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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1315 1068 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.95% 20.22% 14.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.33% 24.74% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 917 711
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
4994 4317 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.75% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3640 3748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 517 £42,500 +6.25% 91
Gloucestershire -4 188 £45,000 +20.00% 20
Wiltshire +9 178 £40,000 - 19
Dorset -1 178 £40,000 - 21
Somerset +2 109 £35,000 -12.50% 38
Devon +5 87 £36,000 +11.62% 17
Cornwall -10 1 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 922 (36.66%) JavaScript
2 867 (34.47%) Scrum
3 861 (34.23%) C#
4 833 (33.12%) .NET
5 832 (33.08%) HTML
6 767 (30.50%) Java
7 741 (29.46%) CSS
8 669 (26.60%) SQL Server
9 606 (24.10%) TDD
10 565 (22.47%) MVC
11 557 (22.15%) ASP.NET
12 543 (21.59%) SQL
13 416 (16.54%) XML
14 407 (16.18%) Software Engineering
15 375 (14.91%) Finance
16 364 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 363 (14.43%) OO
18 349 (13.88%) Degree
19 337 (13.40%) Oracle
20 331 (13.16%) jQuery
21 325 (12.92%) Spring
22 307 (12.21%) HTML5
23 301 (11.97%) Waterfall
24 291 (11.57%) Microsoft
25 282 (11.21%) Web Services
26 268 (10.66%) WCF
27 258 (10.26%) MySQL
28 246 (9.78%) Linux
29 230 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
30 214 (8.51%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 143 (5.69%) Node.js
2 88 (3.50%) Tomcat
3 69 (2.74%) JBoss
4 66 (2.62%) CMS
5 64 (2.54%) Apache
6 59 (2.35%) SharePoint
7 56 (2.23%) IIS
8 39 (1.55%) WebLogic
9 30 (1.19%) WebSphere
10 25 (0.99%) Alfresco
11 23 (0.91%) ColdFusion
12 18 (0.72%) Joomla!
12 18 (0.72%) Drupal
13 16 (0.64%) Umbraco
13 16 (0.64%) WordPress
14 15 (0.60%) nginx
15 14 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
16 13 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
18 11 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 129 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 31 (1.23%) MS Project
4 23 (0.91%) MS Office
4 23 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.28%) RoboHelp
7 4 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.12%) XMetaL
8 3 (0.12%) InDesign
9 2 (0.080%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.080%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.040%) FastStats
10 1 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.040%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.040%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 27 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.48%) Magento
5 11 (0.44%) Summit
6 8 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.040%) SmartPlant
9 1 (0.040%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.040%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 1 (0.040%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.040%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 1 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.040%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (1.87%) SaaS
3 37 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.56%) PaaS
7 12 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.44%) Google App Engine
9 7 (0.28%) HP Helion
10 6 (0.24%) GitHub
11 4 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.12%) Trello
13 2 (0.080%) Office 365
14 1 (0.040%) LucidChart
14 1 (0.040%) IaaS
14 1 (0.040%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.040%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.14%) Internet
2 67 (2.66%) HTTP
3 47 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.95%) Firewall
5 17 (0.68%) DNS
6 12 (0.48%) SNMP
6 12 (0.48%) LDAP
7 10 (0.40%) DLNA
8 8 (0.32%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.28%) SMTP
9 7 (0.28%) DHCP
9 7 (0.28%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.20%) WAN
10 5 (0.20%) LAN
10 5 (0.20%) IMAP
10 5 (0.20%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.16%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.080%) MPLS
12 2 (0.080%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 669 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 258 (10.26%) MySQL
3 112 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
4 108 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 97 (3.86%) NoSQL
6 88 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 83 (3.30%) MongoDB
8 59 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 54 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 46 (1.83%) Big Data
11 43 (1.71%) Oracle Database
12 39 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 32 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (1.19%) Hadoop
14 30 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (0.40%) Redis
19 9 (0.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 213 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 176 (7.00%) JUnit
3 161 (6.40%) Subversion
4 126 (5.01%) Visual Studio
5 116 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 106 (4.21%) Eclipse
6 106 (4.21%) NUnit
7 101 (4.02%) Selenium
8 100 (3.98%) Maven
9 75 (2.98%) JIRA
9 75 (2.98%) Jenkins
10 67 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
11 58 (2.31%) Ant
12 43 (1.71%) Moq
13 42 (1.67%) Cucumber
14 41 (1.63%) WebDriver
15 30 (1.19%) MSTest
16 28 (1.11%) PHPUnit
17 27 (1.07%) SpecFlow
18 24 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 375 (14.91%) Finance
2 155 (6.16%) Banking
3 146 (5.81%) Retail
4 94 (3.74%) Marketing
5 93 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 85 (3.38%) Advertising
7 53 (2.11%) Aerospace
7 53 (2.11%) Military
8 43 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 39 (1.55%) Games
10 30 (1.19%) Electronics
11 27 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.83%) Law
13 19 (0.76%) Back Office
14 16 (0.64%) Legal
15 14 (0.56%) Multimedia
15 14 (0.56%) General Ledger
16 13 (0.52%) Avionics
17 11 (0.44%) French Language
18 6 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1368 (54.39%) Developer
2 382 (15.19%) .NET Developer
3 326 (12.96%) Java Developer
4 290 (11.53%) Senior Developer
5 231 (9.18%) Analyst
6 200 (7.95%) Software Engineer
7 159 (6.32%) C# Developer
8 150 (5.96%) Project Manager
9 134 (5.33%) Software Developer
10 132 (5.25%) Business Analyst
11 107 (4.25%) Web Developer
12 105 (4.17%) Architect
13 101 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
14 83 (3.30%) PHP Developer
15 79 (3.14%) Test Analyst
16 76 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
17 71 (2.82%) Team Leader
17 71 (2.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 69 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
19 63 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 833 (33.12%) .NET
2 832 (33.08%) HTML
3 741 (29.46%) CSS
4 557 (22.15%) ASP.NET
5 416 (16.54%) XML
6 364 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 331 (13.16%) jQuery
8 325 (12.92%) Spring
9 307 (12.21%) HTML5
10 282 (11.21%) Web Services
11 268 (10.66%) WCF
12 212 (8.43%) .NET Framework
13 191 (7.59%) AngularJS
14 185 (7.36%) Hibernate
15 157 (6.24%) Ajax
15 157 (6.24%) JSON
16 154 (6.12%) J2EE
17 149 (5.92%) RESTful
18 143 (5.69%) SOAP
19 142 (5.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 196 (7.79%) Computer Science
2 195 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 160 (6.36%) Open Source
4 106 (4.21%) User Experience
5 103 (4.10%) Mathematics
6 64 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 63 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 46 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 42 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 38 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
11 32 (1.27%) Social Media
11 32 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 30 (1.19%) Visualisation
13 29 (1.15%) Social Network
14 25 (0.99%) iPhone
15 24 (0.95%) Physics
16 20 (0.80%) RIA
17 19 (0.76%) Data Structures
17 19 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 18 (0.72%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 246 (9.78%) Linux
2 209 (8.31%) Windows
3 84 (3.34%) Android
4 81 (3.22%) UNIX
5 55 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (0.95%) Windows Phone
8 21 (0.83%) Solaris
9 19 (0.76%) CentOS
10 11 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.40%) Windows Phone 7
12 8 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.24%) Fedora
14 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.20%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (34.47%) Scrum
2 606 (24.10%) TDD
3 565 (22.47%) MVC
4 407 (16.18%) Software Engineering
5 363 (14.43%) OO
6 301 (11.97%) Waterfall
7 230 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
8 212 (8.43%) Project Management
9 205 (8.15%) Mentoring
10 192 (7.63%) BDD
11 191 (7.59%) E-Commerce
12 182 (7.24%) Web Application Development
13 168 (6.68%) Kanban
14 164 (6.52%) PRINCE2
15 157 (6.24%) OOP
16 144 (5.73%) OOD
17 143 (5.69%) Software Testing
18 132 (5.25%) UML
19 126 (5.01%) Web Development
20 119 (4.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 922 (36.66%) JavaScript
2 861 (34.23%) C#
3 767 (30.50%) Java
4 543 (21.59%) SQL
5 214 (8.51%) PHP
6 206 (8.19%) C++
7 131 (5.21%) Python
8 127 (5.05%) C
9 126 (5.01%) Ruby
10 106 (4.21%) T-SQL
11 95 (3.78%) Perl
12 68 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 59 (2.35%) VB.NET
14 51 (2.03%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.47%) PHP5
16 34 (1.35%) VB
17 24 (0.95%) Objective-C
18 19 (0.76%) Groovy
18 19 (0.76%) PowerShell
18 19 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 349 (13.88%) Degree
2 174 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 101 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 92 (3.66%) ISEB
5 75 (2.98%) DV Cleared
6 45 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 41 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 31 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.36%) MCSD
12 8 (0.32%) PhD
13 7 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.28%) PMP
13 7 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 6 (0.24%) MBA
15 5 (0.20%) MCP
16 4 (0.16%) RHCSA
16 4 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (6.32%) QA
2 21 (0.83%) WAI
3 20 (0.80%) DO-178B
4 19 (0.76%) SLA
5 16 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.44%) ISO 14001
7 9 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.24%) COBIT
9 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.12%) WCAG
11 2 (0.080%) HL7
11 2 (0.080%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.48%) KVM
4 11 (0.44%) Docker
4 11 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.28%) qmail
6 6 (0.24%) vSphere
6 6 (0.24%) Xen
6 6 (0.24%) LXC
7 2 (0.080%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.080%) Firmware
8 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 67 (2.66%) Puppet
2 39 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.68%) Graphite
4 16 (0.64%) Nagios
5 15 (0.60%) Zenoss
6 9 (0.36%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.28%) yum
8 3 (0.12%) SCCM
8 3 (0.12%) Ansible
9 2 (0.080%) logstash
9 2 (0.080%) Salt
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (0.080%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.040%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.040%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 337 (13.40%) Oracle
2 291 (11.57%) Microsoft
3 69 (2.74%) Google
4 48 (1.91%) Facebook
5 43 (1.71%) VMware
6 35 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 29 (1.15%) Zend
8 28 (1.11%) hybris
9 26 (1.03%) Adobe
10 25 (0.99%) SAP
11 24 (0.95%) IBM
11 24 (0.95%) Twitter
12 19 (0.76%) Cisco
13 16 (0.64%) Sybase
13 16 (0.64%) Apple
14 15 (0.60%) HP
14 15 (0.60%) Sitecore
15 13 (0.52%) TIBCO
15 13 (0.52%) Toshiba
16 11 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27k
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago