The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 249 254 245
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 13 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 19
Average salary £34,250 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.13% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
Agile Testing
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6207 6443 6060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.02% 80.21% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5156 5307 5095
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Agile Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £35,000 -32.69%
Suffolk - 4 £33,500 -
Bedfordshire -8 1 £44,000 -3.29%
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) ISEB
3 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
5 12 (50.00%) TDD
6 11 (45.83%) BDD
6 11 (45.83%) Selenium
6 11 (45.83%) Finance
7 10 (41.67%) Java
7 10 (41.67%) WorldPay
8 8 (33.33%) HTML
8 8 (33.33%) UNIX
8 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (33.33%) Scrum
8 8 (33.33%) JIRA
9 7 (29.17%) XML
10 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
11 5 (20.83%) C#
11 5 (20.83%) MS Office
12 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Test Management
13 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 3 (12.50%) .NET
13 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 3 (12.50%) C++
13 3 (12.50%) Python

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
1 17 (70.83%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Release Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
4 12 (50.00%) TDD
5 11 (45.83%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Test Management
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (12.50%) MVC
9 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
10 2 (8.33%) DevOps
10 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
10 2 (8.33%) SDLC
10 2 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) WorldPay
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft