The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Agile Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Tester
Rank 830 878 871
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 101 87 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.079% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.082% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 101
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £38,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +11.76%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Agile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Agile Tester in the job title.

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Agile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Agile Tester
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 99 £42,500 +2.40% 15
London +25 40 £46,250 -2.63% 7
South East +53 27 £40,000 +5.26% 6
North West +33 11 £33,000 -17.50%
East Midlands +12 10 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +5 9 £33,000 -17.50%
Berkshire - 9 £42,500 - 2
Northamptonshire - 9 - -
Reading - 9 £42,500 - 2
Northampton - 9 - -
Altrincham - 7 £36,500 -
Southampton - 7 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 7 £30,000 -
West Midlands +2 6 £32,500 +8.33%
East of England +34 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Surrey +33 4 £40,000 +41.59% 2
West Sussex - 4 £38,750 - 1
City of London +68 3 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £35,000 -30.00%
East Grinstead - 3 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £30,000 -21.05%
Milton Keynes +15 2 £30,000 -21.05%
Cambridge -1 2 £36,250 -27.50%
Blackpool - 2 £32,500 -
Telford - 2 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £32,250 -
Yorkshire +31 1 £30,000 -
Sheffield +21 1 £30,000 -

Agile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Agile Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Agile Tester in the job title.

1 196 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (58.67%) QA
3 95 (48.47%) Scrum
4 92 (46.94%) BDD
5 84 (42.86%) TDD
6 81 (41.33%) Selenium
7 75 (38.27%) SQL
8 63 (32.14%) Java
9 60 (30.61%) Test Scripting
10 58 (29.59%) Regression Testing
11 56 (28.57%) WebDriver
12 54 (27.55%) Automation Testing
12 54 (27.55%) Software Testing
13 53 (27.04%) C#
14 49 (25.00%) Cucumber
15 47 (23.98%) ISEB
16 46 (23.47%) ISTQB
17 45 (22.96%) Manual Testing
18 42 (21.43%) Finance
18 42 (21.43%) Automated Testing
18 42 (21.43%) User Stories
19 39 (19.90%) Test Automation
20 37 (18.88%) SoapUI
21 35 (17.86%) Functional Testing
22 33 (16.84%) User Acceptance Testing
22 33 (16.84%) Performance Testing
23 32 (16.33%) JIRA
24 31 (15.82%) E-Commerce
25 30 (15.31%) OO
25 30 (15.31%) Ruby

Agile Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.06%) Confluence
2 3 (1.53%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) GitHub
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.51%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) SMTP
2 2 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.02%) MySQL
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (41.33%) Selenium
2 56 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 49 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 37 (18.88%) SoapUI
5 32 (16.33%) JIRA
6 27 (13.78%) Jenkins
7 26 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (12.76%) JUnit
9 15 (7.65%) FitNesse
10 14 (7.14%) Git (software)
10 14 (7.14%) Hudson
11 11 (5.61%) Gatling
11 11 (5.61%) JMeter
11 11 (5.61%) SpecFlow
12 8 (4.08%) Eclipse
12 8 (4.08%) Mockito
13 7 (3.57%) NUnit
14 6 (3.06%) HP UFT
14 6 (3.06%) Mercurial
14 6 (3.06%) Subversion
General
1 42 (21.43%) Finance
2 10 (5.10%) Retail
3 6 (3.06%) Law
4 5 (2.55%) Marketing
5 4 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.73%) Gherkin
2 22 (11.22%) HTML
3 19 (9.69%) Web Services
4 18 (9.18%) .NET
5 17 (8.67%) SOAP
6 12 (6.12%) J2EE
7 11 (5.61%) XML
8 10 (5.10%) CSS
8 10 (5.10%) Node.js
9 9 (4.59%) GWT
10 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.06%) REST
11 5 (2.55%) Spring
12 4 (2.04%) Ajax
13 3 (1.53%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.02%) CSS3
14 2 (1.02%) HTML5
14 2 (1.02%) jQuery
14 2 (1.02%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.65%) Client/Server
4 14 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.06%) AS400
6 6 (3.06%) iSeries
7 4 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.53%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.53%) iPad
8 3 (1.53%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.53%) Spread Betting
9 2 (1.02%) Fintech
9 2 (1.02%) User Experience
10 1 (0.51%) Blog
10 1 (0.51%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.24%) Unix
2 19 (9.69%) Android
2 19 (9.69%) Apple iOS
3 16 (8.16%) Windows
4 7 (3.57%) Linux
5 3 (1.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (48.47%) Scrum
3 92 (46.94%) BDD
4 84 (42.86%) TDD
5 60 (30.61%) Test Scripting
6 58 (29.59%) Regression Testing
7 54 (27.55%) Automation Testing
7 54 (27.55%) Software Testing
8 45 (22.96%) Manual Testing
9 42 (21.43%) Automated Testing
9 42 (21.43%) User Stories
10 39 (19.90%) Test Automation
11 35 (17.86%) Functional Testing
12 33 (16.84%) Performance Testing
12 33 (16.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (15.82%) E-Commerce
14 30 (15.31%) OO
15 29 (14.80%) Exploratory Testing
16 28 (14.29%) Kanban
16 28 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (38.27%) SQL
2 63 (32.14%) Java
3 53 (27.04%) C#
4 30 (15.31%) Ruby
5 19 (9.69%) Groovy
6 17 (8.67%) Scala
7 15 (7.65%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.63%) PHP
9 4 (2.04%) Python
9 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.53%) C
11 2 (1.02%) Perl
12 1 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (23.98%) ISEB
2 46 (23.47%) ISTQB
3 27 (13.78%) Degree
4 15 (7.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (58.67%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) SDET
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.67%) HP
3 10 (5.10%) Google
4 8 (4.08%) Oracle
5 7 (3.57%) Telerik
6 6 (3.06%) IBM
7 4 (2.04%) SAP
8 3 (1.53%) Pega
9 2 (1.02%) Twitter
10 1 (0.51%) CA
10 1 (0.51%) Facebook
10 1 (0.51%) Rally
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