The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 32 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 102 98 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.62% 5.64% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.38% 7.43% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 98 87 66
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Birmingham region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 65 (34.76%) .NET
2 57 (30.48%) C#
2 57 (30.48%) HTML
3 51 (27.27%) SQL
4 50 (26.74%) Finance
5 48 (25.67%) SQL Server
6 47 (25.13%) ASP.NET
7 46 (24.60%) CSS
8 44 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 40 (21.39%) Degree
10 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
11 37 (19.79%) jQuery
12 35 (18.72%) Scrum
13 31 (16.58%) QA
14 30 (16.04%) MVC
15 29 (15.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (14.97%) PHP
16 28 (14.97%) Oracle
16 28 (14.97%) HTML5
17 26 (13.90%) Relational Database
18 25 (13.37%) Banking
19 24 (12.83%) Business Analysis
19 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (12.83%) UML
19 24 (12.83%) MS Excel
20 23 (12.30%) User Stories
21 21 (11.23%) E-Commerce
21 21 (11.23%) T-SQL
21 21 (11.23%) TDD
22 20 (10.70%) Investment Banking

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.81%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.21%) WordPress
5 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) Sonic ESB
7 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.60%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Magento
2 3 (1.60%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.90%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.02%) MySQL
4 13 (6.95%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.21%) OLAP
9 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.14%) DataStage
10 4 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.60%) JasperReports
12 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.07%) OLTP
12 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.07%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Selenium
2 10 (5.35%) Eclipse
2 10 (5.35%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.21%) Maven
5 5 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (2.14%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.14%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.14%) Subversion
6 4 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.14%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.60%) Apache Continuum
7 3 (1.60%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.07%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.07%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.07%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.53%) NUnit
General
1 50 (26.74%) Finance
2 25 (13.37%) Banking
3 20 (10.70%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.88%) Retail
5 8 (4.28%) Advertising
6 6 (3.21%) Games
7 4 (2.14%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.60%) Law
8 3 (1.60%) Legal
8 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.07%) Publishing
10 1 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (53.48%) Developer
2 38 (20.32%) Analyst
3 32 (17.11%) .NET Developer
4 27 (14.44%) Business Analyst
4 27 (14.44%) PHP Developer
5 21 (11.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (11.23%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.95%) Test Manager
7 13 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (6.42%) Project Manager
8 12 (6.42%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 11 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
9 11 (5.88%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.88%) Tester
10 10 (5.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.81%) IT Business Analyst
11 9 (4.81%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (4.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.76%) .NET
2 57 (30.48%) HTML
3 47 (25.13%) ASP.NET
4 46 (24.60%) CSS
5 37 (19.79%) jQuery
6 28 (14.97%) HTML5
7 19 (10.16%) Ajax
8 16 (8.56%) Spring
8 16 (8.56%) WCF
9 15 (8.02%) CSS3
10 14 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (7.49%) Zend Framework
10 14 (7.49%) WPF
11 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (4.28%) Hibernate
12 8 (4.28%) Web Services
13 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (3.74%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.74%) Java EE
14 6 (3.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.42%) Reference Data
2 8 (4.28%) iPhone
2 8 (4.28%) iPad
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.07%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.07%) Open Source
5 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.21%) Windows
1 6 (3.21%) Linux
2 4 (2.14%) UNIX
3 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.72%) Scrum
2 30 (16.04%) MVC
3 29 (15.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (12.83%) Business Analysis
4 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (12.83%) UML
5 23 (12.30%) User Stories
6 21 (11.23%) E-Commerce
6 21 (11.23%) TDD
7 16 (8.56%) Workflow
7 16 (8.56%) Project Management
7 16 (8.56%) Data Modelling
7 16 (8.56%) Test Scripting
8 15 (8.02%) Automated Testing
8 15 (8.02%) OO
8 15 (8.02%) Test Strategy
9 14 (7.49%) PRINCE2
9 14 (7.49%) Use Case
9 14 (7.49%) BPMN
10 13 (6.95%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.48%) C#
2 51 (27.27%) SQL
3 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.97%) PHP
5 21 (11.23%) T-SQL
6 20 (10.70%) Java
7 9 (4.81%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.81%) C++
8 2 (1.07%) C
9 1 (0.53%) PHP5
9 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) Degree
2 11 (5.88%) ISEB
3 8 (4.28%) MCP
4 7 (3.74%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.58%) QA
2 11 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.53%) BS25999
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) IAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.97%) Oracle
3 15 (8.02%) Zend
4 13 (6.95%) Business Objects
5 11 (5.88%) JBoss
5 11 (5.88%) HP
6 8 (4.28%) Apple
7 4 (2.14%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.14%) Informatica
8 3 (1.60%) SAP
8 3 (1.60%) Remedy
9 2 (1.07%) BT
9 2 (1.07%) Capita
9 2 (1.07%) Google
10 1 (0.53%) Twitter
10 1 (0.53%) Yahoo!
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Argyll Scott
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago