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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 262 265
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 4 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.065% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 10
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  

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 5384 6538 6421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.26% 87.92% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4272 5171 5120
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Agile Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 March 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 +19 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) BDD
3 17 (73.91%) Test Automation
4 16 (69.57%) Scrum
5 15 (65.22%) C#
5 15 (65.22%) Test Scripting
6 14 (60.87%) Regression Testing
7 13 (56.52%) HP UFT
7 13 (56.52%) Functional Testing
8 12 (52.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (52.17%) QA
9 11 (47.83%) Selenium
9 11 (47.83%) RESTful
9 11 (47.83%) JIRA
9 11 (47.83%) Gherkin
9 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
9 11 (47.83%) Java
10 10 (43.48%) TDD
10 10 (43.48%) Finance
10 10 (43.48%) SoapUI
10 10 (43.48%) Automation Testing
10 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
11 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (39.13%) Unix
11 9 (39.13%) Linux
12 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
12 8 (34.78%) SQL
12 8 (34.78%) JUnit
12 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
12 8 (34.78%) Kanban

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 7 (30.43%) Confluence
1 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) HP UFT
2 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 11 (47.83%) JIRA
2 11 (47.83%) Selenium
3 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 10 (43.48%) SoapUI
4 8 (34.78%) JUnit
5 7 (30.43%) Maven
5 7 (30.43%) WebDriver
6 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
7 3 (13.04%) NUnit
7 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (8.70%) Appium
8 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
9 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (4.35%) JMeter
9 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
9 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
9 1 (4.35%) Toad
9 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Tester
4 5 (21.74%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Payments Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer in Test
7 1 (4.35%) Environment Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Software QA Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Gherkin
1 11 (47.83%) RESTful
2 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
2 7 (30.43%) Spring
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) BBC
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
1 9 (39.13%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) BDD
3 17 (73.91%) Test Automation
4 16 (69.57%) Scrum
5 15 (65.22%) Test Scripting
6 14 (60.87%) Regression Testing
7 13 (56.52%) Functional Testing
8 12 (52.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (43.48%) Automation Testing
9 10 (43.48%) TDD
10 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
11 8 (34.78%) Kanban
11 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
11 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
12 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
12 7 (30.43%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (26.09%) Project Management
13 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
14 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
2 4 (17.39%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Xamarin
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Virgin Media
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago