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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 84 51 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.63% 7.94% 14.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.81% 10.60% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80 51 66
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
567 481 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.53% 74.92% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 450 401 322
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 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 23 September 2014.

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 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 19 £33,000 +3.93%
Stafford +1 15 £32,500 +58.53% 3
Cannock -2 15 £35,000 -19.07% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £32,000 - 1
Tamworth - 2 £39,250 - 1
Rugeley - 1 £41,572 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 171 (68.95%) .NET
2 153 (61.69%) SQL
3 143 (57.66%) ASP.NET
4 142 (57.26%) C#
5 127 (51.21%) HTML
5 127 (51.21%) CSS
6 112 (45.16%) SQL Server
7 96 (38.71%) Microsoft
8 83 (33.47%) VB.NET
9 81 (32.66%) MVC
10 73 (29.44%) HTML5
11 71 (28.63%) JavaScript
12 66 (26.61%) XML
13 65 (26.21%) Ajax
14 63 (25.40%) jQuery
14 63 (25.40%) SOA
15 62 (25.00%) .NET Framework
16 55 (22.18%) TDD
17 54 (21.77%) Web Services
18 42 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
19 38 (15.32%) N-Tier
19 38 (15.32%) Degree
20 35 (14.11%) WCF
21 34 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
21 34 (13.71%) CSS3
22 33 (13.31%) Unit Testing
23 32 (12.90%) Finance
23 32 (12.90%) Mentoring
24 31 (12.50%) OO
24 31 (12.50%) Web Development

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 18 (7.26%) IIS
2 3 (1.21%) SAS
3 2 (0.81%) Drupal
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Liferay
4 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.66%) Photoshop
3 16 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) MS Office
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) HTTP
2 2 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.44%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.61%) Big Data
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.81%) MySQL
11 1 (0.40%) DTS
11 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (11.29%) JIRA
2 21 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 18 (7.26%) Subversion
5 15 (6.05%) Ant
5 15 (6.05%) Phing
6 14 (5.65%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.42%) MSTest
8 5 (2.02%) Selenium
8 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.61%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.81%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.40%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.40%) Moq
12 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 32 (12.90%) Finance
2 10 (4.03%) Retail
3 8 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.82%) Games
5 5 (2.02%) Back Office
5 5 (2.02%) Automotive
6 3 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (0.81%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 174 (70.16%) Developer
2 115 (46.37%) .NET Developer
3 41 (16.53%) C# Developer
3 41 (16.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 40 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (12.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (11.69%) Analyst
7 28 (11.29%) Agile .NET Developer
8 27 (10.89%) Web Developer
9 26 (10.48%) Senior Developer
10 23 (9.27%) Programmer
11 21 (8.47%) Junior
12 19 (7.66%) Software Engineer
12 19 (7.66%) Junior Developer
13 17 (6.85%) .NET Software Engineer
13 17 (6.85%) .NET Programmer
13 17 (6.85%) Project Manager
13 17 (6.85%) Test Analyst
13 17 (6.85%) Agile C# Developer
14 15 (6.05%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (68.95%) .NET
2 143 (57.66%) ASP.NET
3 127 (51.21%) CSS
3 127 (51.21%) HTML
4 73 (29.44%) HTML5
5 66 (26.61%) XML
6 65 (26.21%) Ajax
7 63 (25.40%) jQuery
8 62 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 54 (21.77%) Web Services
10 42 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (14.11%) WCF
12 34 (13.71%) CSS3
13 29 (11.69%) XSLT
14 26 (10.48%) XHTML
15 19 (7.66%) REST
16 16 (6.45%) Sass
16 16 (6.45%) LESS
17 15 (6.05%) Backbone.js
18 14 (5.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.32%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.03%) Visualisation
3 7 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.02%) Open Source
5 4 (1.61%) User Experience
5 4 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (0.81%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.81%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.48%) Windows
2 5 (2.02%) UNIX
3 3 (1.21%) Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Debian
4 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.81%) Android
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (32.66%) MVC
2 63 (25.40%) SOA
3 55 (22.18%) TDD
4 34 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (13.31%) Unit Testing
6 32 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 31 (12.50%) Web Development
7 31 (12.50%) OO
8 27 (10.89%) Scrum
9 26 (10.48%) Document Management
9 26 (10.48%) SEO
10 25 (10.08%) Software Engineering
11 21 (8.47%) PRINCE2
12 19 (7.66%) Project Management
13 17 (6.85%) Business Analysis
13 17 (6.85%) Automated Testing
14 16 (6.45%) Software Testing
14 16 (6.45%) Service Management
15 15 (6.05%) ITIL
15 15 (6.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 153 (61.69%) SQL
2 142 (57.26%) C#
3 83 (33.47%) VB.NET
4 71 (28.63%) JavaScript
5 27 (10.89%) PHP
6 18 (7.26%) C++
7 16 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.05%) Java
9 8 (3.23%) VB
10 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.21%) XPath
11 3 (1.21%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (1.21%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.81%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.81%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.81%) C
13 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (15.32%) Degree
2 15 (6.05%) ISEB
3 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.63%) MCSD
3 9 (3.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (3.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) PMP
6 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.48%) AccuRev
3 17 (6.85%) Oracle
4 16 (6.45%) Adobe
5 3 (1.21%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.21%) Teradata
6 2 (0.81%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.81%) Talend
7 1 (0.40%) CA
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £380 - £400 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 14 days ago