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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 286 333 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.04% 8.79% 9.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 11.19% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 246 286 323
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Stockport +7 22 £32,500 -9.72% 4
Rochdale - 8 £42,250 -
Salford -10 7 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Cheadle - 6 £27,000 - 1
Altrincham +1 4 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Wigan -2 4 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Oldham - 3 £39,000 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 495 (79.33%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (67.31%) C#
3 391 (62.66%) .NET
4 363 (58.17%) MVC
5 354 (56.73%) ASP.NET
6 336 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 277 (44.39%) JavaScript
8 256 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 241 (38.62%) HTML
10 205 (32.85%) Scrum
11 200 (32.05%) SQL
12 197 (31.57%) WCF
13 196 (31.41%) CSS
14 157 (25.16%) jQuery
15 136 (21.79%) Web Services
16 129 (20.67%) BDD
17 128 (20.51%) .NET Framework
18 122 (19.55%) OO
19 118 (18.91%) E-Commerce
19 118 (18.91%) Web Development
20 114 (18.27%) Java
21 111 (17.79%) LINQ
22 97 (15.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 94 (15.06%) XML
24 87 (13.94%) Microsoft
24 87 (13.94%) Web Application Development
25 81 (12.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 80 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
27 79 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 79 (12.66%) Domain-Driven Design

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (10.26%) Node.js
2 31 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 25 (4.01%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.88%) IIS
5 12 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.76%) CMS
7 7 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.96%) Jetty
9 5 (0.80%) Lync
10 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.48%) Apache
12 2 (0.32%) WordPress
12 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.32%) Liferay
12 2 (0.32%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.16%) Confluence
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 42 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.96%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.44%) GitHub
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) SaaS
4 3 (0.48%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.01%) Internet
2 19 (3.04%) HTTP
3 8 (1.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) Extranet
4 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (8.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (4.49%) MySQL
5 28 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.24%) NoSQL
7 14 (2.24%) DB2
8 11 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.44%) Big Data
10 7 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.12%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.80%) SQLite
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 44 (7.05%) NUnit
4 37 (5.93%) Selenium
5 21 (3.37%) SpecFlow
6 19 (3.04%) Visual Studio
7 18 (2.88%) JUnit
7 18 (2.88%) Jenkins
8 15 (2.40%) Axure RP
9 13 (2.08%) Maven
9 13 (2.08%) Xcode
10 12 (1.92%) Subversion
10 12 (1.92%) MSTest
11 10 (1.60%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.60%) Grunt
11 10 (1.60%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.44%) Ant
12 9 (1.44%) JIRA
13 8 (1.28%) Hudson
14 6 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 58 (9.29%) Finance
2 32 (5.13%) Games
3 19 (3.04%) Marketing
4 16 (2.56%) Retail
5 13 (2.08%) Advertising
5 13 (2.08%) Billing
6 8 (1.28%) Publishing
7 5 (0.80%) Back Office
7 5 (0.80%) Automotive
8 3 (0.48%) German Language
8 3 (0.48%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.48%) Turkish Language
9 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 580 (92.95%) Developer
2 221 (35.42%) .NET Developer
3 143 (22.92%) C# Developer
3 143 (22.92%) Senior Developer
4 79 (12.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 71 (11.38%) Java Developer
6 49 (7.85%) Senior C# Developer
7 45 (7.21%) Web Developer
8 43 (6.89%) Software Developer
9 40 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (5.77%) iOS Developer
11 34 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (4.49%) Agile C# Developer
13 26 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
14 24 (3.85%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (3.37%) Junior Developer
16 21 (3.37%) Junior
17 20 (3.21%) Senior Web Developer
18 17 (2.72%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (62.66%) .NET
2 354 (56.73%) ASP.NET
3 256 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 241 (38.62%) HTML
5 197 (31.57%) WCF
6 196 (31.41%) CSS
7 157 (25.16%) jQuery
8 136 (21.79%) Web Services
9 128 (20.51%) .NET Framework
10 111 (17.79%) LINQ
11 97 (15.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 94 (15.06%) XML
13 81 (12.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 80 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
15 79 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 63 (10.10%) HTML5
17 56 (8.97%) Ajax
18 54 (8.65%) Hibernate
19 53 (8.49%) Ninject
20 52 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.34%) Mobile App
2 57 (9.13%) iPhone
3 47 (7.53%) N-Tier
4 33 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.65%) User Experience
6 19 (3.04%) iPad
7 15 (2.40%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.40%) Streaming Music
8 13 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.76%) Graphic Design
10 10 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.12%) Social Media
12 5 (0.80%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.64%) Replication
13 4 (0.64%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.64%) Open Source
14 2 (0.32%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.16%) BBC
15 1 (0.16%) DTV
15 1 (0.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.38%) Android
2 60 (9.62%) Apple iOS
3 42 (6.73%) Windows
4 33 (5.29%) Linux
5 5 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (0.80%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.64%) UNIX
7 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (79.33%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (58.17%) MVC
3 205 (32.85%) Scrum
4 129 (20.67%) BDD
5 122 (19.55%) OO
6 118 (18.91%) E-Commerce
6 118 (18.91%) Web Development
7 87 (13.94%) Web Application Development
8 79 (12.66%) Domain-Driven Design
9 67 (10.74%) Unit Testing
10 65 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (10.26%) Kanban
12 63 (10.10%) Pair Programming
13 54 (8.65%) OOP
14 53 (8.49%) SOA
14 53 (8.49%) Dependency Injection
14 53 (8.49%) Mentoring
15 51 (8.17%) iOS Development
15 51 (8.17%) UML
16 48 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 420 (67.31%) C#
2 277 (44.39%) JavaScript
3 200 (32.05%) SQL
4 114 (18.27%) Java
5 65 (10.42%) T-SQL
6 49 (7.85%) VB.NET
7 41 (6.57%) Objective-C
8 33 (5.29%) Ruby
9 20 (3.21%) Scala
10 18 (2.88%) PHP
11 17 (2.72%) VB
12 16 (2.56%) C
13 11 (1.76%) TypeScript
14 9 (1.44%) C++
15 7 (1.12%) Python
16 5 (0.80%) Delphi
16 5 (0.80%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.64%) Clojure
17 4 (0.64%) Perl
17 4 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (11.70%) Degree
2 25 (4.01%) MCP
2 25 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.21%) MCSD
4 18 (2.88%) MCAD
4 18 (2.88%) MCTS
5 10 (1.60%) ISEB
6 5 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.80%) CCNP
7 4 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.64%) HND
8 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.56%) QA
2 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.28%) Puppet
2 4 (0.64%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 87 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.41%) Oracle
3 28 (4.49%) Google
4 14 (2.24%) Sybase
5 9 (1.44%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.12%) JBoss
7 6 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.48%) Apple
9 2 (0.32%) Endeca
9 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.16%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.16%) Twitter
10 1 (0.16%) VMware
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe
10 1 (0.16%) Embarcadero
10 1 (0.16%) IBM
10 1 (0.16%) SAP
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago