The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.50% 6.35% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.78% 8.76% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £28,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £34,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 137 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.67% 72.49% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59 98 93
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (35.29%) Scrum
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) QA
3 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Eloqua
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Force.com
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Product Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) EJB
4 1 (5.88%) JSTL
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) RAD
4 1 (5.88%) Multidimensional Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
1 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (17.65%) Eloqua
3 1 (5.88%) IBM