Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Agile Tester was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Tester
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 344 338
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Tester 9 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.087% 0.018% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.019% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 18
South West median annual salary £53,000 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.76% -22.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £47,900 £22,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £36,200 £40,000
England median annual salary £52,750 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.67% +7.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10095 10620 11558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 97.01% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8379 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Agile Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Agile Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Tester in the South West

Agile Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Agile Tester in the South West

Agile Tester
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Tester within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Bristol -15 9 £53,000 +82.76%
Agile Tester
England

Agile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Agile Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Agile Tester in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Protractor
2 8 (88.89%) React
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) Mercurial
2 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) SpecFlow
2 8 (88.89%) Behat
2 8 (88.89%) Jasmine
2 8 (88.89%) Capybara
2 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) WebDriver
2 8 (88.89%) SaaS
2 8 (88.89%) PaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Digital Marketing

Agile Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 8 (88.89%) PaaS
2 8 (88.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Protractor
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (88.89%) Capybara
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Jasmine
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Mercurial
2 8 (88.89%) SpecFlow
2 8 (88.89%) WATIR
2 8 (88.89%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Electronics
2 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
1 8 (88.89%) Behat
1 8 (88.89%) JSON
1 8 (88.89%) React
1 8 (88.89%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) Programme Management
2 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft