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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Tester
Rank 869 837 870
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 19 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.017% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £27,650 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £42,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +20.00%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
South East -17 5 £45,000 +28.57%
North West -16 3 £42,500 +46.55% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Agile Tester
UK

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) QA
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) Finance
4 18 (47.37%) Selenium
5 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 14 (36.84%) Scrum
6 13 (34.21%) Software Testing
6 13 (34.21%) Cucumber
7 12 (31.58%) TDD
8 11 (28.95%) Java
8 11 (28.95%) XML
9 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
10 9 (23.68%) Open Source
10 9 (23.68%) Retail
11 8 (21.05%) HTTP
11 8 (21.05%) Internet
11 8 (21.05%) JDE OneWorld
11 8 (21.05%) BDD
11 8 (21.05%) REST
11 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
11 8 (21.05%) JIRA
12 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.79%) JUnit
13 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
13 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
14 5 (13.16%) Degree
14 5 (13.16%) FitNesse
14 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
14 5 (13.16%) UNIX

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Trello
2 3 (7.89%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) HTTP
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) Cucumber
3 8 (21.05%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) JUnit
5 5 (13.16%) FitNesse
6 4 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (10.53%) JMeter
6 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.89%) Jasmine
7 3 (7.89%) Trac
7 3 (7.89%) Calabash
7 3 (7.89%) Grunt
7 3 (7.89%) LoadUI
7 3 (7.89%) NUnit
7 3 (7.89%) Subversion
7 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
7 3 (7.89%) Rational Robot
7 3 (7.89%) WebLOAD
8 2 (5.26%) JBehave
8 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) JSON
4 3 (7.89%) WCF
4 3 (7.89%) LINQ
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
4 3 (7.89%) Sass
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.63%) XHTML
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Open Source
2 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.89%) FMCG
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum
2 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 13 (34.21%) Software Testing
4 12 (31.58%) TDD
5 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 8 (21.05%) BDD
7 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Stress Testing
9 4 (10.53%) MVC
9 4 (10.53%) Kanban
10 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (7.89%) Project Management
10 3 (7.89%) Logistics
11 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
4 4 (10.53%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) Korn
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
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