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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 189 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 27 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.41% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.47% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £22,500 £26,750 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -56.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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
4251 3178 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.29% 85.82% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3275 2525 2573
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 19 September 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
(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 -17 25 - - 2
Wakefield -11 2 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) SOAP
2 35 (76.09%) Test Management
3 30 (65.22%) Software Testing
4 26 (56.52%) E-Commerce
5 14 (30.43%) SQL
6 12 (26.09%) .NET
6 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.09%) DSDM
6 12 (26.09%) XML
6 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (26.09%) Test Planning
7 10 (21.74%) QA
7 10 (21.74%) Selenium
7 10 (21.74%) ISEB
8 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
9 8 (17.39%) Marketing
9 8 (17.39%) FitNesse
9 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 8 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (17.39%) HP
9 8 (17.39%) Scrum
9 8 (17.39%) XSD
9 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 8 (17.39%) WSDL
9 8 (17.39%) Web Services
9 8 (17.39%) User Stories

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (21.74%) Selenium
3 8 (17.39%) FitNesse
3 8 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 8 (17.39%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.17%) NUnit
5 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 8 (17.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Analyst
1 36 (78.26%) Test Analyst
1 36 (78.26%) Agile Test Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) QA Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Tester
4 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Web Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.17%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) SOAP
2 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) XML
3 8 (17.39%) XSD
3 8 (17.39%) WSDL
3 8 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.70%) WinForms
4 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) NHS
1 4 (8.70%) DTV
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
1 4 (8.70%) Android
1 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) Test Management
3 30 (65.22%) Software Testing
4 26 (56.52%) E-Commerce
5 12 (26.09%) DSDM
5 12 (26.09%) Test Planning
6 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.39%) Test Strategy
7 8 (17.39%) User Stories
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Line Management
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.70%) Coaching
10 4 (8.70%) DevOps
10 4 (8.70%) Load Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ISEB
2 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) HP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago