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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 427 434 440
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.035% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.044% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Average salary £30,500 £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.10% +34.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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
16858 18135 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.82% 79.47% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13369 14487 13886
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey +21 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Kent - 1 £30,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) ISEB
4 16 (47.06%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Test Scripting
6 13 (38.24%) QA
7 12 (35.29%) Selenium
8 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
9 10 (29.41%) Scrum
10 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
11 7 (20.59%) JIRA
11 7 (20.59%) SOAP
11 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
11 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
12 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
12 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.65%) C#
13 5 (14.71%) Ruby
13 5 (14.71%) Objective-C
13 5 (14.71%) .NET
13 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
14 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
14 4 (11.76%) Appium
14 4 (11.76%) Robolectric
14 4 (11.76%) UNIX
14 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
15 3 (8.82%) Load Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) JIRA
2 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 4 (11.76%) Appium
3 4 (11.76%) Robolectric
4 3 (8.82%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Moq
5 2 (5.88%) NUnit
6 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Test Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Tester
4 8 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) QA Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Senior QA Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Tester
7 4 (11.76%) QA Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Tester
10 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
10 1 (2.94%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) SOAP
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Open Source
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Test Scripting
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Load Testing
8 3 (8.82%) User Stories
8 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security
9 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) CRM
9 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.94%) System Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) ISEB
2 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
3 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Capita
1 1 (2.94%) Cognos
1 1 (2.94%) HP
1 1 (2.94%) Apple
1 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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