The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 55 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 39 49 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.44% 4.27% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 5.27% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,623 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £52,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
869 929 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.70% 80.99% 67.23%
Number of salaries quoted 760 838 553
Average salary £36,000 £37,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,096 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

TDD
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

TDD Salary Trend in South Wales

TDD
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in South Wales

TDD
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
Cardiff -10 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Torfaen +3 11 £34,000 -15.52% 1
Newport +14 2 £35,750 -24.73% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Glamorgan - 1 £57,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 75 (79.79%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (63.83%) C#
3 49 (52.13%) Scrum
4 47 (50.00%) .NET
5 45 (47.87%) HTML
6 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
7 35 (37.23%) Java
8 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
8 33 (35.11%) WCF
8 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
9 32 (34.04%) OO
9 32 (34.04%) MVC
10 30 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (31.91%) BDD
11 29 (30.85%) ASP.NET
12 24 (25.53%) C++
12 24 (25.53%) Linux
13 23 (24.47%) MS Excel
14 22 (23.40%) NUnit
15 21 (22.34%) SQL
15 21 (22.34%) CSS
16 20 (21.28%) .NET Framework
16 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
17 19 (20.21%) HTML5
17 19 (20.21%) XML
18 18 (19.15%) PHP
18 18 (19.15%) Python
18 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (19.15%) MSTest
19 15 (15.96%) Ruby

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (14.89%) Node.js
2 11 (11.70%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (10.64%) Confluence
4 5 (5.32%) Umbraco
4 5 (5.32%) CMS
5 2 (2.13%) IIS
5 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.06%) FileNet
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (24.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.38%) IaaS
3 6 (6.38%) PaaS
4 4 (4.26%) Basecamp
4 4 (4.26%) Trello
5 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.64%) HTTP
3 7 (7.45%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) MongoDB
3 11 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (10.64%) MySQL
5 8 (8.51%) Hadoop
5 8 (8.51%) CouchDB
6 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) NUnit
2 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
3 18 (19.15%) MSTest
4 14 (14.89%) JUnit
5 13 (13.83%) Moq
6 10 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (10.64%) JIRA
7 9 (9.57%) Spock
8 8 (8.51%) TestLink
8 8 (8.51%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
8 8 (8.51%) Gradle
8 8 (8.51%) Mockito
9 7 (7.45%) Fiddler
10 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
11 5 (5.32%) Selenium
12 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
13 3 (3.19%) Mercurial
14 2 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
15 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.32%) Multimedia
2 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Law
4 2 (2.13%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (69.15%) Developer
2 37 (39.36%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.83%) Test Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (4.26%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.13%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (2.13%) Head of Development
9 2 (2.13%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) Head of Software Development
9 2 (2.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.00%) .NET
2 45 (47.87%) HTML
3 33 (35.11%) WCF
4 29 (30.85%) ASP.NET
5 21 (22.34%) CSS
6 20 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 19 (20.21%) XML
7 19 (20.21%) HTML5
8 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (14.89%) WinForms
9 14 (14.89%) Web Services
10 13 (13.83%) REST
11 12 (12.77%) jQuery
12 11 (11.70%) Spring
12 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (9.57%) Ajax
14 8 (8.51%) Hibernate
14 8 (8.51%) Grails
14 8 (8.51%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) DTV
2 6 (6.38%) Open Source
3 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.26%) Physics
4 4 (4.26%) GIS
4 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.19%) Replication
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) CentOS
3 7 (7.45%) UNIX
4 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (79.79%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.13%) Scrum
3 32 (34.04%) MVC
3 32 (34.04%) OO
4 30 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (31.91%) BDD
5 14 (14.89%) Regression Testing
6 13 (13.83%) Product Management
7 11 (11.70%) Web Development
7 11 (11.70%) OOP
8 10 (10.64%) OOD
8 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.64%) Release Management
8 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.64%) Bug Management
9 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.51%) Test Management
10 8 (8.51%) Microservices
11 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.83%) C#
2 35 (37.23%) Java
3 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
4 24 (25.53%) C++
5 21 (22.34%) SQL
6 18 (19.15%) PHP
6 18 (19.15%) Python
7 15 (15.96%) Ruby
8 14 (14.89%) Korn
8 14 (14.89%) Perl
8 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
9 11 (11.70%) Groovy
10 7 (7.45%) VB.NET
10 7 (7.45%) C
11 4 (4.26%) VC++
12 3 (3.19%) XAML
12 3 (3.19%) Scala
12 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.32%) TOWER Software
4 3 (3.19%) LexisNexis
5 2 (2.13%) Perforce
5 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Sony
Chepstow, Gwent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago