The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATDD 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
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 805 780 820
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +40
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 61 93 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.093% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.11% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 51
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -18.33%
ATDD
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87575 81149 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.08% 81.19% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70594 67308 74983
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATDD
Salary Trend in England

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

ATDD Salary Trend in England

ATDD
Salary Histogram in England

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

ATDD Salary Histogram in England

ATDD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the England 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
London -11 43 £56,250 -6.25% 6
South East -11 6 £53,375 +27.08%
Yorkshire -53 5 £40,500 +32.78%
West Midlands -7 3 £52,500 +40.00% 4
East of England -2 1 £36,000 - 1
North West -27 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West -38 1 £39,000 -8.23%
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
ATDD
UK

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ATDD 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 ATDD.

1 152 (96.20%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (92.41%) TDD
3 127 (80.38%) BDD
4 90 (56.96%) Scrum
5 65 (41.14%) C#
6 50 (31.65%) QA
7 48 (30.38%) REST
8 47 (29.75%) JavaScript
8 47 (29.75%) .NET
9 46 (29.11%) Java
10 44 (27.85%) Test Automation
11 43 (27.22%) FitNesse
11 43 (27.22%) OO
11 43 (27.22%) Finance
12 41 (25.95%) Selenium
13 40 (25.32%) XML
13 40 (25.32%) HTML
14 39 (24.68%) Cucumber
15 37 (23.42%) Web Services
15 37 (23.42%) jQuery
15 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (22.78%) Automated Testing
17 35 (22.15%) Kanban
18 34 (21.52%) Software Testing
19 33 (20.89%) Workflow
20 32 (20.25%) SQL Server
20 32 (20.25%) Degree
20 32 (20.25%) Open Source
21 31 (19.62%) MVC
22 30 (18.99%) Games

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ATDD 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 ATDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (15.19%) Confluence
2 11 (6.96%) Node.js
3 3 (1.90%) IIS
4 2 (1.27%) Apache Qpid
4 2 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (1.27%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.27%) Mule
5 1 (0.63%) SAS
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (7.59%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
1 10 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.16%) SaaS
3 4 (2.53%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.39%) HTTP
2 4 (2.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.72%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.96%) Big Data
4 10 (6.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.33%) Hazelcast
4 10 (6.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (6.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (5.06%) MySQL
6 6 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.80%) Couchbase
6 6 (3.80%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.90%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (27.22%) FitNesse
2 41 (25.95%) Selenium
3 39 (24.68%) Cucumber
4 28 (17.72%) SpecFlow
4 28 (17.72%) Git (software)
5 25 (15.82%) Jenkins
6 19 (12.03%) JIRA
7 18 (11.39%) WebDriver
8 17 (10.76%) QuickTest Pro
9 15 (9.49%) NUnit
10 14 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (6.96%) SoapUI
12 10 (6.33%) JUnit
13 7 (4.43%) Subversion
14 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
15 5 (3.16%) ReSharper
15 5 (3.16%) Maven
15 5 (3.16%) Calabash
15 5 (3.16%) Hudson
16 4 (2.53%) Jasmine
General
1 43 (27.22%) Finance
2 30 (18.99%) Games
3 15 (9.49%) Retail
3 15 (9.49%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.96%) Banking
5 10 (6.33%) Publishing
6 9 (5.70%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.16%) Back Office
8 4 (2.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.27%) Marketing
9 2 (1.27%) Electronics
9 2 (1.27%) Law
9 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 84 (53.16%) Developer
2 36 (22.78%) Tester
3 29 (18.35%) Senior Developer
4 27 (17.09%) Software Developer
5 16 (10.13%) Analyst
6 15 (9.49%) Test Analyst
6 15 (9.49%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.86%) Senior Web Developer
7 14 (8.86%) Web Developer
8 12 (7.59%) Java Developer
9 11 (6.96%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (6.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (6.33%) Test Engineer
10 10 (6.33%) Technical Tester
11 9 (5.70%) Agile Test Analyst
11 9 (5.70%) Manual Test Analyst
12 8 (5.06%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (5.06%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (5.06%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.38%) REST
2 47 (29.75%) .NET
3 40 (25.32%) XML
3 40 (25.32%) HTML
4 37 (23.42%) Web Services
4 37 (23.42%) jQuery
5 29 (18.35%) AngularJS
6 28 (17.72%) ASP.NET
7 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 20 (12.66%) HTML5
9 20 (12.66%) CSS
9 20 (12.66%) .NET Framework
10 18 (11.39%) CSS3
11 17 (10.76%) WCF
11 17 (10.76%) SOAP
12 16 (10.13%) XSLT
12 16 (10.13%) LINQ
13 15 (9.49%) WPF
13 15 (9.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.25%) Open Source
2 19 (12.03%) N-Tier
3 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.96%) Video on Demand
4 11 (6.96%) IPTV
5 9 (5.70%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.16%) Blog
6 5 (3.16%) Xbox
7 4 (2.53%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.53%) IVR
8 3 (1.90%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.90%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.27%) DTV
10 1 (0.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Linux
2 18 (11.39%) Windows
3 15 (9.49%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (96.20%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (92.41%) TDD
3 127 (80.38%) BDD
4 90 (56.96%) Scrum
5 44 (27.85%) Test Automation
6 43 (27.22%) OO
7 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (22.78%) Automated Testing
9 35 (22.15%) Kanban
10 34 (21.52%) Software Testing
11 33 (20.89%) Workflow
12 31 (19.62%) MVC
13 30 (18.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (18.35%) OOP
15 27 (17.09%) Refactoring
15 27 (17.09%) SOA
16 26 (16.46%) Test Scripting
16 26 (16.46%) Mentoring
17 25 (15.82%) Web Development
17 25 (15.82%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.14%) C#
2 47 (29.75%) JavaScript
3 46 (29.11%) Java
4 26 (16.46%) SQL
5 15 (9.49%) TypeScript
6 11 (6.96%) C++
7 9 (5.70%) Ruby
8 2 (1.27%) Scala
8 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.27%) Python
8 2 (1.27%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.27%) C
8 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.27%) VBScript
9 1 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) F#
9 1 (0.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 32 (20.25%) Degree
2 18 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 17 (10.76%) ISEB
4 11 (6.96%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (31.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.59%) HP
3 11 (6.96%) Atlassian
4 10 (6.33%) Jaspersoft
5 8 (5.06%) Oracle
6 2 (1.27%) Mitel
6 2 (1.27%) Avaya
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) Cognos
6 2 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.63%) Red Gate
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive based on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 25 days ago