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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 15.38% 19.51% 40.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.26% 40.00% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 23
Average salary £41,250 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
43 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 66.15% 48.78% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 29
Average salary £41,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £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 18 December 2014, 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 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) C#
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 20 (76.92%) MVC
4 14 (53.85%) Degree
5 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Scrum
7 11 (42.31%) HTML
7 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 11 (42.31%) CSS
7 11 (42.31%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) XML
7 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
7 11 (42.31%) WCF
7 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (42.31%) User Stories
8 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) jQuery
9 8 (30.77%) CSS3
9 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
10 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Selenium
10 5 (19.23%) C++
11 3 (11.54%) TDD
11 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (11.54%) WCAG
11 3 (11.54%) Local Government

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DTS
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Moq
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.54%) Local Government
2 2 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Software Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) UML Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Product Owner
8 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) Web Services
3 11 (42.31%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) WCF
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 8 (30.77%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) WPF
6 3 (11.54%) Silverlight
6 3 (11.54%) XSLT
6 3 (11.54%) WinForms
6 3 (11.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) MVC
2 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) User Stories
5 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.54%) ERD
7 3 (11.54%) Product Management
7 3 (11.54%) OOD
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) OOP
7 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (11.54%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
9 1 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft