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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 33 59
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Permanent jobs citing TDD 47 87 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.35% 6.47% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 8.16% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45 79 38
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 £27,700 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1132 1066 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.68% 79.26% 73.67%
Number of salaries quoted 920 913 831
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 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 1 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
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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 -22 42 £38,500 +10.00% 7
North Wales - 4 £37,500 -
West Wales +6 1 £36,000 -40.00% 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 96 (89.72%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.81%) Scrum
3 59 (55.14%) C#
4 55 (51.40%) .NET
5 53 (49.53%) BDD
6 50 (46.73%) Java
7 44 (41.12%) SQL Server
7 44 (41.12%) ASP.NET
7 44 (41.12%) MVC
8 38 (35.51%) JavaScript
8 38 (35.51%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (31.78%) HTML
10 33 (30.84%) WCF
11 31 (28.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (28.04%) Linux
13 28 (26.17%) Perl
14 27 (25.23%) Jenkins
15 25 (23.36%) Web Application Development
15 25 (23.36%) User Experience
16 24 (22.43%) JUnit
17 22 (20.56%) Web Services
17 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
17 22 (20.56%) Cucumber
17 22 (20.56%) Product Management
18 21 (19.63%) Bash Shell
19 20 (18.69%) RESTful
19 20 (18.69%) OO
19 20 (18.69%) NUnit
19 20 (18.69%) .NET Framework
20 19 (17.76%) Ruby

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (17.76%) Confluence
2 16 (14.95%) Node.js
3 8 (7.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 4 (3.74%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.93%) Mule
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
6 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.80%) GitHub
3 2 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.87%) SaaS
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) DVB
2 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.54%) HTTP
4 2 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (41.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.89%) MongoDB
2 17 (15.89%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.74%) Big Data
4 4 (3.74%) Couchbase
4 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.74%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.80%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.87%) Redis
6 2 (1.87%) MySQL
6 2 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) Jenkins
2 24 (22.43%) JUnit
3 22 (20.56%) Cucumber
4 20 (18.69%) NUnit
5 19 (17.76%) JIRA
6 16 (14.95%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
8 14 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (12.15%) TestLink
10 9 (8.41%) Eclipse
11 8 (7.48%) Moq
12 7 (6.54%) MSTest
12 7 (6.54%) Maven
12 7 (6.54%) JMeter
13 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
14 5 (4.67%) NetBeans
14 5 (4.67%) Hudson
15 4 (3.74%) Xcode
15 4 (3.74%) Selenium
15 4 (3.74%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (10.28%) Advertising
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (69.16%) Developer
2 34 (31.78%) .NET Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Test Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.35%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.54%) Web Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Tester
7 4 (3.74%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (3.74%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Development Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) CRM Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.80%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (1.87%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.40%) .NET
2 44 (41.12%) ASP.NET
3 34 (31.78%) HTML
4 33 (30.84%) WCF
5 31 (28.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (20.56%) Web Services
7 20 (18.69%) .NET Framework
7 20 (18.69%) RESTful
8 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (15.89%) CSS
10 16 (14.95%) jQuery
10 16 (14.95%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (12.15%) NHibernate
12 12 (11.21%) XML
12 12 (11.21%) Entity Framework
13 10 (9.35%) MonoRail
14 8 (7.48%) REST
15 7 (6.54%) HTML5
15 7 (6.54%) Spring
16 6 (5.61%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) User Experience
2 19 (17.76%) Client/Server
3 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (13.08%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (12.15%) Statistics
6 10 (9.35%) Tandem
7 9 (8.41%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.80%) DTV
9 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.80%) Social Network
10 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.93%) PMI
11 1 (0.93%) Wiki
11 1 (0.93%) Replication
11 1 (0.93%) iPad
11 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.04%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) CentOS
2 13 (12.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.54%) Windows
4 6 (5.61%) Android
4 6 (5.61%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (89.72%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.81%) Scrum
3 53 (49.53%) BDD
4 44 (41.12%) MVC
5 38 (35.51%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (23.36%) Web Application Development
7 22 (20.56%) Product Management
8 20 (18.69%) OO
9 14 (13.08%) OOP
10 13 (12.15%) Test Management
11 12 (11.21%) Test Scripting
12 10 (9.35%) Regression Testing
12 10 (9.35%) SDLC
12 10 (9.35%) User Stories
12 10 (9.35%) Bug Management
12 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.41%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (7.48%) Kanban
14 8 (7.48%) Test Automation
14 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (55.14%) C#
2 50 (46.73%) Java
3 38 (35.51%) JavaScript
4 28 (26.17%) Perl
5 21 (19.63%) Bash Shell
6 19 (17.76%) SQL
6 19 (17.76%) Objective-C
6 19 (17.76%) Ruby
6 19 (17.76%) Korn
7 12 (11.21%) C++
8 8 (7.48%) PHP
8 8 (7.48%) Python
9 6 (5.61%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.61%) Scala
10 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.80%) VB
11 2 (1.87%) Erlang
12 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Facebook
3 13 (12.15%) Perforce
3 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.48%) Oracle
5 6 (5.61%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.80%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.93%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.93%) hybris
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
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