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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 449 534 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.93% 8.34% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.16% 9.53% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 408 490 491
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
4902 5603 6000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 87.53% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4146 4456 4832
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +1 307 £42,500 +6.25% 64
Cheshire -1 90 £40,000 - 7
Merseyside +2 32 £40,000 - 3
Lancashire +14 25 £36,250 +20.83% 2
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 669 (83.00%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (62.90%) C#
2 507 (62.90%) .NET
3 402 (49.88%) MVC
4 384 (47.64%) SQL Server
5 367 (45.53%) ASP.NET
6 327 (40.57%) BDD
7 313 (38.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 309 (38.34%) Scrum
9 256 (31.76%) JavaScript
10 234 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
11 220 (27.30%) WCF
12 218 (27.05%) HTML
13 201 (24.94%) CSS
14 193 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 190 (23.57%) Web Application Development
15 190 (23.57%) SQL
16 169 (20.97%) Kanban
17 164 (20.35%) Git (software)
18 163 (20.22%) AngularJS
19 160 (19.85%) SQL Server 2014
20 159 (19.73%) RESTful
21 158 (19.60%) Java
22 151 (18.73%) jQuery
23 149 (18.49%) OO
24 144 (17.87%) Dependency Injection
25 143 (17.74%) ASP.NET Web API
26 142 (17.62%) .NET Framework
27 124 (15.38%) Node.js
28 122 (15.14%) WPF

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
1 124 (15.38%) Node.js
2 45 (5.58%) CMS
3 19 (2.36%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (1.99%) Apache
6 14 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.49%) Umbraco
9 11 (1.36%) Mule
10 10 (1.24%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.12%) Alfresco
11 9 (1.12%) IIS
11 9 (1.12%) Liferay
12 8 (0.99%) nginx
13 7 (0.87%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
15 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.37%) WordPress
17 2 (0.25%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.62%) Magento
3 4 (0.50%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 68 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.10%) SaaS
4 21 (2.61%) GitHub
5 14 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.36%) PaaS
7 9 (1.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 8 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.44%) Internet
2 11 (1.36%) SSL
3 10 (1.24%) HTTP
4 5 (0.62%) Intranet
5 3 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.25%) Skype
7 1 (0.12%) AMQP
7 1 (0.12%) Extranet
7 1 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (47.64%) SQL Server
2 160 (19.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 93 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 53 (6.58%) MySQL
5 27 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (2.48%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (2.11%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (1.61%) Couchbase
14 12 (1.49%) Redis
15 11 (1.36%) Big Data
16 10 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (1.12%) Hazelcast
18 7 (0.87%) RDBMS
19 6 (0.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 164 (20.35%) Git (software)
2 121 (15.01%) NUnit
3 89 (11.04%) MSTest
4 80 (9.93%) Moq
5 79 (9.80%) Selenium
6 75 (9.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 54 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 51 (6.33%) JIRA
9 41 (5.09%) Maven
10 36 (4.47%) Jenkins
11 35 (4.34%) Cucumber
12 31 (3.85%) SpecFlow
13 30 (3.72%) Visual Studio
14 29 (3.60%) JUnit
14 29 (3.60%) WebDriver
15 23 (2.85%) TeamCity
16 22 (2.73%) Ant
17 17 (2.11%) Eclipse
18 14 (1.74%) Jasmine
19 13 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 89 (11.04%) Finance
2 59 (7.32%) Games
3 46 (5.71%) Retail
4 39 (4.84%) Marketing
5 18 (2.23%) Banking
6 15 (1.86%) Advertising
7 13 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.87%) Electronics
9 7 (0.87%) Music Industry
10 5 (0.62%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 630 (78.16%) Developer
2 365 (45.29%) .NET Developer
3 181 (22.46%) C# Developer
4 123 (15.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 119 (14.76%) Senior Developer
6 71 (8.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 69 (8.56%) Java Developer
8 51 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 50 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 50 (6.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 49 (6.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 48 (5.96%) Software Developer
12 44 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
13 43 (5.33%) .NET Software Developer
14 37 (4.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 34 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
15 34 (4.22%) Software Engineer
16 33 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
17 32 (3.97%) Junior
17 32 (3.97%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (62.90%) .NET
2 367 (45.53%) ASP.NET
3 313 (38.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 220 (27.30%) WCF
5 218 (27.05%) HTML
6 201 (24.94%) CSS
7 193 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 163 (20.22%) AngularJS
9 159 (19.73%) RESTful
10 151 (18.73%) jQuery
11 143 (17.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 142 (17.62%) .NET Framework
13 122 (15.14%) WPF
14 108 (13.40%) Ninject
15 99 (12.28%) Web Services
16 97 (12.03%) Entity Framework
17 90 (11.17%) KnockoutJS
18 76 (9.43%) Unity DI Container
19 75 (9.31%) Castle Windsor
19 75 (9.31%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
2 63 (7.82%) Computer Science
3 60 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 36 (4.47%) N-Tier
7 29 (3.60%) iPad
8 26 (3.23%) iPhone
9 25 (3.10%) User Experience
10 23 (2.85%) Social Network
11 15 (1.86%) W3C
12 12 (1.49%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.36%) Xbox
14 9 (1.12%) Replication
15 6 (0.74%) Mathematics
16 5 (0.62%) NHS
17 4 (0.50%) BBC
17 4 (0.50%) iDTV
17 4 (0.50%) Physics
17 4 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 117 (14.52%) Windows
2 58 (7.20%) Linux
3 47 (5.83%) Android
4 20 (2.48%) Unix
5 17 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.87%) CoreOS
7 7 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.37%) CentOS
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (83.00%) Agile Software Development
2 402 (49.88%) MVC
3 327 (40.57%) BDD
4 309 (38.34%) Scrum
5 234 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
6 190 (23.57%) Web Application Development
7 169 (20.97%) Kanban
8 149 (18.49%) OO
9 144 (17.87%) Dependency Injection
10 104 (12.90%) Web Development
11 97 (12.03%) Software Engineering
12 66 (8.19%) MVVM
13 64 (7.94%) SOA
14 57 (7.07%) DevOps
15 50 (6.20%) Continuous Delivery
15 50 (6.20%) OOP
16 49 (6.08%) Mentoring
17 48 (5.96%) Front End Development
18 47 (5.83%) E-Commerce
19 45 (5.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 507 (62.90%) C#
2 256 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 190 (23.57%) SQL
4 158 (19.60%) Java
5 102 (12.66%) Ruby
6 86 (10.67%) T-SQL
7 53 (6.58%) PHP
8 42 (5.21%) Python
9 36 (4.47%) VB.NET
10 22 (2.73%) VB
11 21 (2.61%) C
12 14 (1.74%) C++
12 14 (1.74%) ES6
13 12 (1.49%) Scala
14 10 (1.24%) CoffeeScript
14 10 (1.24%) Go
15 9 (1.12%) VBA
16 8 (0.99%) F#
16 8 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (6.33%) Degree
2 16 (1.99%) ISEB
3 9 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 7 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.12%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (8.56%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (2.98%) Docker
2 4 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (1.49%) Kibana
1 12 (1.49%) Puppet
2 9 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.50%) Wonderware InTouch
4 2 (0.25%) yum
Vendors
1 73 (9.06%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.83%) Google
3 33 (4.09%) Facebook
4 26 (3.23%) Twitter
5 14 (1.74%) Sitecore
6 13 (1.61%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.61%) Oracle
7 10 (1.24%) webMethods
8 9 (1.12%) WSO2
9 7 (0.87%) SAP
9 7 (0.87%) Snowplow
10 6 (0.74%) IBM
11 5 (0.62%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.62%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.50%) Adobe
12 4 (0.50%) VMware
12 4 (0.50%) Wonderware
12 4 (0.50%) Zend
13 2 (0.25%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.25%) ESRI
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
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Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Grays Search & Selection
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago