Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 63 57
Rank change year-on-year -27 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 414 425 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.40% 4.46% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 4.82% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 226 260 180
10th Percentile £38,248 £36,125 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,750 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.86% +1.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,813 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +5.47%

TDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,656 8,812 4,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 95.59% 92.43% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7,268 6,474 3,881
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,117 £36,250 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,438 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £74,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in the Midlands

TDD
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TDD in the Midlands.

Salary trend for TDD in the Midlands

TDD
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing TDD in the Midlands over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for TDD in the Midlands

TDD
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands -37 290 £60,000 +14.29% 37
East Midlands -20 110 £52,500 +5.00% 18
TDD
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for TDD.

1 363 (87.68%) Agile
2 213 (51.45%) Java
3 177 (42.75%) JavaScript
4 175 (42.27%) Scrum
5 163 (39.37%) AWS
6 159 (38.41%) Git (software)
7 148 (35.75%) Software Engineering
8 132 (31.88%) React
9 129 (31.16%) Mentoring
10 127 (30.68%) BDD
10 127 (30.68%) MVC
11 122 (29.47%) Continuous Integration
12 114 (27.54%) Microservices
13 106 (25.60%) Spring
14 96 (23.19%) .NET
15 95 (22.95%) Test Automation
15 95 (22.95%) RESTful
15 95 (22.95%) Azure
16 94 (22.71%) REST
17 93 (22.46%) SQL
17 93 (22.46%) C#
18 88 (21.26%) Marketing
18 88 (21.26%) Node.js
19 87 (21.01%) HTML
20 80 (19.32%) DevOps
21 79 (19.08%) CI/CD
22 78 (18.84%) Coaching
22 78 (18.84%) CSS
23 75 (18.12%) Spring MVC
23 75 (18.12%) Spring Boot

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.76%) Confluence
2 13 (3.14%) GlassFish
2 13 (3.14%) JBoss
2 13 (3.14%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.17%) CMS
4 8 (1.93%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.45%) ColdFusion
6 4 (0.97%) Headless CMS
7 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 163 (39.37%) AWS
2 95 (22.95%) Azure
3 65 (15.70%) Serverless
4 56 (13.53%) AWS Lambda
5 32 (7.73%) GCP
6 29 (7.00%) Amazon S3
7 20 (4.83%) SaaS
8 19 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (4.35%) GitHub
10 16 (3.86%) Azure DevOps
11 14 (3.38%) Amazon ECS
12 13 (3.14%) PaaS
13 12 (2.90%) CloudFront
14 11 (2.66%) Amazon EventBridge
15 10 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (2.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (1.93%) OpenShift
17 7 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
17 7 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.48%) Broadband
2 2 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.73%) MySQL
2 54 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 43 (10.39%) MongoDB
4 42 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 29 (7.00%) DynamoDB
6 18 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 18 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.90%) BigQuery
8 9 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.93%) Flink
10 7 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.69%) SQLite
11 4 (0.97%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.97%) Redis
12 3 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.48%) Big Data
13 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.24%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 159 (38.41%) Git (software)
2 56 (13.53%) JIRA
3 44 (10.63%) JUnit
4 42 (10.14%) webpack
5 39 (9.42%) Subversion
6 30 (7.25%) GitLab
7 29 (7.00%) Jenkins
8 25 (6.04%) Maven
9 22 (5.31%) Selenium
10 21 (5.07%) Mockito
11 19 (4.59%) Mocha
12 18 (4.35%) IntelliJ
13 17 (4.11%) Grunt
13 17 (4.11%) gulp
13 17 (4.11%) PostCSS
14 15 (3.62%) Jasmine
15 14 (3.38%) Karma Test Runner
16 13 (3.14%) Gradle
17 12 (2.90%) Cucumber
18 10 (2.42%) Mercurial
General
1 88 (21.26%) Marketing
2 53 (12.80%) Social Skills
3 26 (6.28%) Finance
4 23 (5.56%) Games
5 21 (5.07%) Automotive
6 17 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 17 (4.11%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.69%) Social Housing
8 6 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.45%) Legal
8 6 (1.45%) Publishing
9 5 (1.21%) Retail
10 4 (0.97%) Law
11 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 245 (59.18%) Developer
2 97 (23.43%) Java Developer
3 78 (18.84%) Senior Developer
4 65 (15.70%) Software Engineer
5 46 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 42 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 37 (8.94%) Java Engineer
8 31 (7.49%) Lead Developer
8 31 (7.49%) Senior Software Engineer
9 30 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 30 (7.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (6.04%) Senior Java Engineer
11 23 (5.56%) Software Developer
12 18 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 16 (3.86%) C# Developer
14 14 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
15 13 (3.14%) Lead Java Developer
15 13 (3.14%) Test Engineer
16 12 (2.90%) Android Developer
16 12 (2.90%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (31.88%) React
2 106 (25.60%) Spring
3 96 (23.19%) .NET
4 95 (22.95%) RESTful
5 94 (22.71%) REST
6 88 (21.26%) Node.js
7 87 (21.01%) HTML
8 78 (18.84%) CSS
9 75 (18.12%) Spring Boot
9 75 (18.12%) Spring MVC
10 60 (14.49%) jQuery
11 53 (12.80%) AngularJS
12 45 (10.87%) Web Services
13 41 (9.90%) HTML5
14 40 (9.66%) Redux
15 39 (9.42%) GraphQL
16 38 (9.18%) Jest
17 35 (8.45%) Sass
17 35 (8.45%) XML
18 34 (8.21%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.97%) Cloud Native
2 22 (5.31%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.31%) User Experience
3 18 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (3.86%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.86%) Data Structures
4 16 (3.86%) Life Science
5 14 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.90%) Tandem
7 10 (2.42%) Blog
7 10 (2.42%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.45%) EPoS
11 4 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.72%) Legacy Applications
12 3 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.70%) Unix
2 24 (5.80%) Linux
3 15 (3.62%) Android
4 7 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.21%) Windows
6 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (87.68%) Agile
2 175 (42.27%) Scrum
3 148 (35.75%) Software Engineering
4 129 (31.16%) Mentoring
5 127 (30.68%) BDD
5 127 (30.68%) MVC
6 122 (29.47%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (27.54%) Microservices
8 95 (22.95%) Test Automation
9 80 (19.32%) DevOps
10 79 (19.08%) CI/CD
11 78 (18.84%) Coaching
12 62 (14.98%) Full Stack Development
12 62 (14.98%) Pair Programming
13 54 (13.04%) Sprint Planning
13 54 (13.04%) Unit Testing
14 47 (11.35%) Front End Development
15 46 (11.11%) Web Development
16 40 (9.66%) SOA
16 40 (9.66%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 213 (51.45%) Java
2 177 (42.75%) JavaScript
3 93 (22.46%) C#
3 93 (22.46%) SQL
4 68 (16.43%) TypeScript
5 42 (10.14%) ES6
6 40 (9.66%) Python
7 37 (8.94%) PHP
8 20 (4.83%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.14%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.66%) Kotlin
11 8 (1.93%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.69%) Perl
12 7 (1.69%) Ruby
12 7 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.97%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.97%) C
14 4 (0.97%) C++
14 4 (0.97%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (7.73%) Degree
2 13 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.70%) Accessibility
2 35 (8.45%) QA
3 7 (1.69%) GDPR
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) PSD2
System Software
1 48 (11.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) IAG
Systems Management
1 37 (8.94%) Kubernetes
2 14 (3.38%) Terraform
3 13 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.66%) Bugsnag
4 11 (2.66%) Grafana
Vendors
1 64 (15.46%) Sun
2 58 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 46 (11.11%) Google
4 17 (4.11%) Oracle
5 6 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.21%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.97%) Adobe
7 4 (0.97%) LexisNexis
8 3 (0.72%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.48%) BT
10 1 (0.24%) Confluent
10 1 (0.24%) CyberSource
10 1 (0.24%) PayPal
10 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Xamarin