The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England / West Midlands
Rank 33 40 49
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Permanent jobs citing TDD 310 335 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.57% 5.44% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.30% 6.17% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 270 291 219
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4245 5431 4301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.90% 88.25% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3454 4378 3596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing TDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TDD 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for TDD in the West Midlands

TDD
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD in the West Midlands

TDD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +23 106 £45,000 +15.38% 13
Staffordshire +3 54 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Coventry +10 52 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Solihull +5 25 £37,500 +8.69% 3
Worcestershire -1 25 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Warwickshire -9 22 £46,250 -11.90% 3
Shropshire +10 16 £33,500 +3.87% 2
Herefordshire -13 9 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Sutton Coldfield -2 4 £36,500 +12.30% 1
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TDD.

1 516 (86.14%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (62.27%) .NET
3 368 (61.44%) C#
4 309 (51.59%) MVC
5 278 (46.41%) ASP.NET
6 263 (43.91%) JavaScript
7 259 (43.24%) SQL Server
8 246 (41.07%) HTML
9 210 (35.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 201 (33.56%) AngularJS
11 197 (32.89%) BDD
12 194 (32.39%) Scrum
13 190 (31.72%) CSS
14 179 (29.88%) Git (software)
15 161 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
16 151 (25.21%) ASP.NET Web API
17 149 (24.87%) SQL
18 143 (23.87%) Java
19 141 (23.54%) RESTful
20 117 (19.53%) NoSQL
21 113 (18.86%) SOLID
22 112 (18.70%) KnockoutJS
23 105 (17.53%) HTML5
23 105 (17.53%) Microservices
24 104 (17.36%) Node.js
25 101 (16.86%) .NET Framework
25 101 (16.86%) SDLC
26 100 (16.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 100 (16.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 95 (15.86%) Web Application Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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 23 (3.84%) CMS
2 21 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.50%) Apache
4 14 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (2.17%) IIS
5 13 (2.17%) nginx
6 12 (2.00%) JBoss
7 11 (1.84%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.84%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.50%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.34%) Confluence
9 8 (1.34%) GlassFish
10 7 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.17%) WildFly
11 6 (1.00%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.83%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.67%) Orchard CMS
14 3 (0.50%) WordPress
15 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.34%) Simulink
3 7 (1.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 75 (12.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.34%) SaaS
4 22 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (2.67%) GitHub
6 13 (2.17%) Amazon S3
6 13 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (0.67%) Google Play
8 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.51%) Internet
2 13 (2.17%) HTTP
3 9 (1.50%) Broadband
4 8 (1.34%) Profibus
5 1 (0.17%) Firewall
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 117 (19.53%) NoSQL
3 93 (15.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 66 (11.02%) MySQL
5 59 (9.85%) MongoDB
6 29 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (4.34%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (4.17%) Big Data
9 24 (4.01%) Relational Database
9 24 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (3.67%) SQL Server 2016
11 20 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.34%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 179 (29.88%) Git (software)
2 80 (13.36%) Visual Studio
3 45 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (7.01%) Subversion
5 39 (6.51%) Selenium
6 35 (5.84%) JUnit
7 32 (5.34%) Jenkins
8 26 (4.34%) Maven
9 24 (4.01%) JIRA
10 23 (3.84%) Moq
11 22 (3.67%) TeamCity
12 20 (3.34%) Cucumber
12 20 (3.34%) gulp
13 17 (2.84%) SonarQube
14 16 (2.67%) NUnit
15 15 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (2.34%) Mockito
17 13 (2.17%) Jasmine
17 13 (2.17%) PhantomJS
17 13 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 50 (8.35%) Finance
2 45 (7.51%) Retail
3 40 (6.68%) Marketing
4 22 (3.67%) Games
5 21 (3.51%) Electronics
6 15 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.50%) Automotive
7 9 (1.50%) Back Office
8 7 (1.17%) Billing
8 7 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.00%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 451 (75.29%) Developer
2 237 (39.57%) .NET Developer
3 133 (22.20%) C# Developer
4 107 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 75 (12.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (12.35%) Java Developer
7 58 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 52 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 52 (8.68%) Senior .NET Developer
9 50 (8.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 47 (7.85%) Software Engineer
11 42 (7.01%) Software Developer
12 34 (5.68%) Senior C# Developer
13 33 (5.51%) Full Stack Developer
14 30 (5.01%) Agile Developer
14 30 (5.01%) Junior
14 30 (5.01%) Junior Developer
15 29 (4.84%) Graduate
16 28 (4.67%) Graduate Developer
16 28 (4.67%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (62.27%) .NET
2 278 (46.41%) ASP.NET
3 246 (41.07%) HTML
4 210 (35.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 201 (33.56%) AngularJS
6 190 (31.72%) CSS
7 151 (25.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 141 (23.54%) RESTful
9 112 (18.70%) KnockoutJS
10 105 (17.53%) HTML5
11 104 (17.36%) Node.js
12 101 (16.86%) .NET Framework
13 100 (16.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 100 (16.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 95 (15.86%) WCF
15 94 (15.69%) Entity Framework
16 77 (12.85%) jQuery
17 66 (11.02%) Web Services
18 61 (10.18%) REST
19 49 (8.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.85%) User Experience
2 29 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 21 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.17%) Fintech
5 18 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (2.67%) Social Network
7 14 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.84%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.67%) Blog
10 8 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.17%) Animation
11 7 (1.17%) NHS
11 7 (1.17%) PMI
12 4 (0.67%) iPhone
12 4 (0.67%) Tandem
13 2 (0.33%) Clustering
13 2 (0.33%) Streaming Music
14 1 (0.17%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.85%) Linux
2 32 (5.34%) Windows
3 16 (2.67%) Unix
4 12 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.50%) VxWorks
6 6 (1.00%) Android
7 5 (0.83%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (86.14%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (51.59%) MVC
3 197 (32.89%) BDD
4 194 (32.39%) Scrum
5 161 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
6 113 (18.86%) SOLID
7 105 (17.53%) Microservices
8 101 (16.86%) SDLC
9 95 (15.86%) OO
9 95 (15.86%) Web Application Development
10 89 (14.86%) Software Engineering
11 85 (14.19%) Kanban
12 79 (13.19%) Mentoring
13 77 (12.85%) E-Commerce
14 72 (12.02%) Web Development
15 68 (11.35%) Unit Testing
16 67 (11.19%) SOA
17 66 (11.02%) Dependency Injection
18 55 (9.18%) Line Management
19 45 (7.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 368 (61.44%) C#
2 263 (43.91%) JavaScript
3 149 (24.87%) SQL
4 143 (23.87%) Java
5 75 (12.52%) Ruby
6 41 (6.84%) Python
7 40 (6.68%) PHP
8 26 (4.34%) T-SQL
9 25 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 23 (3.84%) VB
11 19 (3.17%) C
12 14 (2.34%) XPath
13 13 (2.17%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.67%) Objective-C
14 10 (1.67%) R
15 9 (1.50%) PHP 7
16 8 (1.34%) MATLAB
17 6 (1.00%) F#
17 6 (1.00%) Scala
18 3 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 65 (10.85%) Degree
2 20 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.50%) CITP
5 8 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.50%) CSQA
8 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB
9 1 (0.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.68%) QA
2 11 (1.84%) SDET
3 9 (1.50%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.17%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
System Software
1 38 (6.34%) Docker
2 9 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.50%) vSphere
3 3 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.83%) Kibana
2 5 (0.83%) WSUS
3 3 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 82 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.01%) Oracle
3 11 (1.84%) IBM
4 9 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (1.50%) VMware
4 9 (1.50%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.34%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.34%) Coverity
5 8 (1.34%) Google
6 6 (1.00%) WSO2
7 5 (0.83%) PayPal
8 4 (0.67%) Cognizant
8 4 (0.67%) Zend
9 3 (0.50%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.33%) Pega
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.33%) Tableau
10 2 (0.33%) Vertica
11 1 (0.17%) QNX
11 1 (0.17%) webMethods
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + many generous benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago