The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing TDD 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.95% 1.91% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 2.65% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 113 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 77.63% 71.97% 62.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 85 68
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,600 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

TDD
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

TDD Salary Trend in Belfast

TDD
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Belfast

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Python

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) Lucene
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Grails
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (14.29%) JPA
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase
1 1 (14.29%) KANA
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago