The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 435 449 452
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 18 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.049% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 20
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
ATDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15855 17511 19230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.67% 84.96% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13250 13913 15411
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing ATDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ATDD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ATDD Salary Trend in the South East

ATDD
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ATDD across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the South East

ATDD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 12 £70,000 -
Surrey +10 6 £35,000 +7.69%
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing ATDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 27 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (92.59%) BDD
4 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 17 (62.96%) Open Source
5 17 (62.96%) User Stories
6 16 (59.26%) Big Data
6 16 (59.26%) SaaS
6 16 (59.26%) Management Information System
6 16 (59.26%) Risk Management
6 16 (59.26%) Information Security
7 8 (29.63%) Scrum
8 7 (25.93%) ISEB
8 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
8 7 (25.93%) System Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
8 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
8 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 7 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (18.52%) HP UFT
9 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Back Office
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) CRM
10 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
11 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (7.41%) Coaching
12 2 (7.41%) .NET

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.70%) MSTest
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Back Office
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Head of Engineering
1 17 (62.96%) Head of Software Engineering
2 16 (59.26%) Head of Development
2 16 (59.26%) Head of Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Manual Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Web Automation Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Web Tester
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Manual Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Tester
7 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (3.70%) QA Manual Tester
7 1 (3.70%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.70%) DCOM
2 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.70%) MAPI
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.70%) WCF
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) WinForms
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (92.59%) BDD
4 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 17 (62.96%) Open Source
5 17 (62.96%) User Stories
6 16 (59.26%) Information Security
6 16 (59.26%) Risk Management
7 8 (29.63%) Scrum
8 7 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
8 7 (25.93%) System Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
9 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.81%) CRM
11 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (7.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ISEB
1 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle