The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 49 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.50% 0.73% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.82% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £58,750 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Agile Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 366 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 85.71% 89.05% 82.46%
Number of salaries quoted 250 328 293
Average salary £46,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Luton region.

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Luton

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP