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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.83% 5.37% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 6.55% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 6
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,242 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
473 412 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.83% 81.91% 66.18%
Number of salaries quoted 401 364 249
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) C#
2 27 (61.36%) Scrum
3 21 (47.73%) HTML
4 20 (45.45%) OO
5 19 (43.18%) Java
5 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
6 15 (34.09%) .NET
6 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (31.82%) PHP
8 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 12 (27.27%) WCF
9 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
10 11 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (25.00%) jQuery
10 11 (25.00%) Web Development
11 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 10 (22.73%) C++
11 10 (22.73%) OOP
11 10 (22.73%) Spring
11 10 (22.73%) Release Management
11 10 (22.73%) BDD
11 10 (22.73%) REST
12 9 (20.45%) Node.js
12 9 (20.45%) HTML5
12 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
12 9 (20.45%) Spock
12 9 (20.45%) Groovy

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (20.45%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (20.45%) MySQL
4 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 8 (18.18%) CouchDB
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) Big Data
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) JUnit
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
1 9 (20.45%) Spock
2 8 (18.18%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (18.18%) Mockito
2 8 (18.18%) Gradle
2 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.09%) MSTest
5 3 (6.82%) Selenium
6 2 (4.55%) NUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) WATIR
7 1 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.27%) Moq
7 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.27%) Mocha
7 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.27%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (2.27%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 15 (34.09%) .NET
3 12 (27.27%) WCF
4 11 (25.00%) jQuery
5 10 (22.73%) REST
5 10 (22.73%) Spring
6 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
6 9 (20.45%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) Yii
7 8 (18.18%) D3.js
7 8 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 8 (18.18%) Grails
8 7 (15.91%) Web Services
8 7 (15.91%) CSS
9 6 (13.64%) XML
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.36%) XSLT
10 5 (11.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.09%) GIS
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.09%) Physics
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (2.27%) Blog
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) Scrum
3 20 (45.45%) OO
4 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 11 (25.00%) Web Development
7 10 (22.73%) Release Management
7 10 (22.73%) BDD
7 10 (22.73%) OOP
8 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
9 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Microservices
10 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
12 4 (9.09%) Cartography
13 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (6.82%) ATDD
13 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
13 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
2 19 (43.18%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.82%) PHP
5 10 (22.73%) C++
6 9 (20.45%) Groovy
7 6 (13.64%) SQL
8 5 (11.36%) Python
8 5 (11.36%) Ruby
9 4 (9.09%) VC++
10 3 (6.82%) Scala
10 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
10 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
10 3 (6.82%) Perl
11 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) LexisNexis
3 1 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago