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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.41% 9.38% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 10.20% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 10
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
63 147 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 92.65% 91.88% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 124 73
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software QA Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA