The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 26 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.54% 5.27% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 6.24% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 50
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 433 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.16% 84.57% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 311 307 489
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

TDD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Merseyside region.

TDD Salary Trend in Merseyside

TDD
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Merseyside

TDD
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Liverpool -3 16 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Wirral +1 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
St Helens - 3 £35,000 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for TDD.

1 56 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (75.81%) .NET
2 47 (75.81%) MVC
3 46 (74.19%) C#
3 46 (74.19%) BDD
4 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
5 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
7 36 (58.06%) Web Application Development
7 36 (58.06%) RESTful
7 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 36 (58.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 33 (53.23%) Git (software)
9 29 (46.77%) WCF
9 29 (46.77%) Ruby
10 28 (45.16%) Node.js
11 27 (43.55%) NoSQL
11 27 (43.55%) .NET Framework
12 26 (41.94%) Entity Framework
12 26 (41.94%) Code First Entity Framework
13 13 (20.97%) HTML
14 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
15 10 (16.13%) SQL
15 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
15 10 (16.13%) OO
16 9 (14.52%) Java
16 9 (14.52%) QA
17 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (12.90%) AngularJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (3.23%) Apache
1 2 (3.23%) CMS
1 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.23%) Mule
1 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.61%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Magento
2 2 (3.23%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 36 (58.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (43.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) Redis
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (53.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.68%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) Selenium
2 6 (9.68%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.84%) Gerrit
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) JMeter
3 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.84%) NuGet
3 3 (4.84%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Bower
5 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 6 (9.68%) Retail
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Developer
2 46 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Internet Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Tester
4 5 (8.06%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Automation Tester
6 3 (4.84%) C# Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.84%) QA Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) QA Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) QA Tester
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (75.81%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 36 (58.06%) RESTful
5 29 (46.77%) WCF
6 28 (45.16%) Node.js
7 27 (43.55%) .NET Framework
8 26 (41.94%) Code First Entity Framework
8 26 (41.94%) Entity Framework
9 13 (20.97%) HTML
10 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.90%) CSS
11 7 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (9.68%) jQuery
12 6 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (6.45%) HTML5
14 3 (4.84%) LINQ
14 3 (4.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) e-Learning
1 2 (3.23%) Social Network
2 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (75.81%) MVC
3 46 (74.19%) BDD
4 36 (58.06%) Web Application Development
5 10 (16.13%) OO
6 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 6 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Defect Management
7 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.06%) Web Development
9 4 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.45%) DevOps
9 4 (6.45%) Front End Development
10 3 (4.84%) Agile Testing
10 3 (4.84%) API Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.84%) Functional Testing
10 3 (4.84%) QA Automation
10 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) C#
2 29 (46.77%) Ruby
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.13%) SQL
5 9 (14.52%) Java
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) Clojure
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Ansible
1 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
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Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £47000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
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