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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 764 712 780
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +68
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 108 142 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 73 109 76
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -58 36 £50,000 - 4
Yorkshire -24 27 £22,500 -15.88% 2
East of England -32 13 £41,000 -13.68% 2
South East -19 12 £55,000 +62.96% 4
North West -19 10 £50,000 +56.25% 1
South West -27 5 £42,500 +41.66% 4
West Midlands - 4 £33,500 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 238 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (44.54%) Scrum
3 104 (43.70%) QA
4 83 (34.87%) Software Testing
5 79 (33.19%) Selenium
5 79 (33.19%) TDD
6 69 (28.99%) Test Management
7 66 (27.73%) BDD
8 65 (27.31%) C#
9 64 (26.89%) SQL
10 58 (24.37%) Automated Testing
11 57 (23.95%) Test Automation
12 53 (22.27%) .NET
13 51 (21.43%) E-Commerce
14 48 (20.17%) Java
15 46 (19.33%) ISEB
16 45 (18.91%) SOAP
17 43 (18.07%) WebDriver
18 42 (17.65%) Microsoft
19 41 (17.23%) SQL Server
20 38 (15.97%) Manual Testing
21 36 (15.13%) FitNesse
22 35 (14.71%) Test Planning
23 34 (14.29%) Degree
23 34 (14.29%) Cucumber
23 34 (14.29%) C++
24 31 (13.03%) Test Scripting
25 30 (12.61%) HTML
26 29 (12.18%) OOP
26 29 (12.18%) Test Strategy

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (1.68%) Confluence
2 3 (1.26%) IIS
2 3 (1.26%) Drupal
3 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (5.04%) MS Office
2 9 (3.78%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.68%) Mingle
3 4 (1.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.52%) SaaS
2 4 (1.68%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 14 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.68%) MySQL
3 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.42%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 79 (33.19%) Selenium
2 43 (18.07%) WebDriver
3 36 (15.13%) FitNesse
4 34 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 25 (10.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (10.08%) JIRA
6 24 (10.08%) SpecFlow
7 20 (8.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 13 (5.46%) Jenkins
9 12 (5.04%) SoapUI
9 12 (5.04%) TeamCity
9 12 (5.04%) Git (software)
10 11 (4.62%) Visual Studio
11 10 (4.20%) NUnit
12 9 (3.78%) Calabash
13 8 (3.36%) Hudson
13 8 (3.36%) JMeter
14 6 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.52%) LoadUI
15 5 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (11.34%) Finance
2 24 (10.08%) Games
3 22 (9.24%) Marketing
4 12 (5.04%) Banking
5 11 (4.62%) Retail
5 11 (4.62%) Publishing
6 7 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.68%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (37.82%) Analyst
2 85 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 46 (19.33%) Tester
4 43 (18.07%) Agile Test Analyst
5 31 (13.03%) Test Engineer
6 25 (10.50%) Developer
7 24 (10.08%) Software Tester
8 20 (8.40%) Consultant
9 19 (7.98%) QA Manager
9 19 (7.98%) Senior Test Engineer
10 18 (7.56%) Test Consultant
11 15 (6.30%) Senior Tester
12 14 (5.88%) Test Manager
13 13 (5.46%) QA Analyst
14 12 (5.04%) Software Developer
15 11 (4.62%) Automation Tester
16 10 (4.20%) Automation Engineer
16 10 (4.20%) Software Engineer
17 9 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
17 9 (3.78%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.27%) .NET
2 45 (18.91%) SOAP
3 30 (12.61%) HTML
4 24 (10.08%) XML
5 20 (8.40%) ASP.NET
6 18 (7.56%) CSS
7 16 (6.72%) Web Services
8 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (4.20%) REST
10 9 (3.78%) HTML5
11 8 (3.36%) jQuery
11 8 (3.36%) XSD
11 8 (3.36%) WSDL
11 8 (3.36%) Ajax
12 7 (2.94%) LAMP
13 6 (2.52%) Gherkin
14 5 (2.10%) CSS3
15 4 (1.68%) YUI
15 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (1.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.98%) Open Source
2 12 (5.04%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.10%) Blog
5 4 (1.68%) DTV
5 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.68%) NHS
6 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.26%) Social Media
6 3 (1.26%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.84%) User Experience
7 2 (0.84%) Kindle
7 2 (0.84%) Online Games
7 2 (0.84%) Firmware
7 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.84%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.82%) Windows
2 12 (5.04%) Linux
2 12 (5.04%) UNIX
3 6 (2.52%) Android
4 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (44.54%) Scrum
3 83 (34.87%) Software Testing
4 79 (33.19%) TDD
5 69 (28.99%) Test Management
6 66 (27.73%) BDD
7 58 (24.37%) Automated Testing
8 57 (23.95%) Test Automation
9 51 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 38 (15.97%) Manual Testing
11 35 (14.71%) Test Planning
12 31 (13.03%) Test Scripting
13 29 (12.18%) OOP
13 29 (12.18%) Test Strategy
14 28 (11.76%) Regression Testing
15 26 (10.92%) Performance Testing
16 24 (10.08%) ATDD
17 23 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (8.82%) OO
19 20 (8.40%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.31%) C#
2 64 (26.89%) SQL
3 48 (20.17%) Java
4 34 (14.29%) C++
5 23 (9.66%) Ruby
6 18 (7.56%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.78%) PHP
7 9 (3.78%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.52%) Python
9 4 (1.68%) C
10 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (19.33%) ISEB
2 34 (14.29%) Degree
3 27 (11.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (10.08%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (1.68%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 4 (1.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (43.70%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 20 (8.40%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.10%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.72%) HP
3 4 (1.68%) Hitachi
3 4 (1.68%) Adobe
3 4 (1.68%) Oracle
4 3 (1.26%) Google
4 3 (1.26%) Zend
5 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.42%) Green Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 14 days ago
Staines
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Staines
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 days ago