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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 375 451 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.58% 6.53% 8.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 7.63% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 354 424 502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average 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 £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 245 £45,000 +12.50% 70
Cheshire -3 87 £39,250 -1.87% 22
Merseyside -15 24 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Lancashire +19 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 783 (82.68%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (67.16%) C#
3 615 (64.94%) .NET
4 532 (56.18%) MVC
5 495 (52.27%) ASP.NET
6 490 (51.74%) SQL Server
7 430 (45.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 343 (36.22%) BDD
9 318 (33.58%) Scrum
10 302 (31.89%) WCF
11 297 (31.36%) JavaScript
12 288 (30.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 282 (29.78%) Web Application Development
14 268 (28.30%) HTML
15 253 (26.72%) Continuous Integration
16 226 (23.86%) CSS
17 219 (23.13%) SQL
18 196 (20.70%) SQL Server 2014
19 188 (19.85%) RESTful
20 187 (19.75%) .NET Framework
21 184 (19.43%) AngularJS
22 180 (19.01%) ASP.NET Web API
22 180 (19.01%) Kanban
23 179 (18.90%) Java
24 176 (18.59%) Web Services
25 174 (18.37%) NUnit
26 172 (18.16%) Git (software)
27 171 (18.06%) Dependency Injection
28 163 (17.21%) OO
29 157 (16.58%) jQuery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 153 (16.16%) Node.js
2 46 (4.86%) CMS
3 24 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.11%) Apache
5 19 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.27%) SharePoint
9 9 (0.95%) IIS
10 8 (0.84%) Alfresco
10 8 (0.84%) Liferay
10 8 (0.84%) Mule
10 8 (0.84%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.84%) WordPress
11 7 (0.74%) GlassFish
11 7 (0.74%) Moodle
12 6 (0.63%) Kentico
13 5 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.53%) JBoss
13 5 (0.53%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 23 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.27%) Magento
2 6 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.64%) SaaS
4 12 (1.27%) GitHub
5 11 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.84%) Amazon S3
6 8 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.39%) Internet
2 16 (1.69%) HTTP
3 10 (1.06%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.53%) Intranet
5 2 (0.21%) IPsec
5 2 (0.21%) OpenVPN
5 2 (0.21%) PPTP
5 2 (0.21%) VPN
6 1 (0.11%) Extranet
6 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (51.74%) SQL Server
2 196 (20.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 111 (11.72%) NoSQL
4 49 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (4.96%) MySQL
6 46 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 31 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (3.06%) RDBMS
9 20 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (1.48%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.84%) Couchbase
14 8 (0.84%) Hazelcast
14 8 (0.84%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.63%) LogicBlox
17 5 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 174 (18.37%) NUnit
2 172 (18.16%) Git (software)
3 101 (10.67%) Moq
4 100 (10.56%) MSTest
5 95 (10.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 69 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 58 (6.12%) Selenium
8 47 (4.96%) Visual Studio
9 44 (4.65%) Maven
10 43 (4.54%) Jenkins
11 38 (4.01%) Cucumber
12 35 (3.70%) Ant
12 35 (3.70%) JIRA
12 35 (3.70%) JUnit
13 34 (3.59%) Subversion
14 33 (3.48%) Eclipse
15 31 (3.27%) SpecFlow
16 17 (1.80%) TeamCity
17 16 (1.69%) IntelliJ
18 14 (1.48%) SoapUI
General
1 102 (10.77%) Finance
2 74 (7.81%) Games
3 55 (5.81%) Marketing
4 38 (4.01%) Advertising
5 36 (3.80%) Retail
6 28 (2.96%) Banking
7 6 (0.63%) Legal
8 5 (0.53%) Automotive
9 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.11%) Back Office
11 1 (0.11%) Electronics
11 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 784 (82.79%) Developer
2 464 (49.00%) .NET Developer
3 210 (22.18%) C# Developer
4 137 (14.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 114 (12.04%) Senior Developer
6 106 (11.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 87 (9.19%) Java Developer
8 79 (8.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 73 (7.71%) SQL Developer
10 69 (7.29%) Web Developer
11 66 (6.97%) Software Developer
12 61 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 54 (5.70%) .NET Software Developer
14 51 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
15 50 (5.28%) Senior .NET Developer
16 48 (5.07%) Senior C# Developer
17 47 (4.96%) HTML Developer
18 42 (4.44%) Agile Developer
19 40 (4.22%) Tester
20 39 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (64.94%) .NET
2 495 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 430 (45.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 302 (31.89%) WCF
5 288 (30.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 268 (28.30%) HTML
7 226 (23.86%) CSS
8 188 (19.85%) RESTful
9 187 (19.75%) .NET Framework
10 184 (19.43%) AngularJS
11 180 (19.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 176 (18.59%) Web Services
13 157 (16.58%) jQuery
14 146 (15.42%) Entity Framework
15 140 (14.78%) Ninject
16 130 (13.73%) KnockoutJS
17 123 (12.99%) LINQ
18 122 (12.88%) WPF
19 95 (10.03%) Castle Windsor
20 93 (9.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.29%) Inversion of Control
2 62 (6.55%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 40 (4.22%) N-Tier
6 39 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (3.17%) iPhone
8 29 (3.06%) User Experience
9 18 (1.90%) Streaming Music
10 15 (1.58%) Replication
11 14 (1.48%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.16%) Social Network
13 10 (1.06%) Mobile Games
14 7 (0.74%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.74%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.63%) iPad
16 5 (0.53%) Tandem
17 4 (0.42%) Informatics
17 4 (0.42%) NHS
17 4 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 152 (16.05%) Windows
2 51 (5.39%) Android
3 46 (4.86%) Linux
4 22 (2.32%) Unix
5 19 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.63%) AIX
7 6 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 783 (82.68%) Agile Software Development
2 532 (56.18%) MVC
3 343 (36.22%) BDD
4 318 (33.58%) Scrum
5 282 (29.78%) Web Application Development
6 253 (26.72%) Continuous Integration
7 180 (19.01%) Kanban
8 171 (18.06%) Dependency Injection
9 163 (17.21%) OO
10 97 (10.24%) OOP
11 96 (10.14%) Software Engineering
12 78 (8.24%) SOA
13 75 (7.92%) MVVM
14 62 (6.55%) Domain-Driven Design
15 55 (5.81%) E-Commerce
15 55 (5.81%) Web Development
16 47 (4.96%) SDLC
17 46 (4.86%) Automated Testing
18 42 (4.44%) Front End Development
19 39 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 636 (67.16%) C#
2 297 (31.36%) JavaScript
3 219 (23.13%) SQL
4 179 (18.90%) Java
5 108 (11.40%) T-SQL
6 90 (9.50%) Ruby
7 49 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 48 (5.07%) PHP
9 36 (3.80%) C++
10 35 (3.70%) C
11 29 (3.06%) Python
12 22 (2.32%) VB
13 20 (2.11%) VBA
14 17 (1.80%) Scala
15 15 (1.58%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.95%) ES6
17 5 (0.53%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.42%) Apple Swift
18 4 (0.42%) Groovy
19 3 (0.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 66 (6.97%) Degree
2 24 (2.53%) ISEB
3 8 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.86%) QA
2 5 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (2.01%) Docker
2 5 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.84%) Puppet
3 5 (0.53%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 103 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.44%) Facebook
3 40 (4.22%) Google
4 32 (3.38%) Oracle
5 19 (2.01%) Sitecore
5 19 (2.01%) Twitter
6 16 (1.69%) EPiServer
7 14 (1.48%) Zend
8 13 (1.37%) Adobe
9 9 (0.95%) webMethods
10 8 (0.84%) WSO2
11 7 (0.74%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.53%) VMware
12 5 (0.53%) Wonderware
13 3 (0.32%) Apple
13 3 (0.32%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.32%) Perforce
14 2 (0.21%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.21%) ESRI
14 2 (0.21%) Sencha
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Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Additional Benefits available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + 15% bonus,pension scheme,flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, training,free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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