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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 746 726 770
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +44
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 130 140 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 112 76
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +1 51 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Yorkshire -21 28 £31,250 +38.88% 1
North West -18 17 £50,000 +66.66% 1
South East -22 14 £55,000 +57.14% 3
East of England -28 13 £40,500 -16.49% 1
East Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
South West -22 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Midlands - 1 £33,500 -
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (45.73%) QA
3 100 (42.74%) Scrum
4 82 (35.04%) Software Testing
5 76 (32.48%) TDD
6 68 (29.06%) Test Management
6 68 (29.06%) BDD
7 67 (28.63%) Selenium
8 64 (27.35%) C#
9 63 (26.92%) SQL
10 60 (25.64%) E-Commerce
11 50 (21.37%) Automated Testing
12 48 (20.51%) SOAP
13 47 (20.09%) Java
14 46 (19.66%) .NET
15 42 (17.95%) Cucumber
15 42 (17.95%) FitNesse
15 42 (17.95%) Degree
16 41 (17.52%) Test Automation
17 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 39 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 37 (15.81%) C++
19 35 (14.96%) SpecFlow
20 34 (14.53%) ISEB
21 33 (14.10%) WebDriver
22 29 (12.39%) ISTQB
22 29 (12.39%) Manual Testing
22 29 (12.39%) HTML
23 28 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
24 27 (11.54%) Marketing

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (1.28%) IIS
1 3 (1.28%) Drupal
2 2 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Mingle
2 6 (2.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.71%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (1.71%) GitHub
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.41%) Internet
2 12 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.98%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) SSDT
5 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (28.63%) Selenium
2 42 (17.95%) FitNesse
2 42 (17.95%) Cucumber
3 35 (14.96%) SpecFlow
4 33 (14.10%) WebDriver
5 24 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (9.40%) JIRA
7 19 (8.12%) NUnit
8 17 (7.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 16 (6.84%) Visual Studio
10 14 (5.98%) TeamCity
11 12 (5.13%) SoapUI
11 12 (5.13%) Jenkins
12 10 (4.27%) JMeter
13 9 (3.85%) Git (software)
13 9 (3.85%) Hudson
13 9 (3.85%) Calabash
14 8 (3.42%) GCC
14 8 (3.42%) GoogleTest
14 8 (3.42%) CppUnit
General
1 27 (11.54%) Finance
1 27 (11.54%) Marketing
2 19 (8.12%) Games
3 10 (4.27%) Banking
4 9 (3.85%) Retail
5 7 (2.99%) Publishing
6 5 (2.14%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.85%) Advertising
7 2 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (35.47%) Analyst
2 78 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 48 (20.51%) Agile Test Analyst
4 39 (16.67%) Tester
5 28 (11.97%) Developer
6 27 (11.54%) Test Engineer
7 20 (8.55%) Software Tester
8 19 (8.12%) Senior Test Engineer
9 17 (7.26%) QA Manager
10 14 (5.98%) Test Manager
11 13 (5.56%) Consultant
11 13 (5.56%) QA Analyst
12 12 (5.13%) Senior Tester
13 11 (4.70%) Test Consultant
13 11 (4.70%) QA Engineer
13 11 (4.70%) Software Engineer
14 10 (4.27%) Automation Engineer
15 7 (2.99%) Automation Tester
15 7 (2.99%) Software Developer
15 7 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.51%) SOAP
2 46 (19.66%) .NET
3 29 (12.39%) HTML
4 22 (9.40%) XML
5 19 (8.12%) Web Services
6 16 (6.84%) ASP.NET
7 15 (6.41%) HTML5
8 13 (5.56%) CSS
9 11 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (4.27%) jQuery
11 8 (3.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 8 (3.42%) Gherkin
11 8 (3.42%) MFC
11 8 (3.42%) STL
11 8 (3.42%) XSD
11 8 (3.42%) WSDL
11 8 (3.42%) Ajax
11 8 (3.42%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (2.99%) LAMP
13 6 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.26%) Open Source
2 15 (6.41%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (3.42%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.42%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.14%) Blog
8 3 (1.28%) Social Media
8 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.28%) User Experience
9 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.85%) Kindle
9 2 (0.85%) Psychology
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) DTV
9 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.83%) Windows
2 17 (7.26%) Linux
2 17 (7.26%) UNIX
3 4 (1.71%) Android
4 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (42.74%) Scrum
3 82 (35.04%) Software Testing
4 76 (32.48%) TDD
5 68 (29.06%) Test Management
5 68 (29.06%) BDD
6 60 (25.64%) E-Commerce
7 50 (21.37%) Automated Testing
8 41 (17.52%) Test Automation
9 29 (12.39%) Manual Testing
10 28 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (11.11%) Regression Testing
12 24 (10.26%) Low Latency
12 24 (10.26%) Test Planning
13 23 (9.83%) OOP
13 23 (9.83%) Performance Testing
14 22 (9.40%) Test Scripting
14 22 (9.40%) OO
14 22 (9.40%) Mentoring
14 22 (9.40%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.35%) C#
2 63 (26.92%) SQL
3 47 (20.09%) Java
4 37 (15.81%) C++
5 22 (9.40%) JavaScript
6 21 (8.97%) Ruby
7 10 (4.27%) Python
8 7 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.14%) VBScript
9 5 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.71%) C
10 4 (1.71%) PHP
11 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (17.95%) Degree
2 34 (14.53%) ISEB
3 29 (12.39%) ISTQB
4 19 (8.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.99%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 7 (2.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 7 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (45.73%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.14%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.70%) HP
3 4 (1.71%) Adobe
3 4 (1.71%) Oracle
4 3 (1.28%) Hitachi
4 3 (1.28%) Google
4 3 (1.28%) Zend
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