The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Lancashire / Blackpool
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 9 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 15.38% 16.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 18.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

TDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 11 27 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 84.62% 87.10% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 49
Median salary £36,900 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.64% +24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool citing TDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Blackpool

TDD
Salary Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD in Blackpool.

Salary trend for TDD in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for TDD.

1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) OOD
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Node.js
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (21.43%) Sequelize
6 3 (21.43%) Dropwizard
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (21.43%) Mongoose

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Mongoose
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Artifactory
2 3 (21.43%) gulp
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) SonarQube
2 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# Developer
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Node.js
5 3 (21.43%) Dropwizard
5 3 (21.43%) Express
5 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
5 3 (21.43%) LESS
5 3 (21.43%) Sass
5 3 (21.43%) Sequelize
5 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
5 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago