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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 173 - 188
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 7 0 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.19% - 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 31
Median salary £40,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3258 3979 4548
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.42% 89.60% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2890 3275 3583
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Testing in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Testing in West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Halifax - 4 £41,250 -
Wetherby - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 1 £33,500 -
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
3 15 (83.33%) Selenium
4 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
4 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
5 13 (72.22%) Java
5 13 (72.22%) .NET
5 13 (72.22%) ISEB
5 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 13 (72.22%) BDD
6 12 (66.67%) SoapUI
6 12 (66.67%) Open Source
6 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
6 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
6 12 (66.67%) V-Model
6 12 (66.67%) SOAP
6 12 (66.67%) C#
6 12 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
7 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
7 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (55.56%) XML
8 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (44.44%) QA
10 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
11 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
12 6 (33.33%) JMeter
13 5 (27.78%) Finance
13 5 (27.78%) SQL

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (33.33%) JMeter
6 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
8 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Test Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) SOAP
3 10 (55.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
4 13 (72.22%) BDD
4 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (66.67%) Open Source
5 12 (66.67%) V-Model
5 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
9 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
10 5 (27.78%) Analytics
10 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (27.78%) Electronic Trading
11 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Project Management
12 2 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) ISEB
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle