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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 69 45 94
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +49
Permanent jobs citing TDD 79 100 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.20% 5.49% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 6.41% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 28
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,320 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
2133 1559 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.50% 85.61% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1247 1330
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 134 (84.81%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (62.66%) BDD
3 90 (56.96%) JavaScript
4 77 (48.73%) MVC
4 77 (48.73%) Git (software)
5 67 (42.41%) C#
6 61 (38.61%) .NET
7 58 (36.71%) HTML
8 54 (34.18%) Node.js
9 49 (31.01%) ASP.NET
10 47 (29.75%) SQL Server
11 46 (29.11%) Ruby
12 45 (28.48%) HTML5
12 45 (28.48%) Java
13 43 (27.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (27.22%) NoSQL
13 43 (27.22%) AngularJS
14 42 (26.58%) Games
15 40 (25.32%) WCF
16 37 (23.42%) Scrum
17 36 (22.78%) Subversion
18 35 (22.15%) XML
19 34 (21.52%) ASP.NET Web API
20 32 (20.25%) Web Application Development
20 32 (20.25%) SQL Server 2014
20 32 (20.25%) CSS
20 32 (20.25%) jQuery
20 32 (20.25%) RESTful
21 31 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 27 (17.09%) C++

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 54 (34.18%) Node.js
2 7 (4.43%) IIS
3 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) Mule
4 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.76%) GitHub
2 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
1 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 43 (27.22%) NoSQL
3 32 (20.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (7.59%) Big Data
4 12 (7.59%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.33%) MySQL
5 10 (6.33%) Neo4j
5 10 (6.33%) Pentaho
6 4 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 77 (48.73%) Git (software)
2 36 (22.78%) Subversion
3 23 (14.56%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.53%) Selenium
6 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.90%) JIRA
7 3 (1.90%) JUnit
7 3 (1.90%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.27%) Gradle
8 2 (1.27%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.63%) Bower
9 1 (0.63%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.63%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (26.58%) Games
2 14 (8.86%) Retail
3 13 (8.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.53%) Finance
5 3 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 127 (80.38%) Developer
2 49 (31.01%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.19%) C++ Developer
4 22 (13.92%) Java Developer
5 20 (12.66%) Social Media Developer
6 19 (12.03%) C# Developer
6 19 (12.03%) Senior Developer
7 17 (10.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (10.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (8.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (8.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (8.23%) Software Developer
10 12 (7.59%) Analyst
11 11 (6.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (6.33%) Big Data Consultant
12 10 (6.33%) Consultant
12 10 (6.33%) Data Consultant
12 10 (6.33%) Data Scientist
13 9 (5.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (38.61%) .NET
2 58 (36.71%) HTML
3 49 (31.01%) ASP.NET
4 45 (28.48%) HTML5
5 43 (27.22%) AngularJS
5 43 (27.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (25.32%) WCF
7 35 (22.15%) XML
8 34 (21.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (20.25%) CSS
9 32 (20.25%) jQuery
9 32 (20.25%) RESTful
10 31 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 27 (17.09%) Spring
12 23 (14.56%) .NET Framework
13 20 (12.66%) Entity Framework
14 19 (12.03%) REST
14 19 (12.03%) Web Services
15 17 (10.76%) CSS3
15 17 (10.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) BBC
1 20 (12.66%) Social Media
2 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.33%) Visualisation
4 9 (5.70%) User Experience
5 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.80%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.63%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.76%) Linux
2 10 (6.33%) Unix
3 5 (3.16%) Windows
4 4 (2.53%) CoreOS
4 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Android
6 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (84.81%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (62.66%) BDD
3 77 (48.73%) MVC
4 37 (23.42%) Scrum
5 32 (20.25%) Web Application Development
6 26 (16.46%) Open Source
7 25 (15.82%) OO
8 24 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (14.56%) DevOps
10 20 (12.66%) E-Commerce
10 20 (12.66%) Software Engineering
11 18 (11.39%) Front End Development
12 17 (10.76%) Web Development
13 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (6.33%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (6.33%) ETL
15 10 (6.33%) Game Development
15 10 (6.33%) Information Management
15 10 (6.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 90 (56.96%) JavaScript
2 67 (42.41%) C#
3 46 (29.11%) Ruby
4 45 (28.48%) Java
5 27 (17.09%) C++
5 27 (17.09%) SQL
6 13 (8.23%) Groovy
6 13 (8.23%) Scala
7 11 (6.96%) Python
8 7 (4.43%) CoffeeScript
8 7 (4.43%) ES6
8 7 (4.43%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.16%) PHP
10 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.27%) C
12 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.63%) Perl
12 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.33%) PhD
2 9 (5.70%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.27%) Degree
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (9.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (12.66%) Apple
1 20 (12.66%) Facebook
1 20 (12.66%) Google
1 20 (12.66%) Sony
1 20 (12.66%) Yahoo!
2 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.33%) Cloudera
3 10 (6.33%) Greenplum
3 10 (6.33%) Hortonworks
3 10 (6.33%) MuleSoft
3 10 (6.33%) Talend
4 4 (2.53%) Snowplow
5 3 (1.90%) Telerik
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.63%) WSO2
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