The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing TDD 357 219 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.08% 4.07% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.16% 5.12% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 328 188 204
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
TDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4985 4279 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.87% 79.46% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4031 3545 3663
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TDD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the West Midlands region.

TDD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

TDD
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

TDD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Birmingham +21 115 £41,500 +3.75% 13
Warwickshire +17 104 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Coventry 0 46 £42,500 -10.99% 6
Worcestershire +5 35 £36,500 -27.00% 3
Staffordshire +3 32 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Solihull -6 11 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Herefordshire - 4 £52,500 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 514 (82.37%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (63.46%) .NET
3 393 (62.98%) C#
4 355 (56.89%) ASP.NET
5 353 (56.57%) MVC
6 303 (48.56%) SQL Server
7 280 (44.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 225 (36.06%) Scrum
9 223 (35.74%) JavaScript
10 220 (35.26%) BDD
11 203 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
12 198 (31.73%) HTML
13 196 (31.41%) Web Application Development
14 191 (30.61%) WCF
15 188 (30.13%) RESTful
16 184 (29.49%) Microsoft
17 176 (28.21%) Git (software)
18 151 (24.20%) ASP.NET Web API
19 150 (24.04%) CSS
20 142 (22.76%) SQL
21 132 (21.15%) Node.js
22 131 (20.99%) Java
23 128 (20.51%) jQuery
24 125 (20.03%) NoSQL
25 116 (18.59%) OO
26 115 (18.43%) Ruby
27 112 (17.95%) Unit Testing
28 104 (16.67%) HTML5
29 95 (15.22%) AngularJS
30 93 (14.90%) Kanban

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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
1 132 (21.15%) Node.js
2 22 (3.53%) JBoss
3 18 (2.88%) CMS
4 16 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.24%) Apache
6 13 (2.08%) GlassFish
6 13 (2.08%) WordPress
7 11 (1.76%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.28%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.32%) IIS
12 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.16%) nginx
13 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.16%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.16%) uiautomator
Applications
1 44 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.08%) Office 365
4 9 (1.44%) Heroku
5 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
5 3 (0.48%) PaaS
5 3 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.21%) Internet
2 7 (1.12%) Broadband
3 2 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (48.56%) SQL Server
2 125 (20.03%) NoSQL
3 53 (8.49%) MySQL
4 32 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 31 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 23 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (2.24%) Big Data
10 10 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.44%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.28%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.48%) RavenDB
14 2 (0.32%) Informix
15 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.16%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 176 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 76 (12.18%) NUnit
3 73 (11.70%) Subversion
4 59 (9.46%) MSTest
4 59 (9.46%) Moq
5 55 (8.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 45 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (5.77%) Visual Studio
8 30 (4.81%) Maven
9 26 (4.17%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.72%) Ant
11 14 (2.24%) Gradle
11 14 (2.24%) Hudson
12 13 (2.08%) Jasmine
13 10 (1.60%) JUnit
14 9 (1.44%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.28%) PHPUnit
16 5 (0.80%) Mocha
16 5 (0.80%) Selenium
16 5 (0.80%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (9.78%) Retail
2 30 (4.81%) Finance
3 29 (4.65%) Games
4 21 (3.37%) Billing
5 12 (1.92%) Music Industry
6 11 (1.76%) Marketing
7 9 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.96%) Advertising
9 6 (0.96%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 529 (84.78%) Developer
2 305 (48.88%) .NET Developer
3 96 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 86 (13.78%) C# Developer
5 74 (11.86%) Java Developer
5 74 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (8.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 51 (8.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 42 (6.73%) Web Developer
8 36 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 33 (5.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 31 (4.97%) Junior
11 30 (4.81%) Junior Developer
12 29 (4.65%) Software Developer
13 28 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
14 24 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
15 19 (3.04%) Junior .NET Developer
15 19 (3.04%) PHP Developer
15 19 (3.04%) Graduate
16 17 (2.72%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (63.46%) .NET
2 355 (56.89%) ASP.NET
3 280 (44.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 198 (31.73%) HTML
5 191 (30.61%) WCF
6 188 (30.13%) RESTful
7 151 (24.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 150 (24.04%) CSS
9 128 (20.51%) jQuery
10 104 (16.67%) HTML5
11 95 (15.22%) AngularJS
12 90 (14.42%) .NET Framework
13 79 (12.66%) Hibernate
14 68 (10.90%) Castle Windsor
15 66 (10.58%) CSS3
15 66 (10.58%) KnockoutJS
16 64 (10.26%) Spring.NET
17 59 (9.46%) Ninject
18 58 (9.29%) Spring
19 51 (8.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.17%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (4.81%) Social Media
3 28 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.17%) BBC
5 21 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.88%) User Experience
7 14 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (1.60%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.60%) Social Network
10 9 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (1.12%) New Media
12 5 (0.80%) iPad
12 5 (0.80%) iPhone
13 4 (0.64%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.64%) Tandem
13 4 (0.64%) Blog
13 4 (0.64%) Linked Data
14 3 (0.48%) Biotechnology
15 2 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.81%) Windows
2 30 (4.81%) Linux
3 22 (3.53%) Windows 8
4 16 (2.56%) Android
5 12 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.96%) UNIX
7 4 (0.64%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (82.37%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (56.57%) MVC
3 225 (36.06%) Scrum
4 220 (35.26%) BDD
5 203 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (31.41%) Web Application Development
7 116 (18.59%) OO
8 112 (17.95%) Unit Testing
9 93 (14.90%) Kanban
10 74 (11.86%) Dependency Injection
11 71 (11.38%) SOA
12 56 (8.97%) Software Engineering
13 46 (7.37%) E-Commerce
14 44 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (4.65%) Open Source
15 29 (4.65%) SDLC
16 28 (4.49%) Mobile Development
16 28 (4.49%) Test Automation
17 27 (4.33%) CRM
18 24 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 393 (62.98%) C#
2 223 (35.74%) JavaScript
3 142 (22.76%) SQL
4 131 (20.99%) Java
5 115 (18.43%) Ruby
6 53 (8.49%) PHP
7 42 (6.73%) VB.NET
8 33 (5.29%) VB
9 30 (4.81%) T-SQL
10 29 (4.65%) C++
11 20 (3.21%) Python
12 10 (1.60%) C
12 10 (1.60%) Scala
13 8 (1.28%) Clojure
14 6 (0.96%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.80%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.48%) PHP5
16 3 (0.48%) VC++
17 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (7.05%) Degree
2 32 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.80%) MCP
6 4 (0.64%) MCSD
7 2 (0.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.16%) HND
8 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.72%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) TickIT
3 1 (0.16%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.24%) Puppet
2 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 184 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.49%) Apple
3 41 (6.57%) Facebook
4 35 (5.61%) Oracle
5 29 (4.65%) Google
6 26 (4.17%) Yahoo!
6 26 (4.17%) Sony
7 24 (3.85%) Zend
8 15 (2.40%) Twitter
9 9 (1.44%) Adobe
10 7 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.32%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.32%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.16%) VMware
Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits (Depending on experience)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lichfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redditch
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nuneaton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leamington Spa
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 4 days ago