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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 21 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing TDD 122 159 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.93% 9.33% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 11.43% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 109 147 63
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 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1542 1391 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.61% 81.58% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1069 1140
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 £26,704 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 53 £35,000 -3.44% 10
Chester +18 20 £45,000 +28.57% 13
Ellesmere Port +3 16 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford -12 9 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Wilmslow -2 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Northwich +1 2 - -
Crewe -10 2 £38,500 -9.41% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 226 (89.68%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (76.19%) .NET
3 182 (72.22%) C#
4 174 (69.05%) ASP.NET
5 162 (64.29%) MVC
6 149 (59.13%) Scrum
7 148 (58.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 143 (56.75%) SQL Server
9 123 (48.81%) Continuous Integration
10 114 (45.24%) Web Application Development
11 90 (35.71%) WCF
12 89 (35.32%) Dependency Injection
13 82 (32.54%) BDD
14 80 (31.75%) RESTful
15 75 (29.76%) JavaScript
16 72 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 70 (27.78%) HTML
18 68 (26.98%) .NET Framework
19 66 (26.19%) SQL
20 60 (23.81%) Kanban
20 60 (23.81%) Moq
21 59 (23.41%) NUnit
22 57 (22.62%) Windows
22 57 (22.62%) Castle Windsor
23 56 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
24 53 (21.03%) Spring.NET
24 53 (21.03%) CSS
25 52 (20.63%) jQuery
25 52 (20.63%) MSTest
25 52 (20.63%) SDLC

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (11.90%) Node.js
2 11 (4.37%) CMS
3 6 (2.38%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.19%) IIS
5 3 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.46%) Internet
2 13 (5.16%) HTTP
3 6 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.59%) ATM
5 2 (0.79%) Wireless
6 1 (0.40%) NAS
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (56.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.98%) JasperReports
6 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.98%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.98%) Big Data
6 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.19%) Redis
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.79%) MySQL
8 2 (0.79%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 60 (23.81%) Moq
2 59 (23.41%) NUnit
3 56 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
4 52 (20.63%) MSTest
5 36 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 23 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (8.73%) Visual Studio
8 15 (5.95%) Selenium
9 12 (4.76%) JUnit
10 10 (3.97%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.78%) Maven
11 7 (2.78%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.38%) Subversion
12 6 (2.38%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.38%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.98%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.98%) TestNG
13 5 (1.98%) MyEclipse
14 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.19%) Calabash
General
1 50 (19.84%) Finance
2 36 (14.29%) Marketing
3 26 (10.32%) Advertising
4 14 (5.56%) Retail
5 12 (4.76%) Banking
6 9 (3.57%) Games
7 5 (1.98%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 230 (91.27%) Developer
2 155 (61.51%) .NET Developer
3 29 (11.51%) Java Developer
4 26 (10.32%) Junior
4 26 (10.32%) Graduate
4 26 (10.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 26 (10.32%) Junior Developer
4 26 (10.32%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (9.92%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (9.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 24 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 21 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.16%) Lead Developer
10 12 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.37%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.57%) Analyst
13 7 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
13 7 (2.78%) Programmer
13 7 (2.78%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (76.19%) .NET
2 174 (69.05%) ASP.NET
3 148 (58.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 90 (35.71%) WCF
5 80 (31.75%) RESTful
6 72 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 70 (27.78%) HTML
8 68 (26.98%) .NET Framework
9 57 (22.62%) Castle Windsor
10 53 (21.03%) CSS
10 53 (21.03%) Spring.NET
11 52 (20.63%) jQuery
12 50 (19.84%) Ninject
12 50 (19.84%) Unity DI Container
13 48 (19.05%) Web Services
14 43 (17.06%) AngularJS
15 37 (14.68%) KnockoutJS
16 34 (13.49%) WPF
17 32 (12.70%) Entity Framework
17 32 (12.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.84%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (13.49%) Computer Science
3 24 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 18 (7.14%) User Experience
5 11 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.37%) Tandem
6 9 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.78%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.38%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.98%) Telematics
9 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.59%) iPhone
10 4 (1.59%) iPad
10 4 (1.59%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.19%) Replication
12 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.79%) PMI
13 1 (0.40%) Statistics
13 1 (0.40%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.62%) Windows
2 12 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.98%) Linux
5 4 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.59%) UNIX
6 3 (1.19%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) AIX
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (89.68%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (64.29%) MVC
3 149 (59.13%) Scrum
4 123 (48.81%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (45.24%) Web Application Development
6 89 (35.32%) Dependency Injection
7 82 (32.54%) BDD
8 60 (23.81%) Kanban
9 52 (20.63%) SDLC
10 39 (15.48%) OO
11 29 (11.51%) MVVM
12 23 (9.13%) Unit Testing
13 21 (8.33%) Web Development
14 17 (6.75%) Software Engineering
14 17 (6.75%) Pair Programming
14 17 (6.75%) OOP
15 16 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (5.56%) Web Design
16 14 (5.56%) Refactoring
17 9 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 182 (72.22%) C#
2 75 (29.76%) JavaScript
3 66 (26.19%) SQL
4 46 (18.25%) Java
5 31 (12.30%) VB.NET
6 28 (11.11%) VB
7 23 (9.13%) T-SQL
8 21 (8.33%) Ruby
9 9 (3.57%) C
10 6 (2.38%) C++
10 6 (2.38%) PHP
10 6 (2.38%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.98%) Groovy
12 4 (1.59%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.19%) VB6
13 3 (1.19%) VBA
14 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (5.95%) Degree
2 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.79%) ISEB
3 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (10.32%) Microsoft
1 26 (10.32%) Facebook
2 10 (3.97%) Oracle
3 4 (1.59%) Apple
4 2 (0.79%) ATG
4 2 (0.79%) hybris
5 1 (0.40%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.40%) Dell
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Moneysupermarket
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago