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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 185 177 165
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 3 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.052% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.067% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
3381 2982 3038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.12% 77.29% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 2562 2654
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 £50,000 - 1
Agile Testing
North West

Agile Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) QA Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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