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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank 190 173 191
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
3343 3166 3652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.50% 89.74% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 2579 3116
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 9 December 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) JMeter
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Volume Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) 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 7 (70.00%) 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 Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
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 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) API Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automation 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%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
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