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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 30 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.46% 7.91% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.21% 10.13% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 385 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 75.77% 78.09% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 363 334 340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -2 5 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -1 4 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Cannock - 4 £40,000 -
Lichfield - 4 £40,000 - 1
Tamworth - 2 £40,000 - 1
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 46 (90.20%) C#
1 46 (90.20%) .NET
2 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (76.47%) MVC
4 38 (74.51%) SQL Server
5 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
6 23 (45.10%) WCF
7 22 (43.14%) OO
8 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
9 20 (39.22%) Scrum
9 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (35.29%) HTML
10 18 (35.29%) SQL
11 17 (33.33%) CSS
11 17 (33.33%) VB.NET
12 16 (31.37%) SOA
12 16 (31.37%) Web Application Development
13 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
14 13 (25.49%) N-Tier
14 13 (25.49%) jQuery
15 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
15 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
16 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (21.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (21.57%) Node.js
16 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
16 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
16 11 (21.57%) NUnit
16 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (19.61%) BDD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (21.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (74.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) NUnit
1 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) AccuRev
2 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.80%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Ant
4 4 (7.84%) Phing
4 4 (7.84%) Moq
4 4 (7.84%) MSTest
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 34 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Team Leader
3 8 (15.69%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (13.73%) Programmer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Programmer
4 7 (13.73%) C# Programmer
5 6 (11.76%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Software Development Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Lead Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (90.20%) .NET
2 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
3 23 (45.10%) WCF
4 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (35.29%) HTML
6 17 (33.33%) CSS
7 13 (25.49%) jQuery
8 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 11 (21.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (19.61%) RESTful
11 7 (13.73%) Ajax
12 6 (11.76%) WPF
12 6 (11.76%) XML
12 6 (11.76%) XSLT
12 6 (11.76%) XHTML
12 6 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (11.76%) HTML5
12 6 (11.76%) CSS3
13 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.84%) Social Network
3 4 (7.84%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.92%) Tandem
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (76.47%) MVC
3 22 (43.14%) OO
4 20 (39.22%) Scrum
5 16 (31.37%) Web Application Development
5 16 (31.37%) SOA
6 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (19.61%) BDD
9 9 (17.65%) Kanban
10 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
11 6 (11.76%) QMS
11 6 (11.76%) Document Management
11 6 (11.76%) SEO
11 6 (11.76%) OOP
12 5 (9.80%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
13 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) C#
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 17 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 10 (19.61%) Ruby
6 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.80%) VB
8 4 (7.84%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) VCP4
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.96%) MCSD
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) Facebook
2 4 (7.84%) Twitter
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £300 - £350 per day + neg.
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago