30.42%) Dependency Injection
14 83 (29.02%) NUnit
15 82 (28.67%) HTML
16 80 (27.97%) Castle Windsor
17 75 (26.22%) Kanban
18 74 (25.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 72 (25.17%) RESTful
20 71 (24.83%) Git (software)
21 70 (24.48%) JavaScript
22 69 (24.13%) CSS
22 69 (24.13%) Windows
23 67 (23.43%) Rhino Mocks
23 67 (23.43%) Moq
24 62 (21.68%) Internet
25 61 (21.33%) MSTest
25 61 (21.33%) Spring.NET
26 57 (19.93%) WPF
27 56 (19.58%) jQuery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (17.48%) Node.js
2 19 (6.64%) NServiceBus
3 9 (3.15%) IIS
4 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.40%) Apache
5 4 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.70%) CMS
7 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.35%) uWSGI
Applications
1 29 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) Mingle
3 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.05%) Magento
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.05%) Trello
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (21.68%) Internet
2 13 (4.55%) HTTP
3 4 (1.40%) ATM
4 1 (0.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 45 (15.73%) NoSQL
3 28 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.15%) MySQL
5 9 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.80%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.75%) JasperReports
8 5 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.40%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.05%) Redis
10 3 (1.05%) Big Data
10 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (29.02%) NUnit
2 71 (24.83%) Git (software)
3 67 (23.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 67 (23.43%) Moq
4 61 (21.33%) MSTest
5 41 (14.34%) Selenium
6 29 (10.14%) Visual Studio
7 27 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (8.39%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.50%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.80%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.80%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.80%) JUnit
10 8 (2.80%) Subversion
11 6 (2.10%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.75%) TestNG
12 5 (1.75%) MyEclipse
12 5 (1.75%) Maven
12 5 (1.75%) Ant
12 5 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (19.23%) Finance
2 31 (10.84%) Marketing
3 26 (9.09%) Advertising
4 18 (6.29%) Games
5 6 (2.10%) Retail
6 3 (1.05%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 255 (89.16%) Developer
2 174 (60.84%) .NET Developer
3 29 (10.14%) Junior Developer
3 29 (10.14%) Junior
4 25 (8.74%) Graduate
4 25 (8.74%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (8.74%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (8.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 24 (8.39%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.04%) Senior Developer
7 22 (7.69%) Analyst
8 19 (6.64%) Java Developer
9 18 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.29%) Analyst Programmer
9 18 (6.29%) Programmer
10 15 (5.24%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 15 (5.24%) .NET Programmer
11 13 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.55%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (83.22%) .NET
2 203 (70.98%) ASP.NET
3 183 (63.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 123 (43.01%) WCF
5 82 (28.67%) HTML
6 80 (27.97%) Castle Windsor
7 74 (25.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 72 (25.17%) RESTful
9 69 (24.13%) CSS
10 61 (21.33%) Spring.NET
11 57 (19.93%) WPF
12 56 (19.58%) jQuery
12 56 (19.58%) Ninject
12 56 (19.58%) Unity DI Container
13 49 (17.13%) .NET Framework
14 36 (12.59%) NHibernate
14 36 (12.59%) JSON
14 36 (12.59%) HTML5
14 36 (12.59%) WinForms
14 36 (12.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (19.58%) Inversion of Control
2 36 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (9.44%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.55%) User Experience
5 12 (4.20%) Open Source
5 12 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.50%) Social Media
6 10 (3.50%) BBC
7 9 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.45%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.10%) Social Network
10 3 (1.05%) iPhone
10 3 (1.05%) Telematics
10 3 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.05%) iPad
10 3 (1.05%) Tandem
11 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.35%) Replication
12 1 (0.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (24.13%) Windows
2 9 (3.15%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.10%) Linux
4 5 (1.75%) Android
5 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (66.78%) MVC
3 152 (53.15%) Scrum
4 134 (46.85%) Web Application Development
5 127 (44.41%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (38.11%) BDD
7 87 (30.42%) Dependency Injection
8 75 (26.22%) Kanban
9 40 (13.99%) MVVM
10 37 (12.94%) OO
11 24 (8.39%) Web Development
12 16 (5.59%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (5.24%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.20%) Unit Testing
15 11 (3.85%) CQRS
16 10 (3.50%) SOA
17 9 (3.15%) Mobile Application Development
18 8 (2.80%) Mentoring
18 8 (2.80%) CRM
18 8 (2.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 231 (80.77%) C#
2 70 (24.48%) JavaScript
3 53 (18.53%) SQL
4 49 (17.13%) Ruby
5 41 (14.34%) Java
6 40 (13.99%) VB.NET
7 35 (12.24%) VB
8 11 (3.85%) PHP
9 8 (2.80%) VBA
10 7 (2.45%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.75%) VB6
11 5 (1.75%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.40%) C
12 4 (1.40%) C++
13 3 (1.05%) Groovy
13 3 (1.05%) Python
13 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (3.50%) Degree
2 5 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.35%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Puppet
1 5 (1.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 42 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.94%) Facebook
3 13 (4.55%) Apple
4 12 (4.20%) Oracle
5 10 (3.50%) Sony
5 10 (3.50%) Yahoo!
5 10 (3.50%) Google
6 6 (2.10%) Twitter
7 3 (1.05%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.70%) Perforce
9 1 (0.35%) Dell
9 1 (0.35%) Red Gate
Warrington
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
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Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career development!
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 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
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Open/Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
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Cheshire
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Chester
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Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Warrington
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