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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 36 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.26% 5.30% 8.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 5.84% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 42
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
591 445 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.28% 90.63% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 381
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -18 31 £40,000 - 4
Wirral - 4 £40,000 - 2
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 55 (80.88%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (79.41%) .NET
3 52 (76.47%) C#
4 50 (73.53%) SQL Server
5 44 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 44 (64.71%) MVC
6 42 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (60.29%) BDD
8 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (54.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 37 (54.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 37 (54.41%) Web Application Development
9 37 (54.41%) RESTful
10 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
10 33 (48.53%) Node.js
11 31 (45.59%) .NET Framework
12 29 (42.65%) Entity Framework
13 28 (41.18%) NoSQL
14 27 (39.71%) WCF
14 27 (39.71%) Ruby
15 26 (38.24%) Code First Entity Framework
16 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
17 17 (25.00%) Scrum
18 13 (19.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 12 (17.65%) Java
19 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
19 12 (17.65%) Kanban
20 11 (16.18%) KnockoutJS
21 10 (14.71%) DevOps
21 10 (14.71%) 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 (4.41%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Magento
2 1 (1.47%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) SaaS
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.94%) GitHub
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.47%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 37 (54.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (41.18%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
4 9 (13.24%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) SQLite
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.41%) NuGet
3 3 (4.41%) NUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.47%) GitLab
5 1 (1.47%) MSTest
5 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.94%) Advertising
1 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (88.24%) Developer
2 44 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Internet Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Programmer
4 7 (10.29%) Software Programmer
5 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Junior
7 2 (2.94%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.47%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (79.41%) .NET
2 44 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 42 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 37 (54.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 37 (54.41%) RESTful
6 33 (48.53%) Node.js
7 31 (45.59%) .NET Framework
8 29 (42.65%) Entity Framework
9 27 (39.71%) WCF
10 26 (38.24%) Code First Entity Framework
11 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
12 13 (19.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (16.18%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (14.71%) CSS
15 7 (10.29%) HTML
16 5 (7.35%) jQuery
16 5 (7.35%) XML
17 4 (5.88%) WPF
18 3 (4.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Digital TV
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.47%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (80.88%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (64.71%) MVC
3 41 (60.29%) BDD
4 37 (54.41%) Web Application Development
5 17 (25.00%) Scrum
6 12 (17.65%) Kanban
7 10 (14.71%) DevOps
8 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.29%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (10.29%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.41%) User Stories
10 2 (2.94%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (2.94%) OO
10 2 (2.94%) OOP
10 2 (2.94%) SDLC
10 2 (2.94%) Workflow
11 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 52 (76.47%) C#
2 27 (39.71%) Ruby
3 12 (17.65%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.24%) SQL
5 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.41%) PHP
6 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Go
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) Scala
7 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) ISEB
1 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Ansible
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Helens
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago