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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
England / East of England
Rank 232 250 245
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 15 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 15
Median salary £40,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
5134 5833 6009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.40% 85.87% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4226 4805 4797
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Hertfordshire +15 7 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +7 6 £47,750 -32.50%
Cambridgeshire +2 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Agile Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) BDD
3 21 (60.00%) Scrum
4 19 (54.29%) C#
4 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
4 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
5 18 (51.43%) Regression Testing
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
6 16 (45.71%) HP UFT
7 15 (42.86%) JIRA
8 14 (40.00%) QA
8 14 (40.00%) RESTful
8 14 (40.00%) Functional Testing
8 14 (40.00%) SQL
8 14 (40.00%) Project Management
9 13 (37.14%) Test Strategy
9 13 (37.14%) Selenium
9 13 (37.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (34.29%) SDLC
10 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
11 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
12 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
13 9 (25.71%) Gherkin
13 9 (25.71%) Automation Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
13 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
13 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 9 (25.71%) TDD
13 9 (25.71%) .NET

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) Confluence
1 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) HP UFT
2 15 (42.86%) JIRA
3 13 (37.14%) Selenium
4 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
5 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
6 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
6 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
6 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (17.14%) JUnit
7 6 (17.14%) WebDriver
8 5 (14.29%) Maven
9 4 (11.43%) JMeter
9 4 (11.43%) LoadUI
10 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
10 3 (8.57%) NUnit
10 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
11 2 (5.71%) Appium
12 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
12 1 (2.86%) Toad
12 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
1 12 (34.29%) Test Analyst
1 12 (34.29%) Tester
2 9 (25.71%) Automation Tester
3 6 (17.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Environment Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.71%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) RESTful
2 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) Gherkin
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 5 (14.29%) Spring
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (11.43%) SOAP
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) JSON
6 2 (5.71%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
7 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) BBC
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
1 7 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) BDD
3 21 (60.00%) Scrum
4 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
4 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
5 18 (51.43%) Regression Testing
6 14 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 14 (40.00%) Project Management
7 13 (37.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (37.14%) Test Strategy
8 12 (34.29%) SDLC
8 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
9 9 (25.71%) Automation Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Software Delivery
9 9 (25.71%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
5 5 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) HP
2 5 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Virgin Media