The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 30 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 61 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.49% 4.36% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.71% 5.47% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 49
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
791 860 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 71.13% 79.70% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 614 689 641
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £60,000
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 Essex

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Essex

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Essex

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +12 17 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Basildon +12 7 £50,000 +37.93%
Brentwood +4 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Harlow +7 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Saffron Walden - 3 £50,000 -
Chelmsford -3 2 - -
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
Witham - 1 £57,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 68 (53.54%) SQL Server
2 65 (51.18%) C#
3 64 (50.39%) .NET
4 54 (42.52%) SQL
5 47 (37.01%) HTML
6 38 (29.92%) CSS
7 35 (27.56%) Java
8 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
8 34 (26.77%) TDD
9 32 (25.20%) OO
9 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET
9 32 (25.20%) MVC
10 28 (22.05%) Oracle
11 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
11 27 (21.26%) E-Commerce
12 26 (20.47%) Finance
13 25 (19.69%) Project Management
14 24 (18.90%) Degree
15 23 (18.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (18.11%) Visual Studio
16 21 (16.54%) WCF
16 21 (16.54%) WPF
17 20 (15.75%) Android
18 19 (14.96%) PL/SQL
18 19 (14.96%) OOP
18 19 (14.96%) JBoss
18 19 (14.96%) Swing
18 19 (14.96%) Computer Science
18 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
19 18 (14.17%) WebSphere

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (14.17%) WebLogic
1 18 (14.17%) WebSphere
1 18 (14.17%) GlassFish
2 2 (1.57%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Project
3 3 (2.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) VoIP
2 5 (3.94%) Wireless
3 3 (2.36%) SMS
3 3 (2.36%) DHCP
3 3 (2.36%) DNS
3 3 (2.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (53.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.17%) RDBMS
2 18 (14.17%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.02%) Data Mining
4 13 (10.24%) NoSQL
5 9 (7.09%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.36%) MySQL
11 1 (0.79%) SQLite
11 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (18.11%) Visual Studio
1 23 (18.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (11.81%) Ant
2 15 (11.81%) Maven
3 13 (10.24%) Gradle
4 9 (7.09%) NUnit
5 7 (5.51%) Selenium
5 7 (5.51%) MSTest
6 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.36%) JIRA
6 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.57%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.57%) JMeter
7 2 (1.57%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.57%) Hudson
8 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.79%) Redmine
8 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (20.47%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Automotive
3 4 (3.15%) Publishing
4 1 (0.79%) Games
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (62.20%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) C# Developer
3 23 (18.11%) .NET Developer
4 22 (17.32%) Senior Developer
5 21 (16.54%) Java Developer
6 20 (15.75%) Software Developer
7 18 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (11.02%) Project Manager
8 14 (11.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 13 (10.24%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (8.66%) Applications Developer
11 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.87%) C# Application Developer
11 10 (7.87%) .NET Applications Developer
11 10 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (6.30%) Tester
13 7 (5.51%) Analyst
14 6 (4.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 6 (4.72%) Support Specialist
14 6 (4.72%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.39%) .NET
2 47 (37.01%) HTML
3 38 (29.92%) CSS
4 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET
5 21 (16.54%) WCF
5 21 (16.54%) WPF
6 19 (14.96%) Swing
7 18 (14.17%) JMS
7 18 (14.17%) Hibernate
7 18 (14.17%) J2EE
8 16 (12.60%) XML
9 15 (11.81%) Ajax
10 14 (11.02%) Silverlight
11 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (6.30%) LINQ
13 7 (5.51%) ADO.NET
13 7 (5.51%) XHTML
14 5 (3.94%) jQuery
14 5 (3.94%) .NET Framework
15 3 (2.36%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.09%) Open Source
3 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.57%) Tandem
4 2 (1.57%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) AS400
5 1 (0.79%) iPhone
5 1 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Android
2 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.45%) Windows
4 6 (4.72%) Linux
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) TDD
2 32 (25.20%) OO
2 32 (25.20%) MVC
3 27 (21.26%) E-Commerce
4 25 (19.69%) Project Management
5 19 (14.96%) OOP
5 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.02%) Scrum
6 14 (11.02%) Waterfall
7 12 (9.45%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.66%) Change Control
9 10 (7.87%) PRINCE2
10 9 (7.09%) MVVM
11 6 (4.72%) Android Development
12 5 (3.94%) iOS Development
12 5 (3.94%) Test Strategy
12 5 (3.94%) System Testing
12 5 (3.94%) BDD
12 5 (3.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (51.18%) C#
2 54 (42.52%) SQL
3 35 (27.56%) Java
4 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
5 19 (14.96%) PL/SQL
6 17 (13.39%) T-SQL
7 9 (7.09%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.09%) PHP
8 7 (5.51%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.72%) Python
10 5 (3.94%) Perl
11 4 (3.15%) Jython
12 3 (2.36%) Ruby
12 3 (2.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.79%) C++
13 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) ISEB
3 3 (2.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.05%) Oracle
3 19 (14.96%) JBoss
4 7 (5.51%) Sage
5 2 (1.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.57%) webMethods
5 2 (1.57%) Dell
6 1 (0.79%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) HP
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