The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 44 70
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +26
Permanent jobs citing TDD 71 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.40% 4.14% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 5.65% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
844 797 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.10% 73.39% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 740 701 571
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
Wales

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(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
Cardiff +12 38 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Newport +9 13 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Torfaen +5 8 £36,000 +13.38% 1
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 55 (48.25%) .NET
2 51 (44.74%) C#
3 50 (43.86%) Scrum
4 46 (40.35%) Java
5 44 (38.60%) JavaScript
5 44 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (36.84%) HTML
7 41 (35.96%) ASP.NET
7 41 (35.96%) Web Services
7 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
8 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (33.33%) OO
10 37 (32.46%) SQL Server
11 36 (31.58%) MVC
12 31 (27.19%) NUnit
12 31 (27.19%) SOA
13 30 (26.32%) XML
13 30 (26.32%) Jenkins
14 29 (25.44%) Groovy
15 27 (23.68%) Software Engineering
15 27 (23.68%) SOAP
16 26 (22.81%) CSS
16 26 (22.81%) SQL
16 26 (22.81%) Maven
16 26 (22.81%) WCF
17 25 (21.93%) BDD
17 25 (21.93%) Subversion
18 24 (21.05%) Windows
18 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
19 23 (20.18%) Spring

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (14.04%) Confluence
2 12 (10.53%) FileNet
3 11 (9.65%) LiveCycle
4 3 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.75%) Node.js
5 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.26%) PaaS
2 6 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) HTTP
1 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.46%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 15 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (13.16%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (27.19%) NUnit
2 30 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 26 (22.81%) Maven
4 25 (21.93%) Subversion
5 21 (18.42%) JIRA
6 19 (16.67%) Selenium
6 19 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 17 (14.91%) Hudson
8 14 (12.28%) JUnit
9 12 (10.53%) Ant
9 12 (10.53%) MSTest
9 12 (10.53%) Moq
10 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
10 11 (9.65%) WebDriver
11 10 (8.77%) Cucumber
12 9 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (7.89%) Robotium
12 9 (7.89%) Calabash
12 9 (7.89%) eggPlant
12 9 (7.89%) JBehave
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Advertising
3 4 (3.51%) Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (68.42%) Developer
2 37 (32.46%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) Programmer
6 10 (8.77%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Java Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) Java Programmer
7 9 (7.89%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.39%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Perl Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.51%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (48.25%) .NET
2 42 (36.84%) HTML
3 41 (35.96%) ASP.NET
3 41 (35.96%) Web Services
4 30 (26.32%) XML
5 27 (23.68%) SOAP
6 26 (22.81%) CSS
6 26 (22.81%) WCF
7 23 (20.18%) J2EE
7 23 (20.18%) Spring
8 16 (14.04%) Ajax
9 15 (13.16%) jQuery
9 15 (13.16%) REST
9 15 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (12.28%) XSLT
10 14 (12.28%) Hibernate
11 13 (11.40%) WinForms
11 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (11.40%) HTML5
11 13 (11.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Open Source
2 11 (9.65%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (9.65%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.65%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.51%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (2.63%) Blog
6 2 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Windows
2 19 (16.67%) Android
3 16 (14.04%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.14%) UNIX
4 7 (6.14%) Linux
5 5 (4.39%) Windows Phone
5 5 (4.39%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.86%) Scrum
2 44 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (33.33%) OO
5 36 (31.58%) MVC
6 31 (27.19%) SOA
7 27 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 25 (21.93%) BDD
9 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
10 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
11 19 (16.67%) Pair Programming
12 17 (14.91%) Release Management
12 17 (14.91%) RUP
12 17 (14.91%) DSDM
12 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
12 17 (14.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (14.91%) DevOps
13 15 (13.16%) Waterfall
13 15 (13.16%) Test Automation
13 15 (13.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.74%) C#
2 46 (40.35%) Java
3 44 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.44%) Groovy
5 26 (22.81%) SQL
6 20 (17.54%) Scala
7 15 (13.16%) Clojure
8 9 (7.89%) Perl
9 8 (7.02%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.14%) C++
11 6 (5.26%) VB
12 5 (4.39%) XAML
12 5 (4.39%) PHP
13 4 (3.51%) Korn
13 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.75%) XQuery
14 2 (1.75%) XPath
14 2 (1.75%) C
15 1 (0.88%) Python
15 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) ISEB
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle
2 15 (13.16%) Twitter
3 13 (11.40%) IBM
4 11 (9.65%) Adobe
5 5 (4.39%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.39%) Xamarin
6 4 (3.51%) Perforce
6 4 (3.51%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
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