The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 104 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.87% 6.13% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.50% 7.43% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 24
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
320 296 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.69% 82.45% 73.61%
Number of salaries quoted 216 265 253
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Luton

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Luton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 93 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 91 (46.43%) .NET
3 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
4 84 (42.86%) Scrum
5 78 (39.80%) C#
6 77 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 77 (39.29%) E-Commerce
7 70 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 68 (34.69%) Windows
9 66 (33.67%) MVC
10 58 (29.59%) HTML
10 58 (29.59%) Web Services
10 58 (29.59%) TDD
10 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 55 (28.06%) Visual Studio
12 52 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 49 (25.00%) Waterfall
14 47 (23.98%) TeamCity
15 40 (20.41%) Finance
15 40 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (20.41%) Marketing
16 39 (19.90%) jQuery
16 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
17 38 (19.39%) WCF
18 37 (18.88%) COM
19 36 (18.37%) SQL
19 36 (18.37%) PowerShell
19 36 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
20 33 (16.84%) JIRA
20 33 (16.84%) CMS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 33 (16.84%) CMS
2 32 (16.33%) IIS
3 17 (8.67%) NServiceBus
4 9 (4.59%) Confluence
5 7 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.53%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.12%) MS Office
3 7 (3.57%) MS Project
4 5 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.02%) Agresso
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.20%) DHCP
1 20 (10.20%) FTP
1 20 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (2.55%) NAS
2 5 (2.55%) SAN
3 2 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.53%) DB2
9 3 (1.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (28.06%) Visual Studio
2 52 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (23.98%) TeamCity
4 33 (16.84%) JIRA
5 32 (16.33%) Git (software)
6 19 (9.69%) Subversion
7 17 (8.67%) Log4Net
8 16 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (8.16%) FinalBuilder
8 16 (8.16%) SpecFlow
8 16 (8.16%) Jasmine
8 16 (8.16%) NSubstitute
8 16 (8.16%) NUnit
9 11 (5.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (4.08%) Cucumber
10 8 (4.08%) WATIR
11 6 (3.06%) WebDriver
11 6 (3.06%) Selenium
12 3 (1.53%) Selenium IDE
13 1 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 40 (20.41%) Finance
1 40 (20.41%) Marketing
2 14 (7.14%) Back Office
3 12 (6.12%) Retail
4 7 (3.57%) Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.53%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Front Office
6 2 (1.02%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (37.76%) Developer
2 43 (21.94%) Analyst
3 36 (18.37%) Web Developer
4 28 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 19 (9.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (9.69%) Web Engineer
6 18 (9.18%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.65%) .NET Developer
9 14 (7.14%) Project Manager
10 12 (6.12%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Test Manager
11 8 (4.08%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Release Manager
12 6 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (3.06%) VB.NET Developer
12 6 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (2.55%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (46.43%) .NET
2 77 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 58 (29.59%) HTML
3 58 (29.59%) Web Services
4 40 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (19.90%) jQuery
6 38 (19.39%) WCF
7 37 (18.88%) COM
8 27 (13.78%) XML
9 24 (12.24%) CSS
10 21 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (8.67%) HTML5
12 16 (8.16%) Castle Windsor
12 16 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (6.12%) XSLT
13 12 (6.12%) WSDL
14 9 (4.59%) .NET Framework
15 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 4 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.08%) User Experience
2 8 (4.08%) Social Media
3 6 (3.06%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.04%) Clustering
5 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.51%) CMDB
6 1 (0.51%) EPoS
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.69%) Windows
2 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (3.06%) Linux
2 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.53%) Android
3 3 (1.53%) UNIX
3 3 (1.53%) AIX
3 3 (1.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.86%) Scrum
2 77 (39.29%) E-Commerce
3 66 (33.67%) MVC
4 58 (29.59%) TDD
5 49 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 30 (15.31%) BDD
7 29 (14.80%) OO
7 29 (14.80%) Project Management
8 24 (12.24%) Database Security
9 23 (11.73%) DevOps
9 23 (11.73%) Web Development
9 23 (11.73%) PRINCE2
10 20 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (9.69%) OOP
12 18 (9.18%) Network Load Balancing
13 17 (8.67%) Automated Testing
13 17 (8.67%) User Stories
14 15 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 78 (39.80%) C#
2 70 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 36 (18.37%) SQL
3 36 (18.37%) PowerShell
4 24 (12.24%) Ruby
5 20 (10.20%) VB
6 19 (9.69%) VB.NET
7 18 (9.18%) VB6
8 17 (8.67%) C
9 16 (8.16%) Java
10 14 (7.14%) C++
11 12 (6.12%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.06%) PHP
13 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.51%) VBScript
13 1 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (9.69%) Degree
2 6 (3.06%) ISEB
2 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.55%) MCTS
3 5 (2.55%) MCITP
3 5 (2.55%) MCSE
3 5 (2.55%) MCSA
4 4 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.04%) PMP
4 4 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.31%) QA
2 16 (8.16%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (11.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (10.20%) SCOM
2 16 (8.16%) logstash
3 8 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.08%) Business Objects
2 8 (4.08%) Oracle
2 8 (4.08%) Atlassian
3 7 (3.57%) Sitecore
3 7 (3.57%) Adobe
4 5 (2.55%) VMware
5 3 (1.53%) Sunopsis
5 3 (1.53%) Progress
5 3 (1.53%) JBoss
5 3 (1.53%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.53%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.02%) SAP
7 1 (0.51%) hybris
7 1 (0.51%) Siebel
7 1 (0.51%) Lumesse
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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