The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank 231 246 253
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.032% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.036% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £37,700 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +3.65%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £34,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.38% -19.41%
Agile Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4875 5572 6034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.82% 88.33% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4124 4529 4828
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the North West region.

Agile Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 3 £37,700 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) API Testing

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (11.11%) Apache
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
Stockport, Cheshire
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £25,230
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Salford or Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,380 plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Salford or Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,380 plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Stockport and Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £31,635 plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Salford, Stockport and Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £31,635 plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago