Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Agile Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Testing over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 282 340
Rank change year-on-year +34 +58 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 8 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.23% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.26% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 0
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +100.00% -52.63%

Agile Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5441 7589 9617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.39% 88.34% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4243 5790 7502
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,982
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Agile Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Testing in Berkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in Berkshire

Agile Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +42 8 £52,500 +50.00%
Newbury - 3 £52,500 -
Agile Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) JMeter
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
4 3 (37.50%) WATIR
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
4 3 (37.50%) ATDD
4 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) RSpec
4 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (37.50%) GWT

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (75.00%) JMeter
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
1 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) Capybara
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) Protractor
2 3 (37.50%) RSpec
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (37.50%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
1 3 (37.50%) GWT
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) ATDD
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Context-Driven Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian