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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 40 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 25 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.16% 4.49% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 5.52% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 7
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,469 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
461 471 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.71% 81.35% 64.96%
Number of salaries quoted 393 407 240
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 60 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Scrum
3 28 (43.75%) C#
3 28 (43.75%) Java
4 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
5 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (39.06%) Web Services
6 25 (39.06%) OO
7 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 21 (32.81%) Groovy
8 21 (32.81%) BDD
9 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 20 (31.25%) HTML
10 19 (29.69%) .NET
10 19 (29.69%) SOA
11 17 (26.56%) REST
12 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
12 16 (25.00%) MVC
13 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.44%) SOAP
13 15 (23.44%) Windows
13 15 (23.44%) Spring
13 15 (23.44%) Apple iOS
13 15 (23.44%) MongoDB
13 15 (23.44%) Android
13 15 (23.44%) Release Management
13 15 (23.44%) jQuery
13 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
14 14 (21.88%) Selenium
14 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (14.06%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (12.50%) Node.js
3 5 (7.81%) FileNet
3 5 (7.81%) Confluence
3 5 (7.81%) LiveCycle
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.13%) uiautomator
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 8 (12.50%) CouchDB
3 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (12.50%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.88%) Selenium
2 14 (21.88%) JUnit
3 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
4 11 (17.19%) Maven
5 10 (15.63%) WebDriver
6 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
6 9 (14.06%) Subversion
6 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
6 9 (14.06%) Spock
7 8 (12.50%) Calabash
7 8 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
7 8 (12.50%) eggPlant
7 8 (12.50%) Gradle
7 8 (12.50%) Mockito
7 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 8 (12.50%) Robotium
7 8 (12.50%) JIRA
8 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (10.94%) JBehave
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
4 9 (14.06%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.25%) Programmer
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Tester
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) Web Services
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 19 (29.69%) .NET
4 17 (26.56%) REST
5 15 (23.44%) SOAP
5 15 (23.44%) Spring
5 15 (23.44%) jQuery
6 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
7 13 (20.31%) WCF
8 12 (18.75%) XML
9 9 (14.06%) XSLT
9 9 (14.06%) HTML5
10 8 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
10 8 (12.50%) Yii
10 8 (12.50%) D3.js
10 8 (12.50%) Grails
10 8 (12.50%) CSS
11 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Blackberry
2 9 (14.06%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.50%) Open Source
4 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.25%) Physics
5 4 (6.25%) GIS
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Blog
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
1 15 (23.44%) Apple iOS
1 15 (23.44%) Android
2 8 (12.50%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Phone
3 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Scrum
3 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (39.06%) OO
5 21 (32.81%) BDD
6 19 (29.69%) SOA
7 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (25.00%) MVC
8 15 (23.44%) Release Management
8 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
9 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
10 11 (17.19%) Test Scripting
11 9 (14.06%) Web Development
12 8 (12.50%) Microservices
12 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (10.94%) OOA/OOD
13 7 (10.94%) RUP
13 7 (10.94%) DSDM
13 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) C#
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) Groovy
3 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.75%) PHP
5 8 (12.50%) C++
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
6 7 (10.94%) Scala
7 5 (7.81%) XAML
7 5 (7.81%) Clojure
8 4 (6.25%) Ruby
8 4 (6.25%) Python
8 4 (6.25%) VC++
9 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) Adobe
3 5 (7.81%) Xamarin
3 5 (7.81%) Twitter
4 4 (6.25%) TOWER Software
4 4 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle
5 3 (4.69%) Sitecore
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