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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 743 746 716
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 125 155 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 89 88 135
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,850 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £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
86077 90866 83159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70343 73703 69036
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 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 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 27 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 +3 51 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Yorkshire +7 32 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +22 11 £40,000 -23.07% 1
South East +14 11 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East Midlands +17 7 £40,000 +26.98%
West Midlands -21 6 £32,500 - 2
South West - 4 £30,000 -
North West 0 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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
2 142 (48.63%) QA
3 120 (41.10%) SQL
4 102 (34.93%) Scrum
5 95 (32.53%) Software Testing
6 92 (31.51%) C#
7 83 (28.42%) Automated Testing
8 79 (27.05%) TDD
8 79 (27.05%) BDD
9 78 (26.71%) Java
10 75 (25.68%) ISEB
11 71 (24.32%) Selenium
12 68 (23.29%) .NET
13 66 (22.60%) Test Automation
14 63 (21.58%) HTML
15 60 (20.55%) Test Scripting
15 60 (20.55%) NUnit
16 58 (19.86%) Mentoring
17 56 (19.18%) Line Management
18 54 (18.49%) Microsoft
19 50 (17.12%) SQL Server
19 50 (17.12%) Unit Testing
20 49 (16.78%) Finance
21 48 (16.44%) JavaScript
22 47 (16.10%) ISTQB
23 46 (15.75%) Test Strategy
24 45 (15.41%) Manual Testing
24 45 (15.41%) JUnit
24 45 (15.41%) MS Excel
25 44 (15.07%) Cucumber

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 3 (1.03%) CMS
2 1 (0.34%) Confluence
2 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 45 (15.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (4.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 8 (2.74%) 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 10 (3.42%) Internet
2 4 (1.37%) HTTP
2 4 (1.37%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.03%) DNS
3 3 (1.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.88%) Big Data
3 14 (4.79%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.45%) 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 71 (24.32%) Selenium
2 60 (20.55%) NUnit
3 45 (15.41%) JUnit
4 44 (15.07%) Cucumber
5 37 (12.67%) SpecFlow
6 35 (11.99%) WebDriver
7 33 (11.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (10.62%) SoapUI
9 30 (10.27%) JIRA
10 27 (9.25%) FitNesse
11 26 (8.90%) Moq
12 23 (7.88%) ReSharper
12 23 (7.88%) Visual Studio
13 19 (6.51%) Git (software)
14 17 (5.82%) JMeter
15 16 (5.48%) TeamCity
16 13 (4.45%) LoadRunner
17 12 (4.11%) CppUnit
17 12 (4.11%) GoogleTest
17 12 (4.11%) GCC
General
1 49 (16.78%) Finance
2 36 (12.33%) Retail
3 23 (7.88%) Banking
4 20 (6.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (4.79%) Games
6 7 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.71%) Marketing
8 3 (1.03%) Billing
9 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (28.77%) Analyst
2 75 (25.68%) Test Analyst
3 55 (18.84%) Tester
4 27 (9.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 26 (8.90%) Test Team Leader
5 26 (8.90%) Team Leader
6 25 (8.56%) Test Engineer
6 25 (8.56%) Developer
7 23 (7.88%) Software Engineer
8 22 (7.53%) Test Manager
9 19 (6.51%) Software Tester
10 18 (6.16%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 18 (6.16%) Test Leader
11 14 (4.79%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (4.79%) QA Engineer
12 12 (4.11%) C++ Developer
13 11 (3.77%) Automation Team Leader
13 11 (3.77%) Automation Tester
14 10 (3.42%) QA Analyst
15 8 (2.74%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (23.29%) .NET
2 63 (21.58%) HTML
3 41 (14.04%) ASP.NET
4 32 (10.96%) HTML5
5 30 (10.27%) SOAP
6 27 (9.25%) Web Services
7 26 (8.90%) XML
8 25 (8.56%) WPF
9 15 (5.14%) Gherkin
10 12 (4.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 12 (4.11%) Ajax
10 12 (4.11%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (4.11%) STL
10 12 (4.11%) CSS
10 12 (4.11%) MFC
11 10 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.42%) REST
12 9 (3.08%) jQuery
13 8 (2.74%) WCF
13 8 (2.74%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.30%) Open Source
2 23 (7.88%) Private Cloud
3 20 (6.85%) Mobile App
4 19 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (6.16%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (4.11%) Fixed Income
6 12 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (4.11%) Hedge funds
7 9 (3.08%) Blog
8 6 (2.05%) User Experience
8 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.03%) NHS
9 3 (1.03%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.68%) Wiki
10 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Online Games
11 1 (0.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.67%) Linux
2 35 (11.99%) Windows
3 26 (8.90%) UNIX
4 20 (6.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (34.93%) Scrum
3 95 (32.53%) Software Testing
4 83 (28.42%) Automated Testing
5 79 (27.05%) TDD
5 79 (27.05%) BDD
6 66 (22.60%) Test Automation
7 60 (20.55%) Test Scripting
8 58 (19.86%) Mentoring
9 56 (19.18%) Line Management
10 50 (17.12%) Unit Testing
11 46 (15.75%) Test Strategy
12 45 (15.41%) Manual Testing
13 42 (14.38%) Test Management
14 40 (13.70%) E-Commerce
15 38 (13.01%) Performance Testing
16 37 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (12.33%) Configuration Management
17 36 (12.33%) Regression Testing
17 36 (12.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (41.10%) SQL
2 92 (31.51%) C#
3 78 (26.71%) Java
4 48 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 33 (11.30%) C++
6 24 (8.22%) Python
7 22 (7.53%) Ruby
8 10 (3.42%) Objective-C
9 9 (3.08%) Groovy
10 7 (2.40%) PHP
11 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.71%) Perl
13 4 (1.37%) VBScript
14 3 (1.03%) VB
14 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.34%) C
16 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (25.68%) ISEB
2 47 (16.10%) ISTQB
3 37 (12.67%) Degree
4 20 (6.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.34%) MBA
6 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (48.63%) 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 54 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.56%) Oracle
3 18 (6.16%) Apple
4 9 (3.08%) HP
5 6 (2.05%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.68%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) Facebook
7 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £70,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago