The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 582 546 565
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +19
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 36 69 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 59
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.83%
Agile Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37761 37642 40514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.59% 83.59% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31032 31242 34645
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 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 October 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 October 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 +2 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (67.61%) Scrum
3 44 (61.97%) QA
4 42 (59.15%) Selenium
5 40 (56.34%) BDD
6 38 (53.52%) TDD
7 34 (47.89%) WebDriver
8 30 (42.25%) Java
9 25 (35.21%) Test Automation
10 23 (32.39%) .NET
10 23 (32.39%) FitNesse
10 23 (32.39%) Automated Testing
11 21 (29.58%) Ruby
12 20 (28.17%) C#
12 20 (28.17%) Cucumber
13 19 (26.76%) HTML
13 19 (26.76%) Games
14 18 (25.35%) E-Commerce
14 18 (25.35%) ATDD
15 17 (23.94%) Open Source
15 17 (23.94%) Test Planning
16 16 (22.54%) Finance
17 14 (19.72%) CSS
18 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
18 13 (18.31%) OOP
18 13 (18.31%) Workflow
18 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (16.90%) Kanban
19 12 (16.90%) SpecFlow
19 12 (16.90%) JIRA

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (4.23%) Drupal
1 3 (4.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Mingle
1 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Rackspace Cloud
1 4 (5.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) SSDT
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (59.15%) Selenium
2 34 (47.89%) WebDriver
3 23 (32.39%) FitNesse
4 20 (28.17%) Cucumber
5 12 (16.90%) SpecFlow
5 12 (16.90%) JIRA
6 10 (14.08%) TeamCity
6 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
7 9 (12.68%) Calabash
8 8 (11.27%) NUnit
9 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
10 6 (8.45%) Hudson
10 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (7.04%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (7.04%) JMeter
11 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (5.63%) GCC
12 4 (5.63%) Concordion
12 4 (5.63%) GoogleTest
12 4 (5.63%) QUnit
General
1 19 (26.76%) Games
2 16 (22.54%) Finance
3 11 (15.49%) Marketing
4 10 (14.08%) Retail
5 9 (12.68%) Publishing
6 7 (9.86%) Banking
7 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
8 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.82%) Billing
10 1 (1.41%) Law
10 1 (1.41%) Legal
10 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Developer
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 12 (16.90%) Test Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Consultant
4 9 (12.68%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Tester
6 7 (9.86%) Test Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Automation Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) QA Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) HTML
3 14 (19.72%) CSS
4 8 (11.27%) HTML5
4 8 (11.27%) jQuery
4 8 (11.27%) Ajax
5 7 (9.86%) LAMP
5 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.86%) REST
6 5 (7.04%) Web Services
6 5 (7.04%) XML
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (5.63%) YUI
7 4 (5.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (5.63%) XHTML
7 4 (5.63%) STL
7 4 (5.63%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Open Source
2 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.04%) Blog
4 4 (5.63%) Hedge funds
4 4 (5.63%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.63%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.23%) Social Media
6 2 (2.82%) Online Games
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.82%) Psychology
6 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Social Network
7 1 (1.41%) iPhone
7 1 (1.41%) iPad
7 1 (1.41%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (67.61%) Scrum
3 40 (56.34%) BDD
4 38 (53.52%) TDD
5 25 (35.21%) Test Automation
6 23 (32.39%) Automated Testing
7 18 (25.35%) E-Commerce
7 18 (25.35%) ATDD
8 17 (23.94%) Test Planning
9 13 (18.31%) OOP
9 13 (18.31%) Workflow
9 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (16.90%) Kanban
11 11 (15.49%) Regression Testing
11 11 (15.49%) Test Strategy
12 10 (14.08%) Manual Testing
12 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
12 10 (14.08%) Software Testing
13 9 (12.68%) Line Management
13 9 (12.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) Java
2 21 (29.58%) Ruby
3 20 (28.17%) C#
4 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.90%) SQL
6 6 (8.45%) PHP
7 5 (7.04%) Python
8 4 (5.63%) C
8 4 (5.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.45%) ISEB
4 4 (5.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 4 (5.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (61.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) HP
3 4 (5.63%) Adobe
3 4 (5.63%) Hitachi
4 3 (4.23%) Google
4 3 (4.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago