The first table below looks at the demand for Test-First Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test-First Development over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-First Development
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Test-First Development 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3282 3244 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.15% 78.89% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2696 2764 2542
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test-First Development
North West