The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 401 266 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.22% 7.80% 9.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.17% 8.67% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 347 241 323
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3589 3068 3309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.46% 89.94% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3034 2536 2725
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

TDD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for TDD in Manchester

TDD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in Manchester

TDD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bolton +2 19 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Wigan - 19 £42,500 - 3
Stockport 0 16 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Bury -6 12 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Sale 0 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Altrincham - 6 £45,750 - 3
Oldham -24 5 - -
Cheadle - 3 £40,000 - 3
Salford -8 1 £40,000 +6.66%
TDD
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for TDD.

1 724 (86.40%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (49.52%) .NET
3 383 (45.70%) C#
4 356 (42.48%) BDD
5 353 (42.12%) MVC
6 306 (36.52%) Java
7 304 (36.28%) SQL Server
8 288 (34.37%) JavaScript
9 276 (32.94%) Scrum
10 265 (31.62%) ASP.NET
11 223 (26.61%) AngularJS
12 212 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 182 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
13 182 (21.72%) HTML
14 178 (21.24%) SQL
15 177 (21.12%) OO
16 175 (20.88%) Web Services
17 170 (20.29%) WCF
18 164 (19.57%) jQuery
19 162 (19.33%) Kanban
20 160 (19.09%) Git (software)
21 159 (18.97%) CSS
22 153 (18.26%) Node.js
23 151 (18.02%) ASP.NET Web API
24 144 (17.18%) SQL Server 2014
25 129 (15.39%) Web Application Development
26 119 (14.20%) .NET Framework
27 115 (13.72%) Web Development
28 111 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
29 108 (12.89%) Selenium

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 37 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
1 37 (4.42%) Tomcat
2 24 (2.86%) JBoss
3 19 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 18 (2.15%) WebSphere
5 15 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 15 (1.79%) Confluence
6 10 (1.19%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.95%) IIS
7 8 (0.95%) Jetty
7 8 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.84%) Apache
8 7 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.84%) CMS
9 6 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.60%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.36%) Liferay
11 3 (0.36%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Shopify
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 100 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.30%) GitHub
4 33 (3.94%) SaaS
5 32 (3.82%) Google Play
6 5 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.48%) PaaS
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.53%) Internet
2 17 (2.03%) HTTP
3 9 (1.07%) Intranet
4 7 (0.84%) Ethernet
4 7 (0.84%) RS-232
4 7 (0.84%) Skype
4 7 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.60%) SMS
6 2 (0.24%) Firewall
7 1 (0.12%) DNS
7 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.12%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (36.28%) SQL Server
2 144 (17.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 80 (9.55%) NoSQL
4 74 (8.83%) MongoDB
5 70 (8.35%) MySQL
6 59 (7.04%) Big Data
7 48 (5.73%) Hadoop
8 37 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (3.58%) Relational Database
10 21 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (1.91%) Redis
13 15 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.43%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.31%) Couchbase
16 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.95%) Riak
17 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 160 (19.09%) Git (software)
2 108 (12.89%) Selenium
3 81 (9.67%) Jenkins
4 60 (7.16%) Cucumber
4 60 (7.16%) JUnit
5 58 (6.92%) NUnit
6 51 (6.09%) JIRA
7 43 (5.13%) MSTest
8 36 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 35 (4.18%) Eclipse
9 35 (4.18%) WebDriver
10 32 (3.82%) Subversion
10 32 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (3.70%) Moq
12 30 (3.58%) TeamCity
13 29 (3.46%) Rhino Mocks
14 26 (3.10%) Mockito
15 24 (2.86%) Ant
16 21 (2.51%) Maven
17 18 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (10.62%) Finance
2 83 (9.90%) Games
3 53 (6.32%) Marketing
4 48 (5.73%) Retail
5 20 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.91%) Banking
8 10 (1.19%) Electronics
9 5 (0.60%) Automotive
9 5 (0.60%) Back Office
9 5 (0.60%) Music Industry
10 3 (0.36%) Advertising
10 3 (0.36%) Legal
11 2 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 583 (69.57%) Developer
2 290 (34.61%) .NET Developer
3 148 (17.66%) Senior Developer
4 131 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 114 (13.60%) Java Developer
6 102 (12.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 62 (7.40%) Lead Developer
8 55 (6.56%) Tester
9 54 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 51 (6.09%) Senior C# Developer
11 50 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 50 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
12 48 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 46 (5.49%) Automation Tester
14 42 (5.01%) Test Engineer
15 40 (4.77%) JavaScript Developer
16 39 (4.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 39 (4.65%) Software Engineer
17 38 (4.53%) Agile Developer
18 36 (4.30%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (49.52%) .NET
2 265 (31.62%) ASP.NET
3 223 (26.61%) AngularJS
4 212 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 182 (21.72%) HTML
6 175 (20.88%) Web Services
7 170 (20.29%) WCF
8 164 (19.57%) jQuery
9 159 (18.97%) CSS
10 153 (18.26%) Node.js
11 151 (18.02%) ASP.NET Web API
12 119 (14.20%) .NET Framework
13 111 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 105 (12.53%) Entity Framework
14 105 (12.53%) RESTful
15 104 (12.41%) KnockoutJS
16 100 (11.93%) Spring
17 99 (11.81%) WPF
18 93 (11.10%) REST
19 92 (10.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.93%) iPad
2 93 (11.10%) Mobile App
3 51 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 48 (5.73%) User Experience
5 27 (3.22%) iPhone
6 26 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (3.10%) N-Tier
7 19 (2.27%) Social Network
8 17 (2.03%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.67%) Smartphone
10 13 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.43%) Tandem
12 11 (1.31%) Internet of Things
13 7 (0.84%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 7 (0.84%) mHealth
14 6 (0.72%) Streaming Music
15 5 (0.60%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.60%) Social Media
16 4 (0.48%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 76 (9.07%) Windows
2 67 (8.00%) Android
3 53 (6.32%) Linux
4 45 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.43%) Mac OS
6 7 (0.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 5 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.24%) Unix
9 1 (0.12%) CentOS
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (86.40%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (42.48%) BDD
3 353 (42.12%) MVC
4 276 (32.94%) Scrum
5 182 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
6 177 (21.12%) OO
7 162 (19.33%) Kanban
8 129 (15.39%) Web Application Development
9 115 (13.72%) Web Development
10 106 (12.65%) Software Engineering
11 100 (11.93%) SDLC
12 94 (11.22%) Dependency Injection
13 81 (9.67%) Mentoring
13 81 (9.67%) Test Automation
14 79 (9.43%) E-Commerce
15 76 (9.07%) Continuous Delivery
16 73 (8.71%) Automated Testing
17 72 (8.59%) OOP
18 70 (8.35%) Continuous Improvement
19 69 (8.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 383 (45.70%) C#
2 306 (36.52%) Java
3 288 (34.37%) JavaScript
4 178 (21.24%) SQL
5 101 (12.05%) Ruby
6 60 (7.16%) Python
7 53 (6.32%) PHP
8 37 (4.42%) VB.NET
9 30 (3.58%) C++
10 27 (3.22%) Objective-C
11 26 (3.10%) F#
11 26 (3.10%) VB
12 24 (2.86%) Scala
13 22 (2.63%) Apple Swift
13 22 (2.63%) C
14 16 (1.91%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.55%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.43%) Go
17 10 (1.19%) Perl
18 9 (1.07%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 46 (5.49%) Degree
2 31 (3.70%) ISEB
3 19 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.95%) HNC
6 8 (0.95%) HND
7 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.12%) CCNA
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) MCSE
8 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.35%) QA
2 11 (1.31%) SDET
3 7 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.60%) WCAG
5 2 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (1.79%) Docker
2 8 (0.95%) Firmware
3 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.24%) HDFS
5 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 48 (5.73%) Kibana
2 21 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.79%) Puppet
4 10 (1.19%) Ansible
5 8 (0.95%) logstash
5 8 (0.95%) Salt
6 6 (0.72%) Terraform
7 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.12%) Cacti
7 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) Icinga
7 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 77 (9.19%) Microsoft
2 69 (8.23%) Google
3 42 (5.01%) Oracle
4 14 (1.67%) Xamarin
5 12 (1.43%) IBM
6 10 (1.19%) Facebook
6 10 (1.19%) SAP
7 9 (1.07%) HP
8 8 (0.95%) Cadence
8 8 (0.95%) PayPal
9 6 (0.72%) Zend
10 4 (0.48%) Twitter
11 3 (0.36%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.24%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.24%) IDERA
12 2 (0.24%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.24%) RedGate
12 2 (0.24%) SaltStack
12 2 (0.24%) Tableau
13 1 (0.12%) Snowplow
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus annual bonus plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £58,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25% bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus annual bonus and generous packa
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago