The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 15 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 15 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 7.98% 6.32% 29.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 7.89% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 76 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 88.83% 80.00% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 132 53 41
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

TDD
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the County Antrim region.

TDD Salary Trend in County Antrim

TDD
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

TDD Salary Histogram in County Antrim

TDD
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 15 £45,000 -
TDD
Northern Ireland

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for TDD.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) User Stories
3 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (45.00%) QA
4 9 (45.00%) ATDD
5 8 (40.00%) JIRA
6 7 (35.00%) Front Office
6 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Spring
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (15.00%) Workflow
10 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
10 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
10 3 (15.00%) BDD
10 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
10 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
10 3 (15.00%) Python
10 3 (15.00%) OOD
10 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) XML

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Front Office
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripter
4 3 (15.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) Drools
5 1 (5.00%) GWT
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) jBPM
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
2 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) User Stories
3 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (45.00%) ATDD
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (15.00%) OOD
7 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) UML
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle