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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 12 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 14 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.84% 1.06% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.73% 1.48% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -63.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £27,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
89 135 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 81.65% 71.81% 58.69%
Number of salaries quoted 59 95 80
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
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 30 March 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 +14 7 £38,000 - 2
County Armagh 0 6 £35,000 +27.27% 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (87.23%) Computer Science
2 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (82.98%) Software Engineering
3 37 (78.72%) Subversion
3 37 (78.72%) Git (software)
4 34 (72.34%) Degree
4 34 (72.34%) Java
5 33 (70.21%) OO
5 33 (70.21%) UNIX
6 32 (68.09%) Multithreading
6 32 (68.09%) Java EE
6 32 (68.09%) Linux
7 11 (23.40%) Oracle
8 8 (17.02%) JSF
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (17.02%) PrimeFaces
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
10 6 (12.77%) .NET
10 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.77%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (12.77%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (12.77%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (12.77%) Scrum
10 6 (12.77%) JDeveloper
10 6 (12.77%) Software Architecture
10 6 (12.77%) Network Security
10 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
11 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Force.com
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (78.72%) Subversion
1 37 (78.72%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (12.77%) JDeveloper
3 5 (10.64%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Java Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 5 (10.64%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) DSP Software Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) Java EE
2 8 (17.02%) JSF
2 8 (17.02%) PrimeFaces
3 6 (12.77%) .NET
4 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.64%) CSS
4 5 (10.64%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (87.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) UNIX
2 32 (68.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (82.98%) Software Engineering
2 33 (70.21%) OO
3 32 (68.09%) Multithreading
4 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.77%) Software Architecture
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) MVC
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.13%) Product Management
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (2.13%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) C#
5 2 (4.26%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (72.34%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Google
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