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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1390 1327 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.85% 21.73% 14.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.38% 26.23% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1113 705
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
4897 5059 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.01% 82.83% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4128 4129 3659
Average salary £40,000 £41,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 July 2015.

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 July 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
Bristol -1 571 £42,500 -5.55% 88
Gloucestershire +6 197 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Wiltshire -2 171 £38,000 +1.33% 33
Dorset +5 156 £37,500 -11.76% 35
Devon +7 153 £37,500 -3.22% 17
Somerset +5 117 £39,000 -8.23% 34
Avon - 3 £37,500 -
Cornwall -9 2 £36,750 +31.25%
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 950 (35.38%) Java
2 944 (35.16%) Scrum
3 920 (34.26%) JavaScript
4 841 (31.32%) .NET
5 834 (31.06%) C#
6 817 (30.43%) HTML
7 747 (27.82%) CSS
8 707 (26.33%) TDD
9 614 (22.87%) SQL Server
10 612 (22.79%) SQL
11 586 (21.82%) MVC
12 540 (20.11%) ASP.NET
13 524 (19.52%) Software Engineering
14 501 (18.66%) Finance
15 457 (17.02%) Degree
16 427 (15.90%) Oracle
17 403 (15.01%) Spring
18 400 (14.90%) Web Services
19 396 (14.75%) SDLC
20 351 (13.07%) Linux
21 350 (13.04%) XML
22 346 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
23 333 (12.40%) HTML5
24 329 (12.25%) jQuery
25 314 (11.69%) Git (software)
26 309 (11.51%) OO
27 297 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
28 289 (10.76%) Windows
29 283 (10.54%) Microsoft
30 250 (9.31%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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
1 208 (7.75%) Node.js
2 108 (4.02%) Tomcat
3 104 (3.87%) JBoss
4 79 (2.94%) Apache
5 75 (2.79%) WebLogic
6 63 (2.35%) IIS
7 55 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 47 (1.75%) CMS
9 42 (1.56%) SharePoint
10 41 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
11 37 (1.38%) OpenStack
12 33 (1.23%) nginx
13 25 (0.93%) Umbraco
14 24 (0.89%) Mule
14 24 (0.89%) Drupal
15 22 (0.82%) Confluence
15 22 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
16 21 (0.78%) Mule ESB
17 14 (0.52%) Alfresco
18 13 (0.48%) Joomla!
Applications
1 107 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 38 (1.42%) MS Project
4 26 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (0.89%) MS Office
6 21 (0.78%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.11%) InDesign
11 2 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 63 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (1.19%) Temenos T24
2 32 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 8 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.26%) Summit
4 7 (0.26%) Magento
4 7 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.074%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.074%) Agresso
5 2 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.037%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.037%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.037%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.037%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 117 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (3.46%) SaaS
3 41 (1.53%) PaaS
4 32 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (0.86%) Google App Engine
8 22 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.67%) HP Helion
10 13 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.26%) IaaS
12 6 (0.22%) GitHub
13 3 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.074%) Heroku
14 2 (0.074%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.074%) Trello
14 2 (0.074%) Office 365
15 1 (0.037%) Lucidchart
15 1 (0.037%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 109 (4.06%) Internet
2 78 (2.91%) HTTP
3 47 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.78%) WAN
4 21 (0.78%) LAN
5 15 (0.56%) Firewall
6 8 (0.30%) DLNA
7 6 (0.22%) LDAP
7 6 (0.22%) VoIP
8 5 (0.19%) DNS
8 5 (0.19%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.15%) Wireless
10 3 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.11%) SAN
11 2 (0.074%) FTP
11 2 (0.074%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.074%) SSH
11 2 (0.074%) iBeacon
12 1 (0.037%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.037%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 614 (22.87%) SQL Server
2 235 (8.75%) MySQL
3 158 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 130 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 85 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 79 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 76 (2.83%) RDBMS
8 67 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 65 (2.42%) Big Data
10 49 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
12 43 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (1.56%) OLTP
14 40 (1.49%) Hadoop
15 34 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
18 17 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 314 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 199 (7.41%) JUnit
3 187 (6.96%) Maven
4 173 (6.44%) Subversion
5 147 (5.47%) Jenkins
6 140 (5.21%) Selenium
7 128 (4.77%) JIRA
8 126 (4.69%) Eclipse
9 103 (3.84%) Visual Studio
10 100 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 94 (3.50%) Ant
12 86 (3.20%) NUnit
13 69 (2.57%) Rhino Mocks
14 67 (2.50%) Cucumber
15 61 (2.27%) Hudson
16 50 (1.86%) WebDriver
17 44 (1.64%) Gradle
18 35 (1.30%) MSTest
19 32 (1.19%) IntelliJ
20 30 (1.12%) Moq
General
1 501 (18.66%) Finance
2 199 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 192 (7.15%) Banking
4 141 (5.25%) Retail
5 123 (4.58%) Marketing
6 87 (3.24%) Electronics
7 79 (2.94%) Games
8 76 (2.83%) Manufacturing
9 70 (2.61%) Advertising
10 60 (2.23%) Military
11 53 (1.97%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.97%) Law
13 22 (0.82%) Back Office
14 16 (0.60%) Legal
15 14 (0.52%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.45%) French Language
17 11 (0.41%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.37%) General Ledger
19 7 (0.26%) Publishing
20 5 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1405 (52.33%) Developer
2 380 (14.15%) .NET Developer
3 355 (13.22%) Java Developer
4 301 (11.21%) Software Engineer
5 289 (10.76%) Senior Developer
6 260 (9.68%) Analyst
7 182 (6.78%) Software Developer
8 167 (6.22%) C# Developer
9 166 (6.18%) Project Manager
10 135 (5.03%) Test Analyst
11 128 (4.77%) Architect
12 115 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
13 105 (3.91%) Business Analyst
14 94 (3.50%) Web Developer
15 91 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
16 78 (2.91%) Lead Developer
17 74 (2.76%) Senior Java Developer
18 73 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
19 62 (2.31%) PHP Developer
20 58 (2.16%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 841 (31.32%) .NET
2 817 (30.43%) HTML
3 747 (27.82%) CSS
4 540 (20.11%) ASP.NET
5 403 (15.01%) Spring
6 400 (14.90%) Web Services
7 350 (13.04%) XML
8 346 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 333 (12.40%) HTML5
10 329 (12.25%) jQuery
11 249 (9.27%) WCF
12 237 (8.83%) Hibernate
13 218 (8.12%) AngularJS
14 206 (7.67%) J2EE
15 186 (6.93%) CSS3
16 180 (6.70%) .NET Framework
17 179 (6.67%) RESTful
18 172 (6.41%) JSON
19 167 (6.22%) Ajax
20 146 (5.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 224 (8.34%) Computer Science
2 169 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 132 (4.92%) User Experience
4 87 (3.24%) Mathematics
5 71 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 63 (2.35%) DTV
6 63 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (2.05%) Visualisation
8 52 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
9 44 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 41 (1.53%) Client/Server
11 40 (1.49%) Social Network
12 38 (1.42%) Xbox
13 36 (1.34%) Smartphone
14 35 (1.30%) Digital Media
15 30 (1.12%) iPhone
16 28 (1.04%) N-Tier
17 26 (0.97%) Streaming Music
18 22 (0.82%) Data Structures
19 21 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 351 (13.07%) Linux
2 289 (10.76%) Windows
3 118 (4.39%) UNIX
4 113 (4.21%) Android
5 101 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 40 (1.49%) Windows Phone
7 33 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 17 (0.63%) CentOS
10 15 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
13 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
13 6 (0.22%) Fedora
14 5 (0.19%) Solaris
15 4 (0.15%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.11%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 2 (0.074%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 944 (35.16%) Scrum
2 707 (26.33%) TDD
3 586 (21.82%) MVC
4 524 (19.52%) Software Engineering
5 396 (14.75%) SDLC
6 309 (11.51%) OO
7 297 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
8 243 (9.05%) Waterfall
9 233 (8.68%) Project Management
10 206 (7.67%) Mentoring
11 195 (7.26%) BDD
12 192 (7.15%) UML
13 191 (7.11%) E-Commerce
14 182 (6.78%) Web Application Development
15 180 (6.70%) Test Automation
16 147 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
17 146 (5.44%) Kanban
18 144 (5.36%) PRINCE2
19 143 (5.33%) Open Source
20 141 (5.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 950 (35.38%) Java
2 920 (34.26%) JavaScript
3 834 (31.06%) C#
4 612 (22.79%) SQL
5 250 (9.31%) C++
6 202 (7.52%) Python
7 201 (7.49%) PHP
8 195 (7.26%) C
9 142 (5.29%) Ruby
10 126 (4.69%) Perl
11 87 (3.24%) Bash Shell
12 80 (2.98%) T-SQL
13 65 (2.42%) VB.NET
14 50 (1.86%) PL/SQL
15 38 (1.42%) Scala
16 37 (1.38%) Clojure
17 32 (1.19%) VB
18 31 (1.15%) PowerShell
19 30 (1.12%) Shell Script
20 24 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 457 (17.02%) Degree
2 206 (7.67%) Security Cleared
3 100 (3.72%) DV Cleared
4 96 (3.58%) SC Cleared
5 71 (2.64%) ISEB
6 38 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 26 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 21 (0.78%) CCNA
8 21 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (0.71%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (0.52%) CISSP
12 9 (0.34%) PMP
13 7 (0.26%) HND
13 7 (0.26%) MBA
14 5 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 5 (0.19%) APMP
15 4 (0.15%) MCP
15 4 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (7.41%) QA
2 16 (0.60%) WCAG
3 14 (0.52%) SLA
4 13 (0.48%) DO-178B
5 12 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.30%) WAI
8 7 (0.26%) ISO 14001
9 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.22%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.19%) HL7
11 2 (0.074%) COBIT
System Software
1 121 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (1.56%) KVM
3 35 (1.30%) Docker
4 24 (0.89%) LXC
4 24 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.89%) Xen
5 15 (0.56%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.37%) vSphere
8 6 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
9 5 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.11%) Firmware
11 2 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.037%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.037%) iptables
12 1 (0.037%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 94 (3.50%) Puppet
2 60 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.97%) Nagios
4 23 (0.86%) Graphite
5 22 (0.82%) Ansible
6 19 (0.71%) Salt
7 10 (0.37%) Zenoss
8 8 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.30%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.26%) Kibana
10 6 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.22%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
11 4 (0.15%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.11%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.037%) Unicenter
13 1 (0.037%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.037%) Graylog
13 1 (0.037%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 427 (15.90%) Oracle
2 283 (10.54%) Microsoft
3 131 (4.88%) VMware
4 121 (4.51%) Google
5 91 (3.39%) IBM
6 78 (2.91%) SAP
7 58 (2.16%) Cisco
8 42 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 32 (1.19%) Green Hat
10 31 (1.15%) Xamarin
11 25 (0.93%) Facebook
11 25 (0.93%) hybris
12 24 (0.89%) HP
13 23 (0.86%) Adobe
13 23 (0.86%) Sybase
13 23 (0.86%) TIBCO
14 21 (0.78%) Rackspace
15 18 (0.67%) Apple
16 17 (0.63%) ATG
17 14 (0.52%) Twitter
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