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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 50 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 15 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.92% 5.91% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 7.51% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 38
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £57,500 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
433 333 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.41% 78.72% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 357 261 354
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 May 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 May 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 -9 9 £35,000 +5.26% 1
Preston -13 2 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Chorley - 2 £37,500 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (97.50%) SQL Server
1 39 (97.50%) MVC
2 37 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (90.00%) C#
4 35 (87.50%) .NET
5 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
6 22 (55.00%) CSS
6 22 (55.00%) HTML
6 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (40.00%) SQL
9 16 (40.00%) Web Services
10 15 (37.50%) XML
10 15 (37.50%) NUnit
11 14 (35.00%) Scrum
11 14 (35.00%) JSON
11 14 (35.00%) Kanban
11 14 (35.00%) Moq
11 14 (35.00%) Web Application Development
12 13 (32.50%) RESTful
13 12 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
14 11 (27.50%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (27.50%) Java
15 10 (25.00%) VB.NET
15 10 (25.00%) Oracle
15 10 (25.00%) Subversion
15 10 (25.00%) Billing
15 10 (25.00%) Telecoms

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (97.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) NUnit
2 14 (35.00%) Moq
3 12 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (25.00%) Subversion
4 10 (25.00%) MSTest
5 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (25.00%) Billing
1 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) Graduate
7 1 (2.50%) Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (55.00%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (40.00%) Web Services
5 15 (37.50%) XML
6 14 (35.00%) JSON
7 13 (32.50%) RESTful
8 10 (25.00%) HTML5
9 8 (20.00%) WCF
9 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 8 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
9 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.50%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (17.50%) Ninject
10 7 (17.50%) Spring.NET
11 6 (15.00%) CSS3
12 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (10.00%) Tandem
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) MVC
2 37 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) Kanban
4 14 (35.00%) Web Application Development
5 11 (27.50%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (20.00%) OO
8 7 (17.50%) BDD
8 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
9 6 (15.00%) SDLC
10 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.00%) ERP
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (7.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) HP
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Blackburn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago