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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1317 911 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.94% 17.29% 10.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.70% 21.11% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 824 504
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
5124 4315 4184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.46% 81.88% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4208 3735 3640
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +1 436 £45,000 +20.00% 57
Wiltshire +14 265 £38,000 +1.33% 28
Somerset +6 202 £38,500 +5.47% 40
Gloucestershire +24 142 £40,000 +9.58% 58
Dorset -7 129 £40,000 - 32
Devon +4 88 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Cornwall -5 4 £38,750 +40.90%
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 968 (37.02%) Scrum
2 903 (34.53%) Java
3 788 (30.13%) C#
4 754 (28.83%) .NET
5 702 (26.85%) TDD
6 659 (25.20%) JavaScript
7 629 (24.05%) SQL Server
8 621 (23.75%) HTML
9 533 (20.38%) CSS
10 525 (20.08%) MVC
11 503 (19.24%) SQL
12 491 (18.78%) ASP.NET
13 466 (17.82%) XML
14 399 (15.26%) Finance
15 398 (15.22%) Spring
16 379 (14.49%) OO
17 354 (13.54%) Software Engineering
18 342 (13.08%) Degree
19 337 (12.89%) Oracle
20 318 (12.16%) jQuery
21 294 (11.24%) Waterfall
22 290 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
22 290 (11.09%) Microsoft
23 280 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
24 271 (10.36%) Web Services
25 243 (9.29%) HTML5
26 239 (9.14%) Linux
27 225 (8.60%) Git (software)
28 221 (8.45%) Project Management
29 220 (8.41%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 92 (3.52%) Node.js
2 63 (2.41%) Tomcat
3 53 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 52 (1.99%) JBoss
5 49 (1.87%) Apache ServiceMix
6 47 (1.80%) WebLogic
7 41 (1.57%) IIS
8 39 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 39 (1.49%) CMS
9 29 (1.11%) Apache
9 29 (1.11%) Joomla!
10 28 (1.07%) Alfresco
11 20 (0.76%) Umbraco
11 20 (0.76%) nginx
12 18 (0.69%) Drupal
13 15 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.50%) Gunicorn
15 12 (0.46%) WordPress
16 10 (0.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 134 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 58 (2.22%) MS Office
3 46 (1.76%) Photoshop
4 32 (1.22%) MS Project
5 22 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.15%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.076%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.076%) InDesign
10 1 (0.038%) Simulink
10 1 (0.038%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.038%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 30 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.69%) Magento
4 11 (0.42%) Shopify
5 8 (0.31%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.076%) SmartPlant
7 2 (0.076%) Summit
8 1 (0.038%) AWD
8 1 (0.038%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.038%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.038%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.038%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.76%) SaaS
2 40 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.46%) GitHub
5 9 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.11%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.11%) Trello
9 1 (0.038%) Office 365
9 1 (0.038%) PaaS
9 1 (0.038%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.82%) Internet
2 31 (1.19%) HTTP
3 23 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.65%) NFC
5 16 (0.61%) DNS
6 15 (0.57%) IPv4
6 15 (0.57%) IPv6
7 13 (0.50%) VoIP
8 11 (0.42%) VPN
8 11 (0.42%) SAN
8 11 (0.42%) Firewall
9 9 (0.34%) Wireless
10 8 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
10 8 (0.31%) SMTP
10 8 (0.31%) LAN
11 7 (0.27%) LDAP
12 5 (0.19%) FTP
12 5 (0.19%) DLNA
12 5 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (0.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 199 (7.61%) MySQL
3 177 (6.77%) Relational Database
4 118 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 114 (4.36%) RDBMS
6 103 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 79 (3.02%) NoSQL
8 57 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 54 (2.07%) Big Data
10 53 (2.03%) MongoDB
11 46 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (1.26%) Hadoop
13 31 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.54%) Hazelcast
18 13 (0.50%) Redis
19 12 (0.46%) Apache Accumulo
19 12 (0.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 225 (8.60%) Git (software)
2 213 (8.15%) JUnit
3 151 (5.77%) Selenium
4 147 (5.62%) Subversion
5 138 (5.28%) Visual Studio
6 122 (4.67%) Maven
7 121 (4.63%) Eclipse
8 84 (3.21%) Ant
8 84 (3.21%) WebDriver
9 79 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 79 (3.02%) NUnit
10 76 (2.91%) Jenkins
11 67 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
12 66 (2.52%) Moq
13 59 (2.26%) Cucumber
14 40 (1.53%) JIRA
15 38 (1.45%) SpecFlow
16 31 (1.19%) MSTest
17 27 (1.03%) TeamCity
18 26 (0.99%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 399 (15.26%) Finance
2 162 (6.20%) Banking
3 144 (5.51%) Retail
4 125 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 75 (2.87%) Games
6 63 (2.41%) Back Office
7 62 (2.37%) Marketing
8 55 (2.10%) Advertising
9 50 (1.91%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.84%) Electronics
11 29 (1.11%) French Language
12 26 (0.99%) Retail Banking
13 25 (0.96%) Legal
14 15 (0.57%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.54%) Publishing
16 13 (0.50%) Law
17 10 (0.38%) Local Government
18 9 (0.34%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
20 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1460 (55.83%) Developer
2 439 (16.79%) Java Developer
3 376 (14.38%) Senior Developer
4 324 (12.39%) .NET Developer
5 270 (10.33%) Analyst
6 212 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 163 (6.23%) Project Manager
8 153 (5.85%) Software Developer
9 149 (5.70%) Software Engineer
10 144 (5.51%) Business Analyst
11 128 (4.89%) Senior Java Developer
12 112 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
13 106 (4.05%) Architect
14 89 (3.40%) PHP Developer
14 89 (3.40%) Test Analyst
15 83 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
16 72 (2.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 71 (2.72%) Team Leader
18 70 (2.68%) Web Developer
19 67 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 754 (28.83%) .NET
2 621 (23.75%) HTML
3 533 (20.38%) CSS
4 491 (18.78%) ASP.NET
5 466 (17.82%) XML
6 398 (15.22%) Spring
7 318 (12.16%) jQuery
8 280 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 271 (10.36%) Web Services
10 243 (9.29%) HTML5
11 220 (8.41%) WCF
12 196 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 181 (6.92%) RESTful
14 159 (6.08%) JSON
15 151 (5.77%) Hibernate
16 145 (5.54%) J2EE
17 125 (4.78%) SOAP
18 113 (4.32%) AngularJS
19 101 (3.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 99 (3.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 208 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 150 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 143 (5.47%) Open Source
4 124 (4.74%) User Experience
4 124 (4.74%) Mobile App
5 113 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 74 (2.83%) N-Tier
7 69 (2.64%) Client/Server
8 65 (2.49%) Mathematics
9 59 (2.26%) Inversion of Control
10 51 (1.95%) iPhone
11 44 (1.68%) RIA
12 42 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 40 (1.53%) GIS
13 40 (1.53%) Derivative
14 38 (1.45%) Management Information System
15 34 (1.30%) Social Media
16 27 (1.03%) iPad
17 26 (0.99%) SWIFT
18 24 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 239 (9.14%) Linux
2 168 (6.42%) Windows
3 115 (4.40%) Android
4 112 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 105 (4.02%) UNIX
6 22 (0.84%) Windows Phone
7 18 (0.69%) CentOS
8 17 (0.65%) Fedora
9 15 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
9 15 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.31%) Windows CE
12 6 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.15%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.11%) Solaris
14 3 (0.11%) Debian
14 3 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 968 (37.02%) Scrum
2 702 (26.85%) TDD
3 525 (20.08%) MVC
4 379 (14.49%) OO
5 354 (13.54%) Software Engineering
6 294 (11.24%) Waterfall
7 290 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
8 221 (8.45%) Project Management
9 213 (8.15%) Unit Testing
10 209 (7.99%) E-Commerce
11 204 (7.80%) BDD
12 201 (7.69%) Mentoring
13 185 (7.07%) OOP
14 177 (6.77%) OOD
15 169 (6.46%) UML
16 143 (5.47%) Software Testing
17 138 (5.28%) PRINCE2
18 136 (5.20%) Kanban
19 129 (4.93%) Web Application Development
20 124 (4.74%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 903 (34.53%) Java
2 788 (30.13%) C#
3 659 (25.20%) JavaScript
4 503 (19.24%) SQL
5 216 (8.26%) C++
6 202 (7.72%) PHP
7 159 (6.08%) Ruby
8 142 (5.43%) C
9 106 (4.05%) Python
10 76 (2.91%) PHP5
11 74 (2.83%) T-SQL
12 66 (2.52%) VB.NET
13 48 (1.84%) VB
14 38 (1.45%) Objective-C
15 34 (1.30%) PL/SQL
16 31 (1.19%) Bash Shell
17 27 (1.03%) Shell Script
17 27 (1.03%) TypeScript
18 25 (0.96%) Perl
19 19 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 342 (13.08%) Degree
2 142 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 115 (4.40%) ISEB
4 87 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 50 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 40 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 33 (1.26%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.15%) MCSD
9 20 (0.76%) MCP
10 17 (0.65%) MCAD
10 17 (0.65%) MCTS
11 14 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 9 (0.34%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.31%) Sun Certification
16 7 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.23%) PMP
17 6 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (8.03%) QA
2 27 (1.03%) COBIT
3 13 (0.50%) WAI
4 12 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.42%) SLA
6 9 (0.34%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.076%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.076%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.038%) TickIT
8 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.38%) Firmware
3 9 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (0.92%) Puppet
2 19 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.34%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.23%) Nagios
5 5 (0.19%) logstash
6 4 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.11%) SCCM
8 2 (0.076%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.038%) YUM
9 1 (0.038%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 337 (12.89%) Oracle
2 290 (11.09%) Microsoft
3 99 (3.79%) Google
4 67 (2.56%) Zend
5 56 (2.14%) hybris
6 54 (2.07%) Adobe
7 43 (1.64%) Facebook
8 42 (1.61%) VMware
9 38 (1.45%) IBM
10 36 (1.38%) Apple
11 33 (1.26%) SAP
12 27 (1.03%) Red Hat
13 26 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (0.65%) ESRI
15 16 (0.61%) Yahoo!
15 16 (0.61%) Sony
16 15 (0.57%) Twitter
16 15 (0.57%) Sitecore
17 11 (0.42%) TIBCO
18 10 (0.38%) Telerik
Avon
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £470000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benifits, Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday