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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 800 827 842
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +15
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 93 84 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.076% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.093% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 82 65 32
Average salary £56,875 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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
93682 90341 87311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.64% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76768 73683 73829
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the UK

ATDD
Top 19 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 21 November 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
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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 -10 88 £57,500 +35.29% 6
London +12 66 £57,500 +4.54% 5
City of London +35 12 £75,000 +7.14% 2
South East -12 10 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Hampshire - 8 £50,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 5 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +8 4 £47,500 -34.48%
Leeds -18 4 - -
West Yorkshire -25 4 - -
Yorkshire -40 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £56,250 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 -
Surrey +11 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Bristol -3 1 £39,000 -8.23%
South West -27 1 £39,000 -8.23%
Coventry - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 157 (95.73%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (86.59%) TDD
3 132 (80.49%) BDD
4 89 (54.27%) Scrum
5 73 (44.51%) C#
6 52 (31.71%) .NET
7 51 (31.10%) QA
8 46 (28.05%) SQL Server
9 43 (26.22%) Finance
9 43 (26.22%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (25.61%) Java
11 41 (25.00%) Cucumber
12 39 (23.78%) SpecFlow
12 39 (23.78%) JavaScript
13 37 (22.56%) Microsoft
13 37 (22.56%) Test Automation
14 36 (21.95%) NUnit
15 35 (21.34%) Selenium
15 35 (21.34%) Kanban
15 35 (21.34%) OO
15 35 (21.34%) Web Services
16 34 (20.73%) FitNesse
17 33 (20.12%) REST
18 32 (19.51%) HTML
19 29 (17.68%) Refactoring
19 29 (17.68%) Pair Programming
19 29 (17.68%) Relational Database
20 28 (17.07%) MVC
20 28 (17.07%) SQL
21 27 (16.46%) User Stories

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (4.88%) Confluence
2 5 (3.05%) IIS
3 3 (1.83%) CMS
3 3 (1.83%) Node.js
4 2 (1.22%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.61%) Mule
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 8 (4.88%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.66%) SaaS
2 4 (2.44%) OpenShift
2 4 (2.44%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) HTTP
2 7 (4.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.68%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.98%) MySQL
4 13 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.66%) Couchbase
9 6 (3.66%) SSDT
9 6 (3.66%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.66%) CouchDB
9 6 (3.66%) Big Data
10 4 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (2.44%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.44%) Redis
10 4 (2.44%) Hazelcast
10 4 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 39 (23.78%) SpecFlow
3 36 (21.95%) NUnit
4 35 (21.34%) Selenium
5 34 (20.73%) FitNesse
6 24 (14.63%) Visual Studio
7 22 (13.41%) Jenkins
8 20 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (8.54%) JUnit
10 13 (7.93%) JBehave
10 13 (7.93%) WebDriver
10 13 (7.93%) Git (software)
11 12 (7.32%) GoogleTest
11 12 (7.32%) GCC
11 12 (7.32%) SoapUI
11 12 (7.32%) CppUnit
11 12 (7.32%) JIRA
12 11 (6.71%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (5.49%) Hudson
14 8 (4.88%) MSTest
General
1 43 (26.22%) Finance
2 18 (10.98%) Games
3 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.49%) Retail
4 9 (5.49%) Marketing
5 8 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.88%) Banking
6 7 (4.27%) Publishing
7 4 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.44%) Back Office
8 3 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.22%) Electronics
9 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (50.00%) Developer
2 33 (20.12%) Tester
3 31 (18.90%) Software Developer
4 18 (10.98%) Analyst
5 15 (9.15%) Test Analyst
5 15 (9.15%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.32%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.10%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.10%) QA Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Architect
8 9 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.88%) C++ Developer
9 8 (4.88%) ScrumMaster
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Leader
10 7 (4.27%) Test Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (4.27%) QA Tester
11 6 (3.66%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (31.71%) .NET
2 35 (21.34%) Web Services
3 33 (20.12%) REST
4 32 (19.51%) HTML
5 25 (15.24%) ASP.NET
6 22 (13.41%) XML
6 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (12.80%) HTML5
8 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 20 (12.20%) .NET Framework
9 18 (10.98%) jQuery
10 17 (10.37%) WCF
11 16 (9.76%) AngularJS
12 14 (8.54%) SOAP
13 12 (7.32%) STL
13 12 (7.32%) XSLT
13 12 (7.32%) MFC
13 12 (7.32%) FIX Protocol
13 12 (7.32%) LINQ
13 12 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (7.32%) Open Source
2 12 (7.32%) Hedge funds
2 12 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 12 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (7.32%) Fixed Income
3 10 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.66%) Xbox
6 6 (3.66%) Clustering
6 6 (3.66%) Blog
7 4 (2.44%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.83%) IPTV
8 3 (1.83%) User Experience
8 3 (1.83%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.22%) DTV
9 2 (1.22%) Online Games
10 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.24%) Linux
2 23 (14.02%) Windows
3 13 (7.93%) UNIX
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (95.73%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (86.59%) TDD
3 132 (80.49%) BDD
4 89 (54.27%) Scrum
5 43 (26.22%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (22.56%) Test Automation
7 35 (21.34%) Kanban
7 35 (21.34%) OO
8 29 (17.68%) Pair Programming
8 29 (17.68%) Refactoring
9 28 (17.07%) MVC
10 27 (16.46%) User Stories
11 24 (14.63%) Mentoring
12 22 (13.41%) Automated Testing
13 19 (11.59%) Test Strategy
14 17 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (10.37%) Unit Testing
14 17 (10.37%) Test Scripting
14 17 (10.37%) Multithreading
14 17 (10.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.51%) C#
2 42 (25.61%) Java
3 39 (23.78%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.07%) SQL
5 25 (15.24%) C++
6 12 (7.32%) Ruby
6 12 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.27%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.44%) XPath
9 2 (1.22%) Groovy
9 2 (1.22%) Python
10 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) Scala
10 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Degree
2 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.49%) ISEB
4 4 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (31.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.10%) HP
3 5 (3.05%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle
6 2 (1.22%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
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