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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 69 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 203 163 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.60% 3.09% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 3.95% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 189 154 125
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
4501 4130 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.92% 78.20% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 3498 3071
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 2 October 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 -10 71 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Warwickshire -1 57 £40,000 +2.56% 10
Solihull +19 21 £41,000 +26.15% 2
Staffordshire 0 15 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Worcestershire - 13 £50,000 - 1
Coventry -12 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wolverhampton +2 7 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Shropshire - 6 £42,500 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 338 (76.82%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (64.09%) .NET
3 274 (62.27%) C#
4 228 (51.82%) MVC
5 218 (49.55%) ASP.NET
6 204 (46.36%) SQL Server
7 202 (45.91%) Scrum
8 199 (45.23%) HTML
9 185 (42.05%) CSS
10 160 (36.36%) JavaScript
11 142 (32.27%) BDD
12 132 (30.00%) jQuery
13 131 (29.77%) SQL
14 115 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 113 (25.68%) HTML5
16 100 (22.73%) WCF
17 98 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
17 98 (22.27%) .NET Framework
18 88 (20.00%) Microsoft
18 88 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 86 (19.55%) OO
20 81 (18.41%) Ajax
20 81 (18.41%) Git (software)
21 74 (16.82%) CSS3
22 69 (15.68%) PHP
23 62 (14.09%) Dependency Injection
24 60 (13.64%) Subversion
24 60 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
25 58 (13.18%) SOA
26 56 (12.73%) Unit Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 37 (8.41%) Node.js
2 30 (6.82%) WordPress
3 13 (2.95%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.95%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.73%) CMS
5 11 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.59%) Drupal
7 4 (0.91%) IIS
7 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.45%) Apache
8 2 (0.45%) FileNet
8 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.45%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (3.64%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (46.36%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.91%) NoSQL
4 26 (5.91%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (5.23%) MySQL
7 20 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 20 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.50%) JasperReports
10 11 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (2.27%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.36%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.23%) Big Data
14 1 (0.23%) UniData
Development Applications
1 81 (18.41%) Git (software)
2 60 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (13.64%) Subversion
3 41 (9.32%) NUnit
4 35 (7.95%) Visual Studio
4 35 (7.95%) JIRA
4 35 (7.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 34 (7.73%) Moq
6 33 (7.50%) MSTest
7 27 (6.14%) Jenkins
8 21 (4.77%) Eclipse
9 18 (4.09%) Ant
10 17 (3.86%) PHPUnit
11 16 (3.64%) Phing
11 16 (3.64%) ReSharper
11 16 (3.64%) Selenium
12 15 (3.41%) Maven
12 15 (3.41%) Xcode
12 15 (3.41%) Hudson
13 14 (3.18%) Behat
General
1 25 (5.68%) Automotive
2 22 (5.00%) Games
3 20 (4.55%) Advertising
4 17 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.59%) Finance
6 6 (1.36%) Retail
6 6 (1.36%) Marketing
7 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
9 3 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 378 (85.91%) Developer
2 198 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 118 (26.82%) C# Developer
4 99 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (17.05%) Senior Developer
6 62 (14.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 61 (13.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 56 (12.73%) Web Developer
9 26 (5.91%) Senior C# Developer
10 25 (5.68%) Software Engineer
11 22 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 20 (4.55%) PHP Developer
12 20 (4.55%) Java Developer
13 19 (4.32%) C# Web Developer
14 15 (3.41%) .NET Web Developer
14 15 (3.41%) iOS Developer
15 14 (3.18%) Software Developer
16 12 (2.73%) Senior Web Developer
17 11 (2.50%) Junior
17 11 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (64.09%) .NET
2 218 (49.55%) ASP.NET
3 199 (45.23%) HTML
4 185 (42.05%) CSS
5 132 (30.00%) jQuery
6 115 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 113 (25.68%) HTML5
8 100 (22.73%) WCF
9 98 (22.27%) .NET Framework
10 88 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 81 (18.41%) Ajax
12 74 (16.82%) CSS3
13 55 (12.50%) Web Services
14 53 (12.05%) XML
15 50 (11.36%) LINQ
16 48 (10.91%) Castle Windsor
17 47 (10.68%) WPF
18 46 (10.45%) Spring.NET
19 43 (9.77%) RESTful
20 41 (9.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.73%) Inversion of Control
2 31 (7.05%) N-Tier
3 27 (6.14%) Social Media
4 26 (5.91%) Open Source
5 19 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.36%) Blog
10 5 (1.14%) Animation
10 5 (1.14%) User Experience
10 5 (1.14%) Physics
10 5 (1.14%) BBC
11 3 (0.68%) Tandem
11 3 (0.68%) NHS
11 3 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.45%) iPad
12 2 (0.45%) iPhone
12 2 (0.45%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.82%) Windows
2 21 (4.77%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.41%) Android
4 14 (3.18%) Linux
5 9 (2.05%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (76.82%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (51.82%) MVC
3 202 (45.91%) Scrum
4 142 (32.27%) BDD
5 98 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (19.55%) OO
7 62 (14.09%) Dependency Injection
8 58 (13.18%) SOA
9 56 (12.73%) Web Application Development
9 56 (12.73%) Unit Testing
10 54 (12.27%) Pair Programming
11 53 (12.05%) Multithreading
12 50 (11.36%) Software Engineering
13 42 (9.55%) Low Latency
14 39 (8.86%) Kanban
15 37 (8.41%) E-Commerce
16 33 (7.50%) Web Development
16 33 (7.50%) MVVM
17 32 (7.27%) SEO
18 30 (6.82%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 274 (62.27%) C#
2 160 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 131 (29.77%) SQL
4 69 (15.68%) PHP
5 52 (11.82%) Java
6 47 (10.68%) VB.NET
7 42 (9.55%) XAML
8 37 (8.41%) T-SQL
9 31 (7.05%) Ruby
10 20 (4.55%) C++
11 15 (3.41%) VB
11 15 (3.41%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.82%) Python
13 6 (1.36%) VC++
14 4 (0.91%) C
15 3 (0.68%) Groovy
16 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.45%) Scala
16 2 (0.45%) Clojure
16 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (12.27%) Degree
2 21 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.27%) MCSD
4 9 (2.05%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (1.82%) MCITP
6 6 (1.36%) ISEB
7 3 (0.68%) MCPD
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) MCAD
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.18%) QA
2 5 (1.14%) ISO 9000
2 5 (1.14%) TickIT
Vendors
1 88 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.55%) Facebook
3 33 (7.50%) Zend
4 26 (5.91%) Oracle
5 24 (5.45%) AccuRev
6 21 (4.77%) Twitter
7 18 (4.09%) Adobe
8 15 (3.41%) Google
9 14 (3.18%) JBoss
10 13 (2.95%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.14%) Sony
11 5 (1.14%) Apple
11 5 (1.14%) Yahoo!
11 5 (1.14%) DevExpress
11 5 (1.14%) Red Gate
11 5 (1.14%) Appcelerator
12 3 (0.68%) BT
12 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.45%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.45%) IBM
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical etc
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benfits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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