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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 113 139 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.97% 8.10% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 10.12% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 73
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 £28,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
1394 1373 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.94% 79.97% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1020 1101
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -5 45 £35,000 - 10
Ellesmere Port +3 13 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford -3 11 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Chester +13 9 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Crewe - 7 £44,000 -
Wilmslow 0 5 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Northwich +6 3 £40,000 +19.40% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 214 (86.99%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (81.71%) .NET
3 192 (78.05%) C#
4 176 (71.54%) ASP.NET
5 163 (66.26%) MVC
6 154 (62.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 148 (60.16%) SQL Server
8 138 (56.10%) Scrum
9 115 (46.75%) Web Application Development
10 113 (45.93%) Continuous Integration
11 103 (41.87%) WCF
12 86 (34.96%) BDD
13 82 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
14 71 (28.86%) RESTful
14 71 (28.86%) NUnit
15 68 (27.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 67 (27.24%) HTML
17 66 (26.83%) Castle Windsor
18 65 (26.42%) Windows
19 62 (25.20%) Kanban
20 61 (24.80%) .NET Framework
20 61 (24.80%) Moq
21 59 (23.98%) Rhino Mocks
22 57 (23.17%) JavaScript
22 57 (23.17%) SQL
23 55 (22.36%) Spring.NET
24 53 (21.54%) CSS
25 52 (21.14%) MSTest
25 52 (21.14%) Git (software)
26 50 (20.33%) Inversion of Control

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (13.41%) Node.js
2 13 (5.28%) NServiceBus
3 6 (2.44%) IIS
4 5 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.22%) CMS
6 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.81%) Apache
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.33%) Internet
2 6 (2.44%) HTTP
3 4 (1.63%) ATM
4 2 (0.81%) Wireless
5 1 (0.41%) NAS
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (60.16%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.01%) NoSQL
3 24 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.85%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.03%) JasperReports
6 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.03%) Big Data
6 5 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.63%) MySQL
7 4 (1.63%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.22%) Redis
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 71 (28.86%) NUnit
2 61 (24.80%) Moq
3 59 (23.98%) Rhino Mocks
4 52 (21.14%) MSTest
4 52 (21.14%) Git (software)
5 25 (10.16%) Selenium
6 23 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (9.35%) Visual Studio
7 14 (5.69%) SpecFlow
8 11 (4.47%) JUnit
9 10 (4.07%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.85%) Maven
11 6 (2.44%) Jenkins
11 6 (2.44%) Subversion
12 5 (2.03%) TestNG
12 5 (2.03%) MyEclipse
12 5 (2.03%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.63%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.22%) Ant
14 3 (1.22%) Calabash
General
1 50 (20.33%) Finance
2 32 (13.01%) Marketing
3 23 (9.35%) Advertising
4 14 (5.69%) Games
5 8 (3.25%) Retail
6 4 (1.63%) Banking
7 3 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 222 (90.24%) Developer
2 154 (62.60%) .NET Developer
3 25 (10.16%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 25 (10.16%) Junior
3 25 (10.16%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (10.16%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (10.16%) Junior Developer
3 25 (10.16%) Graduate
4 24 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 24 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (8.54%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.13%) Java Developer
7 17 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (6.91%) Analyst
8 14 (5.69%) Analyst Programmer
8 14 (5.69%) Programmer
8 14 (5.69%) Software Developer
9 12 (4.88%) .NET Programmer
9 12 (4.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 9 (3.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (81.71%) .NET
2 176 (71.54%) ASP.NET
3 154 (62.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 103 (41.87%) WCF
5 71 (28.86%) RESTful
6 68 (27.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 67 (27.24%) HTML
8 66 (26.83%) Castle Windsor
9 61 (24.80%) .NET Framework
10 55 (22.36%) Spring.NET
11 53 (21.54%) CSS
12 50 (20.33%) Ninject
12 50 (20.33%) Unity DI Container
13 49 (19.92%) jQuery
14 42 (17.07%) WPF
15 34 (13.82%) Web Services
16 31 (12.60%) LINQ
17 30 (12.20%) NHibernate
17 30 (12.20%) AngularJS
18 29 (11.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.33%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.50%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.28%) User Experience
6 12 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.88%) Open Source
7 9 (3.66%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.85%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.03%) Telematics
10 4 (1.63%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.63%) Tandem
11 3 (1.22%) iPhone
11 3 (1.22%) iPad
12 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.81%) BBC
12 2 (0.81%) Social Media
13 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (26.42%) Windows
2 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.85%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.44%) Linux
5 4 (1.63%) UNIX
5 4 (1.63%) Android
6 3 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.81%) AIX
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (86.99%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (66.26%) MVC
3 138 (56.10%) Scrum
4 115 (46.75%) Web Application Development
5 113 (45.93%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (34.96%) BDD
7 82 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
8 62 (25.20%) Kanban
9 31 (12.60%) OO
10 30 (12.20%) MVVM
11 21 (8.54%) Web Development
12 20 (8.13%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 14 (5.69%) OOP
15 10 (4.07%) Pair Programming
16 8 (3.25%) Mobile Application Development
16 8 (3.25%) UML
16 8 (3.25%) Domain-Driven Design
16 8 (3.25%) Refactoring
17 7 (2.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 192 (78.05%) C#
2 57 (23.17%) JavaScript
2 57 (23.17%) SQL
3 37 (15.04%) Java
4 35 (14.23%) VB.NET
5 32 (13.01%) VB
6 29 (11.79%) Ruby
7 14 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.25%) VBA
9 6 (2.44%) PHP
10 5 (2.03%) Groovy
10 5 (2.03%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.03%) VB6
10 5 (2.03%) C++
10 5 (2.03%) C
11 3 (1.22%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) ISEB
3 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.35%) Facebook
3 13 (5.28%) Oracle
4 5 (2.03%) Apple
5 2 (0.81%) Sony
5 2 (0.81%) Yahoo!
5 2 (0.81%) Google
5 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.41%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.41%) Dell
6 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 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
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago