The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 53 62 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.65% 10.67% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 13.66% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 72
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 £26,800 £24,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 454 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.87% 78.14% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 376 399 326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Staffordshire region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 14 £34,000 -15.00% 3
Lichfield -1 9 £30,000 -36.84%
Burton-upon-Trent 0 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Stafford -6 5 £22,000 -37.14% 2
Tamworth -5 4 - - 2
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 92 (64.79%) C#
2 85 (59.86%) .NET
3 78 (54.93%) HTML
4 76 (53.52%) SQL
5 75 (52.82%) CSS
6 70 (49.30%) ASP.NET
7 61 (42.96%) MVC
8 58 (40.85%) SQL Server
9 49 (34.51%) jQuery
10 47 (33.10%) JavaScript
11 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
12 39 (27.46%) HTML5
13 34 (23.94%) VB.NET
14 32 (22.54%) .NET Framework
15 31 (21.83%) TDD
16 30 (21.13%) Ajax
17 29 (20.42%) XML
18 27 (19.01%) Scrum
19 25 (17.61%) OO
19 25 (17.61%) Web Development
20 24 (16.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 23 (16.20%) Degree
21 23 (16.20%) SOA
21 23 (16.20%) Web Services
22 22 (15.49%) Mentoring
23 21 (14.79%) QA
24 20 (14.08%) Software Testing
24 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
24 20 (14.08%) ISEB
25 19 (13.38%) MS Excel

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 12 (8.45%) CMS
2 5 (3.52%) IIS
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) Liferay
4 1 (0.70%) Node.js
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.04%) MySQL
4 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.70%) BODI
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.70%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.70%) DataStage
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.70%) Big Data
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.63%) Subversion
2 8 (5.63%) JIRA
3 7 (4.93%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.93%) Ant
4 6 (4.23%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.23%) Phing
5 5 (3.52%) NUnit
5 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.11%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.11%) Selenium
8 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.70%) Hudson
9 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.70%) Maven
9 1 (0.70%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.70%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (12.68%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Retail
3 6 (4.23%) Marketing
4 4 (2.82%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.82%) Games
4 4 (2.82%) Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (69.72%) Developer
2 44 (30.99%) .NET Developer
3 26 (18.31%) Senior Developer
4 25 (17.61%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.68%) Analyst
5 18 (12.68%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Programmer
6 13 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Test Analyst
7 12 (8.45%) Junior
7 12 (8.45%) Senior Web Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Junior Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Tester
9 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.63%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (4.93%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.93%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.93%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (59.86%) .NET
2 78 (54.93%) HTML
3 75 (52.82%) CSS
4 70 (49.30%) ASP.NET
5 49 (34.51%) jQuery
6 39 (27.46%) HTML5
7 32 (22.54%) .NET Framework
8 30 (21.13%) Ajax
9 29 (20.42%) XML
10 24 (16.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 23 (16.20%) Web Services
12 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (11.27%) CSS3
13 16 (11.27%) WCF
14 8 (5.63%) XSLT
15 7 (4.93%) Flash
15 7 (4.93%) REST
16 6 (4.23%) DOM
16 6 (4.23%) XHTML
16 6 (4.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) N-Tier
1 13 (9.15%) Computer Science
1 13 (9.15%) Visualisation
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.41%) Open Source
5 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.70%) Physics
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) Linux
1 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.96%) MVC
2 31 (21.83%) TDD
3 27 (19.01%) Scrum
4 25 (17.61%) Web Development
4 25 (17.61%) OO
5 23 (16.20%) SOA
6 22 (15.49%) Mentoring
7 20 (14.08%) Software Testing
8 17 (11.97%) OOP
9 15 (10.56%) Unit Testing
10 14 (9.86%) Analytics
10 14 (9.86%) Automated Testing
11 13 (9.15%) Data Visualisation
12 12 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (8.45%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.34%) SEO
14 8 (5.63%) Project Management
14 8 (5.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 92 (64.79%) C#
2 76 (53.52%) SQL
3 47 (33.10%) JavaScript
4 34 (23.94%) VB.NET
5 16 (11.27%) PHP
6 13 (9.15%) T-SQL
7 12 (8.45%) C++
8 7 (4.93%) Java
8 7 (4.93%) ActionScript
9 5 (3.52%) PHP5
10 4 (2.82%) VB
10 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.41%) XPath
12 1 (0.70%) C
12 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.70%) Fortran
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (16.20%) Degree
2 20 (14.08%) ISEB
3 15 (10.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (7.75%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.82%) MCSD
6 4 (2.82%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.11%) PMP
8 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.23%) Adobe
2 6 (4.23%) AccuRev
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.70%) Cognos
4 1 (0.70%) IBM
4 1 (0.70%) CA
4 1 (0.70%) Informatica
4 1 (0.70%) Ab Initio
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum , plus pension benefit
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 24 days ago