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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 32 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.39% 3.41% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 4.11% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 26
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
414 414 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.63% 83.13% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 343 332 357
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,875 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Preston +17 17 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Blackburn +3 12 £35,000 -30.69%
Blackpool -9 2 £48,750 +21.87% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (88.89%) MVC
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 39 (86.67%) C#
3 35 (77.78%) .NET
4 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
4 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (64.44%) Scrum
6 29 (64.44%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (62.22%) Kanban
7 28 (62.22%) Web Application Development
7 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (44.44%) AngularJS
9 18 (40.00%) RESTful
10 16 (35.56%) BDD
11 15 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (33.33%) Games
11 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 14 (31.11%) CSS
12 14 (31.11%) HTML
12 14 (31.11%) Inversion of Control
13 13 (28.89%) Rhino Mocks
13 13 (28.89%) WCF
13 13 (28.89%) Castle Windsor
13 13 (28.89%) NUnit
14 12 (26.67%) Ninject
14 12 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
14 12 (26.67%) Moq

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.56%) Apache
1 7 (15.56%) nginx
2 2 (4.44%) SilverStripe
2 2 (4.44%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) Drupal
2 2 (4.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (4.44%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) NUnit
1 13 (28.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (26.67%) Moq
2 12 (26.67%) MSTest
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 30 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.56%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 18 (40.00%) RESTful
5 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (31.11%) CSS
6 14 (31.11%) HTML
7 13 (28.89%) WCF
7 13 (28.89%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (26.67%) Ninject
8 12 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (26.67%) Spring.NET
9 9 (20.00%) HTML5
10 8 (17.78%) Web Services
10 8 (17.78%) XML
11 7 (15.56%) JSON
11 7 (15.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Android
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) MVC
2 30 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (64.44%) Dependency Injection
3 29 (64.44%) Scrum
4 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (62.22%) Kanban
4 28 (62.22%) Web Application Development
5 16 (35.56%) BDD
6 9 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
7 7 (15.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (11.11%) Android Development
8 5 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 5 (11.11%) Line Management
8 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) ERP
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (4.44%) Web Design
9 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) C#
2 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) PHP
4 6 (13.33%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 2 (4.44%) C
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) HP
2 2 (4.44%) Zend
3 1 (2.22%) New Relic
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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