The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 5 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.81% 6.38% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 7.10% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
TDD
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
150 169 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.27% 89.89% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 137 109 152
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,786
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Chester region.

TDD Salary Trend in Chester

TDD
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for TDD.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) BDD
4 14 (70.00%) .NET
5 13 (65.00%) RESTful
5 13 (65.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (60.00%) MVC
7 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (55.00%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (55.00%) Web Application Development
7 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (20.00%) Selenium
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) J2EE
9 3 (15.00%) XML
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
9 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
10 2 (10.00%) Skype
10 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
10 2 (10.00%) Open Source

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Sahi
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) WatiN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer in Test
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) AngularJS
2 13 (65.00%) RESTful
3 12 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (55.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Java EE
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) LINQ
8 1 (5.00%) WCF
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Telematics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) BDD
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 11 (55.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Progress
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