The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 22 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 14.10% 8.97% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.49% 11.76% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 14
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 119 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 91.03% 76.28% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 131 108 206
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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Salary Trend in Stockport

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

TDD Salary Trend in Stockport

TDD
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 31 (60.78%) HTML
1 31 (60.78%) SQL Server
2 30 (58.82%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) .NET
3 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 27 (52.94%) CSS
4 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (49.02%) jQuery
6 21 (41.18%) Scrum
6 21 (41.18%) MVC
7 20 (39.22%) Web Services
8 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
8 19 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (35.29%) BDD
10 15 (29.41%) WCF
10 15 (29.41%) LINQ
10 15 (29.41%) XML
10 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
11 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
11 11 (21.57%) Ajax
11 11 (21.57%) IIS
11 11 (21.57%) SOA
11 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (21.57%) Ninject
12 10 (19.61%) User Experience
12 10 (19.61%) Axure RP

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (21.57%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (60.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (19.61%) Axure RP
3 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.84%) Maven
6 4 (7.84%) NUnit
6 4 (7.84%) Ant
6 4 (7.84%) JUnit
6 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
6 4 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (7.84%) Moq
6 4 (7.84%) Mockito
6 4 (7.84%) Selenium
6 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.84%) Hudson
6 4 (7.84%) Gerrit
6 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.57%) .NET Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) C# Developer
3 11 (21.57%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Designer
4 10 (19.61%) User Experience Designer
5 8 (15.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Junior
6 6 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Graduate
7 4 (7.84%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 30 (58.82%) .NET
3 27 (52.94%) CSS
4 25 (49.02%) jQuery
5 20 (39.22%) Web Services
6 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
6 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (29.41%) WCF
7 15 (29.41%) LINQ
7 15 (29.41%) XML
8 11 (21.57%) Ajax
8 11 (21.57%) Ninject
9 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.80%) JDBC
10 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
10 5 (9.80%) Spring
11 4 (7.84%) EJB
11 4 (7.84%) WSDL
11 4 (7.84%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) User Experience
2 7 (13.73%) Graphic Design
3 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Scrum
2 21 (41.18%) MVC
3 19 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (35.29%) BDD
5 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
6 11 (21.57%) SOA
7 10 (19.61%) Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) OO
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development
8 4 (7.84%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) System Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Kanban
8 4 (7.84%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) XPath
6 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ISEB
2 4 (7.84%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
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