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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England / North West
Rank 20 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 628 373 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.45% 6.68% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.58% 7.58% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 543 356 452
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 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
5424 4924 6114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.26% 88.16% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4500 4102 5065
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +12 443 £45,000 +5.88% 64
Cheshire +16 107 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Merseyside +14 57 £40,000 - 3
Lancashire -12 19 £37,500 -6.25% 9
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1045 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 710 (57.49%) .NET
3 667 (54.01%) C#
4 619 (50.12%) MVC
5 517 (41.86%) ASP.NET
6 515 (41.70%) SQL Server
7 497 (40.24%) BDD
8 438 (35.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 419 (33.93%) Scrum
10 377 (30.53%) Java
11 375 (30.36%) JavaScript
12 365 (29.55%) AngularJS
13 309 (25.02%) WCF
14 288 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
15 286 (23.16%) ASP.NET Web API
16 277 (22.43%) HTML
17 272 (22.02%) SQL Server 2014
18 271 (21.94%) SQL
19 267 (21.62%) Web Application Development
20 262 (21.21%) OO
21 258 (20.89%) Git (software)
22 252 (20.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 248 (20.08%) Node.js
24 245 (19.84%) jQuery
25 243 (19.68%) Kanban
26 242 (19.60%) CSS
27 238 (19.27%) .NET Framework
28 235 (19.03%) RESTful
29 208 (16.84%) Entity Framework
30 203 (16.44%) 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 56 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (3.72%) Tomcat
3 34 (2.75%) JBoss
4 25 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 24 (1.94%) Apache Solr
6 21 (1.70%) IIS
7 18 (1.46%) Confluence
7 18 (1.46%) NServiceBus
8 17 (1.38%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.05%) CMS
11 12 (0.97%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.73%) Jetty
12 9 (0.73%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.57%) Apache
14 6 (0.49%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.32%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.24%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.24%) Liferay
Applications
1 46 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.32%) Magento
4 2 (0.16%) Exstream
5 1 (0.081%) BASE24
5 1 (0.081%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 125 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (3.89%) SaaS
4 36 (2.91%) GitHub
5 33 (2.67%) Google Play
6 5 (0.40%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.32%) PaaS
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.081%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.081%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.081%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.081%) Heroku
10 1 (0.081%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.53%) Internet
2 23 (1.86%) HTTP
3 9 (0.73%) Intranet
4 7 (0.57%) Skype
5 5 (0.40%) Broadband
5 5 (0.40%) SMS
6 3 (0.24%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.24%) RS-232
6 3 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.16%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.16%) RFID
7 2 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.081%) ATM
8 1 (0.081%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 515 (41.70%) SQL Server
2 272 (22.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 147 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 128 (10.36%) MongoDB
5 102 (8.26%) MySQL
6 59 (4.78%) Big Data
7 50 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (3.72%) Hadoop
9 38 (3.08%) Relational Database
10 28 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (1.78%) Redis
12 22 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (0.97%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.89%) DB2
15 10 (0.81%) Couchbase
16 9 (0.73%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.73%) Riak
16 9 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 258 (20.89%) Git (software)
2 114 (9.23%) NUnit
3 111 (8.99%) Selenium
4 100 (8.10%) Jenkins
5 87 (7.04%) MSTest
6 83 (6.72%) Moq
7 81 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
8 64 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 62 (5.02%) JIRA
10 60 (4.86%) JUnit
11 53 (4.29%) Cucumber
12 47 (3.81%) Subversion
13 44 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 44 (3.56%) TeamCity
14 33 (2.67%) Eclipse
14 33 (2.67%) Visual Studio
15 31 (2.51%) WebDriver
16 30 (2.43%) SpecFlow
17 29 (2.35%) Maven
18 27 (2.19%) Mockito
General
1 150 (12.15%) Finance
2 95 (7.69%) Games
3 58 (4.70%) Marketing
4 57 (4.62%) Retail
5 35 (2.83%) Banking
6 23 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.21%) Advertising
9 11 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
10 10 (0.81%) Electronics
11 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.49%) Legal
12 6 (0.49%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.32%) Automotive
13 4 (0.32%) Back Office
14 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Publishing
16 1 (0.081%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 940 (76.11%) Developer
2 522 (42.27%) .NET Developer
3 219 (17.73%) C# Developer
4 195 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 171 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 159 (12.87%) Java Developer
7 101 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 100 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 83 (6.72%) .NET Software Developer
10 81 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 81 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 73 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 69 (5.59%) Lead Developer
13 65 (5.26%) Software Developer
13 65 (5.26%) Software Engineer
14 62 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
15 61 (4.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 54 (4.37%) Junior
16 54 (4.37%) Junior Developer
17 53 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 710 (57.49%) .NET
2 517 (41.86%) ASP.NET
3 438 (35.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 365 (29.55%) AngularJS
5 309 (25.02%) WCF
6 286 (23.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 277 (22.43%) HTML
8 252 (20.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 248 (20.08%) Node.js
10 245 (19.84%) jQuery
11 242 (19.60%) CSS
12 238 (19.27%) .NET Framework
13 235 (19.03%) RESTful
14 208 (16.84%) Entity Framework
15 192 (15.55%) Web Services
16 176 (14.25%) WPF
17 158 (12.79%) KnockoutJS
18 147 (11.90%) Spring
19 132 (10.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 131 (10.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 121 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 112 (9.07%) iPad
3 79 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 73 (5.91%) User Experience
5 45 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (2.43%) N-Tier
7 28 (2.27%) iPhone
8 25 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (1.78%) Social Network
9 22 (1.78%) Tandem
10 17 (1.38%) Digital TV
11 16 (1.30%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.30%) Smartphone
12 14 (1.13%) PMI
13 13 (1.05%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.73%) Fintech
14 9 (0.73%) Xbox
15 7 (0.57%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.57%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 123 (9.96%) Windows
2 69 (5.59%) Android
3 56 (4.53%) Linux
4 54 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (0.40%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.40%) Unix
7 3 (0.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.081%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1045 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 619 (50.12%) MVC
3 497 (40.24%) BDD
4 419 (33.93%) Scrum
5 288 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
6 267 (21.62%) Web Application Development
7 262 (21.21%) OO
8 243 (19.68%) Kanban
9 203 (16.44%) Dependency Injection
10 157 (12.71%) Software Engineering
11 139 (11.26%) SDLC
12 137 (11.09%) Web Development
13 116 (9.39%) Unit Testing
14 100 (8.10%) MVVM
15 99 (8.02%) E-Commerce
16 90 (7.29%) OOP
17 86 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
17 86 (6.96%) Mentoring
18 85 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
19 84 (6.80%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 667 (54.01%) C#
2 377 (30.53%) Java
3 375 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 271 (21.94%) SQL
5 173 (14.01%) Ruby
6 82 (6.64%) PHP
7 68 (5.51%) VB.NET
8 61 (4.94%) Python
9 49 (3.97%) VB
10 38 (3.08%) F#
11 33 (2.67%) C++
12 32 (2.59%) Scala
13 28 (2.27%) Objective-C
13 28 (2.27%) T-SQL
14 25 (2.02%) Apple Swift
15 20 (1.62%) C
16 15 (1.21%) Go
17 14 (1.13%) TypeScript
18 13 (1.05%) PL/SQL
18 13 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (5.75%) Degree
2 34 (2.75%) ISEB
3 18 (1.46%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.13%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.57%) HNC
7 7 (0.57%) HND
8 4 (0.32%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.16%) IIBA
10 2 (0.16%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.081%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.34%) QA
2 11 (0.89%) SDET
3 6 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (1.46%) Docker
2 7 (0.57%) Firmware
3 3 (0.24%) Varnish
3 3 (0.24%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 57 (4.62%) Kibana
2 21 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.38%) Puppet
4 11 (0.89%) Ansible
4 11 (0.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 11 (0.89%) WSUS
5 9 (0.73%) logstash
5 9 (0.73%) Salt
6 6 (0.49%) Terraform
7 2 (0.16%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.081%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 173 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 70 (5.67%) Google
2 70 (5.67%) Oracle
3 18 (1.46%) IBM
3 18 (1.46%) Xamarin
4 17 (1.38%) PayPal
5 13 (1.05%) Facebook
6 12 (0.97%) HP
7 10 (0.81%) SAP
8 8 (0.65%) Cadence
9 7 (0.57%) RedGate
10 6 (0.49%) Sun
11 5 (0.40%) Zend
12 4 (0.32%) hybris
13 3 (0.24%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.24%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.24%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.24%) Snowplow
14 2 (0.16%) Adobe
14 2 (0.16%) Cognizant
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