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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank - 99 81
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.59% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.74% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +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
938 952 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.13% 80.20% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 801 834 785
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
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%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Testing
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%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
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%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
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%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
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
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago