The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 90 54
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -36
Permanent jobs citing TDD 94 29 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.18% 1.61% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 2.02% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86 26 69
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1494 1437 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.40% 79.61% 76.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1255 1112
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

TDD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

TDD Salary Trend in Birmingham

TDD
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 162 (87.57%) .NET
2 155 (83.78%) C#
3 137 (74.05%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (73.51%) MVC
5 130 (70.27%) ASP.NET
6 112 (60.54%) JavaScript
7 107 (57.84%) HTML
8 105 (56.76%) SQL Server
9 104 (56.22%) CSS
10 93 (50.27%) jQuery
11 90 (48.65%) SQL
12 78 (42.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 71 (38.38%) .NET Framework
14 62 (33.51%) BDD
15 59 (31.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 57 (30.81%) Scrum
17 54 (29.19%) WCF
18 51 (27.57%) Microsoft
19 50 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
20 49 (26.49%) Web Application Development
21 46 (24.86%) Entity Framework
22 42 (22.70%) Mobile Development
23 40 (21.62%) RESTful
23 40 (21.62%) Ruby
24 39 (21.08%) Git (software)
25 38 (20.54%) Degree
26 37 (20.00%) Node.js
27 35 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
28 33 (17.84%) JSON
28 33 (17.84%) NoSQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (20.00%) Node.js
2 17 (9.19%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.16%) CMS
4 2 (1.08%) WordPress
4 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.08%) JBoss
4 2 (1.08%) Apache
4 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.54%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) SaaS
2 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.84%) NoSQL
3 28 (15.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (14.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (9.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.24%) RavenDB
7 4 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.16%) SQLite
7 4 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.16%) MySQL
8 2 (1.08%) Informix
Development Applications
1 39 (21.08%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.22%) Visual Studio
3 28 (15.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.73%) ReSharper
5 15 (8.11%) Subversion
6 7 (3.78%) Maven
6 7 (3.78%) NUnit
6 7 (3.78%) Gradle
7 6 (3.24%) Ant
8 4 (2.16%) Xcode
9 3 (1.62%) JUnit
10 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.54%) TestNG
11 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.54%) MSTest
11 1 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.54%) Moq
General
1 18 (9.73%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.41%) Advertising
3 8 (4.32%) Finance
4 4 (2.16%) Retail
5 3 (1.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 167 (90.27%) Developer
2 113 (61.08%) .NET Developer
3 71 (38.38%) C# Developer
4 68 (36.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (21.62%) Web Developer
6 37 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (18.38%) C# Web Developer
7 34 (18.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (18.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 26 (14.05%) Software Developer
9 20 (10.81%) Junior
9 20 (10.81%) Junior Developer
10 19 (10.27%) Junior .NET Developer
11 14 (7.57%) Java Developer
11 14 (7.57%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.41%) Software Engineer
12 10 (5.41%) Graduate
13 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Developer
13 9 (4.86%) Junior C# Developer
13 9 (4.86%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (87.57%) .NET
2 130 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 107 (57.84%) HTML
4 104 (56.22%) CSS
5 93 (50.27%) jQuery
6 78 (42.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (38.38%) .NET Framework
8 59 (31.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 54 (29.19%) WCF
10 50 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
11 46 (24.86%) Entity Framework
12 40 (21.62%) RESTful
13 33 (17.84%) JSON
14 30 (16.22%) HTML5
15 28 (15.14%) AngularJS
16 26 (14.05%) LESS
16 26 (14.05%) Ajax
17 21 (11.35%) Web Services
18 19 (10.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (9.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.35%) BBC
1 21 (11.35%) Social Media
2 15 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.16%) iPad
4 4 (2.16%) iPhone
5 3 (1.62%) Blog
5 3 (1.62%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.08%) User Experience
6 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.54%) Physics
7 1 (0.54%) Open Source
7 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.32%) Windows
2 5 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.16%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.62%) Linux
5 2 (1.08%) UNIX
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (74.05%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (73.51%) MVC
3 62 (33.51%) BDD
4 57 (30.81%) Scrum
5 49 (26.49%) Web Application Development
6 42 (22.70%) Mobile Development
7 35 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (15.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 27 (14.59%) Unit Testing
9 27 (14.59%) OO
10 24 (12.97%) SOA
11 22 (11.89%) Release Management
12 19 (10.27%) Software Engineering
12 19 (10.27%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (8.65%) E-Commerce
14 12 (6.49%) CRM
15 10 (5.41%) Refactoring
15 10 (5.41%) Build Automation
16 9 (4.86%) Configuration Management
17 7 (3.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 155 (83.78%) C#
2 112 (60.54%) JavaScript
3 90 (48.65%) SQL
4 40 (21.62%) Ruby
5 20 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 18 (9.73%) Java
6 18 (9.73%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.86%) VB
8 4 (2.16%) Python
8 4 (2.16%) PHP
9 3 (1.62%) XAML
10 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.08%) C++
10 2 (1.08%) C++/CLI
10 2 (1.08%) GLSL
10 2 (1.08%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 38 (20.54%) Degree
2 9 (4.86%) SC Cleared
2 9 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.16%) MCP
5 2 (1.08%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 51 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.51%) Apple
3 21 (11.35%) Yahoo!
3 21 (11.35%) Google
3 21 (11.35%) Sony
3 21 (11.35%) Facebook
4 15 (8.11%) Adobe
5 10 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.08%) BT
6 2 (1.08%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) Sage
7 1 (0.54%) Zend
7 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
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