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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 235 222 209
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.068% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.083% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +50.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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
4771 4797 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.26% 81.78% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3972 3993 3683
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
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 22 May 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
Wiltshire - 1 £30,000 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) Google App Engine
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft