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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 46 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 22 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.37% 6.40% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 7.91% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 22
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,614 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £55,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
534 468 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.90% 80.97% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 451 392 414
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Scrum
3 25 (65.79%) C#
4 21 (55.26%) MVC
5 19 (50.00%) .NET
5 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 17 (44.74%) HTML
7 17 (44.74%) Java
7 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
8 14 (36.84%) WCF
8 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 13 (34.21%) OOP
9 13 (34.21%) BDD
10 12 (31.58%) CSS
11 11 (28.95%) OO
12 10 (26.32%) Web Services
12 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
14 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
14 8 (21.05%) Web Application Development
15 7 (18.42%) Castle Windsor
15 7 (18.42%) Rhino Mocks
15 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (18.42%) MonoRail
15 7 (18.42%) Tandem
15 7 (18.42%) NUnit
15 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
15 7 (18.42%) C++
15 7 (18.42%) PHP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.53%) CMS
2 4 (10.53%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) Mule
4 1 (2.63%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) CouchDB
5 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 3 (7.89%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) NUnit
1 7 (18.42%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) MSTest
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 2 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Mocha
5 1 (2.63%) Hudson
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) PhantomJS
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) TestNG
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (7.89%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) QA Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 14 (36.84%) WCF
4 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 10 (26.32%) Web Services
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
7 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
7 7 (18.42%) MonoRail
7 7 (18.42%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (15.79%) RESTful
9 5 (13.16%) jQuery
9 5 (13.16%) Mojolicious
9 5 (13.16%) JSON
9 5 (13.16%) Spring
10 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
10 4 (10.53%) WPF
10 4 (10.53%) Silverlight
10 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Tandem
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Scrum
3 21 (55.26%) MVC
4 13 (34.21%) OOP
4 13 (34.21%) BDD
5 11 (28.95%) OO
6 8 (21.05%) Web Application Development
7 6 (15.79%) MVVM
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.16%) Web Development
9 4 (10.53%) SOA
9 4 (10.53%) User Stories
9 4 (10.53%) High Availability
9 4 (10.53%) ATDD
10 3 (7.89%) Time Management
10 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
11 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 17 (44.74%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) C++
4 7 (18.42%) PHP
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) Ruby
6 5 (13.16%) Scala
6 5 (13.16%) Perl
7 4 (10.53%) XAML
8 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) TOWER Software
3 4 (10.53%) LexisNexis
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago