The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 31 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.48% 2.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 3.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £22,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Agile Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 82 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 49.05% 74.55% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 83 80 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Wakefield region.

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Wakefield

Agile Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Agile Testing also 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 that cited Agile Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Agile Testing also 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 that cited Agile Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification