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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 29 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 54 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.56% 1.77% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 2.24% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 45 10 14
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,375 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,250 £50,000
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
513 535 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.85% 78.91% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 400 453 315
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 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Stafford +10 18 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 12 £32,000 -
Cannock +2 7 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +10 4 £37,500 -33.33% 1
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 101 (77.10%) .NET
2 87 (66.41%) SQL Server
3 85 (64.89%) ASP.NET
4 81 (61.83%) SQL
5 71 (54.20%) HTML
5 71 (54.20%) CSS
6 70 (53.44%) C#
7 58 (44.27%) JavaScript
8 54 (41.22%) jQuery
9 52 (39.69%) Ajax
10 47 (35.88%) TDD
11 46 (35.11%) SOA
12 43 (32.82%) .NET Framework
13 41 (31.30%) VB.NET
14 39 (29.77%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (26.72%) Web Services
16 34 (25.95%) HTML5
17 32 (24.43%) Microsoft
18 31 (23.66%) CSS3
19 30 (22.90%) Unit Testing
19 30 (22.90%) N-Tier
20 29 (22.14%) XML
21 27 (20.61%) PHP
21 27 (20.61%) JIRA
22 26 (19.85%) AccuRev
22 26 (19.85%) XSLT
22 26 (19.85%) XHTML
22 26 (19.85%) Document Management
22 26 (19.85%) SEO
23 25 (19.08%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (3.05%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) Liferay
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Photoshop
1 13 (9.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (66.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (6.87%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.29%) Big Data
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.76%) DTS
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (20.61%) JIRA
2 15 (11.45%) Subversion
3 12 (9.16%) Ant
3 12 (9.16%) Phing
4 11 (8.40%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (6.87%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.11%) TeamCity
7 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.58%) MSTest
9 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.29%) Selenium
11 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.76%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.76%) Moq
11 1 (0.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 9 (6.87%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (5.34%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Finance
4 4 (3.05%) Automotive
5 2 (1.53%) Games
5 2 (1.53%) Electronics
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (79.39%) Developer
2 65 (49.62%) .NET Developer
3 21 (16.03%) Programmer
4 19 (14.50%) Junior
4 19 (14.50%) Junior Developer
5 17 (12.98%) Senior Developer
6 16 (12.21%) Software Engineer
6 16 (12.21%) PHP Developer
7 15 (11.45%) .NET Software Engineer
7 15 (11.45%) .NET Programmer
8 14 (10.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 14 (10.69%) Software Developer
9 12 (9.16%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Web Developer
11 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.63%) Agile .NET Developer
12 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET Programmer
12 9 (6.87%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (6.87%) Junior .NET Developer
12 9 (6.87%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (77.10%) .NET
2 85 (64.89%) ASP.NET
3 71 (54.20%) CSS
3 71 (54.20%) HTML
4 54 (41.22%) jQuery
5 52 (39.69%) Ajax
6 43 (32.82%) .NET Framework
7 35 (26.72%) Web Services
8 34 (25.95%) HTML5
9 31 (23.66%) CSS3
10 29 (22.14%) XML
11 26 (19.85%) XSLT
11 26 (19.85%) XHTML
12 21 (16.03%) WCF
13 20 (15.27%) REST
14 13 (9.92%) Sass
14 13 (9.92%) LESS
15 12 (9.16%) Backbone.js
16 11 (8.40%) WF
16 11 (8.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.90%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.29%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (2.29%) Open Source
3 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.53%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.53%) Firmware
4 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.76%) Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.88%) TDD
2 46 (35.11%) SOA
3 39 (29.77%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (22.90%) Unit Testing
5 26 (19.85%) Document Management
5 26 (19.85%) SEO
6 25 (19.08%) MVC
7 24 (18.32%) OO
8 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
9 20 (15.27%) OOP
10 11 (8.40%) Scrum
10 11 (8.40%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.87%) Information Management
12 7 (5.34%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (5.34%) Project Management
12 7 (5.34%) UML
13 6 (4.58%) Web Development
14 5 (3.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (3.82%) Usability Testing
14 5 (3.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 81 (61.83%) SQL
2 70 (53.44%) C#
3 58 (44.27%) JavaScript
4 41 (31.30%) VB.NET
5 27 (20.61%) PHP
6 17 (12.98%) Java
7 15 (11.45%) C++
8 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.29%) VB
9 2 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.53%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.53%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.76%) VB6
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.29%) ISEB
3 2 (1.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 32 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.85%) AccuRev
3 13 (9.92%) Adobe
4 12 (9.16%) Oracle
5 4 (3.05%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.53%) Infragistics
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago