The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank - - 168
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3235 3231 2953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.85% 78.59% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2610 2773 2578
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Testing
North West

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle