The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 440 404 441
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +37
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 6 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.066% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.087% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17503 16168 17308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.56% 76.23% 76.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13524 13114 14655
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Agile Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire - 3 £32,000 -
Surrey -6 2 £55,000 +31.73% 1
Berkshire -5 1 £37,500 +27.11% 1
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (66.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 5 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) Games
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Maven
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) IIS
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
6 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) RSpec
2 2 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Behat
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS3
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Kindle
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) DSDM
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago