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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
England / North West
Rank 242 228 256
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.090% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
5280 4855 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.84% 87.41% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 4038 4955
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 5 £35,000 -6.66% 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 18 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) ISEB
6 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
6 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
6 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 4 (33.33%) QA
7 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
7 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
7 4 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle
7 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 3 (25.00%) User Stories
8 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Volume Testing
9 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 (8.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) JMeter
5 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) API Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Volume Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) System Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
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