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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 44 37 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 33 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.76% 5.37% 13.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 7.19% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 67
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
486 459 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.54% 74.76% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 413 386 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cannock - 6 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +2 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -4 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) .NET
3 29 (72.50%) C#
4 25 (62.50%) HTML
5 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (60.00%) SOA
6 23 (57.50%) CSS
7 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
8 21 (52.50%) MVC
9 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
9 18 (45.00%) OO
9 18 (45.00%) jQuery
10 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
11 12 (30.00%) SQL
11 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (25.00%) PHP
12 10 (25.00%) WCF
13 9 (22.50%) Ant
13 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
13 9 (22.50%) DOM
13 9 (22.50%) N-Tier
13 9 (22.50%) Adobe
13 9 (22.50%) Scrum
13 9 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (22.50%) Subversion
13 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (22.50%) REST
13 9 (22.50%) Backbone.js
13 9 (22.50%) Phing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (5.00%) CMS
1 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
1 9 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Subversion
1 9 (22.50%) Ant
1 9 (22.50%) Phing
2 6 (15.00%) JIRA
3 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
6 6 (15.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 4 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (7.50%) Programmer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Programmer
8 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 23 (57.50%) CSS
4 18 (45.00%) jQuery
4 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.00%) WCF
6 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (22.50%) DOM
6 9 (22.50%) Backbone.js
6 9 (22.50%) Sass
6 9 (22.50%) LESS
6 9 (22.50%) REST
7 8 (20.00%) Ajax
8 7 (17.50%) HTML5
8 7 (17.50%) CSS3
9 6 (15.00%) XSLT
9 6 (15.00%) XHTML
9 6 (15.00%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) WPF
10 5 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) SOA
3 21 (52.50%) MVC
4 18 (45.00%) OO
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (17.50%) SEO
8 6 (15.00%) OOP
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) Document Management
9 5 (12.50%) Kanban
9 5 (12.50%) ITIL
9 5 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (10.00%) Service Management
11 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.50%) Release Management
12 2 (5.00%) Web Development
12 2 (5.00%) QMS
13 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 10 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (12.50%) MCSD
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Adobe
3 6 (15.00%) AccuRev
4 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Cannock
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago