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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 795 818 857
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +39
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 91 84 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.076% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.093% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 80 66 33
Average salary £56,875 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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
92363 90476 91973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.69% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75858 73597 77983
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the UK

ATDD
Top 18 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 26 November 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
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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 +5 86 £57,500 +35.29% 5
London +31 65 £57,500 +4.54% 5
City of London +44 12 £75,000 +7.14% 2
South East -9 10 £50,000 +19.04%
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands +13 4 £47,500 -34.48%
Leeds -15 4 - -
West Yorkshire -28 4 - -
Yorkshire -40 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Surrey -2 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Basingstoke - 2 £56,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol -7 1 £39,000 -8.23%
South West -22 1 £39,000 -8.23%
Coventry - 1 £52,500 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 151 (95.57%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (86.08%) TDD
3 129 (81.65%) BDD
4 85 (53.80%) Scrum
5 72 (45.57%) C#
6 51 (32.28%) .NET
6 51 (32.28%) QA
7 45 (28.48%) SQL Server
8 44 (27.85%) Finance
9 40 (25.32%) Cucumber
10 39 (24.68%) Java
10 39 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (24.05%) Microsoft
11 38 (24.05%) SpecFlow
12 36 (22.78%) JavaScript
12 36 (22.78%) NUnit
13 35 (22.15%) Test Automation
13 35 (22.15%) Web Services
14 34 (21.52%) Selenium
15 33 (20.89%) FitNesse
16 32 (20.25%) OO
16 32 (20.25%) REST
17 31 (19.62%) Kanban
18 28 (17.72%) HTML
18 28 (17.72%) SQL
19 27 (17.09%) Pair Programming
20 26 (16.46%) Refactoring
20 26 (16.46%) MVC
20 26 (16.46%) Relational Database
21 25 (15.82%) C++

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (4.43%) Confluence
2 5 (3.16%) IIS
3 3 (1.90%) CMS
4 2 (1.27%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.27%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.63%) Mule
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 8 (5.06%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.80%) SaaS
2 4 (2.53%) OpenShift
2 4 (2.53%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 4 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.49%) HTTP
2 7 (4.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.46%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.76%) MySQL
4 13 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.80%) SSDT
9 6 (3.80%) Big Data
10 5 (3.16%) Couchbase
10 5 (3.16%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.16%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.53%) Redis
11 4 (2.53%) Hazelcast
11 4 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (25.32%) Cucumber
2 38 (24.05%) SpecFlow
3 36 (22.78%) NUnit
4 34 (21.52%) Selenium
5 33 (20.89%) FitNesse
6 24 (15.19%) Visual Studio
7 22 (13.92%) Jenkins
8 21 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (8.86%) JUnit
10 13 (8.23%) JBehave
11 12 (7.59%) WebDriver
11 12 (7.59%) GCC
11 12 (7.59%) SoapUI
11 12 (7.59%) CppUnit
11 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
11 12 (7.59%) JIRA
11 12 (7.59%) GoogleTest
12 10 (6.33%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (5.70%) Hudson
14 8 (5.06%) MSTest
General
1 44 (27.85%) Finance
2 17 (10.76%) Games
3 11 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.70%) Retail
4 9 (5.70%) Marketing
5 8 (5.06%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.06%) Banking
6 6 (3.80%) Publishing
7 4 (2.53%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.53%) Back Office
8 3 (1.90%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.27%) Electronics
9 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (20.25%) Software Developer
2 32 (20.25%) Tester
3 18 (11.39%) Analyst
4 15 (9.49%) Test Analyst
5 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
5 12 (7.59%) C# Developer
6 10 (6.33%) QA Engineer
6 10 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (5.70%) Web Developer
7 9 (5.70%) Architect
8 8 (5.06%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.06%) C++ Developer
9 7 (4.43%) ScrumMaster
9 7 (4.43%) QA Tester
9 7 (4.43%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.80%) C# Web Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (32.28%) .NET
2 35 (22.15%) Web Services
3 32 (20.25%) REST
4 28 (17.72%) HTML
5 24 (15.19%) ASP.NET
6 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (12.66%) HTML5
8 19 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 19 (12.03%) XML
8 19 (12.03%) .NET Framework
9 16 (10.13%) WCF
10 15 (9.49%) SOAP
10 15 (9.49%) jQuery
11 13 (8.23%) AngularJS
12 12 (7.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 12 (7.59%) STL
12 12 (7.59%) MFC
12 12 (7.59%) FIX Protocol
13 11 (6.96%) LINQ
14 10 (6.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (7.59%) Hedge funds
2 12 (7.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (7.59%) Fixed Income
3 10 (6.33%) N-Tier
3 10 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.33%) Open Source
4 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.80%) Clustering
5 6 (3.80%) Xbox
5 6 (3.80%) Blog
5 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.53%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.90%) User Experience
8 2 (1.27%) Online Games
8 2 (1.27%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.27%) IPTV
8 2 (1.27%) DTV
9 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Linux
2 23 (14.56%) Windows
3 12 (7.59%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (95.57%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (86.08%) TDD
3 129 (81.65%) BDD
4 85 (53.80%) Scrum
5 39 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (22.15%) Test Automation
7 32 (20.25%) OO
8 31 (19.62%) Kanban
9 27 (17.09%) Pair Programming
10 26 (16.46%) MVC
10 26 (16.46%) Refactoring
11 24 (15.19%) User Stories
12 22 (13.92%) Mentoring
13 19 (12.03%) Test Strategy
13 19 (12.03%) Automated Testing
14 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
14 17 (10.76%) Multithreading
15 16 (10.13%) Test Scripting
15 16 (10.13%) Unit Testing
15 16 (10.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (45.57%) C#
2 39 (24.68%) Java
3 36 (22.78%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.72%) SQL
5 25 (15.82%) C++
6 12 (7.59%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.96%) Ruby
8 5 (3.16%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.53%) XPath
10 2 (1.27%) Groovy
10 2 (1.27%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.63%) PHP
11 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.63%) Scala
11 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.06%) ISEB
4 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (32.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.33%) HP
3 5 (3.16%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.53%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle
6 2 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Cognos
7 1 (0.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.63%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
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