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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 408 401 439
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +38
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 27 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.045% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.056% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Berkshire +3 18 £50,000 +17.64%
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) Test Scripting
3 18 (45.00%) Selenium
4 17 (42.50%) C#
5 14 (35.00%) QA
6 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
6 13 (32.50%) Internet
7 12 (30.00%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) ISEB
7 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 11 (27.50%) TDD
8 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
8 11 (27.50%) SpecFlow
8 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (25.00%) Gherkin
9 10 (25.00%) Scrum
10 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
12 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
12 6 (15.00%) Degree
12 6 (15.00%) SOAP
12 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
13 5 (12.50%) .NET
13 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
13 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (10.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (5.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) SpecFlow
3 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) NUnit
5 3 (7.50%) JUnit
5 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (5.00%) Moq
6 2 (5.00%) Appium
6 2 (5.00%) Robolectric
6 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Tester
2 12 (30.00%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Automation Tester
4 8 (20.00%) Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Senior QA Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) QA Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Designer
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Tester
8 4 (10.00%) Lead Designer
8 4 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (15.00%) SOAP
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) CSS3
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (2.50%) WCF
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) Test Scripting
3 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
4 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.50%) User Stories
11 2 (5.00%) CRM
12 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
12 1 (2.50%) Test Management
12 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.50%) Product Management
12 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.50%) BDD
12 1 (2.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) ISEB
2 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
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