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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +16
Permanent jobs citing TDD 76 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.82% 4.12% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.07% 5.63% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 44 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 £32,500 £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
838 799 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.22% 73.17% 72.82%
Number of salaries quoted 748 707 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
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 23 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 23 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 +11 39 £39,000 +15.55% 8
Newport +13 16 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Torfaen +5 9 £36,000 +13.38% 1
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 (49.18%) .NET
2 57 (46.72%) C#
3 52 (42.62%) Java
3 52 (42.62%) Scrum
4 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
5 46 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (36.89%) HTML
6 45 (36.89%) OO
7 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
7 43 (35.25%) SQL Server
8 42 (34.43%) ASP.NET
9 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (32.79%) MVC
9 40 (32.79%) Web Services
10 36 (29.51%) NUnit
11 34 (27.87%) XML
12 32 (26.23%) WCF
13 31 (25.41%) Groovy
13 31 (25.41%) Jenkins
13 31 (25.41%) SOA
14 30 (24.59%) SQL
15 28 (22.95%) BDD
15 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
16 27 (22.13%) CSS
17 26 (21.31%) SOAP
18 25 (20.49%) Subversion
18 25 (20.49%) Maven
19 24 (19.67%) Spring
19 24 (19.67%) Unit Testing
19 24 (19.67%) Windows

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (13.11%) Confluence
2 12 (9.84%) FileNet
3 11 (9.02%) LiveCycle
4 4 (3.28%) Node.js
5 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.64%) CMS
6 2 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.82%) IIS
7 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (18.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.74%) PaaS
2 7 (5.74%) IaaS
3 4 (3.28%) Trello
3 4 (3.28%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) HTTP
2 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.28%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) SSL
4 1 (0.82%) Intranet
4 1 (0.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.03%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) MySQL
7 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.82%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (29.51%) NUnit
2 31 (25.41%) Jenkins
3 25 (20.49%) Subversion
3 25 (20.49%) Maven
4 21 (17.21%) JIRA
5 20 (16.39%) Selenium
5 20 (16.39%) SoapUI
6 17 (13.93%) Hudson
6 17 (13.93%) Moq
6 17 (13.93%) MSTest
7 16 (13.11%) JUnit
8 12 (9.84%) Ant
9 11 (9.02%) Git (software)
9 11 (9.02%) WebDriver
10 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
11 9 (7.38%) Robotium
11 9 (7.38%) Calabash
11 9 (7.38%) eggPlant
11 9 (7.38%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (7.38%) JBehave
General
1 11 (9.02%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Advertising
3 3 (2.46%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (68.85%) Developer
2 42 (34.43%) .NET Developer
3 21 (17.21%) Java Developer
4 20 (16.39%) Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) Programmer
6 11 (9.02%) Test Analyst
6 11 (9.02%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Java Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) Java Programmer
7 9 (7.38%) Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Perl Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.28%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (49.18%) .NET
2 45 (36.89%) HTML
3 42 (34.43%) ASP.NET
4 40 (32.79%) Web Services
5 34 (27.87%) XML
6 32 (26.23%) WCF
7 27 (22.13%) CSS
8 26 (21.31%) SOAP
9 24 (19.67%) Spring
10 22 (18.03%) J2EE
11 18 (14.75%) WinForms
12 16 (13.11%) jQuery
12 16 (13.11%) HTML5
13 15 (12.30%) REST
13 15 (12.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (12.30%) Hibernate
13 15 (12.30%) Ajax
14 14 (11.48%) XSLT
14 14 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (10.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Open Source
2 11 (9.02%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (9.02%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.02%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.28%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (2.46%) Blog
6 2 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) Replication
7 1 (0.82%) Statistics
7 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Windows
2 19 (15.57%) Android
3 16 (13.11%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.38%) Linux
5 7 (5.74%) UNIX
6 5 (4.10%) Windows Phone
6 5 (4.10%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.62%) Scrum
2 46 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (36.89%) OO
4 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (32.79%) MVC
5 31 (25.41%) SOA
6 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
6 28 (22.95%) BDD
7 24 (19.67%) Unit Testing
8 20 (16.39%) E-Commerce
9 19 (15.57%) Pair Programming
10 18 (14.75%) Release Management
11 17 (13.93%) Configuration Management
11 17 (13.93%) RUP
11 17 (13.93%) DSDM
11 17 (13.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (13.93%) DevOps
12 16 (13.11%) Test Automation
12 16 (13.11%) OOD
13 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (46.72%) C#
2 52 (42.62%) Java
3 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 31 (25.41%) Groovy
5 30 (24.59%) SQL
6 20 (16.39%) Scala
7 15 (12.30%) Clojure
8 10 (8.20%) PHP
9 9 (7.38%) Perl
10 8 (6.56%) C++
11 7 (5.74%) VB.NET
12 6 (4.92%) VB
13 5 (4.10%) XAML
13 5 (4.10%) Bash Shell
13 5 (4.10%) Korn
14 2 (1.64%) XPath
14 2 (1.64%) Ruby
14 2 (1.64%) Python
14 2 (1.64%) XQuery
14 2 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) ISEB
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.30%) Twitter
3 14 (11.48%) Oracle
4 13 (10.66%) IBM
5 11 (9.02%) Adobe
6 5 (4.10%) Sitecore
6 5 (4.10%) Xamarin
7 4 (3.28%) Perforce
7 4 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 32k-36k + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 19 days ago