The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 22.22% 4.00% 45.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 5.26% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 12
Average salary £43,750 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Agile Software Development
West Lothian

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 88.89% 76.00% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Livingston

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Livingston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 10 (45.45%) SDLC
4 9 (40.91%) System Testing
4 9 (40.91%) QA
4 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Security Testing
4 9 (40.91%) IIS
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Python
5 8 (36.36%) Selenium
5 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Release Management
5 8 (36.36%) Software Delivery
6 6 (27.27%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (22.73%) MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Google
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 3 (13.64%) OO
9 3 (13.64%) Apple
9 3 (13.64%) Electronics
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) OLAP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 (40.91%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) OLAP
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.55%) JBehave
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) QA Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Senior QA Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Tester
5 5 (22.73%) Tester
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior QA Tester
5 5 (22.73%) QA Tester
5 5 (22.73%) Automation Tester
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) SDLC
2 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Security Testing
2 9 (40.91%) System Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Release Management
3 8 (36.36%) Software Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) API Development
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) Cognizant