The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank 815 748 806
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +58
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 96 171 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.18% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 80 147 47
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Agile Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in England

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in England

Agile Testing
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 Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 -13 50 £65,000 +8.33% 6
South East -18 14 £38,000 -24.00%
East of England -2 12 £71,250 +78.12% 1
East Midlands -1 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West - 7 £32,500 -
North West +9 4 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -31 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands -15 2 £22,500 -30.76%
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (53.22%) Selenium
3 121 (51.93%) QA
4 117 (50.21%) TDD
5 106 (45.49%) BDD
6 90 (38.63%) SQL
7 89 (38.20%) Java
8 88 (37.77%) WebDriver
9 82 (35.19%) Scrum
10 79 (33.91%) Cucumber
11 78 (33.48%) Test Automation
12 57 (24.46%) Test Scripting
12 57 (24.46%) Automated Testing
13 55 (23.61%) Finance
14 51 (21.89%) Software Testing
15 50 (21.46%) Non-Functional Testing
16 48 (20.60%) C#
17 47 (20.17%) ISEB
18 44 (18.88%) JIRA
18 44 (18.88%) Functional Testing
19 43 (18.45%) Unix
20 38 (16.31%) Automation Testing
20 38 (16.31%) Test Strategy
21 36 (15.45%) Mentoring
21 36 (15.45%) Web Services
21 36 (15.45%) .NET
21 36 (15.45%) ISTQB
22 33 (14.16%) Manual Testing
23 32 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
23 32 (13.73%) OO

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.86%) CMS
1 2 (0.86%) Confluence
1 2 (0.86%) Drupal
2 1 (0.43%) Apache
2 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.15%) SaaS
3 3 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.43%) Internet
2 6 (2.58%) HTTP
3 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.29%) Broadband
4 3 (1.29%) Firewall
4 3 (1.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) Big Data
2 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.86%) Informix
2 2 (0.86%) MySQL
2 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 124 (53.22%) Selenium
2 88 (37.77%) WebDriver
3 79 (33.91%) Cucumber
4 44 (18.88%) JIRA
5 25 (10.73%) JMeter
6 23 (9.87%) Selenium IDE
7 20 (8.58%) Jenkins
8 19 (8.15%) Git (software)
9 14 (6.01%) LoadRunner
10 11 (4.72%) SpecFlow
11 10 (4.29%) Calabash
12 9 (3.86%) Eclipse
12 9 (3.86%) HP UFT
12 9 (3.86%) Mockito
12 9 (3.86%) Moq
13 7 (3.00%) Appium
13 7 (3.00%) Fiddler
13 7 (3.00%) FitNesse
13 7 (3.00%) Jasmine
13 7 (3.00%) SoapUI
General
1 55 (23.61%) Finance
2 19 (8.15%) Retail
3 13 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.43%) Games
5 7 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.72%) Law
6 4 (1.72%) Legal
7 3 (1.29%) Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 2 (0.86%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Front Office
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (22.75%) Tester
2 48 (20.60%) Test Engineer
3 46 (19.74%) Developer
4 45 (19.31%) Analyst
4 45 (19.31%) Test Analyst
5 35 (15.02%) Selenium Tester
6 32 (13.73%) QA Engineer
7 30 (12.88%) Test Leader
8 29 (12.45%) Automation Tester
9 22 (9.44%) Developer in Test
10 21 (9.01%) Test Manager
11 19 (8.15%) QA Test Engineer
11 19 (8.15%) Software Developer
12 16 (6.87%) Automated Tester
12 16 (6.87%) Web Tester
13 14 (6.01%) Lead Tester
13 14 (6.01%) Test Scripter
14 12 (5.15%) Automation Engineer
15 11 (4.72%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 11 (4.72%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.45%) .NET
1 36 (15.45%) Web Services
2 28 (12.02%) HTML
3 20 (8.58%) J2EE
4 19 (8.15%) REST
5 14 (6.01%) Java EE
6 13 (5.58%) XML
7 12 (5.15%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.86%) RESTful
9 8 (3.43%) Behat
9 8 (3.43%) Gherkin
9 8 (3.43%) HTML5
9 8 (3.43%) WPF
10 7 (3.00%) Apache Flex
10 7 (3.00%) jQuery
11 6 (2.58%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.15%) JSON
13 4 (1.72%) Velocity
14 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (0.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.58%) Fintech
3 11 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.86%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.00%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (3.00%) NHS
6 7 (3.00%) User Experience
7 4 (1.72%) Blog
7 4 (1.72%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.86%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.86%) New Media
8 2 (0.86%) PMI
9 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.43%) Kindle
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.45%) Unix
2 23 (9.87%) Linux
3 19 (8.15%) Windows
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (50.21%) TDD
3 106 (45.49%) BDD
4 82 (35.19%) Scrum
5 78 (33.48%) Test Automation
6 57 (24.46%) Automated Testing
6 57 (24.46%) Test Scripting
7 51 (21.89%) Software Testing
8 50 (21.46%) Non-Functional Testing
9 44 (18.88%) Functional Testing
10 38 (16.31%) Automation Testing
10 38 (16.31%) Test Strategy
11 36 (15.45%) Mentoring
12 33 (14.16%) Manual Testing
13 32 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (13.73%) OO
14 26 (11.16%) Defect Management
14 26 (11.16%) E-Commerce
15 23 (9.87%) Performance Testing
15 23 (9.87%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.63%) SQL
2 89 (38.20%) Java
3 48 (20.60%) C#
4 25 (10.73%) Ruby
5 24 (10.30%) JavaScript
6 19 (8.15%) Scala
7 15 (6.44%) PHP
8 12 (5.15%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.72%) Python
10 9 (3.86%) Clojure
10 9 (3.86%) Groovy
11 6 (2.58%) C++
12 5 (2.15%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.72%) Perl
14 3 (1.29%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (20.17%) ISEB
2 36 (15.45%) ISTQB
3 28 (12.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (6.01%) Degree
5 8 (3.43%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.29%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.86%) APMG
8 2 (0.86%) CITP
8 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (51.93%) QA
2 19 (8.15%) SDET
3 4 (1.72%) GCP
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.86%) HDFS
2 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (4.72%) Microsoft
1 11 (4.72%) WorldPay
2 5 (2.15%) HP
3 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
3 2 (0.86%) Marketo
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle
3 2 (0.86%) VMware
4 1 (0.43%) Telerik
London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits & Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Tectre Limited
Salary: £34,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago