The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 152 176 170
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 51 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.02% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.67% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 1 10
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Agile Testing
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4331 3719 3190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.90% 82.52% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3485 2896 2598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Leeds +18 51 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) Line Management
3 44 (60.27%) SQL
4 42 (57.53%) MS Excel
5 41 (56.16%) Unit Testing
6 36 (49.32%) QA
7 35 (47.95%) Software Testing
7 35 (47.95%) NUnit
7 35 (47.95%) Performance Testing
7 35 (47.95%) JUnit
7 35 (47.95%) Configuration Management
7 35 (47.95%) Non-Functional Testing
8 28 (38.36%) .NET
9 27 (36.99%) C#
10 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
10 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
11 25 (34.25%) Retail
12 24 (32.88%) Automated Testing
12 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
13 23 (31.51%) ReSharper
13 23 (31.51%) WPF
13 23 (31.51%) Hyper-V
13 23 (31.51%) Analytics
13 23 (31.51%) Moq
13 23 (31.51%) SoapUI
13 23 (31.51%) Big Data
14 22 (30.14%) Mentoring
15 19 (26.03%) Oracle
16 18 (24.66%) HTML

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 42 (57.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (47.95%) JUnit
1 35 (47.95%) NUnit
2 23 (31.51%) ReSharper
2 23 (31.51%) Moq
2 23 (31.51%) SoapUI
3 12 (16.44%) SpecFlow
3 12 (16.44%) FitNesse
4 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.48%) Selenium
6 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
7 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (34.25%) Retail
2 17 (23.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Analyst
1 27 (36.99%) Test Analyst
2 21 (28.77%) Software Engineer
3 18 (24.66%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) Team Leader
4 11 (15.07%) Test Team Leader
5 9 (12.33%) Software Tester
5 9 (12.33%) Tester
5 9 (12.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Web Tester
11 1 (1.37%) Head of Development
11 1 (1.37%) QA Analyst
11 1 (1.37%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) WPF
3 18 (24.66%) HTML
4 17 (23.29%) HTML5
4 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
4 17 (23.29%) XML
5 12 (16.44%) Gherkin
6 10 (13.70%) SOAP
7 6 (8.22%) WinForms
7 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) Line Management
3 41 (56.16%) Unit Testing
4 35 (47.95%) Performance Testing
4 35 (47.95%) Software Testing
4 35 (47.95%) Configuration Management
4 35 (47.95%) Non-Functional Testing
5 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (32.88%) Automated Testing
6 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
6 23 (31.51%) Analytics
7 22 (30.14%) Mentoring
8 17 (23.29%) People Management
9 13 (17.81%) Scrum
9 13 (17.81%) BDD
10 12 (16.44%) Coaching
10 12 (16.44%) User Stories
11 10 (13.70%) Test Management
12 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
13 7 (9.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) SQL
2 27 (36.99%) C#
3 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) ISEB
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (49.32%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.03%) Oracle
3 17 (23.29%) Apple
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