The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 71 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.49% 3.83% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 4.92% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 12
Average salary £36,000 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
974 1037 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.27% 77.79% 70.64%
Number of salaries quoted 813 926 672
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

TDD
Salary Trend in Wales

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

TDD Salary Trend in Wales

TDD
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Wales

TDD
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
South Wales +26 54 £35,000 +7.69% 9
North Wales - 11 £37,500 - 1
West Wales -3 4 £36,000 +27.81% 5
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 133 (82.10%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (56.79%) C#
3 85 (52.47%) .NET
4 69 (42.59%) SQL Server
5 64 (39.51%) Scrum
6 62 (38.27%) HTML
7 59 (36.42%) ASP.NET
7 59 (36.42%) OO
8 57 (35.19%) MVC
9 53 (32.72%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (32.72%) BDD
10 52 (32.10%) WCF
10 52 (32.10%) Java
11 50 (30.86%) JavaScript
12 49 (30.25%) Microsoft
13 45 (27.78%) NUnit
14 42 (25.93%) XML
15 40 (24.69%) Web Services
16 38 (23.46%) Jenkins
17 35 (21.60%) .NET Framework
18 34 (20.99%) Groovy
18 34 (20.99%) SQL
19 33 (20.37%) CSS
19 33 (20.37%) MS Excel
20 30 (18.52%) Windows
21 29 (17.90%) SOA
21 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET Web API
21 29 (17.90%) Mentoring
22 28 (17.28%) HTML5
23 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 21 (12.96%) Node.js
2 17 (10.49%) Confluence
3 12 (7.41%) FileNet
4 11 (6.79%) LiveCycle
5 7 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.85%) IIS
6 3 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (20.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.41%) PaaS
2 12 (7.41%) IaaS
3 7 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.47%) Trello
4 4 (2.47%) Basecamp
5 3 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) HTTP
2 5 (3.09%) Internet
2 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.09%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 23 (14.20%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (4.94%) MySQL
6 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.32%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.32%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (27.78%) NUnit
2 38 (23.46%) Jenkins
3 24 (14.81%) MSTest
3 24 (14.81%) Moq
4 22 (13.58%) Git (software)
4 22 (13.58%) Maven
4 22 (13.58%) JIRA
4 22 (13.58%) Selenium
4 22 (13.58%) JUnit
5 20 (12.35%) SoapUI
6 19 (11.73%) Subversion
7 14 (8.64%) Hudson
8 13 (8.02%) WebDriver
9 10 (6.17%) Cucumber
9 10 (6.17%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (6.17%) Visual Studio
10 9 (5.56%) Robotium
10 9 (5.56%) Calabash
10 9 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
10 9 (5.56%) eggPlant
General
1 15 (9.26%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Advertising
3 4 (2.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.47%) Retail
4 3 (1.85%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (66.05%) Developer
2 61 (37.65%) .NET Developer
3 21 (12.96%) Analyst
4 20 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.49%) Test Engineer
6 13 (8.02%) Test Analyst
7 12 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.79%) Programmer
9 8 (4.94%) Consultant
9 8 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Java Consultant
9 8 (4.94%) Java Programmer
9 8 (4.94%) Developer Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (3.70%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.70%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (52.47%) .NET
2 62 (38.27%) HTML
3 59 (36.42%) ASP.NET
4 52 (32.10%) WCF
5 42 (25.93%) XML
6 40 (24.69%) Web Services
7 35 (21.60%) .NET Framework
8 33 (20.37%) CSS
9 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (17.28%) HTML5
11 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (16.67%) WinForms
12 26 (16.05%) SOAP
13 25 (15.43%) Spring
14 19 (11.73%) Ajax
14 19 (11.73%) jQuery
14 19 (11.73%) REST
15 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (11.11%) Hibernate
16 17 (10.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Open Source
2 18 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (6.79%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.79%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.47%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.47%) DTV
6 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.85%) User Experience
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Replication
8 1 (0.62%) GIS
8 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.62%) Physics
8 1 (0.62%) Blog
8 1 (0.62%) Statistics
8 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.52%) Windows
2 16 (9.88%) Apple iOS
2 16 (9.88%) Android
2 16 (9.88%) Linux
3 7 (4.32%) UNIX
4 5 (3.09%) CentOS
4 5 (3.09%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.09%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (82.10%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (39.51%) Scrum
3 59 (36.42%) OO
4 57 (35.19%) MVC
5 53 (32.72%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (32.72%) BDD
6 29 (17.90%) SOA
6 29 (17.90%) Mentoring
7 25 (15.43%) Software Engineering
8 24 (14.81%) OOD
9 23 (14.20%) E-Commerce
9 23 (14.20%) Web Application Development
10 22 (13.58%) Unit Testing
10 22 (13.58%) Release Management
11 21 (12.96%) Product Management
12 19 (11.73%) Waterfall
13 17 (10.49%) Test Automation
14 16 (9.88%) Regression Testing
14 16 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (9.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 92 (56.79%) C#
2 52 (32.10%) Java
3 50 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.99%) Groovy
4 34 (20.99%) SQL
5 21 (12.96%) Ruby
6 16 (9.88%) Scala
6 16 (9.88%) PHP
7 15 (9.26%) C++
8 12 (7.41%) Clojure
9 11 (6.79%) Perl
9 11 (6.79%) Bash Shell
9 11 (6.79%) Korn
10 10 (6.17%) Python
11 9 (5.56%) VB.NET
12 7 (4.32%) VB
13 6 (3.70%) C
14 5 (3.09%) XAML
15 2 (1.23%) XPath
15 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) ISEB
3 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) PMP
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.02%) IBM
2 13 (8.02%) Oracle
3 12 (7.41%) Twitter
4 11 (6.79%) Facebook
4 11 (6.79%) Adobe
5 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.09%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.47%) HP
7 4 (2.47%) Perforce
8 3 (1.85%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.23%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.62%) Sony
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