The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 827 788 848
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +60
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 78 91 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.084% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.11% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 41
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -16.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the UK

ATDD
Top 28 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -43 76 £56,500 +18.94% 3
London -53 46 £60,000 - 2
North West +13 14 £57,000 +20.00%
Manchester - 13 £57,000 -
South East -17 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey -7 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Woking - 6 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £28,750 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
City of London -15 2 £68,750 +10.00%
Yorkshire -47 2 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Fareham - 2 £28,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £45,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £45,500 - 1
South Wales - 2 £45,500 - 1
Coventry 0 1 - -
Bristol -4 1 £38,000 -15.55%
West Midlands -7 1 - -
South West -16 1 £38,000 -10.58%
West Yorkshire -41 1 £42,500 +39.34% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £56,250 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -
Northampton - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 173 (94.02%) TDD
2 150 (81.52%) BDD
3 117 (63.59%) Scrum
4 78 (42.39%) Java
5 77 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (39.13%) C#
7 71 (38.59%) Finance
8 70 (38.04%) Test Automation
9 66 (35.87%) REST
10 65 (35.33%) QA
11 63 (34.24%) FitNesse
12 57 (30.98%) Workflow
13 55 (29.89%) Software Testing
14 53 (28.80%) Selenium
14 53 (28.80%) XML
14 53 (28.80%) OO
15 51 (27.72%) Automated Testing
16 49 (26.63%) Open Source
16 49 (26.63%) .NET
16 49 (26.63%) Cucumber
17 48 (26.09%) Games
18 45 (24.46%) SQL
18 45 (24.46%) Web Services
19 41 (22.28%) OOP
20 38 (20.65%) Confluence
21 37 (20.11%) Pair Programming
21 37 (20.11%) JavaScript
22 36 (19.57%) HTML
23 35 (19.02%) WebDriver
23 35 (19.02%) User Acceptance Testing

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (20.65%) Confluence
2 12 (6.52%) Node.js
3 3 (1.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.63%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.63%) Mule
4 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (8.15%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.50%) HTTP
2 4 (2.17%) Internet
2 4 (2.17%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.54%) SSL
4 1 (0.54%) IPv4
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.13%) Relational Database
2 25 (13.59%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.61%) Amazon Redshift
3 14 (7.61%) Hazelcast
3 14 (7.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (7.61%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.07%) Big Data
5 4 (2.17%) Couchbase
5 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.17%) CouchDB
5 4 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 63 (34.24%) FitNesse
2 53 (28.80%) Selenium
3 49 (26.63%) Cucumber
4 35 (19.02%) WebDriver
5 32 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 30 (16.30%) Jenkins
7 29 (15.76%) JIRA
8 25 (13.59%) SoapUI
9 24 (13.04%) SpecFlow
9 24 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (9.78%) QuickTest Pro
11 12 (6.52%) JUnit
12 9 (4.89%) NUnit
13 8 (4.35%) Hudson
14 7 (3.80%) Visual Studio
15 6 (3.26%) TeamCity
15 6 (3.26%) Calabash
16 5 (2.72%) Maven
17 4 (2.17%) Checkstyle
17 4 (2.17%) Fiddler
General
1 71 (38.59%) Finance
2 48 (26.09%) Games
3 22 (11.96%) Telecoms
4 21 (11.41%) Retail
5 20 (10.87%) Banking
6 18 (9.78%) Publishing
7 8 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.72%) Back Office
9 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.17%) Law
10 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.09%) Electronics
10 2 (1.09%) Marketing
11 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 91 (49.46%) Developer
2 43 (23.37%) Senior Developer
3 41 (22.28%) Tester
4 27 (14.67%) Analyst
5 26 (14.13%) Software Developer
5 26 (14.13%) Java Developer
6 22 (11.96%) Test Analyst
7 17 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Web Developer
9 14 (7.61%) C# Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Web Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Manual Test Analyst
9 14 (7.61%) Agile Test Analyst
10 13 (7.07%) Technical Tester
11 12 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Automation Tester
12 10 (5.43%) Web Tester
13 9 (4.89%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (35.87%) REST
2 53 (28.80%) XML
3 49 (26.63%) .NET
4 45 (24.46%) Web Services
5 36 (19.57%) HTML
6 34 (18.48%) jQuery
7 30 (16.30%) SOAP
8 29 (15.76%) AngularJS
9 23 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 19 (10.33%) JSON
10 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (9.78%) .NET Framework
11 18 (9.78%) CSS
11 18 (9.78%) XSD
12 17 (9.24%) WCF
12 17 (9.24%) LINQ
13 16 (8.70%) CSS3
13 16 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (8.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.63%) Open Source
2 17 (9.24%) N-Tier
3 12 (6.52%) IPTV
3 12 (6.52%) Video on Demand
4 8 (4.35%) IVR
5 4 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.17%) Spread Betting
5 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.17%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.09%) Xbox
6 2 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.09%) Blog
6 2 (1.09%) DTV
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.04%) Linux
2 19 (10.33%) Windows
3 11 (5.98%) UNIX
4 1 (0.54%) Android
4 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (94.02%) TDD
2 150 (81.52%) BDD
3 117 (63.59%) Scrum
4 77 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (38.04%) Test Automation
6 57 (30.98%) Workflow
7 55 (29.89%) Software Testing
8 53 (28.80%) OO
9 51 (27.72%) Automated Testing
10 41 (22.28%) OOP
11 37 (20.11%) Pair Programming
12 35 (19.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (18.48%) Agile Testing
14 32 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (16.30%) Test Scripting
16 29 (15.76%) Software Engineering
16 29 (15.76%) SOA
17 28 (15.22%) Kanban
18 27 (14.67%) User Stories
18 27 (14.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 78 (42.39%) Java
2 72 (39.13%) C#
3 45 (24.46%) SQL
4 37 (20.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.70%) TypeScript
6 12 (6.52%) Ruby
7 5 (2.72%) Python
8 4 (2.17%) C++
9 3 (1.63%) VBA
10 2 (1.09%) Scala
10 2 (1.09%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.09%) VBScript
10 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.54%) C
11 1 (0.54%) VB
11 1 (0.54%) PHP
11 1 (0.54%) Haskell
11 1 (0.54%) Erlang
11 1 (0.54%) F#
Qualifications
1 33 (17.93%) Degree
2 25 (13.59%) ISEB
3 18 (9.78%) Security Cleared
4 17 (9.24%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (35.33%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 20 (10.87%) HP
4 14 (7.61%) Jaspersoft
5 9 (4.89%) Oracle
6 3 (1.63%) JBoss
7 2 (1.09%) Cognos
7 2 (1.09%) Avaya
7 2 (1.09%) Mitel
7 2 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
St James Park, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago