The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 18.75% 2.63% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 3.23% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Agile Software Development
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 93.75% 81.58% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 14
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £102,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) PowerCenter
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Data Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Architect
4 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) HP