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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 214 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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 0 13 £42,500 +41.66%
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (66.67%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (33.33%) User Stories
2 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (33.33%) User Stories
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago