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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 308 369 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.80% 8.87% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 11.29% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 270 297 272
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £43,400
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
3182 3269 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.60% 78.56% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2568 2815 2569
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 23 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 23 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 +17 50 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Stockport +2 25 £32,500 -8.45% 3
Rochdale - 9 £39,500 - 2
Wigan +1 8 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Cheadle +10 6 - - 1
Salford -15 6 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Altrincham -2 4 £55,000 +61.76% 2
Bury -10 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Oldham - 3 £39,000 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 436 (65.96%) C#
2 422 (63.84%) .NET
3 381 (57.64%) ASP.NET
4 379 (57.34%) MVC
5 358 (54.16%) SQL Server
6 289 (43.72%) JavaScript
7 273 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 269 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
9 231 (34.95%) HTML
10 225 (34.04%) SQL
11 212 (32.07%) WCF
12 208 (31.47%) Scrum
13 191 (28.90%) CSS
14 170 (25.72%) jQuery
15 143 (21.63%) Web Services
15 143 (21.63%) BDD
16 138 (20.88%) OO
16 138 (20.88%) Web Development
17 134 (20.27%) .NET Framework
18 117 (17.70%) Java
19 116 (17.55%) LINQ
20 109 (16.49%) E-Commerce
21 107 (16.19%) XML
22 103 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 99 (14.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 91 (13.77%) Microsoft
25 90 (13.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 87 (13.16%) Degree
27 85 (12.86%) Mobile App
27 85 (12.86%) Web Application Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 50 (7.56%) Node.js
2 32 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 20 (3.03%) IIS
5 13 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (1.97%) CMS
6 9 (1.36%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.91%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.76%) Jetty
8 5 (0.76%) Lync
9 2 (0.30%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.30%) WordPress
10 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.15%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.15%) Liferay
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.15%) Confluence
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Apache
10 1 (0.15%) FileNet
Applications
1 40 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.61%) Fireworks
2 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.21%) 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 19 (2.87%) Internet
2 10 (1.51%) HTTP
3 7 (1.06%) Intranet
4 3 (0.45%) Wireless
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (54.16%) SQL Server
2 79 (11.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (11.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (4.99%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.69%) MySQL
7 17 (2.57%) DB2
8 16 (2.42%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.36%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.36%) Big Data
9 9 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.91%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.30%) Mahout
13 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 47 (7.11%) NUnit
4 39 (5.90%) Selenium
5 27 (4.08%) SpecFlow
6 26 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 25 (3.78%) Visual Studio
8 20 (3.03%) Subversion
9 17 (2.57%) Eclipse
9 17 (2.57%) JUnit
10 14 (2.12%) Ant
10 14 (2.12%) Moq
11 13 (1.97%) Maven
12 12 (1.82%) MSTest
12 12 (1.82%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.82%) Hudson
13 10 (1.51%) Mockito
13 10 (1.51%) Axure RP
13 10 (1.51%) Xcode
14 9 (1.36%) JIRA
General
1 63 (9.53%) Finance
2 34 (5.14%) Games
3 23 (3.48%) Retail
4 16 (2.42%) Marketing
5 12 (1.82%) Advertising
6 10 (1.51%) Billing
7 5 (0.76%) Publishing
7 5 (0.76%) Automotive
8 2 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.15%) Electronics
9 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 605 (91.53%) Developer
2 249 (37.67%) .NET Developer
3 159 (24.05%) C# Developer
4 137 (20.73%) Senior Developer
5 96 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (11.20%) Java Developer
7 62 (9.38%) Web Developer
8 61 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 51 (7.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (6.81%) Software Developer
11 44 (6.66%) Senior C# Developer
12 40 (6.05%) iOS Developer
13 28 (4.24%) C# Web Developer
14 27 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
15 26 (3.93%) .NET Web Developer
15 26 (3.93%) Software Engineer
16 25 (3.78%) Senior Java Developer
17 24 (3.63%) Lead Developer
17 24 (3.63%) Agile C# Developer
18 21 (3.18%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (63.84%) .NET
2 381 (57.64%) ASP.NET
3 273 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 231 (34.95%) HTML
5 212 (32.07%) WCF
6 191 (28.90%) CSS
7 170 (25.72%) jQuery
8 143 (21.63%) Web Services
9 134 (20.27%) .NET Framework
10 116 (17.55%) LINQ
11 107 (16.19%) XML
12 103 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 99 (14.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 90 (13.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 67 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
16 57 (8.62%) Hibernate
17 54 (8.17%) WPF
18 53 (8.02%) HTML5
19 52 (7.87%) Razor View Engine
20 49 (7.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.86%) Mobile App
2 54 (8.17%) Computer Science
3 53 (8.02%) iPhone
4 48 (7.26%) N-Tier
5 22 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.27%) iPad
7 14 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.66%) Graphic Design
9 9 (1.36%) Open Source
10 8 (1.21%) Social Media
11 7 (1.06%) Streaming Music
12 5 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.61%) Replication
14 3 (0.45%) Blog
15 2 (0.30%) Streaming Media
15 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.30%) Blackberry
16 1 (0.15%) DTV
16 1 (0.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.98%) Android
2 61 (9.23%) Apple iOS
3 48 (7.26%) Windows
4 32 (4.84%) Linux
5 9 (1.36%) UNIX
6 4 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.45%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.45%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (57.34%) MVC
2 269 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (31.47%) Scrum
4 143 (21.63%) BDD
5 138 (20.88%) OO
5 138 (20.88%) Web Development
6 109 (16.49%) E-Commerce
7 85 (12.86%) Web Application Development
8 83 (12.56%) Unit Testing
9 79 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (10.89%) Domain-Driven Design
11 69 (10.44%) Pair Programming
12 65 (9.83%) Kanban
13 61 (9.23%) OOP
14 55 (8.32%) Software Engineering
14 55 (8.32%) iOS Development
15 47 (7.11%) UML
16 44 (6.66%) OOD
17 42 (6.35%) SOA
18 39 (5.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 436 (65.96%) C#
2 289 (43.72%) JavaScript
3 225 (34.04%) SQL
4 117 (17.70%) Java
5 71 (10.74%) T-SQL
6 51 (7.72%) VB.NET
7 41 (6.20%) Objective-C
8 29 (4.39%) PHP
9 26 (3.93%) Ruby
9 26 (3.93%) VB
10 15 (2.27%) C
11 14 (2.12%) Scala
12 12 (1.82%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.51%) C++
14 9 (1.36%) XPath
15 5 (0.76%) Delphi
15 5 (0.76%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.61%) PHP5
16 4 (0.61%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (13.16%) Degree
2 42 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (6.05%) MCP
4 35 (5.30%) MCSD
5 33 (4.99%) MCAD
5 33 (4.99%) MCTS
6 9 (1.36%) HND
6 9 (1.36%) ISEB
7 5 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.76%) CCNP
8 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.45%) 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 (2.57%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.61%) Puppet
2 3 (0.45%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.41%) Oracle
3 29 (4.39%) Google
4 17 (2.57%) Sybase
5 8 (1.21%) Xamarin
6 6 (0.91%) JBoss
7 5 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.76%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.30%) Twitter
10 1 (0.15%) Zend
10 1 (0.15%) VMware
10 1 (0.15%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe
10 1 (0.15%) Embarcadero
10 1 (0.15%) IBM
10 1 (0.15%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £21216 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago