The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.76% 3.95% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.83% 5.62% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 10
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 178 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 85.07% 70.36% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 153 249
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
London

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 41 (73.21%) C#
2 40 (71.43%) .NET
3 32 (57.14%) Degree
4 30 (53.57%) Finance
5 28 (50.00%) Web Services
6 26 (46.43%) SQL
7 24 (42.86%) OO
7 24 (42.86%) Mathematics
8 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
9 21 (37.50%) QA
10 20 (35.71%) Selenium
10 20 (35.71%) TestComplete
10 20 (35.71%) Test Automation
10 20 (35.71%) WebDriver
11 19 (33.93%) Test Strategy
11 19 (33.93%) Analytics
11 19 (33.93%) Ranorex
11 19 (33.93%) WinRunner
11 19 (33.93%) Client/Server
11 19 (33.93%) RAD
11 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
11 19 (33.93%) .NET Framework
11 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (30.36%) TDD
12 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
13 15 (26.79%) XML
14 12 (21.43%) Java
14 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
15 10 (17.86%) jQuery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
1 9 (16.07%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Selenium
1 20 (35.71%) TestComplete
1 20 (35.71%) WebDriver
2 19 (33.93%) Ranorex
2 19 (33.93%) WinRunner
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 3 (5.36%) Maven
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) Hudson
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) Ant
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (53.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Tester
3 20 (35.71%) Test Engineer
3 20 (35.71%) QA Engineer
3 20 (35.71%) Automation Tester
4 19 (33.93%) Automation Analyst
4 19 (33.93%) QA Automation Engineer
4 19 (33.93%) Automation Engineer
4 19 (33.93%) Test Consultant
4 19 (33.93%) .NET Consultant
4 19 (33.93%) QA Analyst
4 19 (33.93%) Automation Test Analyst
4 19 (33.93%) Test Analyst
4 19 (33.93%) Consultant
5 12 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 9 (16.07%) Lead Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 8 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 28 (50.00%) Web Services
3 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.93%) .NET Framework
4 15 (26.79%) XML
5 10 (17.86%) jQuery
6 9 (16.07%) WinForms
7 8 (14.29%) Spring
7 8 (14.29%) JSP
7 8 (14.29%) Struts
7 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 8 (14.29%) EJB
7 8 (14.29%) J2EE
8 6 (10.71%) CSS
8 6 (10.71%) HTML
9 4 (7.14%) WPF
9 4 (7.14%) XSLT
10 3 (5.36%) Middleware
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 19 (33.93%) Client/Server
3 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) OO
2 20 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 19 (33.93%) Test Strategy
3 19 (33.93%) Analytics
3 19 (33.93%) RAD
4 17 (30.36%) TDD
5 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.29%) MVC
6 8 (14.29%) SOA
7 4 (7.14%) OOP
7 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (7.14%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.36%) Change Control
8 3 (5.36%) Release Management
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.57%) Automation Testing
9 2 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) C#
2 26 (46.43%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) Java
5 9 (16.07%) C
6 4 (7.14%) VBScript
6 4 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) PHP5
7 1 (1.79%) Groovy
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) CA
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
Croydon, Surrey
Energon Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-70,000 + 20% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Land Registry
Salary: £33,304 - 39,826 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago