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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing TDD 40 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.41% 3.13% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 3.78% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 42
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £38,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
927 1004 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.03% 82.77% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 804 875 637
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 32 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Torfaen -1 6 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Glamorgan +2 2 - -
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 85 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (60.00%) C#
3 54 (51.43%) BDD
4 50 (47.62%) Java
5 46 (43.81%) .NET
6 38 (36.19%) HTML
7 37 (35.24%) Scrum
8 34 (32.38%) MVC
8 34 (32.38%) Jenkins
9 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
10 31 (29.52%) ASP.NET
10 31 (29.52%) Ruby
11 30 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 26 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (23.81%) OO
14 24 (22.86%) WCF
14 24 (22.86%) Cucumber
15 23 (21.90%) Node.js
15 23 (21.90%) SQL
16 22 (20.95%) Python
17 21 (20.00%) PHP
18 20 (19.05%) CSS
18 20 (19.05%) Maven
18 20 (19.05%) Hudson
18 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (18.10%) MongoDB
19 19 (18.10%) RESTful
20 18 (17.14%) Linux
21 17 (16.19%) HTML5
22 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET Web API

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (21.90%) Node.js
2 6 (5.71%) Apache
2 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.81%) Confluence
3 4 (3.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (7.62%) SaaS
2 3 (2.86%) IaaS
2 3 (2.86%) PaaS
3 2 (1.90%) GitHub
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) HTTP
1 7 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.10%) MongoDB
3 13 (12.38%) Big Data
3 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
4 12 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.90%) OLAP
9 2 (1.90%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (32.38%) Jenkins
2 24 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 20 (19.05%) Hudson
3 20 (19.05%) Maven
4 16 (15.24%) Ant
4 16 (15.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 14 (13.33%) Gradle
7 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
8 12 (11.43%) AnthillPro
8 12 (11.43%) Eclipse
9 9 (8.57%) SoapUI
10 8 (7.62%) JUnit
10 8 (7.62%) NUnit
11 7 (6.67%) RSpec
11 7 (6.67%) Selenium
12 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
12 6 (5.71%) JIRA
12 6 (5.71%) NetBeans
13 5 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 15 (14.29%) Games
2 14 (13.33%) Advertising
3 10 (9.52%) Finance
4 6 (5.71%) Back Office
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 77 (73.33%) Developer
2 33 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.19%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Social Media Developer
8 6 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Developer in Test
9 5 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Objective-C Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Scrum Master
11 3 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.81%) .NET
2 38 (36.19%) HTML
3 31 (29.52%) ASP.NET
4 24 (22.86%) WCF
5 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (19.05%) CSS
6 19 (18.10%) RESTful
7 17 (16.19%) HTML5
8 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (15.24%) XML
9 15 (14.29%) Web Services
10 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (11.43%) Spring
11 8 (7.62%) SOAP
12 7 (6.67%) jQuery
12 7 (6.67%) REST
13 6 (5.71%) Ext JS
13 6 (5.71%) Java EE
13 6 (5.71%) Spring Security
13 6 (5.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) User Experience
2 12 (11.43%) Blog
3 7 (6.67%) BBC
3 7 (6.67%) Social Media
4 5 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.81%) DTV
6 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Linux
2 9 (8.57%) Unix
3 6 (5.71%) Android
3 6 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.81%) CentOS
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (51.43%) BDD
3 37 (35.24%) Scrum
4 34 (32.38%) MVC
5 26 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (23.81%) OO
7 14 (13.33%) Web Application Development
8 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
8 13 (12.38%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.48%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.52%) DevOps
11 9 (8.57%) OOP
12 8 (7.62%) Automated Testing
12 8 (7.62%) SOA
13 7 (6.67%) ATDD
14 6 (5.71%) OOD
14 6 (5.71%) Software Testing
15 5 (4.76%) CQRS
15 5 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
15 5 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (60.00%) C#
2 50 (47.62%) Java
3 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
4 31 (29.52%) Ruby
5 23 (21.90%) SQL
6 22 (20.95%) Python
7 21 (20.00%) PHP
8 16 (15.24%) C++
9 9 (8.57%) Perl
10 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.81%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.86%) Scala
12 3 (2.86%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.95%) Go
13 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.57%) TOWER Software
4 7 (6.67%) Apple
4 7 (6.67%) Facebook
4 7 (6.67%) Google
4 7 (6.67%) Sony
4 7 (6.67%) Yahoo!
5 4 (3.81%) Perforce
5 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.86%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.90%) HP
Cardiff, South Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago