The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 184 167 195
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.13% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.14% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3305 2831 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.57% 90.07% 85.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2859 2327 2834
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Agile Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Volume Testing
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (20.00%) JMeter
7 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) API Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Volume Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago