The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 20 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.43% 1.20% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 1.60% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
194 187 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.51% 74.80% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 131 153
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

TDD
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 3 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Chester

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) MVC
3 15 (51.72%) BDD
4 14 (48.28%) C#
5 13 (44.83%) Pair Programming
6 12 (41.38%) WCF
6 12 (41.38%) Java
6 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
6 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
6 12 (41.38%) SDLC
7 10 (34.48%) Kanban
7 10 (34.48%) Refactoring
7 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (31.03%) Web Services
8 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
8 9 (31.03%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (27.59%) NHibernate
10 7 (24.14%) Spring
10 7 (24.14%) OO
10 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
11 6 (20.69%) CQRS
11 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (20.69%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (20.69%) Moq
11 6 (20.69%) Node.js

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (20.69%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) Redis
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) NUnit
1 6 (20.69%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (20.69%) Moq
2 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Calabash
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.90%) Gradle
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.90%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
2 12 (41.38%) WCF
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
3 9 (31.03%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 8 (27.59%) NHibernate
5 7 (24.14%) Spring
6 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) LINQ
6 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (20.69%) RESTful
7 4 (13.79%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) SignalR
7 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Tandem
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) MVC
3 15 (51.72%) BDD
4 13 (44.83%) Pair Programming
5 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
5 12 (41.38%) SDLC
6 10 (34.48%) Refactoring
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (34.48%) Kanban
7 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (24.14%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
8 6 (20.69%) CQRS
8 6 (20.69%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (17.24%) Coaching
10 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
12 2 (6.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) ATG
1 2 (6.90%) hybris
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