The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing TDD 32 63 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.44% 12.40% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 14.03% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 30
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 449 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 86.98% 88.39% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 306 388 296
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

TDD
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Liverpool region.

TDD Salary Trend in Liverpool

TDD
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Liverpool

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (76.36%) JavaScript
2 34 (61.82%) HTML
3 32 (58.18%) CSS
4 28 (50.91%) C#
5 26 (47.27%) .NET
5 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
6 24 (43.64%) MVC
6 24 (43.64%) jQuery
7 22 (40.00%) MySQL
7 22 (40.00%) PHP
8 20 (36.36%) OO
8 20 (36.36%) Apache
8 20 (36.36%) Linux
8 20 (36.36%) REST
9 19 (34.55%) SOAP
10 18 (32.73%) Web Services
10 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
10 18 (32.73%) Ajax
11 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (30.91%) OO PHP
12 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
13 14 (25.45%) Scrum
14 13 (23.64%) OOP
15 12 (21.82%) Magento
15 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (21.82%) Dependency Injection
15 12 (21.82%) Web Application Development
16 11 (20.00%) HTML5
16 11 (20.00%) SQL Server

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 20 (36.36%) Apache
2 5 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) MySQL
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.45%) Redis
4 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MSTest
1 6 (10.91%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (10.91%) Moq
1 6 (10.91%) NUnit
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.64%) Grunt
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
1 8 (14.55%) Retail
2 6 (10.91%) Music Industry
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) .NET Developer
3 21 (38.18%) PHP Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 9 (16.36%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Junior
6 6 (10.91%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Junior Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Graduate
6 6 (10.91%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Applications Developer
10 2 (3.64%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (61.82%) HTML
2 32 (58.18%) CSS
3 26 (47.27%) .NET
3 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
4 24 (43.64%) jQuery
5 20 (36.36%) REST
6 19 (34.55%) SOAP
7 18 (32.73%) Web Services
7 18 (32.73%) Ajax
8 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (20.00%) HTML5
9 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 7 (12.73%) CSS3
12 6 (10.91%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (10.91%) Ninject
12 6 (10.91%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.91%) WCF
12 6 (10.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) EPoS
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) MVC
2 20 (36.36%) OO
3 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
4 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) OO PHP
5 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
6 14 (25.45%) Scrum
7 13 (23.64%) OOP
8 12 (21.82%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (21.82%) Web Application Development
9 9 (16.36%) BDD
9 9 (16.36%) Web Development
10 8 (14.55%) Kanban
11 6 (10.91%) MVVM
12 5 (9.09%) Automated Testing
13 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
13 2 (3.64%) SOA
13 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
14 1 (1.82%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.91%) C#
3 22 (40.00%) PHP
4 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) F#
5 4 (7.27%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
1 2 (3.64%) Rackspace
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago