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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 64 48 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -28
Permanent jobs citing TDD 16 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.20% 2.65% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 3.51% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 47
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £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
565 485 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.72% 75.55% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 446 403 316
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 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +2 8 £30,000 - 2
Cannock -4 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 1 £35,000 -15.15% 2
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (77.27%) .NET
3 50 (75.76%) SOA
4 46 (69.70%) SQL Server
4 46 (69.70%) HTML
5 45 (68.18%) JavaScript
6 43 (65.15%) CSS
7 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET
8 32 (48.48%) SQL
8 32 (48.48%) C#
8 32 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (46.97%) HTML5
9 31 (46.97%) VB.NET
10 29 (43.94%) SEO
10 29 (43.94%) CSS3
11 28 (42.42%) N-Tier
12 27 (40.91%) Ajax
13 26 (39.39%) JIRA
13 26 (39.39%) Unit Testing
13 26 (39.39%) AccuRev
13 26 (39.39%) Document Management
13 26 (39.39%) XHTML
13 26 (39.39%) XSLT
13 26 (39.39%) XML
14 24 (36.36%) jQuery
15 23 (34.85%) PHP
16 22 (33.33%) REST
17 18 (27.27%) OO
18 16 (24.24%) Degree
19 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.03%) CMS
1 2 (3.03%) Drupal
1 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Photoshop
1 15 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) JIRA
2 15 (22.73%) Ant
2 15 (22.73%) Subversion
2 15 (22.73%) Phing
3 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) Moq
6 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
1 2 (3.03%) Automotive
1 2 (3.03%) Advertising
1 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (98.48%) Developer
2 34 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Web Developer
4 11 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 10 (15.15%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (15.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Programmer
8 6 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Web Programmer
9 5 (7.58%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Graduate
9 5 (7.58%) Junior
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (77.27%) .NET
2 46 (69.70%) HTML
3 43 (65.15%) CSS
4 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET
5 31 (46.97%) HTML5
6 29 (43.94%) CSS3
7 27 (40.91%) Ajax
8 26 (39.39%) XML
8 26 (39.39%) XSLT
8 26 (39.39%) XHTML
9 24 (36.36%) jQuery
10 22 (33.33%) REST
11 15 (22.73%) Backbone.js
11 15 (22.73%) Sass
11 15 (22.73%) LESS
11 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
12 14 (21.21%) DOM
13 12 (18.18%) WCF
14 7 (10.61%) SOAP
15 5 (7.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (75.76%) SOA
3 32 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (43.94%) SEO
5 26 (39.39%) Unit Testing
5 26 (39.39%) Document Management
6 18 (27.27%) OO
7 11 (16.67%) MVC
8 9 (13.64%) ITIL
9 7 (10.61%) OOP
9 7 (10.61%) Service Management
10 5 (7.58%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.55%) Web Development
13 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
14 1 (1.52%) Refactoring
14 1 (1.52%) MVVM
14 1 (1.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 32 (48.48%) C#
2 32 (48.48%) SQL
3 31 (46.97%) VB.NET
4 23 (34.85%) PHP
5 7 (10.61%) Java
6 5 (7.58%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.03%) VB
8 2 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (13.64%) MCSD
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) AccuRev
2 15 (22.73%) Adobe
3 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago