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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 40 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing TDD 73 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.38% 4.35% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.53% 5.92% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 47 16
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 £32,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 828 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.76% 73.53% 73.41%
Number of salaries quoted 772 736 554
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 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 30 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 +3 37 £39,000 +11.42% 8
Newport +13 17 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Torfaen +6 8 £35,500 +11.81% 1
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 60 (48.00%) .NET
2 58 (46.40%) C#
3 55 (44.00%) Scrum
4 51 (40.80%) Java
5 48 (38.40%) HTML
5 48 (38.40%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (37.60%) JavaScript
6 47 (37.60%) OO
7 44 (35.20%) SQL Server
8 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
8 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (33.60%) ASP.NET
10 40 (32.00%) Web Services
10 40 (32.00%) MVC
11 35 (28.00%) NUnit
11 35 (28.00%) XML
12 33 (26.40%) WCF
13 32 (25.60%) Groovy
13 32 (25.60%) Jenkins
14 31 (24.80%) SOA
15 30 (24.00%) BDD
16 29 (23.20%) SQL
17 27 (21.60%) CSS
17 27 (21.60%) Software Engineering
18 26 (20.80%) SOAP
19 25 (20.00%) Subversion
19 25 (20.00%) Spring
19 25 (20.00%) Maven
20 24 (19.20%) Unit Testing
20 24 (19.20%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (12.80%) Confluence
2 12 (9.60%) FileNet
3 11 (8.80%) LiveCycle
4 5 (4.00%) Node.js
5 3 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.60%) PaaS
2 7 (5.60%) IaaS
3 4 (3.20%) Basecamp
3 4 (3.20%) Trello
4 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) HTTP
2 4 (3.20%) Internet
2 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.60%) SSL
4 1 (0.80%) Intranet
4 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.20%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.40%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.60%) MySQL
6 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (28.00%) NUnit
2 32 (25.60%) Jenkins
3 25 (20.00%) Subversion
3 25 (20.00%) Maven
4 21 (16.80%) JIRA
5 20 (16.00%) Selenium
5 20 (16.00%) SoapUI
6 17 (13.60%) Hudson
6 17 (13.60%) Moq
6 17 (13.60%) MSTest
6 17 (13.60%) JUnit
7 12 (9.60%) Ant
7 12 (9.60%) Git (software)
8 11 (8.80%) WebDriver
9 10 (8.00%) Cucumber
10 9 (7.20%) Calabash
10 9 (7.20%) eggPlant
10 9 (7.20%) Robotium
10 9 (7.20%) JBehave
10 9 (7.20%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Advertising
3 3 (2.40%) Banking
3 3 (2.40%) Retail
3 3 (2.40%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (68.00%) Developer
2 43 (34.40%) .NET Developer
3 22 (17.60%) Java Developer
4 20 (16.00%) Analyst
5 13 (10.40%) Programmer
5 13 (10.40%) Test Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) Java Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) Java Programmer
7 9 (7.20%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Technical Test Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) Perl Developer
9 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (48.00%) .NET
2 48 (38.40%) HTML
3 42 (33.60%) ASP.NET
4 40 (32.00%) Web Services
5 35 (28.00%) XML
6 33 (26.40%) WCF
7 27 (21.60%) CSS
8 26 (20.80%) SOAP
9 25 (20.00%) Spring
10 22 (17.60%) J2EE
11 19 (15.20%) WinForms
12 17 (13.60%) HTML5
13 16 (12.80%) Hibernate
13 16 (12.80%) REST
13 16 (12.80%) jQuery
14 15 (12.00%) Ajax
14 15 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (12.00%) XSLT
15 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (10.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.60%) Open Source
2 11 (8.80%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.80%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (8.80%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.20%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Blog
6 2 (1.60%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.80%) Statistics
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Windows
2 19 (15.20%) Android
3 16 (12.80%) Apple iOS
4 12 (9.60%) Linux
5 7 (5.60%) UNIX
6 5 (4.00%) Windows Phone
6 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.00%) Scrum
2 48 (38.40%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (37.60%) OO
4 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (32.00%) MVC
6 31 (24.80%) SOA
7 30 (24.00%) BDD
8 27 (21.60%) Software Engineering
9 24 (19.20%) Unit Testing
10 20 (16.00%) E-Commerce
11 19 (15.20%) Pair Programming
11 19 (15.20%) Release Management
12 18 (14.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (13.60%) RUP
13 17 (13.60%) DSDM
13 17 (13.60%) Configuration Management
13 17 (13.60%) DevOps
14 16 (12.80%) OOD
14 16 (12.80%) Test Automation
15 15 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (46.40%) C#
2 51 (40.80%) Java
3 47 (37.60%) JavaScript
4 32 (25.60%) Groovy
5 29 (23.20%) SQL
6 20 (16.00%) Scala
7 15 (12.00%) Clojure
8 10 (8.00%) C++
9 9 (7.20%) Perl
9 9 (7.20%) PHP
10 8 (6.40%) VB.NET
11 7 (5.60%) Korn
11 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
12 6 (4.80%) VB
13 5 (4.00%) XAML
14 4 (3.20%) Ruby
14 4 (3.20%) Python
15 2 (1.60%) XPath
15 2 (1.60%) XQuery
15 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.60%) ISEB
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) Twitter
3 14 (11.20%) Oracle
4 13 (10.40%) IBM
5 11 (8.80%) Adobe
6 5 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 5 (4.00%) Xamarin
7 4 (3.20%) Perforce
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.20%) HP
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