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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank - 177 187
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.24% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Agile Testing
North West

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
3186 3166 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 83.14% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2699 2701 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) Test Management
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (25.00%) FitNesse

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Test Management
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
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