The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 11 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.35% 2.74% 13.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.09% 3.42% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 17
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 117 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 90.38% 80.14% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

TDD
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Preston region.

TDD Salary Trend in Preston

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (83.33%) BDD
3 15 (83.33%) RESTful
3 15 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (83.33%) Kanban
3 15 (83.33%) Games
3 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) Apache
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) SilverStripe
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (83.33%) RESTful
3 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
4 2 (11.11%) li3
4 2 (11.11%) React
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) Laravel
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Yii
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) Symfony
4 2 (11.11%) Zend Framework
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
1 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (83.33%) Kanban
2 15 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 15 (83.33%) BDD
2 15 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) C
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) New Relic
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago