Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 328 368
Rank change year-on-year -22 +40 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 12 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.099% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 7
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +19.32% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £74,850
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10699 11661 13281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.06% 88.55% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8689 9618 10915
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Hertfordshire +1 10 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Suffolk +5 1 £45,000 +30.43%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 10 (83.33%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) Retail
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 8 (66.67%) REST
4 8 (66.67%) SpecFlow
4 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (58.33%) Scenario Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Gherkin
5 7 (58.33%) User Stories
5 7 (58.33%) C#
5 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) XML
5 7 (58.33%) OO
5 7 (58.33%) NUnit
5 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) JSON
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) BBC
6 6 (50.00%) Games
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (50.00%) API Testing
6 6 (50.00%) SDET
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source

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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Looker
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 8 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 7 (58.33%) NUnit
4 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (16.67%) git-flow
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
7 1 (8.33%) JUnit
7 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Gherkin
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) BDD
2 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) OO
4 7 (58.33%) Scenario Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (58.33%) User Stories
5 6 (50.00%) API Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 6 (50.00%) SDET
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) ATDD
7 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau