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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 49 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 14 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.93% 5.89% 5.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 7.28% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 25
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,250 £40,000
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
406 453 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.94% 80.89% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 343 400 316
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
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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
Blackpool - 4 £40,000 -
Lytham St Annes -3 3 £35,000 +11.11%
Preston -18 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Newton-le-Willows +16 2 £32,500 - 1
Lancaster -4 2 £38,500 -3.75%
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (92.31%) MVC
2 20 (76.92%) .NET
3 19 (73.08%) C#
3 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
5 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (50.00%) jQuery
7 10 (38.46%) HTML
7 10 (38.46%) OO
8 8 (30.77%) BDD
9 7 (26.92%) XML
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
10 6 (23.08%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) WCF
10 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 4 (15.38%) Internet
12 4 (15.38%) Web Services
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) Games
12 4 (15.38%) Scrum
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (15.38%) REST
12 4 (15.38%) CQRS
12 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
12 4 (15.38%) Kanban
12 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) MSTest
2 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.85%) Moq
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Head of IT
5 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (50.00%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) WCF
7 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (15.38%) REST
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) WPF
9 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
9 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.54%) PhoneGap
10 2 (7.69%) Laravel
10 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
10 2 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) W3C
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) MVC
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) OO
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (15.38%) CQRS
6 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.85%) User Stories
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) XAML
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Zend
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