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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 119 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.84% 3.46% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 4.41% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 105 60 84
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1688 1498 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.79% 78.43% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1322 1324
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 160 (81.22%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (74.62%) .NET
3 143 (72.59%) C#
4 136 (69.04%) ASP.NET
5 135 (68.53%) MVC
6 113 (57.36%) SQL Server
7 104 (52.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (45.69%) JavaScript
9 86 (43.65%) HTML
10 82 (41.62%) BDD
11 72 (36.55%) WCF
12 68 (34.52%) Git (software)
13 67 (34.01%) SQL
14 66 (33.50%) jQuery
15 63 (31.98%) Web Application Development
16 61 (30.96%) CSS
16 61 (30.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 60 (30.46%) Microsoft
18 56 (28.43%) Scrum
18 56 (28.43%) Node.js
19 53 (26.90%) RESTful
20 52 (26.40%) Ruby
20 52 (26.40%) .NET Framework
21 50 (25.38%) NoSQL
22 47 (23.86%) HTML5
23 44 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
23 44 (22.34%) Subversion
24 31 (15.74%) Apple
25 30 (15.23%) OO
26 28 (14.21%) KnockoutJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (28.43%) Node.js
2 12 (6.09%) Umbraco
3 10 (5.08%) CMS
4 5 (2.54%) Apache
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.02%) WordPress
6 2 (1.02%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.51%) nginx
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (11.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (57.36%) SQL Server
2 50 (25.38%) NoSQL
3 18 (9.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.05%) RavenDB
4 6 (3.05%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.54%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.52%) MySQL
7 2 (1.02%) Informix
8 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (34.52%) Git (software)
2 44 (22.34%) Subversion
3 14 (7.11%) Maven
3 14 (7.11%) Gradle
4 13 (6.60%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.60%) Ant
5 9 (4.57%) NUnit
6 4 (2.03%) MSTest
6 4 (2.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (2.03%) Moq
7 3 (1.52%) JUnit
7 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.51%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.51%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.51%) TestNG
8 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (7.11%) Games
2 12 (6.09%) Finance
3 10 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 169 (85.79%) Developer
2 106 (53.81%) .NET Developer
3 43 (21.83%) C# Developer
4 42 (21.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (17.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (15.74%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (13.71%) Senior Developer
8 23 (11.68%) Java Developer
9 21 (10.66%) Software Developer
10 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Developer
11 13 (6.60%) Junior
11 13 (6.60%) Software Engineer
11 13 (6.60%) Junior Developer
12 12 (6.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (6.09%) Junior .NET Developer
13 11 (5.58%) Graduate
14 10 (5.08%) Web Developer
15 9 (4.57%) .NET Web Developer
15 9 (4.57%) Senior .NET Developer
15 9 (4.57%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (74.62%) .NET
2 136 (69.04%) ASP.NET
3 104 (52.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (43.65%) HTML
5 72 (36.55%) WCF
6 66 (33.50%) jQuery
7 61 (30.96%) CSS
7 61 (30.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 53 (26.90%) RESTful
9 52 (26.40%) .NET Framework
10 47 (23.86%) HTML5
11 28 (14.21%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (13.71%) AngularJS
13 19 (9.64%) Spring
13 19 (9.64%) Hibernate
14 18 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 16 (8.12%) CSS3
16 15 (7.61%) Entity Framework
16 15 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (7.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.69%) BBC
1 25 (12.69%) Social Media
2 14 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.03%) iPad
4 4 (2.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.03%) iPhone
5 3 (1.52%) Blog
6 2 (1.02%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
6 2 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.55%) Windows
2 6 (3.05%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.02%) UNIX
4 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (81.22%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (68.53%) MVC
3 82 (41.62%) BDD
4 63 (31.98%) Web Application Development
5 56 (28.43%) Scrum
6 44 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (15.23%) OO
8 23 (11.68%) E-Commerce
9 21 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (10.66%) Software Engineering
10 20 (10.15%) SOA
11 19 (9.64%) Release Management
11 19 (9.64%) SDLC
11 19 (9.64%) API Design
12 18 (9.14%) Unit Testing
12 18 (9.14%) Configuration Management
13 16 (8.12%) Build Automation
14 14 (7.11%) Mobile Development
15 12 (6.09%) Refactoring
16 11 (5.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 143 (72.59%) C#
2 90 (45.69%) JavaScript
3 67 (34.01%) SQL
4 52 (26.40%) Ruby
5 27 (13.71%) Java
6 17 (8.63%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.58%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.08%) VB
9 9 (4.57%) C++
10 8 (4.06%) PHP
11 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.02%) C++/CLI
11 2 (1.02%) GLSL
11 2 (1.02%) HLSL
12 1 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (9.14%) Degree
1 18 (9.14%) SC Cleared
1 18 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.03%) MCP
3 4 (2.03%) MCSD
4 2 (1.02%) ISEB
5 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.57%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 60 (30.46%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.74%) Apple
3 25 (12.69%) Sony
3 25 (12.69%) Yahoo!
3 25 (12.69%) Google
3 25 (12.69%) Facebook
4 19 (9.64%) Oracle
5 11 (5.58%) Adobe
6 2 (1.02%) VMware
7 1 (0.51%) Zend
7 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
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