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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 811 843 893
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +50
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 122 115 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 95 99 69
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £39,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £44,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.20% +27.85%

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
86444 95076 101495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72313 77694 82267
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 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +33 101 £62,500 +8.69% 9
London +7 54 £62,500 +8.69% 6
City of London +68 24 £62,500 -3.84%
Scotland +6 16 £55,000 -15.38%
Glasgow +1 16 £55,000 -24.13%
East of England +42 14 £80,000 +83.90%
Hertfordshire +35 14 £80,000 +83.90%
East Midlands +11 12 £62,500 +78.57% 1
South East +40 11 £70,000 +21.73% 1
South West +5 7 £35,000 -
Brighton - 6 £70,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £70,000 -
Bristol +19 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Surrey - 4 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +5 3 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Yorkshire +21 2 £38,750 -
Leeds +12 2 £38,750 -
West Yorkshire +4 2 £38,750 -
Twickenham - 2 £80,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
North West +16 1 £51,500 -28.96%
Nottingham +7 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Manchester +1 1 £51,500 -28.96%
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £45,000 -
Devon - 1 £36,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £70,000 -
Buckfastleigh - 1 £36,000 -
Torquay - 1 £36,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 231 (93.52%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (80.16%) TDD
3 197 (79.76%) BDD
4 110 (44.53%) C#
5 106 (42.91%) Scrum
6 101 (40.89%) Continuous Integration
7 91 (36.84%) Java
8 88 (35.63%) Test Automation
9 85 (34.41%) Finance
10 74 (29.96%) QA
11 72 (29.15%) .NET
12 65 (26.32%) User Stories
12 65 (26.32%) DevOps
13 62 (25.10%) Selenium
14 61 (24.70%) JIRA
15 55 (22.27%) Automated Testing
15 55 (22.27%) Continuous Delivery
16 53 (21.46%) Kanban
17 50 (20.24%) JavaScript
18 48 (19.43%) Amazon AWS
18 48 (19.43%) Software Engineering
19 46 (18.62%) Git (software)
20 45 (18.22%) SDLC
21 44 (17.81%) OO
22 43 (17.41%) SQL Server
23 42 (17.00%) Jenkins
24 41 (16.60%) SQL
25 36 (14.57%) HTML
26 35 (14.17%) E-Commerce
26 35 (14.17%) Microsoft

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 (3.64%) IIS
2 7 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.62%) Apache
4 3 (1.21%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.21%) CMS
4 3 (1.21%) Confluence
4 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.21%) Jetty
4 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) MS Office
2 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Eloqua
2 5 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (19.43%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (13.36%) GitHub
3 30 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (11.74%) SaaS
5 18 (7.29%) PaaS
6 9 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.67%) HTTP
2 8 (3.24%) VPN
3 4 (1.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.41%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.69%) Big Data
3 13 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.86%) Couchbase
5 9 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.24%) CouchDB
7 6 (2.43%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.62%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.62%) MySQL
9 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.21%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.21%) QlikView
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 62 (25.10%) Selenium
2 61 (24.70%) JIRA
3 46 (18.62%) Git (software)
4 42 (17.00%) Jenkins
5 30 (12.15%) Visual Studio
6 28 (11.34%) SpecFlow
7 27 (10.93%) Cucumber
8 24 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (9.31%) SoapUI
10 20 (8.10%) WebDriver
11 18 (7.29%) FitNesse
12 13 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (5.26%) JMeter
13 12 (4.86%) Ant
13 12 (4.86%) Gradle
13 12 (4.86%) Maven
14 11 (4.45%) TeamCity
15 10 (4.05%) LoadRunner
16 9 (3.64%) Jasmine
16 9 (3.64%) Vagrant
General
1 85 (34.41%) Finance
2 20 (8.10%) Banking
3 13 (5.26%) Games
3 13 (5.26%) Marketing
4 11 (4.45%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.64%) Retail
6 5 (2.02%) Back Office
6 5 (2.02%) Electronics
6 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.62%) Legal
8 3 (1.21%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (46.96%) Developer
2 48 (19.43%) Test Engineer
3 42 (17.00%) Java Developer
4 35 (14.17%) .NET Developer
5 33 (13.36%) Test Automation Engineer
6 29 (11.74%) C# Developer
7 25 (10.12%) Agile Developer
8 24 (9.72%) Tester
9 22 (8.91%) Agile .NET Developer
9 22 (8.91%) Scrum Master
10 21 (8.50%) Developer in Test
11 17 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (6.88%) Cloud Developer
12 16 (6.48%) Head of Development
12 16 (6.48%) Head of Engineering
12 16 (6.48%) Head of Software Development
12 16 (6.48%) Head of Software Engineering
13 15 (6.07%) Software Test Engineer
14 14 (5.67%) E-Commerce Developer
14 14 (5.67%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (29.15%) .NET
2 36 (14.57%) HTML
3 35 (14.17%) jQuery
4 29 (11.74%) Node.js
5 28 (11.34%) CSS
6 26 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 24 (9.72%) Web Services
8 21 (8.50%) AngularJS
8 21 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET
9 17 (6.88%) HTML5
10 16 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (6.48%) SOAP
11 15 (6.07%) Gherkin
11 15 (6.07%) RESTful
12 14 (5.67%) CSS3
13 13 (5.26%) REST
14 11 (4.45%) React
15 10 (4.05%) Backbone.js
15 10 (4.05%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.17%) Management Information System
2 25 (10.12%) Algorithms
3 22 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.91%) Data Structures
4 20 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (6.07%) Data Integration
6 12 (4.86%) Mobile App
7 10 (4.05%) Blog
8 8 (3.24%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.83%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (2.02%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.21%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.40%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.40%) Statistics
13 1 (0.40%) Tandem
13 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.36%) Windows
2 15 (6.07%) Linux
3 9 (3.64%) Unix
4 6 (2.43%) Android
4 6 (2.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (93.52%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (80.16%) TDD
3 197 (79.76%) BDD
4 106 (42.91%) Scrum
5 101 (40.89%) Continuous Integration
6 88 (35.63%) Test Automation
7 65 (26.32%) DevOps
7 65 (26.32%) User Stories
8 55 (22.27%) Automated Testing
8 55 (22.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 53 (21.46%) Kanban
10 48 (19.43%) Software Engineering
11 45 (18.22%) SDLC
12 44 (17.81%) OO
13 35 (14.17%) E-Commerce
14 31 (12.55%) Feature Driven Development
15 27 (10.93%) MVC
15 27 (10.93%) Software Testing
16 26 (10.53%) Refactoring
17 23 (9.31%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (44.53%) C#
2 91 (36.84%) Java
3 50 (20.24%) JavaScript
4 41 (16.60%) SQL
5 16 (6.48%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.07%) Ruby
7 13 (5.26%) Go
8 12 (4.86%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.86%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.86%) Python
9 11 (4.45%) F#
10 10 (4.05%) Clojure
10 10 (4.05%) Rust
11 9 (3.64%) ES6
12 7 (2.83%) Perl
13 6 (2.43%) Groovy
14 5 (2.02%) Scala
14 5 (2.02%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.62%) C++
16 3 (1.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (12.15%) Degree
2 12 (4.86%) ISTQB
3 11 (4.45%) ISEB
4 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (29.96%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) SDET
3 1 (0.40%) ISO13485
System Software
1 8 (3.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (9.72%) Puppet
2 21 (8.50%) Ansible
3 9 (3.64%) Salt
4 4 (1.62%) Grafana
4 4 (1.62%) Graphite
4 4 (1.62%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (1.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.31%) Oracle
3 9 (3.64%) Twitter
4 6 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.02%) SAP
5 5 (2.02%) Virgin Media
6 4 (1.62%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.21%) Cegedim Rx
7 3 (1.21%) Rally
8 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
London
Wipro
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Excellent salary and package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago