The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 56 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.94% 6.57% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 8.23% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
TDD
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
629 547 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.54% 79.85% 75.55%
Number of salaries quoted 502 465 337
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Cardiff

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

TDD
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

TDD Salary Trend in Cardiff

TDD
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (65.12%) Scrum
3 27 (62.79%) C#
4 22 (51.16%) MVC
5 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
6 19 (44.19%) .NET
6 19 (44.19%) Java
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
7 17 (39.53%) Web Services
7 17 (39.53%) WCF
8 16 (37.21%) BDD
8 16 (37.21%) HTML
9 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.23%) OO
10 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
11 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
11 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (23.26%) OOP
12 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
13 9 (20.93%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (20.93%) SQL
13 9 (20.93%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (20.93%) MonoRail
13 9 (20.93%) Tandem
13 9 (20.93%) NUnit
13 9 (20.93%) NHibernate
14 8 (18.60%) Ruby
14 8 (18.60%) CSS
14 8 (18.60%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (9.30%) Node.js
1 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.33%) Mule
4 1 (2.33%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) Big Data
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.98%) Couchbase
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) CouchDB
6 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) NUnit
1 9 (20.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.95%) Maven
4 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
4 5 (11.63%) NetBeans
4 5 (11.63%) Hudson
5 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.98%) JMeter
7 2 (4.65%) JUnit
7 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.33%) MSTest
8 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) TestNG
8 1 (2.33%) Grunt
8 1 (2.33%) gulp
General
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Games
4 2 (4.65%) Back Office
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
2 17 (39.53%) Web Services
2 17 (39.53%) WCF
3 16 (37.21%) HTML
4 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (20.93%) Castle Windsor
5 9 (20.93%) MonoRail
5 9 (20.93%) NHibernate
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
7 7 (16.28%) RESTful
8 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.95%) Spring
9 5 (11.63%) REST
9 5 (11.63%) Java EE
10 4 (9.30%) JSON
10 4 (9.30%) SOAP
10 4 (9.30%) XML
10 4 (9.30%) jQuery
10 4 (9.30%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Tandem
2 3 (6.98%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (65.12%) Scrum
3 22 (51.16%) MVC
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 13 (30.23%) OO
6 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
6 10 (23.26%) OOP
7 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) Web Development
10 3 (6.98%) Refactoring
10 3 (6.98%) Pair Programming
10 3 (6.98%) OOD
10 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.98%) User Stories
10 3 (6.98%) ATDD
10 3 (6.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) SQL
5 8 (18.60%) Python
5 8 (18.60%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) PHP
7 6 (13.95%) Perl
7 6 (13.95%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) Scala
9 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.65%) Erlang
11 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) TOWER Software
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.33%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago