The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs citing TDD 9 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.86% 15.11% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 21.21% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 99 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 81.62% 71.22% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 141 95 144
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

TDD
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

TDD Salary Trend in Knutsford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) MVC
2 22 (81.48%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
4 17 (62.96%) Scrum
5 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 13 (48.15%) OO
6 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (48.15%) Web Application Development
7 12 (44.44%) NHibernate
8 11 (40.74%) WCF
8 11 (40.74%) Web Services
8 11 (40.74%) SQL
8 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (37.04%) Ajax
9 10 (37.04%) Social Network
9 10 (37.04%) LINQ
9 10 (37.04%) MonoRail
9 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (37.04%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (37.04%) Subversion
9 10 (37.04%) NUnit
10 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 9 (33.33%) jQuery
10 9 (33.33%) Git (software)

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Informix
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
1 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Introscope
4 2 (7.41%) Mockito
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Programmer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Programmer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Programmer
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Programmer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (44.44%) NHibernate
4 11 (40.74%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) Web Services
5 10 (37.04%) Ajax
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (37.04%) LINQ
5 10 (37.04%) MonoRail
5 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (37.04%) Razor View Engine
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) RESTful
9 2 (7.41%) PowerMock
9 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
9 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Social Network
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) Online Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) MVC
3 17 (62.96%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) OO
4 13 (48.15%) Web Application Development
5 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.93%) MVVM
6 7 (25.93%) Build Automation
6 7 (25.93%) SOA
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.70%) CQRS
9 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) Compuware
1 2 (7.41%) HP
1 2 (7.41%) Perforce
1 2 (7.41%) Zend
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Posted: 2 days ago
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