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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.62% 7.55% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.27% 10.00% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 14
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £32,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
104 120 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 80.00% 75.47% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 86 108 119
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) Degree
3 16 (43.24%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) Computer Science
4 15 (40.54%) Java
5 14 (37.84%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) Oracle
5 14 (37.84%) Ant
5 14 (37.84%) JBoss
5 14 (37.84%) Swing
5 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
5 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
5 14 (37.84%) Project Management
5 14 (37.84%) Maven
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
6 13 (35.14%) J2EE
6 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
6 13 (35.14%) CSS
6 13 (35.14%) OOP
6 13 (35.14%) OO
6 13 (35.14%) JMS
6 13 (35.14%) Data Mining
6 13 (35.14%) RDBMS
6 13 (35.14%) Automotive
6 13 (35.14%) Hibernate
6 13 (35.14%) Ajax
6 13 (35.14%) WebSphere
6 13 (35.14%) GlassFish

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
1 13 (35.14%) WebSphere
1 13 (35.14%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) Data Mining
2 13 (35.14%) RDBMS
2 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
2 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Ant
1 14 (37.84%) Maven
2 13 (35.14%) Gradle
3 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
4 11 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (21.62%) JMeter
6 6 (16.22%) Selenium
7 2 (5.41%) ReSharper
8 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (2.70%) TestNG
8 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.70%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.70%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.70%) Hudson
8 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.70%) Redmine
8 1 (2.70%) NUnit
8 1 (2.70%) ArgoUML
8 1 (2.70%) Cactus
General
1 13 (35.14%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Graduate
9 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
2 14 (37.84%) Swing
3 13 (35.14%) JMS
3 13 (35.14%) Hibernate
3 13 (35.14%) J2EE
3 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) Ajax
4 11 (29.73%) WPF
4 11 (29.73%) Silverlight
5 7 (18.92%) .NET
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 2 (5.41%) XML
8 2 (5.41%) RESTful
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
9 1 (2.70%) WCF
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.70%) Java EE
9 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Android
1 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
1 14 (37.84%) Project Management
2 13 (35.14%) OOP
2 13 (35.14%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Test Planning
5 5 (13.51%) Automation Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) MVVM
6 3 (8.11%) Android Development
6 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
6 3 (8.11%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.41%) Use Case
7 2 (5.41%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) C#
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
1 14 (37.84%) JBoss
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) HP
2 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.70%) IBM