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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 25 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 54 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.05% 3.24% 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.44% 3.69% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 17 37
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
517 461 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.60% 87.98% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 410 352 344
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £52,200
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +2 25 £40,000 - 4
Wirral - 14 £40,000 - 2
St Helens - 7 £52,500 - 1
Southport - 5 £40,000 - 1
Birkenhead -3 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 75 (88.24%) .NET
2 73 (85.88%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (75.29%) SQL Server
3 64 (75.29%) C#
4 54 (63.53%) MVC
4 54 (63.53%) ASP.NET
5 52 (61.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 52 (61.18%) BDD
6 49 (57.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 48 (56.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (52.94%) RESTful
9 44 (51.76%) Web Application Development
9 44 (51.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 35 (41.18%) Node.js
10 35 (41.18%) .NET Framework
11 33 (38.82%) Git (software)
11 33 (38.82%) Entity Framework
12 32 (37.65%) WCF
13 30 (35.29%) Scrum
14 29 (34.12%) NoSQL
15 28 (32.94%) Ruby
16 27 (31.76%) Code First Entity Framework
17 23 (27.06%) AngularJS
18 20 (23.53%) Kanban
19 17 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
21 12 (14.12%) SQL
21 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
21 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 12 (14.12%) KnockoutJS

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 (3.53%) Confluence
2 2 (2.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) JBoss
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.06%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Broadband
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (75.29%) SQL Server
2 49 (57.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 29 (34.12%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.59%) MongoDB
4 9 (10.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (38.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) NUnit
3 6 (7.06%) MSTest
4 5 (5.88%) Moq
4 5 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.53%) JIRA
7 1 (1.18%) GitLab
7 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.18%) Selenium
7 1 (1.18%) Subversion
7 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Advertising
2 6 (7.06%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (89.41%) Developer
2 61 (71.76%) .NET Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Programmer
4 7 (8.24%) Software Programmer
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Telecoms Developer
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Development Manager
6 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Senior Development Manager
6 4 (4.71%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Application Development Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Applications Development Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Applications Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (88.24%) .NET
2 54 (63.53%) ASP.NET
3 52 (61.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (56.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 45 (52.94%) RESTful
6 44 (51.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 35 (41.18%) .NET Framework
7 35 (41.18%) Node.js
8 33 (38.82%) Entity Framework
9 32 (37.65%) WCF
10 27 (31.76%) Code First Entity Framework
11 23 (27.06%) AngularJS
12 12 (14.12%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (12.94%) WPF
14 9 (10.59%) CSS
15 8 (9.41%) HTML
15 8 (9.41%) WinForms
16 7 (8.24%) jQuery
17 6 (7.06%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Digital TV
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.53%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.18%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (85.88%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (63.53%) MVC
3 52 (61.18%) BDD
4 44 (51.76%) Web Application Development
5 30 (35.29%) Scrum
6 20 (23.53%) Kanban
7 17 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.94%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (12.94%) DevOps
8 11 (12.94%) OO
9 7 (8.24%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (8.24%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.88%) MVVM
10 5 (5.88%) OOP
10 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.53%) Performance Management
12 3 (3.53%) Release Management
12 3 (3.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (75.29%) C#
2 28 (32.94%) Ruby
3 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) SQL
5 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
6 10 (11.76%) Java
7 5 (5.88%) VB
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
9 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) Go
10 1 (1.18%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) Scala
10 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
1 1 (1.18%) ISEB
1 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
1 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Google
4 2 (2.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.18%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + car + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago