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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 668 752 749
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 167 90 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 148 53 98
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
81572 79828 82463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.32% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67788 64492 70597
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +14 62 £65,000 +41.30% 4
Yorkshire +21 45 £45,000 +50.00% 5
South East -10 28 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England -6 19 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 2
North West -11 1 £47,500 +72.72% 2
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 295 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (49.83%) QA
3 103 (34.92%) Scrum
4 98 (33.22%) C#
4 98 (33.22%) Software Testing
5 95 (32.20%) SQL
6 81 (27.46%) BDD
7 69 (23.39%) TDD
8 65 (22.03%) Automated Testing
9 64 (21.69%) NUnit
9 64 (21.69%) Microsoft
10 63 (21.36%) Test Management
10 63 (21.36%) SpecFlow
11 61 (20.68%) .NET
12 59 (20.00%) HTML
13 58 (19.66%) Java
14 57 (19.32%) ISEB
15 54 (18.31%) Selenium
16 51 (17.29%) Test Automation
16 51 (17.29%) Finance
16 51 (17.29%) Cucumber
17 50 (16.95%) C++
17 50 (16.95%) SQL Server
18 49 (16.61%) FitNesse
19 48 (16.27%) E-Commerce
20 47 (15.93%) Mentoring
21 45 (15.25%) JavaScript
21 45 (15.25%) HTML5
22 43 (14.58%) ISTQB
22 43 (14.58%) Line Management

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.02%) Confluence
1 3 (1.02%) Drupal
2 2 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.71%) Mingle
3 4 (1.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.78%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.71%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.76%) Internet
2 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.68%) DNS
3 2 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.15%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.12%) MySQL
4 19 (6.44%) Big Data
5 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 64 (21.69%) NUnit
2 63 (21.36%) SpecFlow
3 54 (18.31%) Selenium
4 51 (17.29%) Cucumber
5 49 (16.61%) FitNesse
6 38 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (11.19%) JUnit
8 32 (10.85%) SoapUI
9 31 (10.51%) Visual Studio
10 30 (10.17%) WebDriver
11 27 (9.15%) JIRA
12 24 (8.14%) TeamCity
13 21 (7.12%) Moq
13 21 (7.12%) JMeter
14 20 (6.78%) GCC
14 20 (6.78%) CppUnit
14 20 (6.78%) GoogleTest
15 19 (6.44%) ReSharper
16 18 (6.10%) Git (software)
17 13 (4.41%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (17.29%) Finance
2 29 (9.83%) Retail
3 26 (8.81%) Banking
4 22 (7.46%) Marketing
5 17 (5.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (5.08%) Games
7 6 (2.03%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.69%) Billing
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 64 (21.69%) Analyst
2 54 (18.31%) Test Analyst
3 45 (15.25%) Tester
4 37 (12.54%) Developer
5 29 (9.83%) Agile Test Analyst
6 28 (9.49%) Software Engineer
7 27 (9.15%) Team Leader
8 26 (8.81%) Test Team Leader
9 20 (6.78%) Test Engineer
10 18 (6.10%) QA Engineer
11 16 (5.42%) C++ Developer
11 16 (5.42%) Consultant
12 15 (5.08%) Test Leader
13 14 (4.75%) QA Analyst
13 14 (4.75%) Test Manager
14 13 (4.41%) Automation Tester
14 13 (4.41%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
15 12 (4.07%) Test Consultant
15 12 (4.07%) Software Tester
16 11 (3.73%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.68%) .NET
2 59 (20.00%) HTML
3 45 (15.25%) HTML5
4 39 (13.22%) SOAP
5 35 (11.86%) ASP.NET
6 29 (9.83%) XML
7 22 (7.46%) Gherkin
8 21 (7.12%) Web Services
9 20 (6.78%) MFC
9 20 (6.78%) STL
9 20 (6.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 20 (6.78%) FIX Protocol
10 19 (6.44%) WPF
11 16 (5.42%) CSS
12 14 (4.75%) jQuery
12 14 (4.75%) Ajax
13 9 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (2.71%) Velocity
14 8 (2.71%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (6.78%) Fixed Income
2 20 (6.78%) Hedge funds
2 20 (6.78%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (6.44%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.44%) Open Source
4 16 (5.42%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.05%) Blog
8 7 (2.37%) User Experience
9 4 (1.36%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.02%) Social Media
10 3 (1.02%) Online Games
10 3 (1.02%) Psychology
11 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Equities
12 1 (0.34%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.90%) Windows
1 41 (13.90%) Linux
2 23 (7.80%) UNIX
3 17 (5.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (34.92%) Scrum
3 98 (33.22%) Software Testing
4 81 (27.46%) BDD
5 69 (23.39%) TDD
6 65 (22.03%) Automated Testing
7 63 (21.36%) Test Management
8 51 (17.29%) Test Automation
9 48 (16.27%) E-Commerce
10 47 (15.93%) Mentoring
11 43 (14.58%) Line Management
12 42 (14.24%) Test Scripting
13 41 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (13.90%) Kanban
14 40 (13.56%) Regression Testing
15 38 (12.88%) Pair Programming
16 37 (12.54%) Test Strategy
17 36 (12.20%) Performance Testing
18 32 (10.85%) Software Engineering
18 32 (10.85%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (33.22%) C#
2 95 (32.20%) SQL
3 58 (19.66%) Java
4 50 (16.95%) C++
5 45 (15.25%) JavaScript
6 28 (9.49%) Python
7 21 (7.12%) Ruby
8 9 (3.05%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.05%) Groovy
9 8 (2.71%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.71%) VBScript
10 4 (1.36%) Perl
10 4 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.02%) PHP
12 2 (0.68%) VB
12 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (19.32%) ISEB
2 43 (14.58%) ISTQB
3 42 (14.24%) Degree
4 10 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (2.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 8 (2.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (49.83%) QA
System Software
1 19 (6.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 64 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.12%) Oracle
3 17 (5.76%) Apple
4 11 (3.73%) HP
5 4 (1.36%) Adobe
6 3 (1.02%) Zend
6 3 (1.02%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) Fidessa
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Cambridge
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