Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 324 317
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 8 8 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.081% 0.072% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.080% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £28,250 £29,817
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.74% -5.25% -25.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £27,136
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,250 £30,903
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8876 10022 11885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.07% 89.64% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7431 8440 9682
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Testing in Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Testing in Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +22 6 £37,500 +41.51%
East Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 -
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing

Agile Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Trainer
1 5 (62.50%) Trainer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Manual Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA