The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 272 254 263
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 10 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 15
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6763 6571 6797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 77.34% 75.74% 73.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5560 5654 5635
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Agile Testing
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 4 £52,000 - 2
Suffolk - 4 £32,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -22 2 - - 1
Agile Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Test Management
3 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 12 (46.15%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 8 (30.77%) QA
5 8 (30.77%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) C++
6 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Selenium
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
9 3 (11.54%) TDD
9 3 (11.54%) BDD
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) MVC
10 2 (7.69%) JMeter
10 2 (7.69%) ISEB
10 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (7.69%) Internet
10 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 2 (7.69%) SOAP
10 2 (7.69%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) JMeter
2 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.69%) LoadUI
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Test Manager
2 6 (23.08%) QA Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) SOAP
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Test Management
3 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 12 (46.15%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 4 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 3 (11.54%) BDD
9 2 (7.69%) MVC
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.69%) Web Development
9 2 (7.69%) Use Case
9 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
1 8 (30.77%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
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