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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 34 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +11
Permanent jobs citing TDD 54 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.12% 2.73% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 3.42% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
802 964 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.02% 79.74% 72.64%
Number of salaries quoted 696 864 652
Average salary £36,000 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,186 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 October 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 1 October 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 -2 26 £37,250 +6.42% 4
Torfaen - 10 £34,500 - 3
Newport +16 7 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Bridgend +16 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 - 1
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 102 (79.69%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (54.69%) C#
3 62 (48.44%) .NET
4 56 (43.75%) HTML
5 51 (39.84%) SQL Server
5 51 (39.84%) Scrum
6 49 (38.28%) OO
7 48 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (35.94%) Java
9 44 (34.38%) Microsoft
10 42 (32.81%) JavaScript
10 42 (32.81%) ASP.NET
11 41 (32.03%) NUnit
12 39 (30.47%) MVC
13 36 (28.13%) Web Services
13 36 (28.13%) WCF
13 36 (28.13%) BDD
14 35 (27.34%) Jenkins
15 33 (25.78%) XML
16 31 (24.22%) Groovy
17 29 (22.66%) CSS
17 29 (22.66%) MS Excel
18 28 (21.88%) Windows
18 28 (21.88%) SQL
19 25 (19.53%) SOA
20 24 (18.75%) HTML5
21 23 (17.97%) WinForms
22 22 (17.19%) E-Commerce
22 22 (17.19%) JUnit
22 22 (17.19%) MongoDB

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 14 (10.94%) Confluence
2 11 (8.59%) Node.js
3 9 (7.03%) FileNet
3 9 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (6.25%) LiveCycle
5 3 (2.34%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.56%) IIS
6 2 (1.56%) uiautomator
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (22.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.81%) IaaS
2 10 (7.81%) PaaS
3 8 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.13%) Basecamp
4 4 (3.13%) Trello
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) HTTP
2 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.91%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) SSL
4 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (39.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.19%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.03%) MySQL
3 9 (7.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 8 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.78%) Big Data
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (32.03%) NUnit
2 35 (27.34%) Jenkins
3 22 (17.19%) JUnit
4 21 (16.41%) Moq
4 21 (16.41%) MSTest
5 20 (15.63%) Selenium
6 19 (14.84%) SoapUI
7 18 (14.06%) JIRA
8 17 (13.28%) Maven
9 15 (11.72%) Subversion
10 14 (10.94%) Spock
11 11 (8.59%) Git (software)
11 11 (8.59%) WebDriver
12 10 (7.81%) Hudson
12 10 (7.81%) Cucumber
13 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
13 9 (7.03%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (7.03%) Robotium
13 9 (7.03%) Calabash
13 9 (7.03%) Apache Ivy
General
1 11 (8.59%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Retail
2 4 (3.13%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.34%) Banking
4 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.56%) Games
4 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (65.63%) Developer
2 46 (35.94%) .NET Developer
3 18 (14.06%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.06%) Analyst
4 17 (13.28%) Test Engineer
5 12 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Programmer
8 7 (5.47%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) Java Programmer
9 6 (4.69%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Java Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.13%) C Software Engineer
11 4 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.44%) .NET
2 56 (43.75%) HTML
3 42 (32.81%) ASP.NET
4 36 (28.13%) Web Services
4 36 (28.13%) WCF
5 33 (25.78%) XML
6 29 (22.66%) CSS
7 24 (18.75%) HTML5
8 23 (17.97%) WinForms
9 21 (16.41%) Spring
10 20 (15.63%) SOAP
11 18 (14.06%) REST
11 18 (14.06%) jQuery
12 17 (13.28%) .NET Framework
12 17 (13.28%) Ajax
13 16 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Open Source
2 11 (8.59%) Blackberry
2 11 (8.59%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.13%) DTV
5 4 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.56%) Physics
7 2 (1.56%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Statistics
8 1 (0.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.88%) Windows
2 17 (13.28%) Linux
3 16 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 16 (12.50%) Android
4 6 (4.69%) UNIX
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Phone
5 5 (3.91%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.91%) CentOS
6 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (79.69%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (39.84%) Scrum
3 49 (38.28%) OO
4 48 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (30.47%) MVC
6 36 (28.13%) BDD
7 25 (19.53%) SOA
8 22 (17.19%) E-Commerce
9 21 (16.41%) Mentoring
10 19 (14.84%) OOD
10 19 (14.84%) Release Management
11 18 (14.06%) Product Management
11 18 (14.06%) Software Engineering
12 17 (13.28%) Waterfall
13 16 (12.50%) Test Automation
13 16 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 15 (11.72%) Regression Testing
15 13 (10.16%) Test Scripting
16 12 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (8.59%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 70 (54.69%) C#
2 46 (35.94%) Java
3 42 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.22%) Groovy
5 28 (21.88%) SQL
6 15 (11.72%) PHP
7 14 (10.94%) C++
8 12 (9.38%) Scala
9 11 (8.59%) Perl
9 11 (8.59%) Bash Shell
9 11 (8.59%) Korn
10 10 (7.81%) Ruby
10 10 (7.81%) Python
11 9 (7.03%) Clojure
12 8 (6.25%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.69%) VB
13 6 (4.69%) C
14 5 (3.91%) XAML
15 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) ISEB
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.81%) IBM
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) Twitter
4 8 (6.25%) Adobe
4 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.91%) Xamarin
6 4 (3.13%) Perforce
6 4 (3.13%) HP
7 3 (2.34%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.56%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.78%) Sony
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