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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 17 34 25
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 109 77 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.31% 5.88% 7.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.80% 6.89% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 97 71 114
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 £35,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 924 1117 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.42% 85.33% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 737 941 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Warrington +4 32 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Wilmslow +5 19 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Ellesmere Port - 17 £45,000 -
Chester +4 12 £44,750 -0.55% 3
Knutsford +1 7 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Runcorn 0 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Nantwich - 4 £47,500 - 1
Macclesfield +4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Crewe -6 1 £30,000 -40.00% 1
TDD
North West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 192 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (66.23%) MVC
3 149 (65.35%) C#
4 147 (64.47%) .NET
5 132 (57.89%) ASP.NET
6 121 (53.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 106 (46.49%) SQL Server
8 85 (37.28%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (36.40%) AngularJS
10 82 (35.96%) Dependency Injection
11 75 (32.89%) Scrum
12 74 (32.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 73 (32.02%) Web Application Development
14 68 (29.82%) Microsoft
14 68 (29.82%) WCF
15 67 (29.39%) BDD
16 61 (26.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 59 (25.88%) WPF
17 59 (25.88%) RESTful
18 56 (24.56%) OO
19 55 (24.12%) Java
19 55 (24.12%) SQL Server 2014
20 52 (22.81%) jQuery
21 50 (21.93%) Finance
22 49 (21.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 47 (20.61%) Kanban
24 45 (19.74%) KnockoutJS
25 44 (19.30%) HTML
26 42 (18.42%) Git (software)
27 40 (17.54%) Spring

TDD
Top Related 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 14 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (5.70%) NServiceBus
3 9 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.75%) JBoss
5 3 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.88%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.44%) CICS
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) BASE24
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.09%) SaaS
2 17 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.70%) Internet
2 5 (2.19%) HTTP
3 3 (1.32%) Intranet
4 2 (0.88%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.88%) RFID
4 2 (0.88%) SSL
5 1 (0.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (46.49%) SQL Server
2 55 (24.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (12.28%) MongoDB
4 23 (10.09%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.19%) DB2
8 3 (1.32%) Big Data
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.88%) MySQL
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.47%) Moq
2 33 (14.47%) NUnit
3 30 (13.16%) Rhino Mocks
4 29 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (11.84%) MSTest
6 16 (7.02%) Jenkins
6 16 (7.02%) Selenium
7 15 (6.58%) TeamCity
8 13 (5.70%) FxCop
8 13 (5.70%) SpecFlow
8 13 (5.70%) StyleCop
8 13 (5.70%) Visual Studio
9 12 (5.26%) Subversion
10 7 (3.07%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.07%) Gradle
11 4 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.75%) JIRA
11 4 (1.75%) Maven
11 4 (1.75%) SonarQube
General
1 50 (21.93%) Finance
2 17 (7.46%) Banking
3 9 (3.95%) Corporate Banking
4 8 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.19%) Advertising
5 5 (2.19%) Marketing
5 5 (2.19%) Retail
6 4 (1.75%) Games
7 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 193 (84.65%) Developer
2 121 (53.07%) .NET Developer
3 50 (21.93%) .NET Software Developer
4 44 (19.30%) C# Developer
5 37 (16.23%) Java Developer
6 36 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (12.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (12.72%) Software Developer
8 27 (11.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 23 (10.09%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (8.33%) Senior Developer
12 17 (7.46%) Analyst
13 14 (6.14%) Messaging Developer
14 11 (4.82%) Internet Developer
15 10 (4.39%) .NET Analyst Programmer
15 10 (4.39%) .NET Programmer
15 10 (4.39%) Analyst Programmer
15 10 (4.39%) Programmer
16 9 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (64.47%) .NET
2 132 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 121 (53.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 83 (36.40%) AngularJS
5 74 (32.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 68 (29.82%) WCF
7 61 (26.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 59 (25.88%) RESTful
8 59 (25.88%) WPF
9 52 (22.81%) jQuery
10 49 (21.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 45 (19.74%) KnockoutJS
12 44 (19.30%) HTML
13 40 (17.54%) Castle Windsor
13 40 (17.54%) Spring
14 38 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 34 (14.91%) CSS
15 34 (14.91%) Node.js
16 33 (14.47%) Hibernate
17 31 (13.60%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 19 (8.33%) User Experience
2 18 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.02%) PMI
4 11 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.95%) iPad
6 7 (3.07%) Tandem
7 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.32%) Fintech
8 3 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.32%) Streaming Music
9 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.88%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.88%) RIA
9 2 (0.88%) Social Media
10 1 (0.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.23%) Windows
2 9 (3.95%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.07%) Android
3 7 (3.07%) Linux
4 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (66.23%) MVC
3 85 (37.28%) Continuous Integration
4 82 (35.96%) Dependency Injection
5 75 (32.89%) Scrum
6 73 (32.02%) Web Application Development
7 67 (29.39%) BDD
8 56 (24.56%) OO
9 47 (20.61%) Kanban
10 33 (14.47%) Unit Testing
11 29 (12.72%) SOLID
12 28 (12.28%) Inversion of Control
13 23 (10.09%) Software Engineering
14 22 (9.65%) MVVM
15 21 (9.21%) SDLC
16 20 (8.77%) OOP
17 16 (7.02%) Multithreading
18 14 (6.14%) Automated Testing
18 14 (6.14%) Risk Management
19 13 (5.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 149 (65.35%) C#
2 55 (24.12%) Java
3 37 (16.23%) JavaScript
4 33 (14.47%) SQL
5 30 (13.16%) Ruby
6 14 (6.14%) F#
7 11 (4.82%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.39%) PHP
9 8 (3.51%) VB
10 7 (3.07%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.19%) C++
13 3 (1.32%) C
13 3 (1.32%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.88%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.44%) COBOL
15 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (8.77%) Degree
2 15 (6.58%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.75%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (6.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 14 (6.14%) Kibana
1 14 (6.14%) WSUS
2 1 (0.44%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.02%) Oracle
3 5 (2.19%) IBM
4 4 (1.75%) Facebook
4 4 (1.75%) Google
4 4 (1.75%) Sun
5 3 (1.32%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.88%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.88%) HP
6 2 (0.88%) hybris
6 2 (0.88%) RedGate
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) Chordiant
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 days ago