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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 6 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.31% 1.99% 7.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 2.69% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 16
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
93 186 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.30% 74.10% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 139 96
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
6 3 (25.00%) BPR
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) Billing
6 3 (25.00%) Kanban
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) UNIX
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) BPR
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Fit Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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