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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1349 833 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.86% 16.43% 10.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.98% 20.13% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 760 548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5000 4138 4393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.02% 81.63% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4088 3561 3858
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 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 0 473 £45,000 +20.00% 66
Wiltshire +14 296 £39,750 +10.41% 31
Somerset +5 171 £42,500 +21.42% 26
Gloucestershire +19 139 £38,000 +1.33% 33
Dorset +1 139 £41,500 +3.75% 16
Devon +12 79 £35,000 +2.94% 23
Cornwall +3 5 £28,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1006 (37.47%) Scrum
2 946 (35.23%) Java
3 762 (28.38%) C#
4 715 (26.63%) .NET
5 673 (25.07%) TDD
6 630 (23.46%) JavaScript
7 606 (22.57%) HTML
8 604 (22.50%) SQL Server
9 512 (19.07%) SQL
10 501 (18.66%) CSS
11 483 (17.99%) MVC
12 475 (17.69%) ASP.NET
13 459 (17.09%) XML
14 401 (14.93%) Spring
15 397 (14.79%) Finance
16 391 (14.56%) Software Engineering
17 385 (14.34%) OO
18 372 (13.85%) Degree
19 326 (12.14%) jQuery
20 310 (11.55%) Oracle
21 302 (11.25%) Microsoft
22 295 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
23 290 (10.80%) Waterfall
24 275 (10.24%) Web Services
25 263 (9.80%) Linux
26 256 (9.53%) ASP.NET MVC
27 238 (8.86%) Project Management
28 229 (8.53%) C++
28 229 (8.53%) QA
29 228 (8.49%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 80 (2.98%) Node.js
2 67 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 58 (2.16%) Apache ServiceMix
4 57 (2.12%) WebLogic
5 56 (2.09%) IIS
6 54 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 44 (1.64%) WebSphere
8 38 (1.42%) Apache
9 32 (1.19%) CMS
10 26 (0.97%) Drupal
11 20 (0.74%) Joomla!
12 19 (0.71%) Alfresco
13 18 (0.67%) nginx
13 18 (0.67%) Umbraco
14 14 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.52%) WordPress
15 13 (0.48%) Gunicorn
15 13 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
17 8 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 142 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.46%) MS Office
3 49 (1.82%) Photoshop
4 38 (1.42%) MS Project
5 23 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.074%) InDesign
8 2 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.037%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 35 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.86%) Magento
3 15 (0.56%) Shopify
4 10 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.30%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.074%) SmartPlant
7 2 (0.074%) Summit
8 1 (0.037%) AWD
8 1 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.037%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.037%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.037%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.037%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.01%) SaaS
2 36 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.45%) GitHub
5 11 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.11%) Trello
9 2 (0.074%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.037%) Heroku
10 1 (0.037%) PaaS
10 1 (0.037%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (4.25%) Internet
2 46 (1.71%) HTTP
3 21 (0.78%) DNS
4 20 (0.74%) Firewall
4 20 (0.74%) VoIP
4 20 (0.74%) Network Security
5 19 (0.71%) 4G
5 19 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.71%) SAN
6 18 (0.67%) VPN
7 16 (0.60%) SS7
7 16 (0.60%) TCAP
7 16 (0.60%) INAP
7 16 (0.60%) IPv6
7 16 (0.60%) NFC
7 16 (0.60%) SIGTRAN
8 15 (0.56%) SMTP
8 15 (0.56%) IPv4
9 14 (0.52%) Wireless
10 9 (0.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 604 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 216 (8.04%) MySQL
3 197 (7.34%) Relational Database
4 131 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 109 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 100 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
7 71 (2.64%) NoSQL
8 63 (2.35%) Big Data
9 58 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 51 (1.90%) MongoDB
11 50 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 34 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 30 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 30 (1.12%) Hadoop
14 21 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (0.67%) Hazelcast
16 17 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.45%) Apache Accumulo
17 12 (0.45%) EDRMS
17 12 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 227 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 224 (8.34%) JUnit
3 166 (6.18%) Selenium
4 130 (4.84%) Visual Studio
5 128 (4.77%) Maven
6 124 (4.62%) Subversion
7 104 (3.87%) Eclipse
8 88 (3.28%) WebDriver
9 84 (3.13%) Ant
10 81 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 81 (3.02%) Jenkins
11 68 (2.53%) NUnit
12 60 (2.23%) Moq
13 59 (2.20%) Cucumber
14 56 (2.09%) Rhino Mocks
15 43 (1.60%) JIRA
16 35 (1.30%) MSTest
17 31 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
17 31 (1.15%) WATIR
18 30 (1.12%) FitNesse
General
1 397 (14.79%) Finance
2 154 (5.74%) Banking
2 154 (5.74%) Retail
3 147 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 83 (3.09%) Games
5 72 (2.68%) Back Office
6 68 (2.53%) Marketing
7 53 (1.97%) Electronics
8 50 (1.86%) Manufacturing
9 47 (1.75%) Advertising
10 36 (1.34%) Legal
11 34 (1.27%) French Language
12 26 (0.97%) Retail Banking
13 14 (0.52%) Law
14 13 (0.48%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.48%) Publishing
15 12 (0.45%) Local Government
16 10 (0.37%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 1443 (53.74%) Developer
2 426 (15.87%) Java Developer
3 367 (13.67%) Senior Developer
4 323 (12.03%) .NET Developer
5 299 (11.14%) Analyst
6 211 (7.86%) C# Developer
7 177 (6.59%) Project Manager
8 164 (6.11%) Software Developer
9 158 (5.88%) Software Engineer
10 155 (5.77%) Business Analyst
11 121 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
12 119 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
13 118 (4.39%) Architect
14 95 (3.54%) Test Analyst
15 91 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
16 90 (3.35%) PHP Developer
17 89 (3.31%) Tester
18 77 (2.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 74 (2.76%) Lead Developer
20 70 (2.61%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (26.63%) .NET
2 606 (22.57%) HTML
3 501 (18.66%) CSS
4 475 (17.69%) ASP.NET
5 459 (17.09%) XML
6 401 (14.93%) Spring
7 326 (12.14%) jQuery
8 275 (10.24%) Web Services
9 256 (9.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 220 (8.19%) HTML5
11 187 (6.96%) WCF
12 178 (6.63%) .NET Framework
13 177 (6.59%) RESTful
14 160 (5.96%) JSON
15 151 (5.62%) J2EE
16 144 (5.36%) Hibernate
17 108 (4.02%) SOAP
18 102 (3.80%) Ajax
19 96 (3.58%) WPF
20 94 (3.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 228 (8.49%) Computer Science
2 177 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (5.66%) Open Source
4 146 (5.44%) Mobile App
5 125 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
6 116 (4.32%) User Experience
7 70 (2.61%) N-Tier
8 68 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
9 66 (2.46%) Client/Server
10 64 (2.38%) Mathematics
11 56 (2.09%) iPhone
12 47 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 47 (1.75%) Derivative
13 45 (1.68%) Management Information System
14 41 (1.53%) GIS
15 35 (1.30%) RIA
16 33 (1.23%) Digital Media
17 31 (1.15%) Social Media
17 31 (1.15%) SWIFT
18 25 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 263 (9.80%) Linux
2 190 (7.08%) Windows
3 113 (4.21%) UNIX
4 108 (4.02%) Android
5 105 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 21 (0.78%) CentOS
7 20 (0.74%) Fedora
8 18 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 18 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 15 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 11 (0.41%) Windows CE
12 8 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
13 6 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.15%) VxWorks
16 3 (0.11%) Debian
17 2 (0.074%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1006 (37.47%) Scrum
2 673 (25.07%) TDD
3 483 (17.99%) MVC
4 391 (14.56%) Software Engineering
5 385 (14.34%) OO
6 295 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
7 290 (10.80%) Waterfall
8 238 (8.86%) Project Management
9 221 (8.23%) E-Commerce
9 221 (8.23%) Mentoring
10 209 (7.78%) Unit Testing
11 187 (6.96%) OOP
12 166 (6.18%) OOD
13 165 (6.15%) UML
14 162 (6.03%) BDD
15 145 (5.40%) Software Testing
16 140 (5.21%) PRINCE2
17 126 (4.69%) Web Development
18 121 (4.51%) Automated Testing
19 120 (4.47%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 946 (35.23%) Java
2 762 (28.38%) C#
3 630 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 512 (19.07%) SQL
5 229 (8.53%) C++
6 215 (8.01%) PHP
7 161 (6.00%) Ruby
8 159 (5.92%) C
9 116 (4.32%) Python
10 77 (2.87%) PHP5
11 72 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 72 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 56 (2.09%) VB
13 40 (1.49%) Objective-C
14 37 (1.38%) Perl
14 37 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 31 (1.15%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.01%) TypeScript
17 26 (0.97%) PL/SQL
18 19 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 372 (13.85%) Degree
2 143 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 123 (4.58%) ISEB
4 71 (2.64%) SC Cleared
5 62 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 39 (1.45%) ISTQB
8 37 (1.38%) DV Cleared
9 35 (1.30%) MCSD
10 28 (1.04%) MCP
11 25 (0.93%) MCAD
11 25 (0.93%) MCTS
12 13 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 10 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (0.34%) HND
15 8 (0.30%) Sun Certification
16 7 (0.26%) MCSE
16 7 (0.26%) MCSA
16 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (8.53%) QA
2 25 (0.93%) COBIT
3 15 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.45%) SLA
5 8 (0.30%) WAI
6 3 (0.11%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.074%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.074%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.037%) TickIT
System Software
1 50 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 15 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.30%) vSphere
5 7 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (0.74%) Puppet
2 18 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.37%) Nagios
4 9 (0.34%) logstash
5 6 (0.22%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.074%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.074%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.074%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.074%) SCCM
8 1 (0.037%) YUM
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 310 (11.55%) Oracle
2 302 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 98 (3.65%) Google
4 73 (2.72%) hybris
5 68 (2.53%) Zend
6 59 (2.20%) JBoss
7 54 (2.01%) VMware
8 47 (1.75%) Adobe
9 43 (1.60%) IBM
9 43 (1.60%) SAP
10 31 (1.15%) Red Hat
10 31 (1.15%) Apple
10 31 (1.15%) Facebook
11 24 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (0.63%) ESRI
13 15 (0.56%) Telerik
14 12 (0.45%) Sony
14 12 (0.45%) BT
14 12 (0.45%) Sitecore
14 12 (0.45%) Yahoo!
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £42000. per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + pension, private healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benfits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: From £25,500 to £46,000 per annum + bonuses depending upon experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tavistock, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday