The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing TDD 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.10% 12.96% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 17.07% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £39,500 £36,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% +13.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
TDD
South 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 Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 87.76% 75.93% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 81 40 48
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

TDD
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Torfaen region.

TDD Salary Trend in Torfaen

TDD
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
(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
Cwmbran -10 5 £39,500 +9.72%
TDD
South Wales

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Scrum
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (93.33%) Product Management
1 14 (93.33%) User Experience
1 14 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (86.67%) TestLink
2 13 (86.67%) Perforce
2 13 (86.67%) Test Management
2 13 (86.67%) Cucumber
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
2 13 (86.67%) Confluence
2 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (86.67%) CentOS
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Korn
2 13 (86.67%) Statistics
2 13 (86.67%) Objective-C
2 13 (86.67%) JIRA
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (86.67%) DVB
2 13 (86.67%) JUnit
2 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Client/Server
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) Xcode

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 13 (86.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) DVB
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) JUnit
1 13 (86.67%) JIRA
1 13 (86.67%) Cucumber
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
1 13 (86.67%) TestLink
2 4 (26.67%) FitNesse
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Product Owner
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Velocity
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) User Experience
1 14 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (86.67%) Client/Server
2 13 (86.67%) Statistics
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) CentOS
1 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Scrum
1 14 (93.33%) Product Management
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (86.67%) Test Management
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Bug Management
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) ATDD
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 13 (86.67%) Objective-C
2 13 (86.67%) Korn
2 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
1 13 (86.67%) Perforce
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft