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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs citing TDD 245 156 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.97% 3.53% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 4.43% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 220 135 138
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4036 3519 3603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.92% 79.56% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3482 2854 3115
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 January 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 29 January 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 85 £36,500 -18.88% 8
Warwickshire +10 84 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Staffordshire -13 22 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Solihull +22 20 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Coventry -7 20 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Shropshire - 5 £44,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 397 (84.47%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (67.87%) .NET
3 312 (66.38%) C#
4 306 (65.11%) MVC
5 270 (57.45%) Scrum
6 259 (55.11%) HTML
7 247 (52.55%) CSS
8 234 (49.79%) ASP.NET
8 234 (49.79%) JavaScript
9 222 (47.23%) SQL Server
10 214 (45.53%) jQuery
11 150 (31.91%) SQL
12 147 (31.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 129 (27.45%) .NET Framework
14 123 (26.17%) HTML5
14 123 (26.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 121 (25.74%) Microsoft
16 117 (24.89%) BDD
17 111 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
18 100 (21.28%) Git (software)
19 96 (20.43%) Dependency Injection
19 96 (20.43%) OO
20 93 (19.79%) WCF
21 86 (18.30%) CSS3
22 84 (17.87%) PHP
23 77 (16.38%) T-SQL
23 77 (16.38%) Ajax
24 76 (16.17%) Kanban
25 73 (15.53%) KnockoutJS
26 69 (14.68%) NUnit

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 51 (10.85%) WordPress
2 29 (6.17%) Node.js
3 12 (2.55%) CMS
4 9 (1.91%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.70%) JBoss
6 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.43%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Drupal
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.70%) SaaS
2 4 (0.85%) GitHub
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.77%) Broadband
2 5 (1.06%) Internet
3 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (47.23%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (5.11%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.89%) MySQL
6 11 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.91%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.28%) SQLite
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.85%) RavenDB
10 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.43%) Big Data
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.21%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.21%) UniData
12 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 100 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 69 (14.68%) NUnit
3 60 (12.77%) MSTest
3 60 (12.77%) Moq
4 59 (12.55%) Rhino Mocks
5 54 (11.49%) Subversion
6 50 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 47 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 32 (6.81%) ReSharper
9 20 (4.26%) Jenkins
10 19 (4.04%) PHPUnit
11 18 (3.83%) Hudson
12 17 (3.62%) Behat
12 17 (3.62%) Xcode
12 17 (3.62%) JUnit
13 14 (2.98%) Cucumber
13 14 (2.98%) Maven
14 12 (2.55%) JIRA
15 9 (1.91%) Selenium
16 7 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 48 (10.21%) Telecoms
2 26 (5.53%) Advertising
3 19 (4.04%) Automotive
4 16 (3.40%) Finance
5 7 (1.49%) Retail
6 6 (1.28%) Marketing
7 4 (0.85%) Games
8 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 411 (87.45%) Developer
2 232 (49.36%) .NET Developer
3 133 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 124 (26.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 101 (21.49%) Web Developer
6 78 (16.60%) Senior Developer
7 64 (13.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 62 (13.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 48 (10.21%) .NET Web Developer
9 48 (10.21%) C# Web Developer
10 37 (7.87%) Software Developer
11 25 (5.32%) Software Engineer
12 21 (4.47%) Java Developer
13 20 (4.26%) Junior
13 20 (4.26%) Junior Developer
14 18 (3.83%) PHP Developer
15 17 (3.62%) iOS Developer
15 17 (3.62%) Senior Software Developer
15 17 (3.62%) Junior Web Developer
16 16 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (67.87%) .NET
2 259 (55.11%) HTML
3 247 (52.55%) CSS
4 234 (49.79%) ASP.NET
5 214 (45.53%) jQuery
6 147 (31.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 129 (27.45%) .NET Framework
8 123 (26.17%) HTML5
8 123 (26.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 93 (19.79%) WCF
10 86 (18.30%) CSS3
11 77 (16.38%) Ajax
12 73 (15.53%) KnockoutJS
13 66 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 63 (13.40%) LINQ
14 63 (13.40%) JSON
15 61 (12.98%) Castle Windsor
15 61 (12.98%) Spring.NET
16 59 (12.55%) Ninject
16 59 (12.55%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.77%) Inversion of Control
2 29 (6.17%) Open Source
2 29 (6.17%) Social Media
3 25 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.62%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.91%) BBC
7 7 (1.49%) User Experience
7 7 (1.49%) Blog
8 6 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.28%) iPad
8 6 (1.28%) iPhone
9 5 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.64%) Tandem
10 3 (0.64%) Animation
11 1 (0.21%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.51%) Windows
2 22 (4.68%) Apple iOS
3 17 (3.62%) Android
4 11 (2.34%) Linux
5 9 (1.91%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.43%) UNIX
6 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (84.47%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (65.11%) MVC
3 270 (57.45%) Scrum
4 117 (24.89%) BDD
5 111 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (20.43%) Dependency Injection
6 96 (20.43%) OO
7 76 (16.17%) Kanban
8 67 (14.26%) Web Application Development
9 57 (12.13%) Software Engineering
10 56 (11.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 54 (11.49%) OO PHP
12 47 (10.00%) Unit Testing
13 40 (8.51%) E-Commerce
14 37 (7.87%) SOA
15 34 (7.23%) MVVM
16 31 (6.60%) Web Development
17 29 (6.17%) Mentoring
18 27 (5.74%) CRM
19 19 (4.04%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 312 (66.38%) C#
2 234 (49.79%) JavaScript
3 150 (31.91%) SQL
4 84 (17.87%) PHP
5 77 (16.38%) T-SQL
6 45 (9.57%) Java
7 36 (7.66%) Ruby
8 33 (7.02%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.19%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.19%) XAML
10 10 (2.13%) C++
11 9 (1.91%) VB
12 8 (1.70%) Python
13 2 (0.43%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.43%) Perl
13 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (11.70%) Degree
2 16 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.06%) MCSD
4 4 (0.85%) ISEB
5 3 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.64%) MCPD
5 3 (0.64%) HND
6 2 (0.43%) MCP
7 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 121 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 52 (11.06%) Zend
3 36 (7.66%) Facebook
4 16 (3.40%) Adobe
4 16 (3.40%) Apple
5 14 (2.98%) Twitter
5 14 (2.98%) Google
6 9 (1.91%) Yahoo!
6 9 (1.91%) Sony
7 6 (1.28%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.06%) Appcelerator
8 5 (1.06%) Red Gate
8 5 (1.06%) DevExpress
8 5 (1.06%) BT
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle
10 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.64%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.43%) Sage
11 2 (0.43%) VMware
12 1 (0.21%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 5500
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependent on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependant on experience
Posted: 16 days ago