The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 144 145 138
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 37 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.98% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.58% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +17.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3176 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.71% 80.96% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1807 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Testing
West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Leeds region.

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 45 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 34 (68.00%) Test Management
2 34 (68.00%) SOAP
3 32 (64.00%) E-Commerce
4 23 (46.00%) Software Testing
5 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 15 (30.00%) Scrum
6 15 (30.00%) ISEB
6 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 12 (24.00%) Games
7 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.00%) MS Office
8 11 (22.00%) Test Scripting
8 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Requirements Management
8 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (20.00%) Selenium
10 9 (18.00%) ISTQB
11 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.00%) MVC
12 4 (8.00%) WinForms
12 4 (8.00%) NHS
12 4 (8.00%) DTV
12 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (8.00%) XML
12 4 (8.00%) C#
12 4 (8.00%) SQL

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Selenium
2 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (24.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Software Engineer
1 24 (48.00%) Test Engineer
1 24 (48.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Test Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) SOAP
2 4 (8.00%) WinForms
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.00%) XML
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) NHS
2 4 (8.00%) DTV
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.00%) Android
1 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 34 (68.00%) Test Management
3 32 (64.00%) E-Commerce
4 23 (46.00%) Software Testing
5 15 (30.00%) Scrum
5 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 11 (22.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Requirements Management
7 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 4 (8.00%) OO
8 4 (8.00%) DSDM
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Kanban
9 3 (6.00%) Project Management
10 1 (2.00%) UML
10 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C#
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) ISEB
2 9 (18.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Leeds
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Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago