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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.45% 2.10% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% 2.24% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +33.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £29,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £49,500 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
119 134 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.97% 93.71% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 55 85 98
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Belfast

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Scrum
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (66.67%) Open Source
3 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (46.67%) NUnit
6 7 (46.67%) Subversion
6 7 (46.67%) Project Management
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) Test Automation

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Force.com
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) NUnit
2 7 (46.67%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Maven
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (20.00%) Capybara
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (20.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) AWS Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Product Owner
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
2 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Scrum
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Open Source
3 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (46.67%) Project Management
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
9 3 (20.00%) Validation
9 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (20.00%) DevOps
9 3 (20.00%) Analytics
10 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Xen
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
Belfast, County Antrim
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