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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 35 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.44% 5.26% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.31% 6.54% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 9
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
263 214 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.95% 80.45% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 236 185 155
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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
Worcester +3 18 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Redditch +4 12 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Malvern -7 5 £48,000 +15.66%
TDD
West Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 42 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (90.91%) C#
3 38 (86.36%) .NET
4 32 (72.73%) MVC
5 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
6 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
7 24 (54.55%) Scrum
7 24 (54.55%) RESTful
7 24 (54.55%) BDD
7 24 (54.55%) Web Application Development
8 18 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
10 13 (29.55%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (27.27%) Music Industry
12 11 (25.00%) MFC
13 10 (22.73%) SOAP
14 9 (20.45%) C++
14 9 (20.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
14 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
15 8 (18.18%) SDLC
16 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
16 7 (15.91%) Entity Framework
16 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.64%) NUnit
2 6 (13.64%) Subversion
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.27%) Music Industry
2 9 (20.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Junior
3 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Junior C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Qt Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Graduate
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) .NET
2 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (54.55%) RESTful
5 18 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (29.55%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
7 11 (25.00%) MFC
8 10 (22.73%) SOAP
9 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
10 7 (15.91%) Entity Framework
11 6 (13.64%) HTML
11 6 (13.64%) WCF
11 6 (13.64%) WPF
11 6 (13.64%) LINQ
11 6 (13.64%) Qt
11 6 (13.64%) XML
12 2 (4.55%) REST
13 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (72.73%) MVC
3 24 (54.55%) Scrum
3 24 (54.55%) BDD
3 24 (54.55%) Web Application Development
4 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
7 8 (18.18%) SDLC
8 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.64%) OOP
9 6 (13.64%) OO
9 6 (13.64%) OOD
10 2 (4.55%) SOA
10 2 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) C++
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) C
5 4 (9.09%) Java
6 3 (6.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) TickIT
2 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
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