The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 216 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.20% 82.44% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 387 210 178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Testing
Bedfordshire

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Bedford region.

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Agile Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Agile Testing 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 Agile Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Agile Testing 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 Agile Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft