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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 44 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 20 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.12% 6.26% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 7.91% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 22
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £28,057 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £53,750 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
533 392 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.02% 79.19% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 457 335 367
Average salary £36,000 £35,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Scrum
3 26 (66.67%) C#
4 21 (53.85%) MVC
5 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
5 20 (51.28%) .NET
6 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
6 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
7 18 (46.15%) HTML
8 15 (38.46%) Java
8 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
8 15 (38.46%) WCF
9 13 (33.33%) CSS
9 13 (33.33%) OOP
10 12 (30.77%) BDD
11 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (28.21%) OO
12 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
13 9 (23.08%) C++
14 8 (20.51%) Web Services
14 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
15 7 (17.95%) Castle Windsor
15 7 (17.95%) Rhino Mocks
15 7 (17.95%) NHibernate
15 7 (17.95%) NUnit
15 7 (17.95%) MonoRail
15 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
15 7 (17.95%) PHP
15 7 (17.95%) Tandem

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 4 (10.26%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Mule
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) CouchDB
4 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
5 2 (5.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.95%) NUnit
2 7 (17.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (15.38%) MSTest
4 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) TestNG
5 1 (2.56%) Mocha
5 1 (2.56%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) HTML
3 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 15 (38.46%) WCF
4 13 (33.33%) CSS
5 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) NHibernate
8 7 (17.95%) MonoRail
8 7 (17.95%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (12.82%) Mojolicious
9 5 (12.82%) jQuery
9 5 (12.82%) RESTful
9 5 (12.82%) JSON
10 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
10 4 (10.26%) Spring
10 4 (10.26%) WinForms
10 4 (10.26%) XML
10 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Tandem
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Physics
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Scrum
3 21 (53.85%) MVC
4 13 (33.33%) OOP
5 12 (30.77%) BDD
6 11 (28.21%) OO
7 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
8 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) MVVM
8 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.82%) Web Development
10 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.26%) SOA
10 4 (10.26%) User Stories
10 4 (10.26%) High Availability
10 4 (10.26%) ATDD
11 3 (7.69%) Time Management
11 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
11 3 (7.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) C++
5 7 (17.95%) PHP
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) Python
6 6 (15.38%) Ruby
7 5 (12.82%) Scala
7 5 (12.82%) Perl
8 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
8 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.26%) XAML
9 2 (5.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) TOWER Software
3 4 (10.26%) LexisNexis
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