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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.73% 7.34% 5.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.46% 10.40% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 6
Average salary £44,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.43%
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
96 125 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.96% 70.62% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 73 95 99
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 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 6 May 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 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 4 (23.53%) Graphic Design
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) BigMachines
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 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) JBehave
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (11.76%) JDeveloper
3 2 (11.76%) Log4j
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Lead PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Struts
6 2 (11.76%) JPA
6 2 (11.76%) XSLT
6 2 (11.76%) JMS
6 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) EJB
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE
6 2 (11.76%) JDBC
6 2 (11.76%) JSP
6 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
2 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) RAD
6 1 (5.88%) Multidimensional Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.76%) Coverity
4 2 (11.76%) Eloqua
4 2 (11.76%) Guidewire
4 2 (11.76%) Conga
4 2 (11.76%) SAP