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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 754 793 726
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -67
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 124 104 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 69 65 99
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,633 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +48 43 £51,000 -7.27% 6
Yorkshire +24 43 £30,000 -40.00%
East of England -2 12 £33,500 -33.00%
West Midlands -9 12 £42,500 +26.86% 2
South East +1 9 £30,500 -28.23%
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £36,250 - 1
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 249 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (50.60%) SQL
3 111 (44.58%) QA
4 85 (34.14%) Selenium
5 84 (33.73%) Software Testing
6 82 (32.93%) Scrum
7 77 (30.92%) Automated Testing
8 76 (30.52%) C#
9 74 (29.72%) .NET
10 71 (28.51%) Java
11 70 (28.11%) TDD
12 66 (26.51%) BDD
13 65 (26.10%) ISEB
14 64 (25.70%) Mentoring
15 63 (25.30%) Test Scripting
16 60 (24.10%) Test Automation
16 60 (24.10%) HTML
17 57 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (20.88%) Retail
19 50 (20.08%) Manual Testing
19 50 (20.08%) ASP.NET
20 42 (16.87%) ISTQB
21 41 (16.47%) Software Engineering
22 38 (15.26%) Degree
22 38 (15.26%) E-Commerce
23 37 (14.86%) Finance
24 33 (13.25%) Pharmaceutical
24 33 (13.25%) NHS
24 33 (13.25%) Test Strategy
25 32 (12.85%) Cucumber

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (0.80%) Confluence
2 1 (0.40%) IIS
2 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.80%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.81%) Internet
2 6 (2.41%) HTTP
3 4 (1.61%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.61%) Big Data
2 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.20%) MySQL
3 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.80%) Informix
4 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (34.14%) Selenium
2 32 (12.85%) Cucumber
2 32 (12.85%) JIRA
3 31 (12.45%) WebDriver
4 19 (7.63%) JUnit
5 15 (6.02%) NUnit
6 13 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.82%) JMeter
8 11 (4.42%) SoapUI
9 10 (4.02%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.61%) LoadRunner
10 9 (3.61%) Git (software)
11 7 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.81%) HP UFT
11 7 (2.81%) Selenium IDE
11 7 (2.81%) Appium
12 6 (2.41%) Robolectric
12 6 (2.41%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.01%) WATIR
13 5 (2.01%) TestLink
General
1 52 (20.88%) Retail
2 37 (14.86%) Finance
3 33 (13.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (4.42%) Marketing
4 11 (4.42%) Games
5 8 (3.21%) Banking
6 6 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (36.55%) Analyst
2 89 (35.74%) Test Analyst
3 46 (18.47%) Tester
4 37 (14.86%) Software Engineer
5 36 (14.46%) Agile Test Analyst
6 22 (8.84%) Software Tester
6 22 (8.84%) QA Engineer
7 20 (8.03%) Test Leader
8 17 (6.83%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.62%) Developer
9 14 (5.62%) Test Manager
10 11 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (4.42%) Lead Software Engineer
11 10 (4.02%) QA Analyst
12 9 (3.61%) Automated Tester
13 8 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (3.21%) Lead Tester
13 8 (3.21%) QA Test Manager
13 8 (3.21%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.21%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (29.72%) .NET
2 60 (24.10%) HTML
3 50 (20.08%) ASP.NET
4 29 (11.65%) SOAP
5 26 (10.44%) Web Services
6 25 (10.04%) WPF
7 22 (8.84%) HTML5
7 22 (8.84%) Apache Flex
8 19 (7.63%) XML
9 13 (5.22%) CSS
10 9 (3.61%) REST
10 9 (3.61%) jQuery
11 6 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.41%) Velocity
11 6 (2.41%) J2EE
11 6 (2.41%) Java EE
11 6 (2.41%) Ajax
12 5 (2.01%) WCF
13 4 (1.61%) .NET Framework
14 3 (1.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.25%) NHS
2 22 (8.84%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.41%) Blog
7 4 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.61%) User Experience
8 3 (1.20%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.80%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.80%) Life Science
9 2 (0.80%) Wiki
10 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.40%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.65%) UNIX
2 20 (8.03%) Linux
3 14 (5.62%) Windows
4 3 (1.20%) Android
4 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (33.73%) Software Testing
3 82 (32.93%) Scrum
4 77 (30.92%) Automated Testing
5 70 (28.11%) TDD
6 66 (26.51%) BDD
7 64 (25.70%) Mentoring
8 63 (25.30%) Test Scripting
9 60 (24.10%) Test Automation
10 57 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (20.08%) Manual Testing
12 41 (16.47%) Software Engineering
13 38 (15.26%) E-Commerce
14 33 (13.25%) Test Strategy
15 32 (12.85%) Coaching
15 32 (12.85%) Integration Testing
16 31 (12.45%) Line Management
17 30 (12.05%) Unit Testing
17 30 (12.05%) Test Management
18 28 (11.24%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (50.60%) SQL
2 76 (30.52%) C#
3 71 (28.51%) Java
4 30 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.22%) Ruby
6 11 (4.42%) PHP
7 7 (2.81%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.81%) Objective-C
7 7 (2.81%) Python
8 6 (2.41%) C++
9 3 (1.20%) Groovy
10 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.80%) VB
10 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.40%) VBScript
11 1 (0.40%) Perl
11 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.40%) Scala
11 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (26.10%) ISEB
2 42 (16.87%) ISTQB
3 38 (15.26%) Degree
4 26 (10.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) MBA
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (44.58%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) GCP
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.22%) WorldPay
3 10 (4.02%) Oracle
4 8 (3.21%) Google
5 5 (2.01%) HP
6 2 (0.80%) Cognos
6 2 (0.80%) IBM
6 2 (0.80%) Borland
6 2 (0.80%) VMware
6 2 (0.80%) Capita
7 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Marketo
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flex-Time
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago