The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 209 191 206
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.16% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Agile Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4333 3960 3909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.10% 80.70% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3609 3291 3264
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,898 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Agile Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Solihull - 4 £27,500 - 2
Birmingham -13 1 £55,000 +64.17%
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) System Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago