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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 32 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.97% 2.97% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 3.84% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
563 547 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.42% 77.48% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 480 420 449
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 £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Lichfield - 7 £45,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +6 6 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Stafford -11 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 -
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (71.43%) C#
2 45 (71.43%) .NET
3 43 (68.25%) ASP.NET
3 43 (68.25%) SQL Server
4 42 (66.67%) MVC
5 40 (63.49%) WCF
6 39 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (61.90%) Web Application Development
7 32 (50.79%) BDD
8 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
9 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
10 25 (39.68%) NoSQL
11 24 (38.10%) Node.js
11 24 (38.10%) RESTful
11 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (38.10%) Ruby
12 23 (36.51%) Scrum
12 23 (36.51%) OO
13 17 (26.98%) NUnit
14 15 (23.81%) Retail
14 15 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
14 15 (23.81%) Castle Windsor
15 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
15 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
16 13 (20.63%) HTML
16 13 (20.63%) VB.NET
16 13 (20.63%) CSS
16 13 (20.63%) Windows
16 13 (20.63%) Marketing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (38.10%) Node.js
2 8 (12.70%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (68.25%) SQL Server
2 25 (39.68%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.98%) NUnit
3 15 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (20.63%) Moq
4 13 (20.63%) MSTest
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.81%) Retail
2 13 (20.63%) Marketing
3 10 (15.87%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (90.48%) Developer
2 41 (65.08%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Web Developer
4 8 (12.70%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.70%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 5 (7.94%) iOS Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Software Tester
7 2 (3.17%) Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Tester
7 2 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.17%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (71.43%) .NET
2 43 (68.25%) ASP.NET
3 40 (63.49%) WCF
4 39 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (38.10%) RESTful
5 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (23.81%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (20.63%) Ninject
7 13 (20.63%) Spring.NET
7 13 (20.63%) HTML5
7 13 (20.63%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (20.63%) CSS
7 13 (20.63%) HTML
8 11 (17.46%) CSS3
9 10 (15.87%) jQuery
10 9 (14.29%) SOAP
11 8 (12.70%) Ajax
11 8 (12.70%) REST
12 7 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.11%) User Experience
3 6 (9.52%) Social Network
4 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.94%) Social Media
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.17%) Tandem
6 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Android
3 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (66.67%) MVC
3 39 (61.90%) Web Application Development
4 32 (50.79%) BDD
5 23 (36.51%) Scrum
5 23 (36.51%) OO
6 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 13 (20.63%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.63%) Kanban
7 13 (20.63%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.70%) OOP
9 8 (12.70%) OO PHP
10 7 (11.11%) MVVM
11 5 (7.94%) Web Design
11 5 (7.94%) Social Media Marketing
11 5 (7.94%) iOS Development
12 3 (4.76%) Dependency Management
13 2 (3.17%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C#
2 24 (38.10%) Ruby
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) VB.NET
5 9 (14.29%) VB
6 8 (12.70%) PHP
7 4 (6.35%) SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Facebook
2 6 (9.52%) Twitter
3 5 (7.94%) Apple
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