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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 36 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.79% 7.22% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 9.43% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
512 530 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 82.32% 76.48% 82.55%
Number of salaries quoted 444 430 426
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 £30,000 £23,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent +18 12 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Stafford -2 11 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Lichfield - 7 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £40,000 -
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (96.88%) C#
1 62 (96.88%) .NET
2 58 (90.63%) MVC
3 56 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (85.94%) SQL Server
5 51 (79.69%) ASP.NET
6 48 (75.00%) WCF
7 44 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (65.63%) Web Application Development
9 31 (48.44%) BDD
10 29 (45.31%) NoSQL
10 29 (45.31%) Node.js
10 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
10 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (43.75%) RESTful
11 28 (43.75%) Ruby
12 24 (37.50%) Scrum
13 23 (35.94%) OO
14 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
15 17 (26.56%) VB.NET
16 16 (25.00%) Retail
17 15 (23.44%) NUnit
18 14 (21.88%) SQL
18 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (21.88%) Castle Windsor
18 14 (21.88%) Rhino Mocks
19 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
19 13 (20.31%) VB
20 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
20 12 (18.75%) Finance

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (45.31%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (85.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (45.31%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.44%) NUnit
3 14 (21.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (15.63%) MSTest
4 10 (15.63%) Moq
5 3 (4.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.69%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (25.00%) Retail
2 12 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (89.06%) Developer
2 52 (81.25%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Lead Programmer
3 6 (9.38%) C# Programmer
3 6 (9.38%) Programmer
3 6 (9.38%) Software Team Leader
3 6 (9.38%) Software Programmer
3 6 (9.38%) Software Development Team Leader
3 6 (9.38%) Technical Leader
3 6 (9.38%) Team Leader
3 6 (9.38%) Development Team Leader
3 6 (9.38%) Technical Team Leader
4 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.13%) AWS Developer
6 2 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (96.88%) .NET
2 51 (79.69%) ASP.NET
3 48 (75.00%) WCF
4 44 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (43.75%) RESTful
7 14 (21.88%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (15.63%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (15.63%) Spring.NET
8 10 (15.63%) Ninject
8 10 (15.63%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.06%) Entity Framework
10 7 (10.94%) CSS
10 7 (10.94%) HTML
10 7 (10.94%) HTML5
11 5 (7.81%) WPF
11 5 (7.81%) XML
11 5 (7.81%) CSS3
12 4 (6.25%) MonoRail
12 4 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (15.63%) Social Network
3 9 (14.06%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.25%) Tandem
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (90.63%) MVC
2 56 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (65.63%) Web Application Development
4 31 (48.44%) BDD
5 24 (37.50%) Scrum
6 23 (35.94%) OO
7 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (15.63%) Kanban
11 8 (12.50%) SOA
12 6 (9.38%) QMS
12 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.25%) SEO
14 3 (4.69%) Document Management
14 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
15 2 (3.13%) Dependency Management
15 2 (3.13%) Mobile Development
15 2 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) C#
2 28 (43.75%) Ruby
3 17 (26.56%) VB.NET
4 14 (21.88%) SQL
5 13 (20.31%) VB
6 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) VB6
8 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Facebook
2 10 (15.63%) Twitter
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 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