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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 783 849 794
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -55
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 115 78 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.067% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.081% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 101 53 74
Average salary £62,500 £56,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.61% +18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%

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
92776 96821 88019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75982 77929 71900
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the UK

ATDD
Top 24 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 3 August 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 +45 100 £62,500 +9.64% 17
London +43 70 £65,000 +4.00% 14
City of London +64 30 £75,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +13 9 - -
West Yorkshire - 9 - -
Glasgow - 9 £65,000 -
Leeds - 9 - -
Scotland - 9 £65,000 -
South East +10 8 £60,000 +71.42% 2
East of England - 6 £31,250 - 1
Reading - 6 £60,000 - 2
Berkshire - 6 £60,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 6 £31,250 - 1
Manchester -4 3 £72,500 +27.19%
North West -12 3 £72,500 +27.19%
Basingstoke +22 2 £57,500 +2.22%
Hampshire +11 2 £57,500 +100.00%
East Midlands +5 2 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £35,000 -
Nottingham -3 2 £35,000 -
South West -9 1 £42,500 +11.84%
Bristol -17 1 £42,500 +11.84%
St Albans - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 216 (98.63%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (78.08%) TDD
3 155 (70.78%) BDD
4 142 (64.84%) Scrum
5 137 (62.56%) Continuous Integration
6 101 (46.12%) Java
7 88 (40.18%) Test Automation
8 82 (37.44%) C#
9 60 (27.40%) WebDriver
9 60 (27.40%) QA
9 60 (27.40%) Selenium
10 57 (26.03%) Pair Programming
11 55 (25.11%) E-Commerce
12 53 (24.20%) Cucumber
12 53 (24.20%) User Stories
13 52 (23.74%) SQL
13 52 (23.74%) .NET
14 50 (22.83%) Kanban
15 48 (21.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 48 (21.92%) JUnit
16 42 (19.18%) ASP.NET
17 41 (18.72%) Finance
18 38 (17.35%) Automated Testing
18 38 (17.35%) Jenkins
19 37 (16.89%) MVC
20 36 (16.44%) JavaScript
20 36 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
21 33 (15.07%) Groovy
21 33 (15.07%) Mentoring
22 31 (14.16%) NUnit

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (1.83%) Confluence
2 2 (0.91%) Node.js
2 2 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (0.91%) Mule ESB
2 2 (0.91%) JBoss
2 2 (0.91%) CMS
2 2 (0.91%) GlassFish
2 2 (0.91%) Mule
3 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) PaaS
2 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.59%) Internet
2 12 (5.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.87%) MongoDB
1 26 (11.87%) Apache Cassandra
1 26 (11.87%) NoSQL
2 23 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.50%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.39%) MySQL
4 11 (5.02%) CouchDB
4 11 (5.02%) Couchbase
5 7 (3.20%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.20%) Redis
5 7 (3.20%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (27.40%) Selenium
1 60 (27.40%) WebDriver
2 53 (24.20%) Cucumber
3 48 (21.92%) JUnit
4 38 (17.35%) Jenkins
5 31 (14.16%) NUnit
5 31 (14.16%) SoapUI
6 30 (13.70%) JIRA
7 29 (13.24%) TestNG
7 29 (13.24%) JBehave
8 21 (9.59%) FitNesse
9 20 (9.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (8.68%) Git (software)
10 19 (8.68%) Hudson
11 16 (7.31%) LoadRunner
11 16 (7.31%) JMeter
12 13 (5.94%) Subversion
13 12 (5.48%) SpecFlow
13 12 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (4.57%) ReSharper
General
1 41 (18.72%) Finance
2 27 (12.33%) Marketing
3 20 (9.13%) Games
4 13 (5.94%) Banking
5 12 (5.48%) Retail
6 11 (5.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (4.11%) Telecoms
8 8 (3.65%) Electronics
8 8 (3.65%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.65%) Publishing
9 5 (2.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 88 (40.18%) Developer
2 36 (16.44%) ScrumMaster
3 35 (15.98%) Tester
4 33 (15.07%) Java Developer
5 32 (14.61%) Software Engineer
6 19 (8.68%) .NET Developer
6 19 (8.68%) QA Engineer
7 18 (8.22%) QA Tester
7 18 (8.22%) Software Developer
7 18 (8.22%) AWS Developer
8 17 (7.76%) Test Engineer
9 15 (6.85%) Technical Leader
10 14 (6.39%) Java Software Developer
10 14 (6.39%) Java Software Engineer
10 14 (6.39%) Automation Engineer
10 14 (6.39%) Test Automation Engineer
11 12 (5.48%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.02%) Lead Software Engineer
12 11 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.02%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (23.74%) .NET
2 42 (19.18%) ASP.NET
3 30 (13.70%) HTML
4 29 (13.24%) AngularJS
5 24 (10.96%) CSS
6 22 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (6.85%) Laravel
7 15 (6.85%) Backbone.js
7 15 (6.85%) Phalcon
7 15 (6.85%) Symfony
8 14 (6.39%) Spring
8 14 (6.39%) Web Services
9 11 (5.02%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (5.02%) Spring MVC
9 11 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (4.11%) HTML5
11 9 (4.11%) jQuery
12 8 (3.65%) Velocity
13 7 (3.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.13%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.85%) Smartphone
3 14 (6.39%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.02%) NHS
4 11 (5.02%) DTV
5 10 (4.57%) Blog
5 10 (4.57%) Data Structures
5 10 (4.57%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.20%) PlayStation
6 7 (3.20%) Xbox
6 7 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.83%) User Experience
8 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.83%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.46%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.46%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.85%) UNIX
2 12 (5.48%) Linux
3 6 (2.74%) Windows
4 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.91%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (98.63%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (78.08%) TDD
3 155 (70.78%) BDD
4 142 (64.84%) Scrum
5 137 (62.56%) Continuous Integration
6 88 (40.18%) Test Automation
7 57 (26.03%) Pair Programming
8 55 (25.11%) E-Commerce
9 53 (24.20%) User Stories
10 50 (22.83%) Kanban
11 48 (21.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 38 (17.35%) Automated Testing
13 37 (16.89%) MVC
14 36 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
15 33 (15.07%) Mentoring
16 31 (14.16%) Waterfall
16 31 (14.16%) Refactoring
17 29 (13.24%) Feature Driven Development
18 27 (12.33%) Software Testing
19 26 (11.87%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 101 (46.12%) Java
2 82 (37.44%) C#
3 52 (23.74%) SQL
4 36 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 33 (15.07%) Groovy
6 15 (6.85%) PHP
7 13 (5.94%) Python
8 12 (5.48%) VBA
9 11 (5.02%) Scala
10 6 (2.74%) Ruby
10 6 (2.74%) C++
11 2 (0.91%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.70%) ISEB
2 26 (11.87%) Degree
3 9 (4.11%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.91%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (27.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (6.85%) Zend
2 11 (5.02%) Oracle
3 9 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.65%) SAP
5 7 (3.20%) HP
6 3 (1.37%) ATG
7 1 (0.46%) VMware
7 1 (0.46%) NorthgateArinso
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: -Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago