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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 499 501 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.96% 7.79% 7.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.32% 8.80% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 478 444 486
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
4834 5693 6028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.82% 88.48% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 4613 4798
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +2 360 £45,000 +5.88% 51
Cheshire +12 80 £40,000 - 19
Lancashire +15 31 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Merseyside 0 26 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Cumbria +1 2 £45,000 +38.46% 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 776 (84.81%) Agile Software Development
2 567 (61.97%) C#
3 563 (61.53%) .NET
4 455 (49.73%) MVC
5 423 (46.23%) SQL Server
6 404 (44.15%) ASP.NET
7 395 (43.17%) BDD
8 362 (39.56%) Scrum
9 348 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 296 (32.35%) JavaScript
11 262 (28.63%) WCF
12 257 (28.09%) HTML
13 254 (27.76%) Continuous Integration
14 245 (26.78%) CSS
15 202 (22.08%) SQL
16 200 (21.86%) jQuery
17 199 (21.75%) Web Application Development
17 199 (21.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 197 (21.53%) AngularJS
18 197 (21.53%) Java
19 194 (21.20%) SQL Server 2014
20 191 (20.87%) OO
21 188 (20.55%) .NET Framework
22 185 (20.22%) RESTful
23 181 (19.78%) Kanban
24 178 (19.45%) Git (software)
25 174 (19.02%) ASP.NET Web API
26 155 (16.94%) Dependency Injection
27 146 (15.96%) Entity Framework
28 144 (15.74%) 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 42 (4.59%) CMS
2 31 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.62%) WebSphere
4 19 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.53%) Apache
5 14 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (1.42%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 9 (0.98%) NServiceBus
9 8 (0.87%) Alfresco
9 8 (0.87%) Confluence
9 8 (0.87%) Liferay
9 8 (0.87%) nginx
10 7 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (0.77%) Mule
10 7 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) Magento
2 7 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.22%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.06%) Google Play
4 23 (2.51%) SaaS
5 21 (2.30%) GitHub
6 13 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 9 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.77%) PaaS
9 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.63%) Internet
2 13 (1.42%) HTTP
3 11 (1.20%) SSL
4 5 (0.55%) Intranet
5 3 (0.33%) DSL
6 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.22%) Skype
7 1 (0.11%) AMQP
7 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.11%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (46.23%) SQL Server
2 194 (21.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 97 (10.60%) NoSQL
4 73 (7.98%) MySQL
5 37 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 30 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (3.17%) MongoDB
9 27 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (1.75%) DB2
14 15 (1.64%) Big Data
14 15 (1.64%) Redis
14 15 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (0.98%) Couchbase
16 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (0.87%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 178 (19.45%) Git (software)
2 119 (13.01%) NUnit
3 99 (10.82%) Selenium
4 95 (10.38%) MSTest
5 81 (8.85%) Moq
6 80 (8.74%) Rhino Mocks
7 61 (6.67%) JIRA
7 61 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (5.46%) Cucumber
9 46 (5.03%) Jenkins
9 46 (5.03%) SpecFlow
10 42 (4.59%) Maven
11 37 (4.04%) WebDriver
12 36 (3.93%) JUnit
13 33 (3.61%) TeamCity
14 32 (3.50%) Visual Studio
15 31 (3.39%) Ant
16 22 (2.40%) Eclipse
17 18 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (1.97%) Subversion
General
1 133 (14.54%) Finance
2 64 (6.99%) Games
3 61 (6.67%) Retail
4 43 (4.70%) Marketing
5 17 (1.86%) Banking
6 14 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.31%) Music Industry
8 9 (0.98%) Advertising
8 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.77%) Electronics
10 6 (0.66%) Publishing
11 5 (0.55%) Automotive
11 5 (0.55%) Back Office
12 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 732 (80.00%) Developer
2 408 (44.59%) .NET Developer
3 184 (20.11%) C# Developer
4 136 (14.86%) Senior Developer
5 126 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 85 (9.29%) Java Developer
7 68 (7.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 62 (6.78%) .NET Software Developer
9 51 (5.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 51 (5.57%) Lead Developer
10 48 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 48 (5.25%) Software Developer
11 43 (4.70%) Senior C# Developer
12 42 (4.59%) Junior
12 42 (4.59%) Junior Developer
12 42 (4.59%) PHP Developer
13 41 (4.48%) Analyst
14 40 (4.37%) SQL Developer
15 39 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 39 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 563 (61.53%) .NET
2 404 (44.15%) ASP.NET
3 348 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 262 (28.63%) WCF
5 257 (28.09%) HTML
6 245 (26.78%) CSS
7 200 (21.86%) jQuery
8 199 (21.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 197 (21.53%) AngularJS
10 188 (20.55%) .NET Framework
11 185 (20.22%) RESTful
12 174 (19.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 146 (15.96%) Entity Framework
14 144 (15.74%) WPF
15 128 (13.99%) Node.js
16 107 (11.69%) Ninject
17 101 (11.04%) KnockoutJS
17 101 (11.04%) Web Services
18 97 (10.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 94 (10.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 80 (8.74%) Inversion of Control
3 66 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (5.79%) Mobile App
6 51 (5.57%) iPad
7 38 (4.15%) User Experience
8 29 (3.17%) N-Tier
8 29 (3.17%) Social Network
9 26 (2.84%) iPhone
10 15 (1.64%) W3C
11 11 (1.20%) Tandem
11 11 (1.20%) Xbox
12 8 (0.87%) PMI
13 7 (0.77%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.77%) NHS
14 6 (0.66%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.66%) Fintech
15 5 (0.55%) Replication
16 4 (0.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 137 (14.97%) Windows
2 78 (8.52%) Linux
3 50 (5.46%) Android
4 23 (2.51%) Unix
5 22 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.87%) CoreOS
8 7 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.77%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.66%) CentOS
10 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (84.81%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (49.73%) MVC
3 395 (43.17%) BDD
4 362 (39.56%) Scrum
5 254 (27.76%) Continuous Integration
6 199 (21.75%) Web Application Development
7 191 (20.87%) OO
8 181 (19.78%) Kanban
9 155 (16.94%) Dependency Injection
10 109 (11.91%) Web Development
11 101 (11.04%) Software Engineering
12 97 (10.60%) Unit Testing
13 73 (7.98%) MVVM
14 71 (7.76%) DevOps
15 68 (7.43%) OOP
16 58 (6.34%) Mentoring
17 57 (6.23%) SOA
18 56 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
19 52 (5.68%) Front End Development
20 46 (5.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 567 (61.97%) C#
2 296 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 202 (22.08%) SQL
4 197 (21.53%) Java
5 117 (12.79%) Ruby
6 76 (8.31%) T-SQL
7 75 (8.20%) PHP
8 41 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 39 (4.26%) Python
10 31 (3.39%) VB
11 22 (2.40%) C
12 18 (1.97%) Scala
13 16 (1.75%) C++
13 16 (1.75%) F#
14 14 (1.53%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.31%) ES6
16 10 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
16 10 (1.09%) Go
17 8 (0.87%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (6.99%) Degree
2 11 (1.20%) ISEB
3 8 (0.87%) PMI Certification
4 7 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.11%) PhD
8 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.23%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (2.84%) Docker
2 5 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.44%) Varnish
4 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (2.62%) Puppet
2 20 (2.19%) Kibana
3 13 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.33%) Ansible
5 2 (0.22%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.22%) yum
6 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 113 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.90%) Google
3 29 (3.17%) Twitter
4 28 (3.06%) Facebook
5 20 (2.19%) Oracle
6 16 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.20%) IBM
8 10 (1.09%) EPiServer
8 10 (1.09%) Snowplow
9 9 (0.98%) Atlassian
10 8 (0.87%) Adobe
11 7 (0.77%) SAP
12 6 (0.66%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.66%) webMethods
12 6 (0.66%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.55%) VMware
13 5 (0.55%) WSO2
14 4 (0.44%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.44%) Remedy
15 3 (0.33%) RedGate
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