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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 743 792 719
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -73
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 118 94 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 109
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,325 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
87852 89858 82379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.04% 82.89% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73293 72362 68132
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 £31,157 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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 +44 62 £53,750 +7.50% 5
Yorkshire +6 24 £30,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +1 12 £42,500 +26.86% 1
East of England +7 11 £43,000 +4.87%
South East -18 4 - - 2
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 - 1
North West -7 1 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (50.65%) SQL
3 97 (41.99%) QA
4 92 (39.83%) Selenium
5 82 (35.50%) Scrum
6 74 (32.03%) Software Testing
6 74 (32.03%) BDD
7 73 (31.60%) Automated Testing
7 73 (31.60%) TDD
8 72 (31.17%) Java
9 67 (29.00%) Test Automation
10 64 (27.71%) C#
10 64 (27.71%) Mentoring
11 60 (25.97%) HTML
12 58 (25.11%) Test Scripting
13 56 (24.24%) .NET
14 53 (22.94%) Continuous Integration
15 50 (21.65%) ISEB
16 47 (20.35%) ASP.NET
17 46 (19.91%) Retail
18 45 (19.48%) JIRA
19 44 (19.05%) WebDriver
20 42 (18.18%) Manual Testing
21 40 (17.32%) Cucumber
22 39 (16.88%) UNIX
23 38 (16.45%) Finance
24 37 (16.02%) Software Engineering
25 34 (14.72%) Integration Testing
26 33 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
26 33 (14.29%) Web Services

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (0.87%) IIS
1 2 (0.87%) Confluence
2 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.33%) MS Office
2 4 (1.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) Internet
2 8 (3.46%) HTTP
3 3 (1.30%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.73%) MySQL
2 4 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.30%) Informix
3 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.30%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.87%) Big Data
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 92 (39.83%) Selenium
2 45 (19.48%) JIRA
3 44 (19.05%) WebDriver
4 40 (17.32%) Cucumber
5 20 (8.66%) JMeter
6 14 (6.06%) JUnit
6 14 (6.06%) SoapUI
6 14 (6.06%) Jenkins
7 11 (4.76%) HP UFT
8 9 (3.90%) LoadRunner
8 9 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (3.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (3.46%) Git (software)
9 8 (3.46%) Eclipse
9 8 (3.46%) Selenium IDE
10 7 (3.03%) TestLink
10 7 (3.03%) Behat
11 5 (2.16%) WATIR
11 5 (2.16%) Subversion
12 4 (1.73%) NUnit
General
1 46 (19.91%) Retail
2 38 (16.45%) Finance
3 33 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (6.06%) Games
5 10 (4.33%) Marketing
6 4 (1.73%) Law
6 4 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 3 (1.30%) Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.87%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (35.50%) Analyst
1 82 (35.50%) Test Analyst
2 40 (17.32%) Tester
3 34 (14.72%) Software Engineer
4 33 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
5 22 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 20 (8.66%) QA Engineer
7 17 (7.36%) Software Tester
8 16 (6.93%) Test Engineer
8 16 (6.93%) Developer
9 13 (5.63%) Web Tester
10 11 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
10 11 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
10 11 (4.76%) Test Manager
10 11 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (4.33%) Lead Tester
11 10 (4.33%) Automated Tester
11 10 (4.33%) Selenium Tester
12 9 (3.90%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (25.97%) HTML
2 56 (24.24%) .NET
3 47 (20.35%) ASP.NET
4 33 (14.29%) Web Services
5 25 (10.82%) SOAP
6 22 (9.52%) Apache Flex
6 22 (9.52%) WPF
6 22 (9.52%) HTML5
7 21 (9.09%) XML
8 11 (4.76%) REST
9 10 (4.33%) J2EE
9 10 (4.33%) Java EE
9 10 (4.33%) CSS
10 6 (2.60%) jQuery
11 5 (2.16%) Velocity
11 5 (2.16%) Gherkin
12 3 (1.30%) RESTful
12 3 (1.30%) Ajax
12 3 (1.30%) JSON
12 3 (1.30%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) NHS
2 22 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.66%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.16%) User Experience
6 5 (2.16%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.73%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.30%) Blog
9 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.87%) Life Science
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.43%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.88%) UNIX
2 20 (8.66%) Linux
3 12 (5.19%) Windows
4 2 (0.87%) Android
4 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (35.50%) Scrum
3 74 (32.03%) Software Testing
3 74 (32.03%) BDD
4 73 (31.60%) TDD
4 73 (31.60%) Automated Testing
5 67 (29.00%) Test Automation
6 64 (27.71%) Mentoring
7 58 (25.11%) Test Scripting
8 53 (22.94%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (18.18%) Manual Testing
10 37 (16.02%) Software Engineering
11 34 (14.72%) Integration Testing
12 32 (13.85%) E-Commerce
13 30 (12.99%) Test Strategy
14 29 (12.55%) Load Testing
15 28 (12.12%) Coaching
16 26 (11.26%) User Acceptance Testing
17 25 (10.82%) Unit Testing
18 24 (10.39%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (50.65%) SQL
2 72 (31.17%) Java
3 64 (27.71%) C#
4 25 (10.82%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.63%) PHP
5 13 (5.63%) Ruby
6 6 (2.60%) Groovy
7 5 (2.16%) Scala
7 5 (2.16%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.16%) C++
8 4 (1.73%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.73%) Python
9 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.30%) VB
10 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (21.65%) ISEB
2 32 (13.85%) ISTQB
3 29 (12.55%) Degree
4 22 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (41.99%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.87%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (6.49%) Microsoft
1 15 (6.49%) WorldPay
2 7 (3.03%) Google
3 6 (2.60%) HP
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle
4 3 (1.30%) VMware
4 3 (1.30%) Marketo
5 2 (0.87%) Capita
5 2 (0.87%) Cognos
5 2 (0.87%) Borland
6 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
6 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, FlexTime, Life Assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago