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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 32 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.60% 6.72% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 8.25% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 46
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 £35,000 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
485 400 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 84.94% 81.47% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 367 300 467
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 18 £40,000 - 5
Wirral - 10 £50,000 -
St Helens - 3 £35,000 -
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 60 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (75.76%) BDD
3 49 (74.24%) .NET
4 48 (72.73%) C#
4 48 (72.73%) MVC
5 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
6 42 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (62.12%) SQL Server
8 40 (60.61%) RESTful
8 40 (60.61%) Web Application Development
8 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (60.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 34 (51.52%) Git (software)
10 29 (43.94%) Ruby
10 29 (43.94%) WCF
11 28 (42.42%) NoSQL
11 28 (42.42%) Node.js
12 27 (40.91%) .NET Framework
13 26 (39.39%) Entity Framework
13 26 (39.39%) Code First Entity Framework
14 13 (19.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
15 12 (18.18%) HTML
15 12 (18.18%) Java
15 12 (18.18%) SQL
15 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 10 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (15.15%) Internet
16 10 (15.15%) OO

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 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.03%) Mule
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Drupal
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
2 2 (3.03%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (62.12%) SQL Server
2 40 (60.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (42.42%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Redis
5 2 (3.03%) SQLite
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (51.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.09%) JIRA
2 6 (9.09%) Selenium
2 6 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) Gerrit
4 3 (4.55%) JMeter
4 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.55%) NuGet
4 3 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) Bower
6 1 (1.52%) Grunt
6 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.09%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (86.36%) Developer
2 48 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Internet Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Tester
5 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.55%) Programmer
7 3 (4.55%) QA Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) QA Tester
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) .NET
2 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
3 42 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (60.61%) RESTful
5 29 (43.94%) WCF
6 28 (42.42%) Node.js
7 27 (40.91%) .NET Framework
8 26 (39.39%) Code First Entity Framework
8 26 (39.39%) Entity Framework
9 13 (19.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 12 (18.18%) HTML
11 10 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (13.64%) CSS
13 6 (9.09%) jQuery
14 5 (7.58%) Web Services
15 3 (4.55%) LINQ
15 3 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) e-Learning
1 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.03%) Social Network
2 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (75.76%) BDD
3 48 (72.73%) MVC
4 40 (60.61%) Web Application Development
5 10 (15.15%) OO
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Defect Management
7 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.58%) Workflow
9 4 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.06%) DevOps
9 4 (6.06%) Web Development
10 3 (4.55%) Agile Testing
10 3 (4.55%) API Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.55%) Front End Development
10 3 (4.55%) Functional Testing
10 3 (4.55%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (72.73%) C#
2 29 (43.94%) Ruby
3 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.18%) Java
4 12 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) Clojure
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Ansible
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
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