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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 568 565 580
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 50 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 53
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 £39,600 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
37379 37901 39510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.39% 83.46% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31039 31572 33648
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 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 22 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 +13 2 £48,750 -2.50% 2
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (63.64%) Scrum
3 45 (58.44%) BDD
4 44 (57.14%) QA
5 40 (51.95%) TDD
6 35 (45.45%) Selenium
7 32 (41.56%) Java
8 28 (36.36%) FitNesse
9 27 (35.06%) WebDriver
10 26 (33.77%) .NET
11 25 (32.47%) Cucumber
12 22 (28.57%) C#
12 22 (28.57%) HTML
13 21 (27.27%) Ruby
14 20 (25.97%) Automated Testing
14 20 (25.97%) E-Commerce
15 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
15 19 (24.68%) Finance
15 19 (24.68%) SpecFlow
15 19 (24.68%) ATDD
16 18 (23.38%) Test Automation
17 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
17 17 (22.08%) Linux
17 17 (22.08%) Games
18 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (20.78%) Open Source
19 15 (19.48%) Kanban
19 15 (19.48%) ISTQB
20 14 (18.18%) Marketing
20 14 (18.18%) JIRA

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (3.90%) Drupal
2 2 (2.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Mingle
2 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) GitHub
1 4 (5.19%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SSDT
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (45.45%) Selenium
2 28 (36.36%) FitNesse
3 27 (35.06%) WebDriver
4 25 (32.47%) Cucumber
5 19 (24.68%) SpecFlow
6 14 (18.18%) JIRA
7 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
8 12 (15.58%) NUnit
9 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
10 9 (11.69%) Hudson
10 9 (11.69%) Calabash
10 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
11 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
11 8 (10.39%) GoogleTest
11 8 (10.39%) GCC
11 8 (10.39%) CppUnit
12 7 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (9.09%) JBehave
12 7 (9.09%) Concordion
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Games
3 14 (18.18%) Marketing
4 9 (11.69%) Banking
4 9 (11.69%) Retail
5 7 (9.09%) Publishing
6 5 (6.49%) Investment Banking
7 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.60%) Advertising
8 2 (2.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 12 (15.58%) Test Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) Tester
7 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Test Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) QA Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Automation Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Automation Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) .NET
2 22 (28.57%) HTML
3 12 (15.58%) HTML5
4 11 (14.29%) CSS
5 10 (12.99%) jQuery
6 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.39%) MFC
7 8 (10.39%) STL
7 8 (10.39%) Ajax
7 8 (10.39%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (10.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (9.09%) LAMP
8 7 (9.09%) XML
9 6 (7.79%) XHTML
10 5 (6.49%) Web Services
11 4 (5.19%) JSON
11 4 (5.19%) Velocity
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.19%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Open Source
2 12 (15.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
4 8 (10.39%) Fixed Income
4 8 (10.39%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (10.39%) Hedge funds
5 5 (6.49%) Blog
6 3 (3.90%) Social Media
6 3 (3.90%) User Experience
7 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.60%) Psychology
7 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) Online Games
8 1 (1.30%) Social Gaming
8 1 (1.30%) iPad
8 1 (1.30%) iPhone
8 1 (1.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (63.64%) Scrum
3 45 (58.44%) BDD
4 40 (51.95%) TDD
5 20 (25.97%) Automated Testing
5 20 (25.97%) E-Commerce
6 19 (24.68%) ATDD
7 18 (23.38%) Test Automation
8 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (19.48%) Kanban
10 14 (18.18%) Test Planning
11 13 (16.88%) Software Testing
11 13 (16.88%) Pair Programming
12 12 (15.58%) Multithreading
12 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
12 12 (15.58%) Low Latency
13 11 (14.29%) Coaching
13 11 (14.29%) Workflow
13 11 (14.29%) OOP
14 10 (12.99%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) Java
2 22 (28.57%) C#
3 21 (27.27%) Ruby
4 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.88%) SQL
6 8 (10.39%) C++
6 8 (10.39%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) C
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) ISTQB
2 13 (16.88%) Degree
3 7 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 7 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 7 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (9.09%) ISEB
4 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) Google
3 3 (3.90%) Zend
3 3 (3.90%) HP
3 3 (3.90%) Hitachi
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago