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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 371 348 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.08% 9.17% 7.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.23% 10.25% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 350 317 253
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 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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
3304 3395 3512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.76% 89.48% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2780 2836 2806
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -1 33 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Stockport -13 15 £35,000 +1.44% 5
Sale - 11 £47,500 - 2
Rochdale -6 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Wigan +4 8 £41,250 +10.00%
Altrincham +2 3 £47,500 +66.66%
Bury 0 3 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Oldham - 3 £32,500 - 2
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 592 (86.80%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (52.64%) C#
3 357 (52.35%) .NET
4 321 (47.07%) MVC
5 278 (40.76%) Scrum
5 278 (40.76%) BDD
6 258 (37.83%) ASP.NET
7 257 (37.68%) SQL Server
8 248 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 229 (33.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 225 (32.99%) HTML
11 193 (28.30%) CSS
12 186 (27.27%) Java
13 181 (26.54%) AngularJS
14 174 (25.51%) OO
15 171 (25.07%) WCF
16 168 (24.63%) SQL
17 146 (21.41%) jQuery
18 138 (20.23%) .NET Framework
19 135 (19.79%) RESTful
20 130 (19.06%) Continuous Integration
21 124 (18.18%) Git (software)
21 124 (18.18%) Entity Framework
22 119 (17.45%) Kanban
23 118 (17.30%) SQL Server 2014
24 108 (15.84%) Unit Testing
25 104 (15.25%) Web Application Development
25 104 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
26 98 (14.37%) Finance
27 96 (14.08%) WPF

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 40 (5.87%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (3.67%) CMS
3 20 (2.93%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.49%) Tomcat
5 12 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.61%) Apache Solr
7 10 (1.47%) NServiceBus
8 9 (1.32%) nginx
9 6 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.73%) Confluence
10 5 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.73%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.59%) Apache
11 4 (0.59%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.15%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.15%) Kentico
13 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 19 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.47%) Magento
2 6 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.81%) Google Play
4 18 (2.64%) GitHub
5 10 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (0.59%) PaaS
7 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.04%) Internet
2 15 (2.20%) HTTP
3 11 (1.61%) SSL
4 3 (0.44%) Intranet
5 2 (0.29%) AMQP
5 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 118 (17.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 76 (11.14%) MySQL
4 57 (8.36%) NoSQL
5 46 (6.74%) MongoDB
6 35 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 29 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (2.64%) DB2
10 18 (2.64%) Redis
11 15 (2.20%) Big Data
12 14 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.32%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.03%) MariaDB
16 7 (1.03%) RDBMS
16 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 124 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 75 (11.00%) Selenium
3 54 (7.92%) NUnit
4 52 (7.62%) Jenkins
5 49 (7.18%) JIRA
6 46 (6.74%) TeamCity
7 45 (6.60%) SpecFlow
8 43 (6.30%) Ant
9 39 (5.72%) Maven
10 37 (5.43%) Cucumber
11 35 (5.13%) MSTest
12 34 (4.99%) JUnit
13 30 (4.40%) Subversion
13 30 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (3.52%) Eclipse
15 20 (2.93%) Rhino Mocks
15 20 (2.93%) Visual Studio
16 19 (2.79%) Moq
17 17 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
18 16 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 98 (14.37%) Finance
2 67 (9.82%) Games
3 43 (6.30%) Retail
4 26 (3.81%) Marketing
5 12 (1.76%) Music Industry
6 9 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.88%) Electronics
9 4 (0.59%) Automotive
9 4 (0.59%) Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 545 (79.91%) Developer
2 245 (35.92%) .NET Developer
3 141 (20.67%) C# Developer
4 124 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 87 (12.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 86 (12.61%) Java Developer
7 56 (8.21%) Lead Developer
8 47 (6.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 47 (6.89%) PHP Developer
9 45 (6.60%) Software Developer
10 44 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
11 43 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 41 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
13 40 (5.87%) .NET Software Developer
13 40 (5.87%) Analyst
14 38 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 33 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (4.69%) Junior
16 32 (4.69%) Junior Developer
16 32 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (52.35%) .NET
2 258 (37.83%) ASP.NET
3 229 (33.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 225 (32.99%) HTML
5 193 (28.30%) CSS
6 181 (26.54%) AngularJS
7 171 (25.07%) WCF
8 146 (21.41%) jQuery
9 138 (20.23%) .NET Framework
10 135 (19.79%) RESTful
11 124 (18.18%) Entity Framework
12 104 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 96 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 96 (14.08%) WPF
14 93 (13.64%) Web Services
15 89 (13.05%) HTML5
16 86 (12.61%) Node.js
17 83 (12.17%) KnockoutJS
18 76 (11.14%) XML
19 72 (10.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.85%) Computer Science
2 60 (8.80%) Mobile App
3 50 (7.33%) iPad
4 39 (5.72%) User Experience
5 35 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (3.81%) iPhone
7 20 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (2.20%) Xbox
9 14 (2.05%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.47%) PMI
11 9 (1.32%) W3C
12 6 (0.88%) Fintech
13 5 (0.73%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.59%) BBC
14 4 (0.59%) Blog
14 4 (0.59%) Physics
14 4 (0.59%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.90%) Windows
2 58 (8.50%) Linux
3 38 (5.57%) Android
4 11 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (1.32%) Unix
6 8 (1.17%) CoreOS
6 8 (1.17%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.73%) CentOS
8 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (86.80%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (47.07%) MVC
3 278 (40.76%) BDD
3 278 (40.76%) Scrum
4 174 (25.51%) OO
5 130 (19.06%) Continuous Integration
6 119 (17.45%) Kanban
7 108 (15.84%) Unit Testing
8 104 (15.25%) Web Application Development
9 96 (14.08%) Web Development
10 90 (13.20%) Software Engineering
11 87 (12.76%) Dependency Injection
12 65 (9.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 65 (9.53%) E-Commerce
13 62 (9.09%) DevOps
14 57 (8.36%) OOP
15 49 (7.18%) Domain-Driven Design
15 49 (7.18%) SOLID
16 47 (6.89%) SDLC
17 46 (6.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 359 (52.64%) C#
2 248 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 186 (27.27%) Java
4 168 (24.63%) SQL
5 94 (13.78%) Ruby
6 78 (11.44%) PHP
7 35 (5.13%) Python
8 31 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.52%) F#
9 24 (3.52%) VB.NET
10 20 (2.93%) VB
11 12 (1.76%) C
12 11 (1.61%) Go
13 10 (1.47%) ES6
14 9 (1.32%) C++
14 9 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
14 9 (1.32%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.03%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.03%) Scala
15 7 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (9.09%) Degree
2 10 (1.47%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.32%) ISEB
4 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PhD
8 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.87%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (2.49%) Docker
2 7 (1.03%) Varnish
3 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (4.11%) Kibana
2 23 (3.37%) Puppet
3 9 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.29%) Ansible
4 2 (0.29%) yum
5 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (10.12%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.21%) Google
3 33 (4.84%) Oracle
4 12 (1.76%) Adobe
5 10 (1.47%) IBM
5 10 (1.47%) Snowplow
6 7 (1.03%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.03%) SAP
6 7 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.88%) Remedy
7 6 (0.88%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.59%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.44%) Zend
10 2 (0.29%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.15%) Alterian
11 1 (0.15%) Facebook
11 1 (0.15%) HP
11 1 (0.15%) Perforce
11 1 (0.15%) RedGate
11 1 (0.15%) VMware
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Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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