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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Testing
Rank 214 230 188
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -42
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 39 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.41% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,633 £30,400 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
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
6110 5918 4542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.04% 82.56% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5015 4644 3502
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,450
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 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 5 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
West Yorkshire +2 28 - -
North Yorkshire - 7 £29,633 -
East Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 69 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (69.57%) SQL
3 46 (66.67%) .NET
4 42 (60.87%) Software Testing
5 38 (55.07%) C#
6 36 (52.17%) Retail
7 34 (49.28%) Software Engineering
7 34 (49.28%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (47.83%) NHS
8 33 (47.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 33 (47.83%) ASP.NET
9 25 (36.23%) Mentoring
10 24 (34.78%) Automated Testing
11 23 (33.33%) WPF
12 22 (31.88%) HTML
12 22 (31.88%) Apache Flex
12 22 (31.88%) HTML5
12 22 (31.88%) Load Testing
12 22 (31.88%) Integration Testing
12 22 (31.88%) Coaching
13 17 (24.64%) Line Management
14 15 (21.74%) QA
14 15 (21.74%) ISEB
15 13 (18.84%) SOAP
15 13 (18.84%) Scrum
15 13 (18.84%) Test Management
15 13 (18.84%) API Testing
16 12 (17.39%) People Management
16 12 (17.39%) BDD
17 11 (15.94%) Test Automation

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) JUnit
1 6 (8.70%) NUnit
2 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) Moq
2 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (52.17%) Retail
2 33 (47.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Software Engineer
2 23 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 18 (26.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Lead Software Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) Test Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Tester
6 9 (13.04%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.45%) QA Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (66.67%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) ASP.NET
3 23 (33.33%) WPF
4 22 (31.88%) HTML5
4 22 (31.88%) Apache Flex
4 22 (31.88%) HTML
5 13 (18.84%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) XML
7 1 (1.45%) WinForms
7 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (47.83%) NHS
2 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.87%) Software Testing
3 34 (49.28%) Software Engineering
3 34 (49.28%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (36.23%) Mentoring
5 24 (34.78%) Automated Testing
6 22 (31.88%) Load Testing
6 22 (31.88%) Coaching
6 22 (31.88%) Integration Testing
7 17 (24.64%) Line Management
8 13 (18.84%) Test Management
8 13 (18.84%) Scrum
8 13 (18.84%) API Testing
9 12 (17.39%) BDD
9 12 (17.39%) People Management
10 11 (15.94%) Performance Management
10 11 (15.94%) Kanban
10 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
10 11 (15.94%) ATDD
10 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 48 (69.57%) SQL
2 38 (55.07%) C#
3 4 (5.80%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) ISEB
2 8 (11.59%) ISTQB
2 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft