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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Testing
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 242 224
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Testing 9 5 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.088% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.098% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £29,633
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -7.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -27.77% +34.32%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4941 5092 6083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.50% 89.82% 89.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4151 4253 4981
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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
East Yorkshire - 7 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 2 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Agile Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) Manual Testing
4 11 (68.75%) ISEB
4 11 (68.75%) ISTQB
5 8 (50.00%) QA
5 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (37.50%) BDD
8 5 (31.25%) Open Source
8 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
8 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
8 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
8 5 (31.25%) V-Model
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) C#
8 5 (31.25%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
9 4 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 3 (18.75%) User Experience
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

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 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
3 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Ranorex
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Manual Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Software Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) Software Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Manual Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) BDD
5 6 (37.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) V-Model
6 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Test Management
8 2 (12.50%) User Stories
9 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) ISEB
1 11 (68.75%) ISTQB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago