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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 604 483 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.65% 8.00% 5.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.95% 9.14% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 545 441 407
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
5518 5285 6412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.16% 87.51% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4323 5492
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +7 420 £45,000 +12.50% 72
Cheshire +2 128 £42,500 +13.33% 19
Merseyside -3 39 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire -19 13 £35,000 -12.50% 9
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 973 (85.05%) Agile Software Development
2 662 (57.87%) .NET
3 639 (55.86%) C#
4 603 (52.71%) MVC
5 500 (43.71%) ASP.NET
6 463 (40.47%) SQL Server
7 436 (38.11%) Scrum
8 429 (37.50%) BDD
9 422 (36.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 361 (31.56%) JavaScript
11 345 (30.16%) WCF
12 335 (29.28%) Java
13 331 (28.93%) HTML
14 321 (28.06%) AngularJS
15 291 (25.44%) CSS
16 276 (24.13%) .NET Framework
17 275 (24.04%) SQL
18 265 (23.16%) Git (software)
19 257 (22.47%) OO
20 254 (22.20%) Continuous Integration
21 249 (21.77%) Web Application Development
22 235 (20.54%) Entity Framework
23 231 (20.19%) SQL Server 2014
24 230 (20.10%) ASP.NET Web API
25 229 (20.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 225 (19.67%) Kanban
27 219 (19.14%) RESTful
28 211 (18.44%) jQuery
29 188 (16.43%) Node.js
30 187 (16.35%) Dependency Injection

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 44 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (3.32%) Tomcat
3 27 (2.36%) CMS
4 25 (2.19%) JBoss
5 24 (2.10%) NServiceBus
5 24 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 23 (2.01%) Apache Solr
6 23 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 22 (1.92%) IIS
8 17 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (0.87%) Confluence
10 10 (0.87%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.70%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.61%) Commerce Server
12 7 (0.61%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.52%) Apache
13 6 (0.52%) Jetty
13 6 (0.52%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 40 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.22%) Magento
2 5 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.35%) Exstream
4 1 (0.087%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 118 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.62%) SaaS
4 26 (2.27%) Google Play
5 20 (1.75%) GitHub
6 6 (0.52%) PaaS
7 5 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.087%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.087%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.087%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.087%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 83 (7.26%) Internet
2 11 (0.96%) HTTP
3 4 (0.35%) Bluetooth
3 4 (0.35%) RFID
4 3 (0.26%) SSL
5 2 (0.17%) Intranet
6 1 (0.087%) AMQP
6 1 (0.087%) DSL
6 1 (0.087%) SMS
6 1 (0.087%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (40.47%) SQL Server
2 231 (20.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 140 (12.24%) NoSQL
4 121 (10.58%) MongoDB
5 97 (8.48%) MySQL
6 43 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (3.50%) Relational Database
8 38 (3.32%) Big Data
9 29 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (2.36%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.49%) Redis
12 14 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.87%) DB2
14 10 (0.87%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.70%) Couchbase
17 6 (0.52%) Riak
Development Applications
1 265 (23.16%) Git (software)
2 141 (12.33%) NUnit
3 107 (9.35%) MSTest
4 99 (8.65%) Jenkins
5 97 (8.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 96 (8.39%) Moq
7 91 (7.95%) Selenium
8 77 (6.73%) Subversion
8 77 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (4.98%) JIRA
10 48 (4.20%) SpecFlow
11 46 (4.02%) JUnit
12 44 (3.85%) Ant
12 44 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 42 (3.67%) Maven
13 42 (3.67%) TeamCity
14 40 (3.50%) Eclipse
15 37 (3.23%) Visual Studio
16 35 (3.06%) Cucumber
17 27 (2.36%) Grunt
General
1 146 (12.76%) Finance
2 86 (7.52%) Games
3 52 (4.55%) Marketing
4 47 (4.11%) Retail
5 29 (2.53%) Banking
6 12 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
6 12 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.61%) Music Industry
8 6 (0.52%) Advertising
8 6 (0.52%) Legal
9 5 (0.44%) Electronics
9 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.35%) Publishing
11 3 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.087%) Military
Job Titles
1 914 (79.90%) Developer
2 476 (41.61%) .NET Developer
3 203 (17.74%) Senior Developer
4 202 (17.66%) C# Developer
5 145 (12.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 141 (12.33%) Java Developer
7 85 (7.43%) .NET Software Developer
8 79 (6.91%) Software Developer
9 78 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 77 (6.73%) Senior C# Developer
11 76 (6.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 76 (6.64%) Lead Developer
12 75 (6.56%) Software Engineer
13 71 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
14 65 (5.68%) Junior
15 60 (5.24%) Junior Developer
16 58 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
16 58 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
17 55 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 54 (4.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 662 (57.87%) .NET
2 500 (43.71%) ASP.NET
3 422 (36.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 345 (30.16%) WCF
5 331 (28.93%) HTML
6 321 (28.06%) AngularJS
7 291 (25.44%) CSS
8 276 (24.13%) .NET Framework
9 235 (20.54%) Entity Framework
10 230 (20.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 229 (20.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 219 (19.14%) RESTful
13 211 (18.44%) jQuery
14 188 (16.43%) Node.js
15 167 (14.60%) Web Services
15 167 (14.60%) WPF
16 157 (13.72%) HTML5
17 152 (13.29%) Spring
18 139 (12.15%) Ninject
19 135 (11.80%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 97 (8.48%) Inversion of Control
3 89 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 89 (7.78%) iPad
4 69 (6.03%) User Experience
5 55 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (2.27%) iPhone
7 21 (1.84%) PMI
8 20 (1.75%) Smartphone
9 19 (1.66%) Social Network
10 16 (1.40%) Tandem
11 15 (1.31%) Xbox
12 13 (1.14%) Fintech
13 11 (0.96%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.52%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.52%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.52%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 159 (13.90%) Windows
2 53 (4.63%) Linux
3 47 (4.11%) Android
4 29 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (0.61%) Unix
7 1 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.087%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.087%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.087%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 973 (85.05%) Agile Software Development
2 603 (52.71%) MVC
3 436 (38.11%) Scrum
4 429 (37.50%) BDD
5 257 (22.47%) OO
6 254 (22.20%) Continuous Integration
7 249 (21.77%) Web Application Development
8 225 (19.67%) Kanban
9 187 (16.35%) Dependency Injection
10 155 (13.55%) Web Development
11 134 (11.71%) Software Engineering
12 131 (11.45%) Unit Testing
13 117 (10.23%) SDLC
14 95 (8.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 95 (8.30%) MVVM
14 95 (8.30%) OOP
15 89 (7.78%) E-Commerce
16 80 (6.99%) Mentoring
17 79 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
18 68 (5.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 639 (55.86%) C#
2 361 (31.56%) JavaScript
3 335 (29.28%) Java
4 275 (24.04%) SQL
5 131 (11.45%) Ruby
6 103 (9.00%) PHP
7 67 (5.86%) VB.NET
8 52 (4.55%) VB
9 33 (2.88%) Python
10 32 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 27 (2.36%) C++
12 25 (2.19%) F#
13 23 (2.01%) Scala
14 22 (1.92%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.84%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.22%) Go
17 10 (0.87%) Apple Swift
17 10 (0.87%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.87%) VBA
18 9 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (4.28%) Degree
2 25 (2.19%) ISEB
3 21 (1.84%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.44%) IIBA
6 5 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.17%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.087%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.087%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.55%) QA
2 8 (0.70%) SDET
3 2 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (2.10%) Docker
2 6 (0.52%) Varnish
3 4 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.087%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (2.71%) Kibana
2 16 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.31%) Puppet
4 11 (0.96%) Ansible
5 6 (0.52%) logstash
5 6 (0.52%) Salt
6 4 (0.35%) Terraform
7 3 (0.26%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.087%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 150 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 70 (6.12%) Oracle
3 58 (5.07%) Google
4 17 (1.49%) PayPal
5 16 (1.40%) IBM
6 12 (1.05%) Xamarin
7 11 (0.96%) Adobe
7 11 (0.96%) HP
8 7 (0.61%) Cognizant
8 7 (0.61%) Zend
9 6 (0.52%) RedGate
9 6 (0.52%) SAP
10 5 (0.44%) Sun
11 4 (0.35%) Facebook
11 4 (0.35%) hybris
11 4 (0.35%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.35%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.35%) VMware
12 3 (0.26%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.26%) Twitter
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
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