The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 234 248
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.060% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £37,700 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year -33.33% +31.38%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Calabash
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Manchester, Lancashire
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