Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +88
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.22% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Merseyside median annual salary £57,500 - -
North West median annual salary £52,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +38.16% +1.33% -25.00%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 809 1,132 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.59% 88.71% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 641 782 622
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,775
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Testing in Merseyside

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in Merseyside

Agile Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
St Helens - 2 £57,500 -
Agile Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Testing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA