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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 56 61 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 219 213 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.07% 3.85% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 5.01% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 188 204 138
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4082 4254 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.82% 76.83% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3375 3588 3140
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 68 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Warwickshire +5 37 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Staffordshire 0 32 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Coventry +14 31 £47,750 +15.75% 1
Solihull +18 29 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Worcestershire +3 14 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Shropshire - 8 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton -4 1 £35,000 -5.40% 2
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 289 (70.66%) .NET
2 282 (68.95%) C#
3 232 (56.72%) ASP.NET
4 199 (48.66%) SQL Server
5 181 (44.25%) MVC
6 161 (39.36%) HTML
7 156 (38.14%) CSS
8 155 (37.90%) SQL
9 139 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
10 138 (33.74%) JavaScript
11 129 (31.54%) Scrum
12 121 (29.58%) BDD
13 111 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 102 (24.94%) jQuery
15 92 (22.49%) .NET Framework
16 91 (22.25%) WCF
17 89 (21.76%) HTML5
18 87 (21.27%) Ajax
19 86 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
20 79 (19.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 72 (17.60%) Unit Testing
22 66 (16.14%) OO
23 65 (15.89%) Java
23 65 (15.89%) Multithreading
24 62 (15.16%) XML
24 62 (15.16%) Microsoft
24 62 (15.16%) Pair Programming
25 56 (13.69%) Windows
25 56 (13.69%) SOA
26 55 (13.45%) VB.NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 33 (8.07%) Node.js
2 18 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.71%) WordPress
6 6 (1.47%) Drupal
6 6 (1.47%) CMS
6 6 (1.47%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.73%) Apache
7 3 (0.73%) IIS
7 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.49%) FileNet
8 2 (0.49%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.49%) Confluence
8 2 (0.49%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.44%) InfoPath
2 10 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.73%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.18%) Internet
2 4 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (48.66%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (7.33%) NoSQL
3 28 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 23 (5.62%) RDBMS
6 20 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (4.65%) MySQL
8 18 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (3.67%) Oracle Database
9 15 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (3.42%) JasperReports
10 14 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (2.44%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.49%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 52 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (12.22%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.27%) Subversion
4 33 (8.07%) NUnit
4 33 (8.07%) JIRA
5 25 (6.11%) Visual Studio
6 24 (5.87%) Selenium
6 24 (5.87%) Jenkins
7 22 (5.38%) Eclipse
8 18 (4.40%) Rhino Mocks
9 17 (4.16%) Moq
9 17 (4.16%) Maven
10 14 (3.42%) FitNesse
10 14 (3.42%) MSTest
11 13 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (3.18%) Ant
12 12 (2.93%) Cucumber
12 12 (2.93%) Hudson
13 10 (2.44%) Phing
14 9 (2.20%) RSpec
General
1 32 (7.82%) Automotive
2 30 (7.33%) Games
3 14 (3.42%) Advertising
4 10 (2.44%) Finance
5 8 (1.96%) Retail
5 8 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.47%) Marketing
7 5 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.98%) Back Office
9 3 (0.73%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 358 (87.53%) Developer
2 172 (42.05%) .NET Developer
3 117 (28.61%) C# Developer
4 81 (19.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (19.32%) Senior Developer
6 62 (15.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 61 (14.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (8.56%) Java Developer
9 34 (8.31%) Senior C# Developer
10 25 (6.11%) Software Engineer
10 25 (6.11%) Web Developer
11 21 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (4.40%) Software Developer
13 16 (3.91%) Programmer
14 13 (3.18%) Graduate
14 13 (3.18%) .NET Software Engineer
14 13 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (3.18%) Team Leader
14 13 (3.18%) C# Software Engineer
14 13 (3.18%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (70.66%) .NET
2 232 (56.72%) ASP.NET
3 161 (39.36%) HTML
4 156 (38.14%) CSS
5 111 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 102 (24.94%) jQuery
7 92 (22.49%) .NET Framework
8 91 (22.25%) WCF
9 89 (21.76%) HTML5
10 87 (21.27%) Ajax
11 79 (19.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 62 (15.16%) XML
13 50 (12.22%) SOAP
13 50 (12.22%) WPF
14 47 (11.49%) CSS3
15 44 (10.76%) XSLT
15 44 (10.76%) LINQ
16 40 (9.78%) Web Services
17 37 (9.05%) RESTful
18 33 (8.07%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.85%) N-Tier
2 16 (3.91%) Mathematics
3 14 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.93%) Artificial Intelligence
5 12 (2.93%) Open Source
6 11 (2.69%) Social Media
7 8 (1.96%) BBC
8 5 (1.22%) Physics
9 4 (0.98%) Online Gambling
9 4 (0.98%) Streaming Music
10 3 (0.73%) NHS
10 3 (0.73%) Animation
11 2 (0.49%) Chemistry
12 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.24%) iPhone
12 1 (0.24%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.69%) Windows
2 10 (2.44%) Linux
3 6 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.22%) UNIX
5 4 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (44.25%) MVC
2 139 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (31.54%) Scrum
4 121 (29.58%) BDD
5 86 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (17.60%) Unit Testing
7 66 (16.14%) OO
8 65 (15.89%) Multithreading
9 62 (15.16%) Pair Programming
10 56 (13.69%) SOA
11 51 (12.47%) Low Latency
12 50 (12.22%) Web Application Development
13 48 (11.74%) Software Engineering
14 40 (9.78%) E-Commerce
15 39 (9.54%) Dependency Injection
16 38 (9.29%) Web Development
17 28 (6.85%) SEO
18 26 (6.36%) Document Management
19 19 (4.65%) Kanban
20 14 (3.42%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 282 (68.95%) C#
2 155 (37.90%) SQL
3 138 (33.74%) JavaScript
4 65 (15.89%) Java
5 55 (13.45%) VB.NET
6 51 (12.47%) XAML
7 47 (11.49%) T-SQL
8 33 (8.07%) PHP
9 31 (7.58%) Ruby
10 28 (6.85%) C++
11 13 (3.18%) Python
12 10 (2.44%) VC++
13 9 (2.20%) VB
14 8 (1.96%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.96%) C
15 7 (1.71%) CoffeeScript
15 7 (1.71%) RubyMotion
16 6 (1.47%) Groovy
17 3 (0.73%) Scala
18 2 (0.49%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 55 (13.45%) Degree
2 16 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.96%) MCITP
5 7 (1.71%) MCSD
6 5 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.98%) ISEB
8 2 (0.49%) MCAD
9 1 (0.24%) MCP
9 1 (0.24%) MCPD
9 1 (0.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.69%) QA
2 9 (2.20%) ISO 9000
2 9 (2.20%) TickIT
3 3 (0.73%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.71%) Puppet
1 7 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (15.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.05%) Oracle
3 33 (8.07%) Facebook
4 26 (6.36%) AccuRev
5 25 (6.11%) JBoss
6 15 (3.67%) Google
7 14 (3.42%) Twitter
8 13 (3.18%) CheckPoint
9 12 (2.93%) Adobe
10 9 (2.20%) Zend
11 8 (1.96%) Yahoo!
11 8 (1.96%) Sony
11 8 (1.96%) Apple
12 5 (1.22%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.73%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.49%) IBM
15 1 (0.24%) Red Gate
15 1 (0.24%) Typemock
15 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
15 1 (0.24%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, home working, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 + Bonus (upto 17.5%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Worcester
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Competitive, Depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago