The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 5 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.76% 9.85% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 12.15% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 107 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 81.95% 81.06% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 77 93 75
Average salary £37,123 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
Lancashire

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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Preston region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Preston

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (43.75%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
7 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 5 (31.25%) UML
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) RAD
7 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
7 5 (31.25%) User Stories
8 4 (25.00%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (25.00%) Scala
9 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 3 (18.75%) Backbone.js
9 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (6.25%) Moq
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Java Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (18.75%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (18.75%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Backbone.js
5 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) JSP
6 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (31.25%) UML
5 5 (31.25%) RAD
5 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 5 (31.25%) User Stories
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
7 3 (18.75%) OO
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago