The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 18 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing TDD 33 58 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.35% 12.06% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 14.72% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 56 24
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 394 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.12% 81.91% 68.98%
Number of salaries quoted 367 355 340
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
Merseyside

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 29 July 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Liverpool

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 41 (56.94%) OO
2 40 (55.56%) HTML
3 38 (52.78%) MVC
4 34 (47.22%) CSS
5 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 33 (45.83%) jQuery
6 32 (44.44%) Ajax
7 30 (41.67%) C#
8 25 (34.72%) MySQL
8 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (33.33%) Scrum
10 23 (31.94%) .NET
11 22 (30.56%) SQL
12 21 (29.17%) Java
12 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
12 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
13 20 (27.78%) PHP
13 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
13 20 (27.78%) HTML5
14 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (26.39%) WCF
15 18 (25.00%) Retail
15 18 (25.00%) Subversion
16 17 (23.61%) Automated Testing
16 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
17 14 (19.44%) Apache
17 14 (19.44%) Linux
17 14 (19.44%) Spring
17 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
17 14 (19.44%) BDD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 14 (19.44%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) nginx
3 4 (5.56%) Node.js
4 3 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.39%) Jetty
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) MySQL
2 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.50%) Big Data
4 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 7 (9.72%) Redis
6 6 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.00%) Subversion
3 11 (15.28%) Selenium
3 11 (15.28%) NUnit
4 10 (13.89%) JUnit
4 10 (13.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.33%) Maven
5 6 (8.33%) JIRA
6 5 (6.94%) Bugzilla
6 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.94%) RSpec
6 5 (6.94%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.94%) Hudson
6 5 (6.94%) SpecFlow
6 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.78%) TestComplete
General
1 18 (25.00%) Retail
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) PHP Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Team Leader
5 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Development Team Leader
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Java Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) HTML
2 34 (47.22%) CSS
3 33 (45.83%) jQuery
4 32 (44.44%) Ajax
5 23 (31.94%) .NET
6 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 20 (27.78%) HTML5
8 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (26.39%) WCF
9 14 (19.44%) Spring
10 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (13.89%) Razor View Engine
11 10 (13.89%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (13.89%) MonoRail
11 10 (13.89%) NHibernate
12 9 (12.50%) Web Services
13 8 (11.11%) RESTful
14 7 (9.72%) LINQ
14 7 (9.72%) WPF
15 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) EPoS
2 6 (8.33%) Open Source
3 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) NHS
6 2 (2.78%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) OO
2 38 (52.78%) MVC
3 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (33.33%) Scrum
5 17 (23.61%) Automated Testing
5 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
6 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
6 14 (19.44%) BDD
7 13 (18.06%) Web Application Development
7 13 (18.06%) OO PHP
8 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.89%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Automation Testing
11 6 (8.33%) Analytics
11 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
12 5 (6.94%) User Stories
12 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 30 (41.67%) C#
3 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 21 (29.17%) Java
5 20 (27.78%) PHP
6 13 (18.06%) Ruby
7 5 (6.94%) PHP5
8 4 (5.56%) Scala
8 4 (5.56%) XAML
9 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (6.94%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
1 11 (15.28%) Zend
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Sybase
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) WSO2
4 1 (1.39%) Kony
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
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