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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 25 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing TDD 188 119 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.64% 7.50% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.55% 9.09% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 176 117 86
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £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
1628 1309 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.44% 82.48% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1053 1381
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -2 68 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Macclesfield - 21 £36,500 - 4
Crewe +17 19 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Knutsford +2 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Chester +6 15 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Wilmslow 0 15 £40,000 +45.45%
Ellesmere Port 0 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Northwich 0 1 £35,000 - 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 276 (79.77%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (77.17%) .NET
3 258 (74.57%) C#
4 224 (64.74%) MVC
5 221 (63.87%) SQL Server
6 208 (60.12%) ASP.NET
7 178 (51.45%) Scrum
8 176 (50.87%) Continuous Integration
8 176 (50.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 138 (39.88%) Web Application Development
10 126 (36.42%) WCF
11 122 (35.26%) Castle Windsor
12 112 (32.37%) Dependency Injection
13 107 (30.92%) Rhino Mocks
13 107 (30.92%) NUnit
14 103 (29.77%) BDD
15 100 (28.90%) JavaScript
16 90 (26.01%) Kanban
17 89 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 87 (25.14%) Ninject
19 85 (24.57%) Inversion of Control
20 83 (23.99%) Spring.NET
21 82 (23.70%) WPF
21 82 (23.70%) MSTest
21 82 (23.70%) Moq
21 82 (23.70%) Unity DI Container
22 80 (23.12%) RESTful
22 80 (23.12%) Windows
23 78 (22.54%) HTML
23 78 (22.54%) SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 33 (9.54%) Node.js
2 11 (3.18%) NServiceBus
3 9 (2.60%) uWSGI
3 9 (2.60%) Apache
3 9 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.60%) nginx
4 8 (2.31%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (2.31%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.87%) CMS
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 20 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 59 (17.05%) Internet
2 10 (2.89%) HTTP
3 8 (2.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (63.87%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (8.38%) NoSQL
5 28 (8.09%) MySQL
6 27 (7.80%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.91%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.31%) Informix
11 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.16%) Redis
12 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 107 (30.92%) NUnit
1 107 (30.92%) Rhino Mocks
2 82 (23.70%) Moq
2 82 (23.70%) MSTest
3 61 (17.63%) Git (software)
4 37 (10.69%) Selenium
5 32 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (7.51%) Subversion
7 23 (6.65%) Cucumber
8 22 (6.36%) Visual Studio
9 12 (3.47%) SpecFlow
10 11 (3.18%) Bower
10 11 (3.18%) JIRA
11 10 (2.89%) Eclipse
12 9 (2.60%) JUnit
12 9 (2.60%) Jenkins
12 9 (2.60%) Mercurial
13 8 (2.31%) Mockito
13 8 (2.31%) Introscope
14 4 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (19.08%) Finance
2 27 (7.80%) Advertising
3 23 (6.65%) Marketing
4 19 (5.49%) Retail
5 8 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.02%) Automotive
7 4 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 307 (88.73%) Developer
2 191 (55.20%) .NET Developer
3 38 (10.98%) Senior Developer
4 34 (9.83%) Junior
5 31 (8.96%) Graduate
5 31 (8.96%) Graduate Developer
6 29 (8.38%) Junior Developer
6 29 (8.38%) Java Developer
7 27 (7.80%) Software Developer
7 27 (7.80%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 26 (7.51%) Junior .NET Developer
9 21 (6.07%) Analyst
10 20 (5.78%) Programmer
10 20 (5.78%) .NET Programmer
11 17 (4.91%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (4.05%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.47%) Analyst Programmer
13 12 (3.47%) .NET Analyst Programmer
13 12 (3.47%) Front-End Developer
14 8 (2.31%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (77.17%) .NET
2 208 (60.12%) ASP.NET
3 176 (50.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 126 (36.42%) WCF
5 122 (35.26%) Castle Windsor
6 89 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 87 (25.14%) Ninject
8 83 (23.99%) Spring.NET
9 82 (23.70%) WPF
9 82 (23.70%) Unity DI Container
10 80 (23.12%) RESTful
11 78 (22.54%) HTML
12 77 (22.25%) CSS
13 68 (19.65%) .NET Framework
14 64 (18.50%) Razor View Engine
15 58 (16.76%) WinForms
16 57 (16.47%) NHibernate
17 56 (16.18%) Web Services
17 56 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 50 (14.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 85 (24.57%) Inversion of Control
2 42 (12.14%) Computer Science
3 33 (9.54%) Social Network
4 30 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (5.20%) Open Source
5 18 (5.20%) Blog
6 14 (4.05%) User Experience
7 11 (3.18%) N-Tier
8 10 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.45%) Streaming Music
10 3 (0.87%) Tandem
10 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.58%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.29%) iPhone
12 1 (0.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.12%) Windows
2 14 (4.05%) Linux
3 12 (3.47%) UNIX
4 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (79.77%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (64.74%) MVC
3 178 (51.45%) Scrum
4 176 (50.87%) Continuous Integration
5 138 (39.88%) Web Application Development
6 112 (32.37%) Dependency Injection
7 103 (29.77%) BDD
8 90 (26.01%) Kanban
9 76 (21.97%) MVVM
10 55 (15.90%) OO
11 32 (9.25%) Software Engineering
12 26 (7.51%) SOA
13 20 (5.78%) Web Development
14 18 (5.20%) Automated Testing
14 18 (5.20%) OOP
15 15 (4.34%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.47%) Mentoring
17 11 (3.18%) Pair Programming
18 10 (2.89%) Regression Testing
19 9 (2.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 258 (74.57%) C#
2 100 (28.90%) JavaScript
3 78 (22.54%) SQL
4 55 (15.90%) Java
5 43 (12.43%) VB
6 38 (10.98%) VB.NET
7 35 (10.12%) T-SQL
8 31 (8.96%) Ruby
9 20 (5.78%) Python
10 19 (5.49%) PHP
11 9 (2.60%) C++
12 8 (2.31%) C
12 8 (2.31%) XPath
13 7 (2.02%) Ada
14 3 (0.87%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (6.94%) MCP
1 24 (6.94%) MCAD
1 24 (6.94%) MCSD
1 24 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (6.94%) MCTS
1 24 (6.94%) Degree
2 14 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.76%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 40 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.98%) Facebook
3 20 (5.78%) Twitter
3 20 (5.78%) Google
4 15 (4.34%) JBoss
5 11 (3.18%) Oracle
6 9 (2.60%) Rackspace
7 8 (2.31%) IBM
7 8 (2.31%) Compuware
7 8 (2.31%) HP
7 8 (2.31%) Perforce
8 4 (1.16%) Zend
9 3 (0.87%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.29%) SAP
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
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Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum + bens
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Macclesfield
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Chester
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Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Excellent Package
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