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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 34 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.19% 3.22% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 3.92% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 24
Average salary £36,250 £38,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +1.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
465 383 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.70% 82.19% 76.24%
Number of salaries quoted 387 295 335
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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
Blackburn +5 17 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Preston +2 13 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Chorley - 1 £37,500 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 42 (91.30%) MVC
1 42 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 41 (89.13%) C#
3 37 (80.43%) .NET
4 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
5 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (54.35%) Scrum
8 24 (52.17%) Kanban
8 24 (52.17%) Web Application Development
9 22 (47.83%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
10 19 (41.30%) CSS
10 19 (41.30%) HTML
11 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
12 16 (34.78%) RESTful
13 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
14 14 (30.43%) NUnit
14 14 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
14 14 (30.43%) BDD
15 13 (28.26%) Moq
15 13 (28.26%) HTML5
15 13 (28.26%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (26.09%) SQL
16 12 (26.09%) Inversion of Control
17 11 (23.91%) WCF
17 11 (23.91%) Castle Windsor
17 11 (23.91%) Web Services
17 11 (23.91%) XML

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (15.22%) Apache
1 7 (15.22%) nginx
2 2 (4.35%) SilverStripe
2 2 (4.35%) Node.js
2 2 (4.35%) Drupal
2 2 (4.35%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SSH
2 2 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) NUnit
1 14 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (28.26%) Moq
3 10 (21.74%) MSTest
4 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.70%) Subversion
6 3 (6.52%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.35%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
8 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (21.74%) Games
2 4 (8.70%) Billing
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) .NET Developer
3 13 (28.26%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.87%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Graduate
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) Tester
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
2 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
3 19 (41.30%) CSS
3 19 (41.30%) HTML
4 16 (34.78%) RESTful
5 13 (28.26%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (28.26%) HTML5
6 11 (23.91%) Castle Windsor
6 11 (23.91%) WCF
6 11 (23.91%) Web Services
6 11 (23.91%) XML
7 10 (21.74%) jQuery
7 10 (21.74%) Ninject
7 10 (21.74%) Spring.NET
7 10 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (21.74%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (19.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.52%) Tandem
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Android
1 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) MVC
2 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (54.35%) Scrum
5 24 (52.17%) Kanban
5 24 (52.17%) Web Application Development
6 22 (47.83%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (30.43%) BDD
8 9 (19.57%) OO
9 7 (15.22%) Mobile Development
10 6 (13.04%) SDLC
10 6 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.87%) ERP
11 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) Line Management
11 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.87%) Android Development
11 5 (10.87%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Zend
4 1 (2.17%) New Relic
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