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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 170 183 181
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 38 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.30% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
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
4108 3553 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.52% 82.74% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2776 2717
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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 +21 36 £45,000 +50.00% 9
Wakefield - 1 £22,500 -
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 63 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (58.73%) Software Testing
3 28 (44.44%) Test Management
3 28 (44.44%) SOAP
4 27 (42.86%) QA
5 26 (41.27%) Line Management
6 25 (39.68%) SQL
7 21 (33.33%) .NET
8 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
8 20 (31.75%) XML
8 20 (31.75%) E-Commerce
8 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
9 18 (28.57%) JUnit
9 18 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 18 (28.57%) NUnit
9 18 (28.57%) Performance Testing
9 18 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 18 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
10 17 (26.98%) Automated Testing
11 16 (25.40%) FitNesse
11 16 (25.40%) SpecFlow
11 16 (25.40%) User Stories
12 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 13 (20.63%) C#
13 13 (20.63%) HTML
13 13 (20.63%) Selenium
14 12 (19.05%) WPF
14 12 (19.05%) ReSharper
14 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) JUnit
1 18 (28.57%) NUnit
2 16 (25.40%) FitNesse
2 16 (25.40%) SpecFlow
3 13 (20.63%) Selenium
4 12 (19.05%) ReSharper
4 12 (19.05%) SoapUI
4 12 (19.05%) Moq
5 9 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 12 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
1 12 (19.05%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Analyst
1 37 (58.73%) Test Analyst
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Test Analyst
3 15 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Test Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) SOAP
2 21 (33.33%) .NET
3 20 (31.75%) XML
4 13 (20.63%) HTML
5 12 (19.05%) WPF
5 12 (19.05%) HTML5
5 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.70%) Web Services
6 8 (12.70%) Gherkin
6 8 (12.70%) XSD
6 8 (12.70%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (58.73%) Software Testing
3 28 (44.44%) Test Management
4 26 (41.27%) Line Management
5 20 (31.75%) E-Commerce
6 18 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 18 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 18 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 18 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 17 (26.98%) Automated Testing
8 16 (25.40%) User Stories
9 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 12 (19.05%) Analytics
10 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
10 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (15.87%) People Management
12 8 (12.70%) Coaching
12 8 (12.70%) Test Planning
12 8 (12.70%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) ISEB
2 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) Apple
3 8 (12.70%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: to £45K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: up to £35K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: up to £35K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago