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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 48 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Permanent jobs citing TDD 269 244 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.81% 4.94% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 5.97% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 220 220 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 75 £40,000 +8.84% 16
Warwickshire -19 57 £52,500 +10.52% 9
Staffordshire +14 43 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Coventry +15 39 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Worcestershire +17 18 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Solihull +5 13 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 5 £32,500 -
Shropshire +9 4 £34,750 -21.02%
Dudley - 2 £35,000 -
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 522 (92.88%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (49.29%) C#
3 269 (47.86%) .NET
4 249 (44.31%) JavaScript
5 242 (43.06%) MVC
6 221 (39.32%) Scrum
7 220 (39.15%) BDD
8 209 (37.19%) SQL Server
9 197 (35.05%) Continuous Integration
10 195 (34.70%) ASP.NET
10 195 (34.70%) HTML
11 190 (33.81%) Java
12 167 (29.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 166 (29.54%) Git (software)
14 159 (28.29%) SQL
15 153 (27.22%) RESTful
16 130 (23.13%) AngularJS
17 123 (21.89%) WCF
18 121 (21.53%) CSS
19 118 (21.00%) Web Application Development
20 112 (19.93%) Spring
21 110 (19.57%) HTML5
22 109 (19.40%) Dependency Injection
23 105 (18.68%) Ruby
23 105 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 104 (18.51%) ASP.NET Web API
25 99 (17.62%) SQL Server 2014
25 99 (17.62%) Software Engineering
25 99 (17.62%) Jenkins
26 98 (17.44%) Unit Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 89 (15.84%) Node.js
2 60 (10.68%) JBoss
3 59 (10.50%) GlassFish
4 27 (4.80%) SharePoint
5 26 (4.63%) WildFly
6 21 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.42%) uiautomator
9 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.07%) IIS
10 6 (1.07%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.89%) Confluence
12 4 (0.71%) Apache
13 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.36%) CMS
14 2 (0.36%) Documentum
15 1 (0.18%) nginx
15 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.12%) SaaS
2 19 (3.38%) GitHub
3 15 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.25%) Force.com
6 3 (0.53%) IaaS
6 3 (0.53%) Office 365
6 3 (0.53%) PaaS
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.78%) Internet
2 7 (1.25%) Broadband
3 5 (0.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.18%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (37.19%) SQL Server
2 99 (17.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 86 (15.30%) NoSQL
4 79 (14.06%) MySQL
5 70 (12.46%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (6.41%) Big Data
7 33 (5.87%) MongoDB
8 26 (4.63%) Neo4j
9 20 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.78%) Pentaho
13 10 (1.78%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.89%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.53%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.53%) CouchDB
16 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 166 (29.54%) Git (software)
2 99 (17.62%) Jenkins
3 74 (13.17%) Cucumber
4 71 (12.63%) Hudson
5 67 (11.92%) Subversion
6 63 (11.21%) RSpec
7 59 (10.50%) Selenium
8 45 (8.01%) NUnit
9 40 (7.12%) WATIR
10 36 (6.41%) Moq
11 34 (6.05%) JUnit
12 33 (5.87%) MSTest
12 33 (5.87%) Rhino Mocks
13 30 (5.34%) JBehave
14 29 (5.16%) Visual Studio
15 27 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (3.74%) JIRA
17 20 (3.56%) ReSharper
18 18 (3.20%) TeamCity
18 18 (3.20%) WebDriver
General
1 70 (12.46%) Billing
2 66 (11.74%) Games
3 57 (10.14%) Retail
4 29 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.63%) Finance
6 9 (1.60%) Marketing
7 2 (0.36%) Electronics
7 2 (0.36%) Legal
7 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.18%) Banking
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 450 (80.07%) Developer
2 203 (36.12%) .NET Developer
3 118 (21.00%) Java Developer
4 105 (18.68%) Senior Developer
5 90 (16.01%) Agile Developer
6 85 (15.12%) C# Developer
7 78 (13.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 68 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 54 (9.61%) Senior Java Developer
10 50 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 41 (7.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 41 (7.30%) Senior Agile Developer
12 40 (7.12%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 38 (6.76%) Software Developer
14 37 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
15 36 (6.41%) Analyst
15 36 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 36 (6.41%) Lead Developer
16 34 (6.05%) C++ Developer
17 27 (4.80%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (47.86%) .NET
2 195 (34.70%) ASP.NET
2 195 (34.70%) HTML
3 167 (29.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 153 (27.22%) RESTful
5 130 (23.13%) AngularJS
6 123 (21.89%) WCF
7 121 (21.53%) CSS
8 112 (19.93%) Spring
9 110 (19.57%) HTML5
10 105 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 104 (18.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 92 (16.37%) jQuery
13 77 (13.70%) Hibernate
13 77 (13.70%) XML
14 65 (11.57%) Java EE
15 64 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 62 (11.03%) Web Services
17 60 (10.68%) JMS
18 59 (10.50%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (13.35%) Mathematics
2 42 (7.47%) Inversion of Control
3 29 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (4.45%) Social Media
5 24 (4.27%) BBC
6 23 (4.09%) Mobile App
6 23 (4.09%) Smart Meter
7 22 (3.91%) User Experience
8 18 (3.20%) Taxonomies
9 11 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (1.78%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.07%) Blog
12 5 (0.89%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.53%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (0.53%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.36%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.36%) CESG
14 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.36%) Tandem
14 2 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.87%) Windows
2 22 (3.91%) Linux
3 18 (3.20%) Unix
4 17 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.49%) Android
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (92.88%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (43.06%) MVC
3 221 (39.32%) Scrum
4 220 (39.15%) BDD
5 197 (35.05%) Continuous Integration
6 118 (21.00%) Web Application Development
7 109 (19.40%) Dependency Injection
8 99 (17.62%) Software Engineering
9 98 (17.44%) Unit Testing
10 94 (16.73%) SOA
11 93 (16.55%) OO
12 65 (11.57%) Mentoring
13 62 (11.03%) Kanban
14 61 (10.85%) DSDM
14 61 (10.85%) Open Source
15 50 (8.90%) Workflow
16 39 (6.94%) OOP
17 37 (6.58%) Coaching
18 36 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
18 36 (6.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 277 (49.29%) C#
2 249 (44.31%) JavaScript
3 190 (33.81%) Java
4 159 (28.29%) SQL
5 105 (18.68%) Ruby
6 51 (9.07%) Groovy
7 38 (6.76%) C++
8 33 (5.87%) Scala
9 22 (3.91%) PHP
10 20 (3.56%) Clojure
11 15 (2.67%) C
12 14 (2.49%) Python
13 13 (2.31%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.14%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.78%) Perl
16 9 (1.60%) Apex Code
16 9 (1.60%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.25%) TypeScript
17 7 (1.25%) VB
18 5 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (13.70%) Degree
2 17 (3.02%) CITP
3 16 (2.85%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.78%) PhD
6 6 (1.07%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.36%) CEH
8 2 (0.36%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.36%) CISSP
8 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) IISP
8 2 (0.36%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.36%) MBCS
8 2 (0.36%) MCAD
8 2 (0.36%) MCP
8 2 (0.36%) MCSD
8 2 (0.36%) MCTS
8 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.45%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (4.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (6.58%) Puppet
2 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.80%) Facebook
3 26 (4.63%) Google
4 25 (4.45%) Apple
5 24 (4.27%) Sony
5 24 (4.27%) Yahoo!
6 19 (3.38%) Twitter
7 12 (2.14%) Oracle
8 10 (1.78%) Cloudera
8 10 (1.78%) Greenplum
8 10 (1.78%) Hortonworks
8 10 (1.78%) MuleSoft
8 10 (1.78%) Talend
9 9 (1.60%) Appcelerator
9 9 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.89%) Adobe
11 4 (0.71%) Dynatrace
11 4 (0.71%) New Relic
12 3 (0.53%) SAP
12 3 (0.53%) Telerik
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Good Talent
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + MacBook Pro + Flexible working options
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago