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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 782 834 802
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -32
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 113 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.078% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.094% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 98 64 68
Average salary £57,500 £57,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -20.45%

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +27 98 £57,500 +0.87% 16
London +28 62 £62,500 +4.16% 12
City of London +55 21 £65,000 -5.45%
South East +7 10 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Yorkshire +15 9 - -
West Yorkshire - 9 - -
Leeds - 9 - -
Scotland - 8 £65,000 -
Glasgow - 7 £65,000 -
East of England +11 5 £37,000 +10.44% 2
Hampshire +3 5 £57,500 +100.00%
Hertfordshire +3 5 £37,000 +10.44% 2
Reading - 5 £58,750 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £58,750 - 1
Basingstoke - 5 £57,500 -
Manchester -5 4 £72,500 +27.19%
South West -6 4 £33,750 -3.57% 1
North West -15 4 £72,500 +27.19%
East Midlands +3 3 £35,000 -
Nottingham +1 3 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £35,000 -
Somerset - 3 £32,500 - 1
Yeovil - 2 £33,750 - 1
West Midlands -9 1 £47,500 -
Bristol -16 1 £42,500 +16.43%
Aberdeen - 1 £57,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £37,000 -
St Albans - 1 £50,000 -
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 200 (98.52%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (78.82%) TDD
3 151 (74.38%) BDD
4 129 (63.55%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (62.07%) Scrum
6 94 (46.31%) Java
7 81 (39.90%) Test Automation
8 67 (33.00%) QA
8 67 (33.00%) C#
9 60 (29.56%) Selenium
10 56 (27.59%) WebDriver
11 55 (27.09%) E-Commerce
12 52 (25.62%) Pair Programming
13 50 (24.63%) Cucumber
14 48 (23.65%) SQL
14 48 (23.65%) User Stories
15 45 (22.17%) Finance
16 44 (21.67%) JUnit
17 42 (20.69%) Kanban
17 42 (20.69%) Jenkins
18 41 (20.20%) .NET
19 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
19 40 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
20 38 (18.72%) MVC
21 36 (17.73%) ASP.NET
22 35 (17.24%) JIRA
23 34 (16.75%) Waterfall
23 34 (16.75%) HTML
24 33 (16.26%) SoapUI
25 32 (15.76%) Software Testing

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (2.46%) Node.js
2 4 (1.97%) Confluence
3 2 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (0.99%) Mule ESB
3 2 (0.99%) JBoss
3 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
3 2 (0.99%) Mule
4 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.99%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.45%) SaaS
2 3 (1.48%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.82%) Internet
2 12 (5.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 29 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 27 (13.30%) NoSQL
3 23 (11.33%) Relational Database
4 21 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.90%) MySQL
6 12 (5.91%) CouchDB
6 12 (5.91%) Couchbase
7 7 (3.45%) Redis
8 6 (2.96%) Big Data
9 5 (2.46%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (29.56%) Selenium
2 56 (27.59%) WebDriver
3 50 (24.63%) Cucumber
4 44 (21.67%) JUnit
5 42 (20.69%) Jenkins
6 35 (17.24%) JIRA
7 33 (16.26%) SoapUI
8 30 (14.78%) JBehave
8 30 (14.78%) TestNG
9 26 (12.81%) NUnit
10 24 (11.82%) Git (software)
11 21 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (9.85%) Hudson
13 16 (7.88%) FitNesse
14 15 (7.39%) SpecFlow
15 13 (6.40%) LoadRunner
15 13 (6.40%) JMeter
16 12 (5.91%) Subversion
17 11 (5.42%) ReSharper
18 9 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (22.17%) Finance
2 27 (13.30%) Marketing
3 14 (6.90%) Retail
4 13 (6.40%) Games
5 11 (5.42%) Banking
6 10 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (4.43%) Telecoms
8 8 (3.94%) Electronics
8 8 (3.94%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.97%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.48%) Online Betting
10 3 (1.48%) Publishing
11 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 87 (42.86%) Developer
2 36 (17.73%) Tester
3 34 (16.75%) Java Developer
4 29 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
5 28 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 19 (9.36%) QA Engineer
7 18 (8.87%) QA Tester
7 18 (8.87%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.39%) Technical Leader
9 14 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
9 14 (6.90%) .NET Developer
9 14 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (6.40%) AWS Developer
11 12 (5.91%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.42%) Test Engineer
12 11 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.42%) Agile C# Developer
12 11 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.93%) Lead Software Engineer
14 9 (4.43%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.20%) .NET
2 36 (17.73%) ASP.NET
3 34 (16.75%) HTML
4 32 (15.76%) AngularJS
5 27 (13.30%) CSS
6 19 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (8.87%) Backbone.js
8 15 (7.39%) HTML5
8 15 (7.39%) Phalcon
8 15 (7.39%) Laravel
8 15 (7.39%) Spring
8 15 (7.39%) Symfony
9 13 (6.40%) Web Services
10 12 (5.91%) jQuery
10 12 (5.91%) Spring MVC
10 12 (5.91%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (4.43%) CSS3
13 9 (4.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Mobile App
2 15 (7.39%) Smartphone
3 11 (5.42%) DTV
4 10 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.93%) Blog
4 10 (4.93%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.93%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.43%) NHS
5 9 (4.43%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (3.45%) Xbox
6 7 (3.45%) PlayStation
7 4 (1.97%) User Experience
7 4 (1.97%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.99%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.39%) UNIX
2 14 (6.90%) Linux
3 5 (2.46%) Windows
4 4 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (98.52%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (78.82%) TDD
3 151 (74.38%) BDD
4 129 (63.55%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (62.07%) Scrum
6 81 (39.90%) Test Automation
7 55 (27.09%) E-Commerce
8 52 (25.62%) Pair Programming
9 48 (23.65%) User Stories
10 42 (20.69%) Kanban
11 40 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 38 (18.72%) MVC
13 34 (16.75%) Waterfall
14 32 (15.76%) Software Testing
14 32 (15.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 30 (14.78%) Refactoring
15 30 (14.78%) Automated Testing
15 30 (14.78%) Feature Driven Development
16 26 (12.81%) V-Model
16 26 (12.81%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 94 (46.31%) Java
2 67 (33.00%) C#
3 48 (23.65%) SQL
4 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.27%) Groovy
6 15 (7.39%) PHP
7 14 (6.90%) Scala
8 9 (4.43%) VBA
9 8 (3.94%) Python
10 5 (2.46%) C++
10 5 (2.46%) Ruby
11 2 (0.99%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.78%) ISEB
2 18 (8.87%) Degree
3 9 (4.43%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.99%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (33.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (7.39%) Zend
2 10 (4.93%) Oracle
3 8 (3.94%) SAP
3 8 (3.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.46%) HP
5 3 (1.48%) ATG
6 1 (0.49%) NorthgateArinso
6 1 (0.49%) Apple
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
Argos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: -Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago