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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 428 403 418
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 10 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.081% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 20
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,750 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +3.80%
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
16728 16906 16604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.26% 80.53% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13481 13263 13781
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 £29,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Surrey -5 7 £35,000 -46.15%
Berkshire -15 2 £53,750 +26.47%
East Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (80.95%) BDD
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 9 (42.86%) ISEB
5 9 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
6 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 8 (38.10%) Web Services
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) System Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Selenium
7 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 6 (28.57%) WCF
8 6 (28.57%) LINQ
8 6 (28.57%) SOA
8 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (28.57%) SOAP
8 6 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 2 (9.52%) NUnit
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
1 8 (38.10%) Tester
2 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 6 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) C# Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Tester
5 3 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 6 (28.57%) WCF
3 6 (28.57%) LINQ
3 6 (28.57%) SOAP
3 6 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (9.52%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blog
1 2 (9.52%) Xbox
1 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (80.95%) BDD
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (33.33%) System Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 6 (28.57%) SOA
7 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (28.57%) Microservices
7 6 (28.57%) Web Application Development
8 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Kanban
9 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
10 3 (14.29%) User Stories
10 3 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft