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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 247 219 273
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +54
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 18 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.44% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 13
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
6445 5472 6933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.68% 79.80% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5149 4373 5968
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
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
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 18 December 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
(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 -1 16 £39,500 -18.55% 1
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 -
Agile Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Test Management
3 15 (50.00%) ISEB
4 14 (46.67%) Scrum
5 13 (43.33%) Regression Testing
5 13 (43.33%) Software Testing
6 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (40.00%) Python
6 12 (40.00%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) C++
7 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
10 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
10 6 (20.00%) People Management
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.67%) QA
11 5 (16.67%) Selenium
12 4 (13.33%) JIRA
12 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (10.00%) LoadUI
13 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
13 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (10.00%) Use Case
13 3 (10.00%) JMeter
13 3 (10.00%) SOAP
14 2 (6.67%) Windows
14 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) JMeter
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (10.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
1 12 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 7 (23.33%) Software Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Test Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Automation Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Lead Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Senior QA Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) QA Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Software Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Test Management
3 14 (46.67%) Scrum
4 13 (43.33%) Regression Testing
4 13 (43.33%) Software Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (20.00%) People Management
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.00%) Use Case
11 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
12 1 (3.33%) BDD
12 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C#
1 12 (40.00%) C++
1 12 (40.00%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
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