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 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 14 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.89% 4.05% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.45% 5.61% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
110 107 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 76.92% 72.30% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 95 120
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,500
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 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 29 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle
3 15 (50.00%) Maven
3 15 (50.00%) Ant
3 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) JBoss
3 15 (50.00%) Swing
3 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (46.67%) JMS
4 14 (46.67%) Data Mining
4 14 (46.67%) OOP
4 14 (46.67%) OO
4 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (46.67%) Project Management
4 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 14 (46.67%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) J2EE
4 14 (46.67%) WebLogic
4 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
4 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 14 (46.67%) GlassFish
5 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
5 13 (43.33%) Gradle
5 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
5 13 (43.33%) Automotive
5 13 (43.33%) Ajax

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (46.67%) WebLogic
1 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
1 14 (46.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) Data Mining
3 13 (43.33%) RDBMS
3 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
3 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Ant
1 15 (50.00%) Maven
2 13 (43.33%) Gradle
3 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
5 2 (6.67%) JMeter
6 1 (3.33%) NUnit
6 1 (3.33%) ArgoUML
6 1 (3.33%) Cactus
6 1 (3.33%) Rational Rose
6 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.33%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (3.33%) TestNG
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) DbUnit
6 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 13 (43.33%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate
7 1 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
1 15 (50.00%) Swing
2 14 (46.67%) JMS
2 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 14 (46.67%) J2EE
3 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) Ajax
4 11 (36.67%) Silverlight
5 10 (33.33%) WPF
6 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) Java EE
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
9 1 (3.33%) WCF
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.33%) WinForms
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Android
1 11 (36.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (46.67%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) OOP
2 14 (46.67%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) Android Development
4 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
5 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) MVVM
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
1 15 (50.00%) JBoss
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
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