The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 653 403 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.26% 7.49% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.08% 9.62% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 565 373 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
England

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 18 April 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 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
Bristol +2 301 £42,500 +16.43% 33
Gloucestershire +41 120 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Somerset +7 76 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Dorset +36 62 £40,000 +2.56% 11
Wiltshire +12 47 £39,000 +8.33% 8
Devon +7 28 £34,500 -8.00% 2
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 493 (39.92%) Java
2 427 (34.57%) SQL
3 406 (32.87%) C#
4 388 (31.42%) Scrum
5 377 (30.53%) .NET
6 332 (26.88%) SQL Server
7 317 (25.67%) Software Engineering
8 263 (21.30%) HTML
9 248 (20.08%) Finance
10 244 (19.76%) Spring
11 231 (18.70%) Degree
12 230 (18.62%) ASP.NET
13 222 (17.98%) OO
14 213 (17.25%) TDD
15 196 (15.87%) CSS
15 196 (15.87%) XML
16 191 (15.47%) JavaScript
17 187 (15.14%) Web Services
18 168 (13.60%) OOP
19 164 (13.28%) Microsoft
20 159 (12.87%) MVC
21 157 (12.71%) Linux
22 154 (12.47%) PHP
22 154 (12.47%) JUnit
23 151 (12.23%) Unit Testing
24 148 (11.98%) jQuery
25 146 (11.82%) Windows
26 138 (11.17%) Oracle
27 134 (10.85%) Retail
28 127 (10.28%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 60 (4.86%) WebLogic
2 50 (4.05%) Apache
3 41 (3.32%) WebSphere
4 34 (2.75%) CMS
5 29 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 27 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 25 (2.02%) Umbraco
8 24 (1.94%) Kentico
9 23 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
10 22 (1.78%) IIS
10 22 (1.78%) Sitefinity
11 10 (0.81%) Drupal
11 10 (0.81%) Node.js
12 9 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
12 9 (0.73%) OpenROAD
13 7 (0.57%) DNN
14 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.32%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.32%) WordPress
15 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.05%) MS Office
3 11 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.73%) MS Project
5 6 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.49%) FastStats
6 5 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.081%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 20 (1.62%) Magento
2 19 (1.54%) Shopify
3 4 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.081%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.43%) SaaS
2 14 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.49%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.18%) HTTP
2 29 (2.35%) Network Security
3 19 (1.54%) Internet
3 19 (1.54%) SMTP
4 18 (1.46%) Firewall
5 17 (1.38%) LDAP
6 15 (1.21%) Kerberos
6 15 (1.21%) SNMP
6 15 (1.21%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.13%) Ethernet
8 10 (0.81%) SAN
9 7 (0.57%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.40%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.40%) WAN
10 5 (0.40%) LAN
10 5 (0.40%) DNS
11 3 (0.24%) Wireless
11 3 (0.24%) VPN
12 2 (0.16%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 116 (9.39%) MySQL
3 100 (8.10%) Relational Database
4 79 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (5.99%) RDBMS
6 65 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (2.59%) Hazelcast
11 30 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (2.11%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.94%) NoSQL
14 22 (1.78%) EDRMS
15 21 (1.70%) MongoDB
15 21 (1.70%) Big Data
16 12 (0.97%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 154 (12.47%) JUnit
2 127 (10.28%) Selenium
3 107 (8.66%) Eclipse
4 99 (8.02%) Visual Studio
5 96 (7.77%) FitNesse
6 51 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 46 (3.72%) Git (software)
8 41 (3.32%) Eclipse RCP
9 34 (2.75%) Subversion
9 34 (2.75%) Maven
10 31 (2.51%) Ant
11 27 (2.19%) PHPUnit
11 27 (2.19%) JIRA
12 20 (1.62%) NUnit
13 18 (1.46%) Bugzilla
13 18 (1.46%) Jenkins
14 17 (1.38%) Trac
14 17 (1.38%) Cucumber
15 15 (1.21%) PEAR
16 12 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 248 (20.08%) Finance
2 134 (10.85%) Retail
3 81 (6.56%) Banking
4 61 (4.94%) Marketing
5 52 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.19%) Games
7 24 (1.94%) French Language
8 22 (1.78%) Publishing
9 19 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.13%) Back Office
11 14 (1.13%) Local Government
12 11 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.73%) Legal
14 8 (0.65%) Automotive
15 7 (0.57%) Advertising
16 5 (0.40%) Law
17 4 (0.32%) Electronics
18 3 (0.24%) Greek Language
18 3 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 654 (52.96%) Developer
2 189 (15.30%) Software Engineer
3 150 (12.15%) Software Developer
4 142 (11.50%) .NET Developer
5 125 (10.12%) Java Developer
6 113 (9.15%) Analyst
7 99 (8.02%) Senior Developer
8 96 (7.77%) C# Developer
9 73 (5.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 66 (5.34%) Java Software Engineer
11 60 (4.86%) ASP.NET Developer
12 57 (4.62%) Project Manager
13 52 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 52 (4.21%) Business Analyst
14 48 (3.89%) Architect
15 47 (3.81%) Web Developer
16 41 (3.32%) Test Analyst
17 39 (3.16%) Junior
17 39 (3.16%) Junior Developer
18 34 (2.75%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (30.53%) .NET
2 263 (21.30%) HTML
3 244 (19.76%) Spring
4 230 (18.62%) ASP.NET
5 196 (15.87%) CSS
5 196 (15.87%) XML
6 187 (15.14%) Web Services
7 148 (11.98%) jQuery
8 125 (10.12%) J2EE
9 93 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 89 (7.21%) Java EE
11 77 (6.23%) HTML5
12 73 (5.91%) RESTful
13 63 (5.10%) Hibernate
13 63 (5.10%) JSON
14 62 (5.02%) .NET Framework
15 52 (4.21%) WPF
16 51 (4.13%) Ajax
17 47 (3.81%) EJB
18 40 (3.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 124 (10.04%) Computer Science
2 78 (6.32%) Open Source
3 71 (5.75%) Mathematics
4 69 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (5.02%) N-Tier
6 59 (4.78%) Mobile App
7 42 (3.40%) Digital Media
8 33 (2.67%) iPhone
8 33 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
9 28 (2.27%) SWIFT
10 26 (2.11%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.30%) Derivative
12 15 (1.21%) Xbox
13 13 (1.05%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.89%) Social Media
16 10 (0.81%) Visualisation
17 8 (0.65%) BBC
18 5 (0.40%) Psychology
18 5 (0.40%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 157 (12.71%) Linux
2 146 (11.82%) Windows
3 69 (5.59%) UNIX
4 42 (3.40%) Android
5 34 (2.75%) Windows 8
6 33 (2.67%) Windows Phone
7 18 (1.46%) Solaris
8 15 (1.21%) CentOS
9 14 (1.13%) Windows CE
10 11 (0.89%) Fedora
11 7 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.081%) LynxOS
14 1 (0.081%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (31.42%) Scrum
2 317 (25.67%) Software Engineering
3 222 (17.98%) OO
4 213 (17.25%) TDD
5 168 (13.60%) OOP
6 159 (12.87%) MVC
7 151 (12.23%) Unit Testing
8 126 (10.20%) OOD
9 108 (8.74%) Web Development
10 105 (8.50%) E-Commerce
11 100 (8.10%) Product Management
12 82 (6.64%) Project Management
13 81 (6.56%) Waterfall
14 80 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
15 72 (5.83%) Test Automation
16 64 (5.18%) UML
17 56 (4.53%) V-Model
18 55 (4.45%) PRINCE2
18 55 (4.45%) Automated Testing
19 52 (4.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 493 (39.92%) Java
2 427 (34.57%) SQL
3 406 (32.87%) C#
4 191 (15.47%) JavaScript
5 154 (12.47%) PHP
6 106 (8.58%) T-SQL
7 105 (8.50%) C++
8 94 (7.61%) C
9 55 (4.45%) VB
10 52 (4.21%) Ruby
10 52 (4.21%) Python
11 51 (4.13%) VB.NET
12 44 (3.56%) PL/SQL
12 44 (3.56%) Perl
13 40 (3.24%) PHP5
14 18 (1.46%) XAML
15 17 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.30%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.13%) Scala
18 13 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 231 (18.70%) Degree
2 62 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.81%) ISEB
4 36 (2.91%) ISTQB
5 22 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.65%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.40%) MCSE
9 4 (0.32%) PMP
9 4 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.32%) MCP
9 4 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.24%) HND
10 3 (0.24%) MCSA
10 3 (0.24%) PhD
11 2 (0.16%) MCITP
11 2 (0.16%) MCTS
12 1 (0.081%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (7.94%) QA
2 11 (0.89%) SLA
3 7 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.24%) Basel II
5 2 (0.16%) JTAG
6 1 (0.081%) DO-178B
System Software
1 33 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.21%) qmail
4 8 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.65%) vSphere
5 2 (0.16%) NFS
5 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.081%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (2.35%) Puppet
2 23 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.21%) YUM
3 15 (1.21%) Zenoss
3 15 (1.21%) Nagios
4 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.081%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.081%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.081%) Cacti
5 1 (0.081%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 164 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 138 (11.17%) Oracle
3 99 (8.02%) hybris
4 58 (4.70%) JBoss
5 38 (3.08%) VMware
6 36 (2.91%) IBM
6 36 (2.91%) Zend
7 32 (2.59%) BT
8 26 (2.11%) Google
9 23 (1.86%) Sitecore
10 17 (1.38%) Telerik
11 15 (1.21%) Sun
12 11 (0.89%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.89%) Cognos
13 9 (0.73%) HP
14 6 (0.49%) Unica
14 6 (0.49%) Neolane
14 6 (0.49%) Tableau
15 4 (0.32%) SAP
15 4 (0.32%) TIBCO
Bristol, Somerset
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £42000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Intapeople
Salary: £70000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago