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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 37 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.23% 12.23% 12.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.50% 15.86% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 22
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,250 £30,000
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
200 145 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 82.30% 77.13% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 175 132 159
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
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 24 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (79.66%) .NET
2 42 (71.19%) C#
3 41 (69.49%) HTML
3 41 (69.49%) JavaScript
3 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET
3 41 (69.49%) CSS
4 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
5 39 (66.10%) MVC
6 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (59.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (44.07%) BDD
9 25 (42.37%) Scrum
9 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (40.68%) jQuery
11 20 (33.90%) SQL
12 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
12 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (27.12%) XML
15 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
16 13 (22.03%) IIS
16 13 (22.03%) Ajax
16 13 (22.03%) WCF
16 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
17 12 (20.34%) Inversion of Control
17 12 (20.34%) HTML5
17 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 12 (20.34%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (22.03%) IIS
2 4 (6.78%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) Axure RP
3 5 (8.47%) SpecFlow
4 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.78%) Hudson
4 4 (6.78%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (6.78%) Moq
4 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.78%) NUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Maven
5 2 (3.39%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.69%) Xcode
6 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (8.47%) Music Industry
2 4 (6.78%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior .NET Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Architect
4 12 (20.34%) Applications Architect
4 12 (20.34%) .NET Architect
4 12 (20.34%) Lead Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Junior Developer
5 6 (10.17%) UX Designer
5 6 (10.17%) Designer
5 6 (10.17%) Junior
5 6 (10.17%) Graduate
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (79.66%) .NET
2 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET
2 41 (69.49%) CSS
2 41 (69.49%) HTML
3 35 (59.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (40.68%) jQuery
5 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
6 16 (27.12%) XML
7 13 (22.03%) Ajax
7 13 (22.03%) WCF
8 12 (20.34%) HTML5
8 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 12 (20.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (11.86%) RESTful
10 4 (6.78%) LINQ
10 4 (6.78%) NHibernate
11 3 (5.08%) SOAP
11 3 (5.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.86%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) MVC
2 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (44.07%) BDD
4 25 (42.37%) Scrum
5 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (20.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.25%) Web Application Development
7 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.86%) Web Design
9 5 (8.47%) Web Development
9 5 (8.47%) System Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Kanban
10 4 (6.78%) Compatibility Testing
11 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.39%) Software Architecture
12 2 (3.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (71.19%) C#
2 41 (69.49%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) C++
5 2 (3.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.69%) Capita
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