The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 21.11% 16.54% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.03% 18.58% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 7
Average salary £35,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £36,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
Agile Software Development
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 113 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 81.11% 88.98% 73.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 107 137
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £31,775 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
2 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (36.36%) SDLC
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) Project Management
5 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
6 8 (24.24%) Automotive
6 8 (24.24%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) MVC
8 6 (18.18%) TDD
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) C#
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
10 4 (12.12%) J2EE
10 4 (12.12%) Struts
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) Spring
10 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
11 3 (9.09%) Selenium
11 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.09%) Document Management
11 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
11 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (9.09%) Validation
11 3 (9.09%) SQL
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) OLAP
2 1 (3.03%) QlikView
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Moq
2 2 (6.06%) MSTest
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) JMeter
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Automotive
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Project Manager
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Project Manager
3 9 (27.27%) Software Project Manager
4 8 (24.24%) Developer
5 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
6 4 (12.12%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) IT Technical Manager
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC Project Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 4 (12.12%) Spring
2 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
2 4 (12.12%) Struts
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.06%) JavaBeans
4 2 (6.06%) JPA
4 2 (6.06%) Ninject
4 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (6.06%) Servlets
4 2 (6.06%) Spring.NET
4 2 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (6.06%) WCF
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
2 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (36.36%) SDLC
4 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) Document Management
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) Validation
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) BPMN
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) UML
8 2 (6.06%) Use Case
8 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) MCAD
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSD
4 1 (3.03%) MCTS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Tableau