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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 428 447 438
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 8 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.036% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.044% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
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
17161 18115 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.92% 80.51% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13972 14159 13696
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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
Hampshire +11 3 - -
Berkshire +9 2 - -
Kent - 2 £30,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) ISEB
3 10 (55.56%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
5 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
6 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
6 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) Open Source
7 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
8 3 (16.67%) WATIR
8 3 (16.67%) JIRA
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) WATIR
4 2 (11.11%) Appium
4 2 (11.11%) Robolectric
5 1 (5.56%) NUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Moq
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) QA Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) System Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
2 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Capita
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos