The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank - 28 36
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 0 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 2.69% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.62% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Average salary - £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 221 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.43% 74.41% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 164 104
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
England

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft