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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 597 560 573
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 26 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 67
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £36,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in London

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 64 (76.19%) Selenium
2 61 (72.62%) Scrum
3 54 (64.29%) QA
4 51 (60.71%) Test Automation
4 51 (60.71%) WebDriver
5 46 (54.76%) TDD
6 43 (51.19%) Java
7 42 (50.00%) BDD
8 29 (34.52%) C#
8 29 (34.52%) Automated Testing
9 24 (28.57%) Ruby
10 23 (27.38%) .NET
10 23 (27.38%) Cucumber
11 22 (26.19%) FitNesse
12 21 (25.00%) Games
12 21 (25.00%) Open Source
12 21 (25.00%) Test Strategy
12 21 (25.00%) ATDD
13 20 (23.81%) HTML
14 19 (22.62%) Workflow
14 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (21.43%) Finance
15 18 (21.43%) OOP
16 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
16 16 (19.05%) SQL
16 16 (19.05%) CSS
16 16 (19.05%) JIRA
17 14 (16.67%) Regression Testing
17 14 (16.67%) Test Scripting
18 13 (15.48%) Software Testing

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 5 (5.95%) Confluence
2 2 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) Mingle
2 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) GitHub
2 3 (3.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 64 (76.19%) Selenium
2 51 (60.71%) WebDriver
3 23 (27.38%) Cucumber
4 22 (26.19%) FitNesse
5 16 (19.05%) JIRA
6 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
6 9 (10.71%) Calabash
7 8 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (8.33%) TeamCity
8 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.95%) SpecFlow
9 5 (5.95%) JMeter
10 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.76%) JBehave
10 4 (4.76%) Hudson
10 4 (4.76%) RubyMine
11 3 (3.57%) QUnit
11 3 (3.57%) NUnit
12 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (25.00%) Games
2 18 (21.43%) Finance
3 13 (15.48%) Publishing
4 9 (10.71%) Retail
5 8 (9.52%) Banking
6 5 (5.95%) Legal
6 5 (5.95%) Marketing
7 4 (4.76%) Law
7 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 15 (17.86%) Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Tester
5 13 (15.48%) Software Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Automation Tester
7 11 (13.10%) Senior Tester
7 11 (13.10%) Senior Automation Tester
8 10 (11.90%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Automation Analyst
8 10 (11.90%) Consultant
8 10 (11.90%) Test Engineer
9 8 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 7 (8.33%) Test Consultant
10 7 (8.33%) QA Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Senior Test Engineer
12 4 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) .NET
2 20 (23.81%) HTML
3 16 (19.05%) CSS
4 12 (14.29%) REST
5 6 (7.14%) XML
6 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.95%) Ajax
6 5 (5.95%) jQuery
7 4 (4.76%) LAMP
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.38%) Sass
9 2 (2.38%) LESS
9 2 (2.38%) CSS3
9 2 (2.38%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.38%) HTML5
9 2 (2.38%) MooTools
9 2 (2.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Open Source
2 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Blog
5 2 (2.38%) Online Games
5 2 (2.38%) Psychology
5 2 (2.38%) Social Media
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
6 1 (1.19%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.19%) iPhone
6 1 (1.19%) Social Network
6 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.19%) Derivative
6 1 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Scrum
2 51 (60.71%) Test Automation
3 46 (54.76%) TDD
4 42 (50.00%) BDD
5 29 (34.52%) Automated Testing
6 21 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 21 (25.00%) ATDD
7 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (22.62%) Workflow
8 18 (21.43%) OOP
9 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 14 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 14 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 13 (15.48%) Software Testing
12 12 (14.29%) Kanban
13 11 (13.10%) Manual Testing
14 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (8.33%) Automation Testing
16 5 (5.95%) Web Testing
16 5 (5.95%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) C#
3 24 (28.57%) Ruby
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 11 (13.10%) PHP
6 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.76%) C
8 3 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) ISEB
2 9 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.33%) Degree
4 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (2.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (64.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) HP
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Hitachi
4 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.38%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) Zend
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) Capita
6 1 (1.19%) Green Hat
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: 3 days ago