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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 5 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 50 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.38% 10.78% 10.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.62% 12.95% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 22
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
181 224 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 91.88% 83.27% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 164 156 168
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (51.61%) .NET
3 41 (44.09%) XML
4 35 (37.63%) SQL
4 35 (37.63%) BDD
5 34 (36.56%) SQL Server
6 32 (34.41%) SOAP
7 31 (33.33%) Linux
8 30 (32.26%) JMS
8 30 (32.26%) UNIX
8 30 (32.26%) Java
8 30 (32.26%) C++
9 27 (29.03%) Retail
10 26 (27.96%) C#
10 26 (27.96%) E-Commerce
11 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET
12 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
12 22 (23.66%) JSON
12 22 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (23.66%) SpecFlow
12 22 (23.66%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (23.66%) Relational Database
12 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (22.58%) REST
13 21 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (22.58%) Degree
13 21 (22.58%) QA
13 21 (22.58%) Spring
13 21 (22.58%) Maven
13 21 (22.58%) ActiveMQ

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (9.68%) WebLogic
1 9 (9.68%) WebSphere
1 9 (9.68%) GlassFish
2 4 (4.30%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.30%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (23.66%) Relational Database
3 18 (19.35%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.60%) MySQL
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) SpecFlow
2 21 (22.58%) Maven
3 13 (13.98%) Selenium
3 13 (13.98%) TeamCity
3 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.98%) Hudson
3 13 (13.98%) SoapUI
4 9 (9.68%) Ant
4 9 (9.68%) JUnit
4 9 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 9 (9.68%) WebDriver
5 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.08%) Xcode
8 1 (1.08%) MSTest
8 1 (1.08%) NUnit
8 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 27 (29.03%) Retail
2 8 (8.60%) Back Office
3 6 (6.45%) Music Industry
4 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Developer
2 31 (33.33%) Analyst
3 26 (27.96%) Test Analyst
4 21 (22.58%) Software Engineer
5 20 (21.51%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Tester
6 9 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Test Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Software Tester
8 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.30%) UML Business Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (51.61%) .NET
2 41 (44.09%) XML
3 32 (34.41%) SOAP
4 30 (32.26%) JMS
5 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET
6 22 (23.66%) JSON
7 21 (22.58%) REST
7 21 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (22.58%) Spring
7 21 (22.58%) ActiveMQ
7 21 (22.58%) CSS
7 21 (22.58%) Servlets
7 21 (22.58%) HTML
7 21 (22.58%) WSDL
7 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
8 18 (19.35%) Java EE
9 12 (12.90%) .NET Framework
10 11 (11.83%) Web Services
10 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.68%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Enterprise Software
1 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Open Source
3 2 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) iPhone
4 1 (1.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.33%) Linux
2 30 (32.26%) UNIX
3 9 (9.68%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Android
4 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.63%) BDD
3 26 (27.96%) E-Commerce
4 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
4 22 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (22.58%) Scrum
6 19 (20.43%) OOD
7 18 (19.35%) Logistics
7 18 (19.35%) Software Architecture
8 17 (18.28%) OO
9 16 (17.20%) MVC
9 16 (17.20%) System Testing
10 15 (16.13%) Automation Testing
11 14 (15.05%) Automated Testing
12 13 (13.98%) Compatibility Testing
13 10 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.75%) Manual Testing
13 10 (10.75%) OOP
14 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.63%) SQL
2 30 (32.26%) Java
2 30 (32.26%) C++
3 26 (27.96%) C#
4 21 (22.58%) C
4 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.75%) Ruby
6 7 (7.53%) VB
6 7 (7.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.58%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Oracle
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.30%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.08%) Capita
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