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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 698 398 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.38% 7.60% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.17% 9.57% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 581 344 304
Average salary £41,575 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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
4925 4157 4278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.33% 79.35% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3583 3784
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 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 28 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 +11 306 £42,500 +20.56% 32
Wiltshire +21 103 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Dorset +3 86 £41,250 -8.33% 15
Somerset +12 83 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Gloucestershire +13 69 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Devon +6 24 £34,500 -0.71% 7
Cornwall +2 2 £27,750 -25.00%
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 610 (45.80%) Java
2 462 (34.68%) Scrum
3 381 (28.60%) SQL
4 344 (25.83%) C#
5 323 (24.25%) Software Engineering
6 289 (21.70%) .NET
7 287 (21.55%) HTML
8 281 (21.10%) Spring
9 267 (20.05%) SQL Server
10 260 (19.52%) JavaScript
11 243 (18.24%) Degree
12 230 (17.27%) TDD
13 215 (16.14%) OO
14 210 (15.77%) CSS
15 207 (15.54%) Finance
16 203 (15.24%) XML
17 181 (13.59%) jQuery
18 180 (13.51%) ASP.NET
19 166 (12.46%) Web Services
20 164 (12.31%) Oracle
21 159 (11.94%) Linux
22 154 (11.56%) PHP
23 151 (11.34%) JUnit
24 147 (11.04%) MySQL
25 146 (10.96%) Relational Database
26 143 (10.74%) MVC
27 141 (10.59%) J2EE
27 141 (10.59%) Unit Testing
28 130 (9.76%) Computer Science
28 130 (9.76%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 65 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 52 (3.90%) Apache ServiceMix
3 40 (3.00%) WebSphere
4 39 (2.93%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.55%) IIS
6 31 (2.33%) Apache
7 19 (1.43%) CMS
8 11 (0.83%) Kentico
8 11 (0.83%) Drupal
8 11 (0.83%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.68%) Node.js
10 9 (0.68%) Sitefinity
10 9 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.30%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.30%) WordPress
12 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (1.13%) MS Office
5 10 (0.75%) MS Project
6 7 (0.53%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (2.03%) Magento
1 27 (2.03%) Shopify
2 10 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.53%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.075%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.60%) SaaS
2 20 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.28%) HTTP
2 32 (2.40%) Internet
3 28 (2.10%) Network Security
4 12 (0.90%) SAN
5 10 (0.75%) Firewall
5 10 (0.75%) VPN
5 10 (0.75%) DNS
6 8 (0.60%) LAN
6 8 (0.60%) SMTP
7 7 (0.53%) LDAP
8 6 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.30%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.23%) NAS
10 3 (0.23%) DHCP
10 3 (0.23%) WAN
10 3 (0.23%) X.509
11 2 (0.15%) 3G
11 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.15%) IPsec
11 2 (0.15%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (20.05%) SQL Server
2 147 (11.04%) MySQL
3 146 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 110 (8.26%) RDBMS
5 59 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (2.33%) Hazelcast
7 26 (1.95%) Big Data
8 25 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (1.73%) Hadoop
10 22 (1.65%) NoSQL
11 20 (1.50%) EDRMS
12 16 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.13%) MongoDB
14 13 (0.98%) Oracle Database
14 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 151 (11.34%) JUnit
2 92 (6.91%) Selenium
3 90 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 86 (6.46%) Eclipse
5 76 (5.71%) Maven
6 60 (4.50%) Visual Studio
7 58 (4.35%) Subversion
8 57 (4.28%) Jenkins
9 49 (3.68%) Ant
10 45 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 43 (3.23%) WebDriver
12 42 (3.15%) FitNesse
13 39 (2.93%) Eclipse RCP
14 36 (2.70%) JIRA
15 25 (1.88%) Cucumber
16 16 (1.20%) JMeter
17 14 (1.05%) NetBeans
17 14 (1.05%) SoapUI
17 14 (1.05%) PHPUnit
18 12 (0.90%) WATIR
General
1 207 (15.54%) Finance
2 91 (6.83%) Retail
3 85 (6.38%) Banking
4 42 (3.15%) Back Office
5 35 (2.63%) Marketing
5 35 (2.63%) French Language
6 33 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 19 (1.43%) Games
9 18 (1.35%) Advertising
10 17 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 16 (1.20%) Publishing
12 14 (1.05%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.98%) Electronics
14 8 (0.60%) Law
15 6 (0.45%) Legal
15 6 (0.45%) Local Government
16 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.075%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 725 (54.43%) Developer
2 227 (17.04%) Java Developer
3 150 (11.26%) Software Engineer
4 148 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 131 (9.83%) Analyst
6 126 (9.46%) .NET Developer
7 125 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 100 (7.51%) C# Developer
9 76 (5.71%) Project Manager
10 75 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 66 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 62 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 59 (4.43%) Business Analyst
14 58 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
15 50 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 48 (3.60%) Lead Developer
17 47 (3.53%) Team Leader
18 46 (3.45%) Architect
19 44 (3.30%) PHP Developer
20 40 (3.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (21.70%) .NET
2 287 (21.55%) HTML
3 281 (21.10%) Spring
4 210 (15.77%) CSS
5 203 (15.24%) XML
6 181 (13.59%) jQuery
7 180 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 166 (12.46%) Web Services
9 141 (10.59%) J2EE
10 99 (7.43%) HTML5
11 80 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (5.78%) Hibernate
13 76 (5.71%) RESTful
14 70 (5.26%) Java EE
15 66 (4.95%) Ajax
16 61 (4.58%) .NET Framework
17 50 (3.75%) OSGi
18 47 (3.53%) EJB
19 45 (3.38%) Servlets
20 44 (3.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 130 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 89 (6.68%) Enterprise Software
3 79 (5.93%) Open Source
4 76 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 66 (4.95%) N-Tier
6 46 (3.45%) Mathematics
7 39 (2.93%) Derivative
7 39 (2.93%) Client/Server
8 38 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (2.55%) SWIFT
10 33 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
11 29 (2.18%) iPhone
12 14 (1.05%) Digital Media
13 11 (0.83%) Social Media
14 10 (0.75%) DTV
15 9 (0.68%) Visualisation
16 8 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
17 7 (0.53%) Management Information System
18 5 (0.38%) Psychology
18 5 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 159 (11.94%) Linux
2 86 (6.46%) Windows
3 80 (6.01%) UNIX
4 40 (3.00%) Android
5 24 (1.80%) CentOS
6 21 (1.58%) Fedora
7 19 (1.43%) Windows CE
8 18 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.23%) Debian
13 2 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (34.68%) Scrum
2 323 (24.25%) Software Engineering
3 230 (17.27%) TDD
4 215 (16.14%) OO
5 143 (10.74%) MVC
6 141 (10.59%) Unit Testing
7 130 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 123 (9.23%) OOP
10 107 (8.03%) Waterfall
11 105 (7.88%) Web Development
12 104 (7.81%) OOD
13 97 (7.28%) Project Management
14 77 (5.78%) Test Automation
15 73 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 69 (5.18%) UML
17 68 (5.11%) Pair Programming
18 67 (5.03%) Software Testing
19 56 (4.20%) Automated Testing
20 55 (4.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 610 (45.80%) Java
2 381 (28.60%) SQL
3 344 (25.83%) C#
4 260 (19.52%) JavaScript
5 154 (11.56%) PHP
6 125 (9.38%) C++
7 90 (6.76%) C
8 62 (4.65%) PHP5
9 55 (4.13%) T-SQL
10 48 (3.60%) Ruby
11 46 (3.45%) Python
12 39 (2.93%) VB
13 25 (1.88%) VB.NET
13 25 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 23 (1.73%) Perl
15 17 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.13%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.83%) Scala
18 8 (0.60%) Golang
19 7 (0.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 243 (18.24%) Degree
2 66 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.08%) ISEB
4 28 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.73%) ISTQB
6 12 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.60%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.60%) MCSE
9 7 (0.53%) MCSA
10 5 (0.38%) HND
11 3 (0.23%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.23%) MCP
11 3 (0.23%) PhD
11 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.075%) MCITP
13 1 (0.075%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (9.08%) QA
2 7 (0.53%) SLA
3 6 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.53%) vSphere
4 7 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.075%) qmail
Systems Management
1 21 (1.58%) Puppet
2 15 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.075%) YUM
4 1 (0.075%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.075%) Nagios
Vendors
1 164 (12.31%) Oracle
2 121 (9.08%) Microsoft
3 82 (6.16%) hybris
4 58 (4.35%) JBoss
5 55 (4.13%) Zend
6 48 (3.60%) VMware
7 40 (3.00%) IBM
7 40 (3.00%) Google
8 29 (2.18%) BT
9 26 (1.95%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.35%) SAP
11 11 (0.83%) Telerik
12 10 (0.75%) HP
13 9 (0.68%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.68%) Adobe
14 8 (0.60%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.45%) Twitter
16 3 (0.23%) Sun
17 2 (0.15%) CA
17 2 (0.15%) Cisco
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £34000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Somerset
The UK Hydrographic Office
Posted: 10 hours ago
Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £36,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 days ago