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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.09% 9.09% 13.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.19% 11.93% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Average salary £40,750 £30,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.60% -9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £30,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
104 109 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 69.80% 76.22% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 56 57
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,586 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £78,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 15 £49,750 +63.11% 1
Shrewsbury - 5 £44,000 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (60.00%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
4 16 (45.71%) WPF
5 14 (40.00%) WinForms
6 13 (37.14%) C++
6 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) UML
8 11 (31.43%) TDD
8 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
8 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
9 9 (25.71%) Scrum
10 8 (22.86%) QA
11 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (17.14%) UNIX
12 6 (17.14%) Windows
12 6 (17.14%) ISEB
12 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
12 6 (17.14%) Banking
12 6 (17.14%) Retail
12 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Degree
13 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
13 4 (11.43%) Project Management
13 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
13 4 (11.43%) WCF
13 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (8.57%) HTML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) webMethods Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Test Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) WPF
4 14 (40.00%) WinForms
5 4 (11.43%) WCF
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) CSS
8 1 (2.86%) Web Services
8 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) AIX
2 1 (2.86%) HPUX
2 1 (2.86%) Solaris
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) UML
1 11 (31.43%) TDD
1 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
1 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
2 9 (25.71%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) RUP
6 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) C++
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISEB
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) webMethods
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) IBM