The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 5 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.26% 24.18% 8.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 30.99% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £60,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.86% +12.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 83.16% 78.02% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 63 50 53
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

TDD
Salary Trend in Salford

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

TDD Salary Trend in Salford

TDD
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Salford region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Salford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (38.89%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) User Stories
7 6 (33.33%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) C
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
9 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 4 (22.22%) BDD
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) OOP
10 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (16.67%) XML
10 3 (16.67%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Firebug
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) jQuery
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Streaming Media
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) MHEG
2 1 (5.56%) New Media
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Benchmarking
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Kanban
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) OOD
8 1 (5.56%) Test Management
8 1 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) C
4 5 (27.78%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.56%) Scala
7 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
Salford, Manchester, North West
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Manchester, North West
BBC
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 14 days ago