The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 310 361 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.72% 8.77% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 11.17% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 273 288 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3248 3232 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.90% 78.48% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2771 2610
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
North West

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Bolton +18 48 £41,250 +5.76% 4
Stockport +4 24 £32,500 -9.72% 4
Rochdale - 9 £39,500 -
Wigan +3 8 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Cheadle - 7 - - 1
Salford -14 6 £54,500 +36.25% 2
Bury -11 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Altrincham 0 3 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Oldham - 3 £39,000 - 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 434 (65.96%) C#
2 421 (63.98%) .NET
3 381 (57.90%) MVC
4 378 (57.45%) ASP.NET
5 360 (54.71%) SQL Server
6 284 (43.16%) JavaScript
7 271 (41.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 270 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
9 227 (34.50%) HTML
10 222 (33.74%) SQL
11 212 (32.22%) WCF
12 207 (31.46%) Scrum
13 185 (28.12%) CSS
14 169 (25.68%) jQuery
15 145 (22.04%) BDD
16 143 (21.73%) Web Services
17 139 (21.12%) OO
18 136 (20.67%) Web Development
19 134 (20.36%) .NET Framework
20 117 (17.78%) Java
20 117 (17.78%) LINQ
21 110 (16.72%) E-Commerce
22 108 (16.41%) XML
23 102 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 98 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 92 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 89 (13.53%) Microsoft
27 88 (13.37%) Degree
28 85 (12.92%) Web Application Development
29 83 (12.61%) Unit Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 52 (7.90%) Node.js
2 31 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 28 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.89%) IIS
5 13 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (1.82%) CMS
7 9 (1.37%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.91%) Jetty
8 6 (0.91%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.76%) Lync
10 2 (0.30%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.30%) WordPress
11 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.15%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.15%) Liferay
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) Confluence
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.15%) Apache
11 1 (0.15%) FileNet
Applications
1 40 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.76%) Fireworks
2 5 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.91%) GitHub
4 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.19%) Internet
2 10 (1.52%) HTTP
3 7 (1.06%) Intranet
4 3 (0.46%) Wireless
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (54.71%) SQL Server
2 78 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (10.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 33 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 31 (4.71%) MySQL
6 18 (2.74%) DB2
7 17 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.52%) Big Data
8 10 (1.52%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.37%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.30%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 58 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (7.90%) Git (software)
3 48 (7.29%) NUnit
4 40 (6.08%) Selenium
5 27 (4.10%) SpecFlow
6 26 (3.95%) Jenkins
7 23 (3.50%) Visual Studio
8 17 (2.58%) Eclipse
8 17 (2.58%) JUnit
8 17 (2.58%) Subversion
9 15 (2.28%) Moq
10 14 (2.13%) Maven
10 14 (2.13%) Ant
11 12 (1.82%) MSTest
11 12 (1.82%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.82%) Hudson
12 11 (1.67%) Xcode
13 10 (1.52%) Mockito
13 10 (1.52%) Axure RP
14 9 (1.37%) Gerrit
General
1 63 (9.57%) Finance
2 35 (5.32%) Games
3 23 (3.50%) Retail
4 16 (2.43%) Marketing
5 12 (1.82%) Advertising
6 10 (1.52%) Billing
7 6 (0.91%) Publishing
8 5 (0.76%) Automotive
9 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.15%) Legal
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 607 (92.25%) Developer
2 248 (37.69%) .NET Developer
3 161 (24.47%) C# Developer
4 141 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 97 (14.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 77 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 61 (9.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (9.12%) Web Developer
9 51 (7.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (6.84%) Senior C# Developer
10 45 (6.84%) Software Developer
11 40 (6.08%) iOS Developer
12 28 (4.26%) C# Web Developer
13 27 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
14 26 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (3.95%) Software Engineer
15 25 (3.80%) .NET Web Developer
16 24 (3.65%) Agile C# Developer
17 22 (3.34%) Lead Developer
18 21 (3.19%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (63.98%) .NET
2 378 (57.45%) ASP.NET
3 271 (41.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 227 (34.50%) HTML
5 212 (32.22%) WCF
6 185 (28.12%) CSS
7 169 (25.68%) jQuery
8 143 (21.73%) Web Services
9 134 (20.36%) .NET Framework
10 117 (17.78%) LINQ
11 108 (16.41%) XML
12 102 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 98 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 92 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 69 (10.49%) KnockoutJS
16 60 (9.12%) Hibernate
17 54 (8.21%) WPF
18 52 (7.90%) HTML5
19 51 (7.75%) Razor View Engine
20 49 (7.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.46%) Mobile App
2 54 (8.21%) iPhone
3 52 (7.90%) Computer Science
4 48 (7.29%) N-Tier
5 21 (3.19%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.28%) iPad
7 14 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.67%) Graphic Design
9 9 (1.37%) Social Media
10 8 (1.22%) Open Source
10 8 (1.22%) Streaming Music
11 5 (0.76%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.61%) Replication
13 2 (0.30%) Streaming Media
13 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.30%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.30%) Blog
14 1 (0.15%) New Media
14 1 (0.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 67 (10.18%) Android
2 63 (9.57%) Apple iOS
3 48 (7.29%) Windows
4 34 (5.17%) Linux
5 9 (1.37%) UNIX
6 4 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.46%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (57.90%) MVC
2 270 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (31.46%) Scrum
4 145 (22.04%) BDD
5 139 (21.12%) OO
6 136 (20.67%) Web Development
7 110 (16.72%) E-Commerce
8 85 (12.92%) Web Application Development
9 83 (12.61%) Unit Testing
10 76 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (10.94%) Domain-Driven Design
12 70 (10.64%) Pair Programming
13 67 (10.18%) Kanban
14 63 (9.57%) OOP
15 55 (8.36%) iOS Development
16 53 (8.05%) Software Engineering
17 47 (7.14%) UML
18 44 (6.69%) OOD
19 41 (6.23%) SOA
20 40 (6.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 434 (65.96%) C#
2 284 (43.16%) JavaScript
3 222 (33.74%) SQL
4 117 (17.78%) Java
5 71 (10.79%) T-SQL
6 51 (7.75%) VB.NET
7 41 (6.23%) Objective-C
8 27 (4.10%) PHP
9 25 (3.80%) Ruby
10 24 (3.65%) VB
11 16 (2.43%) C
12 14 (2.13%) Scala
13 12 (1.82%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.52%) C++
15 9 (1.37%) XPath
16 5 (0.76%) Delphi
16 5 (0.76%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.46%) PHP5
17 3 (0.46%) ActionScript
17 3 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (13.37%) Degree
2 41 (6.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (5.93%) MCP
4 34 (5.17%) MCSD
5 32 (4.86%) MCAD
5 32 (4.86%) MCTS
6 9 (1.37%) HND
6 9 (1.37%) ISEB
7 5 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.76%) CCNP
8 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.30%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.58%) QA
2 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.91%) Puppet
2 3 (0.46%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.60%) Oracle
3 29 (4.41%) Google
4 18 (2.74%) Sybase
5 7 (1.06%) JBoss
5 7 (1.06%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.61%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.61%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.30%) Twitter
9 1 (0.15%) VMware
9 1 (0.15%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe
9 1 (0.15%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.15%) IBM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAVAS LYNX
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £21216 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago