The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 17 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 196 77 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.96% 4.51% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.54% 5.92% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 186 65 117
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1301 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.98% 76.22% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1053 1587
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
North West

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 July 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 29 July 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 +11 78 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Knutsford +12 18 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Wilmslow +7 15 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Macclesfield - 15 £32,500 - 2
Ellesmere Port -1 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Chester -5 7 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Crewe - 7 £37,500 - 2
Northwich +7 4 £35,000 - 2
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 - 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 250 (75.99%) C#
2 240 (72.95%) .NET
3 205 (62.31%) MVC
4 201 (61.09%) SQL Server
5 193 (58.66%) ASP.NET
6 160 (48.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 156 (47.42%) Continuous Integration
8 154 (46.81%) Scrum
9 122 (37.08%) Web Application Development
10 112 (34.04%) WCF
11 109 (33.13%) Castle Windsor
12 106 (32.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 103 (31.31%) NUnit
14 101 (30.70%) Rhino Mocks
15 96 (29.18%) Dependency Injection
15 96 (29.18%) WPF
16 93 (28.27%) BDD
17 89 (27.05%) JavaScript
18 86 (26.14%) Kanban
19 84 (25.53%) SQL
20 81 (24.62%) Ninject
21 80 (24.32%) MVVM
21 80 (24.32%) Spring.NET
21 80 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
22 79 (24.01%) Moq
22 79 (24.01%) Inversion of Control
22 79 (24.01%) MSTest
22 79 (24.01%) Unity DI Container
23 74 (22.49%) WinForms
24 70 (21.28%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (8.81%) Node.js
2 9 (2.74%) nginx
2 9 (2.74%) uWSGI
2 9 (2.74%) Apache
2 9 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.22%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.61%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.30%) Jetty
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 31 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.91%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.33%) Internet
2 5 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (61.09%) SQL Server
2 58 (17.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (9.12%) MySQL
5 28 (8.51%) NoSQL
6 21 (6.38%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.86%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.52%) Informix
10 2 (0.61%) OLAP
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.61%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 103 (31.31%) NUnit
2 101 (30.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 79 (24.01%) Moq
3 79 (24.01%) MSTest
4 52 (15.81%) Git (software)
5 24 (7.29%) Subversion
6 20 (6.08%) Selenium
7 16 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (4.86%) Visual Studio
7 16 (4.86%) Eclipse
7 16 (4.86%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.74%) Bower
8 9 (2.74%) Mercurial
9 8 (2.43%) JIRA
10 7 (2.13%) JUnit
11 5 (1.52%) Introscope
11 5 (1.52%) Mockito
11 5 (1.52%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.22%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (14.29%) Finance
2 18 (5.47%) Advertising
3 15 (4.56%) Marketing
4 9 (2.74%) Retail
4 9 (2.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.30%) Games
5 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 296 (89.97%) Developer
2 183 (55.62%) .NET Developer
3 38 (11.55%) Software Developer
4 36 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 31 (9.42%) Graduate
5 31 (9.42%) Graduate Developer
6 28 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 28 (8.51%) Junior
7 27 (8.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 26 (7.90%) Junior .NET Developer
8 26 (7.90%) Junior Developer
9 22 (6.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (3.34%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.04%) Programmer
11 10 (3.04%) .NET Programmer
12 9 (2.74%) Software Team Leader
12 9 (2.74%) Web Developer
12 9 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
13 8 (2.43%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.43%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (72.95%) .NET
2 193 (58.66%) ASP.NET
3 160 (48.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 112 (34.04%) WCF
5 109 (33.13%) Castle Windsor
6 106 (32.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 96 (29.18%) WPF
8 81 (24.62%) Ninject
9 80 (24.32%) Spring.NET
10 79 (24.01%) Unity DI Container
11 74 (22.49%) WinForms
12 70 (21.28%) .NET Framework
12 70 (21.28%) Razor View Engine
13 60 (18.24%) RESTful
14 58 (17.63%) HTML
15 57 (17.33%) CSS
16 49 (14.89%) NHibernate
17 47 (14.29%) Web Services
18 44 (13.37%) ASP.NET Web API
19 38 (11.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 79 (24.01%) Inversion of Control
2 40 (12.16%) Computer Science
3 24 (7.29%) Social Network
4 21 (6.38%) N-Tier
5 20 (6.08%) Blog
6 17 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (4.86%) SystemC
8 14 (4.26%) Open Source
9 12 (3.65%) NHS
10 3 (0.91%) Tandem
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.61%) iPhone
11 2 (0.61%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.30%) Wiki
12 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (19.45%) Windows
2 11 (3.34%) Linux
2 11 (3.34%) UNIX
3 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (62.31%) MVC
2 156 (47.42%) Continuous Integration
3 154 (46.81%) Scrum
4 122 (37.08%) Web Application Development
5 96 (29.18%) Dependency Injection
6 93 (28.27%) BDD
7 86 (26.14%) Kanban
8 80 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (24.32%) MVVM
9 54 (16.41%) OO
10 44 (13.37%) Software Engineering
11 27 (8.21%) Unit Testing
12 26 (7.90%) SOA
13 23 (6.99%) OOP
14 22 (6.69%) OOD
15 20 (6.08%) Web Development
16 13 (3.95%) Automated Testing
17 12 (3.65%) E-Commerce
17 12 (3.65%) Pair Programming
18 11 (3.34%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 250 (75.99%) C#
2 89 (27.05%) JavaScript
3 84 (25.53%) SQL
4 49 (14.89%) Java
5 41 (12.46%) VB.NET
6 36 (10.94%) VB
7 31 (9.42%) T-SQL
8 30 (9.12%) Ruby
9 24 (7.29%) C
10 20 (6.08%) Python
11 16 (4.86%) PHP
12 10 (3.04%) C++
13 7 (2.13%) Ada
14 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.61%) VB6
15 1 (0.30%) PHP5
15 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (11.55%) MCP
1 38 (11.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 38 (11.55%) MCTS
2 34 (10.33%) MCAD
2 34 (10.33%) MCSD
3 25 (7.60%) Degree
4 17 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.22%) MCPD
7 3 (0.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.47%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 52 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.29%) Google
3 23 (6.99%) Facebook
4 13 (3.95%) Twitter
5 11 (3.34%) JBoss
6 10 (3.04%) Rackspace
7 8 (2.43%) Oracle
8 5 (1.52%) IBM
8 5 (1.52%) Compuware
8 5 (1.52%) HP
8 5 (1.52%) Perforce
9 3 (0.91%) Zend
10 2 (0.61%) Adobe
11 1 (0.30%) Apple
11 1 (0.30%) SAP
11 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.30%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 6 days ago