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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 161 144 159
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 25 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.53% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.61% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £27,500 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -55.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (79.55%) SOAP
2 35 (79.55%) Test Management
3 28 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 26 (59.09%) E-Commerce
5 12 (27.27%) DSDM
5 12 (27.27%) XML
5 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 12 (27.27%) .NET
5 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (27.27%) Test Planning
5 12 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (22.73%) QA
7 8 (18.18%) Selenium
7 8 (18.18%) FitNesse
7 8 (18.18%) Marketing
7 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 8 (18.18%) SpecFlow
7 8 (18.18%) HP
7 8 (18.18%) ISEB
7 8 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (18.18%) Scrum
7 8 (18.18%) Web Services
7 8 (18.18%) XSD
7 8 (18.18%) MS Excel

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 8 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 8 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (18.18%) Selenium
2 8 (18.18%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Analyst
1 36 (81.82%) Test Analyst
1 36 (81.82%) Agile Test Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Performance Tester
3 4 (9.09%) Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) SOAP
2 12 (27.27%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) XML
3 8 (18.18%) XSD
3 8 (18.18%) WSDL
3 8 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) WinForms
4 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) NHS
1 4 (9.09%) DTV
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
1 4 (9.09%) Android
1 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (79.55%) Test Management
3 28 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 26 (59.09%) E-Commerce
5 12 (27.27%) DSDM
5 12 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 8 (18.18%) User Stories
6 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 8 (18.18%) Scrum
7 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Line Management
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
9 4 (9.09%) DevOps
9 4 (9.09%) Load Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
9 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) ISEB
2 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) HP
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