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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 33 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 44 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.81% 6.75% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 8.81% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 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
519 477 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.34% 76.69% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 465 381 399
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 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 4 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 +15 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Stafford +4 12 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Lichfield - 10 £40,000 - 1
Tamworth - 4 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +2 1 £50,000 +48.14%
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 64 (96.97%) C#
1 64 (96.97%) .NET
2 57 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (84.85%) MVC
4 55 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET
6 46 (69.70%) WCF
7 41 (62.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (59.09%) Web Application Development
9 28 (42.42%) BDD
10 26 (39.39%) NoSQL
10 26 (39.39%) Node.js
10 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
11 25 (37.88%) RESTful
11 25 (37.88%) Ruby
11 25 (37.88%) Scrum
12 21 (31.82%) OO
13 19 (28.79%) VB.NET
14 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
14 18 (27.27%) SQL
15 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
17 14 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (21.21%) Castle Windsor
17 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
17 14 (21.21%) NUnit
17 14 (21.21%) Retail
18 13 (19.70%) N-Tier
19 12 (18.18%) SOA

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 26 (39.39%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (39.39%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (21.21%) NUnit
3 10 (15.15%) Moq
3 10 (15.15%) MSTest
4 6 (9.09%) AccuRev
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 14 (21.21%) Retail
2 11 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (89.39%) Developer
2 54 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Programmer
3 7 (10.61%) Software Programmer
3 7 (10.61%) C# Programmer
4 6 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
4 6 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
4 6 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 6 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 6 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
5 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.03%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (96.97%) .NET
2 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 46 (69.70%) WCF
4 41 (62.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (37.88%) RESTful
7 14 (21.21%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 11 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 10 (15.15%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (15.15%) Ninject
9 10 (15.15%) Spring.NET
9 10 (15.15%) CSS
9 10 (15.15%) HTML
10 9 (13.64%) HTML5
11 8 (12.12%) CSS3
11 8 (12.12%) XML
12 7 (10.61%) XSLT
12 7 (10.61%) XHTML
13 6 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) N-Tier
2 11 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (15.15%) Social Network
4 4 (6.06%) Tandem
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (84.85%) MVC
3 39 (59.09%) Web Application Development
4 28 (42.42%) BDD
5 25 (37.88%) Scrum
6 21 (31.82%) OO
7 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
9 12 (18.18%) SOA
10 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (15.15%) Kanban
12 7 (10.61%) SEO
12 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
13 6 (9.09%) QMS
13 6 (9.09%) Document Management
14 3 (4.55%) Release Management
14 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
15 2 (3.03%) Dependency Management
15 2 (3.03%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) C#
2 25 (37.88%) Ruby
3 19 (28.79%) VB.NET
4 18 (27.27%) SQL
5 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 12 (18.18%) VB
7 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Facebook
2 10 (15.15%) Twitter
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago