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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 38 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 54 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.04% 2.46% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 3.05% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 24 7
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
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
814 985 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.93% 80.87% 72.02%
Number of salaries quoted 694 880 663
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 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 20 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 +5 27 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Torfaen - 11 £34,000 - 2
Newport +20 6 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Bridgend +17 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 - 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 101 (80.16%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (54.76%) C#
3 60 (47.62%) .NET
4 53 (42.06%) Scrum
5 52 (41.27%) HTML
6 49 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 45 (35.71%) Java
7 45 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (34.92%) OO
8 44 (34.92%) Microsoft
9 42 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 42 (33.33%) BDD
10 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
11 38 (30.16%) MVC
12 37 (29.37%) WCF
13 36 (28.57%) NUnit
14 34 (26.98%) Web Services
14 34 (26.98%) Jenkins
15 31 (24.60%) MS Excel
16 29 (23.02%) XML
16 29 (23.02%) SQL
17 28 (22.22%) Windows
17 28 (22.22%) CSS
17 28 (22.22%) Groovy
18 22 (17.46%) HTML5
18 22 (17.46%) JUnit
19 21 (16.67%) SOA
19 21 (16.67%) WinForms
20 20 (15.87%) E-Commerce
20 20 (15.87%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 11 (8.73%) Node.js
3 9 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.56%) FileNet
5 6 (4.76%) LiveCycle
6 3 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.59%) uiautomator
7 2 (1.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (24.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.14%) PaaS
2 9 (7.14%) IaaS
3 8 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.17%) Basecamp
4 4 (3.17%) Trello
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.73%) HTTP
2 8 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.56%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.14%) MySQL
4 8 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.35%) CouchDB
5 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (28.57%) NUnit
2 34 (26.98%) Jenkins
3 22 (17.46%) JUnit
4 19 (15.08%) Selenium
5 18 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 18 (14.29%) MSTest
5 18 (14.29%) Moq
6 17 (13.49%) JIRA
7 14 (11.11%) Spock
8 12 (9.52%) Maven
9 11 (8.73%) Subversion
9 11 (8.73%) Cucumber
10 10 (7.94%) WebDriver
10 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
11 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
11 9 (7.14%) eggPlant
11 9 (7.14%) Robotium
11 9 (7.14%) Calabash
12 8 (6.35%) Apache Ivy
12 8 (6.35%) Gradle
General
1 11 (8.73%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Retail
2 4 (3.17%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Games
3 2 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (65.08%) Developer
2 44 (34.92%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.87%) Test Engineer
4 16 (12.70%) Java Developer
5 15 (11.90%) Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Test Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Programmer
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Consultant
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Java Consultant
10 4 (3.17%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Java Programmer
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (47.62%) .NET
2 52 (41.27%) HTML
3 42 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 37 (29.37%) WCF
5 34 (26.98%) Web Services
6 29 (23.02%) XML
7 28 (22.22%) CSS
8 22 (17.46%) HTML5
9 21 (16.67%) WinForms
10 20 (15.87%) .NET Framework
11 19 (15.08%) REST
12 18 (14.29%) Spring
12 18 (14.29%) SOAP
13 17 (13.49%) jQuery
13 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (11.90%) Ajax
16 14 (11.11%) Hibernate
16 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (8.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Open Source
2 11 (8.73%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.56%) DTV
5 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.17%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.17%) GIS
6 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.17%) Physics
7 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Statistics
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Blog
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.22%) Windows
2 20 (15.87%) Linux
3 16 (12.70%) Android
3 16 (12.70%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.35%) CentOS
5 7 (5.56%) UNIX
6 5 (3.97%) Windows Phone
6 5 (3.97%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (80.16%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.06%) Scrum
3 45 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (34.92%) OO
5 42 (33.33%) BDD
6 38 (30.16%) MVC
7 21 (16.67%) SOA
8 20 (15.87%) E-Commerce
9 19 (15.08%) Product Management
10 18 (14.29%) OOD
11 17 (13.49%) Regression Testing
11 17 (13.49%) Mentoring
12 16 (12.70%) Release Management
13 15 (11.90%) Software Engineering
13 15 (11.90%) Waterfall
13 15 (11.90%) Test Automation
14 13 (10.32%) Unit Testing
15 12 (9.52%) Test Scripting
16 9 (7.14%) Web Development
16 9 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.76%) C#
2 45 (35.71%) Java
3 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.02%) SQL
5 28 (22.22%) Groovy
6 19 (15.08%) C++
7 15 (11.90%) PHP
8 14 (11.11%) Python
8 14 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 14 (11.11%) Korn
9 13 (10.32%) Ruby
9 13 (10.32%) Perl
10 10 (7.94%) VB.NET
11 8 (6.35%) Scala
11 8 (6.35%) C
12 6 (4.76%) Clojure
13 5 (3.97%) XAML
14 4 (3.17%) VC++
14 4 (3.17%) VB
15 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) ISEB
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.73%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.14%) Oracle
4 8 (6.35%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) Adobe
5 6 (4.76%) Twitter
6 5 (3.97%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.97%) Perforce
7 4 (3.17%) HP
8 3 (2.38%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.38%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.79%) Sony
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