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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 21 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.96% 8.59% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.79% 10.94% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 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 £32,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £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
142 128 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 87.65% 78.53% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 132 118 189
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (59.18%) HTML
2 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
3 26 (53.06%) C#
3 26 (53.06%) .NET
3 26 (53.06%) jQuery
4 25 (51.02%) SQL
5 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
5 23 (46.94%) CSS
6 22 (44.90%) Web Services
6 22 (44.90%) Scrum
6 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (36.73%) BDD
9 17 (34.69%) MVC
10 16 (32.65%) XML
11 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
11 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
11 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (30.61%) LINQ
12 12 (24.49%) WCF
12 12 (24.49%) Degree
13 11 (22.45%) Ninject
13 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
13 11 (22.45%) SOA
14 10 (20.41%) IIS
14 10 (20.41%) Web Design
14 10 (20.41%) Axure RP
14 10 (20.41%) Jenkins

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (20.41%) IIS
2 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (20.41%) Axure RP
1 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 6 (12.24%) Ant
4 6 (12.24%) JUnit
4 6 (12.24%) Mockito
4 6 (12.24%) Maven
4 6 (12.24%) Gerrit
5 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
5 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.16%) Hudson
5 4 (8.16%) Selenium
5 4 (8.16%) NUnit
5 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (8.16%) Moq
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 25 (51.02%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Software Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) .NET Software Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (20.41%) User Experience Designer
4 10 (20.41%) Designer
5 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Graduate
5 6 (12.24%) Junior
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Junior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) HTML
2 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 26 (53.06%) jQuery
3 23 (46.94%) CSS
4 22 (44.90%) Web Services
5 16 (32.65%) XML
6 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
6 15 (30.61%) LINQ
6 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (24.49%) WCF
8 11 (22.45%) Ninject
9 10 (20.41%) Ajax
10 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
10 7 (14.29%) Spring
10 7 (14.29%) JDBC
11 6 (12.24%) WSDL
11 6 (12.24%) JAXB
11 6 (12.24%) EJB
11 6 (12.24%) XSLT
11 6 (12.24%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Scrum
3 21 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (36.73%) BDD
5 17 (34.69%) MVC
6 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
7 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.45%) SOA
8 10 (20.41%) Web Design
9 6 (12.24%) OO
9 6 (12.24%) Web Development
9 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.16%) Automation Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
10 4 (8.16%) System Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Kanban
10 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C#
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
3 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (12.24%) XPath
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) HND
3 4 (8.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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