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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 26 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 16 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.71% - 9.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% - 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £38,000
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 Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 113 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 90.00% 80.14% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 225 79 50
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
County Antrim - 16 £45,000 - 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for TDD.

1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) User Stories
5 13 (46.43%) Scrum
6 10 (35.71%) Front Office
6 10 (35.71%) QA
6 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (35.71%) ATDD
7 9 (32.14%) JIRA
8 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 7 (25.00%) Spring
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (21.43%) Spring MVC
10 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (21.43%) BDD
11 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
11 5 (17.86%) jQuery
11 5 (17.86%) OOD
11 5 (17.86%) C++
11 5 (17.86%) J2EE
11 5 (17.86%) Information Security
11 5 (17.86%) Workflow
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.29%) Derivative
12 4 (14.29%) Banking
12 4 (14.29%) .NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 10 (35.71%) Front Office
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.14%) Advertising
5 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) QA Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripter
5 3 (10.71%) Test Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Spring
2 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 6 (21.43%) Spring MVC
3 5 (17.86%) J2EE
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) RESTful
6 2 (7.14%) LAMP
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) Drools
7 1 (3.57%) GWT
7 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.57%) HTML
7 1 (3.57%) JMS
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Derivative
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) User Stories
3 13 (46.43%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) ATDD
4 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) BDD
7 5 (17.86%) Information Security
7 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
7 5 (17.86%) OOD
7 5 (17.86%) Workflow
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
10 2 (7.14%) Kanban
10 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C++
4 3 (10.71%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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