The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 146 144 146
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 27 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.76% 0.96% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.12% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Agile Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3111 3215 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.01% 85.85% 82.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2418 2574 1840
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 2015.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (64.79%) SQL
3 45 (63.38%) Line Management
4 43 (60.56%) MS Excel
5 38 (53.52%) Unit Testing
6 35 (49.30%) Software Testing
7 33 (46.48%) QA
8 32 (45.07%) Performance Testing
8 32 (45.07%) NUnit
8 32 (45.07%) JUnit
8 32 (45.07%) Configuration Management
8 32 (45.07%) Non-Functional Testing
9 31 (43.66%) .NET
10 30 (42.25%) C#
10 30 (42.25%) Automated Testing
11 28 (39.44%) Retail
12 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
12 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
13 26 (36.62%) Software Engineering
14 25 (35.21%) WPF
15 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (32.39%) ReSharper
16 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
16 23 (32.39%) Moq
16 23 (32.39%) SoapUI
16 23 (32.39%) Analytics
16 23 (32.39%) Big Data
16 23 (32.39%) Private Cloud
17 21 (29.58%) Mentoring
18 20 (28.17%) Pharmaceutical

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 43 (60.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (32.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (45.07%) JUnit
1 32 (45.07%) NUnit
2 23 (32.39%) ReSharper
2 23 (32.39%) Moq
2 23 (32.39%) SoapUI
3 12 (16.90%) SpecFlow
3 12 (16.90%) FitNesse
4 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 28 (39.44%) Retail
2 20 (28.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
1 28 (39.44%) Test Analyst
2 22 (30.99%) Software Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Agile Test Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Team Leader
5 8 (11.27%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Test Team Leader
6 6 (8.45%) Software Tester
6 6 (8.45%) Tester
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.82%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Head of Software Development
8 1 (1.41%) Head of Development
8 1 (1.41%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) .NET
2 25 (35.21%) WPF
3 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET
4 19 (26.76%) HTML
4 19 (26.76%) HTML5
5 17 (23.94%) XML
6 12 (16.90%) Gherkin
7 11 (15.49%) SOAP
8 6 (8.45%) WCF
8 6 (8.45%) WinForms
8 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.82%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Private Cloud
2 3 (4.23%) NHS
3 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (63.38%) Line Management
3 38 (53.52%) Unit Testing
4 35 (49.30%) Software Testing
5 32 (45.07%) Performance Testing
5 32 (45.07%) Configuration Management
5 32 (45.07%) Non-Functional Testing
6 30 (42.25%) Automated Testing
7 26 (36.62%) Software Engineering
8 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (32.39%) Analytics
10 21 (29.58%) Mentoring
11 15 (21.13%) People Management
12 14 (19.72%) Scrum
12 14 (19.72%) Coaching
12 14 (19.72%) BDD
13 12 (16.90%) User Stories
14 11 (15.49%) Test Management
15 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) C#
3 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (46.48%) QA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.17%) Oracle
3 17 (23.94%) Apple
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