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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 91 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 1 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.092% 0.52% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.64% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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
941 936 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.17% 80.34% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 858 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 1 £57,500 -
Agile Testing
East of England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Testing
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP