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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing TDD 49 84 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.56% 6.24% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 7.98% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 60
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,300 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1119 1052 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.32% 78.10% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 917 919 834
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 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
South Wales -21 45 £37,500 +7.14% 9
North Wales +1 3 £37,500 -
West Wales +11 1 £36,000 -40.00% 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 97 (92.38%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (55.24%) Scrum
2 58 (55.24%) Java
3 55 (52.38%) BDD
4 49 (46.67%) C#
5 43 (40.95%) .NET
6 38 (36.19%) MVC
7 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 35 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 33 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (31.43%) Jenkins
10 31 (29.52%) Linux
10 31 (29.52%) JavaScript
11 30 (28.57%) Web Services
12 27 (25.71%) SQL
13 26 (24.76%) Perl
13 26 (24.76%) HTML
13 26 (24.76%) WCF
14 25 (23.81%) OO
15 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (20.95%) User Experience
17 21 (20.00%) Cucumber
18 20 (19.05%) JUnit
19 19 (18.10%) MongoDB
19 19 (18.10%) Bash Shell
20 18 (17.14%) Product Management
20 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
21 17 (16.19%) Ruby
21 17 (16.19%) Web Application Development
22 16 (15.24%) RESTful

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 16 (15.24%) Confluence
2 13 (12.38%) Node.js
3 7 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.90%) IIS
6 1 (0.95%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.95%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.95%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.86%) GitHub
3 3 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) DVB
2 7 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.81%) HTTP
4 3 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.10%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (5.71%) Big Data
6 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.86%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.86%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.90%) MySQL
8 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 21 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (19.05%) JUnit
4 16 (15.24%) JIRA
5 15 (14.29%) Maven
5 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (13.33%) Eclipse
7 13 (12.38%) NUnit
7 13 (12.38%) Hudson
8 12 (11.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
8 12 (11.43%) NetBeans
9 10 (9.52%) JMeter
9 10 (9.52%) TestLink
10 7 (6.67%) Selenium
11 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
12 4 (3.81%) Ant
12 4 (3.81%) Subversion
12 4 (3.81%) FitNesse
12 4 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Advertising
2 8 (7.62%) Retail
3 6 (5.71%) Back Office
4 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (66.67%) Developer
2 24 (22.86%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Test Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (3.81%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Tester
9 4 (3.81%) CRM Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.95%) .NET
2 35 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 30 (28.57%) Web Services
4 26 (24.76%) HTML
4 26 (24.76%) WCF
5 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (15.24%) RESTful
7 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (14.29%) jQuery
7 15 (14.29%) Spring
7 15 (14.29%) SOAP
8 13 (12.38%) XML
8 13 (12.38%) .NET Framework
8 13 (12.38%) REST
9 12 (11.43%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (11.43%) Java EE
10 11 (10.48%) NHibernate
10 11 (10.48%) CSS
11 9 (8.57%) MonoRail
12 8 (7.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) User Experience
2 16 (15.24%) Client/Server
3 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (9.52%) Statistics
5 9 (8.57%) Tandem
6 7 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.86%) Social Network
8 3 (2.86%) DTV
8 3 (2.86%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.95%) PMI
9 1 (0.95%) Replication
9 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.52%) Linux
2 10 (9.52%) CentOS
2 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.71%) Android
3 6 (5.71%) Windows
4 3 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (92.38%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (55.24%) Scrum
3 55 (52.38%) BDD
4 38 (36.19%) MVC
5 33 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (23.81%) OO
7 18 (17.14%) Product Management
8 17 (16.19%) Web Application Development
9 16 (15.24%) OOP
10 12 (11.43%) Test Scripting
11 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
11 11 (10.48%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.52%) User Stories
12 10 (9.52%) Test Management
12 10 (9.52%) Test Automation
13 8 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.62%) SDLC
14 7 (6.67%) Bug Management
14 7 (6.67%) Integration Testing
14 7 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.24%) Java
2 49 (46.67%) C#
3 31 (29.52%) JavaScript
4 27 (25.71%) SQL
5 26 (24.76%) Perl
6 19 (18.10%) Bash Shell
7 17 (16.19%) Ruby
8 16 (15.24%) Korn
8 16 (15.24%) Objective-C
9 14 (13.33%) C++
10 10 (9.52%) Python
11 9 (8.57%) PHP
12 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
12 6 (5.71%) Scala
13 3 (2.86%) Erlang
13 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.86%) VB
14 1 (0.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.52%) Perforce
3 10 (9.52%) Facebook
4 7 (6.67%) TOWER Software
5 4 (3.81%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.86%) Twitter
7 1 (0.95%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.95%) Apple
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