The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 53.33% 50.00% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 53.33% 53.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 1
Average salary £34,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 93.75% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 8
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Bridgwater

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgwater 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 19 (95.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (85.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) OOD
3 17 (85.00%) TDD
3 17 (85.00%) Spring
4 16 (80.00%) OOP
4 16 (80.00%) Pair Programming
5 15 (75.00%) Java
5 15 (75.00%) hybris
6 14 (70.00%) C++
6 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) J2EE
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) HTML
9 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) XSLT
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) OO
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) MVC
9 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (10.00%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgwater 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) XSLT
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) HTML5
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (85.00%) TDD
3 17 (85.00%) OOD
4 16 (80.00%) OOP
4 16 (80.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) hybris