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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 56 58 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.36% 4.33% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 5.25% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 54
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £38,100 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1015 1104 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 82.39% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 878 947 746
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +3 37 £40,000 +11.11% 8
West Wales +1 17 £37,500 +4.16% 1
North Wales -9 2 £45,000 +20.00%
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 100 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (58.73%) C#
3 62 (49.21%) .NET
4 58 (46.03%) BDD
5 52 (41.27%) MVC
6 50 (39.68%) Scrum
6 50 (39.68%) Java
7 45 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 41 (32.54%) HTML
9 40 (31.75%) JavaScript
10 37 (29.37%) OO
11 35 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 34 (26.98%) Ruby
12 34 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
14 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (23.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (21.43%) SQL
16 24 (19.05%) Linux
16 24 (19.05%) RESTful
17 23 (18.25%) Node.js
17 23 (18.25%) WCF
17 23 (18.25%) CSS
18 22 (17.46%) Cucumber
19 21 (16.67%) MongoDB
19 21 (16.67%) OOP
19 21 (16.67%) Python
20 20 (15.87%) PHP
20 20 (15.87%) Maven
20 20 (15.87%) Advertising

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (18.25%) Node.js
2 17 (13.49%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.76%) Apache
3 6 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.17%) Confluence
4 4 (3.17%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (15.08%) SaaS
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.38%) GitHub
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.59%) IaaS
4 2 (1.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) HTTP
1 7 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 15 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (10.32%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.52%) Big Data
6 10 (7.94%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.59%) OLAP
10 2 (1.59%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 22 (17.46%) Cucumber
3 20 (15.87%) Maven
4 19 (15.08%) Hudson
5 18 (14.29%) NUnit
6 15 (11.90%) Ant
7 14 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (10.32%) Eclipse
8 13 (10.32%) Git (software)
8 13 (10.32%) Gradle
8 13 (10.32%) TeamCity
9 10 (7.94%) AnthillPro
9 10 (7.94%) JUnit
10 8 (6.35%) IntelliJ
10 8 (6.35%) JIRA
10 8 (6.35%) SoapUI
11 7 (5.56%) NetBeans
11 7 (5.56%) Selenium
12 6 (4.76%) RSpec
13 5 (3.97%) Moq
General
1 20 (15.87%) Advertising
2 15 (11.90%) Games
3 13 (10.32%) Finance
4 7 (5.56%) Back Office
5 3 (2.38%) Marketing
5 3 (2.38%) Retail
6 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 99 (78.57%) Developer
2 47 (37.30%) .NET Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 17 (13.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (13.49%) C# Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Software Developer
5 13 (10.32%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 11 (8.73%) Agile Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Agile .NET Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Agile C# Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Java Engineer
8 10 (7.94%) Test Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Social Media Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Developer in Test
11 4 (3.17%) Objective-C Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (49.21%) .NET
2 45 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 41 (32.54%) HTML
4 34 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (23.02%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (19.05%) RESTful
7 23 (18.25%) CSS
7 23 (18.25%) WCF
8 19 (15.08%) XML
9 18 (14.29%) Web Services
10 16 (12.70%) HTML5
11 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 14 (11.11%) Spring
13 13 (10.32%) .NET Framework
14 11 (8.73%) jQuery
15 9 (7.14%) SOAP
16 8 (6.35%) Hibernate
16 8 (6.35%) JSON
16 8 (6.35%) NHibernate
16 8 (6.35%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) User Experience
2 10 (7.94%) Blog
3 7 (5.56%) BBC
3 7 (5.56%) Social Media
4 5 (3.97%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.17%) DTV
6 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) Linux
2 9 (7.14%) Unix
3 5 (3.97%) Android
3 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.17%) CentOS
4 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.03%) BDD
3 52 (41.27%) MVC
4 50 (39.68%) Scrum
5 37 (29.37%) OO
6 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (16.67%) OOP
8 17 (13.49%) Web Application Development
9 12 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.73%) Test Automation
11 10 (7.94%) DevOps
11 10 (7.94%) OOD
11 10 (7.94%) SDLC
12 8 (6.35%) Automated Testing
12 8 (6.35%) SOA
12 8 (6.35%) User Stories
12 8 (6.35%) Web Development
13 7 (5.56%) ATDD
13 7 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (58.73%) C#
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 40 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 34 (26.98%) Ruby
5 27 (21.43%) SQL
6 21 (16.67%) Python
7 20 (15.87%) PHP
8 15 (11.90%) C++
9 9 (7.14%) Perl
10 7 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.76%) TypeScript
12 4 (3.17%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.79%) Go
14 1 (0.79%) Scala
14 1 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB
2 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (11.90%) Oracle
2 10 (7.94%) Facebook
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) TOWER Software
3 7 (5.56%) Apple
3 7 (5.56%) Google
3 7 (5.56%) Sony
3 7 (5.56%) Yahoo!
4 4 (3.17%) Perforce
4 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.38%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.59%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25k - £35k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Product Development
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 27 days ago