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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 200 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.031% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.034% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £46,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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
3505 2965 3428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.44% 90.67% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2426 2890
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 27 February 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (12.50%) User Stories
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Volume Testing
7 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (12.50%) Android

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 (12.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) API Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Volume Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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