The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 89 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 43.63% 28.79% 27.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.28% 35.51% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 83 36 39
Average salary £35,369 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,375 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Agile Software Development
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 107 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 86.76% 81.06% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 159 100 114
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Newport

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newport region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Newport

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 53 (37.86%) Scrum
2 48 (34.29%) ISEB
3 44 (31.43%) Java
4 43 (30.71%) Finance
5 28 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 27 (19.29%) Advertising
6 27 (19.29%) Project Management
7 26 (18.57%) REST
8 25 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 25 (17.86%) Business Analysis
9 24 (17.14%) Web Services
9 24 (17.14%) Linux
9 24 (17.14%) Selenium
9 24 (17.14%) Degree
10 23 (16.43%) PRINCE2
11 22 (15.71%) Python
11 22 (15.71%) JavaScript
11 22 (15.71%) Test Automation
11 22 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (15.00%) Cucumber
12 21 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (15.00%) SQL
13 20 (14.29%) .NET
13 20 (14.29%) Automation Testing
14 19 (13.57%) Test Management
14 19 (13.57%) Git (software)
15 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
15 18 (12.86%) DTV
15 18 (12.86%) Subversion

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (2.14%) JBoss
1 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.71%) Confluence
3 1 (0.71%) SAS
3 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Project
2 12 (8.57%) MS Office
3 8 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.14%) Data Mart
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Selenium
2 21 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 19 (13.57%) Git (software)
4 18 (12.86%) Subversion
5 17 (12.14%) Jenkins
6 13 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (7.86%) JMeter
8 10 (7.14%) JIRA
9 9 (6.43%) Behat
10 8 (5.71%) Maven
11 7 (5.00%) Visual Studio
12 6 (4.29%) Artifactory
13 5 (3.57%) ClearCase
13 5 (3.57%) JUnit
14 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
14 3 (2.14%) SoapUI
14 3 (2.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 3 (2.14%) Axure RP
15 2 (1.43%) SpecFlow
15 2 (1.43%) Gradle
General
1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 27 (19.29%) Advertising
3 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (34.29%) Analyst
2 26 (18.57%) Business Analyst
3 25 (17.86%) Developer
4 17 (12.14%) Project Manager
4 17 (12.14%) Tester
5 13 (9.29%) Test Analyst
5 13 (9.29%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) Automated Tester
7 9 (6.43%) Quality Analyst
7 9 (6.43%) QA Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) Technical Leader
8 8 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) QA Tester
9 7 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Senior Tester
10 6 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.57%) REST
2 24 (17.14%) Web Services
3 20 (14.29%) .NET
4 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET
5 12 (8.57%) RESTful
6 10 (7.14%) SOAP
7 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.29%) HTML
8 6 (4.29%) CSS
8 6 (4.29%) Spring
8 6 (4.29%) Java SE
9 5 (3.57%) Spring MVC
10 4 (2.86%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.86%) XML
11 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.14%) HTML5
11 3 (2.14%) CSS3
12 2 (1.43%) Velocity
12 2 (1.43%) jQuery
13 1 (0.71%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) DTV
2 14 (10.00%) User Experience
3 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.00%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.29%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.57%) Statistics
7 3 (2.14%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.14%) iSeries
8 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.14%) Linux
2 3 (2.14%) Windows
3 2 (1.43%) Android
3 2 (1.43%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.86%) Scrum
2 28 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 27 (19.29%) Project Management
4 25 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 25 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 23 (16.43%) PRINCE2
6 22 (15.71%) Test Automation
6 22 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 19 (13.57%) Test Management
10 16 (11.43%) API Testing
11 15 (10.71%) User Stories
11 15 (10.71%) MVC
12 13 (9.29%) Project Planning
12 13 (9.29%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.29%) SDLC
13 12 (8.57%) Automated Testing
13 12 (8.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.43%) Java
2 22 (15.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (15.71%) Python
3 21 (15.00%) SQL
4 17 (12.14%) Bash Shell
4 17 (12.14%) Perl
5 16 (11.43%) C#
6 9 (6.43%) PHP
7 4 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (0.71%) C++
8 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 48 (34.29%) ISEB
2 24 (17.14%) Degree
3 11 (7.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (6.43%) HND
4 9 (6.43%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.14%) APMG
7 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.14%) Casewise
3 2 (1.43%) Google
3 2 (1.43%) Tableau
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle
3 2 (1.43%) SAP
3 2 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (0.71%) HP
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