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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 345 402 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.53% 9.79% 7.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 12.45% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 294 374 252
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3338 3230 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.54% 78.68% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2754 2523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton 0 45 £40,000 - 7
Stockport -4 26 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Salford +4 9 £46,500 +9.41% 2
Altrincham +15 7 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Wigan 0 6 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Oldham -3 5 £32,500 -26.13% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 439 (63.44%) C#
2 434 (62.72%) .NET
3 417 (60.26%) MVC
4 384 (55.49%) SQL Server
5 374 (54.05%) ASP.NET
6 302 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
7 282 (40.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 267 (38.58%) JavaScript
9 239 (34.54%) SQL
10 233 (33.67%) Scrum
11 220 (31.79%) HTML
12 199 (28.76%) WCF
13 187 (27.02%) CSS
14 168 (24.28%) E-Commerce
15 159 (22.98%) jQuery
16 154 (22.25%) OO
17 152 (21.97%) Java
18 150 (21.68%) BDD
19 129 (18.64%) Web Development
20 115 (16.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 101 (14.60%) .NET Framework
22 96 (13.87%) XML
23 95 (13.73%) Web Services
24 88 (12.72%) LINQ
24 88 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 87 (12.57%) Pair Programming
26 84 (12.14%) Finance
26 84 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
27 82 (11.85%) Hibernate
28 80 (11.56%) T-SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (5.49%) Node.js
2 20 (2.89%) Tomcat
2 20 (2.89%) IIS
3 18 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.88%) CMS
6 5 (0.72%) Apache
7 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.29%) WordPress
10 1 (0.14%) nginx
10 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 30 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) CA Clarity
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.16%) GitHub
3 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.59%) HTTP
2 9 (1.30%) Internet
3 3 (0.43%) Wireless
3 3 (0.43%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (55.49%) SQL Server
2 84 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 69 (9.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (6.50%) MySQL
5 44 (6.36%) DB2
6 42 (6.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 19 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.58%) Redis
12 3 (0.43%) Big Data
13 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.14%) RavenDB
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 65 (9.39%) Git (software)
2 52 (7.51%) NUnit
3 50 (7.23%) Selenium
4 44 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (5.20%) Subversion
6 22 (3.18%) Jenkins
7 19 (2.75%) JUnit
7 19 (2.75%) Eclipse
7 19 (2.75%) Cucumber
8 17 (2.46%) Hudson
9 16 (2.31%) Moq
9 16 (2.31%) Maven
10 15 (2.17%) WebDriver
11 14 (2.02%) Mockito
11 14 (2.02%) Gerrit
11 14 (2.02%) Ant
12 13 (1.88%) Visual Studio
13 12 (1.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 12 (1.73%) PHPUnit
14 9 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 84 (12.14%) Finance
2 30 (4.34%) Retail
3 27 (3.90%) Games
4 13 (1.88%) Advertising
5 6 (0.87%) Marketing
6 5 (0.72%) Automotive
7 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.58%) Publishing
7 4 (0.58%) Legal
7 4 (0.58%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.14%) Law
9 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 581 (83.96%) Developer
2 245 (35.40%) .NET Developer
3 159 (22.98%) C# Developer
4 101 (14.60%) Senior Developer
5 95 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 94 (13.58%) Java Developer
7 90 (13.01%) Web Developer
8 66 (9.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 62 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 55 (7.95%) .NET Web Developer
11 51 (7.37%) C# Web Developer
12 36 (5.20%) Lead Developer
13 32 (4.62%) Software Engineer
13 32 (4.62%) Software Developer
13 32 (4.62%) PHP Developer
14 30 (4.34%) Senior C# Developer
15 29 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
16 27 (3.90%) iOS Developer
17 26 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
18 24 (3.47%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (62.72%) .NET
2 374 (54.05%) ASP.NET
3 282 (40.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 220 (31.79%) HTML
5 199 (28.76%) WCF
6 187 (27.02%) CSS
7 159 (22.98%) jQuery
8 115 (16.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 101 (14.60%) .NET Framework
10 96 (13.87%) XML
11 95 (13.73%) Web Services
12 88 (12.72%) LINQ
12 88 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 82 (11.85%) Hibernate
14 78 (11.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 78 (11.27%) Razor View Engine
15 73 (10.55%) Ajax
16 72 (10.40%) J2EE
17 59 (8.53%) WPF
18 54 (7.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.54%) Mobile App
2 43 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.49%) N-Tier
3 38 (5.49%) iPhone
4 24 (3.47%) Client/Server
5 20 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.75%) Open Source
7 14 (2.02%) Blog
8 12 (1.73%) iPad
9 10 (1.45%) IPTV
10 8 (1.16%) Social Network
11 7 (1.01%) Video on Demand
12 6 (0.87%) Social Media
12 6 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.72%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.58%) Replication
14 4 (0.58%) Interactive TV
15 2 (0.29%) Streaming Media
15 2 (0.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.51%) Android
2 50 (7.23%) Windows
3 43 (6.21%) Apple iOS
4 42 (6.07%) Linux
5 19 (2.75%) UNIX
6 5 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.43%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (60.26%) MVC
2 302 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (33.67%) Scrum
4 168 (24.28%) E-Commerce
5 154 (22.25%) OO
6 150 (21.68%) BDD
7 129 (18.64%) Web Development
8 87 (12.57%) Pair Programming
9 79 (11.42%) Web Application Development
10 76 (10.98%) Unit Testing
11 72 (10.40%) Software Engineering
12 67 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (8.82%) Kanban
14 58 (8.38%) Domain-Driven Design
15 51 (7.37%) UML
16 43 (6.21%) OOP
17 34 (4.91%) OOD
17 34 (4.91%) iOS Development
18 31 (4.48%) CQRS
19 30 (4.34%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 439 (63.44%) C#
2 267 (38.58%) JavaScript
3 239 (34.54%) SQL
4 152 (21.97%) Java
5 80 (11.56%) T-SQL
6 68 (9.83%) VB.NET
7 61 (8.82%) Ruby
8 57 (8.24%) PHP
9 31 (4.48%) C++
10 28 (4.05%) VB
11 27 (3.90%) Objective-C
12 22 (3.18%) C
13 17 (2.46%) PHP5
14 15 (2.17%) XPath
15 14 (2.02%) Python
16 7 (1.01%) Perl
17 5 (0.72%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.58%) F#
18 4 (0.58%) Scala
18 4 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (9.97%) Degree
2 47 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (5.64%) MCTS
3 39 (5.64%) MCP
3 39 (5.64%) MCAD
3 39 (5.64%) MCSD
4 14 (2.02%) HND
4 14 (2.02%) ISEB
5 7 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.43%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.40%) Oracle
3 44 (6.36%) Sybase
4 33 (4.77%) Google
5 22 (3.18%) Zend
6 12 (1.73%) Twitter
6 12 (1.73%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.30%) Facebook
8 8 (1.16%) Appcelerator
9 7 (1.01%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.58%) CA
11 2 (0.29%) JBoss
12 1 (0.14%) Symbian
12 1 (0.14%) Apple
12 1 (0.14%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.14%) Rackspace
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum Depending of level of experience
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
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