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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Tester
Rank 846 885 882
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 98 88 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 109
Median salary £37,500 £45,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.58% +22.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,700 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +32 96 £37,500 -17.58% 12
London +4 35 £45,000 -5.26% 8
South East +34 21 £37,500 +7.14%
East of England +16 10 £30,000 -40.00%
North West +30 9 £37,500 +20.00%
Manchester +13 9 £32,500 +4.00%
West Sussex - 9 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +5 8 £37,500 -16.66%
West Midlands -17 8 £36,250 -19.44%
City of London - 7 £55,000 - 2
Milton Keynes +25 6 £35,000 +1.44%
Buckinghamshire +18 6 £36,250 +5.07%
West Yorkshire +15 6 £37,500 -16.66%
South West +11 6 £31,500 - 1
Surrey +8 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Leeds 0 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Bristol - 5 £31,500 -
Birmingham -15 4 £40,000 +86.04%
Shropshire - 4 £32,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £30,000 -
Telford - 4 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £30,000 -
East Grinstead - 3 £37,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £24,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £33,750 - 3
Lancashire +4 2 £37,500 -
Cambridge -4 2 £36,250 -27.50%
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £36,250 -27.50%
Essex - 2 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £25,000 -

Agile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (59.88%) QA
3 75 (44.91%) Selenium
4 72 (43.11%) Scrum
5 69 (41.32%) BDD
6 61 (36.53%) SQL
7 60 (35.93%) TDD
8 52 (31.14%) Manual Testing
9 51 (30.54%) WebDriver
10 50 (29.94%) Software Testing
11 46 (27.54%) Test Scripting
12 45 (26.95%) ISEB
12 45 (26.95%) ISTQB
13 44 (26.35%) Regression Testing
13 44 (26.35%) Java
13 44 (26.35%) Automation Testing
14 43 (25.75%) Cucumber
15 41 (24.55%) Automated Testing
15 41 (24.55%) Test Automation
16 37 (22.16%) Functional Testing
17 34 (20.36%) JIRA
18 33 (19.76%) User Stories
18 33 (19.76%) C#
19 32 (19.16%) User Acceptance Testing
20 29 (17.37%) Finance
21 26 (15.57%) System Testing
22 25 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
23 24 (14.37%) Integration Testing
23 24 (14.37%) Jenkins
23 24 (14.37%) 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 7 (4.19%) Node.js
2 5 (2.99%) Confluence
3 4 (2.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) HTTP
2 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 75 (44.91%) Selenium
2 51 (30.54%) WebDriver
3 43 (25.75%) Cucumber
4 34 (20.36%) JIRA
5 25 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (14.37%) Jenkins
7 22 (13.17%) SoapUI
8 18 (10.78%) Git (software)
9 17 (10.18%) JUnit
10 14 (8.38%) Hudson
11 12 (7.19%) FitNesse
12 8 (4.79%) HP UFT
12 8 (4.79%) JMeter
13 6 (3.59%) Bugzilla
13 6 (3.59%) Gerrit
13 6 (3.59%) Mercurial
13 6 (3.59%) SpecFlow
13 6 (3.59%) Subversion
14 5 (2.99%) Appium
14 5 (2.99%) Ranorex
General
1 29 (17.37%) Finance
2 7 (4.19%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.59%) Law
4 3 (1.80%) Games
4 3 (1.80%) Marketing
4 3 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.58%) Web Services
2 15 (8.98%) SOAP
3 14 (8.38%) .NET
4 11 (6.59%) HTML
5 10 (5.99%) Gherkin
6 8 (4.79%) CSS
7 7 (4.19%) XML
8 6 (3.59%) J2EE
9 3 (1.80%) REST
10 2 (1.20%) Ajax
10 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.20%) Java EE
10 2 (1.20%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (0.60%) CSS3
11 1 (0.60%) GWT
11 1 (0.60%) HTML5
11 1 (0.60%) JSON
11 1 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.78%) Client/Server
3 12 (7.19%) AS400
3 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (7.19%) iSeries
4 8 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.40%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.40%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.40%) iPad
7 3 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.20%) Fintech
9 1 (0.60%) Blog
9 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Android
1 22 (13.17%) Apple iOS
2 16 (9.58%) Unix
3 7 (4.19%) Windows
4 5 (2.99%) Linux
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (43.11%) Scrum
3 69 (41.32%) BDD
4 60 (35.93%) TDD
5 52 (31.14%) Manual Testing
6 50 (29.94%) Software Testing
7 46 (27.54%) Test Scripting
8 44 (26.35%) Automation Testing
8 44 (26.35%) Regression Testing
9 41 (24.55%) Automated Testing
9 41 (24.55%) Test Automation
10 37 (22.16%) Functional Testing
11 33 (19.76%) User Stories
12 32 (19.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (15.57%) System Testing
14 24 (14.37%) Integration Testing
15 23 (13.77%) E-Commerce
16 22 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (12.57%) Defect Management
17 21 (12.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.53%) SQL
2 44 (26.35%) Java
3 33 (19.76%) C#
4 24 (14.37%) Ruby
5 17 (10.18%) Groovy
6 12 (7.19%) PHP
7 8 (4.79%) Scala
8 5 (2.99%) Python
9 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.80%) C
10 3 (1.80%) C++
11 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (26.95%) ISEB
1 45 (26.95%) ISTQB
2 23 (13.77%) Degree
3 18 (10.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (59.88%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SDET
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 21 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.38%) HP
3 6 (3.59%) IBM
3 6 (3.59%) Telerik
4 5 (2.99%) Oracle
5 4 (2.40%) SAP
6 3 (1.80%) Pega
6 3 (1.80%) Twitter
7 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.60%) CA
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) Rally
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago