The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 51 46 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs citing TDD 12 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.37% 3.44% 10.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 4.21% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 40
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £63,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 404 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.00% 81.78% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 376 337 304
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

TDD
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Lancashire

TDD
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Blackburn - 5 £42,500 - 1
Blackpool - 3 £40,000 - 1
Preston -16 2 £34,000 -32.00%
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (88.89%) MVC
2 22 (81.48%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) C#
4 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
6 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (51.85%) HTML
8 12 (44.44%) CSS
8 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (40.74%) jQuery
10 10 (37.04%) OO
11 9 (33.33%) XML
12 8 (29.63%) WCF
12 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (29.63%) BDD
12 8 (29.63%) Web Services
13 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
13 7 (25.93%) Java
14 6 (22.22%) Windows
14 6 (22.22%) Scrum
14 6 (22.22%) Kanban
15 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
15 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
15 5 (18.52%) RESTful
15 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (18.52%) NUnit
15 5 (18.52%) MSTest
15 5 (18.52%) Moq
16 4 (14.81%) Subversion

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) NUnit
1 5 (18.52%) MSTest
1 5 (18.52%) Moq
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.81%) Games
1 4 (14.81%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (40.74%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (29.63%) WCF
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) RESTful
8 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (14.81%) JSON
9 4 (14.81%) REST
10 3 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (11.11%) Ninject
10 3 (11.11%) Backbone.js
10 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 3 (11.11%) Spring.NET
10 3 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) BBC
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (88.89%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (29.63%) BDD
4 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.81%) CQRS
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) XAML
7 2 (7.41%) VB
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (3.70%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Zend
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