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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 19 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.80% 8.82% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.29% 12.20% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
143 123 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 81.25% 72.35% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 125 112 218
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (70.45%) HTML
1 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
1 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
1 31 (70.45%) CSS
2 30 (68.18%) C#
2 30 (68.18%) .NET
3 26 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (56.82%) MVC
5 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
5 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (47.73%) jQuery
7 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (40.91%) SQL
9 17 (38.64%) Scrum
10 15 (34.09%) WCF
11 14 (31.82%) BDD
12 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
12 12 (27.27%) XML
13 11 (25.00%) IIS
13 11 (25.00%) Ajax
13 11 (25.00%) LINQ
13 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (22.73%) Axure RP
14 10 (22.73%) User Experience
14 10 (22.73%) Web Design
15 9 (20.45%) Web Services
16 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
16 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
2 26 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 26 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (22.73%) Axure RP
3 4 (9.09%) NUnit
3 4 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (9.09%) Moq
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) UX Designer
4 10 (22.73%) Designer
5 8 (18.18%) Architect
5 8 (18.18%) Applications Architect
5 8 (18.18%) .NET Architect
5 8 (18.18%) Lead Architect
6 7 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (15.91%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
6 7 (15.91%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Junior
7 6 (13.64%) Graduate
7 6 (13.64%) Junior Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) HTML
1 31 (70.45%) CSS
2 30 (68.18%) .NET
3 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (47.73%) jQuery
5 15 (34.09%) WCF
6 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 12 (27.27%) XML
7 11 (25.00%) Ajax
7 11 (25.00%) LINQ
8 9 (20.45%) Web Services
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (18.18%) HTML5
10 7 (15.91%) Ninject
11 4 (9.09%) NHibernate
12 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) User Experience
2 8 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (15.91%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) MVC
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) Web Design
6 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.91%) SOA
8 4 (9.09%) Kanban
8 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.55%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.27%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.27%) OO
10 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 30 (68.18%) C#
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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