The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.26% 14.29% 22.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.77% 16.84% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 26
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,450 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 95 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 73.11% 84.82% 74.86%
Number of salaries quoted 118 66 74
Average salary £39,000 £42,887 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.06% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Shropshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +9 24 £44,750 +19.33% 8
Oswestry - 1 £34,500 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Scrum
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) C#
4 14 (28.00%) .NET
5 12 (24.00%) UNIX
5 12 (24.00%) ISEB
5 12 (24.00%) Aerospace
5 12 (24.00%) Banking
5 12 (24.00%) Retail
5 12 (24.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (24.00%) QA
6 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (20.00%) UML
7 10 (20.00%) WinForms
8 9 (18.00%) C++
8 9 (18.00%) TDD
8 9 (18.00%) WPF
8 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
8 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (16.00%) webMethods
9 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
9 8 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (14.00%) Windows
11 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.00%) Selenium
12 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (2.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Selenium
1 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Aerospace
2 12 (24.00%) Banking
2 12 (24.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) webMethods Developer
5 7 (14.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Test Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.00%) WinForms
4 9 (18.00%) WPF
5 2 (4.00%) HTML
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (2.00%) XML
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) UNIX
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Scrum
2 12 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (20.00%) UML
4 9 (18.00%) TDD
4 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.00%) Build Automation
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) C++
4 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.00%) COBOL
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) ISEB
2 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) webMethods
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) BT
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