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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 735 762 716
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -46
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 133 140 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 105 72 133
Average salary £44,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.74% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,850 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
85861 88913 83710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.37% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70389 72034 69820
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -34 54 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Yorkshire +3 37 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South East -10 14 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +23 11 £40,000 -23.07% 1
East Midlands +23 7 £35,000 +12.90%
South West - 4 £30,000 -
North West +4 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands -13 1 £55,000 +74.60%
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 292 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (51.03%) QA
3 108 (36.99%) SQL
4 98 (33.56%) Scrum
5 97 (33.22%) C#
5 97 (33.22%) Software Testing
6 81 (27.74%) TDD
6 81 (27.74%) BDD
7 76 (26.03%) Java
8 73 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 70 (23.97%) ISEB
10 67 (22.95%) .NET
11 65 (22.26%) NUnit
12 62 (21.23%) Selenium
13 60 (20.55%) HTML
13 60 (20.55%) Microsoft
14 57 (19.52%) Test Automation
15 55 (18.84%) Line Management
16 53 (18.15%) SQL Server
17 52 (17.81%) ISTQB
17 52 (17.81%) Test Scripting
17 52 (17.81%) Cucumber
18 51 (17.47%) Finance
19 49 (16.78%) JavaScript
20 48 (16.44%) Mentoring
21 47 (16.10%) Unit Testing
21 47 (16.10%) SpecFlow
22 46 (15.75%) Test Management
23 45 (15.41%) MS Excel
24 44 (15.07%) Test Strategy

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (0.68%) CMS
2 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (15.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.71%) Mingle
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (5.48%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.74%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.11%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.03%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.68%) DNS
3 2 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.88%) Big Data
3 22 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.82%) MySQL
5 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (22.26%) NUnit
2 62 (21.23%) Selenium
3 52 (17.81%) Cucumber
4 47 (16.10%) SpecFlow
5 43 (14.73%) JUnit
6 35 (11.99%) FitNesse
7 34 (11.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (10.27%) WebDriver
9 29 (9.93%) SoapUI
10 28 (9.59%) JIRA
11 27 (9.25%) Visual Studio
12 25 (8.56%) Moq
13 23 (7.88%) ReSharper
14 19 (6.51%) JMeter
14 19 (6.51%) TeamCity
15 16 (5.48%) Git (software)
15 16 (5.48%) CppUnit
15 16 (5.48%) GCC
15 16 (5.48%) GoogleTest
16 12 (4.11%) QUnit
General
1 51 (17.47%) Finance
2 33 (11.30%) Retail
3 26 (8.90%) Banking
4 17 (5.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (5.14%) Games
6 8 (2.74%) Marketing
7 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.03%) Billing
9 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (24.32%) Analyst
2 62 (21.23%) Test Analyst
3 55 (18.84%) Tester
4 32 (10.96%) Developer
5 29 (9.93%) Test Team Leader
5 29 (9.93%) Team Leader
6 24 (8.22%) Test Engineer
6 24 (8.22%) Agile Test Analyst
7 22 (7.53%) Software Engineer
8 21 (7.19%) Test Manager
9 20 (6.85%) Software Tester
10 19 (6.51%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 17 (5.82%) QA Engineer
12 16 (5.48%) C++ Developer
13 15 (5.14%) Test Leader
14 13 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (3.77%) Automation Team Leader
15 11 (3.77%) Automation Tester
16 10 (3.42%) QA Analyst
17 8 (2.74%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (22.95%) .NET
2 60 (20.55%) HTML
3 38 (13.01%) ASP.NET
4 34 (11.64%) HTML5
5 28 (9.59%) SOAP
6 25 (8.56%) XML
7 23 (7.88%) WPF
8 22 (7.53%) Web Services
9 17 (5.82%) Gherkin
10 16 (5.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 16 (5.48%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (5.48%) STL
10 16 (5.48%) MFC
11 12 (4.11%) CSS
12 11 (3.77%) Ajax
12 11 (3.77%) jQuery
13 10 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (2.74%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (2.74%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.25%) Open Source
2 24 (8.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (7.88%) Private Cloud
4 19 (6.51%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.82%) Computer Science
6 16 (5.48%) Fixed Income
6 16 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (5.48%) Hedge funds
6 16 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.08%) Blog
8 7 (2.40%) User Experience
9 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.03%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.68%) Online Games
12 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.34%) iPhone
13 1 (0.34%) VWAP
13 1 (0.34%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.70%) Windows
2 39 (13.36%) Linux
3 22 (7.53%) UNIX
4 19 (6.51%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (33.56%) Scrum
3 97 (33.22%) Software Testing
4 81 (27.74%) TDD
4 81 (27.74%) BDD
5 73 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 57 (19.52%) Test Automation
7 55 (18.84%) Line Management
8 52 (17.81%) Test Scripting
9 48 (16.44%) Mentoring
10 47 (16.10%) Unit Testing
11 46 (15.75%) Test Management
12 44 (15.07%) Test Strategy
13 40 (13.70%) Performance Testing
14 39 (13.36%) E-Commerce
14 39 (13.36%) Non-Functional Testing
15 38 (13.01%) Configuration Management
15 38 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (12.67%) Regression Testing
17 36 (12.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (36.99%) SQL
2 97 (33.22%) C#
3 76 (26.03%) Java
4 49 (16.78%) JavaScript
5 39 (13.36%) C++
6 28 (9.59%) Python
7 25 (8.56%) Ruby
8 9 (3.08%) Groovy
8 9 (3.08%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.05%) PHP
11 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.71%) VBScript
12 4 (1.37%) Perl
12 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.68%) VB
14 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (23.97%) ISEB
2 52 (17.81%) ISTQB
3 40 (13.70%) Degree
4 17 (5.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 5 (1.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (1.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.34%) MBA
6 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (51.03%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (7.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.25%) Oracle
3 17 (5.82%) Apple
4 9 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.34%) Facebook
6 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.34%) IBM
6 1 (0.34%) Fidessa
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