The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 241 199 229
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +30
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 26 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.32% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.37% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -55.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
Agile Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6088 4561 4750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.26% 85.35% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 3583 3890
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
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 Yorkshire

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Agile Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire -29 26 £22,500 -18.18% 3
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 50 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) SOAP
2 35 (70.00%) Test Management
3 34 (68.00%) Software Testing
4 26 (52.00%) E-Commerce
5 16 (32.00%) .NET
6 14 (28.00%) SQL
6 14 (28.00%) ISEB
6 14 (28.00%) QA
7 12 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.00%) DSDM
7 12 (24.00%) XML
7 12 (24.00%) Test Planning
8 10 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 10 (20.00%) Selenium
8 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (16.00%) Marketing
10 8 (16.00%) FitNesse
10 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
10 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (16.00%) XSD
10 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.00%) WSDL
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 8 (16.00%) FitNesse
3 8 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (16.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 8 (16.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 36 (72.00%) Analyst
1 36 (72.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Tester
3 8 (16.00%) QA Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Tester
6 5 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Performance Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) SOAP
2 16 (32.00%) .NET
3 12 (24.00%) XML
4 8 (16.00%) XSD
4 8 (16.00%) WSDL
4 8 (16.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.00%) WinForms
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.00%) NHS
1 4 (8.00%) DTV
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.00%) Android
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) Test Management
3 34 (68.00%) Software Testing
4 26 (52.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (24.00%) DSDM
5 12 (24.00%) Test Planning
6 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (16.00%) Scrum
8 8 (16.00%) User Stories
8 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Line Management
9 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.00%) Coaching
10 4 (8.00%) DevOps
10 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) ISEB
2 10 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) HP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago