The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 162 151
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 1 2 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.070% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.076% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -30.55% +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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2335 2622 2992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 93.14% 91.30% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1947 2157 2344
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft