The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 383 375 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.12% 9.66% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.26% 10.75% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 344 347 247
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
3400 3489 3566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.83% 89.85% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2904 2888 2954
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Manchester

TDD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -2 33 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Stockport -1 21 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Sale - 12 £47,500 - 1
Bury +1 9 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Wigan +2 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Rochdale -17 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oldham +1 3 £32,500 -1.51% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for TDD.

1 642 (86.29%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (52.69%) .NET
3 391 (52.55%) C#
4 353 (47.45%) MVC
5 310 (41.67%) BDD
6 308 (41.40%) Scrum
7 289 (38.84%) ASP.NET
8 282 (37.90%) SQL Server
9 262 (35.22%) JavaScript
10 251 (33.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 241 (32.39%) HTML
12 216 (29.03%) AngularJS
13 205 (27.55%) Java
14 204 (27.42%) CSS
15 197 (26.48%) SQL
16 193 (25.94%) OO
17 186 (25.00%) WCF
18 163 (21.91%) .NET Framework
19 152 (20.43%) jQuery
20 149 (20.03%) Git (software)
21 145 (19.49%) RESTful
22 144 (19.35%) Entity Framework
23 141 (18.95%) SQL Server 2014
24 135 (18.15%) Kanban
25 133 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
26 127 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
27 118 (15.86%) Web Application Development
28 113 (15.19%) Unit Testing
29 110 (14.78%) Web Services
30 109 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.09%) WebSphere
3 22 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.55%) CMS
5 17 (2.28%) Apache Solr
6 13 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (1.61%) NServiceBus
8 9 (1.21%) IIS
9 6 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.67%) Apache
10 5 (0.67%) Commerce Server
10 5 (0.67%) JBoss
10 5 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.54%) Confluence
11 4 (0.54%) nginx
12 3 (0.40%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.13%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 20 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.61%) Magento
2 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.49%) Google Play
4 17 (2.28%) GitHub
5 4 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.40%) SaaS
7 2 (0.27%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.05%) Internet
2 12 (1.61%) HTTP
3 5 (0.67%) SSL
4 3 (0.40%) Intranet
5 2 (0.27%) AMQP
6 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (37.90%) SQL Server
2 141 (18.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 82 (11.02%) MySQL
4 60 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 57 (7.66%) MongoDB
6 39 (5.24%) Relational Database
7 38 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (3.23%) Big Data
9 19 (2.55%) DB2
9 19 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (2.42%) Redis
11 17 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (2.28%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 149 (20.03%) Git (software)
2 65 (8.74%) NUnit
3 64 (8.60%) Selenium
4 61 (8.20%) Jenkins
5 47 (6.32%) JIRA
5 47 (6.32%) TeamCity
6 43 (5.78%) Subversion
7 41 (5.51%) Ant
8 39 (5.24%) SpecFlow
9 37 (4.97%) Cucumber
10 36 (4.84%) MSTest
11 33 (4.44%) Maven
12 32 (4.30%) JUnit
13 30 (4.03%) Rhino Mocks
13 30 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (3.76%) Eclipse
15 23 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (3.09%) Moq
16 19 (2.55%) Grunt
17 18 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 104 (13.98%) Finance
2 73 (9.81%) Games
3 51 (6.85%) Retail
4 31 (4.17%) Marketing
5 11 (1.48%) Music Industry
6 8 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.81%) Banking
9 5 (0.67%) Electronics
9 5 (0.67%) Legal
10 3 (0.40%) Advertising
10 3 (0.40%) Automotive
10 3 (0.40%) Back Office
11 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 608 (81.72%) Developer
2 270 (36.29%) .NET Developer
3 154 (20.70%) C# Developer
4 144 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 98 (13.17%) Java Developer
6 93 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 64 (8.60%) Lead Developer
8 57 (7.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 56 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
10 54 (7.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 53 (7.12%) PHP Developer
12 48 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
13 45 (6.05%) Software Developer
14 42 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
15 41 (5.51%) .NET Software Developer
16 39 (5.24%) Web Developer
17 38 (5.11%) Analyst
17 38 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 35 (4.70%) Junior
18 35 (4.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (52.69%) .NET
2 289 (38.84%) ASP.NET
3 251 (33.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 241 (32.39%) HTML
5 216 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 204 (27.42%) CSS
7 186 (25.00%) WCF
8 163 (21.91%) .NET Framework
9 152 (20.43%) jQuery
10 145 (19.49%) RESTful
11 144 (19.35%) Entity Framework
12 127 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 110 (14.78%) Web Services
14 109 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 105 (14.11%) WPF
16 103 (13.84%) Node.js
17 101 (13.58%) HTML5
18 90 (12.10%) Spring
19 88 (11.83%) KnockoutJS
20 79 (10.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.08%) Mobile App
2 67 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 62 (8.33%) iPad
4 44 (5.91%) User Experience
5 37 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (3.76%) Inversion of Control
8 26 (3.49%) iPhone
9 18 (2.42%) Xbox
10 12 (1.61%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.34%) PMI
12 9 (1.21%) Fintech
13 8 (1.08%) Smartphone
14 7 (0.94%) Social Network
15 5 (0.67%) W3C
16 4 (0.54%) BBC
17 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
17 3 (0.40%) NHS
18 2 (0.27%) Blog
18 2 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (12.50%) Windows
2 63 (8.47%) Linux
3 35 (4.70%) Android
4 13 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.75%) Unix
5 10 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (0.81%) CoreOS
6 6 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.67%) CentOS
8 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (86.29%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (47.45%) MVC
3 310 (41.67%) BDD
4 308 (41.40%) Scrum
5 193 (25.94%) OO
6 135 (18.15%) Kanban
7 133 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
8 118 (15.86%) Web Application Development
9 113 (15.19%) Unit Testing
10 104 (13.98%) Dependency Injection
11 103 (13.84%) Web Development
12 93 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 82 (11.02%) E-Commerce
14 69 (9.27%) Continuous Delivery
15 66 (8.87%) OOP
16 62 (8.33%) DevOps
17 59 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 59 (7.93%) SDLC
18 58 (7.80%) SOLID
19 54 (7.26%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 391 (52.55%) C#
2 262 (35.22%) JavaScript
3 205 (27.55%) Java
4 197 (26.48%) SQL
5 95 (12.77%) Ruby
6 86 (11.56%) PHP
7 29 (3.90%) Python
8 27 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 26 (3.49%) F#
10 25 (3.36%) VB.NET
11 23 (3.09%) VB
12 12 (1.61%) Scala
13 11 (1.48%) C++
14 8 (1.08%) C
14 8 (1.08%) ES6
14 8 (1.08%) Go
14 8 (1.08%) VBA
15 7 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
15 7 (0.94%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (6.85%) Degree
2 11 (1.48%) ISEB
3 10 (1.34%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.70%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (2.28%) Docker
2 10 (1.34%) Varnish
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (4.17%) Kibana
2 22 (2.96%) Puppet
3 8 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) logstash
5 1 (0.13%) Salt
5 1 (0.13%) Terraform
5 1 (0.13%) yum
Vendors
1 88 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.06%) Google
3 40 (5.38%) Oracle
4 12 (1.61%) Adobe
5 11 (1.48%) IBM
6 10 (1.34%) Snowplow
7 9 (1.21%) PayPal
8 8 (1.08%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.81%) Remedy
10 6 (0.81%) SAP
11 5 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.54%) Zend
13 2 (0.27%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.13%) Facebook
14 1 (0.13%) HP
14 1 (0.13%) RedGate
14 1 (0.13%) Sybase
14 1 (0.13%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + FLEXITIME, PERKBOX, PENSION
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35-65k + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + working from home
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday