The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 35 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.41% 7.69% 9.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.36% 9.76% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 15
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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 Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 123 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.99% 78.85% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 191 114 118
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 47 (61.04%) Java
2 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
3 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 33 (42.86%) HTML
4 31 (40.26%) Degree
5 30 (38.96%) JBoss
6 29 (37.66%) CSS
7 28 (36.36%) Swing
7 28 (36.36%) Oracle
7 28 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 25 (32.47%) J2EE
9 24 (31.17%) .NET
9 24 (31.17%) OOP
9 24 (31.17%) OO
9 24 (31.17%) Ajax
9 24 (31.17%) Relational Database
10 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database
11 22 (28.57%) WebSphere
11 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 22 (28.57%) PL/SQL
11 22 (28.57%) WebLogic
11 22 (28.57%) RDBMS
12 21 (27.27%) SQL
13 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
13 19 (24.68%) Open Source
14 15 (19.48%) Finance
15 13 (16.88%) C#
16 12 (15.58%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (15.58%) webMethods

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 30 (38.96%) JBoss
2 22 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 22 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 12 (15.58%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
2 24 (31.17%) Relational Database
3 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database
4 22 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (9.09%) Big Data
8 5 (6.49%) MySQL
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.49%) NUnit
2 5 (6.49%) Selenium
3 4 (5.19%) Ant
3 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.19%) JIRA
3 4 (5.19%) JMeter
3 4 (5.19%) JUnit
3 4 (5.19%) Maven
3 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.90%) Cactus
4 3 (3.90%) DbUnit
4 3 (3.90%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.90%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (3.90%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) Moq
6 1 (1.30%) MSTest
6 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Banking
2 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.49%) Automotive
3 5 (6.49%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (63.64%) Developer
2 29 (37.66%) Java Developer
3 27 (35.06%) Senior Developer
4 23 (29.87%) Agile Developer
4 23 (29.87%) Agile Java Developer
4 23 (29.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (24.68%) J2EE Developer
5 19 (24.68%) J2EE Programmer
5 19 (24.68%) Java Programmer
5 19 (24.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Oracle Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Programmer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Agile Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Java Programmer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Programmer
6 12 (15.58%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) HTML
2 29 (37.66%) CSS
3 28 (36.36%) Swing
4 25 (32.47%) J2EE
5 24 (31.17%) .NET
5 24 (31.17%) Ajax
6 4 (5.19%) Java EE
7 3 (3.90%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.90%) Spring
7 3 (3.90%) WPF
8 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.60%) CSS3
8 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.60%) HTML5
8 2 (2.60%) jQuery
9 1 (1.30%) EJB
9 1 (1.30%) J2SE
9 1 (1.30%) Servlets
9 1 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) User Experience
3 6 (7.79%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.79%) Statistics
4 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Android
1 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 24 (31.17%) OO
2 24 (31.17%) OOP
3 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 19 (24.68%) Open Source
5 12 (15.58%) DevOps
5 12 (15.58%) TOGAF
6 11 (14.29%) Scrum
7 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.69%) Project Management
8 8 (10.39%) Use Case
9 7 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (6.49%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (6.49%) MVC
11 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.19%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (5.19%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (5.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 21 (27.27%) SQL
5 13 (16.88%) C#
6 4 (5.19%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.60%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 31 (40.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.19%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Oracle
2 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.58%) webMethods
4 9 (11.69%) Tableau
5 3 (3.90%) HP
5 3 (3.90%) IBM