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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 149 170 135
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -35
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 32 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.66% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £25,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.39%
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.41% +21.42%
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
2964 3172 2113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.69% 87.07% 84.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2507 1630
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (78.69%) SQL
3 38 (62.30%) C#
3 38 (62.30%) .NET
4 36 (59.02%) Retail
4 36 (59.02%) Software Testing
5 34 (55.74%) Software Engineering
6 33 (54.10%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (45.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
8 27 (44.26%) NHS
9 25 (40.98%) WPF
10 24 (39.34%) Line Management
11 23 (37.70%) Mentoring
11 23 (37.70%) Automated Testing
12 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
13 20 (32.79%) Unit Testing
14 19 (31.15%) HTML5
14 19 (31.15%) HTML
14 19 (31.15%) Coaching
15 18 (29.51%) Integration Testing
15 18 (29.51%) Load Testing
15 18 (29.51%) Apache Flex
16 16 (26.23%) BDD
16 16 (26.23%) Scrum
17 14 (22.95%) JUnit
17 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
17 14 (22.95%) Oracle
17 14 (22.95%) Performance Testing
17 14 (22.95%) NUnit

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) JUnit
1 14 (22.95%) NUnit
2 7 (11.48%) ReSharper
2 7 (11.48%) Moq
2 7 (11.48%) SoapUI
3 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.64%) FitNesse
General
1 36 (59.02%) Retail
2 28 (45.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Software Engineer
2 20 (32.79%) Analyst
2 20 (32.79%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Agile Test Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Lead Software Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Software Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
7 5 (8.20%) Test Team Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) .NET
2 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
3 25 (40.98%) WPF
4 19 (31.15%) HTML5
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
5 18 (29.51%) Apache Flex
6 13 (21.31%) SOAP
7 6 (9.84%) WCF
7 6 (9.84%) WinForms
7 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.64%) XML
8 1 (1.64%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 27 (44.26%) NHS
2 7 (11.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (59.02%) Software Testing
3 34 (55.74%) Software Engineering
4 33 (54.10%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (39.34%) Line Management
6 23 (37.70%) Mentoring
6 23 (37.70%) Automated Testing
7 20 (32.79%) Unit Testing
8 19 (31.15%) Coaching
9 18 (29.51%) Integration Testing
9 18 (29.51%) Load Testing
10 16 (26.23%) Scrum
10 16 (26.23%) BDD
11 14 (22.95%) People Management
11 14 (22.95%) SDLC
11 14 (22.95%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
11 14 (22.95%) Performance Testing
12 13 (21.31%) API Testing
12 13 (21.31%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (78.69%) SQL
2 38 (62.30%) C#
3 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.95%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Apple