The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank - 228 211
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.016% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.020% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.58%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +18.05%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5069 5040 4179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.32% 82.37% 82.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4277 4082 3586
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ATDD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ATDD Salary Trend in the South West

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) JSF
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Struts
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) jMock
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (33.33%) Mule
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (33.33%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Ant
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) jMock
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Buildr
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) FindBugs
3 2 (33.33%) EasyMock
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (33.33%) Checkstyle
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) JSF
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) JSTL
4 2 (33.33%) Dojo
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) XML Parsing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) ECMAScript
5 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ATG
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) NorthgateArinso