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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 294 252 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.48% 4.75% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 5.80% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 260 212 222
Average salary £44,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
4457 4347 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.11% 81.88% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3677 3663 3340
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 96 £40,000 - 16
Warwickshire +3 75 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Coventry +5 41 £47,500 -1.04% 12
Staffordshire -2 33 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Worcestershire +7 24 £35,750 -10.62% 5
Solihull -6 13 £40,000 -2.43% 5
Shropshire -8 4 £44,000 +3.52%
Herefordshire 0 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 449 (84.40%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (66.73%) .NET
3 351 (65.98%) C#
4 331 (62.22%) MVC
5 298 (56.02%) ASP.NET
6 276 (51.88%) SQL Server
7 233 (43.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 212 (39.85%) Scrum
9 206 (38.72%) JavaScript
10 177 (33.27%) HTML
11 171 (32.14%) WCF
11 171 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
12 164 (30.83%) BDD
13 163 (30.64%) Web Application Development
14 150 (28.20%) Git (software)
15 148 (27.82%) CSS
16 141 (26.50%) Microsoft
16 141 (26.50%) RESTful
17 130 (24.44%) jQuery
18 122 (22.93%) SQL
19 116 (21.80%) ASP.NET Web API
20 106 (19.92%) Node.js
21 98 (18.42%) .NET Framework
22 96 (18.05%) OO
23 95 (17.86%) Java
23 95 (17.86%) Ruby
24 92 (17.29%) NoSQL
25 85 (15.98%) HTML5
25 85 (15.98%) Kanban
25 85 (15.98%) NUnit

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 106 (19.92%) Node.js
2 27 (5.08%) WordPress
3 18 (3.38%) CMS
4 15 (2.82%) JBoss
4 15 (2.82%) Umbraco
5 10 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.13%) Apache
8 5 (0.94%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.56%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.38%) IIS
10 2 (0.38%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.19%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.69%) Office 365
3 9 (1.69%) Heroku
4 6 (1.13%) SaaS
5 3 (0.56%) IaaS
5 3 (0.56%) PaaS
6 2 (0.38%) GitHub
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.44%) Broadband
2 8 (1.50%) Internet
3 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (51.88%) SQL Server
2 92 (17.29%) NoSQL
3 30 (5.64%) MySQL
4 29 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 28 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.50%) Big Data
8 8 (1.50%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.13%) RavenDB
11 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.38%) Informix
13 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 150 (28.20%) Git (software)
2 85 (15.98%) NUnit
3 69 (12.97%) Subversion
4 68 (12.78%) MSTest
4 68 (12.78%) Moq
5 64 (12.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 32 (6.02%) Maven
7 24 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (3.76%) Jenkins
8 20 (3.76%) Visual Studio
9 16 (3.01%) Ant
9 16 (3.01%) JUnit
10 15 (2.82%) Gradle
11 12 (2.26%) Jasmine
12 11 (2.07%) PHPUnit
13 10 (1.88%) Hudson
14 9 (1.69%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.50%) Selenium
16 5 (0.94%) ReSharper
16 5 (0.94%) Behat
General
1 39 (7.33%) Retail
2 31 (5.83%) Finance
3 19 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.63%) Advertising
5 13 (2.44%) Billing
5 13 (2.44%) Games
6 8 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.75%) Automotive
7 4 (0.75%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.19%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Publishing
8 1 (0.19%) Electronics
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 468 (87.97%) Developer
2 278 (52.26%) .NET Developer
3 96 (18.05%) C# Developer
4 87 (16.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (15.98%) Senior Developer
6 62 (11.65%) Java Developer
7 54 (10.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 53 (9.96%) Web Developer
9 51 (9.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (6.77%) Software Developer
11 31 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
12 28 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
13 25 (4.70%) Software Engineer
14 24 (4.51%) Junior
15 23 (4.32%) Junior Developer
16 19 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
16 19 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
17 16 (3.01%) Senior Software Engineer
18 15 (2.82%) Senior C# Developer
18 15 (2.82%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (66.73%) .NET
2 298 (56.02%) ASP.NET
3 233 (43.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 177 (33.27%) HTML
5 171 (32.14%) WCF
6 148 (27.82%) CSS
7 141 (26.50%) RESTful
8 130 (24.44%) jQuery
9 116 (21.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 98 (18.42%) .NET Framework
11 85 (15.98%) HTML5
12 74 (13.91%) AngularJS
13 73 (13.72%) Castle Windsor
14 69 (12.97%) Spring.NET
15 68 (12.78%) Ninject
16 60 (11.28%) Unity DI Container
17 56 (10.53%) CSS3
18 55 (10.34%) Entity Framework
18 55 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
19 50 (9.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.28%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (4.51%) Social Media
3 24 (4.51%) BBC
4 22 (4.14%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.07%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (2.07%) User Experience
6 10 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.88%) Social Network
7 9 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.32%) New Media
9 6 (1.13%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.94%) Blog
11 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.75%) Tandem
12 3 (0.56%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.38%) iPhone
13 2 (0.38%) Kindle
13 2 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.95%) Windows
2 20 (3.76%) Linux
3 10 (1.88%) Android
4 5 (0.94%) UNIX
5 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (84.40%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (62.22%) MVC
3 212 (39.85%) Scrum
4 171 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
5 164 (30.83%) BDD
6 163 (30.64%) Web Application Development
7 96 (18.05%) OO
8 85 (15.98%) Kanban
9 75 (14.10%) Unit Testing
10 74 (13.91%) Dependency Injection
11 67 (12.59%) SOA
12 43 (8.08%) Software Engineering
13 41 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (6.95%) Mobile Development
15 34 (6.39%) SDLC
16 28 (5.26%) Open Source
16 28 (5.26%) OO PHP
17 26 (4.89%) E-Commerce
18 25 (4.70%) Mentoring
19 22 (4.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 351 (65.98%) C#
2 206 (38.72%) JavaScript
3 122 (22.93%) SQL
4 95 (17.86%) Java
4 95 (17.86%) Ruby
5 57 (10.71%) PHP
6 42 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 30 (5.64%) VB
8 24 (4.51%) C++
9 20 (3.76%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.38%) Python
11 9 (1.69%) C
12 4 (0.75%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.56%) VC++
13 3 (0.56%) XAML
14 2 (0.38%) C++/CLI
14 2 (0.38%) Scala
14 2 (0.38%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.38%) GLSL
14 2 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (7.14%) Degree
2 16 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.75%) HND
5 4 (0.75%) MCSD
6 2 (0.38%) MCP
6 2 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.63%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) TickIT
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (2.63%) Puppet
2 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 141 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.65%) Facebook
3 31 (5.83%) Zend
4 29 (5.45%) Apple
5 27 (5.08%) Google
6 24 (4.51%) Sony
6 24 (4.51%) Oracle
6 24 (4.51%) Yahoo!
7 15 (2.82%) Adobe
8 14 (2.63%) Twitter
9 3 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.38%) BT
10 2 (0.38%) VMware
11 1 (0.19%) SAP
11 1 (0.19%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.19%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwickshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Dependent on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 48,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago