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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 34 38 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Permanent jobs citing TDD 70 60 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.30% 4.54% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 6.07% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 55 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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
963 988 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.84% 74.79% 71.75%
Number of salaries quoted 844 875 669
Average salary £35,125 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,430 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +11 59 £35,000 +7.69% 9
North Wales - 6 £37,500 - 1
West Wales 0 2 £48,000 +53.20% 2
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 78 (50.65%) C#
2 77 (50.00%) .NET
3 70 (45.45%) Scrum
4 60 (38.96%) SQL Server
5 57 (37.01%) OO
6 56 (36.36%) HTML
6 56 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (35.71%) MVC
8 54 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (35.06%) ASP.NET
9 53 (34.42%) Java
10 49 (31.82%) JavaScript
10 49 (31.82%) Microsoft
11 48 (31.17%) WCF
12 45 (29.22%) NUnit
13 44 (28.57%) BDD
13 44 (28.57%) XML
14 43 (27.92%) Web Services
15 35 (22.73%) Jenkins
16 34 (22.08%) SQL
16 34 (22.08%) Groovy
17 32 (20.78%) MS Excel
17 32 (20.78%) SOA
18 31 (20.13%) Windows
19 30 (19.48%) CSS
19 30 (19.48%) Software Engineering
20 29 (18.83%) WinForms
21 28 (18.18%) SOAP
21 28 (18.18%) .NET Framework
22 26 (16.88%) Spring

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 18 (11.69%) Confluence
2 14 (9.09%) FileNet
3 13 (8.44%) LiveCycle
4 12 (7.79%) Node.js
5 4 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.95%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.30%) IIS
8 1 (0.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (20.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.14%) PaaS
2 11 (7.14%) IaaS
3 4 (2.60%) Trello
3 4 (2.60%) Basecamp
4 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) HTTP
2 7 (4.55%) Internet
3 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.95%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.30%) SSL
6 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.23%) MongoDB
3 22 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.60%) MySQL
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.95%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.65%) Big Data
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (29.22%) NUnit
2 35 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 26 (16.88%) MSTest
3 26 (16.88%) Moq
4 25 (16.23%) Subversion
4 25 (16.23%) Maven
5 23 (14.94%) JIRA
6 21 (13.64%) Selenium
7 20 (12.99%) SoapUI
8 18 (11.69%) JUnit
8 18 (11.69%) Git (software)
9 17 (11.04%) Hudson
10 13 (8.44%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (7.79%) Ant
11 12 (7.79%) WebDriver
12 10 (6.49%) Cucumber
13 9 (5.84%) JBehave
13 9 (5.84%) Calabash
13 9 (5.84%) eggPlant
13 9 (5.84%) Robotium
General
1 15 (9.74%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Advertising
3 4 (2.60%) Banking
3 4 (2.60%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (66.88%) Developer
2 57 (37.01%) .NET Developer
3 22 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.29%) Analyst
4 15 (9.74%) Test Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Test Analyst
5 13 (8.44%) Programmer
6 10 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Developer Analyst
7 9 (5.84%) Java Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Java Programmer
8 8 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (3.90%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (50.00%) .NET
2 56 (36.36%) HTML
3 54 (35.06%) ASP.NET
4 48 (31.17%) WCF
5 44 (28.57%) XML
6 43 (27.92%) Web Services
7 30 (19.48%) CSS
8 29 (18.83%) WinForms
9 28 (18.18%) SOAP
9 28 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 26 (16.88%) Spring
11 24 (15.58%) HTML5
11 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (13.64%) J2EE
14 17 (11.04%) REST
14 17 (11.04%) jQuery
14 17 (11.04%) Ajax
14 17 (11.04%) XSLT
14 17 (11.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Open Source
2 16 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 11 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) DTV
7 2 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.65%) Blog
8 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.13%) Windows
2 17 (11.04%) Android
3 16 (10.39%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.44%) Linux
5 9 (5.84%) UNIX
6 5 (3.25%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.25%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.95%) CentOS
7 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.45%) Scrum
2 57 (37.01%) OO
3 56 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (35.71%) MVC
5 54 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (28.57%) BDD
7 32 (20.78%) SOA
8 30 (19.48%) Software Engineering
9 24 (15.58%) Unit Testing
10 22 (14.29%) Release Management
10 22 (14.29%) OOD
11 21 (13.64%) E-Commerce
11 21 (13.64%) Web Application Development
12 20 (12.99%) Pair Programming
13 19 (12.34%) Configuration Management
13 19 (12.34%) RUP
13 19 (12.34%) DSDM
13 19 (12.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (12.34%) DevOps
14 18 (11.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (50.65%) C#
2 53 (34.42%) Java
3 49 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 34 (22.08%) SQL
4 34 (22.08%) Groovy
5 21 (13.64%) Scala
6 16 (10.39%) Clojure
7 13 (8.44%) Ruby
8 11 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 11 (7.14%) C++
8 11 (7.14%) Perl
8 11 (7.14%) PHP
9 9 (5.84%) Bash Shell
9 9 (5.84%) Korn
9 9 (5.84%) VB
10 7 (4.55%) Python
11 5 (3.25%) XAML
12 4 (2.60%) C
13 2 (1.30%) XPath
13 2 (1.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (2.60%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) ISEB
3 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMP
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.39%) Twitter
3 15 (9.74%) IBM
3 15 (9.74%) Oracle
4 13 (8.44%) Adobe
5 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.90%) Facebook
6 5 (3.25%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.60%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.60%) HP
7 4 (2.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.65%) TOWER Software
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