The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 17 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.66% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
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 Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 61 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 55.66% 62.24% 79.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 73
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,900 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Shropshire

TDD
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 3 £42,500 -
Telford - 2 £42,500 -
Ludlow - 1 £42,000 -
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) WinForms
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 12 (92.31%) Mentoring
3 11 (84.62%) C++
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 10 (76.92%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) NUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Typemock
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) MCAD
6 1 (7.69%) MCSD
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) C# Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
4 7 (53.85%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
7 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) WinForms
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Mentoring
3 10 (76.92%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCAD
1 1 (7.69%) MCSD
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Typemock