The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 25 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.09% 6.29% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.44% 8.61% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 9
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 244 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.45% 73.05% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 159 219 232
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Ipswich

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 27 (51.92%) Degree
2 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
3 19 (36.54%) jQuery
4 18 (34.62%) CSS
5 16 (30.77%) C#
5 16 (30.77%) REST
6 15 (28.85%) .NET
6 15 (28.85%) MVC
7 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
7 14 (26.92%) QA
7 14 (26.92%) Java
7 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 14 (26.92%) Web Services
7 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (23.08%) Finance
9 12 (23.08%) SOA
10 11 (21.15%) SOAP
10 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
10 11 (21.15%) TDD
10 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (21.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (21.15%) Mathematics
11 9 (17.31%) Analytics
11 9 (17.31%) Financial Institution
11 9 (17.31%) HTML
11 9 (17.31%) Linux
11 9 (17.31%) Apache
11 9 (17.31%) N-Tier
12 8 (15.38%) PHP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (17.31%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 3 (5.77%) Joomla!
2 3 (5.77%) Drupal
2 3 (5.77%) WordPress
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.77%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) OLAP
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.46%) Subversion
3 6 (11.54%) Selenium
4 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.62%) Maven
5 4 (7.69%) Ant
6 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (5.77%) Hudson
6 3 (5.77%) Sahi
7 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.85%) JIRA
8 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.92%) JMeter
8 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.92%) NUnit
8 1 (1.92%) WatiN
8 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.92%) LoadUI
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.15%) C# Developer
3 11 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Operations Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Architect
7 5 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Tester
8 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Software Tester
8 4 (7.69%) Programmer
8 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) jQuery
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 16 (30.77%) REST
4 15 (28.85%) .NET
5 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 14 (26.92%) Web Services
6 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (21.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (21.15%) SOAP
7 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
8 9 (17.31%) HTML
9 8 (15.38%) LAMP
9 8 (15.38%) HTML5
10 7 (13.46%) Java EE
11 6 (11.54%) WCF
12 5 (9.62%) WSH
12 5 (9.62%) Ajax
13 4 (7.69%) FFmpeg
13 4 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.15%) Mathematics
3 9 (17.31%) N-Tier
4 6 (11.54%) Open Source
5 4 (7.69%) MPEG
6 3 (5.77%) Online Games
6 3 (5.77%) DataPower
7 2 (3.85%) Physics
8 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
4 3 (5.77%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) MVC
2 12 (23.08%) SOA
3 11 (21.15%) TDD
4 9 (17.31%) Analytics
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) UML
6 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.62%) User Stories
7 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.77%) Release Management
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
8 3 (5.77%) OO
8 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) C#
3 14 (26.92%) Java
4 8 (15.38%) PHP
5 5 (9.62%) SQL
6 3 (5.77%) PHP5
6 3 (5.77%) Groovy
6 3 (5.77%) Scala
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) Sage
3 3 (5.77%) BT
3 3 (5.77%) Zend
4 2 (3.85%) Progress