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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 434 416 420
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 6 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.061% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 27
Average salary £53,375 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.08% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -18.33%
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
17582 16505 17534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.90% 78.13% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13562 13492 14845
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ATDD across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Hampshire - 3 £56,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex -26 1 £50,500 -
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) BDD
3 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
4 12 (63.16%) ISEB
4 12 (63.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
5 10 (52.63%) User Stories
5 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
5 10 (52.63%) System Testing
5 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
5 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
6 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (36.84%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
9 4 (21.05%) QA
9 4 (21.05%) Kanban
10 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (15.79%) Blog
10 3 (15.79%) Selenium
10 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (15.79%) Xbox
10 3 (15.79%) Redis
10 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
10 3 (15.79%) AngularJS

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) ReSharper
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
2 9 (47.37%) Web Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (15.79%) Ninject
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) iBATIS
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Blog
2 3 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (15.79%) Xbox
3 1 (5.26%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) BDD
3 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
5 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
5 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
5 10 (52.63%) System Testing
5 10 (52.63%) User Stories
5 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
7 4 (21.05%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) DevOps
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) Test-First Development
9 2 (10.53%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISEB
2 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Avaya
1 2 (10.53%) Mitel
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft