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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 235 362 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.61% 9.74% 9.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 12.13% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 216 315 352
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,250 £45,950
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
3435 2984 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 80.30% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2551 3058
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Stockport +1 37 £35,000 +3.70% 6
Bolton +7 22 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Ashton-under-Lyne - 12 £47,500 -
Salford -1 7 £40,000 - 2
Altrincham -2 7 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Cheadle - 2 £32,500 - 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 427 (82.12%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (70.38%) C#
3 359 (69.04%) .NET
4 331 (63.65%) MVC
5 320 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 273 (52.50%) SQL Server
7 255 (49.04%) JavaScript
8 251 (48.27%) HTML
9 249 (47.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 230 (44.23%) CSS
11 198 (38.08%) Scrum
12 147 (28.27%) SQL
13 144 (27.69%) WCF
14 143 (27.50%) jQuery
15 131 (25.19%) BDD
16 115 (22.12%) .NET Framework
17 99 (19.04%) OO
18 98 (18.85%) Domain-Driven Design
19 90 (17.31%) Web Application Development
20 87 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 85 (16.35%) Dependency Injection
22 84 (16.15%) E-Commerce
22 84 (16.15%) HTML5
23 83 (15.96%) Microsoft
24 79 (15.19%) Java
25 78 (15.00%) Web Development
26 75 (14.42%) Web Services
26 75 (14.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 74 (14.23%) SOAP
28 72 (13.85%) KnockoutJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 69 (13.27%) Node.js
2 28 (5.38%) CMS
3 22 (4.23%) IIS
3 22 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (2.88%) Umbraco
6 13 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.35%) JBoss
9 6 (1.15%) Jetty
10 5 (0.96%) Apache
11 4 (0.77%) WordPress
12 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.58%) Liferay
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.19%) Confluence
13 1 (0.19%) LiveCycle
13 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.19%) FileNet
Applications
1 23 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.12%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.15%) GitHub
3 2 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.12%) HTTP
2 26 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (0.38%) Extranet
3 2 (0.38%) Intranet
4 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (4.42%) MongoDB
6 22 (4.23%) MySQL
7 17 (3.27%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.92%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.54%) SQLite
12 7 (1.35%) DB2
13 6 (1.15%) Big Data
13 6 (1.15%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.38%) Mahout
16 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
16 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (9.23%) NUnit
3 41 (7.88%) Git (software)
4 26 (5.00%) Selenium
5 23 (4.42%) TeamCity
6 17 (3.27%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.27%) SpecFlow
7 16 (3.08%) Maven
7 16 (3.08%) JIRA
8 13 (2.50%) MSTest
9 12 (2.31%) SoapUI
9 12 (2.31%) JUnit
9 12 (2.31%) Xcode
10 11 (2.12%) Axure RP
10 11 (2.12%) Moq
10 11 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (1.73%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.73%) Subversion
12 8 (1.54%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 47 (9.04%) Finance
2 35 (6.73%) Games
3 15 (2.88%) Retail
3 15 (2.88%) Marketing
4 13 (2.50%) Publishing
5 9 (1.73%) Billing
6 6 (1.15%) Back Office
7 5 (0.96%) Multimedia
7 5 (0.96%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.58%) Banking
8 3 (0.58%) German Language
8 3 (0.58%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.58%) Turkish Language
8 3 (0.58%) Automotive
8 3 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 446 (85.77%) Developer
2 206 (39.62%) .NET Developer
3 114 (21.92%) C# Developer
4 93 (17.88%) Senior Developer
5 65 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 38 (7.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (6.15%) Web Developer
9 29 (5.58%) Senior C# Developer
10 27 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 27 (5.19%) Agile C# Developer
11 19 (3.65%) .NET Web Developer
11 19 (3.65%) Software Engineer
12 18 (3.46%) iOS Developer
13 17 (3.27%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (3.27%) Lead Developer
14 15 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
15 14 (2.69%) Software Developer
15 14 (2.69%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (69.04%) .NET
2 320 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 251 (48.27%) HTML
4 249 (47.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 230 (44.23%) CSS
6 144 (27.69%) WCF
7 143 (27.50%) jQuery
8 115 (22.12%) .NET Framework
9 87 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 84 (16.15%) HTML5
11 75 (14.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 75 (14.42%) Web Services
12 74 (14.23%) SOAP
13 72 (13.85%) KnockoutJS
14 67 (12.88%) JSON
15 62 (11.92%) XML
16 56 (10.77%) LINQ
17 54 (10.38%) Ninject
18 50 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (9.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.31%) Mobile App
2 50 (9.62%) iPhone
3 41 (7.88%) N-Tier
4 28 (5.38%) Inversion of Control
5 22 (4.23%) User Experience
6 21 (4.04%) Streaming Music
7 18 (3.46%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (3.27%) iPad
9 5 (0.96%) Open Source
9 5 (0.96%) Graphic Design
9 5 (0.96%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.77%) Replication
11 3 (0.58%) Social Media
12 2 (0.38%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.38%) BBC
12 2 (0.38%) DTV
12 2 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.19%) Arduino
13 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.31%) Android
2 46 (8.85%) Apple iOS
3 40 (7.69%) Windows
4 21 (4.04%) Linux
5 5 (0.96%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (0.96%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.58%) UNIX
6 3 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (82.12%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (63.65%) MVC
3 198 (38.08%) Scrum
4 131 (25.19%) BDD
5 99 (19.04%) OO
6 98 (18.85%) Domain-Driven Design
7 90 (17.31%) Web Application Development
8 85 (16.35%) Dependency Injection
9 84 (16.15%) E-Commerce
10 78 (15.00%) Web Development
11 55 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (9.23%) Unit Testing
13 45 (8.65%) SOA
14 41 (7.88%) OOP
15 39 (7.50%) Pair Programming
16 38 (7.31%) Software Engineering
16 38 (7.31%) Kanban
16 38 (7.31%) Mentoring
17 36 (6.92%) Coaching
18 32 (6.15%) UML
Programming Languages
1 366 (70.38%) C#
2 255 (49.04%) JavaScript
3 147 (28.27%) SQL
4 79 (15.19%) Java
5 34 (6.54%) VB.NET
5 34 (6.54%) Ruby
6 29 (5.58%) T-SQL
7 24 (4.62%) Objective-C
8 14 (2.69%) PHP
9 11 (2.12%) Scala
10 10 (1.92%) C
10 10 (1.92%) C++
11 8 (1.54%) Python
12 5 (0.96%) VB
13 4 (0.77%) Perl
13 4 (0.77%) Clojure
13 4 (0.77%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.19%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (8.85%) Degree
2 18 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.50%) ISEB
4 4 (0.77%) MCTS
4 4 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.77%) MCP
4 4 (0.77%) MCAD
4 4 (0.77%) MCSD
5 2 (0.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.69%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (1.54%) Puppet
2 3 (0.58%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 83 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.58%) Google
3 23 (4.42%) Oracle
4 16 (3.08%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.69%) SAP
5 14 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.54%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.54%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.35%) Sybase
8 6 (1.15%) Apple
9 2 (0.38%) Endeca
9 2 (0.38%) Twitter
10 1 (0.19%) IBM
10 1 (0.19%) Capita
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sale
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheadle
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £21216 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Blue Chip Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago