The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 42 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.12% 4.17% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 5.64% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 0
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
501 390 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.03% 73.86% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 448 319 243
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
South Wales

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 July 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Scrum
3 38 (48.72%) Java
3 38 (48.72%) Web Services
4 36 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (39.74%) OO
6 30 (38.46%) SOA
7 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
8 27 (34.62%) Groovy
9 26 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 26 (33.33%) SOAP
9 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 25 (32.05%) Maven
11 24 (30.77%) Subversion
11 24 (30.77%) Unit Testing
12 23 (29.49%) Spring
12 23 (29.49%) .NET
12 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
13 22 (28.21%) XML
13 22 (28.21%) MVC
13 22 (28.21%) MongoDB
14 21 (26.92%) C#
15 20 (25.64%) J2EE
15 20 (25.64%) BDD
15 20 (25.64%) Scala
15 20 (25.64%) JIRA
16 19 (24.36%) Release Management
16 19 (24.36%) Android
16 19 (24.36%) Pair Programming

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (19.23%) Confluence
2 11 (14.10%) LiveCycle
2 11 (14.10%) FileNet
3 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.85%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.21%) MongoDB
3 15 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 25 (32.05%) Maven
3 24 (30.77%) Subversion
4 20 (25.64%) JIRA
5 17 (21.79%) Hudson
6 15 (19.23%) SoapUI
7 14 (17.95%) Selenium
8 12 (15.38%) Ant
8 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 11 (14.10%) WebDriver
10 10 (12.82%) JUnit
11 9 (11.54%) JBehave
11 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (11.54%) Calabash
11 9 (11.54%) Robotium
11 9 (11.54%) eggPlant
11 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio
12 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
13 7 (8.97%) CruiseControl
14 4 (5.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Advertising
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Games
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Programmer
5 9 (11.54%) Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Java Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) Java Programmer
5 9 (11.54%) Developer Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Perl Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Leader
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.72%) Web Services
2 26 (33.33%) SOAP
3 23 (29.49%) Spring
3 23 (29.49%) .NET
4 22 (28.21%) XML
5 20 (25.64%) J2EE
6 18 (23.08%) HTML
7 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
7 16 (20.51%) Hibernate
7 16 (20.51%) REST
8 15 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (19.23%) jQuery
9 14 (17.95%) XSLT
10 12 (15.38%) JSON
10 12 (15.38%) WCF
11 11 (14.10%) JSF
12 8 (10.26%) CSS
12 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (8.97%) RESTful
13 7 (8.97%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Open Source
2 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
2 11 (14.10%) Blackberry
3 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.41%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (3.85%) Blog
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Android
2 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 16 (20.51%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.26%) Linux
4 6 (7.69%) UNIX
5 5 (6.41%) Windows Phone
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Scrum
3 36 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (39.74%) OO
5 30 (38.46%) SOA
6 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
7 24 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 22 (28.21%) MVC
9 20 (25.64%) BDD
10 19 (24.36%) Release Management
10 19 (24.36%) Pair Programming
11 18 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (21.79%) DevOps
12 17 (21.79%) RUP
12 17 (21.79%) DSDM
12 17 (21.79%) Configuration Management
13 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
14 13 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
15 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
16 7 (8.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) Java
2 27 (34.62%) Groovy
3 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.92%) C#
5 20 (25.64%) Scala
6 15 (19.23%) Clojure
7 12 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (7.69%) PHP
8 6 (7.69%) C++
9 5 (6.41%) Perl
9 5 (6.41%) XAML
10 2 (2.56%) XQuery
10 2 (2.56%) XPath
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.56%) ISEB
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Twitter
3 12 (15.38%) IBM
4 11 (14.10%) Adobe
5 9 (11.54%) Oracle
6 5 (6.41%) Xamarin
6 5 (6.41%) Sitecore
7 4 (5.13%) HP
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