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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 522 537 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.90% 8.22% 7.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.21% 9.25% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 495 475 520
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
TDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5114 5807 6130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.17% 88.94% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4260 4706 4846
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TDD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

TDD Salary Trend in the North West

TDD
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

TDD Salary Histogram in the North West

TDD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester +2 363 £45,000 +5.88% 66
Cheshire +5 90 £40,000 - 15
Lancashire +13 34 £32,500 -10.34% 5
Merseyside -8 32 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Cumbria -1 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for TDD.

1 815 (84.90%) Agile Software Development
2 577 (60.10%) C#
3 573 (59.69%) .NET
4 499 (51.98%) MVC
5 434 (45.21%) ASP.NET
6 432 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 401 (41.77%) BDD
8 385 (40.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 381 (39.69%) Scrum
10 318 (33.13%) JavaScript
11 279 (29.06%) HTML
12 276 (28.75%) WCF
13 264 (27.50%) CSS
14 253 (26.35%) Continuous Integration
15 222 (23.13%) Web Application Development
16 220 (22.92%) AngularJS
17 216 (22.50%) Java
18 215 (22.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 214 (22.29%) .NET Framework
20 212 (22.08%) SQL
21 210 (21.88%) RESTful
21 210 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
22 204 (21.25%) jQuery
23 201 (20.94%) OO
24 191 (19.90%) Git (software)
25 187 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
26 184 (19.17%) Kanban
27 171 (17.81%) Entity Framework
28 166 (17.29%) Dependency Injection
29 149 (15.52%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 38 (3.96%) CMS
2 36 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.29%) Tomcat
3 22 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 15 (1.56%) NServiceBus
5 11 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 11 (1.15%) Apache
5 11 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 9 (0.94%) nginx
7 8 (0.83%) Confluence
7 8 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (0.73%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (0.42%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.31%) IIS
11 3 (0.31%) Mule
12 2 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) Magento
2 6 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 94 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.92%) Google Play
4 24 (2.50%) GitHub
5 16 (1.67%) SaaS
6 11 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.42%) PaaS
10 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 89 (9.27%) Internet
2 16 (1.67%) HTTP
3 12 (1.25%) SSL
4 3 (0.31%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.31%) DSL
4 3 (0.31%) Intranet
4 3 (0.31%) RFID
5 2 (0.21%) AMQP
5 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.21%) Skype
6 1 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 210 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 104 (10.83%) NoSQL
4 81 (8.44%) MySQL
5 43 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 29 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.88%) DB2
12 17 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (1.67%) Redis
14 15 (1.56%) Big Data
15 14 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.83%) MariaDB
17 8 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 191 (19.90%) Git (software)
2 119 (12.40%) NUnit
3 106 (11.04%) Selenium
4 101 (10.52%) MSTest
5 85 (8.85%) Rhino Mocks
6 84 (8.75%) Moq
7 65 (6.77%) JIRA
8 60 (6.25%) Jenkins
9 59 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 55 (5.73%) SpecFlow
11 51 (5.31%) Cucumber
12 45 (4.69%) Maven
13 40 (4.17%) TeamCity
14 38 (3.96%) Ant
14 38 (3.96%) WebDriver
15 36 (3.75%) JUnit
16 33 (3.44%) Subversion
17 32 (3.33%) Visual Studio
18 26 (2.71%) Eclipse
19 21 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 143 (14.90%) Finance
2 68 (7.08%) Games
3 60 (6.25%) Retail
4 35 (3.65%) Marketing
5 16 (1.67%) Banking
6 13 (1.35%) Music Industry
6 13 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.63%) Advertising
8 6 (0.63%) Back Office
8 6 (0.63%) Electronics
8 6 (0.63%) Publishing
9 5 (0.52%) Automotive
10 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 774 (80.63%) Developer
2 430 (44.79%) .NET Developer
3 190 (19.79%) C# Developer
4 154 (16.04%) Senior Developer
5 135 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 91 (9.48%) Java Developer
7 71 (7.40%) .NET Software Developer
8 68 (7.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 56 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 55 (5.73%) Lead Developer
11 54 (5.63%) Junior
12 53 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 52 (5.42%) Junior Developer
14 51 (5.31%) Software Developer
15 50 (5.21%) PHP Developer
16 49 (5.10%) Senior C# Developer
17 47 (4.90%) Analyst
18 43 (4.48%) Graduate
18 43 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
18 43 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 573 (59.69%) .NET
2 434 (45.21%) ASP.NET
3 385 (40.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 279 (29.06%) HTML
5 276 (28.75%) WCF
6 264 (27.50%) CSS
7 220 (22.92%) AngularJS
8 215 (22.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 214 (22.29%) .NET Framework
10 210 (21.88%) RESTful
11 204 (21.25%) jQuery
12 187 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 171 (17.81%) Entity Framework
14 144 (15.00%) WPF
15 131 (13.65%) Node.js
16 114 (11.88%) KnockoutJS
17 113 (11.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 111 (11.56%) Ninject
19 107 (11.15%) Web Services
20 103 (10.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (9.69%) Computer Science
2 85 (8.85%) Inversion of Control
3 74 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
4 68 (7.08%) Mobile App
5 60 (6.25%) iPad
6 55 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (4.58%) User Experience
8 27 (2.81%) Social Network
9 26 (2.71%) iPhone
10 23 (2.40%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.46%) PMI
11 14 (1.46%) W3C
12 12 (1.25%) Tandem
13 11 (1.15%) Xbox
14 10 (1.04%) Fintech
15 7 (0.73%) NHS
16 5 (0.52%) Mathematics
16 5 (0.52%) Replication
17 4 (0.42%) Physics
17 4 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 149 (15.52%) Windows
2 77 (8.02%) Linux
3 48 (5.00%) Android
4 23 (2.40%) Apple iOS
4 23 (2.40%) Unix
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.83%) CoreOS
7 7 (0.73%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.63%) CentOS
9 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 815 (84.90%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (51.98%) MVC
3 401 (41.77%) BDD
4 381 (39.69%) Scrum
5 253 (26.35%) Continuous Integration
6 222 (23.13%) Web Application Development
7 201 (20.94%) OO
8 184 (19.17%) Kanban
9 166 (17.29%) Dependency Injection
10 119 (12.40%) Web Development
11 116 (12.08%) Unit Testing
12 104 (10.83%) Software Engineering
13 76 (7.92%) MVVM
14 72 (7.50%) OOP
15 65 (6.77%) DevOps
16 64 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
17 55 (5.73%) Mentoring
18 54 (5.63%) E-Commerce
18 54 (5.63%) SDLC
19 50 (5.21%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 577 (60.10%) C#
2 318 (33.13%) JavaScript
3 216 (22.50%) Java
4 212 (22.08%) SQL
5 125 (13.02%) Ruby
6 91 (9.48%) PHP
7 66 (6.88%) T-SQL
8 48 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 41 (4.27%) Python
10 38 (3.96%) VB
11 21 (2.19%) C
12 20 (2.08%) F#
13 18 (1.88%) C++
14 17 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.35%) ES6
15 13 (1.35%) Scala
15 13 (1.35%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.15%) Go
16 11 (1.15%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.04%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 69 (7.19%) Degree
2 14 (1.46%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.04%) ISEB
4 7 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.31%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) PhD
8 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (2.81%) Docker
2 4 (0.42%) Varnish
2 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (2.60%) Puppet
2 24 (2.50%) Kibana
3 14 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.42%) Ansible
5 2 (0.21%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.21%) yum
6 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.63%) Google
3 31 (3.23%) Oracle
4 26 (2.71%) Twitter
5 24 (2.50%) Facebook
6 12 (1.25%) IBM
7 11 (1.15%) Adobe
8 10 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.04%) Snowplow
9 7 (0.73%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.73%) SAP
10 6 (0.63%) Cognizant
10 6 (0.63%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.52%) Remedy
12 4 (0.42%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.42%) VMware
13 3 (0.31%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.31%) RedGate
13 3 (0.31%) Zend
14 2 (0.21%) Apple
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