The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 21 28 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.57% 5.32% 23.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 6.93% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 40
Average salary £33,000 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.93% -20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 202 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 81.66% 76.81% 81.62%
Number of salaries quoted 162 166 128
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £61,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 (65.91%) .NET
2 25 (56.82%) C#
3 24 (54.55%) SQL
4 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
5 21 (47.73%) CSS
5 21 (47.73%) HTML
6 20 (45.45%) VB.NET
7 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
7 19 (43.18%) MVC
8 17 (38.64%) XML
8 17 (38.64%) HTML5
9 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
10 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
11 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
13 8 (18.18%) Scrum
14 7 (15.91%) Games
14 7 (15.91%) WCF
14 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
14 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
14 7 (15.91%) Web Testing
15 6 (13.64%) Web Development
15 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
15 6 (13.64%) IIS
16 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
16 5 (11.36%) OO
16 5 (11.36%) Back Office
17 4 (9.09%) Project Management
17 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.91%) Games
2 5 (11.36%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 12 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Lead Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Tester
9 3 (6.82%) Flash Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Software Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Automation Tester
11 1 (2.27%) Hardware Tester
11 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
11 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 21 (47.73%) CSS
3 21 (47.73%) HTML
4 17 (38.64%) XML
4 17 (38.64%) HTML5
5 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (15.91%) WCF
7 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.09%) Apache Flex
9 3 (6.82%) Flash
9 3 (6.82%) DHTML
10 2 (4.55%) WF
11 1 (2.27%) LINQ
11 1 (2.27%) jQuery
11 1 (2.27%) PhoneGap
11 1 (2.27%) Laravel
11 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (2.27%) WinForms
11 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) MVC
2 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
3 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (18.18%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Web Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Web Development
7 5 (11.36%) OO
8 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.55%) SOA
10 2 (4.55%) Line Management
11 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) C#
2 24 (54.55%) SQL
3 20 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) ActionScript
5 3 (6.82%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) PMP
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle