The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 45 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.85% 2.50% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 3.62% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 2
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
454 387 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 76.17% 69.23% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 381 301 296
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

TDD
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

TDD Salary Trend in Coventry

TDD
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Coventry

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 28 (60.87%) JavaScript
1 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 27 (58.70%) .NET
2 27 (58.70%) MVC
3 25 (54.35%) CSS
3 25 (54.35%) HTML
4 23 (50.00%) C#
5 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
5 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (36.96%) Relational Database
8 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (34.78%) WCF
8 16 (34.78%) Scrum
8 16 (34.78%) RDBMS
9 15 (32.61%) WPF
10 14 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (30.43%) NHibernate
10 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
10 14 (30.43%) XSLT
11 13 (28.26%) Java
12 12 (26.09%) WinForms
12 12 (26.09%) Windows
12 12 (26.09%) Oracle
12 12 (26.09%) AOP
12 12 (26.09%) Castle Windsor
12 12 (26.09%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (26.09%) BDD
12 12 (26.09%) Spring.NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (6.52%) Node.js
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.96%) Relational Database
3 16 (34.78%) RDBMS
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Back Office
1 4 (8.70%) Games
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Senior Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Java Developer
4 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Software Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.52%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (6.52%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) QA Leader
9 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) QA Manager
9 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) HTML
2 25 (54.35%) CSS
3 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (34.78%) WCF
5 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (32.61%) WPF
7 14 (30.43%) NHibernate
7 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
7 14 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (30.43%) XSLT
8 12 (26.09%) WinForms
8 12 (26.09%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (26.09%) Spring.NET
9 9 (19.57%) XML
9 9 (19.57%) jQuery
9 9 (19.57%) J2EE
10 6 (13.04%) Servlets
10 6 (13.04%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) MVC
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) Scrum
4 12 (26.09%) AOP
4 12 (26.09%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.87%) OO
6 5 (10.87%) ATDD
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Testing
7 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.52%) OOD
8 3 (6.52%) RUP
8 3 (6.52%) UML
8 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (6.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) JavaScript
1 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) VC++
4 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) BT
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.35%) Xamarin