The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank - 225 221
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.017% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.022% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Agile Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4079 4594 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.14% 78.40% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3156 3081 3208
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Cognos
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Capita