The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 1 August 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 613 546 554
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 23 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 52 71
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39531 36102 40848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.64% 81.55% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 29775 35312
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in London

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in London

Agile Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 2 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 76 (78.35%) Selenium
2 71 (73.20%) QA
3 68 (70.10%) Scrum
4 66 (68.04%) Test Automation
5 65 (67.01%) WebDriver
6 57 (58.76%) TDD
7 53 (54.64%) Java
8 46 (47.42%) BDD
9 44 (45.36%) Automated Testing
10 42 (43.30%) C#
11 33 (34.02%) Open Source
12 31 (31.96%) FitNesse
13 30 (30.93%) ATDD
14 28 (28.87%) OOP
14 28 (28.87%) Workflow
14 28 (28.87%) Games
15 26 (26.80%) Cucumber
16 25 (25.77%) Ruby
17 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (24.74%) Finance
17 24 (24.74%) .NET
18 23 (23.71%) HTML
18 23 (23.71%) E-Commerce
18 23 (23.71%) Test Strategy
19 20 (20.62%) SQL
20 19 (19.59%) CSS
20 19 (19.59%) Windows
21 18 (18.56%) Software Testing
22 16 (16.49%) Test Scripting
23 15 (15.46%) JIRA

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (4.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 76 (78.35%) Selenium
2 65 (67.01%) WebDriver
3 31 (31.96%) FitNesse
4 26 (26.80%) Cucumber
5 15 (15.46%) JIRA
6 10 (10.31%) Git (software)
6 10 (10.31%) JMeter
7 9 (9.28%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (9.28%) TeamCity
7 9 (9.28%) Calabash
8 6 (6.19%) QUnit
8 6 (6.19%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.19%) NUnit
9 5 (5.15%) JBehave
9 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.12%) RubyMine
10 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 28 (28.87%) Games
2 24 (24.74%) Finance
3 14 (14.43%) Publishing
4 8 (8.25%) Retail
5 7 (7.22%) Banking
6 6 (6.19%) Marketing
7 5 (5.15%) Law
7 5 (5.15%) Legal
8 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 21 (21.65%) Software Developer
2 21 (21.65%) Developer
3 19 (19.59%) Test Analyst
4 16 (16.49%) Tester
5 14 (14.43%) Senior Tester
6 13 (13.40%) Senior Automation Tester
6 13 (13.40%) Automation Tester
7 11 (11.34%) Test Engineer
7 11 (11.34%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (10.31%) Automation Analyst
8 10 (10.31%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (10.31%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (8.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 8 (8.25%) Automation Test Analyst
9 8 (8.25%) Consultant
10 7 (7.22%) QA Manager
10 7 (7.22%) QA Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) Test Consultant
12 5 (5.15%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) .NET
2 23 (23.71%) HTML
3 19 (19.59%) CSS
4 14 (14.43%) REST
5 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.19%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (6.19%) Ajax
6 6 (6.19%) jQuery
6 6 (6.19%) XML
7 3 (3.09%) SOAP
8 1 (1.03%) Web Services
8 1 (1.03%) JSON
8 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.02%) Open Source
2 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.19%) Blog
4 2 (2.06%) Replication
4 2 (2.06%) Derivative
5 1 (1.03%) Equities
5 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.03%) Psychology
5 1 (1.03%) Social Network
5 1 (1.03%) iPhone
5 1 (1.03%) Online Games
5 1 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.03%) iPad
5 1 (1.03%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Windows
2 13 (13.40%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) UNIX
4 3 (3.09%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (70.10%) Scrum
2 66 (68.04%) Test Automation
3 57 (58.76%) TDD
4 46 (47.42%) BDD
5 44 (45.36%) Automated Testing
6 30 (30.93%) ATDD
7 28 (28.87%) OOP
7 28 (28.87%) Workflow
8 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (23.71%) E-Commerce
9 23 (23.71%) Test Strategy
10 18 (18.56%) Software Testing
11 16 (16.49%) Test Scripting
12 12 (12.37%) Kanban
13 11 (11.34%) Manual Testing
14 9 (9.28%) Regression Testing
15 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (7.22%) Automation Testing
17 6 (6.19%) DevOps
17 6 (6.19%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) Java
2 42 (43.30%) C#
3 25 (25.77%) Ruby
4 20 (20.62%) SQL
5 13 (13.40%) PHP
6 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.12%) C
8 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.06%) VB
8 2 (2.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) ISEB
2 9 (9.28%) ISTQB
2 9 (9.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (8.25%) Degree
4 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (73.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.31%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) HP
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.12%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.03%) Capita
4 1 (1.03%) Green Hat
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