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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 13 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.63% 1.69% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 2.22% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £38,000 £38,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% -48.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,750 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
117 135 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 86.67% 75.84% 63.99%
Number of salaries quoted 67 93 111
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +11 9 £38,000 -24.00% 1
County Armagh 0 3 £35,000 +27.27%
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 26 (78.79%) Computer Science
2 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
3 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (66.67%) Subversion
4 22 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 19 (57.58%) Degree
6 18 (54.55%) Java
7 17 (51.52%) UNIX
7 17 (51.52%) OO
8 16 (48.48%) Linux
8 16 (48.48%) Java EE
8 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
9 13 (39.39%) Oracle
10 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 8 (24.24%) .NET
10 8 (24.24%) C#
10 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (24.24%) Scrum
11 7 (21.21%) MVC
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
11 7 (21.21%) HTML
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
11 7 (21.21%) CSS
11 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
11 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
11 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.03%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Force.com
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Subversion
1 22 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (18.18%) JDeveloper
2 6 (18.18%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Java Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 6 (18.18%) AWS Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Product Owner
5 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) DSP Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) Java EE
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (21.21%) HTML5
3 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) JSF
5 4 (12.12%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (78.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) UNIX
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) OO
4 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 7 (21.21%) MVC
6 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
6 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 6 (18.18%) BDD
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.03%) Product Management
10 1 (3.03%) Decision Table
10 1 (3.03%) UML
10 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
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