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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 557 578 527
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -51
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 55 50 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 74
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +9 14 £65,000 +8.33%
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £30,500 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (63.33%) QA
3 62 (51.67%) BDD
4 52 (43.33%) TDD
5 44 (36.67%) Scrum
5 44 (36.67%) Linux
6 43 (35.83%) Finance
7 42 (35.00%) Windows
8 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
8 41 (34.17%) SQL
9 40 (33.33%) HTML
10 39 (32.50%) SpecFlow
11 37 (30.83%) Cucumber
11 37 (30.83%) Java
12 35 (29.17%) Pair Programming
13 34 (28.33%) NUnit
14 31 (25.83%) C#
15 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (24.17%) ISTQB
17 28 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 28 (23.33%) FitNesse
17 28 (23.33%) Kanban
18 27 (22.50%) Multithreading
18 27 (22.50%) Low Latency
18 27 (22.50%) Microsoft
19 26 (21.67%) .NET
19 26 (21.67%) WebDriver
19 26 (21.67%) Selenium
20 25 (20.83%) TeamCity
21 23 (19.17%) Open Source

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (0.83%) Drupal
1 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Mingle
2 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
1 23 (19.17%) Relational Database
2 20 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 39 (32.50%) SpecFlow
2 37 (30.83%) Cucumber
3 34 (28.33%) NUnit
4 28 (23.33%) FitNesse
5 26 (21.67%) Selenium
5 26 (21.67%) WebDriver
6 25 (20.83%) TeamCity
7 22 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (18.33%) Visual Studio
7 22 (18.33%) JMeter
8 20 (16.67%) CppUnit
8 20 (16.67%) GCC
8 20 (16.67%) GoogleTest
9 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
10 15 (12.50%) QUnit
11 14 (11.67%) JIRA
12 11 (9.17%) Jenkins
13 10 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (7.50%) CruiseControl
14 9 (7.50%) Hudson
General
1 43 (35.83%) Finance
2 23 (19.17%) Banking
3 17 (14.17%) Marketing
4 13 (10.83%) Games
5 9 (7.50%) Retail
6 5 (4.17%) Billing
6 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.33%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Advertising
9 1 (0.83%) Front Office
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (21.67%) Developer
2 22 (18.33%) Analyst
3 20 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 16 (13.33%) C++ Developer
5 15 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 8 (6.67%) Tester
7 8 (6.67%) QA Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Consultant
9 6 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 6 (5.00%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Test Consultant
11 3 (2.50%) Sales Manager
11 3 (2.50%) Automation Tester
12 2 (1.67%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.67%) Front-End Web Developer
12 2 (1.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.33%) HTML
2 26 (21.67%) .NET
3 22 (18.33%) HTML5
4 20 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 20 (16.67%) MFC
4 20 (16.67%) STL
4 20 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 18 (15.00%) Web Services
6 16 (13.33%) jQuery
7 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 14 (11.67%) CSS
8 14 (11.67%) Ajax
9 12 (10.00%) Velocity
9 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (6.67%) XML
11 7 (5.83%) RESTful
12 4 (3.33%) XHTML
13 3 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 23 (19.17%) Open Source
3 21 (17.50%) Mobile App
4 20 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 20 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (16.67%) Fixed Income
5 13 (10.83%) Blog
6 7 (5.83%) User Experience
7 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.67%) Online Games
9 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.83%) Social Media
10 1 (0.83%) TWAP
10 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.83%) Wiki
10 1 (0.83%) VWAP
10 1 (0.83%) Equities
10 1 (0.83%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.67%) Linux
2 42 (35.00%) Windows
3 9 (7.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (51.67%) BDD
3 52 (43.33%) TDD
4 44 (36.67%) Scrum
5 35 (29.17%) Pair Programming
6 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (23.33%) Kanban
8 27 (22.50%) Multithreading
8 27 (22.50%) Low Latency
9 22 (18.33%) OO
9 22 (18.33%) E-Commerce
10 21 (17.50%) Test Scripting
10 21 (17.50%) Mentoring
11 20 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 20 (16.67%) ATDD
11 20 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 18 (15.00%) Test Strategy
13 17 (14.17%) Manual Testing
13 17 (14.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
1 41 (34.17%) SQL
2 37 (30.83%) Java
3 31 (25.83%) C#
4 20 (16.67%) C++
5 18 (15.00%) Ruby
6 9 (7.50%) Groovy
6 9 (7.50%) Python
7 3 (2.50%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.67%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (24.17%) ISTQB
2 21 (17.50%) Degree
3 18 (15.00%) ISEB
4 7 (5.83%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 7 (5.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (5.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (63.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 27 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle
3 2 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (0.83%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.83%) HP
4 1 (0.83%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) Zend
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