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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 48 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 43.64% 0.81% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 49.48% 1.04% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Northern Ireland

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
97 96 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 88.18% 78.05% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 78 96
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,150 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +20 48 £47,500 +50.79%
TDD
Northern Ireland

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 52 (96.30%) Java
2 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (90.74%) Software Engineering
4 48 (88.89%) OO
5 47 (87.04%) Degree
5 47 (87.04%) Computer Science
6 46 (85.19%) Java EE
7 45 (83.33%) Subversion
7 45 (83.33%) Multithreading
7 45 (83.33%) UNIX
7 45 (83.33%) Linux
7 45 (83.33%) Git (software)
8 15 (27.78%) JSF
9 14 (25.93%) PrimeFaces
9 14 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.70%) SQL
10 2 (3.70%) Scrum
11 1 (1.85%) KANA
11 1 (1.85%) Lucene
11 1 (1.85%) Spring
11 1 (1.85%) Extreme Programming
11 1 (1.85%) Ruby
11 1 (1.85%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.85%) Java SE
11 1 (1.85%) SaaS
11 1 (1.85%) Mockito
11 1 (1.85%) BDD
11 1 (1.85%) Groovy
11 1 (1.85%) JPA

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (83.33%) Subversion
1 45 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Mockito
2 1 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Java Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (5.56%) Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (1.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Software Architect
5 1 (1.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Architect
5 1 (1.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) Java EE
2 15 (27.78%) JSF
3 14 (25.93%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) Java SE
4 1 (1.85%) JSON
4 1 (1.85%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.85%) Grails
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (1.85%) JPA
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) EJB
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (87.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) UNIX
1 45 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (90.74%) Software Engineering
3 48 (88.89%) OO
4 45 (83.33%) Multithreading
5 14 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (1.85%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) MVC
7 1 (1.85%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Analytics
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.85%) Product Management
7 1 (1.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) Ruby
3 1 (1.85%) Groovy
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (87.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle
1 1 (1.85%) Sybase
1 1 (1.85%) KANA