The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 27 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.34% 5.88% 11.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 6.38% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
112 47 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.50% 92.16% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 85 42 44
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for TDD.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Drools
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Drools
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jBPM
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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