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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 804 839 903
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +64
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 128 108 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 108 91 77
Median salary £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%

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
86605 92119 101627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72063 74807 82623
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

ATDD Salary Histogram in the UK

ATDD
Top 27 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 24 May 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 +64 112 £62,500 +8.69% 8
London +20 51 £62,500 +6.38% 6
City of London +57 20 £62,500 -3.84% 1
South East +35 18 £70,000 +21.73%
East of England +32 12 £80,000 +77.77%
Hertfordshire +17 12 £80,000 +77.77%
Scotland +6 12 £55,000 -4.34%
East Sussex - 12 £70,000 -
Brighton - 12 £70,000 -
Glasgow - 12 £55,000 -
East Midlands +14 9 £57,500 +64.28%
South West +12 9 £35,000 - 1
North West +27 6 £48,000 +2.12% 1
Yorkshire +14 6 £42,500 -
Leeds +14 6 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +13 6 £42,500 -
Surrey +9 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Bristol +8 6 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Manchester +7 6 £48,000 +2.12% 1
Twickenham - 5 £80,000 -
Nottinghamshire -3 3 £43,750 +25.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Nottingham +4 1 £35,000 -
Torquay - 1 £36,000 -
Buckfastleigh - 1 £36,000 -
Devon - 1 £36,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 230 (92.37%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (81.12%) BDD
3 195 (78.31%) TDD
4 113 (45.38%) C#
5 107 (42.97%) Scrum
6 104 (41.77%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (37.75%) Test Automation
8 84 (33.73%) Finance
9 80 (32.13%) QA
10 77 (30.92%) Java
11 74 (29.72%) User Stories
12 73 (29.32%) Selenium
13 72 (28.92%) .NET
14 60 (24.10%) DevOps
15 57 (22.89%) JIRA
16 54 (21.69%) Automated Testing
17 53 (21.29%) Continuous Delivery
18 52 (20.88%) Kanban
19 49 (19.68%) Software Engineering
19 49 (19.68%) Microsoft
20 44 (17.67%) Visual Studio
21 42 (16.87%) SQL Server
22 41 (16.47%) JavaScript
22 41 (16.47%) SQL
22 41 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
23 39 (15.66%) OO
24 38 (15.26%) Jenkins
25 36 (14.46%) Windows
25 36 (14.46%) Cucumber
26 35 (14.06%) Test Management

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 24 (9.64%) Node.js
2 13 (5.22%) IIS
3 10 (4.02%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.81%) Jetty
4 7 (2.81%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.20%) Apache
5 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.20%) CMS
5 3 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Eloqua
2 5 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (12.45%) SaaS
3 26 (10.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (10.04%) GitHub
5 14 (5.62%) PaaS
6 5 (2.01%) IaaS
7 3 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.02%) HTTP
2 5 (2.01%) VPN
3 3 (1.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.83%) Big Data
3 14 (5.62%) Couchbase
4 13 (5.22%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.02%) CouchDB
6 6 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.20%) MySQL
9 2 (0.80%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (29.32%) Selenium
2 57 (22.89%) JIRA
3 44 (17.67%) Visual Studio
4 38 (15.26%) Jenkins
5 36 (14.46%) Cucumber
6 33 (13.25%) Git (software)
7 32 (12.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (12.45%) SoapUI
8 31 (12.45%) SpecFlow
9 25 (10.04%) FitNesse
10 22 (8.84%) WebDriver
11 13 (5.22%) TeamCity
12 12 (4.82%) Jasmine
13 11 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (4.42%) JMeter
14 10 (4.02%) Ant
14 10 (4.02%) Gradle
14 10 (4.02%) Maven
15 9 (3.61%) LoadRunner
15 9 (3.61%) NUnit
General
1 84 (33.73%) Finance
2 16 (6.43%) Banking
2 16 (6.43%) Games
3 12 (4.82%) Marketing
3 12 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.41%) Legal
5 6 (2.41%) Retail
6 5 (2.01%) Back Office
6 5 (2.01%) Electronics
6 5 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (42.17%) Developer
2 58 (23.29%) Test Engineer
3 41 (16.47%) Test Automation Engineer
4 33 (13.25%) Java Developer
5 32 (12.85%) .NET Developer
6 30 (12.05%) C# Developer
7 29 (11.65%) Tester
8 25 (10.04%) Scrum Master
9 23 (9.24%) Developer in Test
9 23 (9.24%) Software Test Engineer
10 21 (8.43%) Agile Developer
11 19 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (6.83%) Agile .NET Developer
12 17 (6.83%) Cloud Developer
12 17 (6.83%) Head of Engineering
12 17 (6.83%) Head of Software Engineering
13 16 (6.43%) Head of Development
13 16 (6.43%) Head of Software Development
14 15 (6.02%) Database Engineer
15 14 (5.62%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (28.92%) .NET
2 33 (13.25%) HTML
2 33 (13.25%) jQuery
3 28 (11.24%) CSS
4 22 (8.84%) Web Services
5 21 (8.43%) ASP.NET
6 20 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (7.63%) .NET Framework
8 17 (6.83%) AngularJS
8 17 (6.83%) HTML5
8 17 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (6.43%) CSS3
9 16 (6.43%) Gherkin
9 16 (6.43%) REST
10 15 (6.02%) SOAP
11 14 (5.62%) RESTful
12 12 (4.82%) Backbone.js
12 12 (4.82%) Express
12 12 (4.82%) Semantic HTML
13 10 (4.02%) React
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.23%) Algorithms
4 17 (6.83%) Data Structures
5 15 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.42%) Blog
7 10 (4.02%) Data Integration
8 9 (3.61%) Mobile App
9 8 (3.21%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (2.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.80%) User Experience
12 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.46%) Windows
2 15 (6.02%) Linux
3 10 (4.02%) Unix
4 8 (3.21%) Android
4 8 (3.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (92.37%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (81.12%) BDD
3 195 (78.31%) TDD
4 107 (42.97%) Scrum
5 104 (41.77%) Continuous Integration
6 94 (37.75%) Test Automation
7 74 (29.72%) User Stories
8 60 (24.10%) DevOps
9 54 (21.69%) Automated Testing
10 53 (21.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 52 (20.88%) Kanban
12 49 (19.68%) Software Engineering
13 39 (15.66%) OO
14 35 (14.06%) Test Management
15 34 (13.65%) MVC
15 34 (13.65%) SDLC
16 33 (13.25%) E-Commerce
17 31 (12.45%) Software Testing
18 29 (11.65%) Feature Driven Development
19 27 (10.84%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (45.38%) C#
2 77 (30.92%) Java
3 41 (16.47%) JavaScript
3 41 (16.47%) SQL
4 18 (7.23%) Ruby
5 13 (5.22%) Python
5 13 (5.22%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.42%) Go
7 10 (4.02%) F#
8 9 (3.61%) Clojure
8 9 (3.61%) ES6
8 9 (3.61%) Perl
8 9 (3.61%) Rust
9 7 (2.81%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.81%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.01%) Groovy
11 4 (1.61%) Scala
12 3 (1.20%) C++
12 3 (1.20%) VB
12 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (13.25%) Degree
2 11 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.02%) ISEB
4 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (32.13%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (6.83%) Puppet
2 15 (6.02%) Ansible
3 5 (2.01%) Salt
4 3 (1.20%) Grafana
4 3 (1.20%) Graphite
4 3 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (19.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.63%) Oracle
3 9 (3.61%) Twitter
4 7 (2.81%) Cegedim Rx
5 6 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.41%) Virgin Media
6 5 (2.01%) SAP
7 3 (1.20%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.20%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.80%) Rally
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 15%
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, South West, England
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago