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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 66 63 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing TDD 200 179 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.59% 3.34% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 4.26% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 187 170 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
4418 4197 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.37% 78.32% 75.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3555 3118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 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
Birmingham +7 72 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Warwickshire -2 46 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Solihull +18 21 £41,000 +26.15% 2
Staffordshire -8 18 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Coventry -11 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Worcestershire +11 15 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Wolverhampton +3 7 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Shropshire - 4 £42,500 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 332 (75.28%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (65.08%) .NET
3 277 (62.81%) C#
4 223 (50.57%) ASP.NET
5 217 (49.21%) MVC
6 212 (48.07%) SQL Server
7 190 (43.08%) Scrum
8 189 (42.86%) HTML
9 174 (39.46%) CSS
10 153 (34.69%) JavaScript
11 143 (32.43%) SQL
12 134 (30.39%) BDD
13 118 (26.76%) jQuery
14 115 (26.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 110 (24.94%) HTML5
16 101 (22.90%) WCF
17 99 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
18 94 (21.32%) .NET Framework
19 83 (18.82%) Ajax
20 82 (18.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 81 (18.37%) OO
22 78 (17.69%) Microsoft
22 78 (17.69%) Git (software)
23 71 (16.10%) CSS3
24 63 (14.29%) Unit Testing
25 62 (14.06%) SOA
26 61 (13.83%) PHP
27 60 (13.61%) XML
27 60 (13.61%) Team Foundation Server
28 58 (13.15%) Multithreading

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 36 (8.16%) Node.js
2 22 (4.99%) WordPress
3 14 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.95%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.81%) CMS
7 6 (1.36%) Drupal
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.91%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.91%) IIS
9 2 (0.45%) Confluence
9 2 (0.45%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.45%) FileNet
9 2 (0.45%) Apache
10 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (3.40%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.72%) Internet
2 2 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (48.07%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 27 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 24 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (4.99%) MySQL
8 21 (4.76%) RDBMS
9 20 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (2.72%) JasperReports
13 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database
14 10 (2.27%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.91%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.23%) UniData
16 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 78 (17.69%) Git (software)
2 60 (13.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (12.70%) Subversion
4 46 (10.43%) NUnit
5 36 (8.16%) JIRA
6 35 (7.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 33 (7.48%) Visual Studio
8 32 (7.26%) Moq
9 31 (7.03%) MSTest
10 25 (5.67%) Jenkins
11 22 (4.99%) Eclipse
12 19 (4.31%) Selenium
13 17 (3.85%) Ant
14 15 (3.40%) Maven
14 15 (3.40%) Xcode
14 15 (3.40%) Phing
15 13 (2.95%) Hudson
16 12 (2.72%) FitNesse
16 12 (2.72%) ReSharper
17 11 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (6.12%) Automotive
2 25 (5.67%) Games
3 20 (4.54%) Advertising
4 13 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.49%) Finance
6 6 (1.36%) Retail
6 6 (1.36%) Marketing
7 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
9 3 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 384 (87.07%) Developer
2 194 (43.99%) .NET Developer
3 116 (26.30%) C# Developer
4 92 (20.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (17.46%) Senior Developer
6 58 (13.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 58 (13.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (10.66%) Web Developer
8 30 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
9 23 (5.22%) Software Engineer
10 22 (4.99%) Java Developer
11 21 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 20 (4.54%) PHP Developer
13 16 (3.63%) Software Developer
14 15 (3.40%) C# Web Developer
14 15 (3.40%) iOS Developer
15 12 (2.72%) Team Leader
15 12 (2.72%) Python Developer
16 11 (2.49%) .NET Web Developer
17 10 (2.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (65.08%) .NET
2 223 (50.57%) ASP.NET
3 189 (42.86%) HTML
4 174 (39.46%) CSS
5 118 (26.76%) jQuery
6 115 (26.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 110 (24.94%) HTML5
8 101 (22.90%) WCF
9 94 (21.32%) .NET Framework
10 83 (18.82%) Ajax
11 82 (18.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 71 (16.10%) CSS3
13 60 (13.61%) XML
14 52 (11.79%) Web Services
15 49 (11.11%) LINQ
16 48 (10.88%) WPF
16 48 (10.88%) Castle Windsor
17 44 (9.98%) Spring.NET
17 44 (9.98%) SOAP
18 42 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.48%) N-Tier
2 32 (7.26%) Inversion of Control
3 25 (5.67%) Social Media
4 19 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.31%) Open Source
5 14 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.72%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (1.81%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.36%) BBC
9 5 (1.13%) Animation
9 5 (1.13%) Physics
9 5 (1.13%) User Experience
10 4 (0.91%) Blog
11 3 (0.68%) Tandem
11 3 (0.68%) NHS
11 3 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.45%) iPad
12 2 (0.45%) iPhone
12 2 (0.45%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.24%) Windows
2 21 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.40%) Android
4 13 (2.95%) Linux
5 7 (1.59%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.23%) UNIX
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (75.28%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (49.21%) MVC
3 190 (43.08%) Scrum
4 134 (30.39%) BDD
5 99 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (18.37%) OO
7 63 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 62 (14.06%) SOA
9 58 (13.15%) Multithreading
10 57 (12.93%) Pair Programming
10 57 (12.93%) Web Application Development
11 56 (12.70%) Dependency Injection
12 46 (10.43%) Software Engineering
12 46 (10.43%) Low Latency
13 42 (9.52%) E-Commerce
14 38 (8.62%) Kanban
15 34 (7.71%) MVVM
16 33 (7.48%) Web Development
17 32 (7.26%) SEO
18 26 (5.90%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 277 (62.81%) C#
2 153 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 143 (32.43%) SQL
4 61 (13.83%) PHP
5 58 (13.15%) Java
6 51 (11.56%) VB.NET
7 46 (10.43%) XAML
8 37 (8.39%) T-SQL
9 31 (7.03%) Ruby
10 21 (4.76%) C++
11 17 (3.85%) VB
12 15 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.95%) Python
14 6 (1.36%) VC++
15 4 (0.91%) Groovy
15 4 (0.91%) C
16 2 (0.45%) Clojure
16 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.45%) Scala
16 2 (0.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 56 (12.70%) Degree
2 21 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.49%) MCSD
4 9 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (1.81%) MCITP
6 6 (1.36%) ISEB
7 2 (0.45%) MCAD
7 2 (0.45%) MCPD
8 1 (0.23%) MCTS
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.95%) QA
2 5 (1.13%) ISO 9000
2 5 (1.13%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) Puppet
1 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.98%) Facebook
3 29 (6.58%) Oracle
4 26 (5.90%) Zend
4 26 (5.90%) AccuRev
5 22 (4.99%) Twitter
6 18 (4.08%) JBoss
7 17 (3.85%) Adobe
8 16 (3.63%) Google
9 13 (2.95%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.36%) Apple
10 6 (1.36%) Sony
10 6 (1.36%) Yahoo!
11 5 (1.13%) Appcelerator
12 4 (0.91%) Red Gate
12 4 (0.91%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.91%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.68%) BT
13 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.45%) IBM
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Connect
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 24 days ago