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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 176 188 156
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 28 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.55% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
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
4205 4179 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.41% 85.53% 85.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3357 3321 2305
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 +9 28 - -
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 54 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (75.93%) SQL
3 39 (72.22%) C#
3 39 (72.22%) .NET
4 37 (68.52%) Retail
5 35 (64.81%) Software Engineering
5 35 (64.81%) Software Testing
5 35 (64.81%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (61.11%) NHS
6 33 (61.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
7 24 (44.44%) Automated Testing
7 24 (44.44%) WPF
8 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
9 22 (40.74%) Coaching
9 22 (40.74%) Load Testing
9 22 (40.74%) Apache Flex
9 22 (40.74%) Integration Testing
9 22 (40.74%) HTML5
9 22 (40.74%) HTML
10 17 (31.48%) Line Management
11 13 (24.07%) Scrum
11 13 (24.07%) SOAP
11 13 (24.07%) BDD
11 13 (24.07%) Test Management
11 13 (24.07%) API Testing
12 12 (22.22%) People Management
13 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
13 11 (20.37%) Performance Management
13 11 (20.37%) Kanban

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) JUnit
1 6 (11.11%) NUnit
2 2 (3.70%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Moq
2 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (68.52%) Retail
2 33 (61.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Software Engineer
2 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Lead Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Tester
5 2 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Software Tester
5 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (1.85%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (72.22%) .NET
2 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 24 (44.44%) WPF
4 22 (40.74%) HTML5
4 22 (40.74%) Apache Flex
4 22 (40.74%) HTML
5 13 (24.07%) SOAP
6 2 (3.70%) WinForms
6 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (61.11%) NHS
2 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (64.81%) Software Engineering
2 35 (64.81%) Software Testing
2 35 (64.81%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
5 22 (40.74%) Coaching
5 22 (40.74%) Load Testing
5 22 (40.74%) Integration Testing
6 17 (31.48%) Line Management
7 13 (24.07%) API Testing
7 13 (24.07%) BDD
7 13 (24.07%) Test Management
7 13 (24.07%) Scrum
8 12 (22.22%) People Management
9 11 (20.37%) ATDD
9 11 (20.37%) Performance Management
9 11 (20.37%) Kanban
9 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
9 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) SQL
2 39 (72.22%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft