The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 40 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 33 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.03% 4.40% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 5.83% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 21
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
571 549 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.04% 75.41% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 483 435 466
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

TDD
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

TDD Salary Trend in Staffordshire

TDD
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

TDD
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Stafford -9 8 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +8 7 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Lichfield - 5 £45,000 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 - 2
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (80.26%) C#
2 61 (80.26%) .NET
3 58 (76.32%) SQL Server
3 58 (76.32%) MVC
4 57 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 54 (71.05%) WCF
6 52 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (68.42%) Web Application Development
7 39 (51.32%) BDD
7 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
8 34 (44.74%) NoSQL
8 34 (44.74%) Node.js
8 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (43.42%) RESTful
9 33 (43.42%) Ruby
10 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
11 30 (39.47%) OO
12 27 (35.53%) Scrum
13 21 (27.63%) NUnit
14 20 (26.32%) Retail
15 19 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
15 19 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
16 18 (23.68%) VB.NET
17 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
17 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (19.74%) Kanban
18 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
18 15 (19.74%) Spring.NET
18 15 (19.74%) Dependency Injection

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 34 (44.74%) Node.js
2 8 (10.53%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 34 (44.74%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.53%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (27.63%) NUnit
3 19 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (19.74%) Moq
4 15 (19.74%) MSTest
5 2 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (26.32%) Retail
2 14 (18.42%) Finance
3 12 (15.79%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (93.42%) Developer
2 55 (72.37%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 8 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Tester
7 2 (2.63%) Software Tester
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (1.32%) C# Programmer
8 1 (1.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (80.26%) .NET
2 57 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 54 (71.05%) WCF
4 52 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 33 (43.42%) RESTful
7 19 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
8 15 (19.74%) Ninject
8 15 (19.74%) Spring.NET
8 15 (19.74%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (18.42%) HTML5
9 14 (18.42%) HTML
9 14 (18.42%) CSS
10 11 (14.47%) CSS3
11 10 (13.16%) jQuery
12 9 (11.84%) SOAP
13 8 (10.53%) Ajax
13 8 (10.53%) REST
14 6 (7.89%) WinForms
14 6 (7.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (13.16%) Social Network
4 6 (7.89%) User Experience
5 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.26%) Tandem
6 4 (5.26%) Social Media
7 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Android
3 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (76.32%) MVC
3 52 (68.42%) Web Application Development
4 39 (51.32%) BDD
5 30 (39.47%) OO
6 27 (35.53%) Scrum
7 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (19.74%) Kanban
8 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
8 15 (19.74%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (10.53%) OO PHP
11 8 (10.53%) OOP
12 5 (6.58%) MVVM
13 4 (5.26%) Social Media Marketing
13 4 (5.26%) iOS Development
13 4 (5.26%) Web Design
14 3 (3.95%) SOA
14 3 (3.95%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (80.26%) C#
2 33 (43.42%) Ruby
3 18 (23.68%) VB.NET
4 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 14 (18.42%) VB
6 8 (10.53%) PHP
7 7 (9.21%) SQL
8 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Facebook
2 10 (13.16%) Twitter
3 4 (5.26%) Apple
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago