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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 57 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing TDD 49 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.86% 4.71% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 6.18% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1044 842 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.33% 76.34% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 900 766 794
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,110
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Cardiff -3 35 £35,000 -6.04% 11
Newport -16 7 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Bridgend -3 2 £33,500 -
Torfaen -8 2 £39,500 +12.85%
Caerphilly - 1 £42,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £55,000 -
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 86 (89.58%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (64.58%) Java
3 53 (55.21%) BDD
4 50 (52.08%) Scrum
5 39 (40.63%) Jenkins
6 37 (38.54%) C#
7 36 (37.50%) Web Services
8 32 (33.33%) .NET
9 29 (30.21%) SQL
10 28 (29.17%) Linux
10 28 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
12 26 (27.08%) HTML
12 26 (27.08%) OO
12 26 (27.08%) MVC
13 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET
13 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
14 24 (25.00%) Perl
15 23 (23.96%) Cucumber
16 22 (22.92%) Oracle
16 22 (22.92%) Maven
17 21 (21.88%) SOAP
17 21 (21.88%) Eclipse
17 21 (21.88%) MongoDB
18 20 (20.83%) User Experience
19 19 (19.79%) Bash Shell
19 19 (19.79%) JUnit
20 18 (18.75%) Spring
20 18 (18.75%) Hudson
21 17 (17.71%) REST

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (14.58%) Confluence
2 9 (9.38%) Node.js
3 6 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 2 (2.08%) JBoss
6 2 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.13%) GitHub
2 3 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) DVB
2 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.08%) Broadband
5 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.33%) Big Data
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.04%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.04%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 23 (23.96%) Cucumber
3 22 (22.92%) Maven
4 21 (21.88%) Eclipse
5 19 (19.79%) JUnit
6 18 (18.75%) Hudson
7 17 (17.71%) NetBeans
8 14 (14.58%) JIRA
9 13 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (10.42%) JMeter
11 9 (9.38%) Selenium
11 9 (9.38%) TestLink
12 7 (7.29%) Ant
12 7 (7.29%) NUnit
13 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
13 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
14 5 (5.21%) Subversion
14 5 (5.21%) Rhino Mocks
15 4 (4.17%) SpecFlow
15 4 (4.17%) Gradle
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Back Office
2 11 (11.46%) Retail
3 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (60.42%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Tester
9 4 (4.17%) CRM Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.50%) Web Services
2 32 (33.33%) .NET
3 26 (27.08%) HTML
4 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET
5 21 (21.88%) SOAP
6 18 (18.75%) Spring
7 17 (17.71%) Java EE
7 17 (17.71%) REST
8 16 (16.67%) XML
9 15 (15.63%) WCF
10 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (11.46%) RESTful
12 10 (10.42%) jQuery
13 9 (9.38%) CSS
13 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
14 6 (6.25%) Lucene
15 5 (5.21%) Servlets
15 5 (5.21%) Spring MVC
15 5 (5.21%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) User Experience
2 14 (14.58%) Client/Server
3 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.38%) Statistics
5 7 (7.29%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.17%) Tandem
8 3 (3.13%) DTV
8 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
9 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.04%) BBC
10 1 (1.04%) Social Network
10 1 (1.04%) PMI
10 1 (1.04%) Social Media
10 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) CentOS
2 9 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.21%) Android
4 3 (3.13%) UNIX
4 3 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (89.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (55.21%) BDD
3 50 (52.08%) Scrum
4 28 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (27.08%) MVC
5 26 (27.08%) OO
6 15 (15.63%) Product Management
7 13 (13.54%) OOP
8 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.46%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.46%) Test Scripting
10 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.38%) Test Management
11 9 (9.38%) Validation
12 8 (8.33%) User Stories
12 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.29%) Mobile Development
13 7 (7.29%) SDLC
14 6 (6.25%) Web Application Development
14 6 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (64.58%) Java
2 37 (38.54%) C#
3 29 (30.21%) SQL
4 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 24 (25.00%) Perl
6 19 (19.79%) Bash Shell
7 15 (15.63%) C++
8 14 (14.58%) Korn
8 14 (14.58%) Objective-C
9 13 (13.54%) Python
10 12 (12.50%) Ruby
11 10 (10.42%) PHP
12 4 (4.17%) Scala
13 3 (3.13%) Erlang
13 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
14 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Oracle
2 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.38%) Perforce
4 8 (8.33%) TOWER Software
5 6 (6.25%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.08%) Facebook
6 2 (2.08%) Apple
6 2 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Sony
7 1 (1.04%) Twitter
7 1 (1.04%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.04%) Google
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