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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank - 216 209
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 13 7
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 0 9 7
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google