The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing TDD 10 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.10% 0.43% 12.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 0.65% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 26
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 155 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 80.33% 67.39% 74.26%
Number of salaries quoted 178 146 137
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

TDD
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Worcestershire region.

TDD Salary Trend in Worcestershire

TDD
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Worcester +12 9 £50,000 +122.22%
Malvern - 1 £42,500 -
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) Scrum
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) MVC
3 19 (86.36%) WCF
4 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (81.82%) Kanban
4 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (81.82%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (81.82%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (81.82%) MSTest
4 18 (81.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (81.82%) Moq
4 18 (81.82%) Castle Windsor
4 18 (81.82%) Ninject
4 18 (81.82%) Spring.NET
4 18 (81.82%) Web Application Development
4 18 (81.82%) Unity DI Container
4 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 18 (81.82%) NUnit
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) TickIT
6 3 (13.64%) ISO 9000

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) MSTest
1 18 (81.82%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (81.82%) Moq
1 18 (81.82%) NUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) WCF
3 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (81.82%) Castle Windsor
3 18 (81.82%) Ninject
3 18 (81.82%) Spring.NET
3 18 (81.82%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (13.64%) MFC
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) XSD
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Scrum
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) MVC
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (81.82%) Kanban
3 18 (81.82%) Dependency Injection
3 18 (81.82%) Web Application Development
4 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) VC++
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) TickIT
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft