The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 233 270
Rank change year-on-year -18 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 9 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 7
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +49.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,375 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £54,125 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -27.77% +34.32%  

Agile Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5428 5968 7019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.05% 87.58% 86.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18808 19638 23180
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Agile Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Testing in the East of England

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in the East of England

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Testing in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Testing in the East of England

Agile Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Suffolk 0 3 £40,000 -13.51%
Cambridgeshire -12 1 £35,000 -3.44%
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) BDD
5 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
5 7 (53.85%) QA
5 7 (53.85%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Scrum
6 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
6 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
7 5 (38.46%) Confluence
7 5 (38.46%) JIRA
7 5 (38.46%) Selenium
8 4 (30.77%) NUnit
8 4 (30.77%) .NET
8 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) REST
8 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
8 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
9 3 (23.08%) Open Source
9 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) NUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Maven
5 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Games
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) BBC
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
4 8 (61.54%) BDD
4 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
5 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
8 3 (23.08%) API Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (23.08%) Kanban
8 3 (23.08%) Open Source
8 3 (23.08%) SDET
8 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (23.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Virgin Media
2 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
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