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 22 July 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
22 Jul 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 686 394 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.45% 7.52% 6.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.21% 9.48% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 573 340 306
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4826 4155 4301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.53% 79.29% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3919 3596 3810
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +11 308 £42,500 +19.71% 30
Wiltshire +18 91 £37,500 - 20
Dorset -1 86 £41,250 -1.19% 11
Somerset +10 83 £45,000 +14.64% 12
Gloucestershire +12 72 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Devon +9 23 £34,500 -0.71% 5
Cornwall 0 1 £28,000 -24.32%
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 621 (46.10%) Java
2 462 (34.30%) Scrum
3 391 (29.03%) SQL
4 350 (25.98%) C#
5 328 (24.35%) Software Engineering
6 298 (22.12%) .NET
7 291 (21.60%) HTML
8 284 (21.08%) Spring
9 276 (20.49%) SQL Server
10 260 (19.30%) JavaScript
11 249 (18.49%) Degree
12 229 (17.00%) TDD
13 219 (16.26%) OO
14 215 (15.96%) Finance
15 214 (15.89%) CSS
16 202 (15.00%) XML
17 190 (14.11%) jQuery
18 186 (13.81%) ASP.NET
19 174 (12.92%) Web Services
20 168 (12.47%) Oracle
21 162 (12.03%) Linux
22 157 (11.66%) JUnit
23 155 (11.51%) PHP
24 149 (11.06%) MVC
24 149 (11.06%) Relational Database
25 148 (10.99%) MySQL
26 143 (10.62%) J2EE
26 143 (10.62%) Unit Testing
27 134 (9.95%) E-Commerce
28 132 (9.80%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (4.97%) WebLogic
2 52 (3.86%) Apache ServiceMix
3 42 (3.12%) WebSphere
4 39 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 33 (2.45%) IIS
6 32 (2.38%) Apache
7 21 (1.56%) CMS
8 12 (0.89%) Kentico
8 12 (0.89%) SharePoint
9 11 (0.82%) Drupal
9 11 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.74%) Node.js
10 10 (0.74%) Sitefinity
10 10 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.37%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.30%) WordPress
13 4 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 54 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (1.04%) MS Office
5 10 (0.74%) MS Project
6 7 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.074%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (2.15%) Shopify
1 29 (2.15%) Magento
2 10 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.45%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.074%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.074%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.71%) SaaS
2 20 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.38%) HTTP
2 32 (2.38%) Internet
3 28 (2.08%) Network Security
4 12 (0.89%) SAN
5 11 (0.82%) Firewall
6 10 (0.74%) VPN
6 10 (0.74%) DNS
7 9 (0.67%) SMTP
8 8 (0.59%) LAN
8 8 (0.59%) LDAP
9 6 (0.45%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.37%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.22%) DHCP
11 3 (0.22%) X.509
11 3 (0.22%) NAS
12 2 (0.15%) 4G
12 2 (0.15%) LTE
12 2 (0.15%) VoLTE
12 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 149 (11.06%) Relational Database
3 148 (10.99%) MySQL
4 114 (8.46%) RDBMS
5 60 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (2.45%) Hazelcast
7 27 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (1.86%) Big Data
9 23 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.56%) EDRMS
10 21 (1.56%) NoSQL
11 17 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.19%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.11%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 157 (11.66%) JUnit
2 92 (6.83%) Selenium
3 89 (6.61%) Eclipse
4 86 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 72 (5.35%) Maven
6 64 (4.75%) Visual Studio
7 56 (4.16%) Subversion
7 56 (4.16%) Jenkins
8 46 (3.41%) Ant
8 46 (3.41%) FitNesse
9 45 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 42 (3.12%) Eclipse RCP
11 38 (2.82%) WebDriver
12 36 (2.67%) JIRA
13 26 (1.93%) Cucumber
14 15 (1.11%) JMeter
15 14 (1.04%) SoapUI
15 14 (1.04%) PHPUnit
16 11 (0.82%) NetBeans
17 10 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 215 (15.96%) Finance
2 94 (6.98%) Retail
3 85 (6.31%) Banking
4 41 (3.04%) Back Office
5 40 (2.97%) Marketing
6 36 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.60%) French Language
8 24 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.41%) Games
10 18 (1.34%) Advertising
10 18 (1.34%) Publishing
11 14 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.97%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.89%) Electronics
14 8 (0.59%) Law
15 7 (0.52%) Local Government
16 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.45%) Legal
17 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.074%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 734 (54.49%) Developer
2 224 (16.63%) Java Developer
3 161 (11.95%) Software Engineer
4 148 (10.99%) Senior Developer
5 132 (9.80%) .NET Developer
6 130 (9.65%) Software Developer
7 127 (9.43%) Analyst
8 102 (7.57%) C# Developer
9 79 (5.86%) Java Software Engineer
10 75 (5.57%) Project Manager
11 71 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 61 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
12 61 (4.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 59 (4.38%) Business Analyst
14 53 (3.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 48 (3.56%) Architect
16 46 (3.41%) Lead Developer
16 46 (3.41%) Team Leader
17 43 (3.19%) PHP Developer
18 39 (2.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (22.12%) .NET
2 291 (21.60%) HTML
3 284 (21.08%) Spring
4 214 (15.89%) CSS
5 202 (15.00%) XML
6 190 (14.11%) jQuery
7 186 (13.81%) ASP.NET
8 174 (12.92%) Web Services
9 143 (10.62%) J2EE
10 101 (7.50%) HTML5
11 84 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (5.72%) Hibernate
13 76 (5.64%) RESTful
14 73 (5.42%) Java EE
15 65 (4.83%) Ajax
16 62 (4.60%) .NET Framework
17 50 (3.71%) OSGi
18 48 (3.56%) EJB
19 46 (3.41%) Servlets
20 45 (3.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 132 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 93 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 80 (5.94%) Open Source
4 73 (5.42%) Mobile App
5 69 (5.12%) N-Tier
6 49 (3.64%) Mathematics
7 40 (2.97%) Client/Server
8 39 (2.90%) Derivative
9 38 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (2.60%) SWIFT
11 34 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
12 29 (2.15%) iPhone
13 17 (1.26%) Digital Media
14 11 (0.82%) Social Media
15 10 (0.74%) DTV
16 8 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
16 8 (0.59%) Visualisation
17 7 (0.52%) Management Information System
18 5 (0.37%) Psychology
19 4 (0.30%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 162 (12.03%) Linux
2 91 (6.76%) Windows
3 80 (5.94%) UNIX
4 39 (2.90%) Android
5 26 (1.93%) CentOS
6 23 (1.71%) Fedora
7 20 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 20 (1.48%) Windows CE
8 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.22%) Debian
11 2 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (34.30%) Scrum
2 328 (24.35%) Software Engineering
3 229 (17.00%) TDD
4 219 (16.26%) OO
5 149 (11.06%) MVC
6 143 (10.62%) Unit Testing
7 134 (9.95%) E-Commerce
8 128 (9.50%) OOP
9 124 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
10 110 (8.17%) OOD
11 106 (7.87%) Waterfall
12 105 (7.80%) Web Development
13 96 (7.13%) Project Management
14 79 (5.86%) Test Automation
15 73 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
16 70 (5.20%) UML
17 66 (4.90%) Pair Programming
18 62 (4.60%) Software Testing
18 62 (4.60%) Automated Testing
19 54 (4.01%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 621 (46.10%) Java
2 391 (29.03%) SQL
3 350 (25.98%) C#
4 260 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 155 (11.51%) PHP
6 123 (9.13%) C++
7 89 (6.61%) C
8 63 (4.68%) PHP5
9 62 (4.60%) T-SQL
10 46 (3.41%) Ruby
11 45 (3.34%) Python
12 39 (2.90%) VB
13 29 (2.15%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.93%) VB.NET
15 22 (1.63%) Perl
16 16 (1.19%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.04%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.74%) Scala
19 8 (0.59%) XAML
20 7 (0.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 249 (18.49%) Degree
2 66 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.67%) ISEB
4 28 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 12 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.67%) MCSE
8 7 (0.52%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.52%) MCSA
8 7 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.37%) HND
10 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.22%) PhD
11 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.15%) MCITP
12 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.15%) MCP
13 1 (0.074%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (9.06%) QA
2 7 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 7 (0.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.52%) vSphere
5 2 (0.15%) qmail
Systems Management
1 21 (1.56%) Puppet
2 15 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.15%) YUM
4 2 (0.15%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 168 (12.47%) Oracle
2 128 (9.50%) Microsoft
3 87 (6.46%) hybris
4 60 (4.45%) JBoss
5 57 (4.23%) Zend
6 49 (3.64%) VMware
7 41 (3.04%) IBM
8 40 (2.97%) Google
9 30 (2.23%) BT
10 27 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 17 (1.26%) SAP
12 13 (0.97%) Telerik
13 10 (0.74%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.74%) HP
14 9 (0.67%) Adobe
15 8 (0.59%) TIBCO
16 6 (0.45%) Twitter
17 2 (0.15%) Tableau
17 2 (0.15%) Infor
17 2 (0.15%) CA
South West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £34000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 5% Bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Test and Verification Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Calico-Retail
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £39000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 4 days ago