The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.16% 7.81% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 8.33% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 60 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 82.19% 93.75% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 46 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

TDD
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

TDD Salary Trend in Macclesfield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (81.48%) WCF
4 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 16 (59.26%) WPF
6 15 (55.56%) SOAP
7 13 (48.15%) LINQ
7 13 (48.15%) NUnit
7 13 (48.15%) REST
8 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 12 (44.44%) MSMQ
9 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
9 11 (40.74%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) Web Services
10 9 (33.33%) XML
10 9 (33.33%) MVC
10 9 (33.33%) Finance
10 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (29.63%) Symfony
11 8 (29.63%) VBA
11 8 (29.63%) Windows
11 8 (29.63%) UML
11 8 (29.63%) MySQL
11 8 (29.63%) PHP
12 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
12 7 (25.93%) OO

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) NUnit
2 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 4 (14.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) WCF
3 16 (59.26%) WPF
4 15 (55.56%) SOAP
5 13 (48.15%) LINQ
5 13 (48.15%) REST
6 12 (44.44%) MSMQ
7 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) Symfony
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (22.22%) JSON
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) CSS
12 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET
12 4 (14.81%) Lucene
12 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
12 4 (14.81%) HTML5
12 4 (14.81%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) UML
4 7 (25.93%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (22.22%) SOA
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
7 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum-ban
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
7 4 (14.81%) Kanban
8 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 8 (29.63%) VBA
4 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.81%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Zend
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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