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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 45 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 19.23% 14.88% 14.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.39% 19.38% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 129 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 85.90% 76.79% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 109 167
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

TDD
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 26 January 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 50 (79.37%) .NET
2 40 (63.49%) SQL Server
2 40 (63.49%) C#
3 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (60.32%) ASP.NET
5 36 (57.14%) CSS
5 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 36 (57.14%) HTML
5 36 (57.14%) MVC
6 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (38.10%) Scrum
7 24 (38.10%) SQL
7 24 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (38.10%) BDD
8 21 (33.33%) XML
9 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (26.98%) .NET Framework
11 17 (26.98%) jQuery
12 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
13 13 (20.63%) WCF
13 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
14 12 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (19.05%) HTML5
14 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 12 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (19.05%) Inversion of Control

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 12 (19.05%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) CMS
2 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (63.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 24 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.87%) SpecFlow
3 7 (11.11%) Maven
3 7 (11.11%) Selenium
4 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
4 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.52%) Hudson
4 6 (9.52%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
5 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 7 (11.11%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Music Industry
3 3 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Developer
2 25 (39.68%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Applications Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Senior .NET Developer
3 12 (19.05%) .NET Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Lead Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (79.37%) .NET
2 38 (60.32%) ASP.NET
3 36 (57.14%) CSS
3 36 (57.14%) HTML
4 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (33.33%) XML
6 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (26.98%) jQuery
7 17 (26.98%) .NET Framework
8 13 (20.63%) WCF
9 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 12 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (19.05%) HTML5
9 12 (19.05%) Ajax
10 8 (12.70%) SOAP
10 8 (12.70%) RESTful
10 8 (12.70%) JSON
11 7 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (57.14%) MVC
3 24 (38.10%) Scrum
3 24 (38.10%) BDD
4 18 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
5 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 9 (14.29%) System Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.11%) OOD
10 6 (9.52%) Logistics
10 6 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Web Application Development
10 6 (9.52%) Software Architecture
11 5 (7.94%) Web Development
11 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (63.49%) C#
2 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 24 (38.10%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.11%) C++
5 7 (11.11%) Java
5 7 (11.11%) C
6 3 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.59%) Capita
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive package DOE
Posted: 27 days ago