The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 55 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +36
Permanent jobs citing TDD 191 208 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.86% 4.15% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 5.41% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 159 198 102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,200 £49,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
TDD
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +20 45 £40,000 -13.51% 6
Staffordshire +13 44 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Birmingham -35 30 £40,000 - 14
Solihull +2 22 £41,000 +9.33%
Coventry +13 21 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Worcestershire -2 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Shropshire +3 7 £40,000 - 1
Wolverhampton -6 5 £35,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Walsall +1 1 £50,000 +100.00%
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 241 (70.47%) .NET
2 228 (66.67%) C#
3 183 (53.51%) ASP.NET
4 177 (51.75%) SQL Server
5 153 (44.74%) MVC
6 142 (41.52%) JavaScript
7 140 (40.94%) SQL
8 132 (38.60%) HTML
9 127 (37.13%) CSS
10 104 (30.41%) .NET Framework
11 103 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
12 97 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 93 (27.19%) jQuery
14 83 (24.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 80 (23.39%) Java
16 77 (22.51%) Scrum
17 70 (20.47%) HTML5
18 69 (20.18%) Ajax
19 60 (17.54%) Unit Testing
19 60 (17.54%) OO
20 57 (16.67%) T-SQL
20 57 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
21 53 (15.50%) Windows
22 52 (15.20%) VB.NET
23 49 (14.33%) WPF
23 49 (14.33%) BDD
24 48 (14.04%) Git (software)
25 47 (13.74%) Spring
25 47 (13.74%) Microsoft
26 45 (13.16%) WCF

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (6.73%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.97%) Node.js
3 7 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.75%) CMS
4 6 (1.75%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.17%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.88%) Apache
7 2 (0.58%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
8 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.88%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.39%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (51.75%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (9.65%) MySQL
5 31 (9.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (7.89%) Relational Database
7 20 (5.85%) RDBMS
8 19 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (4.97%) JasperReports
9 17 (4.97%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (4.09%) Oracle Database
11 13 (3.80%) NoSQL
11 13 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (2.05%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.58%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 48 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.36%) NUnit
3 27 (7.89%) Selenium
4 26 (7.60%) Subversion
5 25 (7.31%) Visual Studio
6 24 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (7.02%) Eclipse
7 22 (6.43%) Jenkins
8 20 (5.85%) RSpec
8 20 (5.85%) Cucumber
9 19 (5.56%) PhoneGap
9 19 (5.56%) Maven
10 18 (5.26%) JIRA
11 17 (4.97%) FitNesse
12 14 (4.09%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (4.09%) TeamCity
13 13 (3.80%) Rhino Mocks
14 8 (2.34%) Hudson
15 7 (2.05%) MSTest
16 6 (1.75%) Moq
General
1 33 (9.65%) Games
2 21 (6.14%) Automotive
3 15 (4.39%) Finance
4 9 (2.63%) Retail
5 7 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 302 (88.30%) Developer
2 123 (35.96%) .NET Developer
3 89 (26.02%) C# Developer
4 80 (23.39%) Senior Developer
5 61 (17.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (14.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (13.74%) Java Developer
8 44 (12.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 29 (8.48%) Senior C# Developer
10 29 (8.48%) Software Developer
11 24 (7.02%) Web Developer
12 20 (5.85%) Programmer
12 20 (5.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 20 (5.85%) C# Programmer
13 19 (5.56%) Software Engineer
14 18 (5.26%) Team Leader
14 18 (5.26%) Graduate
14 18 (5.26%) PHP Developer
15 17 (4.97%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (70.47%) .NET
2 183 (53.51%) ASP.NET
3 132 (38.60%) HTML
4 127 (37.13%) CSS
5 104 (30.41%) .NET Framework
6 97 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 93 (27.19%) jQuery
8 83 (24.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 70 (20.47%) HTML5
10 69 (20.18%) Ajax
11 49 (14.33%) WPF
12 47 (13.74%) Spring
13 45 (13.16%) WCF
14 44 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 37 (10.82%) SOAP
16 35 (10.23%) J2EE
17 33 (9.65%) CSS3
17 33 (9.65%) NHibernate
18 32 (9.36%) Hibernate
19 30 (8.77%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.85%) Open Source
2 14 (4.09%) N-Tier
3 11 (3.22%) Mathematics
3 11 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.05%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (2.05%) iPhone
4 7 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.46%) Tandem
7 4 (1.17%) Online Gambling
8 3 (0.88%) Physics
8 3 (0.88%) BBC
8 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.88%) Social Media
9 2 (0.58%) Blog
9 2 (0.58%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.29%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.29%) SCADA
10 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.50%) Windows
2 8 (2.34%) Android
3 6 (1.75%) Linux
4 5 (1.46%) UNIX
5 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (44.74%) MVC
2 103 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (22.51%) Scrum
4 60 (17.54%) Unit Testing
4 60 (17.54%) OO
5 57 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (14.33%) BDD
7 43 (12.57%) Dependency Injection
8 41 (11.99%) Multithreading
9 40 (11.70%) Software Engineering
10 33 (9.65%) E-Commerce
11 32 (9.36%) Web Development
12 31 (9.06%) Web Application Development
13 27 (7.89%) Pair Programming
14 22 (6.43%) OOD
14 22 (6.43%) SOA
14 22 (6.43%) Low Latency
15 20 (5.85%) OOP
15 20 (5.85%) Domain-Driven Design
16 19 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 228 (66.67%) C#
2 142 (41.52%) JavaScript
3 140 (40.94%) SQL
4 80 (23.39%) Java
5 57 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 52 (15.20%) VB.NET
7 32 (9.36%) Ruby
8 27 (7.89%) PHP
8 27 (7.89%) C++
9 22 (6.43%) XAML
10 19 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
11 11 (3.22%) Python
12 8 (2.34%) VB
12 8 (2.34%) Groovy
13 7 (2.05%) C
14 6 (1.75%) VC++
15 4 (1.17%) Scala
15 4 (1.17%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.88%) Clojure
17 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (10.23%) Degree
2 11 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.92%) MCAD
3 10 (2.92%) MCSD
4 9 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.63%) MCTS
4 9 (2.63%) MCP
5 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.22%) SLA
2 6 (1.75%) TickIT
2 6 (1.75%) ISO 9000
2 6 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (5.56%) Puppet
1 19 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.87%) Oracle
3 33 (9.65%) JBoss
4 22 (6.43%) Facebook
5 19 (5.56%) Twitter
6 13 (3.80%) AccuRev
6 13 (3.80%) Business Objects
7 12 (3.51%) Google
8 4 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.17%) Zend
9 3 (0.88%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.88%) Sony
9 3 (0.88%) Apple
10 2 (0.58%) BT
11 1 (0.29%) Alterian
11 1 (0.29%) SAP
11 1 (0.29%) IBM
11 1 (0.29%) Sun
11 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.29%) Red Gate
Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £50,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Ventures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago