The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Tester
Rank 254 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% 0.017% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
Agile Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Agile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Tester in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Agile Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Tester across the South West region.

Agile Tester Salary Trend in the South West

Agile Tester
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Tester within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Bristol -2 1 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Agile Tester
England

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Agile Tester in their job title 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 with Agile Tester in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) BDD
4 10 (62.50%) Selenium
5 8 (50.00%) Java EE
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) Maven
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) JUnit
5 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (50.00%) Case Management
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 4 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (25.00%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Agile Tester in their job title 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 with Agile Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (50.00%) JUnit
2 8 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Java EE
2 6 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) Case Management
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Kanban
7 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Product Management
8 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik
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