The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Testing
Rank 210 206 212
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 43 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.35% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6226 4557 4373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.76% 79.11% 76.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 3539 3649
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Testing
England

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Agile Testing Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -13 37 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Yorkshire - 6 - -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (79.66%) Automated Testing
2 36 (61.02%) Test Management
2 36 (61.02%) SOAP
3 32 (54.24%) E-Commerce
4 30 (50.85%) Software Testing
5 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.59%) ISEB
6 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
6 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
6 17 (28.81%) Manual Testing
7 15 (25.42%) Management Information System
7 15 (25.42%) Scrum
7 15 (25.42%) ISTQB
7 15 (25.42%) Test Strategy
8 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.34%) MS Office
9 12 (20.34%) Games
10 11 (18.64%) Requirements Management
10 11 (18.64%) Selenium
10 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (16.95%) .NET
12 8 (13.56%) QA
13 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
13 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
14 4 (6.78%) WinForms
14 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
14 4 (6.78%) Kanban
14 4 (6.78%) Android
14 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.34%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Selenium
2 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Firebug
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (20.34%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Test Engineer
2 26 (44.07%) Software Engineer
2 26 (44.07%) Software Test Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Test Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Tester
6 7 (11.86%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Software Tester
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Test Manager
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Test Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Agile Project Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (61.02%) SOAP
2 10 (16.95%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.78%) XML
3 4 (6.78%) WinForms
3 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.69%) CSS
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) NHS
2 4 (6.78%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
1 4 (6.78%) Android
1 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Automated Testing
2 36 (61.02%) Test Management
3 32 (54.24%) E-Commerce
4 30 (50.85%) Software Testing
5 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
6 17 (28.81%) Manual Testing
7 15 (25.42%) Test Strategy
7 15 (25.42%) Scrum
8 11 (18.64%) Requirements Management
9 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.78%) Kanban
10 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Load Testing
10 4 (6.78%) MVC
10 4 (6.78%) OO
10 4 (6.78%) DSDM
11 3 (5.08%) Project Management
12 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
13 1 (1.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) C#
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) ISEB
2 15 (25.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum - Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago