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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank 253 242 258
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.095% 0.082% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.093% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £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
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
5588 5349 6504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.19% 87.83% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4691 4390 5576
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram 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 5 December 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
Manchester -27 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Lancashire - 2 £47,500 - 1
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 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 North West region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
5 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 5 (35.71%) ISEB
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
6 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
7 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) JMeter
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
8 2 (14.29%) QA
8 2 (14.29%) Performance 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 (7.14%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
5 2 (14.29%) JMeter
5 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Lead Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) API Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Volume Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) HP
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
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