The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank - 76 93
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.58% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.85% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 4
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Agile Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
760 863 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.00% 85.11% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 678 756 850
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Lead Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft