The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 11 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.38% 6.45% 6.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 8.60% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 29
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,400 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 372 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.39% 75.00% 71.76%
Number of salaries quoted 285 339 311
Average salary £37,123 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
North West

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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +3 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Lancaster -7 3 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Preston -9 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Colne - 1 £33,500 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 32 (64.00%) C#
2 31 (62.00%) .NET
3 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (56.00%) Scrum
4 27 (54.00%) Java
5 21 (42.00%) MVC
6 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (28.00%) J2EE
7 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (26.00%) SQL
9 11 (22.00%) HTML
10 10 (20.00%) NUnit
10 10 (20.00%) WCF
10 10 (20.00%) Kanban
10 10 (20.00%) BDD
10 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (18.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (18.00%) Moq
11 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
11 9 (18.00%) Android
11 9 (18.00%) Selenium
11 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (16.00%) CSS
12 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
12 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
12 8 (16.00%) Spring
12 8 (16.00%) Castle Windsor

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Node.js
1 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) NUnit
2 9 (18.00%) Selenium
2 9 (18.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (18.00%) Moq
3 7 (14.00%) MSTest
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.00%) Firebug
5 3 (6.00%) JIRA
5 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.00%) Hudson
6 2 (4.00%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Java Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (28.00%) J2EE
5 11 (22.00%) HTML
6 10 (20.00%) WCF
6 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (16.00%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (16.00%) CSS
7 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
7 8 (16.00%) Spring
7 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.00%) Ninject
8 7 (14.00%) Spring.NET
8 7 (14.00%) WPF
8 7 (14.00%) jQuery
8 7 (14.00%) HTML5
8 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (14.00%) CSS3
8 7 (14.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (12.00%) Streaming Media
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Tandem
3 3 (6.00%) New Media
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) DTV
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Android
1 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Scrum
2 21 (42.00%) MVC
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Kanban
4 10 (20.00%) BDD
5 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.00%) User Stories
5 7 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (12.00%) UML
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) RAD
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
6 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) C#
2 27 (54.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (12.00%) Ruby
6 6 (12.00%) Scala
6 6 (12.00%) C
6 6 (12.00%) PHP
6 6 (12.00%) C++
7 4 (8.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) XAML
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ISEB
1 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
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