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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 239 264 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.32% 6.56% 9.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 7.73% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 225 253 305
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2900 3414 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.82% 84.86% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 2931 2793
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 -13 29 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Bury - 17 £47,500 - 3
Bolton -2 6 £42,500 - 1
Rochdale +1 4 £47,500 -8.65%
Salford +7 2 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Altrincham +5 2 £36,250 -27.50% 3
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 506 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (63.97%) C#
3 371 (61.32%) .NET
4 306 (50.58%) MVC
5 282 (46.61%) ASP.NET
6 279 (46.12%) SQL Server
7 234 (38.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 232 (38.35%) JavaScript
9 217 (35.87%) HTML
10 215 (35.54%) BDD
11 197 (32.56%) Scrum
12 178 (29.42%) CSS
13 177 (29.26%) WCF
14 151 (24.96%) SQL
15 143 (23.64%) Web Services
16 135 (22.31%) Java
17 127 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
18 125 (20.66%) OO
19 118 (19.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 114 (18.84%) jQuery
21 111 (18.35%) Git (software)
21 111 (18.35%) Web Application Development
22 110 (18.18%) .NET Framework
23 108 (17.85%) LINQ
24 107 (17.69%) AngularJS
25 104 (17.19%) Windows
26 98 (16.20%) Node.js
27 96 (15.87%) NUnit
28 90 (14.88%) Entity Framework
28 90 (14.88%) Kanban

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 98 (16.20%) Node.js
2 39 (6.45%) CMS
3 18 (2.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 18 (2.98%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.81%) Apache
5 16 (2.64%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.98%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.49%) Alfresco
7 9 (1.49%) Liferay
8 8 (1.32%) IIS
8 8 (1.32%) Mule
8 8 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.32%) WordPress
9 7 (1.16%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.16%) Moodle
10 6 (0.99%) Kentico
11 5 (0.83%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.98%) Magento
2 4 (0.66%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.80%) SaaS
4 11 (1.82%) GitHub
5 10 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.32%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.32%) PaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.33%) Route 53
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.31%) Internet
2 8 (1.32%) HTTP
3 5 (0.83%) Intranet
4 3 (0.50%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.33%) IPsec
5 2 (0.33%) OpenVPN
5 2 (0.33%) PPTP
5 2 (0.33%) VPN
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (46.12%) SQL Server
2 77 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 62 (10.25%) NoSQL
4 41 (6.78%) MySQL
5 38 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.98%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.32%) Couchbase
11 8 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.32%) Hazelcast
12 6 (0.99%) LogicBlox
13 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.83%) SQLite
14 2 (0.33%) Big Data
14 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 111 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 96 (15.87%) NUnit
3 54 (8.93%) Selenium
4 39 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (5.79%) Jenkins
5 35 (5.79%) Maven
6 32 (5.29%) Subversion
6 32 (5.29%) Visual Studio
7 31 (5.12%) Ant
8 30 (4.96%) Moq
9 29 (4.79%) Cucumber
9 29 (4.79%) JIRA
9 29 (4.79%) SpecFlow
10 28 (4.63%) MSTest
11 27 (4.46%) Eclipse
12 25 (4.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 24 (3.97%) JUnit
14 14 (2.31%) SoapUI
15 12 (1.98%) IntelliJ
15 12 (1.98%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (8.43%) Finance
2 46 (7.60%) Games
3 38 (6.28%) Marketing
4 29 (4.79%) Advertising
5 26 (4.30%) Retail
6 5 (0.83%) Automotive
7 3 (0.50%) Banking
7 3 (0.50%) Legal
8 2 (0.33%) Law
8 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
9 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 481 (79.50%) Developer
2 244 (40.33%) .NET Developer
3 156 (25.79%) C# Developer
4 96 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 96 (15.87%) Senior Developer
5 85 (14.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 71 (11.74%) Java Developer
7 61 (10.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (9.42%) Web Developer
9 55 (9.09%) Software Developer
10 50 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 49 (8.10%) SQL Developer
12 42 (6.94%) HTML Developer
13 40 (6.61%) Senior .NET Developer
14 38 (6.28%) JavaScript Developer
15 37 (6.12%) Agile Developer
15 37 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
16 36 (5.95%) C# Software Developer
17 31 (5.12%) Tester
18 28 (4.63%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (61.32%) .NET
2 282 (46.61%) ASP.NET
3 234 (38.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 217 (35.87%) HTML
5 178 (29.42%) CSS
6 177 (29.26%) WCF
7 143 (23.64%) Web Services
8 118 (19.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 114 (18.84%) jQuery
10 110 (18.18%) .NET Framework
11 108 (17.85%) LINQ
12 107 (17.69%) AngularJS
13 90 (14.88%) Entity Framework
14 81 (13.39%) REST
15 79 (13.06%) SOAP
16 78 (12.89%) WPF
17 73 (12.07%) RESTful
18 71 (11.74%) Spring
19 69 (11.40%) Ninject
19 69 (11.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.77%) Mobile App
2 46 (7.60%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.63%) iPhone
5 27 (4.46%) N-Tier
6 19 (3.14%) Inversion of Control
7 18 (2.98%) User Experience
8 17 (2.81%) Streaming Music
9 10 (1.65%) Mobile Games
10 9 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.66%) Informatics
11 4 (0.66%) W3C
11 4 (0.66%) Xbox
12 3 (0.50%) iPad
12 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.33%) Clustering
13 2 (0.33%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.33%) Replication
13 2 (0.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 104 (17.19%) Windows
2 46 (7.60%) Android
3 40 (6.61%) Linux
4 15 (2.48%) Unix
5 13 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.99%) AIX
6 6 (0.99%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (50.58%) MVC
3 215 (35.54%) BDD
4 197 (32.56%) Scrum
5 127 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (20.66%) OO
7 111 (18.35%) Web Application Development
8 90 (14.88%) Kanban
9 88 (14.55%) OOP
10 75 (12.40%) Software Engineering
11 74 (12.23%) Dependency Injection
11 74 (12.23%) SOA
12 48 (7.93%) Domain-Driven Design
12 48 (7.93%) E-Commerce
13 43 (7.11%) Web Development
14 40 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
15 36 (5.95%) MVVM
16 35 (5.79%) DevOps
17 33 (5.45%) Front End Development
17 33 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 387 (63.97%) C#
2 232 (38.35%) JavaScript
3 151 (24.96%) SQL
4 135 (22.31%) Java
5 66 (10.91%) T-SQL
6 42 (6.94%) PHP
6 42 (6.94%) Ruby
7 30 (4.96%) C++
8 25 (4.13%) Python
9 22 (3.64%) C
10 17 (2.81%) Scala
10 17 (2.81%) VB.NET
10 17 (2.81%) VBA
11 10 (1.65%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.16%) ES6
13 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.50%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.50%) Groovy
15 2 (0.33%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (8.60%) Degree
2 16 (2.64%) ISEB
3 8 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.93%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (2.81%) Docker
2 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.32%) Puppet
3 5 (0.83%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 71 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.45%) Google
3 25 (4.13%) Facebook
4 21 (3.47%) Oracle
5 18 (2.98%) Sitecore
6 17 (2.81%) EPiServer
7 14 (2.31%) Zend
8 11 (1.82%) Adobe
9 9 (1.49%) webMethods
10 8 (1.32%) WSO2
11 7 (1.16%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.99%) Twitter
13 5 (0.83%) VMware
13 5 (0.83%) Wonderware
14 3 (0.50%) Perforce
15 2 (0.33%) Apple
15 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
15 2 (0.33%) ESRI
15 2 (0.33%) Red Gate
15 2 (0.33%) Sencha
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago