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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 52 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 43 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.66% 4.21% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 5.05% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 45
Median salary £37,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
977 1010 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.15% 83.40% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 838 871 732
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 25 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Torfaen +8 7 £27,500 -25.67% 1
Newport -5 5 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Glamorgan +5 4 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £45,000 -
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for TDD.

1 68 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (68.29%) C#
3 39 (47.56%) BDD
4 34 (41.46%) Java
5 32 (39.02%) Scrum
6 31 (37.80%) .NET
7 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
8 29 (35.37%) HTML
9 25 (30.49%) MVC
9 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (29.27%) SQL Server
11 23 (28.05%) SQL
12 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET
12 21 (25.61%) Ruby
13 20 (24.39%) PHP
14 18 (21.95%) Cucumber
14 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
15 17 (20.73%) Node.js
15 17 (20.73%) Test Automation
15 17 (20.73%) CSS
15 17 (20.73%) OO
15 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
16 16 (19.51%) WCF
16 16 (19.51%) Big Data
17 15 (18.29%) Python
17 15 (18.29%) Games
18 13 (15.85%) Hudson
18 13 (15.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 12 (14.63%) QA
19 12 (14.63%) Blog

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.73%) Node.js
2 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.44%) Confluence
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.10%) IaaS
2 5 (6.10%) PaaS
3 3 (3.66%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.51%) Big Data
3 10 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.54%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.32%) OLAP
5 6 (7.32%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.22%) MySQL
9 1 (1.22%) Redis
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Cucumber
1 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (15.85%) Hudson
3 12 (14.63%) AnthillPro
3 12 (14.63%) Maven
3 12 (14.63%) TeamCity
4 11 (13.41%) Ant
4 11 (13.41%) Gradle
5 8 (9.76%) NUnit
5 8 (9.76%) Selenium
5 8 (9.76%) SoapUI
6 7 (8.54%) RSpec
7 6 (7.32%) Moq
7 6 (7.32%) MSTest
7 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.88%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.88%) JIRA
8 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (18.29%) Games
2 10 (12.20%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 63 (76.83%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) Senior Developer
3 18 (21.95%) .NET Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Test Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Database Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Database Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Java Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) SSAS Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Developer in Test
7 5 (6.10%) ETL Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior ETL Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior SQL Developer
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Database Developer
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) .NET
2 29 (35.37%) HTML
3 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.73%) CSS
5 16 (19.51%) WCF
6 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (13.41%) HTML5
7 9 (10.98%) .NET Framework
7 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (10.98%) Web Services
7 9 (10.98%) XML
8 8 (9.76%) RESTful
9 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (8.54%) WinForms
10 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (7.32%) jQuery
11 5 (6.10%) J2EE
11 5 (6.10%) MDX
11 5 (6.10%) Spring
12 4 (4.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Blog
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) DTV
5 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Linux
1 7 (8.54%) Unix
2 6 (7.32%) Android
2 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) CentOS
3 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (47.56%) BDD
3 32 (39.02%) Scrum
4 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (30.49%) MVC
5 17 (20.73%) OO
5 17 (20.73%) Test Automation
6 12 (14.63%) DevOps
6 12 (14.63%) OOP
6 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.98%) SDLC
8 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.54%) OOD
9 6 (7.32%) ETL
10 5 (6.10%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (6.10%) Release Management
10 5 (6.10%) SOA
10 5 (6.10%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) C#
2 34 (41.46%) Java
3 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.05%) SQL
5 21 (25.61%) Ruby
6 20 (24.39%) PHP
7 15 (18.29%) Python
8 11 (13.41%) C++
9 6 (7.32%) Perl
10 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.88%) Scala
12 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.22%) Go
13 1 (1.22%) Groovy
13 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) ISEB
1 4 (4.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) TOWER Software
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.66%) Alterian
4 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.22%) Perforce
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
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