The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Agile Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle