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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 48 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 238 127 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.76% 3.06% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 3.83% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 217 103 142
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,500
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
4008 3317 3460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.22% 80.00% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3357 2641 2921
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 £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Warwickshire +23 91 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Birmingham +36 78 £35,000 -30.00% 8
Staffordshire -13 29 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Coventry -25 18 £47,500 +15.15% 9
Solihull -1 7 £41,000 - 1
Shropshire -15 4 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Worcestershire -8 3 £23,000 -42.50% 1
Wolverhampton -1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Herefordshire -3 1 £35,000 -12.50%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 421 (85.57%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (71.75%) .NET
3 352 (71.54%) C#
4 319 (64.84%) MVC
5 274 (55.69%) ASP.NET
6 249 (50.61%) Scrum
7 247 (50.20%) JavaScript
8 245 (49.80%) HTML
9 239 (48.58%) CSS
10 236 (47.97%) SQL Server
11 207 (42.07%) jQuery
12 174 (35.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 165 (33.54%) SQL
14 142 (28.86%) Microsoft
15 134 (27.24%) Continuous Integration
16 129 (26.22%) .NET Framework
17 122 (24.80%) BDD
18 121 (24.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 118 (23.98%) WCF
20 105 (21.34%) HTML5
21 102 (20.73%) Git (software)
22 101 (20.53%) OO
23 93 (18.90%) Web Application Development
24 92 (18.70%) Dependency Injection
25 87 (17.68%) ASP.NET Web API
26 79 (16.06%) RESTful
27 78 (15.85%) T-SQL
28 74 (15.04%) Ajax
29 73 (14.84%) NUnit
30 72 (14.63%) Kanban

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 53 (10.77%) Node.js
2 47 (9.55%) WordPress
3 13 (2.64%) JBoss
4 12 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.24%) CMS
6 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.61%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) Apache
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.63%) SaaS
2 8 (1.63%) Heroku
3 5 (1.02%) GitHub
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.85%) Broadband
2 6 (1.22%) Internet
3 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (47.97%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 33 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (4.88%) MySQL
7 23 (4.67%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.64%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.22%) RavenDB
9 6 (1.22%) SQLite
9 6 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.02%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.81%) Big Data
12 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.41%) Informix
14 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 102 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 73 (14.84%) NUnit
3 59 (11.99%) MSTest
3 59 (11.99%) Rhino Mocks
3 59 (11.99%) Moq
4 53 (10.77%) Subversion
5 48 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (8.94%) Visual Studio
7 29 (5.89%) ReSharper
8 22 (4.47%) Jenkins
9 20 (4.07%) JUnit
10 18 (3.66%) Hudson
10 18 (3.66%) Maven
11 17 (3.46%) PHPUnit
12 15 (3.05%) Cucumber
13 14 (2.85%) Behat
14 11 (2.24%) JIRA
15 9 (1.83%) Xcode
15 9 (1.83%) Selenium
16 6 (1.22%) AccuRev
General
1 45 (9.15%) Telecoms
2 25 (5.08%) Advertising
3 24 (4.88%) Finance
4 20 (4.07%) Automotive
5 15 (3.05%) Retail
6 6 (1.22%) Marketing
7 4 (0.81%) Games
8 2 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 428 (86.99%) Developer
2 259 (52.64%) .NET Developer
3 132 (26.83%) C# Developer
4 124 (25.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 96 (19.51%) Web Developer
6 91 (18.50%) Senior Developer
7 70 (14.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 68 (13.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (10.16%) C# Web Developer
9 50 (10.16%) .NET Web Developer
10 43 (8.74%) Software Developer
11 28 (5.69%) Java Developer
12 27 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
13 25 (5.08%) Junior
13 25 (5.08%) Software Engineer
13 25 (5.08%) Junior Developer
14 18 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
14 18 (3.66%) Junior .NET Developer
15 17 (3.46%) Junior Web Developer
15 17 (3.46%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (71.75%) .NET
2 274 (55.69%) ASP.NET
3 245 (49.80%) HTML
4 239 (48.58%) CSS
5 207 (42.07%) jQuery
6 174 (35.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 129 (26.22%) .NET Framework
8 121 (24.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 118 (23.98%) WCF
10 105 (21.34%) HTML5
11 87 (17.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 79 (16.06%) RESTful
13 74 (15.04%) Ajax
14 71 (14.43%) CSS3
15 68 (13.82%) KnockoutJS
16 62 (12.60%) JSON
17 61 (12.40%) Castle Windsor
18 59 (11.99%) Spring.NET
18 59 (11.99%) LINQ
19 58 (11.79%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.59%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.28%) Open Source
4 22 (4.47%) Social Media
5 15 (3.05%) N-Tier
6 14 (2.85%) BBC
7 12 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.03%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.63%) iPad
9 8 (1.63%) iPhone
9 8 (1.63%) User Experience
9 8 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.42%) Blog
11 6 (1.22%) New Media
11 6 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.81%) Social Network
12 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.61%) Tandem
13 3 (0.61%) Animation
13 3 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.32%) Windows
2 16 (3.25%) Linux
3 11 (2.24%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.83%) Android
5 7 (1.42%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.02%) UNIX
7 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (85.57%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (64.84%) MVC
3 249 (50.61%) Scrum
4 134 (27.24%) Continuous Integration
5 122 (24.80%) BDD
6 101 (20.53%) OO
7 93 (18.90%) Web Application Development
8 92 (18.70%) Dependency Injection
9 72 (14.63%) Kanban
10 64 (13.01%) Software Engineering
11 59 (11.99%) Unit Testing
12 55 (11.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 48 (9.76%) OO PHP
14 46 (9.35%) SOA
15 44 (8.94%) E-Commerce
16 30 (6.10%) Mentoring
17 29 (5.89%) Web Development
18 27 (5.49%) CRM
19 17 (3.46%) MVVM
20 15 (3.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 352 (71.54%) C#
2 247 (50.20%) JavaScript
3 165 (33.54%) SQL
4 78 (15.85%) T-SQL
5 67 (13.62%) PHP
6 52 (10.57%) Ruby
7 50 (10.16%) Java
8 36 (7.32%) VB.NET
9 14 (2.85%) Python
10 13 (2.64%) VB
11 12 (2.44%) C++
12 7 (1.42%) XAML
12 7 (1.42%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.41%) HLSL
13 2 (0.41%) GLSL
13 2 (0.41%) C++/CLI
13 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.41%) C
13 2 (0.41%) Perl
13 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (13.62%) Degree
2 19 (3.86%) VCP4
3 15 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.81%) ISEB
4 4 (0.81%) MCP
4 4 (0.81%) HND
5 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.41%) MCPD
6 2 (0.41%) MCSD
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.07%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 142 (28.86%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.35%) Zend
3 33 (6.71%) Facebook
4 24 (4.88%) Apple
5 16 (3.25%) Adobe
6 15 (3.05%) Google
7 14 (2.85%) Yahoo!
7 14 (2.85%) Sony
8 7 (1.42%) Twitter
9 5 (1.02%) Oracle
10 4 (0.81%) Red Gate
10 4 (0.81%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.61%) BT
11 3 (0.61%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.41%) Sage
12 2 (0.41%) VMware
13 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.20%) Mercator
13 1 (0.20%) SAP
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £260 - £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career development!
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 42000-50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + training, Benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 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
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago