The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Tester role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Tester
Rank 860 899 865
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 13 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,100 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Agile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Agile Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Tester within the UK.

Agile Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Agile Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Tester over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Agile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Agile Tester
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
England +36 9 £45,000 +18.42% 1
London +45 6 £55,000 +12.82%
Scotland +15 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 £42,500 - 1
Newport - 2 £28,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £42,500 - 1
South Wales - 2 £28,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £28,000 - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Derby - 1 £35,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) TDD
3 15 (36.59%) Selenium
3 15 (36.59%) Manual Testing
3 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
3 15 (36.59%) BDD
4 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
4 14 (34.15%) QA
4 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
6 11 (26.83%) WebDriver
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle
7 10 (24.39%) SOAP
7 10 (24.39%) Scrum
8 9 (21.95%) REST
8 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
10 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
10 7 (17.07%) Agile Testing
10 7 (17.07%) RESTful
10 7 (17.07%) Kanban
10 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
10 7 (17.07%) Web Services
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
12 5 (12.20%) Ruby
12 5 (12.20%) Marketing

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (12.20%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Selenium
1 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
2 11 (26.83%) WebDriver
3 5 (12.20%) JIRA
3 5 (12.20%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) WATIR
5 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.32%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (7.32%) JMeter
6 2 (4.88%) NUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) Appium
7 1 (2.44%) Calabash
7 1 (2.44%) Grunt
7 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.44%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.44%) WebLOAD
7 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) SOAP
2 9 (21.95%) REST
3 7 (17.07%) RESTful
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) Java EE
7 1 (2.44%) WCF
7 1 (2.44%) LINQ
7 1 (2.44%) CSS3
7 1 (2.44%) Sass
7 1 (2.44%) LESS
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) Apache CXF
7 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) TDD
2 15 (36.59%) Manual Testing
2 15 (36.59%) BDD
3 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
3 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
5 10 (24.39%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
8 7 (17.07%) Agile Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Kanban
8 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Workflow
10 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (9.76%) Test Planning
10 4 (9.76%) User Stories
11 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
11 3 (7.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby
4 5 (12.20%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) C
6 1 (2.44%) Korn
6 1 (2.44%) Groovy
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
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