The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 737 909 894
Rank change year-on-year
+172 -15
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 128 60 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.056% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.064% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 104 51 82
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,850 £62,500 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ATDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +132 111 £50,000 +2.56% 18
London +83 47 £65,000 +30.00% 4
East of England +34 18 £72,500 +72.61% 3
Hertfordshire +20 15 £72,500 +72.61% 2
North West - 11 £45,000 - 3
Manchester - 11 £45,000 - 3
South East +75 10 £40,000 -17.94% 1
Berkshire +48 8 £37,000 -24.10% 1
Reading +36 8 £37,000 -26.00% 1
South West - 7 £34,290 - 1
Yorkshire +16 6 £44,000 +17.33% 3
East Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
North East - 6 £35,000 - 3
Devon - 6 £33,581 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £35,000 - 3
Nottingham - 6 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £35,000 - 3
City of London +33 5 £57,500 +21.05% 2
West Yorkshire +21 4 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Leeds +20 4 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Belfast - 4 £61,500 -
Exeter - 4 £33,581 -
County Antrim - 4 £61,500 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £61,500 -
Wales -6 3 £62,500 +21.95%
South Wales -7 3 £62,500 +21.95%
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 - 1
Essex - 3 - - 1
Scotland +32 2 - -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing ATDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ATDD.

1 226 (93.39%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (80.58%) TDD
3 156 (64.46%) BDD
4 117 (48.35%) Java
5 105 (43.39%) Scrum
6 85 (35.12%) C#
7 82 (33.88%) Selenium
8 78 (32.23%) QA
9 76 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
10 70 (28.93%) OO
10 70 (28.93%) Jenkins
11 69 (28.51%) Test Automation
11 69 (28.51%) JIRA
12 67 (27.69%) .NET
13 63 (26.03%) Git (software)
13 63 (26.03%) SDLC
14 61 (25.21%) Finance
15 53 (21.90%) JavaScript
15 53 (21.90%) Software Engineering
15 53 (21.90%) DevOps
16 52 (21.49%) Amazon AWS
16 52 (21.49%) OOD
17 49 (20.25%) SQL
17 49 (20.25%) Web Services
18 48 (19.83%) User Stories
19 42 (17.36%) E-Commerce
20 41 (16.94%) Cucumber
20 41 (16.94%) Algorithms
21 40 (16.53%) WebDriver
22 39 (16.12%) Data Structures

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.72%) Confluence
2 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.65%) CMS
2 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 52 (21.49%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (10.74%) GitHub
3 18 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.07%) PaaS
5 3 (1.24%) IaaS
5 3 (1.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.48%) HTTP
2 3 (1.24%) Broadband
2 3 (1.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.13%) Big Data
4 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.24%) MySQL
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (0.83%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 82 (33.88%) Selenium
2 70 (28.93%) Jenkins
3 69 (28.51%) JIRA
4 63 (26.03%) Git (software)
5 41 (16.94%) Cucumber
6 40 (16.53%) WebDriver
7 34 (14.05%) FitNesse
8 28 (11.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (11.57%) Visual Studio
9 23 (9.50%) SpecFlow
10 15 (6.20%) Maven
10 15 (6.20%) TeamCity
11 13 (5.37%) Gradle
12 10 (4.13%) Ant
12 10 (4.13%) JUnit
13 8 (3.31%) Appium
13 8 (3.31%) Calabash
13 8 (3.31%) Jasmine
13 8 (3.31%) MSTest
13 8 (3.31%) NUnit
General
1 61 (25.21%) Finance
2 17 (7.02%) Retail
3 14 (5.79%) Banking
4 12 (4.96%) Marketing
5 9 (3.72%) Games
6 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.65%) German Language
8 3 (1.24%) Electronics
8 3 (1.24%) Front Office
8 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.83%) Advertising
9 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (40.50%) Developer
2 47 (19.42%) Java Developer
3 34 (14.05%) Analyst
4 29 (11.98%) QA Engineer
5 26 (10.74%) C# Developer
5 26 (10.74%) Test Analyst
6 25 (10.33%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (9.92%) Senior Test Analyst
8 22 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 21 (8.68%) E-Commerce Developer
9 21 (8.68%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 21 (8.68%) Software Engineer
10 19 (7.85%) Automation Test Analyst
11 18 (7.44%) Software Developer
12 17 (7.02%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 17 (7.02%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
13 14 (5.79%) Agile .NET Developer
13 14 (5.79%) Agile Developer
13 14 (5.79%) QA Automation Engineer
13 14 (5.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (27.69%) .NET
2 49 (20.25%) Web Services
3 33 (13.64%) HTML
4 30 (12.40%) CSS
5 26 (10.74%) jQuery
6 24 (9.92%) WPF
7 22 (9.09%) Node.js
8 21 (8.68%) WCF
9 20 (8.26%) AngularJS
10 19 (7.85%) .NET Framework
10 19 (7.85%) ASP.NET
10 19 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (7.85%) XML
11 18 (7.44%) Gherkin
11 18 (7.44%) REST
11 18 (7.44%) SOAP
12 14 (5.79%) DCOM
12 14 (5.79%) MAPI
13 13 (5.37%) Spring
14 12 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.94%) Algorithms
2 39 (16.12%) Data Structures
3 27 (11.16%) Computer Science
4 26 (10.74%) Management Information System
5 20 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (7.02%) Mobile App
7 14 (5.79%) Fintech
8 13 (5.37%) Data Integration
9 11 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.89%) PMI
10 7 (2.89%) User Experience
11 6 (2.48%) Blog
12 5 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (1.65%) Digital Media
13 4 (1.65%) Wiki
14 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.24%) Digital TV
14 3 (1.24%) Tandem
14 3 (1.24%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.33%) Windows
2 9 (3.72%) Linux
3 8 (3.31%) Android
3 8 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (93.39%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (80.58%) TDD
3 156 (64.46%) BDD
4 105 (43.39%) Scrum
5 76 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (28.93%) OO
7 69 (28.51%) Test Automation
8 63 (26.03%) SDLC
9 53 (21.90%) DevOps
9 53 (21.90%) Software Engineering
10 52 (21.49%) OOD
11 48 (19.83%) User Stories
12 42 (17.36%) E-Commerce
13 34 (14.05%) Unit Testing
14 33 (13.64%) Automated Testing
15 31 (12.81%) Continuous Delivery
15 31 (12.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (11.16%) Kanban
17 26 (10.74%) Mentoring
18 24 (9.92%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (48.35%) Java
2 85 (35.12%) C#
3 53 (21.90%) JavaScript
4 49 (20.25%) SQL
5 21 (8.68%) C++
6 18 (7.44%) Ruby
7 17 (7.02%) Python
8 16 (6.61%) Go
9 15 (6.20%) Clojure
10 13 (5.37%) F#
10 13 (5.37%) Rust
11 7 (2.89%) Perl
11 7 (2.89%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.07%) ES6
13 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.65%) Scala
14 3 (1.24%) C
14 3 (1.24%) Groovy
15 2 (0.83%) PHP
15 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (14.46%) Degree
2 7 (2.89%) ISEB
2 7 (2.89%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (32.23%) QA
2 8 (3.31%) SDET
3 2 (0.83%) ISO13485
Systems Management
1 18 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (5.79%) Puppet
3 12 (4.96%) Ansible
4 5 (2.07%) SCCM
5 3 (1.24%) Kibana
6 2 (0.83%) Grafana
6 2 (0.83%) Graphite
6 2 (0.83%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.83%) Nagios
6 2 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.96%) Oracle
3 4 (1.65%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.24%) SAP
5 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.41%) Perforce
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £43,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £63000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago