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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 599 567 581
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 38 64 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 58
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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
38406 37329 41067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31575 30968 35289
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 22 September 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 September 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
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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 -8 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 51 (66.23%) Scrum
3 49 (63.64%) Selenium
4 45 (58.44%) QA
5 43 (55.84%) BDD
6 42 (54.55%) TDD
7 39 (50.65%) WebDriver
8 36 (46.75%) Java
9 32 (41.56%) Test Automation
10 24 (31.17%) .NET
10 24 (31.17%) Automated Testing
11 23 (29.87%) Ruby
11 23 (29.87%) FitNesse
12 22 (28.57%) HTML
13 21 (27.27%) C#
13 21 (27.27%) Cucumber
14 19 (24.68%) ATDD
14 19 (24.68%) Test Planning
14 19 (24.68%) Finance
14 19 (24.68%) Games
15 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
15 18 (23.38%) Open Source
16 16 (20.78%) CSS
17 15 (19.48%) JIRA
18 14 (18.18%) SQL
18 14 (18.18%) OOP
18 14 (18.18%) Workflow
18 14 (18.18%) Test Strategy
19 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (15.58%) Regression Testing

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (5.19%) Confluence
2 3 (3.90%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Mingle
1 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Rackspace Cloud
1 4 (5.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
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
4 1 (1.30%) SSDT
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (63.64%) Selenium
2 39 (50.65%) WebDriver
3 23 (29.87%) FitNesse
4 21 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 15 (19.48%) JIRA
6 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 11 (14.29%) SpecFlow
7 10 (12.99%) TeamCity
8 9 (11.69%) Calabash
9 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
10 7 (9.09%) NUnit
10 7 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (7.79%) Hudson
12 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (5.19%) JBehave
13 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (5.19%) Concordion
13 4 (5.19%) QUnit
13 4 (5.19%) RubyMine
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
1 19 (24.68%) Games
2 11 (14.29%) Retail
3 10 (12.99%) Publishing
3 10 (12.99%) Banking
4 9 (11.69%) Marketing
5 6 (7.79%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.60%) Law
8 1 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Developer
3 16 (20.78%) Test Analyst
4 11 (14.29%) Consultant
5 10 (12.99%) Tester
5 10 (12.99%) Test Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Test Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Automation Tester
6 9 (11.69%) Automation Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Senior Automation Tester
7 8 (10.39%) Senior Tester
8 7 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) QA Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) .NET
2 22 (28.57%) HTML
3 16 (20.78%) CSS
4 10 (12.99%) REST
5 8 (10.39%) jQuery
5 8 (10.39%) Ajax
6 7 (9.09%) LAMP
6 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.09%) XML
6 7 (9.09%) HTML5
7 5 (6.49%) Web Services
8 4 (5.19%) YUI
8 4 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (5.19%) XHTML
8 4 (5.19%) Velocity
8 4 (5.19%) JSON
9 3 (3.90%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Open Source
2 7 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.49%) Blog
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.90%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.90%) Social Media
5 3 (3.90%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.60%) Online Games
6 2 (2.60%) User Experience
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Psychology
7 1 (1.30%) Social Network
7 1 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) UNIX
4 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (66.23%) Scrum
3 43 (55.84%) BDD
4 42 (54.55%) TDD
5 32 (41.56%) Test Automation
6 24 (31.17%) Automated Testing
7 19 (24.68%) ATDD
7 19 (24.68%) Test Planning
8 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
9 14 (18.18%) OOP
9 14 (18.18%) Workflow
9 14 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (15.58%) Regression Testing
11 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
12 11 (14.29%) Manual Testing
12 11 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 11 (14.29%) Kanban
13 9 (11.69%) Line Management
13 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) Java
2 23 (29.87%) Ruby
3 21 (27.27%) C#
4 14 (18.18%) SQL
5 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.39%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) Python
8 4 (5.19%) C
9 3 (3.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
1 9 (11.69%) ISEB
2 8 (10.39%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (5.19%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 4 (5.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (58.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) HP
3 4 (5.19%) Hitachi
3 4 (5.19%) Adobe
4 3 (3.90%) Google
4 3 (3.90%) Zend
5 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.30%) Green Hat
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago