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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 318 194 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.59% 3.54% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 4.43% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 308 180 181
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4810 4384 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.58% 80.09% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 3633 3710
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,119 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +36 119 £40,000 +3.22% 15
Warwickshire +22 78 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Coventry +10 36 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Staffordshire +16 32 £35,000 - 5
Worcestershire +9 27 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Shropshire +5 15 £63,299 +48.93%
Solihull -25 1 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Dudley - 1 £60,000 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 515 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (60.23%) .NET
3 360 (58.92%) C#
4 334 (54.66%) MVC
5 323 (52.86%) ASP.NET
6 296 (48.45%) SQL Server
7 271 (44.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 233 (38.13%) Scrum
9 230 (37.64%) BDD
10 215 (35.19%) JavaScript
11 196 (32.08%) HTML
12 191 (31.26%) Continuous Integration
13 183 (29.95%) Web Application Development
14 181 (29.62%) WCF
15 176 (28.81%) RESTful
16 172 (28.15%) Git (software)
17 159 (26.02%) Microsoft
18 141 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 138 (22.59%) CSS
20 137 (22.42%) SQL
21 128 (20.95%) Java
22 126 (20.62%) jQuery
23 113 (18.49%) AngularJS
24 112 (18.33%) OO
25 111 (18.17%) NoSQL
25 111 (18.17%) HTML5
26 110 (18.00%) Node.js
26 110 (18.00%) Unit Testing
27 105 (17.18%) Kanban
28 100 (16.37%) Ruby

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 110 (18.00%) Node.js
2 17 (2.78%) JBoss
2 17 (2.78%) CMS
3 16 (2.62%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.29%) Apache
5 13 (2.13%) GlassFish
6 8 (1.31%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.31%) WordPress
6 8 (1.31%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.49%) IIS
9 3 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.33%) uiautomator
10 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.33%) Documentum
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.96%) Office 365
4 8 (1.31%) SaaS
5 5 (0.82%) GitHub
6 2 (0.33%) IaaS
6 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.60%) Internet
2 8 (1.31%) Broadband
3 2 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (48.45%) SQL Server
2 111 (18.17%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.35%) MySQL
4 29 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (3.60%) Big Data
6 22 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.27%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.15%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.49%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.33%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.33%) Impala
15 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 172 (28.15%) Git (software)
2 78 (12.77%) Subversion
3 74 (12.11%) NUnit
4 58 (9.49%) Moq
5 56 (9.17%) MSTest
6 51 (8.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 48 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (6.55%) Visual Studio
9 24 (3.93%) Maven
10 22 (3.60%) Jenkins
11 20 (3.27%) Ant
12 15 (2.45%) Jasmine
13 14 (2.29%) Gradle
14 13 (2.13%) TeamCity
15 11 (1.80%) Hudson
16 9 (1.47%) ReSharper
17 8 (1.31%) Mocha
18 7 (1.15%) Phing
18 7 (1.15%) JUnit
19 6 (0.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 56 (9.17%) Retail
2 39 (6.38%) Games
3 23 (3.76%) Finance
3 23 (3.76%) Billing
4 14 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.13%) Marketing
6 12 (1.96%) Music Industry
7 9 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.65%) Automotive
9 2 (0.33%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 509 (83.31%) Developer
2 278 (45.50%) .NET Developer
3 82 (13.42%) Senior Developer
4 73 (11.95%) C# Developer
5 70 (11.46%) Java Developer
6 56 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (6.22%) Web Developer
8 34 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 33 (5.40%) Software Engineer
9 33 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (5.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
12 27 (4.42%) Junior
13 26 (4.26%) Junior Developer
14 22 (3.60%) Microsoft Developer
15 21 (3.44%) PHP Developer
16 20 (3.27%) Architect
17 17 (2.78%) Graduate
17 17 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
17 17 (2.78%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (60.23%) .NET
2 323 (52.86%) ASP.NET
3 271 (44.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 196 (32.08%) HTML
5 181 (29.62%) WCF
6 176 (28.81%) RESTful
7 141 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 138 (22.59%) CSS
9 126 (20.62%) jQuery
10 113 (18.49%) AngularJS
11 111 (18.17%) HTML5
12 81 (13.26%) KnockoutJS
13 77 (12.60%) Hibernate
13 77 (12.60%) .NET Framework
14 64 (10.47%) Castle Windsor
15 62 (10.15%) Spring.NET
16 61 (9.98%) Ninject
17 60 (9.82%) CSS3
18 57 (9.33%) Spring
19 49 (8.02%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.02%) Inversion of Control
2 31 (5.07%) Social Media
3 26 (4.26%) BBC
4 24 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.76%) User Experience
6 19 (3.11%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.98%) Social Network
10 5 (0.82%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.65%) Linked Data
12 3 (0.49%) iPad
12 3 (0.49%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.49%) iPhone
12 3 (0.49%) Biotechnology
13 2 (0.33%) Informatics
13 2 (0.33%) Life Science
13 2 (0.33%) Blog
13 2 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.82%) Windows
2 23 (3.76%) Linux
3 20 (3.27%) Windows 8
4 19 (3.11%) Android
5 16 (2.62%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.82%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.49%) UNIX
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (54.66%) MVC
3 233 (38.13%) Scrum
4 230 (37.64%) BDD
5 191 (31.26%) Continuous Integration
6 183 (29.95%) Web Application Development
7 112 (18.33%) OO
8 110 (18.00%) Unit Testing
9 105 (17.18%) Kanban
10 70 (11.46%) Dependency Injection
11 63 (10.31%) SOA
12 51 (8.35%) Software Engineering
13 42 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (6.38%) E-Commerce
15 35 (5.73%) Open Source
16 34 (5.56%) Web Development
17 30 (4.91%) Mobile Development
18 29 (4.75%) SDLC
19 26 (4.26%) Analytics
20 25 (4.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 360 (58.92%) C#
2 215 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 137 (22.42%) SQL
4 128 (20.95%) Java
5 100 (16.37%) Ruby
6 49 (8.02%) PHP
7 36 (5.89%) C++
7 36 (5.89%) VB.NET
8 25 (4.09%) VB
9 23 (3.76%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.29%) Python
11 11 (1.80%) C
12 10 (1.64%) Scala
13 8 (1.31%) Apex Code
13 8 (1.31%) Clojure
13 8 (1.31%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.82%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.49%) PHP5
15 3 (0.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (4.58%) Degree
3 22 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.11%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.45%) CITP
6 4 (0.65%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.65%) MCSD
7 3 (0.49%) MCP
7 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) CISSP
8 2 (0.33%) CEH
8 2 (0.33%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.33%) MBCS
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.29%) QA
2 6 (0.98%) TickIT
3 1 (0.16%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.64%) Puppet
2 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 159 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.35%) Apple
3 35 (5.73%) Oracle
4 33 (5.40%) Facebook
5 28 (4.58%) Google
6 26 (4.26%) Yahoo!
6 26 (4.26%) Sony
7 19 (3.11%) Zend
8 12 (1.96%) Twitter
9 10 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.98%) Adobe
11 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator
12 3 (0.49%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.33%) Pega
13 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.16%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.16%) Cisco
14 1 (0.16%) VMware
14 1 (0.16%) Verint
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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