Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 694 778
Rank change year-on-year -61 +84 +69
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 87 146 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 121 102
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% +11.90%
10th Percentile £36,925 £47,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £85,000 £75,000
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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69031 69078 78753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.65% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53165 59470 66332
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.73% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Testing in London

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in London

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Testing in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Testing in London

Agile Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London -1 10 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South London -15 2 £40,000 -44.83%
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 87 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (87.36%) Test Automation
3 62 (71.26%) BDD
4 58 (66.67%) QA
5 48 (55.17%) Java
6 46 (52.87%) Cucumber
7 43 (49.43%) Finance
8 42 (48.28%) REST
9 39 (44.83%) TeamCity
10 38 (43.68%) TDD
11 37 (42.53%) Scenario Testing
12 34 (39.08%) Git (software)
12 34 (39.08%) .NET
13 30 (34.48%) Collaborative Working
14 28 (32.18%) HTML
15 27 (31.03%) Selenium
16 26 (29.89%) Oracle
17 25 (28.74%) User Acceptance Testing
17 25 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (28.74%) Microservices
18 24 (27.59%) Test Scripting
19 23 (26.44%) Wealth Management
19 23 (26.44%) Derivative
19 23 (26.44%) Equity Derivative
19 23 (26.44%) Retail Banking
19 23 (26.44%) Banking
19 23 (26.44%) Asset Management
19 23 (26.44%) Subversion
19 23 (26.44%) Investment Banking
19 23 (26.44%) Business Analysis

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.60%) Sauce Labs
4 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (52.87%) Cucumber
2 39 (44.83%) TeamCity
3 34 (39.08%) Git (software)
4 27 (31.03%) Selenium
5 23 (26.44%) JBehave
5 23 (26.44%) Subversion
6 21 (24.14%) WebDriver
7 20 (22.99%) Jenkins
8 9 (10.34%) JIRA
9 8 (9.20%) SpecFlow
10 7 (8.05%) FitNesse
11 5 (5.75%) Geb
11 5 (5.75%) JUnit
11 5 (5.75%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (5.75%) Maven
11 5 (5.75%) NUnit
11 5 (5.75%) Spock
11 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.60%) Gradle
General
1 43 (49.43%) Finance
2 23 (26.44%) Banking
2 23 (26.44%) Front Office
2 23 (26.44%) Investment Banking
2 23 (26.44%) Retail Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Games
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) QA Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Software Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Tester
5 10 (11.49%) Agile Tester
6 9 (10.34%) Developer in Test
6 9 (10.34%) QA Leader
7 7 (8.05%) Software Tester
8 6 (6.90%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Web Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Games Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Consultant
10 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (48.28%) REST
2 34 (39.08%) .NET
3 28 (32.18%) HTML
4 13 (14.94%) Web Services
5 12 (13.79%) Gherkin
6 9 (10.34%) JSON
6 9 (10.34%) XML
7 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (5.75%) pytest
8 5 (5.75%) SOAP
9 4 (4.60%) CSS
10 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.30%) RESTful
11 2 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.15%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.15%) Chai
12 1 (1.15%) Nightwatchjs
12 1 (1.15%) Node.js
12 1 (1.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (26.44%) Derivative
2 23 (26.44%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.60%) Fintech
5 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.45%) Social Media
6 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Unix
2 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (87.36%) Test Automation
3 62 (71.26%) BDD
4 38 (43.68%) TDD
5 37 (42.53%) Scenario Testing
6 30 (34.48%) Collaborative Working
7 25 (28.74%) Microservices
7 25 (28.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (27.59%) Test Scripting
9 23 (26.44%) Asset Management
9 23 (26.44%) Business Analysis
9 23 (26.44%) Wealth Management
10 21 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (18.39%) OO
11 16 (18.39%) Scrum
12 15 (17.24%) Exploratory Testing
13 14 (16.09%) Software Testing
14 13 (14.94%) User Stories
15 12 (13.79%) SDET
16 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) Java
2 19 (21.84%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) C#
4 13 (14.94%) Python
5 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.05%) Groovy
8 3 (3.45%) C
8 3 (3.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.15%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) ISEB
3 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Oracle
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.75%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat