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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 431 414 444
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.082% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.10% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 3
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £27,950 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +25.00%
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
17582 16244 17531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.92% 78.17% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 13272 14843
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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
Surrey -8 7 £55,000 +78.86% 3
Hampshire -12 3 £32,000 -14.66%
Berkshire -11 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 18 September 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) QA
4 8 (42.11%) Selenium
5 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) Gherkin
7 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
7 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
9 3 (15.79%) User Stories
9 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.79%) BDD
9 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) IIS
9 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
4 2 (10.53%) NUnit
4 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
4 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
4 2 (10.53%) RSpec
4 2 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Behat
5 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) QA Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Gherkin
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Kindle
5 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
5 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Coaching
10 1 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
10 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
10 1 (5.26%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
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