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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 145 170 136
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -34
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 32 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.72% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
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
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
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 £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 57 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (77.19%) SQL
3 40 (70.18%) C#
3 40 (70.18%) .NET
4 38 (66.67%) Retail
5 36 (63.16%) Software Testing
5 36 (63.16%) Software Engineering
5 36 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (57.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 33 (57.89%) NHS
6 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET
7 25 (43.86%) WPF
8 24 (42.11%) Automated Testing
8 24 (42.11%) Mentoring
9 22 (38.60%) Coaching
9 22 (38.60%) HTML
9 22 (38.60%) Apache Flex
9 22 (38.60%) Load Testing
9 22 (38.60%) Integration Testing
9 22 (38.60%) HTML5
10 19 (33.33%) Line Management
11 14 (24.56%) Scrum
11 14 (24.56%) BDD
12 13 (22.81%) Test Management
12 13 (22.81%) SOAP
12 13 (22.81%) People Management
12 13 (22.81%) API Testing
13 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
13 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
13 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JUnit
1 8 (14.04%) NUnit
2 3 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Moq
2 3 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (66.67%) Retail
2 33 (57.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Software Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Test Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Lead Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Tester
5 3 (5.26%) Software Tester
6 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.51%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 25 (43.86%) WPF
4 22 (38.60%) HTML5
4 22 (38.60%) Apache Flex
4 22 (38.60%) HTML
5 13 (22.81%) SOAP
6 3 (5.26%) WinForms
6 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (57.89%) NHS
2 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 36 (63.16%) Software Testing
2 36 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 24 (42.11%) Automated Testing
4 22 (38.60%) Load Testing
4 22 (38.60%) Integration Testing
4 22 (38.60%) Coaching
5 19 (33.33%) Line Management
6 14 (24.56%) BDD
6 14 (24.56%) Scrum
7 13 (22.81%) Test Management
7 13 (22.81%) API Testing
7 13 (22.81%) People Management
8 11 (19.30%) ATDD
8 11 (19.30%) Performance Management
8 11 (19.30%) Kanban
8 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
8 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (77.19%) SQL
2 40 (70.18%) C#
3 4 (7.02%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft