The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 27 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.88% 7.29% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.78% 10.00% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 75.63% 72.92% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Maidstone

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 19 (76.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) OO
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) WCF
5 9 (36.00%) WPF
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) N-Tier
6 8 (32.00%) OOD
6 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (32.00%) WinForms
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (28.00%) QA
7 7 (28.00%) ISEB
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 3 (12.00%) Java

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) NUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) QA Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
1 10 (40.00%) WCF
2 9 (36.00%) WPF
3 8 (32.00%) WinForms
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) SOAP
8 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (8.00%) REST
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (4.00%) CSS3
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) OOD
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) MVVM
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.00%) CQRS
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) MCPD
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCTS
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft