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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 55 54 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Permanent jobs citing TDD 24 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.35% 2.68% 8.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 3.42% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 43
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £50,000
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
517 527 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.11% 78.42% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 407 447 309
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £62,500 £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 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
Stafford -1 8 £30,000 -
Cannock -5 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Stoke-on-Trent +2 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 62 (83.78%) .NET
2 54 (72.97%) SQL Server
3 48 (64.86%) SOA
4 47 (63.51%) HTML
4 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (62.16%) JavaScript
6 44 (59.46%) CSS
7 43 (58.11%) C#
8 40 (54.05%) ASP.NET
9 39 (52.70%) SQL
10 37 (50.00%) VB.NET
10 37 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (47.30%) HTML5
12 30 (40.54%) Unit Testing
13 29 (39.19%) CSS3
13 29 (39.19%) SEO
14 28 (37.84%) N-Tier
14 28 (37.84%) jQuery
15 27 (36.49%) Ajax
16 26 (35.14%) JIRA
16 26 (35.14%) AccuRev
16 26 (35.14%) Document Management
16 26 (35.14%) XHTML
16 26 (35.14%) XSLT
16 26 (35.14%) XML
17 24 (32.43%) .NET Framework
17 24 (32.43%) REST
18 23 (31.08%) PHP
19 16 (21.62%) OO
19 16 (21.62%) MVC

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (2.70%) Drupal
1 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (2.70%) CMS
1 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (16.22%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (35.14%) JIRA
2 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
3 12 (16.22%) Subversion
3 12 (16.22%) Phing
3 12 (16.22%) Ant
4 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.81%) TeamCity
4 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.11%) NUnit
6 3 (4.05%) Moq
6 3 (4.05%) Selenium
6 3 (4.05%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (5.41%) Games
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Automotive
2 2 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (98.65%) Developer
2 36 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Web Developer
4 13 (17.57%) PHP Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Programmer
5 10 (13.51%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (13.51%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Junior PHP Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Junior
6 8 (10.81%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Junior Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Graduate
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Web Programmer
8 5 (6.76%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (5.41%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (5.41%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (83.78%) .NET
2 47 (63.51%) HTML
3 44 (59.46%) CSS
4 40 (54.05%) ASP.NET
5 35 (47.30%) HTML5
6 29 (39.19%) CSS3
7 28 (37.84%) jQuery
8 27 (36.49%) Ajax
9 26 (35.14%) XHTML
9 26 (35.14%) XSLT
9 26 (35.14%) XML
10 24 (32.43%) .NET Framework
10 24 (32.43%) REST
11 13 (17.57%) WCF
12 12 (16.22%) Backbone.js
12 12 (16.22%) Sass
12 12 (16.22%) LESS
13 11 (14.86%) DOM
14 10 (13.51%) SOAP
15 8 (10.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.41%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) SOA
2 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (40.54%) Unit Testing
5 29 (39.19%) SEO
6 26 (35.14%) Document Management
7 16 (21.62%) OO
7 16 (21.62%) MVC
8 10 (13.51%) OOP
9 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.81%) ITIL
10 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.11%) Service Management
11 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (4.05%) Refactoring
12 3 (4.05%) Web Development
13 2 (2.70%) MVVM
13 2 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
14 1 (1.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 43 (58.11%) C#
3 39 (52.70%) SQL
4 37 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 23 (31.08%) PHP
6 10 (13.51%) Java
7 8 (10.81%) C++
8 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.70%) VB6
10 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (10.81%) MCSD
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) AccuRev
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) Adobe
4 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
Burton-On-Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago