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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Tester
Rank 847 852 857
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 13 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.025% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 16
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,100 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +6 6 £52,500 -4.54%
South East -14 2 - -
North West -18 2 £29,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Agile Tester
UK

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) QA
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 17 (42.50%) Selenium
5 15 (37.50%) Finance
6 14 (35.00%) Manual Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Test Automation
7 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
7 13 (32.50%) Scrum
8 11 (27.50%) XML
8 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
8 11 (27.50%) Test Planning
9 10 (25.00%) REST
9 10 (25.00%) TDD
10 9 (22.50%) Retail
10 9 (22.50%) Java
10 9 (22.50%) JIRA
10 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
11 8 (20.00%) BDD
11 8 (20.00%) Open Source
11 8 (20.00%) JDE OneWorld
11 8 (20.00%) Internet
11 8 (20.00%) HTTP
12 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
13 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
14 5 (12.50%) C#
14 5 (12.50%) HTML
14 5 (12.50%) CSS

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (20.00%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Trello
2 3 (7.50%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Internet
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
3 9 (22.50%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) FitNesse
5 4 (10.00%) JUnit
5 4 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (10.00%) JMeter
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
6 3 (7.50%) NUnit
6 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner
6 3 (7.50%) Rational Robot
6 3 (7.50%) Trac
6 3 (7.50%) Calabash
6 3 (7.50%) Grunt
6 3 (7.50%) LoadUI
6 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.50%) WebLOAD
6 3 (7.50%) Appium
7 2 (5.00%) JBehave
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) XML
2 10 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) Sass
4 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (7.50%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) WCF
4 3 (7.50%) LINQ
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Open Source
2 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (7.50%) FMCG
5 1 (2.50%) Equities
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Manual Testing
2 14 (35.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) Test Planning
5 10 (25.00%) TDD
6 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
7 8 (20.00%) BDD
8 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Kanban
9 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Stress Testing
10 3 (7.50%) MVC
10 3 (7.50%) Logistics
10 3 (7.50%) Project Management
10 3 (7.50%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) Ruby
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) Korn
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (65.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Cognizant