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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Tester
Rank 846 872 844
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 8 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.016% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.016% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £38,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-17.10% -16.93%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

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 May 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
London +39 6 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +8 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West - 1 £45,000 - 1
Agile Tester
UK

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) Manual Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 14 (43.75%) BDD
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 12 (37.50%) QA
7 11 (34.38%) Selenium
7 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
8 10 (31.25%) SOAP
8 10 (31.25%) WebDriver
9 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle
10 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 7 (21.88%) Kanban
11 7 (21.88%) Agile Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
12 6 (18.75%) HTML
12 6 (18.75%) CSS
12 6 (18.75%) REST
12 6 (18.75%) JIRA
13 5 (15.63%) GlassFish
13 5 (15.63%) Windows
13 5 (15.63%) Linux
13 5 (15.63%) Marketing
13 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
14 4 (12.50%) Back Office

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Cucumber
2 11 (34.38%) Selenium
3 10 (31.25%) WebDriver
4 6 (18.75%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 3 (9.38%) WATIR
7 2 (6.25%) NUnit
7 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.13%) JBehave
8 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.13%) Appium
8 1 (3.13%) Calabash
8 1 (3.13%) Grunt
8 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (3.13%) LoadUI
8 1 (3.13%) TestNG
8 1 (3.13%) WebLOAD
General
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) SOAP
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) REST
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) LESS
5 1 (3.13%) Apache CXF
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
5 1 (3.13%) LINQ
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) .NET
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.13%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Manual Testing
3 14 (43.75%) BDD
4 13 (40.63%) TDD
5 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
7 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (21.88%) Kanban
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Scrum
10 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (9.38%) User Stories
12 3 (9.38%) Refactoring
13 2 (6.25%) OOP
13 2 (6.25%) OO
13 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
13 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) C
5 1 (3.13%) Groovy
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
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