The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 436 430 431
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 13 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.027% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.035% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 12
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18822 17111 18384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.38% 76.15% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14874 13860 15742
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Testing
England

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 7 £45,500 -
Berkshire +4 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (91.30%) ISEB
2 20 (86.96%) QA
3 18 (78.26%) Software Testing
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (56.52%) Scrum
6 12 (52.17%) ISTQB
6 12 (52.17%) Selenium
7 11 (47.83%) Firewall
7 11 (47.83%) Games
7 11 (47.83%) ISO 9001
8 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
8 8 (34.78%) Degree
9 7 (30.43%) Security Testing
9 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
9 7 (30.43%) Project Management
10 6 (26.09%) VB
10 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 5 (21.74%) .NET
11 5 (21.74%) VBScript
11 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
12 4 (17.39%) Ajax
12 4 (17.39%) TestComplete
12 4 (17.39%) CMS
12 4 (17.39%) NUnit
12 4 (17.39%) Internet
12 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 4 (17.39%) DNS
12 4 (17.39%) CRM
12 4 (17.39%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) TestComplete
2 4 (17.39%) NUnit
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
3 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (47.83%) Games
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Test Manager
2 7 (30.43%) QA Manager
2 7 (30.43%) QA Test Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
6 3 (13.04%) Software Test Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Software Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
5 7 (30.43%) Security Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) OOP
8 2 (8.70%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.35%) BDD
9 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
1 6 (26.09%) VB
2 5 (21.74%) VBScript
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) ISEB
2 12 (52.17%) ISTQB
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (86.96%) QA
2 11 (47.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft