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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 46 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +29
Permanent jobs citing TDD 22 52 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.30% 7.93% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 9.67% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 12
Average salary £37,000 £40,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £52,500 £42,250
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
543 538 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.53% 82.01% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 440 446 365
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,614 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Scrum
2 28 (70.00%) C#
3 22 (55.00%) MVC
4 20 (50.00%) .NET
4 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (47.50%) Java
6 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
6 17 (42.50%) WCF
7 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (37.50%) HTML
9 13 (32.50%) Web Services
9 13 (32.50%) BDD
10 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
11 10 (25.00%) OOP
11 10 (25.00%) OO
12 9 (22.50%) CSS
12 9 (22.50%) NUnit
12 9 (22.50%) Tandem
12 9 (22.50%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (22.50%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (22.50%) NHibernate
12 9 (22.50%) MonoRail
13 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 8 (20.00%) Ruby
13 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
2 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.50%) CouchDB
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data
5 3 (7.50%) Couchbase
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) NUnit
1 9 (22.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.00%) Maven
5 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.50%) JMeter
5 3 (7.50%) NetBeans
5 3 (7.50%) MSTest
5 3 (7.50%) Hudson
6 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.00%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) TestNG
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
2 17 (42.50%) WCF
3 15 (37.50%) HTML
4 13 (32.50%) Web Services
5 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (22.50%) CSS
6 9 (22.50%) Castle Windsor
6 9 (22.50%) NHibernate
6 9 (22.50%) MonoRail
7 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (17.50%) RESTful
9 5 (12.50%) Spring
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (10.00%) Mojolicious
10 4 (10.00%) jQuery
10 4 (10.00%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
11 3 (7.50%) XML
11 3 (7.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Tandem
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Scrum
3 22 (55.00%) MVC
4 13 (32.50%) BDD
5 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 10 (25.00%) OOP
5 10 (25.00%) OO
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) User Stories
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (10.00%) ATDD
9 3 (7.50%) SOA
9 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
9 3 (7.50%) MVVM
9 3 (7.50%) High Availability
9 3 (7.50%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) Java
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) Ruby
4 8 (20.00%) Python
5 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 6 (15.00%) C++
6 6 (15.00%) Perl
6 6 (15.00%) PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Scala
8 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.50%) XAML
9 2 (5.00%) Erlang
9 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) TOWER Software
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) LexisNexis
4 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
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