Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ATDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ATDD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 878 980 1114
Rank change year-on-year +102 +134 +25
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 270 209 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 214 173 137
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +6.67%

ATDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150254 159112 182385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.36% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119398 133448 151804
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

ATDD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ATDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ATDD in England

ATDD
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ATDD in England.

Salary trend for ATDD in England

ATDD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ATDD in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ATDD in England

ATDD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +80 175 £60,000 -14.29% 3
North of England +24 51 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +12 25 £57,500 -20.69% 3
North West +12 24 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +40 23 £55,000 +32.53%
South East +49 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Midlands +26 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands - 8 £40,000 - 1
North East 0 4 £37,500 +7.14%
ATDD
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 245 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (82.96%) TDD
3 200 (74.07%) Test Automation
4 170 (62.96%) BDD
5 135 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 135 (50.00%) Scrum
6 101 (37.41%) Finance
7 95 (35.19%) User Stories
8 93 (34.44%) QA
9 90 (33.33%) Kanban
10 83 (30.74%) Selenium
11 79 (29.26%) Cucumber
11 79 (29.26%) SQL
12 64 (23.70%) C#
13 63 (23.33%) Java
14 56 (20.74%) Jenkins
15 55 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 50 (18.52%) JavaScript
17 49 (18.15%) User Acceptance Testing
17 49 (18.15%) JIRA
18 46 (17.04%) Acceptance Criteria
19 44 (16.30%) FitNesse
20 42 (15.56%) Git (software)
20 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
20 42 (15.56%) SDLC
21 39 (14.44%) SpecFlow
22 37 (13.70%) Retail
22 37 (13.70%) SQL Server
23 35 (12.96%) Exploratory Testing
24 34 (12.59%) Coaching

ATDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (2.59%) nginx
2 4 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.48%) Confluence
3 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (9.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.22%) GitHub
4 3 (1.11%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.37%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.11%) Wireless
2 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.70%) MySQL
5 7 (2.59%) BigQuery
5 7 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.11%) Redis
8 2 (0.74%) MarkLogic
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 83 (30.74%) Selenium
2 79 (29.26%) Cucumber
3 56 (20.74%) Jenkins
4 55 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (18.15%) JIRA
6 44 (16.30%) FitNesse
7 42 (15.56%) Git (software)
8 39 (14.44%) SpecFlow
9 27 (10.00%) JUnit
10 25 (9.26%) Jasmine
11 21 (7.78%) SoapUI
11 21 (7.78%) WebDriver
12 20 (7.41%) Appium
13 18 (6.67%) tSQLt
14 14 (5.19%) Maven
14 14 (5.19%) RSpec
15 13 (4.81%) Protractor
16 12 (4.44%) Ant
17 11 (4.07%) Gradle
18 10 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 101 (37.41%) Finance
2 37 (13.70%) Retail
3 33 (12.22%) Games
4 17 (6.30%) Banking
5 11 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.59%) Marketing
7 6 (2.22%) Automotive
8 5 (1.85%) Electronics
8 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (21.48%) Developer
2 51 (18.89%) Scrum Master
3 41 (15.19%) Test Engineer
4 37 (13.70%) Analyst
5 31 (11.48%) Business Analyst
6 28 (10.37%) QA Engineer
7 26 (9.63%) Tester
8 24 (8.89%) C# Developer
9 20 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 20 (7.41%) QA Automation Engineer
10 19 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
10 19 (7.04%) CRM Analyst
10 19 (7.04%) CRM Business Analyst
10 19 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
10 19 (7.04%) Finance Business Analyst
10 19 (7.04%) Financial Analyst
10 19 (7.04%) Principal Engineer
10 19 (7.04%) Principal Test Engineer
11 17 (6.30%) Java Engineer
12 12 (4.44%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.85%) Node.js
1 32 (11.85%) SOAP
2 30 (11.11%) Web Services
3 28 (10.37%) React
3 28 (10.37%) Velocity
4 26 (9.63%) XML
5 24 (8.89%) WSDL
5 24 (8.89%) XSD
6 23 (8.52%) .NET
7 22 (8.15%) REST
8 19 (7.04%) WCF
8 19 (7.04%) WPF
9 18 (6.67%) CSS
9 18 (6.67%) Gherkin
9 18 (6.67%) HTML
10 16 (5.93%) AngularJS
10 16 (5.93%) HTML5
11 15 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (5.56%) Spring
12 14 (5.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.41%) Fintech
2 15 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.85%) Social Media
7 4 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.37%) e-Health
9 1 (0.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.44%) Android
1 12 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.11%) Linux
2 3 (1.11%) Unix
3 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (82.96%) TDD
3 200 (74.07%) Test Automation
4 170 (62.96%) BDD
5 135 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 135 (50.00%) Scrum
6 95 (35.19%) User Stories
7 90 (33.33%) Kanban
8 49 (18.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 46 (17.04%) Acceptance Criteria
10 42 (15.56%) SDLC
11 35 (12.96%) Exploratory Testing
12 34 (12.59%) Asset Management
12 34 (12.59%) Coaching
12 34 (12.59%) Regression Testing
13 33 (12.22%) Business Analysis
14 32 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (11.48%) Non-Functional Testing
15 31 (11.48%) OO
16 28 (10.37%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.26%) SQL
2 64 (23.70%) C#
3 63 (23.33%) Java
4 50 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 20 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.93%) ES6
7 12 (4.44%) Go
7 12 (4.44%) Ruby
7 12 (4.44%) Rust
8 9 (3.33%) PHP
9 6 (2.22%) C
10 5 (1.85%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.48%) Clojure
11 4 (1.48%) F#
11 4 (1.48%) Python
12 3 (1.11%) Scala
13 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.74%) VB
13 2 (0.74%) XQuery
14 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (5.93%) Degree
2 14 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 13 (4.81%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.70%) ISEB
5 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (34.44%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (4.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) etcd
Systems Management
1 13 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.44%) Puppet
3 11 (4.07%) Ansible
4 6 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.59%) Capita
2 7 (2.59%) HP
3 6 (2.22%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (1.85%) SAP
5 2 (0.74%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.37%) Fixnetix
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle