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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 21 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.83% 8.19% 11.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 9.24% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
381 357 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.59% 88.59% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 301 306 383
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (80.43%) BDD
2 35 (76.09%) MVC
3 34 (73.91%) .NET
3 34 (73.91%) C#
3 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET
4 33 (71.74%) Ruby
5 32 (69.57%) WCF
5 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (67.39%) Git (software)
7 29 (63.04%) RESTful
7 29 (63.04%) .NET Framework
7 29 (63.04%) SQL Server
7 29 (63.04%) NoSQL
7 29 (63.04%) Entity Framework
7 29 (63.04%) Node.js
7 29 (63.04%) Web Application Development
7 29 (63.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (63.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 29 (63.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.04%) QA
9 6 (13.04%) jQuery
9 6 (13.04%) CSS
9 6 (13.04%) HTML
9 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
11 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (8.70%) Line Management
11 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (63.04%) Node.js
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (63.04%) NoSQL
1 29 (63.04%) SQL Server
1 29 (63.04%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (67.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.70%) Sahi
4 3 (6.52%) Xcode
5 2 (4.35%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
5 2 (4.35%) JMeter
5 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 34 (73.91%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Automation Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.52%) iOS Developer
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) .NET
1 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET
2 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 32 (69.57%) WCF
3 29 (63.04%) .NET Framework
3 29 (63.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 29 (63.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 29 (63.04%) Entity Framework
3 29 (63.04%) RESTful
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
4 6 (13.04%) HTML
4 6 (13.04%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) LINQ
5 3 (6.52%) WPF
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) CSS3
7 1 (2.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (80.43%) BDD
2 35 (76.09%) MVC
3 29 (63.04%) Web Application Development
4 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Line Management
5 4 (8.70%) Load Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Security Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) SEO
7 2 (4.35%) OWASP
7 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 33 (71.74%) Ruby
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
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