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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Tester
Rank 876 889 857
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 17 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.017% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Agile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Agile Tester
Top 9 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 28 August 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 0 14 £40,000 -11.11% 5
London +14 11 £40,000 -33.33% 4
City of London +24 2 £35,000 -41.66% 2
East Midlands -1 2 £32,500 -
Derby - 2 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £32,500 -
South East +11 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Buckinghamshire -11 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Aylesbury - 1 £35,000 -

Agile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) QA
3 18 (58.06%) Selenium
4 17 (54.84%) Subversion
5 16 (51.61%) TDD
5 16 (51.61%) Cucumber
6 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (48.39%) BDD
6 15 (48.39%) Automated Testing
7 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
7 14 (45.16%) WebDriver
8 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
8 13 (41.94%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) Java
9 10 (32.26%) Ruby
9 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
10 9 (29.03%) C#
10 9 (29.03%) SOAP
10 9 (29.03%) OOP
10 9 (29.03%) OO
10 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
10 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
10 9 (29.03%) WATIR
10 9 (29.03%) REST
10 9 (29.03%) User Stories
10 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
12 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
12 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (22.58%) Karma Test Runner

Agile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Selenium
2 17 (54.84%) Subversion
3 16 (51.61%) Cucumber
4 14 (45.16%) WebDriver
5 9 (29.03%) WATIR
5 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
5 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
6 7 (22.58%) NUnit
6 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
6 7 (22.58%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.45%) JIRA
7 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.45%) JMeter
8 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.23%) T4 Templates
8 1 (3.23%) Appium
8 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.45%) Banking
1 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) SOAP
1 9 (29.03%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Wiki
4 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) Automated Testing
3 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (48.39%) BDD
4 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
5 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
6 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
7 9 (29.03%) OOP
7 9 (29.03%) OO
7 9 (29.03%) User Stories
8 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
9 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
11 2 (6.45%) System Testing
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (6.45%) SDLC
11 2 (6.45%) SOA
11 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
11 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Ruby
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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