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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 55 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing TDD 45 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.71% 4.79% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 6.00% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 32
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,000 £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
978 667 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.69% 79.88% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 849 555 630
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
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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 -30 21 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Torfaen -8 10 £33,000 -25.00%
Monmouthshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Glamorgan -4 2 £37,500 +36.36%
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 - 1
Newport - 2 £35,750 - 1
TDD
Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 67 (77.01%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (66.67%) Scrum
2 58 (66.67%) C#
3 47 (54.02%) .NET
4 38 (43.68%) HTML
4 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
5 37 (42.53%) Microsoft
6 35 (40.23%) MVC
6 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET
7 33 (37.93%) Java
8 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
8 31 (35.63%) WCF
9 30 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (34.48%) BDD
10 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (22.99%) C++
11 20 (22.99%) CSS
11 20 (22.99%) Linux
12 19 (21.84%) OO
12 19 (21.84%) NUnit
13 17 (19.54%) OOP
13 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
13 17 (19.54%) Perl
14 16 (18.39%) Web Services
14 16 (18.39%) .NET Framework
14 16 (18.39%) Jenkins
15 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (16.09%) MSTest
15 14 (16.09%) JUnit
16 13 (14.94%) Python

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (12.64%) Confluence
1 11 (12.64%) Node.js
2 9 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.75%) CMS
3 5 (5.75%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.15%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) SaaS
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.34%) HTTP
3 4 (4.60%) DVB
4 3 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (11.49%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.90%) CouchDB
5 5 (5.75%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.30%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.30%) Big Data
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) NUnit
2 16 (18.39%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.09%) JUnit
3 14 (16.09%) MSTest
4 13 (14.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (12.64%) JIRA
5 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 9 (10.34%) Moq
7 8 (9.20%) TestLink
8 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (4.60%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.60%) Mockito
9 4 (4.60%) Xcode
9 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.60%) Spock
9 4 (4.60%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (4.60%) Gradle
10 3 (3.45%) Mercurial
10 3 (3.45%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (3.45%) Law
2 2 (2.30%) Advertising
2 2 (2.30%) Games
2 2 (2.30%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (77.01%) Developer
2 36 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 17 (19.54%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.60%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.60%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Development Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Graduate
9 2 (2.30%) Junior
9 2 (2.30%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (54.02%) .NET
2 38 (43.68%) HTML
3 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET
4 31 (35.63%) WCF
5 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (22.99%) CSS
7 16 (18.39%) Web Services
7 16 (18.39%) .NET Framework
8 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (14.94%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (13.79%) HTML5
11 10 (11.49%) jQuery
11 10 (11.49%) XML
12 9 (10.34%) REST
13 8 (9.20%) WinForms
14 7 (8.05%) Spring
14 7 (8.05%) Spring.NET
14 7 (8.05%) NHibernate
14 7 (8.05%) Ninject
14 7 (8.05%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Client/Server
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (6.90%) Tandem
5 5 (5.75%) DTV
5 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.60%) GIS
6 4 (4.60%) Statistics
6 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.60%) Physics
7 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.45%) Replication
8 2 (2.30%) Social Network
8 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Linux
2 10 (11.49%) CentOS
3 8 (9.20%) Windows
4 7 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.75%) UNIX
6 2 (2.30%) Android
6 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.01%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (66.67%) Scrum
3 35 (40.23%) MVC
4 30 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (34.48%) BDD
5 19 (21.84%) OO
6 17 (19.54%) OOP
7 12 (13.79%) Regression Testing
7 12 (13.79%) Web Application Development
8 11 (12.64%) Bug Management
9 10 (11.49%) OOD
9 10 (11.49%) Product Management
10 9 (10.34%) Web Development
11 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.20%) MVVM
11 8 (9.20%) Test Management
11 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.05%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (8.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 58 (66.67%) C#
2 33 (37.93%) Java
3 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
4 20 (22.99%) C++
5 17 (19.54%) Perl
6 13 (14.94%) SQL
6 13 (14.94%) Python
7 12 (13.79%) Korn
7 12 (13.79%) PHP
7 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
8 10 (11.49%) Ruby
8 10 (11.49%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.90%) Groovy
9 6 (6.90%) Objective-C
10 5 (5.75%) Scala
11 4 (4.60%) VC++
11 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.45%) XAML
12 3 (3.45%) C
13 2 (2.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) VCP4
3 2 (2.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.05%) TOWER Software
4 5 (5.75%) Perforce
5 3 (3.45%) LexisNexis
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle
6 2 (2.30%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.30%) Facebook
6 2 (2.30%) Twitter
7 1 (1.15%) Sony
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chepstow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible hours, Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago