The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 359 335 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.69% 8.32% 9.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.72% 9.93% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 333 283 379
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3062 3373 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 83.80% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2782 2862
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

TDD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

TDD Salary Trend in Manchester

TDD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Manchester

TDD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +17 50 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Bolton +4 40 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Rochdale - 15 £45,000 - 2
Salford +5 10 £48,750 +4.83%
Cheadle - 10 £37,500 - 1
Sale - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wigan -4 3 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Altrincham -11 1 £22,500 -50.00% 2
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 469 (77.65%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (63.74%) .NET
3 363 (60.10%) C#
4 322 (53.31%) MVC
5 283 (46.85%) ASP.NET
6 281 (46.52%) SQL Server
7 232 (38.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 226 (37.42%) JavaScript
9 210 (34.77%) Scrum
10 205 (33.94%) HTML
11 182 (30.13%) BDD
12 180 (29.80%) CSS
13 162 (26.82%) SQL
14 158 (26.16%) WCF
15 115 (19.04%) Software Engineering
15 115 (19.04%) OO
16 113 (18.71%) Java
16 113 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
17 111 (18.38%) SOAP
18 110 (18.21%) jQuery
19 109 (18.05%) Web Application Development
20 106 (17.55%) Degree
21 102 (16.89%) Windows
22 99 (16.39%) Microsoft
23 97 (16.06%) .NET Framework
24 95 (15.73%) XML
24 95 (15.73%) Domain-Driven Design
25 88 (14.57%) JSON
26 86 (14.24%) Node.js
27 85 (14.07%) HTML5

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 86 (14.24%) Node.js
2 28 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.30%) CMS
4 19 (3.15%) Apache
5 16 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.66%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 8 (1.32%) IIS
8 8 (1.32%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.99%) WordPress
11 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.50%) Liferay
12 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.17%) Drupal
13 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.50%) GitHub
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.80%) HTTP
2 26 (4.30%) Internet
3 8 (1.32%) Broadband
4 3 (0.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (46.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 22 (3.64%) MySQL
4 20 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (2.98%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.81%) NoSQL
7 14 (2.32%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.50%) SQLite
12 1 (0.17%) Redis
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 80 (13.25%) NUnit
2 79 (13.08%) Git (software)
3 58 (9.60%) SpecFlow
4 56 (9.27%) TeamCity
5 55 (9.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (8.44%) Selenium
7 50 (8.28%) Jenkins
8 40 (6.62%) Hudson
9 35 (5.79%) SoapUI
10 34 (5.63%) Maven
11 29 (4.80%) MSTest
11 29 (4.80%) Moq
12 25 (4.14%) JIRA
13 22 (3.64%) Eclipse
13 22 (3.64%) Cucumber
14 19 (3.15%) Rhino Mocks
15 17 (2.81%) Visual Studio
16 16 (2.65%) JUnit
17 15 (2.48%) Subversion
18 12 (1.99%) Ant
General
1 48 (7.95%) Finance
1 48 (7.95%) Retail
2 27 (4.47%) Games
3 13 (2.15%) Advertising
3 13 (2.15%) Publishing
3 13 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.66%) Marketing
5 8 (1.32%) Automotive
6 6 (0.99%) Back Office
6 6 (0.99%) Music Industry
7 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.50%) Banking
8 3 (0.50%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
9 1 (0.17%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) German Language
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 441 (73.01%) Developer
2 205 (33.94%) .NET Developer
3 115 (19.04%) C# Developer
4 75 (12.42%) Senior Developer
5 71 (11.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 58 (9.60%) Software Engineer
7 49 (8.11%) Software Developer
8 40 (6.62%) Analyst
8 40 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (6.13%) Java Developer
10 34 (5.63%) Test Analyst
11 32 (5.30%) Tester
12 29 (4.80%) Agile C# Developer
13 27 (4.47%) Web Developer
14 25 (4.14%) ASP.NET Developer
15 21 (3.48%) PHP Developer
16 19 (3.15%) Senior .NET Developer
17 16 (2.65%) Technical Tester
17 16 (2.65%) Lead Developer
17 16 (2.65%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (63.74%) .NET
2 283 (46.85%) ASP.NET
3 232 (38.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 205 (33.94%) HTML
5 180 (29.80%) CSS
6 158 (26.16%) WCF
7 111 (18.38%) SOAP
8 110 (18.21%) jQuery
9 97 (16.06%) .NET Framework
10 95 (15.73%) XML
11 88 (14.57%) JSON
12 85 (14.07%) HTML5
13 76 (12.58%) Web Services
14 71 (11.75%) KnockoutJS
15 70 (11.59%) REST
16 65 (10.76%) Ninject
17 63 (10.43%) RESTful
18 61 (10.10%) LINQ
18 61 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
19 59 (9.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.93%) Mobile App
2 50 (8.28%) Computer Science
3 44 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.46%) Inversion of Control
6 31 (5.13%) N-Tier
7 28 (4.64%) iPhone
8 26 (4.30%) Streaming Music
9 15 (2.48%) Replication
10 13 (2.15%) User Experience
11 4 (0.66%) iPad
11 4 (0.66%) Open Source
12 2 (0.33%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.33%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.17%) BBC
13 1 (0.17%) W3C
13 1 (0.17%) DTV
13 1 (0.17%) LIMS
13 1 (0.17%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 102 (16.89%) Windows
2 69 (11.42%) Android
3 56 (9.27%) Linux
4 44 (7.28%) Apple iOS
5 31 (5.13%) UNIX
6 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (77.65%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (53.31%) MVC
3 210 (34.77%) Scrum
4 182 (30.13%) BDD
5 115 (19.04%) Software Engineering
5 115 (19.04%) OO
6 113 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
7 109 (18.05%) Web Application Development
8 95 (15.73%) Domain-Driven Design
9 82 (13.58%) Dependency Injection
10 74 (12.25%) OOP
11 71 (11.75%) Unit Testing
11 71 (11.75%) Web Development
12 68 (11.26%) Kanban
13 66 (10.93%) E-Commerce
14 48 (7.95%) System Testing
15 40 (6.62%) Automated Testing
15 40 (6.62%) Automation Testing
16 36 (5.96%) OOD
16 36 (5.96%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 363 (60.10%) C#
2 226 (37.42%) JavaScript
3 162 (26.82%) SQL
4 113 (18.71%) Java
5 45 (7.45%) C++
6 37 (6.13%) C
7 34 (5.63%) PHP
8 33 (5.46%) Ruby
9 28 (4.64%) VB.NET
10 18 (2.98%) Objective-C
11 15 (2.48%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.32%) VB
13 12 (1.99%) VBA
14 9 (1.49%) Scala
15 8 (1.32%) XAML
16 5 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.66%) XPath
18 3 (0.50%) F#
18 3 (0.50%) Python
19 2 (0.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 106 (17.55%) Degree
2 35 (5.79%) ISEB
3 10 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.99%) PMP
4 6 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) Vagrant
1 9 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.66%) Kibana
3 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 99 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.13%) Oracle
3 30 (4.97%) Google
4 16 (2.65%) Sitecore
5 15 (2.48%) SAP
6 8 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.99%) Apigee
7 6 (0.99%) Facebook
8 5 (0.83%) Twitter
8 5 (0.83%) Apple
9 4 (0.66%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.17%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.17%) Zend
10 1 (0.17%) Capita
10 1 (0.17%) Unisys
10 1 (0.17%) IBM
10 1 (0.17%) Sybase
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago