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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 541 637
Rank change year-on-year -44 +96  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 31 103 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.086% 0.26% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 88 35
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £45,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £60,000
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 32999 36295 39974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.07% 90.60% 89.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26315 31429 33583
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 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
City of London -6 11 £77,500 +34.78%
West End of London - 1 £50,000 - 1
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) Test Automation
3 38 (59.38%) Selenium
4 37 (57.81%) QA
5 36 (56.25%) BDD
6 35 (54.69%) WebDriver
7 30 (46.88%) TDD
8 24 (37.50%) Java
9 20 (31.25%) C#
10 19 (29.69%) Scrum
11 17 (26.56%) OOP
11 17 (26.56%) OO
11 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
11 17 (26.56%) Groovy
12 16 (25.00%) JIRA
12 16 (25.00%) Finance
12 16 (25.00%) Process Improvement
13 15 (23.44%) Software Delivery
14 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
15 13 (20.31%) HP Quality Center
15 13 (20.31%) Pair Programming
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle
15 13 (20.31%) Mobile App
16 12 (18.75%) Cognizant
16 12 (18.75%) Test Scripting
17 11 (17.19%) DevOps
17 11 (17.19%) Node.js
17 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (15.63%) Karma Test Runner
18 10 (15.63%) JavaScript

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 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
1 1 (1.56%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
1 4 (6.25%) FTP
1 4 (6.25%) IPv4
1 4 (6.25%) SMTP
1 4 (6.25%) SSL
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Informix
1 4 (6.25%) MySQL
1 4 (6.25%) Redis
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (59.38%) Selenium
2 35 (54.69%) WebDriver
3 16 (25.00%) JIRA
4 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
5 10 (15.63%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (14.06%) Moq
7 8 (12.50%) Geb
7 8 (12.50%) Spock
7 8 (12.50%) TestRail
8 7 (10.94%) Mockito
8 7 (10.94%) SpecFlow
9 6 (9.38%) JMeter
9 6 (9.38%) VersionOne
10 5 (7.81%) SoapUI
11 4 (6.25%) Appium
11 4 (6.25%) eggPlant
11 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
11 4 (6.25%) LoadUI
11 4 (6.25%) The Grinder
11 4 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) QA Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Tester
3 11 (17.19%) QA Tester
4 8 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Agile Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (9.38%) QA Leader
6 6 (9.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (7.81%) QA Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior QA Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Developer in Test
8 4 (6.25%) Development Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Test Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Node.js
2 7 (10.94%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) RESTful
3 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 4 (6.25%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) Chai
5 2 (3.13%) REST
5 2 (3.13%) WireMock
5 2 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.69%) Derivative
2 3 (4.69%) Equities
2 3 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.69%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.13%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) Test Automation
3 36 (56.25%) BDD
4 30 (46.88%) TDD
5 19 (29.69%) Scrum
6 17 (26.56%) OO
6 17 (26.56%) OOP
6 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
7 16 (25.00%) Process Improvement
8 15 (23.44%) Software Delivery
9 13 (20.31%) Pair Programming
10 12 (18.75%) Test Scripting
11 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (17.19%) DevOps
12 9 (14.06%) Exploratory Testing
13 8 (12.50%) Kanban
13 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
14 7 (10.94%) SDET
15 6 (9.38%) API Testing
15 6 (9.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
2 20 (31.25%) C#
3 17 (26.56%) Groovy
4 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Python
6 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) C
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.25%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (57.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Cognizant
3 8 (12.50%) ATG
3 8 (12.50%) HP
4 6 (9.38%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (6.25%) IBM
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.25%) VMware
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum (plus shares)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago