The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Tester
Rank 855 843 839
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 11 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.022% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 29
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -15.71%
Agile Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Agile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Tester in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Agile Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Agile Tester Salary Trend in England

Agile Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Agile Tester Salary Histogram in England

Agile Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
London +18 8 £40,000 -39.62% 3
South East +10 1 £50,000 +42.85% 2
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Agile Tester
UK

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Agile Tester in their job title 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 with Agile Tester in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) QA
3 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 12 (46.15%) BDD
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
5 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
6 8 (30.77%) JIRA
6 8 (30.77%) Selenium
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle
8 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) REST
9 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 5 (19.23%) UNIX
9 5 (19.23%) Back Office
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Games
10 4 (15.38%) Banking
10 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
10 4 (15.38%) Calabash
10 4 (15.38%) LoadUI
10 4 (15.38%) Appium
10 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
10 4 (15.38%) Mobile Banking

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Agile Tester in their job title 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 with Agile Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 8 (30.77%) Selenium
3 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 4 (15.38%) Rational Robot
4 4 (15.38%) JMeter
4 4 (15.38%) NUnit
4 4 (15.38%) WebLOAD
4 4 (15.38%) JUnit
4 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 4 (15.38%) Calabash
4 4 (15.38%) LoadUI
4 4 (15.38%) Appium
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.85%) TestNG
5 1 (3.85%) JBehave
General
1 5 (19.23%) Back Office
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Games
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) REST
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 12 (46.15%) BDD
3 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
4 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Stress Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Management
8 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
8 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) Kanban
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Line Management
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) Korn
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
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