The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.17% 11.22% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.89% 16.43% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £43,250 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.20% -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 140 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 84.17% 68.29% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80 68 76
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 7 £42,500 -12.82%
Shrewsbury +1 2 £42,500 +25.00%
Ludlow - 1 £41,500 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) webMethods
3 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 10 (45.45%) UML
4 9 (40.91%) UNIX
4 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) Perl
7 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) IIS
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 3 (13.64%) MySQL
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) HTTP
7 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) SSL
7 3 (13.64%) Apache
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.64%) VLE
7 3 (13.64%) Altiris
7 3 (13.64%) VLAN
7 3 (13.64%) ISA Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Moodle
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
1 3 (13.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) PhantomJS
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
1 3 (13.64%) Nutch
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) WinForms
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
3 1 (4.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) VLE
1 3 (13.64%) Wiki
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) UML
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.64%) Time Management
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) EAI
3 2 (9.09%) RUP
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PMP
1 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCAD
2 1 (4.55%) MCSD
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
1 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) webMethods
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Altiris
4 2 (9.09%) Niku
5 1 (4.55%) Typemock