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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 245 252 253
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 14 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.071% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.088% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £44,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5904 5653 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.80% 80.28% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4712 4569 5451
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +12 11 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +9 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Agile Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (81.82%) Test Management
3 20 (60.61%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) C++
3 20 (60.61%) ISEB
3 20 (60.61%) Regression Testing
4 18 (54.55%) Python
4 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
5 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
6 14 (42.42%) Scrum
7 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
8 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
9 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) QA
11 5 (15.15%) Selenium
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (12.12%) JIRA
12 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
13 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
13 3 (9.09%) LoadUI
13 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
13 3 (9.09%) Use Case
13 3 (9.09%) JMeter
13 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
13 3 (9.09%) SOAP
13 3 (9.09%) .NET
14 2 (6.06%) Quality Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.09%) LoadUI
3 3 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (3.03%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Test Team Leader
1 18 (54.55%) Team Leader
2 11 (33.33%) Automation Team Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Test Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Software Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) SOAP
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) CSS3
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (81.82%) Test Management
3 20 (60.61%) Regression Testing
4 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
5 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
6 14 (42.42%) Scrum
7 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
8 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Use Case
10 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.06%) BDD
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.06%) MVC
11 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
12 1 (3.03%) Information Security
12 1 (3.03%) TDD
12 1 (3.03%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
1 20 (60.61%) C++
2 18 (54.55%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) HP