The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 780 809 799
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 103 98 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.083% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 87 76 70
Average salary £56,250 £59,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ATDD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ATDD within the UK.

ATDD Salary Trend in the UK

ATDD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ATDD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the UK

ATDD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
England +26 89 £57,500 -2.54% 24
London +47 58 £57,500 -8.00% 15
South East -7 10 £57,500 +64.28% 1
City of London +46 8 £67,500 - 3
East of England +20 7 £45,000 +34.32% 3
Hampshire +5 7 £57,500 +100.00%
Hertfordshire +3 7 £45,000 +34.32% 3
Wimbledon - 7 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 7 £57,500 -
South West -8 5 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +11 4 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £35,000 -
Wales - 4 £50,000 -
South Wales - 4 £50,000 -
Leeds - 4 - - 1
Letchworth - 4 £37,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £35,000 -
Somerset - 3 £32,500 -
Berkshire +4 2 £57,500 - 1
Bristol -4 2 £41,250 - 1
Reading - 2 £57,500 - 1
Newport - 2 £55,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £33,750 -
Manchester +11 1 £47,000 -16.81% 3
Woking +7 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Surrey +3 1 £32,500 -10.34%
North West -10 1 £47,000 -18.96% 3
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 178 (98.34%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (76.24%) TDD
3 137 (75.69%) BDD
4 119 (65.75%) Scrum
5 96 (53.04%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (42.54%) Java
7 75 (41.44%) QA
8 67 (37.02%) Test Automation
9 56 (30.94%) Selenium
10 53 (29.28%) Finance
10 53 (29.28%) C#
11 50 (27.62%) SQL
12 48 (26.52%) Pair Programming
12 48 (26.52%) User Stories
13 47 (25.97%) JavaScript
13 47 (25.97%) HTML
14 44 (24.31%) Kanban
15 42 (23.20%) WebDriver
15 42 (23.20%) E-Commerce
15 42 (23.20%) Jenkins
15 42 (23.20%) Cucumber
16 39 (21.55%) Software Testing
17 36 (19.89%) MVC
18 35 (19.34%) AngularJS
19 33 (18.23%) ISEB
20 32 (17.68%) .NET
20 32 (17.68%) SpecFlow
21 30 (16.57%) Automated Testing
21 30 (16.57%) JIRA
22 29 (16.02%) Marketing

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 7 (3.87%) Node.js
2 4 (2.21%) IIS
3 3 (1.66%) Confluence
4 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.55%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.55%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 8 (4.42%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.87%) SaaS
2 5 (2.76%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.84%) Internet
2 11 (6.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.92%) MongoDB
2 27 (14.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 26 (14.36%) Relational Database
4 23 (12.71%) NoSQL
5 17 (9.39%) MySQL
6 10 (5.52%) CouchDB
6 10 (5.52%) Couchbase
7 9 (4.97%) Big Data
8 7 (3.87%) Redis
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.66%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.10%) Adabas
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (30.94%) Selenium
2 42 (23.20%) WebDriver
2 42 (23.20%) Jenkins
2 42 (23.20%) Cucumber
3 32 (17.68%) SpecFlow
4 30 (16.57%) JIRA
5 29 (16.02%) SoapUI
6 28 (15.47%) JUnit
7 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
7 26 (14.36%) NUnit
8 25 (13.81%) JBehave
9 21 (11.60%) TestNG
10 20 (11.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (10.50%) Hudson
12 18 (9.94%) FitNesse
13 17 (9.39%) ReSharper
14 14 (7.73%) QuickTest Pro
14 14 (7.73%) LoadRunner
14 14 (7.73%) Subversion
15 10 (5.52%) JMeter
General
1 53 (29.28%) Finance
2 29 (16.02%) Marketing
3 16 (8.84%) Retail
4 11 (6.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (5.52%) Games
6 9 (4.97%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.42%) Electronics
7 8 (4.42%) Manufacturing
8 7 (3.87%) Banking
9 5 (2.76%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (39.23%) Developer
2 42 (23.20%) Tester
3 26 (14.36%) Java Developer
4 24 (13.26%) ScrumMaster
5 23 (12.71%) Software Engineer
6 22 (12.15%) QA Tester
7 21 (11.60%) QA Engineer
8 15 (8.29%) Software Developer
9 14 (7.73%) Technical Leader
10 12 (6.63%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.08%) Lead Software Engineer
11 11 (6.08%) Agile C# Developer
11 11 (6.08%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.52%) Java Software Developer
12 10 (5.52%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (4.97%) Senior Tester
13 9 (4.97%) Automation Tester
14 8 (4.42%) Senior Automation Tester
14 8 (4.42%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.97%) HTML
2 35 (19.34%) AngularJS
3 32 (17.68%) .NET
4 28 (15.47%) ASP.NET
5 27 (14.92%) HTML5
6 25 (13.81%) CSS
7 18 (9.94%) Backbone.js
8 17 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (8.84%) Spring
10 15 (8.29%) jQuery
11 13 (7.18%) Laravel
11 13 (7.18%) Phalcon
11 13 (7.18%) Symfony
12 12 (6.63%) Web Services
12 12 (6.63%) XML
12 12 (6.63%) Gherkin
13 11 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (5.52%) Ajax
14 10 (5.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.60%) Mobile App
2 19 (10.50%) Open Source
3 15 (8.29%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (7.18%) Smartphone
5 11 (6.08%) DTV
6 10 (5.52%) Blog
7 8 (4.42%) Hedge funds
7 8 (4.42%) Fixed Income
7 8 (4.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (3.87%) Private Cloud
8 7 (3.87%) PlayStation
8 7 (3.87%) Xbox
9 5 (2.76%) N-Tier
10 4 (2.21%) NHS
10 4 (2.21%) User Experience
11 3 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.10%) SWIFT
12 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.94%) Linux
2 15 (8.29%) UNIX
3 10 (5.52%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.42%) Windows
5 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (98.34%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (76.24%) TDD
3 137 (75.69%) BDD
4 119 (65.75%) Scrum
5 96 (53.04%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (37.02%) Test Automation
7 48 (26.52%) Pair Programming
7 48 (26.52%) User Stories
8 44 (24.31%) Kanban
9 42 (23.20%) E-Commerce
10 39 (21.55%) Software Testing
11 36 (19.89%) MVC
12 30 (16.57%) Automated Testing
13 29 (16.02%) OO
14 27 (14.92%) Digital Marketing
15 26 (14.36%) Waterfall
16 23 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (12.15%) Test Scripting
18 21 (11.60%) Feature Driven Development
18 21 (11.60%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.54%) Java
2 53 (29.28%) C#
3 50 (27.62%) SQL
4 47 (25.97%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.94%) Groovy
6 14 (7.73%) Scala
7 13 (7.18%) PHP
8 8 (4.42%) C++
9 6 (3.31%) VBA
10 5 (2.76%) Ruby
11 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.10%) Python
12 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.10%) NATURAL
13 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.55%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 33 (18.23%) ISEB
2 11 (6.08%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.97%) Degree
4 3 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.10%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (41.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.87%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (13.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.18%) Zend
3 12 (6.63%) Oracle
4 8 (4.42%) SAP
5 7 (3.87%) Apple
6 3 (1.66%) ION Trading
6 3 (1.66%) HP
6 3 (1.66%) ATG
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