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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 206 228 219
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 47 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 7
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 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
6000 5452 4753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.71% 82.97% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4917 4172 3924
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 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
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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 +23 47 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) Software Testing
2 40 (54.79%) Line Management
3 39 (53.42%) SQL
4 33 (45.21%) QA
5 32 (43.84%) MS Excel
6 31 (42.47%) Unit Testing
7 28 (38.36%) Performance Testing
7 28 (38.36%) NUnit
7 28 (38.36%) Configuration Management
7 28 (38.36%) JUnit
7 28 (38.36%) Non-Functional Testing
8 26 (35.62%) .NET
9 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
9 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
10 22 (30.14%) Automated Testing
11 21 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (28.77%) XML
11 21 (28.77%) C#
12 20 (27.40%) Software Engineering
12 20 (27.40%) Retail
12 20 (27.40%) ReSharper
12 20 (27.40%) WPF
12 20 (27.40%) Analytics
12 20 (27.40%) SoapUI
12 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
12 20 (27.40%) Big Data
12 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
12 20 (27.40%) Moq
13 19 (26.03%) Test Management

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 32 (43.84%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) NUnit
1 28 (38.36%) JUnit
2 20 (27.40%) ReSharper
2 20 (27.40%) SoapUI
2 20 (27.40%) Moq
3 16 (21.92%) SpecFlow
3 16 (21.92%) FitNesse
4 9 (12.33%) Selenium
5 7 (9.59%) 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 20 (27.40%) Retail
2 17 (23.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) Analyst
1 33 (45.21%) Test Analyst
2 20 (27.40%) Software Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Test Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Team Leader
4 9 (12.33%) Test Team Leader
5 7 (9.59%) Software Tester
5 7 (9.59%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Tester
6 6 (8.22%) Test Leader
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Web Tester
9 1 (1.37%) Head of Software Development
9 1 (1.37%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) .NET
2 21 (28.77%) XML
3 20 (27.40%) WPF
4 19 (26.03%) SOAP
5 18 (24.66%) HTML
6 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
6 17 (23.29%) HTML5
7 12 (16.44%) Gherkin
8 4 (5.48%) WSDL
8 4 (5.48%) Web Services
8 4 (5.48%) XSD
9 3 (4.11%) WinForms
9 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) Software Testing
2 40 (54.79%) Line Management
3 31 (42.47%) Unit Testing
4 28 (38.36%) Performance Testing
4 28 (38.36%) Configuration Management
4 28 (38.36%) Non-Functional Testing
5 22 (30.14%) Automated Testing
6 21 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (27.40%) Software Engineering
7 20 (27.40%) Analytics
7 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
8 19 (26.03%) Test Management
9 16 (21.92%) User Stories
10 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
10 15 (20.55%) People Management
11 12 (16.44%) Coaching
12 11 (15.07%) Test Automation
13 10 (13.70%) BDD
13 10 (13.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) SQL
2 21 (28.77%) C#
3 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.74%) 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 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) Apple
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle
4 4 (5.48%) HP
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