The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 714 439 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.58% 8.67% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.45% 10.76% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 565 388 261
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the South West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the South West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Bristol +3 273 £42,500 +18.05% 20
Wiltshire +28 143 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Somerset 0 88 £42,500 +16.43% 20
Dorset +3 84 £42,500 - 7
Gloucestershire +22 62 £40,000 +21.21% 12
Devon +10 27 £34,500 +1.47% 3
Cornwall -2 3 £27,500 -25.67% 1
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 615 (44.79%) Java
2 500 (36.42%) Scrum
3 365 (26.58%) C#
4 347 (25.27%) SQL
5 305 (22.21%) Software Engineering
6 299 (21.78%) .NET
7 290 (21.12%) JavaScript
8 285 (20.76%) HTML
9 270 (19.66%) Spring
10 264 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 249 (18.14%) Degree
12 238 (17.33%) TDD
13 224 (16.31%) XML
14 218 (15.88%) CSS
15 216 (15.73%) OO
16 192 (13.98%) Finance
17 171 (12.45%) ASP.NET
18 167 (12.16%) Oracle
19 166 (12.09%) jQuery
20 157 (11.43%) Relational Database
21 155 (11.29%) Web Services
22 152 (11.07%) MVC
23 144 (10.49%) Linux
23 144 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
24 140 (10.20%) Computer Science
24 140 (10.20%) MySQL
24 140 (10.20%) JUnit
25 139 (10.12%) J2EE
26 136 (9.91%) Unit Testing
27 133 (9.69%) C++

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 67 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 56 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
3 40 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 40 (2.91%) WebSphere
4 39 (2.84%) IIS
5 28 (2.04%) Apache
6 14 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 13 (0.95%) CMS
8 9 (0.66%) Drupal
8 9 (0.66%) Node.js
9 7 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.51%) Kentico
9 7 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.44%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.29%) Confluence
12 4 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
12 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.24%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.24%) MS Office
3 15 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.51%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.44%) MS Project
6 1 (0.073%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (1.53%) Magento
1 21 (1.53%) Shopify
2 10 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.51%) SAP CRM
3 7 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.073%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.073%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.13%) SaaS
2 20 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.58%) GitHub
5 6 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.01%) HTTP
2 36 (2.62%) Internet
3 28 (2.04%) Network Security
4 12 (0.87%) SAN
5 10 (0.73%) VPN
5 10 (0.73%) DNS
6 9 (0.66%) Firewall
7 8 (0.58%) LAN
8 7 (0.51%) SMTP
9 6 (0.44%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.44%) LDAP
10 4 (0.29%) WAN
11 3 (0.22%) DHCP
11 3 (0.22%) NAS
11 3 (0.22%) X.509
12 2 (0.15%) 4G
12 2 (0.15%) VoLTE
12 2 (0.15%) IPv6
12 2 (0.15%) 3G
12 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 157 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 140 (10.20%) MySQL
4 124 (9.03%) RDBMS
5 60 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 23 (1.68%) Hazelcast
8 21 (1.53%) Big Data
9 19 (1.38%) Hadoop
10 18 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.09%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.02%) EDRMS
13 13 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.66%) Apache Accumulo
17 7 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.51%) Oracle Database
18 6 (0.44%) HBase
Development Applications
1 140 (10.20%) JUnit
2 101 (7.36%) Selenium
3 96 (6.99%) Git (software)
4 80 (5.83%) Eclipse
5 75 (5.46%) Maven
6 71 (5.17%) WebDriver
7 62 (4.52%) Subversion
8 58 (4.22%) Jenkins
9 56 (4.08%) Visual Studio
10 55 (4.01%) Ant
11 47 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (2.55%) Eclipse RCP
13 34 (2.48%) Cucumber
13 34 (2.48%) JIRA
14 27 (1.97%) WATIR
15 26 (1.89%) FitNesse
16 16 (1.17%) NetBeans
17 15 (1.09%) JMeter
18 13 (0.95%) PHPUnit
19 12 (0.87%) Mercurial
General
1 192 (13.98%) Finance
2 89 (6.48%) Retail
3 86 (6.26%) Banking
4 59 (4.30%) Back Office
5 36 (2.62%) French Language
6 28 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 25 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.60%) Marketing
10 20 (1.46%) Advertising
11 18 (1.31%) Games
12 15 (1.09%) Electronics
13 14 (1.02%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.73%) Publishing
15 8 (0.58%) Law
16 6 (0.44%) Legal
17 5 (0.36%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.36%) Local Government
18 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
19 1 (0.073%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 726 (52.88%) Developer
2 237 (17.26%) Java Developer
3 158 (11.51%) Senior Developer
4 144 (10.49%) Analyst
5 122 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 113 (8.23%) Software Developer
7 108 (7.87%) .NET Developer
8 95 (6.92%) C# Developer
9 85 (6.19%) Project Manager
10 63 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 62 (4.52%) Java Software Engineer
12 59 (4.30%) Business Analyst
13 56 (4.08%) Lead Developer
14 51 (3.71%) Test Analyst
15 50 (3.64%) Team Leader
15 50 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
16 46 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
17 45 (3.28%) Architect
18 41 (2.99%) Tester
19 39 (2.84%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (21.78%) .NET
2 285 (20.76%) HTML
3 270 (19.66%) Spring
4 224 (16.31%) XML
5 218 (15.88%) CSS
6 171 (12.45%) ASP.NET
7 166 (12.09%) jQuery
8 155 (11.29%) Web Services
9 139 (10.12%) J2EE
10 99 (7.21%) HTML5
11 88 (6.41%) Hibernate
12 77 (5.61%) .NET Framework
13 74 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 72 (5.24%) RESTful
15 67 (4.88%) Java EE
16 60 (4.37%) Ajax
17 53 (3.86%) OSGi
18 50 (3.64%) XML Messaging
19 49 (3.57%) XSLT
20 47 (3.42%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 140 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 94 (6.85%) Open Source
3 84 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 76 (5.54%) Mobile App
5 61 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 51 (3.71%) Derivative
7 50 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 48 (3.50%) Mathematics
9 43 (3.13%) Client/Server
10 34 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
11 33 (2.40%) SWIFT
12 30 (2.18%) iPhone
13 14 (1.02%) Visualisation
14 11 (0.80%) DTV
15 9 (0.66%) Social Media
15 9 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
16 8 (0.58%) Blog
16 8 (0.58%) Management Information System
17 7 (0.51%) RIA
18 5 (0.36%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 144 (10.49%) Linux
2 89 (6.48%) UNIX
3 73 (5.32%) Windows
4 44 (3.20%) Android
5 19 (1.38%) CentOS
6 18 (1.31%) Fedora
7 15 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.02%) Windows CE
9 8 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.22%) Debian
12 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (36.42%) Scrum
2 305 (22.21%) Software Engineering
3 238 (17.33%) TDD
4 216 (15.73%) OO
5 152 (11.07%) MVC
6 144 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
7 136 (9.91%) Unit Testing
8 126 (9.18%) E-Commerce
9 121 (8.81%) OOP
10 110 (8.01%) Project Management
11 109 (7.94%) Waterfall
12 104 (7.57%) OOD
13 95 (6.92%) Web Development
14 94 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 86 (6.26%) Software Testing
16 76 (5.54%) Pair Programming
17 75 (5.46%) Test Automation
18 73 (5.32%) UML
19 65 (4.73%) BDD
20 64 (4.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 615 (44.79%) Java
2 365 (26.58%) C#
3 347 (25.27%) SQL
4 290 (21.12%) JavaScript
5 133 (9.69%) C++
6 131 (9.54%) PHP
7 99 (7.21%) C
8 64 (4.66%) Ruby
9 55 (4.01%) PHP5
10 42 (3.06%) Python
11 32 (2.33%) VB
12 29 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 24 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 23 (1.68%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.24%) Perl
16 13 (0.95%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.87%) Scala
18 11 (0.80%) Golang
19 10 (0.73%) Bash Shell
20 7 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 249 (18.14%) Degree
2 84 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 48 (3.50%) ISEB
4 32 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.51%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.51%) HND
9 7 (0.51%) MCSE
9 7 (0.51%) MCSA
10 6 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.29%) PhD
12 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.22%) MCP
13 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.073%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.59%) QA
2 6 (0.44%) SLA
3 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.073%) WAI
System Software
1 41 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 7 (0.51%) vSphere
2 7 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (0.87%) Puppet
1 12 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 167 (12.16%) Oracle
2 115 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 72 (5.24%) hybris
4 58 (4.22%) JBoss
5 46 (3.35%) Zend
6 45 (3.28%) VMware
7 39 (2.84%) Google
7 39 (2.84%) IBM
8 28 (2.04%) BT
9 25 (1.82%) Red Hat
10 19 (1.38%) SAP
11 12 (0.87%) Adobe
12 8 (0.58%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.44%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.44%) Telerik
13 6 (0.44%) Twitter
14 5 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.29%) HP
15 4 (0.29%) RedPrairie
15 4 (0.29%) Endeca
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingsbridge, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-42,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 39,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago