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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 156 182 182
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 45 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.45% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
4088 3554 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.79% 81.83% 81.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3310 2766 2718
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +23 44 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (56.16%) Software Testing
3 40 (54.79%) Line Management
4 38 (52.05%) SQL
5 33 (45.21%) QA
6 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
7 30 (41.10%) Unit Testing
8 28 (38.36%) Performance Testing
8 28 (38.36%) NUnit
8 28 (38.36%) Configuration Management
8 28 (38.36%) JUnit
8 28 (38.36%) Non-Functional Testing
9 24 (32.88%) .NET
10 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
10 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
11 22 (30.14%) Automated Testing
12 21 (28.77%) Test Management
12 21 (28.77%) SOAP
12 21 (28.77%) XML
13 20 (27.40%) C#
13 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
14 19 (26.03%) Analytics
14 19 (26.03%) Big Data
14 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
14 19 (26.03%) Moq
14 19 (26.03%) SoapUI
14 19 (26.03%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (26.03%) ReSharper
14 19 (26.03%) WPF
14 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) NUnit
1 28 (38.36%) JUnit
2 19 (26.03%) Moq
2 19 (26.03%) SoapUI
2 19 (26.03%) ReSharper
3 16 (21.92%) SpecFlow
3 16 (21.92%) FitNesse
4 9 (12.33%) Selenium
5 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.85%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.11%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.03%) Retail
2 17 (23.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Analyst
1 35 (47.95%) Test Analyst
2 22 (30.14%) Agile Test Analyst
3 20 (27.40%) Software Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Team Leader
5 9 (12.33%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (9.59%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Test Leader
7 6 (8.22%) Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) .NET
2 21 (28.77%) SOAP
2 21 (28.77%) XML
3 19 (26.03%) WPF
4 18 (24.66%) HTML
5 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
5 17 (23.29%) HTML5
6 12 (16.44%) Gherkin
7 4 (5.48%) WSDL
7 4 (5.48%) XSD
7 4 (5.48%) Web Services
8 2 (2.74%) WinForms
8 2 (2.74%) WCF
8 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.16%) Software Testing
3 40 (54.79%) Line Management
4 30 (41.10%) Unit Testing
5 28 (38.36%) Performance Testing
5 28 (38.36%) Configuration Management
5 28 (38.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 22 (30.14%) Automated Testing
7 21 (28.77%) Test Management
8 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
9 19 (26.03%) Analytics
9 19 (26.03%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
10 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
11 16 (21.92%) User Stories
12 15 (20.55%) People Management
13 12 (16.44%) Coaching
14 11 (15.07%) Test Automation
15 9 (12.33%) BDD
15 9 (12.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) ISEB
2 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (45.21%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) Apple
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle
4 4 (5.48%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago