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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
UK
Rank 710 852 860
Rank change year-on-year
+142 +8
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 135 95 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.095% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 112 86 76
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,700 £67,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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
73988 87832 90309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.69% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60898 73039 74561
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £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 19 January 2017 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +105 124 £57,500 +15.00% 17
London +70 67 £65,000 +18.18% 5
East of England +35 18 £40,000 -57.89% 3
North West -2 18 £41,500 -48.12%
Manchester -10 18 £41,500 -48.12%
Hertfordshire +22 16 £40,000 -57.89% 3
City of London +34 11 £57,500 +21.05% 2
County Antrim - 9 £57,500 -
Belfast - 9 £57,500 -
Letchworth - 9 £40,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 9 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +15 8 £37,000 +5.71% 1
South East +59 6 £34,000 -28.42% 2
Altrincham - 6 £41,500 -
Reading +45 4 £34,000 -33.65%
Berkshire +45 4 £34,000 -28.42%
South West +18 4 £33,581 - 1
West Yorkshire +16 4 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Leeds +9 4 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Exeter - 3 £33,581 - 1
Devon - 3 £33,581 - 1
Surrey +38 2 £40,250 +15.00%
Scotland +21 2 - -
Sheffield +8 2 £45,000 -18.18%
South Yorkshire +6 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Essex - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £27,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 - 3
North East - 2 £35,000 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 - 3

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 250 (93.63%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (78.28%) TDD
3 166 (62.17%) BDD
4 117 (43.82%) QA
5 113 (42.32%) Java
6 109 (40.82%) Scrum
7 96 (35.96%) Selenium
8 91 (34.08%) C#
9 86 (32.21%) Continuous Integration
10 76 (28.46%) .NET
11 75 (28.09%) Test Automation
12 67 (25.09%) SQL
12 67 (25.09%) Finance
13 64 (23.97%) Jenkins
14 63 (23.60%) OO
14 63 (23.60%) JIRA
15 62 (23.22%) Web Services
16 61 (22.85%) User Stories
17 59 (22.10%) JavaScript
18 57 (21.35%) Software Engineering
18 57 (21.35%) WebDriver
19 55 (20.60%) Cucumber
20 54 (20.22%) Git (software)
21 52 (19.48%) SDLC
22 48 (17.98%) Unit Testing
23 47 (17.60%) OOD
23 47 (17.60%) DevOps
24 45 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
25 43 (16.10%) Team Foundation Server
26 42 (15.73%) E-Commerce

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 11 (4.12%) Confluence
2 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.37%) Apache
3 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.49%) GitHub
3 19 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.87%) PaaS
5 3 (1.12%) IaaS
6 2 (0.75%) SaaS
7 1 (0.37%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.87%) HTTP
2 3 (1.12%) Broadband
3 2 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.62%) Big Data
4 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.75%) MySQL
6 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.37%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 96 (35.96%) Selenium
2 64 (23.97%) Jenkins
3 63 (23.60%) JIRA
4 57 (21.35%) WebDriver
5 55 (20.60%) Cucumber
6 54 (20.22%) Git (software)
7 43 (16.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 39 (14.61%) FitNesse
9 33 (12.36%) Visual Studio
10 32 (11.99%) SpecFlow
11 20 (7.49%) TeamCity
12 18 (6.74%) NUnit
13 17 (6.37%) Maven
14 16 (5.99%) JUnit
15 15 (5.62%) Gradle
16 14 (5.24%) Protractor
17 13 (4.87%) Fiddler
18 10 (3.75%) Ant
18 10 (3.75%) Jasmine
18 10 (3.75%) MSTest
General
1 67 (25.09%) Finance
2 17 (6.37%) Retail
3 16 (5.99%) Banking
4 10 (3.75%) Marketing
5 9 (3.37%) Games
6 7 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.25%) Front Office
8 4 (1.50%) German Language
8 4 (1.50%) Legal
9 3 (1.12%) Electronics
9 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (34.46%) Developer
2 51 (19.10%) QA Engineer
3 50 (18.73%) Analyst
4 38 (14.23%) Java Developer
5 36 (13.48%) C# Developer
6 31 (11.61%) Test Analyst
7 28 (10.49%) Senior Analyst
7 28 (10.49%) Senior Test Analyst
8 27 (10.11%) .NET Developer
9 26 (9.74%) Senior QA Engineer
10 25 (9.36%) QA Automation Engineer
11 23 (8.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (8.61%) Software Engineer
12 21 (7.87%) Software Developer
13 20 (7.49%) Automation Test Analyst
14 19 (7.12%) Business Analyst
15 18 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (6.74%) Automation Engineer
15 18 (6.74%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
15 18 (6.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (28.46%) .NET
2 62 (23.22%) Web Services
3 29 (10.86%) ASP.NET
3 29 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (10.86%) WPF
4 27 (10.11%) Gherkin
5 26 (9.74%) WCF
6 25 (9.36%) CSS
7 24 (8.99%) REST
8 23 (8.61%) HTML
9 22 (8.24%) AngularJS
10 18 (6.74%) jQuery
11 16 (5.99%) .NET Framework
11 16 (5.99%) SOAP
11 16 (5.99%) XML
12 15 (5.62%) DCOM
12 15 (5.62%) MAPI
13 14 (5.24%) Node.js
14 12 (4.49%) Spring
15 11 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.36%) Algorithms
1 33 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
1 33 (12.36%) Data Structures
2 32 (11.99%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.62%) Fintech
5 12 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.62%) PMI
8 6 (2.25%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.25%) User Experience
9 5 (1.87%) Blog
10 4 (1.50%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.12%) Derivative
11 3 (1.12%) Digital TV
11 3 (1.12%) Wiki
12 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.75%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.24%) Windows
2 7 (2.62%) Linux
3 6 (2.25%) Android
3 6 (2.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (93.63%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (78.28%) TDD
3 166 (62.17%) BDD
4 109 (40.82%) Scrum
5 86 (32.21%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (28.09%) Test Automation
7 63 (23.60%) OO
8 61 (22.85%) User Stories
9 57 (21.35%) Software Engineering
10 52 (19.48%) SDLC
11 48 (17.98%) Unit Testing
12 47 (17.60%) DevOps
12 47 (17.60%) OOD
13 42 (15.73%) E-Commerce
14 40 (14.98%) Automated Testing
15 38 (14.23%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (12.36%) Exploratory Testing
17 31 (11.61%) Mentoring
18 30 (11.24%) MVC
19 28 (10.49%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (42.32%) Java
2 91 (34.08%) C#
3 67 (25.09%) SQL
4 59 (22.10%) JavaScript
5 25 (9.36%) Ruby
6 22 (8.24%) Python
7 19 (7.12%) C++
8 15 (5.62%) Clojure
8 15 (5.62%) Go
9 13 (4.87%) F#
9 13 (4.87%) Rust
10 7 (2.62%) Perl
11 5 (1.87%) ES6
11 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.12%) C
12 3 (1.12%) Scala
12 3 (1.12%) VBA
13 2 (0.75%) Groovy
13 2 (0.75%) PHP
13 2 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (12.73%) Degree
2 10 (3.75%) ISEB
3 7 (2.62%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (43.82%) QA
2 26 (9.74%) SDET
Systems Management
1 19 (7.12%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (4.12%) Puppet
3 10 (3.75%) Ansible
4 5 (1.87%) SCCM
5 3 (1.12%) Kibana
6 1 (0.37%) Grafana
6 1 (0.37%) Graphite
6 1 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.62%) Oracle
3 3 (1.12%) Dynatrace
3 3 (1.12%) SAP
4 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.37%) Perforce
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London - Mornington Crescent
ASOS
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Free parking, training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago