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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 824 761 820
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +59
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 64 92 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.092% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.12% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 54
Average salary £47,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 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
London -5 44 £57,500 -4.16% 2
North West -19 6 £57,000 +62.85% 1
South East -24 5 £50,500 +20.23%
Yorkshire -48 5 £40,500 +32.78% 4
West Midlands -13 1 £52,500 +40.00%
East of England -15 1 £36,000 - 1
South West -26 1 £38,000 -10.58%
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
ATDD
UK

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 150 (94.94%) TDD
2 128 (81.01%) BDD
3 92 (58.23%) Scrum
4 76 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (39.24%) C#
6 58 (36.71%) Java
7 53 (33.54%) REST
8 51 (32.28%) Test Automation
9 49 (31.01%) QA
10 47 (29.75%) Finance
11 45 (28.48%) OO
12 43 (27.22%) JavaScript
12 43 (27.22%) .NET
13 42 (26.58%) XML
13 42 (26.58%) FitNesse
14 41 (25.95%) Selenium
15 40 (25.32%) Automated Testing
15 40 (25.32%) Workflow
16 38 (24.05%) Web Services
16 38 (24.05%) Software Testing
16 38 (24.05%) jQuery
17 37 (23.42%) Open Source
17 37 (23.42%) HTML
18 36 (22.78%) Cucumber
19 35 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (21.52%) Degree
21 33 (20.89%) User Acceptance Testing
21 33 (20.89%) Games
21 33 (20.89%) OOP
22 32 (20.25%) Git (software)

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (17.09%) Confluence
2 12 (7.59%) Node.js
3 2 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (1.27%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.27%) Mule
3 2 (1.27%) IIS
3 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.23%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (7.59%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 4 (2.53%) SaaS
2 4 (2.53%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.46%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.23%) Big Data
4 12 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 12 (7.59%) Hazelcast
4 12 (7.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.43%) Couchbase
5 7 (4.43%) CouchDB
6 4 (2.53%) MySQL
6 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.27%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (26.58%) FitNesse
2 41 (25.95%) Selenium
3 36 (22.78%) Cucumber
4 32 (20.25%) Git (software)
5 27 (17.09%) Jenkins
6 22 (13.92%) WebDriver
7 21 (13.29%) SpecFlow
7 21 (13.29%) JIRA
8 18 (11.39%) QuickTest Pro
9 14 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (8.23%) SoapUI
11 11 (6.96%) JUnit
12 10 (6.33%) NUnit
13 6 (3.80%) Subversion
14 5 (3.16%) Maven
14 5 (3.16%) Hudson
14 5 (3.16%) Calabash
15 4 (2.53%) Jasmine
15 4 (2.53%) ReSharper
16 3 (1.90%) Ant
General
1 47 (29.75%) Finance
2 33 (20.89%) Games
3 17 (10.76%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.86%) Banking
4 14 (8.86%) Retail
5 13 (8.23%) Publishing
6 9 (5.70%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.16%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.16%) Back Office
8 3 (1.90%) Law
9 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.27%) Electronics
9 2 (1.27%) Marketing
10 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 84 (53.16%) Developer
2 38 (24.05%) Tester
3 35 (22.15%) Senior Developer
4 25 (15.82%) Software Developer
5 18 (11.39%) Java Developer
6 16 (10.13%) Analyst
7 14 (8.86%) Test Analyst
7 14 (8.86%) Web Developer
7 14 (8.86%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.86%) Senior Web Developer
8 12 (7.59%) Technical Tester
8 12 (7.59%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Agile Test Analyst
9 10 (6.33%) Manual Test Analyst
9 10 (6.33%) Web Tester
9 10 (6.33%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.70%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (5.06%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.54%) REST
2 43 (27.22%) .NET
3 42 (26.58%) XML
4 38 (24.05%) Web Services
4 38 (24.05%) jQuery
5 37 (23.42%) HTML
6 29 (18.35%) AngularJS
7 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
8 23 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 20 (12.66%) CSS
9 20 (12.66%) .NET Framework
10 19 (12.03%) SOAP
10 19 (12.03%) CSS3
11 18 (11.39%) HTML5
12 16 (10.13%) WCF
12 16 (10.13%) LINQ
12 16 (10.13%) Backbone.js
13 15 (9.49%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (9.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.42%) Open Source
2 18 (11.39%) N-Tier
3 12 (7.59%) IPTV
3 12 (7.59%) Video on Demand
4 6 (3.80%) IVR
5 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.53%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.53%) Xbox
5 4 (2.53%) Blog
6 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.82%) Linux
2 17 (10.76%) Windows
3 16 (10.13%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (94.94%) TDD
2 128 (81.01%) BDD
3 92 (58.23%) Scrum
4 76 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (32.28%) Test Automation
6 45 (28.48%) OO
7 40 (25.32%) Workflow
7 40 (25.32%) Automated Testing
8 38 (24.05%) Software Testing
9 35 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (20.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (20.89%) OOP
11 30 (18.99%) MVC
11 30 (18.99%) Test Scripting
11 30 (18.99%) Kanban
12 28 (17.72%) SOA
12 28 (17.72%) Pair Programming
13 27 (17.09%) Refactoring
14 25 (15.82%) Agile Testing
15 23 (14.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.24%) C#
2 58 (36.71%) Java
3 43 (27.22%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.35%) SQL
5 15 (9.49%) TypeScript
6 9 (5.70%) Ruby
7 5 (3.16%) C++
8 2 (1.27%) C
8 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.27%) VBScript
8 2 (1.27%) Python
8 2 (1.27%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.27%) Scala
9 1 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) Haskell
9 1 (0.63%) Erlang
9 1 (0.63%) F#
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (21.52%) Degree
2 19 (12.03%) ISEB
3 18 (11.39%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (31.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.23%) Atlassian
3 12 (7.59%) Jaspersoft
3 12 (7.59%) HP
4 9 (5.70%) Oracle
5 2 (1.27%) SAP
5 2 (1.27%) JBoss
5 2 (1.27%) Cognos
5 2 (1.27%) Avaya
5 2 (1.27%) Mitel
6 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago