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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 63 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.49% 0.65% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.72% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £70,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
543 692 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.02% 89.41% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 454 617 693
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Agile Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Agile Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Bedford - 2 £37,500 -
Luton - 1 £50,500 -
Agile Testing
East of England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
5 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
6 9 (60.00%) Software Delivery
6 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (60.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (60.00%) Project Management
6 9 (60.00%) SDLC
7 8 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (53.33%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (53.33%) RESTful
7 8 (53.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
7 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (46.67%) SpecFlow
9 6 (40.00%) .NET
10 5 (33.33%) MVC
10 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
11 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 4 (26.67%) QA
12 3 (20.00%) Selenium
12 3 (20.00%) HP
12 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
12 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) SpecFlow
2 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Appium
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) NUnit
3 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer in Test
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) RESTful
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
5 9 (60.00%) Project Management
5 9 (60.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (60.00%) SDLC
5 9 (60.00%) Software Delivery
5 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
6 8 (53.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (53.33%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (20.00%) Time Management
9 3 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin