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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 689 761 722
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -39
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 162 110 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 134 50 105
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
82690 82099 80780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.88% 82.43% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67995 65884 68117
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +22 56 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire +28 54 £40,000 +33.33% 4
South East -12 23 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England +7 14 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 - 1
South West - 3 £30,000 - 2
North West -19 1 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Agile Testing
UK

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 315 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (53.65%) QA
3 115 (36.51%) SQL
4 109 (34.60%) C#
4 109 (34.60%) Scrum
5 100 (31.75%) Software Testing
6 86 (27.30%) BDD
7 84 (26.67%) TDD
8 78 (24.76%) Automated Testing
9 74 (23.49%) NUnit
10 72 (22.86%) Java
10 72 (22.86%) ISEB
11 70 (22.22%) .NET
12 66 (20.95%) Microsoft
13 63 (20.00%) HTML
13 63 (20.00%) Selenium
14 62 (19.68%) SpecFlow
15 56 (17.78%) Cucumber
15 56 (17.78%) Finance
16 55 (17.46%) Test Automation
16 55 (17.46%) Test Scripting
16 55 (17.46%) ISTQB
17 54 (17.14%) Test Management
18 53 (16.83%) SQL Server
19 52 (16.51%) JavaScript
20 50 (15.87%) Line Management
21 47 (14.92%) Mentoring
21 47 (14.92%) C++
22 46 (14.60%) Windows
22 46 (14.60%) Continuous Integration

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (0.63%) CMS
2 1 (0.32%) Drupal
2 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 44 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.22%) Mingle
3 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.81%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.40%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) Firewall
2 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.30%) Big Data
4 20 (6.35%) MySQL
5 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.32%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 74 (23.49%) NUnit
2 63 (20.00%) Selenium
3 62 (19.68%) SpecFlow
4 56 (17.78%) Cucumber
5 44 (13.97%) FitNesse
6 41 (13.02%) JUnit
7 38 (12.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (11.43%) SoapUI
9 35 (11.11%) WebDriver
10 31 (9.84%) Visual Studio
11 26 (8.25%) JMeter
11 26 (8.25%) JIRA
11 26 (8.25%) TeamCity
12 25 (7.94%) Moq
13 23 (7.30%) ReSharper
14 20 (6.35%) CppUnit
14 20 (6.35%) GoogleTest
14 20 (6.35%) GCC
15 19 (6.03%) Git (software)
16 16 (5.08%) QUnit
General
1 56 (17.78%) Finance
2 34 (10.79%) Retail
3 30 (9.52%) Banking
4 17 (5.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (5.40%) Marketing
5 15 (4.76%) Games
6 6 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.59%) Billing
8 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (20.32%) Analyst
2 55 (17.46%) Tester
3 54 (17.14%) Test Analyst
4 37 (11.75%) Developer
5 31 (9.84%) Team Leader
6 30 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
7 29 (9.21%) Software Engineer
8 25 (7.94%) Test Engineer
9 23 (7.30%) QA Engineer
10 20 (6.35%) Agile Test Analyst
11 18 (5.71%) Software Tester
11 18 (5.71%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
12 17 (5.40%) Test Manager
13 16 (5.08%) C++ Developer
14 15 (4.76%) Test Leader
15 12 (3.81%) Automation Tester
15 12 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
15 12 (3.81%) Consultant
16 11 (3.49%) Automation Team Leader
17 10 (3.17%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.22%) .NET
2 63 (20.00%) HTML
3 41 (13.02%) HTML5
4 39 (12.38%) ASP.NET
5 29 (9.21%) SOAP
6 25 (7.94%) XML
7 23 (7.30%) WPF
7 23 (7.30%) Web Services
8 22 (6.98%) Gherkin
9 20 (6.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 20 (6.35%) STL
9 20 (6.35%) MFC
9 20 (6.35%) FIX Protocol
10 17 (5.40%) CSS
11 16 (5.08%) Ajax
11 16 (5.08%) jQuery
12 14 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (3.81%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (3.81%) Velocity
13 12 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (7.94%) Open Source
3 23 (7.30%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (6.35%) Hedge funds
4 20 (6.35%) Fixed Income
5 16 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.13%) Blog
7 8 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.22%) User Experience
9 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.95%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.63%) Online Games
11 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.32%) iPhone
12 1 (0.32%) VWAP
12 1 (0.32%) TWAP
12 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.60%) Windows
2 45 (14.29%) Linux
3 24 (7.62%) UNIX
4 18 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (34.60%) Scrum
3 100 (31.75%) Software Testing
4 86 (27.30%) BDD
5 84 (26.67%) TDD
6 78 (24.76%) Automated Testing
7 55 (17.46%) Test Scripting
7 55 (17.46%) Test Automation
8 54 (17.14%) Test Management
9 50 (15.87%) Line Management
10 47 (14.92%) Mentoring
11 46 (14.60%) Test Strategy
11 46 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (13.97%) Unit Testing
12 44 (13.97%) E-Commerce
13 43 (13.65%) Pair Programming
14 41 (13.02%) Performance Testing
15 39 (12.38%) Regression Testing
15 39 (12.38%) Non-Functional Testing
16 38 (12.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 115 (36.51%) SQL
2 109 (34.60%) C#
3 72 (22.86%) Java
4 52 (16.51%) JavaScript
5 47 (14.92%) C++
6 30 (9.52%) Python
7 24 (7.62%) Ruby
8 9 (2.86%) Groovy
8 9 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.54%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.54%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.54%) VBScript
10 7 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.27%) Perl
11 4 (1.27%) PHP
12 2 (0.63%) VB
13 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (22.86%) ISEB
2 55 (17.46%) ISTQB
3 43 (13.65%) Degree
4 14 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (2.22%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 7 (2.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.32%) VCP4
6 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (53.65%) QA
System Software
1 23 (7.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 66 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.89%) Oracle
3 17 (5.40%) Apple
4 8 (2.54%) HP
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe
5 2 (0.63%) Google
6 1 (0.32%) Zend
6 1 (0.32%) Facebook
6 1 (0.32%) Fidessa
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum + 25 holiday, BUPA, Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 + Bonus/HealthCare/Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
hronline
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago