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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 744 766 736
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 116 142 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 94 121
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.41% +21.42%
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
84540 91393 81953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.95% 82.74% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69498 74949 68149
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,284 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 May 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 May 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 +11 40 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +12 31 £29,633 -40.73% 1
East of England +4 13 £33,500 -35.57% 2
South East +18 11 £30,500 -35.44%
West Midlands -5 10 £32,500 -2.98%
East Midlands +20 8 £45,000 +42.85%
North West +1 2 £42,500 +11.84% 2
South West -16 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (51.80%) SQL
3 123 (44.24%) QA
4 98 (35.25%) Scrum
5 90 (32.37%) Software Testing
6 89 (32.01%) C#
7 86 (30.94%) Automated Testing
8 80 (28.78%) TDD
9 79 (28.42%) .NET
9 79 (28.42%) BDD
10 77 (27.70%) Java
11 70 (25.18%) Selenium
12 69 (24.82%) HTML
13 67 (24.10%) ISEB
14 62 (22.30%) Mentoring
15 61 (21.94%) Test Automation
16 60 (21.58%) Test Scripting
17 53 (19.06%) Line Management
18 52 (18.71%) ASP.NET
19 48 (17.27%) Retail
20 47 (16.91%) Microsoft
21 46 (16.55%) NUnit
21 46 (16.55%) Manual Testing
21 46 (16.55%) Unit Testing
22 45 (16.19%) MS Excel
23 44 (15.83%) E-Commerce
24 42 (15.11%) SQL Server
24 42 (15.11%) JavaScript
24 42 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
24 42 (15.11%) Cucumber

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.36%) Confluence
2 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 45 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.88%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.16%) Internet
2 4 (1.44%) Unified Communications
2 4 (1.44%) HTTP
3 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.72%) DNS
3 2 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.27%) Big Data
3 10 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.24%) MySQL
5 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (25.18%) Selenium
2 46 (16.55%) NUnit
3 42 (15.11%) Cucumber
4 38 (13.67%) JUnit
5 37 (13.31%) WebDriver
6 31 (11.15%) SpecFlow
7 30 (10.79%) SoapUI
8 27 (9.71%) JIRA
9 25 (8.99%) Moq
10 23 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (8.27%) ReSharper
10 23 (8.27%) FitNesse
11 17 (6.12%) Visual Studio
12 14 (5.04%) Git (software)
13 13 (4.68%) JMeter
13 13 (4.68%) Jenkins
14 12 (4.32%) TeamCity
15 10 (3.60%) Appium
15 10 (3.60%) QUnit
16 9 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 48 (17.27%) Retail
2 41 (14.75%) Finance
3 32 (11.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (6.12%) Banking
5 10 (3.60%) Games
6 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.44%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (33.09%) Analyst
2 86 (30.94%) Test Analyst
3 52 (18.71%) Tester
4 36 (12.95%) Software Engineer
5 34 (12.23%) Agile Test Analyst
6 23 (8.27%) Developer
7 19 (6.83%) Test Engineer
8 18 (6.47%) Team Leader
8 18 (6.47%) Test Team Leader
8 18 (6.47%) Software Tester
9 17 (6.12%) Test Manager
9 17 (6.12%) Test Leader
10 15 (5.40%) QA Engineer
10 15 (5.40%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 12 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (4.32%) Lead Software Engineer
12 10 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (3.60%) Automated Tester
13 9 (3.24%) C# Developer
13 9 (3.24%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (28.42%) .NET
2 69 (24.82%) HTML
3 52 (18.71%) ASP.NET
4 36 (12.95%) HTML5
5 33 (11.87%) WPF
6 31 (11.15%) SOAP
7 28 (10.07%) XML
8 27 (9.71%) Web Services
9 14 (5.04%) Gherkin
9 14 (5.04%) CSS
10 12 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.96%) jQuery
11 11 (3.96%) Ajax
12 10 (3.60%) Apache Flex
13 8 (2.88%) WCF
13 8 (2.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 8 (2.88%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (2.88%) REST
13 8 (2.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.27%) Private Cloud
2 22 (7.91%) Mobile App
3 20 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.40%) NHS
5 14 (5.04%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (3.24%) Blog
8 8 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (2.88%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.88%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.44%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.72%) Wiki
11 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) Equities
11 1 (0.36%) TWAP
11 1 (0.36%) VWAP
11 1 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.79%) Linux
2 25 (8.99%) UNIX
2 25 (8.99%) Windows
3 20 (7.19%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (35.25%) Scrum
3 90 (32.37%) Software Testing
4 86 (30.94%) Automated Testing
5 80 (28.78%) TDD
6 79 (28.42%) BDD
7 62 (22.30%) Mentoring
8 61 (21.94%) Test Automation
9 60 (21.58%) Test Scripting
10 53 (19.06%) Line Management
11 46 (16.55%) Manual Testing
11 46 (16.55%) Unit Testing
12 44 (15.83%) E-Commerce
13 42 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (14.75%) Software Engineering
14 41 (14.75%) SDLC
15 37 (13.31%) Test Strategy
16 36 (12.95%) Coaching
17 33 (11.87%) Test Management
17 33 (11.87%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (51.80%) SQL
2 89 (32.01%) C#
3 77 (27.70%) Java
4 42 (15.11%) JavaScript
5 21 (7.55%) C++
6 18 (6.47%) Ruby
7 16 (5.76%) Python
8 10 (3.60%) Objective-C
9 7 (2.52%) Groovy
10 6 (2.16%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.16%) PHP
11 4 (1.44%) Perl
12 2 (0.72%) VB
13 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.36%) C
13 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (24.10%) ISEB
2 37 (13.31%) ISTQB
3 27 (9.71%) Degree
4 21 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.36%) MBA
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (44.24%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (8.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (16.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.55%) Oracle
3 18 (6.47%) Apple
4 11 (3.96%) HP
5 8 (2.88%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.72%) Google
7 1 (0.36%) Facebook
7 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.36%) Borland
7 1 (0.36%) Capita
7 1 (0.36%) Cognos
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Fidessa
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