The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 122 166 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.34% 10.02% 9.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.02% 11.36% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 148 181
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1015 1461 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.02% 88.22% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1239 1397
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cheshire

TDD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 53 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Wilmslow 0 20 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Chester +3 16 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Crewe +12 14 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Macclesfield -10 6 £44,500 +27.14%
Knutsford +10 5 - - 1
Runcorn - 2 - -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 165 (81.28%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (74.88%) .NET
3 149 (73.40%) C#
4 137 (67.49%) MVC
5 125 (61.58%) ASP.NET
6 112 (55.17%) Scrum
7 108 (53.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 98 (48.28%) WCF
9 92 (45.32%) SQL Server
10 91 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (40.39%) Dependency Injection
12 77 (37.93%) Castle Windsor
13 74 (36.45%) .NET Framework
14 73 (35.96%) NUnit
15 72 (35.47%) Moq
16 71 (34.98%) Spring.NET
17 70 (34.48%) Kanban
17 70 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
17 70 (34.48%) MSTest
17 70 (34.48%) Ninject
17 70 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
17 70 (34.48%) Unity DI Container
18 66 (32.51%) Web Application Development
19 62 (30.54%) Finance
20 61 (30.05%) Windows
21 60 (29.56%) CSS
22 58 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 54 (26.60%) WPF
24 52 (25.62%) JavaScript
25 47 (23.15%) Entity Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.42%) CMS
3 9 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.45%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.48%) IIS
6 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Exstream
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Google Play
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (1.48%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.48%) RFID
3 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (45.32%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (8.87%) MongoDB
4 15 (7.39%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.96%) MySQL
8 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.48%) Big Data
9 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.49%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 73 (35.96%) NUnit
2 72 (35.47%) Moq
3 70 (34.48%) MSTest
3 70 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 36 (17.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (15.76%) Git (software)
6 15 (7.39%) Subversion
7 13 (6.40%) Jenkins
8 12 (5.91%) Bitbucket
9 11 (5.42%) SpecFlow
10 10 (4.93%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (4.93%) Visual Studio
11 8 (3.94%) Grunt
11 8 (3.94%) gulp
11 8 (3.94%) Selenium
12 7 (3.45%) FxCop
12 7 (3.45%) JIRA
12 7 (3.45%) StyleCop
13 5 (2.46%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.46%) JUnit
General
1 62 (30.54%) Finance
2 15 (7.39%) Banking
3 6 (2.96%) Publishing
4 5 (2.46%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (2.46%) Marketing
5 3 (1.48%) Back Office
5 3 (1.48%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 171 (84.24%) Developer
2 116 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 45 (22.17%) C# Developer
4 43 (21.18%) Senior Developer
5 40 (19.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 38 (18.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (15.27%) Junior
8 28 (13.79%) Internet Developer
9 26 (12.81%) Graduate
9 26 (12.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 26 (12.81%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (12.81%) Junior .NET Developer
9 26 (12.81%) Junior Developer
9 26 (12.81%) Software Engineer
10 19 (9.36%) Software Developer
11 18 (8.87%) .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (8.37%) Senior .NET Developer
13 14 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 13 (6.40%) C# WPF Developer
14 13 (6.40%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (74.88%) .NET
2 125 (61.58%) ASP.NET
3 108 (53.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 98 (48.28%) WCF
5 77 (37.93%) Castle Windsor
6 74 (36.45%) .NET Framework
7 71 (34.98%) Spring.NET
8 70 (34.48%) Ninject
8 70 (34.48%) Unity DI Container
9 60 (29.56%) CSS
10 58 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 54 (26.60%) WPF
12 47 (23.15%) Entity Framework
13 45 (22.17%) HTML
14 44 (21.67%) WinForms
15 41 (20.20%) jQuery
16 37 (18.23%) JSON
17 33 (16.26%) AngularJS
18 31 (15.27%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (13.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (16.75%) Computer Science
3 29 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (9.36%) Mobile App
5 13 (6.40%) Social Network
6 12 (5.91%) iPad
7 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.94%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.45%) User Experience
10 6 (2.96%) PMI
10 6 (2.96%) Social Media
11 5 (2.46%) Tandem
12 4 (1.97%) Replication
13 3 (1.48%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.99%) Fintech
14 2 (0.99%) NHS
15 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.05%) Windows
2 7 (3.45%) Android
2 7 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.99%) Linux
3 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.99%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (81.28%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (67.49%) MVC
3 112 (55.17%) Scrum
4 91 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (40.39%) Dependency Injection
6 70 (34.48%) Kanban
7 66 (32.51%) Web Application Development
8 44 (21.67%) MVVM
9 40 (19.70%) BDD
10 31 (15.27%) Software Engineering
11 30 (14.78%) Web Development
12 27 (13.30%) OO
13 22 (10.84%) Unit Testing
14 19 (9.36%) OOP
15 12 (5.91%) Mobile Application Development
16 11 (5.42%) UML
17 10 (4.93%) Machine Learning
17 10 (4.93%) SDLC
18 8 (3.94%) E-Commerce
18 8 (3.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 149 (73.40%) C#
2 52 (25.62%) JavaScript
3 37 (18.23%) SQL
4 33 (16.26%) Java
5 31 (15.27%) VB.NET
6 28 (13.79%) VB
7 17 (8.37%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.42%) PHP
9 9 (4.43%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.43%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.94%) C++
11 5 (2.46%) C
11 5 (2.46%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.97%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.48%) Ruby
14 2 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (5.91%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.46%) IIBA
3 5 (2.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Docker
2 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.49%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 37 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.39%) Facebook
3 13 (6.40%) Twitter
4 10 (4.93%) Cognizant
5 5 (2.46%) HP
6 4 (1.97%) RedGate
7 2 (0.99%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle
7 2 (0.99%) Sybase
8 1 (0.49%) Apple
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Zend
Warrington
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington
ECOM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago