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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 31 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.22% 7.27% 7.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 8.89% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 42
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £27,150 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,250 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
514 371 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.53% 81.72% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 377 286 424
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -20 17 £40,000 - 4
Wirral - 10 £50,000 - 1
St Helens - 3 £35,000 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (78.57%) BDD
3 42 (75.00%) .NET
4 41 (73.21%) C#
4 41 (73.21%) MVC
5 40 (71.43%) SQL Server
6 39 (69.64%) ASP.NET
7 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (67.86%) RESTful
7 38 (67.86%) Web Application Development
7 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (67.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 32 (57.14%) Git (software)
9 28 (50.00%) NoSQL
10 27 (48.21%) Node.js
10 27 (48.21%) Ruby
10 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
10 27 (48.21%) WCF
11 26 (46.43%) Entity Framework
11 26 (46.43%) Code First Entity Framework
12 13 (23.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
14 10 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
14 10 (17.86%) Internet
15 9 (16.07%) HTML
16 8 (14.29%) Java
16 8 (14.29%) SQL
16 8 (14.29%) CSS

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 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) JBoss
2 1 (1.79%) Mule
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 38 (67.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) SQLite
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) NuGet
2 3 (5.36%) Selenium
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.79%) Bower
4 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.79%) Grunt
4 1 (1.79%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 41 (73.21%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Internet Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (5.36%) Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (1.79%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Agile Tester
7 1 (1.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (1.79%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) .NET
2 39 (69.64%) ASP.NET
3 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (67.86%) RESTful
4 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
4 27 (48.21%) Node.js
4 27 (48.21%) WCF
5 26 (46.43%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (46.43%) Entity Framework
6 13 (23.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 10 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (16.07%) HTML
10 8 (14.29%) CSS
11 5 (8.93%) jQuery
12 4 (7.14%) Web Services
13 3 (5.36%) Ajax
13 3 (5.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.79%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (78.57%) BDD
3 41 (73.21%) MVC
4 38 (67.86%) Web Application Development
5 7 (12.50%) OO
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) Defect Management
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps
7 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.57%) Front End Development
8 2 (3.57%) OO PHP
8 2 (3.57%) OOP
8 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) C#
2 27 (48.21%) Ruby
3 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) Java
4 8 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) Clojure
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Ansible
1 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) VMware
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
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