The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ATDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
UK
Rank 726 825 867
Rank change year-on-year +99 +42  
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 138 124 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 116 110 73
Median salary £46,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.45% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  

ATDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75370 91581 93969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.10% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61980 75773 76024
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ATDD
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ATDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ATDD in the UK

ATDD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ATDD in the UK

ATDD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ATDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ATDD 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 27 March 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 +103 132 £45,500 -17.27% 24
London +84 64 £57,500 -8.00% 13
East of England +58 35 £42,500 -46.87% 2
Hertfordshire +52 35 £42,500 -46.87% 1
Watford - 16 £42,500 -
City of London +55 15 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Letchworth - 12 £40,000 -
North West -5 11 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Manchester -16 11 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire +1 9 £45,000 +28.57%
South West +30 8 £42,500 +3.03% 2
West Yorkshire +11 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Leeds -2 7 £45,000 +28.57%
South East +60 5 £40,000 -42.85% 2
Hampshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Southampton - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bristol +3 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Devon - 3 £33,581 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £57,500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £57,500 -
Belfast - 3 £57,500 -
Exeter - 3 £33,581 -
Altrincham - 2 £41,500 - 1
Harrogate - 2 £27,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £27,000 -
South Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 254 (93.04%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (74.36%) TDD
3 192 (70.33%) BDD
4 139 (50.92%) QA
5 129 (47.25%) Scrum
6 107 (39.19%) Selenium
7 102 (37.36%) Java
8 89 (32.60%) C#
9 86 (31.50%) SQL
9 86 (31.50%) Finance
9 86 (31.50%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (28.21%) Test Automation
10 77 (28.21%) Cucumber
11 76 (27.84%) .NET
12 74 (27.11%) JavaScript
13 67 (24.54%) Web Services
14 65 (23.81%) WebDriver
15 64 (23.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 62 (22.71%) Test Strategy
17 59 (21.61%) User Stories
18 55 (20.15%) Unit Testing
18 55 (20.15%) Automated Testing
19 53 (19.41%) JIRA
19 53 (19.41%) Mentoring
20 51 (18.68%) SQL Server
21 47 (17.22%) Jenkins
21 47 (17.22%) SDET
22 46 (16.85%) Exploratory Testing
23 45 (16.48%) Git (software)
24 43 (15.75%) MVC

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 23 (8.42%) Confluence
2 15 (5.49%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.47%) Apache
3 4 (1.47%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.10%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.83%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.20%) GitHub
4 3 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.10%) PaaS
5 2 (0.73%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.83%) Big Data
4 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.10%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.73%) MySQL
7 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.37%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 107 (39.19%) Selenium
2 77 (28.21%) Cucumber
3 65 (23.81%) WebDriver
4 64 (23.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (19.41%) JIRA
6 47 (17.22%) Jenkins
7 45 (16.48%) Git (software)
8 41 (15.02%) Protractor
9 39 (14.29%) FitNesse
9 39 (14.29%) SpecFlow
9 39 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 27 (9.89%) JUnit
10 27 (9.89%) NUnit
11 25 (9.16%) Fiddler
11 25 (9.16%) TeamCity
12 23 (8.42%) Maven
13 18 (6.59%) Jasmine
14 17 (6.23%) SoapUI
15 13 (4.76%) MSTest
16 12 (4.40%) JBehave
General
1 86 (31.50%) Finance
2 12 (4.40%) Retail
3 10 (3.66%) Banking
4 9 (3.30%) Legal
5 7 (2.56%) Front Office
5 7 (2.56%) Marketing
6 6 (2.20%) Games
7 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.10%) Electronics
9 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.73%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (34.80%) Developer
2 64 (23.44%) QA Engineer
3 48 (17.58%) C# Developer
4 46 (16.85%) Analyst
5 41 (15.02%) .NET Developer
6 40 (14.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (12.82%) Senior QA Engineer
8 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (12.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (10.62%) Java Developer
9 29 (10.62%) QA Automation Engineer
10 27 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 25 (9.16%) Test Analyst
12 24 (8.79%) Tester
13 21 (7.69%) Business Analyst
13 21 (7.69%) Software Developer
14 20 (7.33%) Agile Developer
14 20 (7.33%) Test Engineer
15 19 (6.96%) Agile .NET Developer
15 19 (6.96%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (27.84%) .NET
2 67 (24.54%) Web Services
3 43 (15.75%) Gherkin
4 42 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 42 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (14.65%) AngularJS
6 29 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (9.52%) CSS
8 22 (8.06%) .NET Framework
8 22 (8.06%) HTML
8 22 (8.06%) REST
8 22 (8.06%) WPF
9 21 (7.69%) WCF
9 21 (7.69%) XML
10 18 (6.59%) Entity Framework
10 18 (6.59%) Spring
11 17 (6.23%) HTML5
12 15 (5.49%) RESTful
13 14 (5.13%) Hibernate
14 13 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 13 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.66%) User Experience
5 8 (2.93%) Fintech
6 7 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.47%) Derivative
8 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.10%) PMI
9 2 (0.73%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.37%) Animation
10 1 (0.37%) Blog
10 1 (0.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.37%) Online Games
10 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.13%) Android
2 12 (4.40%) Windows
3 6 (2.20%) Linux
4 5 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (93.04%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (74.36%) TDD
3 192 (70.33%) BDD
4 129 (47.25%) Scrum
5 86 (31.50%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (28.21%) Test Automation
7 62 (22.71%) Test Strategy
8 59 (21.61%) User Stories
9 55 (20.15%) Automated Testing
9 55 (20.15%) Unit Testing
10 53 (19.41%) Mentoring
11 46 (16.85%) Exploratory Testing
12 43 (15.75%) MVC
13 39 (14.29%) Regression Testing
13 39 (14.29%) Software Testing
14 37 (13.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 37 (13.55%) E-Commerce
15 36 (13.19%) Kanban
16 34 (12.45%) Automation Testing
16 34 (12.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 102 (37.36%) Java
2 89 (32.60%) C#
3 86 (31.50%) SQL
4 74 (27.11%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.42%) Python
6 22 (8.06%) Ruby
7 9 (3.30%) C++
7 9 (3.30%) ES6
8 7 (2.56%) C
9 6 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.83%) VBA
11 4 (1.47%) Clojure
11 4 (1.47%) F#
11 4 (1.47%) Go
11 4 (1.47%) Perl
11 4 (1.47%) Rust
12 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.73%) PHP
12 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (9.16%) Degree
2 14 (5.13%) ISEB
3 11 (4.03%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (50.92%) QA
2 47 (17.22%) SDET
3 2 (0.73%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.83%) Ansible
2 5 (1.83%) Puppet
3 4 (1.47%) Kibana
4 2 (0.73%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) Grafana
5 1 (0.37%) Graphite
5 1 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.03%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.10%) Google
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle
3 3 (1.10%) SAP
4 2 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.37%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.37%) HP
5 1 (0.37%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.37%) Snow
5 1 (0.37%) SOASTA, Inc
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ASOS
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 18 days ago
London, UK
Octopus Labs
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago