The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 21 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 160 85 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.10% 8.83% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.66% 10.34% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 125 79 100
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,250
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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1264 822 1552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.66% 85.36% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 926 708 1228
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for TDD in Cheshire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Cheshire

TDD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -3 51 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Warrington -9 46 £40,000 - 2
Ellesmere Port - 18 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +2 17 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Crewe -11 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Chester +7 8 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 - 3
Winsford - 1 £40,000 -
TDD
North West

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 222 (82.53%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (60.97%) C#
2 164 (60.97%) .NET
3 162 (60.22%) MVC
4 144 (53.53%) ASP.NET
5 137 (50.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 115 (42.75%) SQL Server
7 111 (41.26%) BDD
8 96 (35.69%) Microsoft
9 95 (35.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 93 (34.57%) AngularJS
11 89 (33.09%) Continuous Integration
12 88 (32.71%) RESTful
12 88 (32.71%) OO
13 84 (31.23%) Dependency Injection
14 82 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 79 (29.37%) Web Application Development
16 77 (28.62%) SQL Server 2014
17 72 (26.77%) WPF
18 68 (25.28%) Java
19 66 (24.54%) Finance
20 64 (23.79%) Git (software)
21 63 (23.42%) jQuery
22 60 (22.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 59 (21.93%) Node.js
24 54 (20.07%) Ruby
24 54 (20.07%) KnockoutJS
25 50 (18.59%) Scrum
25 50 (18.59%) Windows
26 48 (17.84%) HTML

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 26 (9.67%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.35%) Confluence
2 9 (3.35%) JBoss
2 9 (3.35%) NServiceBus
2 9 (3.35%) WebLogic
2 9 (3.35%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.86%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.49%) CMS
4 4 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.12%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.38%) SaaS
2 28 (10.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.12%) GitHub
4 3 (1.12%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) HTTP
3 4 (1.49%) LDAP
4 2 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) RFID
5 1 (0.37%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (42.75%) SQL Server
2 77 (28.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (10.41%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.67%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (3.35%) DB2
7 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.12%) MySQL
10 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (23.79%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.52%) TeamCity
3 21 (7.81%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.69%) Subversion
5 15 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (5.20%) SonarQube
7 13 (4.83%) Selenium
8 11 (4.09%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.72%) NuGet
9 10 (3.72%) NUnit
9 10 (3.72%) SpecFlow
10 9 (3.35%) FxCop
10 9 (3.35%) MSTest
10 9 (3.35%) StyleCop
11 8 (2.97%) Gradle
11 8 (2.97%) JIRA
12 7 (2.60%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (1.86%) Xcode
14 4 (1.49%) Lombardi
General
1 66 (24.54%) Finance
2 34 (12.64%) Banking
3 10 (3.72%) Retail
4 8 (2.97%) Advertising
4 8 (2.97%) Marketing
5 7 (2.60%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.86%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.12%) Games
8 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.12%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 216 (80.30%) Developer
2 142 (52.79%) .NET Developer
3 67 (24.91%) .NET Software Developer
4 57 (21.19%) C# Developer
5 50 (18.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 49 (18.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 47 (17.47%) Software Developer
8 43 (15.99%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (15.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 40 (14.87%) C# Software Developer
11 39 (14.50%) Java Developer
12 26 (9.67%) Messaging Developer
13 17 (6.32%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
15 9 (3.35%) Wintel Engineer
16 8 (2.97%) Analyst
16 8 (2.97%) Consultant
16 8 (2.97%) Machine Learning Engineer
17 7 (2.60%) PHP Developer
17 7 (2.60%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (60.97%) .NET
2 144 (53.53%) ASP.NET
3 137 (50.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 95 (35.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 93 (34.57%) AngularJS
6 88 (32.71%) RESTful
7 82 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 72 (26.77%) WPF
9 63 (23.42%) jQuery
10 60 (22.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 59 (21.93%) Node.js
12 54 (20.07%) KnockoutJS
13 48 (17.84%) HTML
14 45 (16.73%) Spring
15 41 (15.24%) WCF
15 41 (15.24%) XML
16 40 (14.87%) Web Services
17 37 (13.75%) Hibernate
18 31 (11.52%) SOAP
19 30 (11.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (5.58%) PMI
4 12 (4.46%) User Experience
5 10 (3.72%) Mainframe
5 10 (3.72%) Social Media
6 8 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.97%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.49%) Social Network
8 2 (0.74%) Fintech
8 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.74%) iPad
8 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.37%) Life Science
9 1 (0.37%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.37%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.59%) Windows
2 29 (10.78%) Linux
3 13 (4.83%) Mac OS
4 10 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.23%) Android
6 4 (1.49%) Unix
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (82.53%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (60.22%) MVC
3 111 (41.26%) BDD
4 89 (33.09%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (32.71%) OO
6 84 (31.23%) Dependency Injection
7 79 (29.37%) Web Application Development
8 50 (18.59%) Scrum
9 45 (16.73%) SOLID
10 40 (14.87%) SDLC
11 37 (13.75%) Kanban
12 33 (12.27%) Unit Testing
13 30 (11.15%) Software Engineering
13 30 (11.15%) Test Automation
14 26 (9.67%) Multithreading
15 23 (8.55%) OOP
16 20 (7.43%) DevOps
16 20 (7.43%) Risk Management
17 14 (5.20%) Waterfall
18 12 (4.46%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 164 (60.97%) C#
2 68 (25.28%) Java
3 54 (20.07%) Ruby
4 44 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.67%) F#
6 21 (7.81%) SQL
7 13 (4.83%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.35%) PHP
8 9 (3.35%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.97%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.60%) Python
11 6 (2.23%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.86%) COBOL
12 5 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.86%) VB
13 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.12%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.37%) C++
16 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (6.69%) Degree
2 14 (5.20%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.12%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.37%) OCP
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.72%) Hyper-V
1 10 (3.72%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (3.72%) VirtualBox
1 10 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (3.72%) Xen
2 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (9.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 26 (9.67%) Kibana
1 26 (9.67%) WSUS
2 13 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.72%) Ansible
3 10 (3.72%) Puppet
4 4 (1.49%) Nagios
5 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 96 (35.69%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.69%) Oracle
3 10 (3.72%) VMware
4 7 (2.60%) Cognizant
4 7 (2.60%) Google
4 7 (2.60%) IBM
5 4 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.49%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (1.49%) Facebook
6 3 (1.12%) Chordiant
7 2 (0.74%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.37%) Apigee
8 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.37%) RedGate
8 1 (0.37%) Sun
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Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
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Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
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Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
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Macclesfield
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
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Wilmslow
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Nantwich
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