The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 31 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 125 82 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.74% 3.84% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.42% 4.82% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 114 82 55
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £28,600 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1684 1700 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.32% 79.51% 70.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1512 1009
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 105 (43.39%) .NET
2 92 (38.02%) C#
3 81 (33.47%) SQL
4 74 (30.58%) Scrum
5 64 (26.45%) Degree
6 60 (24.79%) SQL Server
7 55 (22.73%) Finance
8 49 (20.25%) Microsoft
9 48 (19.83%) HTML
10 47 (19.42%) Java
11 45 (18.60%) Windows
12 42 (17.36%) Web Services
12 42 (17.36%) ASP.NET
13 40 (16.53%) CSS
13 40 (16.53%) WCF
14 36 (14.88%) XML
15 34 (14.05%) QA
16 32 (13.22%) OO
16 32 (13.22%) Waterfall
17 31 (12.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (12.81%) TDD
18 30 (12.40%) TCP/IP
19 29 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (11.57%) Automated Testing
21 27 (11.16%) MVC
21 27 (11.16%) SOAP
21 27 (11.16%) SC Cleared
21 27 (11.16%) Security Cleared
22 26 (10.74%) Oracle
22 26 (10.74%) JavaScript

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.07%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.24%) SAS
6 3 (1.24%) IIS
6 3 (1.24%) WordPress
7 2 (0.83%) LiveCycle
7 2 (0.83%) Confluence
7 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.83%) FileNet
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.24%) MS Project
3 3 (1.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.24%) Magento
2 3 (1.24%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Heroku
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.40%) TCP/IP
2 19 (7.85%) HTTP
3 15 (6.20%) LDAP
3 15 (6.20%) SSL
3 15 (6.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.50%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.72%) MySQL
6 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.48%) Big Data
7 6 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.65%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (1.24%) Base SAS
10 3 (1.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (12.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (9.09%) JIRA
3 19 (7.85%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.13%) Selenium
5 8 (3.31%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.31%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.89%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.48%) Subversion
8 5 (2.07%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.65%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.24%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.24%) Ant
10 3 (1.24%) Maven
11 2 (0.83%) JMeter
11 2 (0.83%) jMock
11 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.83%) JUnit
General
1 55 (22.73%) Finance
2 16 (6.61%) Banking
3 12 (4.96%) Investment Banking
3 12 (4.96%) Legal
4 10 (4.13%) Retail
5 7 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.65%) Law
8 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.83%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (50.00%) Developer
2 43 (17.77%) Analyst
3 25 (10.33%) .NET Developer
4 23 (9.50%) Software Development Manager
4 23 (9.50%) Development Manager
4 23 (9.50%) Software Manager
5 21 (8.68%) Business Analyst
6 19 (7.85%) Tester
7 17 (7.02%) Test Analyst
8 16 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.79%) Software Tester
10 13 (5.37%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.96%) Applications Developer
11 12 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.55%) PHP Developer
13 10 (4.13%) QA Engineer
13 10 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (43.39%) .NET
2 48 (19.83%) HTML
3 42 (17.36%) ASP.NET
3 42 (17.36%) Web Services
4 40 (16.53%) CSS
4 40 (16.53%) WCF
5 36 (14.88%) XML
6 27 (11.16%) SOAP
7 24 (9.92%) jQuery
8 22 (9.09%) HTML5
9 17 (7.02%) .NET Framework
10 16 (6.61%) Spring
11 11 (4.55%) Ajax
11 11 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (4.55%) CSS3
12 10 (4.13%) XSLT
12 10 (4.13%) J2EE
13 9 (3.72%) Silverlight
13 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (3.31%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.85%) Open Source
2 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.89%) Reference Data
4 6 (2.48%) iPhone
4 6 (2.48%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (2.07%) iPad
5 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.83%) NHS
8 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.41%) Blog
8 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.41%) Pocket PC
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.60%) Windows
2 21 (8.68%) Linux
3 6 (2.48%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) Android
5 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.58%) Scrum
2 32 (13.22%) OO
2 32 (13.22%) Waterfall
3 31 (12.81%) TDD
4 29 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (11.57%) Automated Testing
6 27 (11.16%) MVC
7 25 (10.33%) SOA
8 23 (9.50%) E-Commerce
9 22 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 22 (9.09%) CRM
9 22 (9.09%) Business Development
9 22 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
10 21 (8.68%) Migration
11 20 (8.26%) Workflow
11 20 (8.26%) Data Migration
12 19 (7.85%) DevOps
13 18 (7.44%) OOP
14 17 (7.02%) Test Scripting
14 17 (7.02%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (38.02%) C#
2 81 (33.47%) SQL
3 47 (19.42%) Java
4 26 (10.74%) JavaScript
5 24 (9.92%) VB.NET
6 17 (7.02%) C++
6 17 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.20%) PHP
8 4 (1.65%) Perl
9 3 (1.24%) Ruby
9 3 (1.24%) XPath
10 2 (0.83%) Groovy
10 2 (0.83%) Scala
10 2 (0.83%) Clojure
10 2 (0.83%) Python
11 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (26.45%) Degree
2 27 (11.16%) SC Cleared
2 27 (11.16%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.31%) MCITP
5 5 (2.07%) MCP
6 3 (1.24%) ISEB
6 3 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (6.20%) Puppet
1 15 (6.20%) Vagrant
1 15 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.74%) Oracle
3 15 (6.20%) VMware
4 14 (5.79%) CheckPoint
5 8 (3.31%) Zend
6 7 (2.89%) JBoss
7 5 (2.07%) HP
7 5 (2.07%) Apple
8 3 (1.24%) SAP
8 3 (1.24%) Twitter
9 2 (0.83%) hybris
9 2 (0.83%) Sencha
9 2 (0.83%) ATG
9 2 (0.83%) IBM
9 2 (0.83%) Adobe
10 1 (0.41%) Kalido
10 1 (0.41%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
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