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 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 10 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 40 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.35% 11.64% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.97% 14.29% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £35,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £48,750
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 Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 154 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 86.03% 81.48% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 130 136 167
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,050 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £53,500
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 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 30 April 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 50 (64.94%) Java
2 47 (61.04%) JavaScript
2 47 (61.04%) HTML
3 42 (54.55%) CSS
4 36 (46.75%) Degree
5 35 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 35 (45.45%) Swing
5 35 (45.45%) E-Commerce
6 34 (44.16%) JBoss
6 34 (44.16%) Oracle
7 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
7 31 (40.26%) OOP
7 31 (40.26%) OO
7 31 (40.26%) Ajax
7 31 (40.26%) Relational Database
8 28 (36.36%) Oracle Database
8 28 (36.36%) J2EE
9 27 (35.06%) Software Engineering
10 25 (32.47%) WebSphere
10 25 (32.47%) PL/SQL
10 25 (32.47%) WebLogic
11 24 (31.17%) Open Source
12 23 (29.87%) .NET
13 22 (28.57%) RDBMS
14 19 (24.68%) SQL
15 15 (19.48%) C#
16 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (14.29%) Finance
18 11 (14.29%) MS Excel

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 34 (44.16%) JBoss
2 25 (32.47%) WebLogic
2 25 (32.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.79%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.26%) Relational Database
1 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 28 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 22 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.39%) MySQL
5 7 (9.09%) Big Data
6 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Selenium
2 6 (7.79%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.79%) JIRA
2 6 (7.79%) JMeter
2 6 (7.79%) JUnit
3 5 (6.49%) NUnit
4 4 (5.19%) Ant
4 4 (5.19%) Maven
4 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.90%) Cactus
5 3 (3.90%) DbUnit
5 3 (3.90%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.90%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (3.90%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (3.90%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.60%) Gatling
6 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.30%) MSTest
7 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
2 6 (7.79%) Games
2 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.19%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (68.83%) Developer
2 35 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 33 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Java Programmer
4 27 (35.06%) Programmer
5 26 (33.77%) Agile Developer
5 26 (33.77%) Agile Java Developer
6 25 (32.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (31.17%) J2EE Developer
7 24 (31.17%) J2EE Programmer
7 24 (31.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Oracle Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior Agile Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior Java Programmer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 24 (31.17%) Senior Programmer
8 15 (19.48%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) HTML
2 42 (54.55%) CSS
3 35 (45.45%) Swing
4 31 (40.26%) Ajax
5 28 (36.36%) J2EE
6 23 (29.87%) .NET
7 7 (9.09%) Java EE
8 6 (7.79%) CSS3
9 5 (6.49%) REST
10 4 (5.19%) HTML5
10 4 (5.19%) jQuery
10 4 (5.19%) LESS
10 4 (5.19%) Sass
11 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.90%) Spring
12 2 (2.60%) JSON
12 2 (2.60%) SOAP
12 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
3 10 (12.99%) Statistics
3 10 (12.99%) User Experience
4 2 (2.60%) Online Games
5 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 31 (40.26%) OO
2 31 (40.26%) OOP
3 27 (35.06%) Software Engineering
4 24 (31.17%) Open Source
5 9 (11.69%) Scrum
6 8 (10.39%) MVC
6 8 (10.39%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.39%) Web Development
7 7 (9.09%) User Stories
7 7 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.79%) DevOps
8 6 (7.79%) Project Management
8 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.19%) Use Case
10 3 (3.90%) Analytics
10 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
11 2 (2.60%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) Java
2 47 (61.04%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.47%) PL/SQL
4 19 (24.68%) SQL
5 15 (19.48%) C#
6 6 (7.79%) Perl
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.60%) C
9 2 (2.60%) C++
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
9 2 (2.60%) Scala
10 1 (1.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 36 (46.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) Oracle
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) webMethods
4 3 (3.90%) HP
4 3 (3.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.60%) Tableau
Colchester, Essex
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £28,000 pa + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 17 days ago