The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 12.50% 13.51% 28.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.23% 23.81% 70.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 19
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 65.00% 56.76% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 26
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Hertford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
4 11 (61.11%) User Stories
5 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Selenium
9 5 (27.78%) WCF
9 5 (27.78%) XML
9 5 (27.78%) CSS
9 5 (27.78%) C++
9 5 (27.78%) HTML
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 4 (22.22%) jQuery
10 4 (22.22%) CSS3
10 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 3 (16.67%) ERD
11 3 (16.67%) Product Management
11 3 (16.67%) WCAG
11 3 (16.67%) TDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Moq
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (16.67%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
7 3 (16.67%) Analyst
7 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) WinForms
7 3 (16.67%) WPF
8 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
8 1 (5.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 11 (61.11%) User Stories
3 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) ERD
7 3 (16.67%) Product Management
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) OOD
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.56%) OOP
9 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (5.56%) OO
9 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft