Period
to 25 July 2017

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

Agile Testing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 261 271
Rank change year-on-year -39 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.037% 0.042% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.047% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -17.24% +20.83%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,500 £28,625
90th Percentile £46,500 £44,800 £44,875
North West median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -14.29%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 7442 6384 6569
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.15% 90.11% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6246 5376 5395
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Testing in Manchester

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in Manchester

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Testing in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Testing in Manchester

Agile Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 -
Agile Testing
North West

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

1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Calabash
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Calabash
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft