The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.84% 2.11% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 2.27% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +33.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £29,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £49,500 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
TDD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 176 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 94.16% 92.63% 67.89%
Number of salaries quoted 63 113 100
Average salary £38,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.39% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

TDD
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

TDD Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

TDD
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

TDD
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
County Antrim +6 8 £39,000 -17.89% 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) Scrum
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) Open Source
5 10 (45.45%) BDD
5 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) .NET
6 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (40.91%) C#
6 9 (40.91%) SDLC
7 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 8 (36.36%) CSS
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 8 (36.36%) MVC
8 7 (31.82%) NUnit
8 7 (31.82%) Subversion
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.55%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Force.com
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) NUnit
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (27.27%) JDeveloper
4 3 (13.64%) Ant
4 3 (13.64%) Maven
4 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 3 (13.64%) Metasploit
4 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) Capybara
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) Apache Ivy
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Applications Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 6 (27.27%) AWS Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Development Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DSP Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (36.36%) HTML5
2 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Scrum
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) Open Source
4 10 (45.45%) BDD
5 9 (40.91%) SDLC
6 8 (36.36%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
9 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
10 3 (13.64%) Validation
10 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Analytics
10 3 (13.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Xen
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Rapid7
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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