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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 242 177 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.33% 3.38% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 4.33% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 214 163 150
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
4597 4088 3722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.24% 78.13% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 3469 3220
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
Birmingham +8 93 £35,000 -6.66% 13
Warwickshire +2 75 £44,000 -2.22% 4
Coventry +1 23 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Staffordshire -8 21 £40,000 - 7
Solihull +15 19 £35,000 +7.69%
Shropshire - 6 £62,000 -
Worcestershire +10 4 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £32,500 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £32,500 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 354 (81.57%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (67.74%) .NET
3 287 (66.13%) C#
4 273 (62.90%) MVC
5 241 (55.53%) Scrum
6 228 (52.53%) HTML
7 220 (50.69%) ASP.NET
8 213 (49.08%) CSS
9 203 (46.77%) SQL Server
10 188 (43.32%) JavaScript
11 175 (40.32%) jQuery
12 135 (31.11%) SQL
13 132 (30.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 126 (29.03%) .NET Framework
15 125 (28.80%) BDD
16 118 (27.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 117 (26.96%) Microsoft
18 105 (24.19%) HTML5
19 93 (21.43%) WCF
20 88 (20.28%) OO
20 88 (20.28%) Git (software)
21 87 (20.05%) Continuous Integration
22 82 (18.89%) Dependency Injection
23 75 (17.28%) Ajax
24 72 (16.59%) PHP
25 69 (15.90%) CSS3
26 65 (14.98%) KnockoutJS
27 63 (14.52%) Web Services
28 61 (14.06%) T-SQL
29 59 (13.59%) LINQ

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 37 (8.53%) WordPress
2 30 (6.91%) Node.js
3 13 (3.00%) CMS
4 11 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.07%) JBoss
6 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.92%) IIS
6 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.69%) Drupal
7 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) FileNet
8 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.23%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.23%) Confluence
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.00%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (2.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) SaaS
2 2 (0.46%) GitHub
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.92%) Broadband
1 4 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (11.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (5.30%) MySQL
6 21 (4.84%) NoSQL
7 19 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.53%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.30%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.38%) SQLite
11 4 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.69%) JasperReports
12 3 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.23%) UniData
13 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 88 (20.28%) Git (software)
2 59 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (12.44%) Subversion
4 50 (11.52%) NUnit
5 47 (10.83%) Visual Studio
6 43 (9.91%) MSTest
6 43 (9.91%) Moq
7 42 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
8 29 (6.68%) ReSharper
9 24 (5.53%) Jenkins
10 20 (4.61%) Xcode
11 18 (4.15%) PHPUnit
12 17 (3.92%) Hudson
13 16 (3.69%) JIRA
14 15 (3.46%) Behat
15 13 (3.00%) Cucumber
16 12 (2.76%) Phing
16 12 (2.76%) Maven
16 12 (2.76%) Ant
17 11 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 29 (6.68%) Advertising
3 21 (4.84%) Automotive
4 9 (2.07%) Marketing
5 8 (1.84%) Finance
6 7 (1.61%) Games
7 2 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 385 (88.71%) Developer
2 213 (49.08%) .NET Developer
3 129 (29.72%) C# Developer
4 119 (27.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (19.59%) Web Developer
6 73 (16.82%) Senior Developer
7 67 (15.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (15.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (8.53%) .NET Web Developer
9 37 (8.53%) C# Web Developer
10 28 (6.45%) Software Developer
11 23 (5.30%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.61%) Java Developer
12 20 (4.61%) iOS Developer
13 18 (4.15%) Senior Software Developer
14 17 (3.92%) Junior Developer
14 17 (3.92%) Junior
15 16 (3.69%) PHP Developer
15 16 (3.69%) Senior .NET Developer
16 15 (3.46%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (67.74%) .NET
2 228 (52.53%) HTML
3 220 (50.69%) ASP.NET
4 213 (49.08%) CSS
5 175 (40.32%) jQuery
6 132 (30.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 126 (29.03%) .NET Framework
8 118 (27.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 105 (24.19%) HTML5
10 93 (21.43%) WCF
11 75 (17.28%) Ajax
12 69 (15.90%) CSS3
13 65 (14.98%) KnockoutJS
14 63 (14.52%) Web Services
15 59 (13.59%) LINQ
16 56 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
17 54 (12.44%) Spring.NET
17 54 (12.44%) Castle Windsor
18 50 (11.52%) RESTful
19 47 (10.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.91%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (6.91%) Social Media
3 24 (5.53%) Open Source
4 22 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.46%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.38%) iPad
7 6 (1.38%) BBC
7 6 (1.38%) User Experience
7 6 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.38%) Blog
7 6 (1.38%) iPhone
8 4 (0.92%) Animation
9 3 (0.69%) Tandem
9 3 (0.69%) NHS
9 3 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.69%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.46%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.23%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.68%) Windows
2 25 (5.76%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.69%) Android
4 10 (2.30%) Linux
5 9 (2.07%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (81.57%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (62.90%) MVC
3 241 (55.53%) Scrum
4 125 (28.80%) BDD
5 88 (20.28%) OO
6 87 (20.05%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (18.89%) Dependency Injection
8 58 (13.36%) Kanban
9 56 (12.90%) Web Application Development
10 46 (10.60%) Software Engineering
11 45 (10.37%) Responsive Web Design
12 41 (9.45%) OO PHP
13 40 (9.22%) SOA
14 39 (8.99%) Unit Testing
15 37 (8.53%) E-Commerce
16 34 (7.83%) Web Development
17 33 (7.60%) MVVM
18 30 (6.91%) Pair Programming
19 28 (6.45%) Multithreading
20 26 (5.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 287 (66.13%) C#
2 188 (43.32%) JavaScript
3 135 (31.11%) SQL
4 72 (16.59%) PHP
5 61 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 44 (10.14%) Java
7 30 (6.91%) Ruby
8 29 (6.68%) VB.NET
9 25 (5.76%) XAML
10 18 (4.15%) Objective-C
11 12 (2.76%) C++
12 11 (2.53%) VB
13 7 (1.61%) Python
14 2 (0.46%) Groovy
14 2 (0.46%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.46%) VC++
15 1 (0.23%) Scala
15 1 (0.23%) Clojure
15 1 (0.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 52 (11.98%) Degree
2 22 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.07%) MCSD
4 8 (1.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (0.92%) MCITP
5 4 (0.92%) MCPD
6 3 (0.69%) ISEB
7 2 (0.46%) MCP
7 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.46%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.23%) TickIT
Vendors
1 117 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.14%) Zend
3 41 (9.45%) Facebook
4 19 (4.38%) Twitter
5 16 (3.69%) Adobe
5 16 (3.69%) Oracle
6 12 (2.76%) Google
7 11 (2.53%) Apple
8 8 (1.84%) AccuRev
9 6 (1.38%) DevExpress
9 6 (1.38%) Yahoo!
9 6 (1.38%) Sony
9 6 (1.38%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.38%) Red Gate
10 5 (1.15%) Appcelerator
11 4 (0.92%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.69%) BT
12 3 (0.69%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.23%) Telerik
13 1 (0.23%) hybris
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + fantastic benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Worcester
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Wolverhampton
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Warwick
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per week + benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per day + benefits
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Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
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Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits and bonus
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £300 - £360 per day + neg.
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Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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