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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 126 134 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.33% 7.48% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 9.35% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 113 110 85
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1491 1433 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.69% 80.01% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1056 1107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -8 46 £35,000 - 10
Knutsford -6 13 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Ellesmere Port - 13 £40,000 - 1
Chester +16 11 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Crewe +2 9 £44,000 +27.53% 2
Wilmslow 0 8 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Runcorn -2 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 - -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 228 (86.04%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (83.40%) .NET
3 211 (79.62%) C#
4 192 (72.45%) ASP.NET
5 179 (67.55%) MVC
6 170 (64.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 161 (60.75%) SQL Server
8 144 (54.34%) Scrum
9 129 (48.68%) Web Application Development
10 118 (44.53%) Continuous Integration
11 117 (44.15%) WCF
12 103 (38.87%) BDD
13 82 (30.94%) Dependency Injection
14 77 (29.06%) NUnit
15 73 (27.55%) Castle Windsor
15 73 (27.55%) ASP.NET Web API
16 72 (27.17%) RESTful
16 72 (27.17%) HTML
17 69 (26.04%) Kanban
18 65 (24.53%) Windows
19 63 (23.77%) Rhino Mocks
19 63 (23.77%) Moq
20 62 (23.40%) Git (software)
20 62 (23.40%) JavaScript
21 60 (22.64%) CSS
22 58 (21.89%) Internet
23 57 (21.51%) Spring.NET
24 56 (21.13%) MSTest
25 55 (20.75%) .NET Framework
26 54 (20.38%) SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 43 (16.23%) Node.js
2 16 (6.04%) NServiceBus
3 8 (3.02%) IIS
4 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.51%) Apache
5 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Mingle
3 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.75%) Trello
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (21.89%) Internet
2 9 (3.40%) HTTP
3 4 (1.51%) ATM
4 2 (0.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.38%) NAS
5 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (60.75%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.15%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.64%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.26%) MySQL
7 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.89%) JasperReports
8 5 (1.89%) Big Data
9 4 (1.51%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.13%) Redis
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 77 (29.06%) NUnit
2 63 (23.77%) Rhino Mocks
2 63 (23.77%) Moq
3 62 (23.40%) Git (software)
4 56 (21.13%) MSTest
5 33 (12.45%) Selenium
6 24 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (9.06%) Visual Studio
7 19 (7.17%) SpecFlow
8 13 (4.91%) Cucumber
9 10 (3.77%) JUnit
10 7 (2.64%) Subversion
10 7 (2.64%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.64%) Jenkins
11 6 (2.26%) Maven
12 5 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.89%) TestNG
12 5 (1.89%) MyEclipse
13 4 (1.51%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.51%) Ant
General
1 52 (19.62%) Finance
2 32 (12.08%) Marketing
3 25 (9.43%) Advertising
4 18 (6.79%) Games
5 9 (3.40%) Retail
6 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.13%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 239 (90.19%) Developer
2 169 (63.77%) .NET Developer
3 27 (10.19%) Junior Developer
3 27 (10.19%) Junior
4 25 (9.43%) Graduate
4 25 (9.43%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (9.43%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (9.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 23 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (8.30%) C# Developer
7 20 (7.55%) Analyst
7 20 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.42%) Java Developer
9 15 (5.66%) Analyst Programmer
9 15 (5.66%) Programmer
10 14 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.91%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 12 (4.53%) .NET Programmer
13 10 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (83.40%) .NET
2 192 (72.45%) ASP.NET
3 170 (64.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 117 (44.15%) WCF
5 73 (27.55%) Castle Windsor
5 73 (27.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 72 (27.17%) RESTful
6 72 (27.17%) HTML
7 60 (22.64%) CSS
8 57 (21.51%) Spring.NET
9 55 (20.75%) .NET Framework
10 52 (19.62%) Unity DI Container
10 52 (19.62%) Ninject
11 51 (19.25%) jQuery
12 48 (18.11%) WPF
13 34 (12.83%) NHibernate
14 32 (12.08%) HTML5
15 31 (11.70%) JSON
15 31 (11.70%) WinForms
16 30 (11.32%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.62%) Inversion of Control
2 27 (10.19%) Computer Science
3 25 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.53%) User Experience
6 11 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.15%) Open Source
7 7 (2.64%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.64%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.26%) BBC
8 6 (2.26%) Social Media
9 5 (1.89%) Telematics
10 3 (1.13%) iPhone
10 3 (1.13%) iPad
10 3 (1.13%) Tandem
11 2 (0.75%) Social Network
11 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.38%) Replication
12 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.53%) Windows
2 8 (3.02%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.26%) Linux
4 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.51%) Android
6 3 (1.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.75%) UNIX
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (86.04%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (67.55%) MVC
3 144 (54.34%) Scrum
4 129 (48.68%) Web Application Development
5 118 (44.53%) Continuous Integration
6 103 (38.87%) BDD
7 82 (30.94%) Dependency Injection
8 69 (26.04%) Kanban
9 34 (12.83%) OO
10 33 (12.45%) MVVM
11 24 (9.06%) Web Development
12 17 (6.42%) Software Engineering
13 14 (5.28%) Domain-Driven Design
14 12 (4.53%) Unit Testing
15 11 (4.15%) OOP
15 11 (4.15%) CQRS
16 10 (3.77%) Pair Programming
17 8 (3.02%) Refactoring
17 8 (3.02%) UML
17 8 (3.02%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 211 (79.62%) C#
2 62 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.38%) SQL
4 41 (15.47%) Ruby
5 39 (14.72%) VB.NET
6 36 (13.58%) Java
7 34 (12.83%) VB
8 10 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.02%) VBA
10 6 (2.26%) PHP
11 5 (1.89%) Groovy
11 5 (1.89%) VB6
12 3 (1.13%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.13%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.13%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.13%) Python
12 3 (1.13%) C
12 3 (1.13%) C++
13 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.02%) Degree
2 4 (1.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.75%) ISEB
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) Puppet
1 3 (1.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 35 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.94%) Facebook
3 13 (4.91%) Oracle
4 9 (3.40%) Apple
5 6 (2.26%) Sony
5 6 (2.26%) Yahoo!
5 6 (2.26%) Google
6 3 (1.13%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.38%) Dell
8 1 (0.38%) Red Gate
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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