The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Tester
Rank 903 862 882
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 14 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.020% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 40
Average salary £41,000 £46,250 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.35% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Agile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Agile Tester
Top 16 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -44 13 £42,500 - 1
London -52 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East -13 3 £30,000 -14.28%
City of London -15 3 £45,000 -30.76%
Bristol - 2 £36,000 -
South West - 2 £36,000 -
West Sussex +4 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Scotland -22 1 £41,000 -28.69%
Edinburgh - 1 £41,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £26,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Selenium
3 12 (42.86%) QA
4 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 9 (32.14%) ISEB
5 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (21.43%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.86%) Back Office
9 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
9 5 (17.86%) JIRA
9 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Atlassian
9 5 (17.86%) Confluence
9 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Testing
10 4 (14.29%) BDD
10 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (17.86%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (21.43%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
5 4 (14.29%) NUnit
5 4 (14.29%) JUnit
6 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (10.71%) LoadRunner
7 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
7 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.14%) Maven
7 2 (7.14%) WebLOAD
7 2 (7.14%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
8 1 (3.57%) Subversion
8 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.57%) Behat
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Back Office
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
1 3 (10.71%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XHTML
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
4 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Testing
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.14%) MVC
9 2 (7.14%) OO
9 2 (7.14%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) XPath
3 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) HP
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago